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These databases can only be accessed inside the Appleton Public Library building.

Academic Search Premier

This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

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AHFS Consumer Medication Information

Formerly titled "Lexi-PALS Drug Guide," AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers and has been a Top Ten Award Winner in the Department of Health and Human Services National Consumer Education Materials Contest. This content is updated monthly.

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ALLDATA Car Repair

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Comprehensive resource for automotive diagnostic and repair information.

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Alt HealthWatch

This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers libraries full text articles for more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine. This database features indexing and abstracts going back as far as 1984, and full text going back as far as 1990.

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American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955

For college-level and adult researchers: full page images of the original print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities. Nearly 100,000 dissertations from 1933-1955, searchable by dissertation title, author, and school.

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Ancestry Library Edition

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One of the most important genealogical collections available today with coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This collection, with thousands of databases and billions of names, is essential to having a broad genealogy collection, and its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest™ Online.

The Ancestry Library Edition collection has approximately 4,000 databases including key collections such as U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1930; the Map Center containing more than 1,000 historical maps; American Genealogical Biographical Index (over 200 volumes); Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage (over 150 volumes); The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1630; Social Security Death Index (updated monthly); WWI Draft Registration Cards; Federal Slave Narratives; and a strong Civil War collection. Ancestry Library Edition updates continually, with more indexes and original images added all the time.

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APS Physics

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The journals of the American Physical Society embody the mission "to advance and diffuse the knowledge of Physics." They strive to produce journals of the highest quality, and at the same time, to keep journals accessible to researchers and students at institutions of all types and sizes, everywhere in the world.

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Archive of WI Newspapers

Full-text daily and weekly Wisconsin newspapers from 2005 to 90 days ago, plus newspapers from the 1800s and 1900s. Learn more on the Badgerlink website.

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ArtistWorks

    Beginning to advanced lessons for instruments, voice, and physical art through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals.

  • Beginner to advanced music instruction for the most popular string and band instruments
  • Video based with bookmarking features
  • Browser-based, 24/7 learning.
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AtoZdatabases

If you have used ReferenceUSA, try AtoZdatabases for the same kind of information. "We are the ultimate search tool for jobs, businesses, mailing lists, & background searching available at libraries & government institutions."  Take a look at their introduction videos to help you get started with different tasks. Allows 1000 downloads at a time.

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