Digital Resources

 

Ancestry Library Edition *In Library Use Only*

With 7 billion genealogical records from across the globe and millions of family trees, they are the world’s largest online family history resource. This resource is only available while you are physically inside the Mansfield Public Library.

 

AudioBook Cloud

AudioBook Cloud is a collection of streaming audiobooks for adults. Choose from fiction, non-fiction, classics, and Spanish Language. These books are always available, never on hold, and no need to download

 

Brainfuse

Test prep, skills building, and practice tests for a broad range of academic and vocational exams. Start an online session with a tutor trained in homework help, paper review, and test prep.

 

Gale Legal Forms

Gale Legal Forms provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. Also included is a comprehensive attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language.

 

Gale Literature Resource Center

Biographies, bibliographies, and critical analysis of noted authors

 

LearningExpress Library

Features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests and eBooks to help learners of all ages.  It offers job search and workplace skills improvement; skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science; career certification and licensure exam prep; college and grad school entrance prep; and GED test prep.

 

Legal Information Reference Center

​This database offers the everyday user the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions to independently address a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, property & real estate and rights & disputes.

 

Lynda.com

Learn something new at your own pace! Check out Lynda.com. If you're new to the site, check out their tutorial on getting started. Lynda offers training in 3D, Animation, Audio, Business, Design, Developer, Home Computing, Photography, Video, Web + Interactive and Creative Inspirations.

 

Miss Humblebee’s Academy

Miss Humblebee’s Academy is an award-winning, online curriculum for children preschool through kindergarten.The curriculum lays the foundation for a lifetime of learning success, providing strength in core subject areas: math, science and social studies, language and literacy, art, and music.

 

Overdrive

  • Overdrive has a great selection of eBooks, Downloadable Audio Books, and includes fiction, best sellers, non-fiction, and has titles for children, teens, and adults.
  • Since we are partnered with Arlington Public Library, the Overdrive link takes you to their website.
  • OverDrive ebooks and eAudiobooks are downloadable to your device.

 

Pronunciator

Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn any of 80 languages.

 

ReferenceUSA

Real-time reference access to more than 20 Million Businesses, 222 Million Consumers, USA New Businesses, USA New Homeowners & Movers.

 

TeachingBooks.net

TeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books.

 

Texshare Databases

The TexShare Databases provide access to business, medical, literature, and general information databases. If you do not have the login and password from your new library card packet, please call us and we will provide you with the information.

Some of the most popular databases are LearningExpress Library, which offers the practice tests, exercises, and skill-building courses you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Job & Career Accelerator, which is the industry's most comprehensive, online job search system, Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center, which has "How-to" instructions for virtually every hobby enthusiast, and Small Engine Repair Reference Center, which lets you search by product type, brand or model for maintenance and repair guides.

 

TumbleBook Cloud

TumbleBook Cloud contains a vast array of YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks, graphic novels, and world class educational videos from National Geographic. These items are always available, never on hold, and no need to download.

 

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading. TumbleBooks can be used from most any internet connected computer including your home computer.

  • Biblioteca Tumblebook

    TumbleBooks son libros ilustrados animados, que hablan y enseñan a los niños la alegría de la lectura en un formato que les encantará. TumbleBooks se crea adoptando las ilustraciones de libros existentes con animaciones, sonidos, música y narración para producir un libro electronico de imágenes que usted puede leer, o que es leido a usted.

 

World Book Web

General information across a wide variety of topics. Includes encyclopedia articles, primary sources, pictures, audio, and video. Reading levels from eight years through adult.

 

Zinio Digital Magazines

  • Zinio for Libraries offers full-color, digital magazines for immediate checkout and reading online on desktop and mobile devices — or download through apps
  • Browse from your library's collection of popular new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods and no limits.