Research Database: L-P

Most of these premium materials are available from home, work, or school (unless otherwise noted) in addition to the library. When connecting to the research databases remotely, you will need your library card number and PIN.
The State-wide subscription to the LinkedIn Learning database was not renewed and the last day for MidPointe patron access was June 30. A free monthly trial is available to complete coursework. 

Literary Reference Source: Literary criticism on specific works and authors from around the world, representing all time periods and all types of writing.

LOTE4Kids: Books for children in a wide variety of world languages.

Mango Languages: Interactive language learning resource that provides step by step lessons for many of the world’s most popular languages.

MasterFile Premier: General research database that provides magazine and journal articles from all disciplines and subject areas for all age groups.

MAS Ultra: School Edition: Database designed for high school students containing magazine articles, pamphlets, reference books, biographies, and historical documents.

MEDLINE: Academic and peer reviewed journal articles and resources on the medical field sponsored by the National Library of Medicine.

Merck Manuals: Digital version of the Merck Manual with current medical information.

Merck Veterinary Manual: Digital version of the Merck Veterinary Manual with current veterinary information.

Middle Search Plus: Homework help for middle school students; includes magazine articles, encyclopedia articles, a dictionary, and an animal encyclopedia.

Middletown Journal Archive: Full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from archived issues of the Middletown Journal (2004-2012).

Middletown Story Map: MidPointe and Miami University Regionals partner to present a concise, engaging graphic history of the city that covers twelve different chapters of Middletown’s history. The interactive story map provides a glimpse of the past, using historic photos, maps, and more.

MidPointe Digital Archives: Digital image collections of the MidPointe Library System.

Morningstar Investment Research Center: Online version of the independent mutual fund investment analysis publication.

NewsBank – America’s News: Current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more from a collection of full-text U.S. newspapers.  Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections.

NewsBank – Dayton Daily News: Articles from 1989 – present, including full-color newspaper pages, individual articles, and content only published online.

Newspaper Archive: Online newspaper archive useful for historical and genealogical research.

Newspaper Source: Newspaper articles from a variety of national and international newspapers.

Northstar Digital Literacy: Resource to build digital literacy skills.

NoveList Plus: Reading suggestion resource that connects readers to their next book by making recommendations for what to read next.

NoveList K-8 Plus: Reading suggestion resource for young readers that connects readers to their next book by making recommendations for what to read next.

Ohio History Connection: Ohio History Connection’s digital collections including Ohio Memory, Chronicling America, OhioPix, African American Experience in Ohio, Virtual First Ohioans, and Severe Weather in Ohio.

Ohio Legal Help: Authoritative free website that provides accurate and local legal information and forms.

Ohio Tax Forms: Printable tax forms from the State of Ohio.

Oxford Research Encyclopedias: Comprehensive collections of in-depth peer-reviewed summaries on a wide range of subjects.

Points of View Reference Source: Social issues articles from a variety of points of view.

Primary Search: Homework help for K-6 students including reading level indicator for magazine articles.

Professional Development Collection: Academic and professional peer reviewed journal articles for professional educators on education related topics.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection: Academic and professional peer reviewed journal articles on all psychology related topics.

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