Database Resources

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Ebsco Mobile

On a mobile device?  Use this link to better search all of Ebsco's articles.  Great for searching on the run.  

at home or in the Library

OCLC FirstSearch is a database of containing millions items.  You can search the FirstSearch catalog to locate items that are not owned by Kirkwood Public Library.  Such items may be requested directly from FirstSearch using the ILL (interlibrary loan) tab.  You may contact the Information Services desk in person, though Email, or by calling 314-821-5770, ext. 1012.

at home or in the Library
Wall Street Journal

This publication's detailed indexing helps users quickly find the news information they need.

at home or in the Library
Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition is a genealogy research tool created for library users. It gives patrons instant access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research.

in library only PDF
Sorkins Directory

Sorkins provides business search capabilities and in-depth profiles for companies, subsidiaries, and organizations in the ST. LOUIS, Kansas City, and Chicago metropolitan areas, and the surrounding counties in: IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MO, WI.

in library only