Beauregard Parish Online Research Services
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BookBrowse is an online magazine for booklovers - including reviews, previews,
"behind the book" backstories, author interviews, reading guides, and much more.
The NextReads Newsletters, offered by Library Aware, provides a currated list
of new books worth examining in various genres. Titles are linked to our Online
Card Catalog, so you can easily see if we have a copy, and if so request it
should you like the looks of it. Newsletters come weekly, bimonthly, or
monthly, depending on the specific list.
Subscribe to an online book club and read the latest books in your email.
The Gale Virtual Reference Library contains a large collection of e-books on
a number of non-fiction topics. The left link is to the collection selected and
funded by the Beauregard Parish Library, the right link is to the
collection selected and funded by the State Library.
Online version of the renowned encyclopedia. Available in French and Spanish.
Global Road Warrior has extensive profiles for over 170 countries. The
information is perfect for countries of the world reports, but it includes
details that are not often found in other places. For example, with Global
Road Warrior, a user can find a basic introduction to a country's language,
profiles of typical food with recipes, business and social culture
pieces, and more.
Finance and Investing
The uncontested authority in reliable, unbiased information, Value Line puts
you in the driver’s seat with accurate and insightful investment research on
companies, industries, markets and economies.
Digitized from the popular UMI Genealogy and Local History collection on
microfiche, this online database is an essential collection of unique material
for both genealogical hobbyists and professionals.
1790-1940 U.S. Census records plus thousands of other family history and
Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General
forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.
Provides online full text from EBSCO for many of the top consumer legal
reference books and contains more than 310 full-text publications and thousands
of legal forms.
The Columbia Granger’s World of Poetry contains 250,000 poems in full text and
450,000 citations, numbers that will continually expand with each update. The
poems in full text are the most widely-read in the English language, as well as
in Spanish, French, German, and Italian.