Databases Accessible to Patrons
No password is needed to search these databases while in the building:
Databases with an asterisk (*) indicate that you can also search at home if you have a library card with us.
Marketing database similar to ReferenceUSA–business addresses, personal addresses, etc
Ancestry Library Edition
A genealogical tool that contains 1.5 billion names in over 4000 databases, including the United States Census and the Social Security Death Index
Online access to the Clarion-Ledger from 2002-present
Business database that contains detailed demographic estimates, consumer expenditure, and retail sales information customizable by state, county, city, and zip.
Heritage Quest *
Genealogical database that contains not only the U.S. Census information, but also articles from historical journals and information from the Freedman’s Bank
Full-text newspaper database covering 34 local and national newspapers
Sanborn Maps *
Digital versions of Mississippi fire insurance maps
Password is required to search these databases–ask staff for assistance
Fulltext Sources Online
An index that provides information on which databases contain certain periodicals.
Downloadable Mississippi-specific legal forms, such as divorce, name changes, lease agreements, power of attorney, wills, and more.
An index of journal articles and book chapters in the field of library and information science from 1905-1983.
Online version of the most authoritative English dictionary in the world; contains etymological and first usage information as well
Foreign TV programming from around the world; provides other foreign language resources, lessons, and learning materials.
Information desk staff on second floor must search the following for you:
Cases, rulings, and law review articles for Federal and state cases.
An exhaustive file of North American trademark information, consisting of U.S. federal and state trademarks, extensive common law files, and Canadian records.
Provides titles—at 3 recommendation levels—of the most highly-recommended reference and non-fiction books for adults.(Click “EBSCOhost web” and scroll to the bottom of the list)
Toll Free: 1-877-KWIK-REF (1-877-594-5733)