Databases

To access databases from home you will be asked to enter your library card number.

iCONN Databases Databases from the Connecticut State Library for any Connecticut Resident with a valid Library Card.

Other iCONN Databases Additional resources from ICONN sorted into categories for easy searching. Highly Recommended for any research project.

Magazine Indexes

Academic Search Premier 1980-present
Comprehensive multidisciplinary content with full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources.

MAS Ultra – School edition
this periodical database is designed for high school students-provides access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines.

Newspapers
Hartford Courant Historical 1764-1922
Hartford Courant 1992-current

Los Angeles Times 1985-current
New York Times 1985-current
Wall Street Journal 1984-current

Other
AtoZ The World In depth cultural information on 175 countries including traditions, habits, social and business etiquette, women’s roles in society, music, holidays and festivals, and even recipes

AtoZ World Travel Featuring 202 city guides with major attractions, hotels, and restaurants, as well as health advisories, passport and visa information, city maps, currency information, weather reports and more
E-Journal Finder
full text archives of many popular magazines–from iConn

Global Reference Center
Comprehensive information in French, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Korean, and Japanese.

Legal Information Reference Center
Legal Information on various topics including: Accident Claims, Bankruptcy, Buying/Selling a House, Divorce, Getting a Green Card, Human Resources, Living Trusts, Patents, Personal Injury, and Wills.

Merriam Webster’s Unabridged
Merriam-Webster’s Third New International Dictionary with support for crossword puzzles, rhyming, and word jumbles.

2-1-1 Community Resources Directory
Health and human service providers and service-sites to help meet your needs–most of the resources are Connecticut based-if you do not find the service you are looking for dial 2-1-1 from anywhere in Connecticut to speak to a specialist 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

World Data Analyst
Statistical information of countries and their regions.