Academic and research articles from scholarly journals in physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature , etc. Requires "29041" library card.
A survey of clothing, costume and fashion. Coverage includes the origins of clothing and body adornment, the development of fabrics and technologies, and the social meanings of dress, as well as representative costumes from a wide range of historical eras. Requires "29041" library card.
Reference eBooks about medicine, law, animals, colleges, social studies, and more.
A one-stop source for news, magazine, and periodical articles across a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature, art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text.
Homework help resources for beginning elementary school; also includes 75 popular kids magazines like Highlights and Sports Illustrated for Kids.
Search current and archived issues of local newspapers for full-text news articles, editorials, events, people, government, sports and more. Search each paper individually or search all six local papers at the same time using the links below. Requires "29041" library card.
- San Francisco Chronicle – 1/1/1985-present (no obituaries included)
- San Mateo County Times – 9/15/2001-present
- San Mateo Daily Journal – 10/2/2000-present
- San Jose Mercury News – 6/1/1985-present
- Half Moon Bay Review – 8/15/1997-present
- Pacifica Tribune – 9/24/2003-present (no data 9/10/2009-6/6/2012)
- Search all six local papers at the same time.
Guided homework help with biographies, literature, history, health, science, and multicultural studies.
Covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999. Each decade is covered in one volume. Topics for each decade include: Headline Makers, Topics in the News, Arts and Entertainment, Business and the Economy, Education, Government, Politics, and Law, Lifestyles and Social Trends, Medicine and Health, Science and Technology, and Sports. Requires "29041" library card.