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A Whole Lot of Fascination in A Little Bit of History

Posted about 14 days ago by Amy H

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Education, History and Politics, Nonfiction and Research and Resources | Tagged with civilization - history, cooking, Databases, Earth Sciences, ecosystem, education, geology, history, life sciences, microhistories, plants, science, social history and weather

For those overwhelmed by the massive span of scientific and cultural history, there are Microhistories.

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Research 101: Using Library Databases to Find Scholarly Sources

Posted 9 months ago by Rebecca S

Posted in Business and Investing, Education, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Nonfiction and Research and Resources | Tagged with articles, database searching, Databases, educational tools, library databases, library resources , peer reviewed articles, research databases, research tools, scholarly sources and student research

Research with TLCPL is now easier then ever before! By utilizing our research option on the homepage, library users can explore a world of databases that offer appropriate, scholarly resources fit for use in class assignments.

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Literary Thrillers

Posted about 1 year ago by April S

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Mysteries and Thrillers and New: Books and Movies | Tagged with Crime Fiction, Databases, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Novelist, Psychological Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Read-Alikes, Readers' Advisory, Spy Fiction, Suspense Fiction, Technothriller and Thrillers

Explore a selection of books filled with danger, action and suspense with an intellectual edge.

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Psychological Suspense: The Devious Depths of the Human Mind

Posted about 1 year ago by April S

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, Movies and Music, Mysteries and Thrillers and New: Books and Movies | Tagged with Crime Fiction, Databases, Gothic Fiction, Literary Fiction, Novelist, Psychological Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Read-Alikes, Readers' Advisory and Suspense Fiction

Looking for a few edge of your seat, keep you guessing until the end great reads? Check out this blog post to explore an extensive selection of recent Psychological Suspense novels.

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Start Learning A New Language With Just One Click!

Posted over 2 years ago by Katie M

Posted in Education, New: Books and Movies, Nonfiction and Research and Resources | Tagged with Databases, English as a Second Language, ESL, language learning, language self-instruction, languages, learn, research tools, Sign Language, study and tutorial

Preparing for your dream trip? Studying abroad? Always wishing you could list ‘bilingual’ as a skill on your resume? Learn how to speak over 70 languages, free with your library card!

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GVRL - eBooks for Free

Posted over 3 years ago by April S

Posted in Business and Investing, Education and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with Databases, eBooks, Gale Virtual Reference Library and GVRL

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) provides digital access to a variety of quality eBooks geared towards students, researchers, professionals and the general reader. With a wide-range of subjects including, but not limited to, the arts, business, education, environment, medical, and science projects we hope you’ll take the time to check it out.

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