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Library Services - Online Resources
Clicking on these links will take you to basic Internet resources, and help you get started in your online searching. To return to this page from these sites, use your browser BACK button.
INFOTRAC – Research database
InfoTrac is a general database that provides access to periodical and news information on a wide range of subjects including, but not limited to, Agriculture, Anthropology, The Arts, Business and Industry, Communications, Economics, Engineering, Health Care, History, Law, Literature, Political Science, Psychology, Religion and Technology.
Basic Reference Sites
Kid's Zone - Safe searching for kids
Tumble Book Library is a collection of animated, talking picture books for children. Click on the image below.
Mango Language Site - Interactive language learning site. Please click the icon to enter.
Map Sites - On the A to Z sites, remote users log in with the username "placitaslibrary" and the password "AtoZ".
Provides independent opinion on 1,700 stocks, 2,200 mutual funds, and 300 exchange rated funds and offers accurate, up-to-date data on 35,000 stocks and funds, along with industry and market data. The database lets users build and test portfolio ideas online, and provides financial education through its Investing Classroom. For the informational blurb, click here.
New Mexico State Library Portal
The New Mexico State Library's El Portal web page provides access to newspapers, a Subject Guide to New Mexico Resources (which includes links to state and federal information) and access to government reports, legislation, federal court decisions, statistics and regulations, mentioned in the news. Click here.
NewsBank - Full text access to the Albuquerque Journal, Roswell Daily Record and the Las Cruce Sun. - Requires Placitas Library Card Number.
OverDrive is a collection of ebooks and e-audiobooks which can be downloaded onto a computer or e-reading device. A Placitas Library card and personal phone number are necessary for access. The required software is available on the Overdrive site, in the Help section. Click here and log in. Then click on the Overdrive link.
ProQuest Obituaries allows library patrons to explore obituary and death notice records back to 1851.
Please note: The Placitas Community Library does not provide you with advice on any of the topics listed here. We provide these resources in an effort to help you with your information needs. During your visit to some of the sites, you may encounter pop-up ads. Placitas Community Library does not condone nor endorse any of the products, services, or companies that you may encounter during your informational searches. We are not responsible for any of the content or the availability of content from external websites.