Databases

db_arrcAuto Repair Reference Center
Choose the year, make, and model of your vehicle and find the information you need to make those repairs. Hundreds of auto repair manuals are just a few clicks away. Are you fixing up that classic ’65 Mustang in your garage, or trying to figure out that noise your 2003 4Runner keeps making? All you need is your El Dorado County Library card and an Internet connection. Search from home or in the library.

basiceslBasic ESL
Basic ESL improves an individual’s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a simple to follow, and instructionally proven curriculum. Students learn English quickly and effectively on relevant topics including: family, home, school and many other topics. In each lesson students learn key vocabulary and how to use that vocabulary in conversation. No computer experience is necessary.

dmv-202-122California DMV Driver Education Program
Your Driver Education program contains the following state-specific information:  10 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle, practice tests, 3 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests, 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL), An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions

exploraEbscoHost Explora Magazine Search
Thousands of magazine and newspaper articles are only a few clicks away. Do you need a research source from a magazine for your homework assignment? Are you looking for a magazine that your library doesn’t carry? All you need is your El Dorado County Library card and an Internet connection and you can search from home or in the library.

enki_logoEnki Downloadable eBooks
Check out and download eBooks through the El Dorado County Library and Enki! Up to ten Enki eBooks can be checked out at one time for up to three weeks. You may have up to ten titles on hold at one time.

Exceptional Lives
These are online How-to Guides to help parents of children or adult family members with disabilities through many complex processes like creating a specialized education plan, getting SSI benefits, and optimizing health insurance.

Job & Career Accelerator
Powerful tools and expert guidance to help you find a great job.

title="Learning Express"Learning Express
The Learning Express database provides hundreds of practice tests and tutorials to help you with your GED exam preparation, basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, SAT, ACT, ASVAB preparation and much more!

 

Braille Books and MediaLibrary Services for People with Print Disabilities
California’s Library Services for People with Print Disabilities, in association with the Library of Congress, provides free Braille and audio books, magazines and playback equipment to all eligible Californians unable to read standard print. Follow the link to find your local braille and talking book library and sign up for free library service.

Mountain Democrat – Current

Mountain Democrat – Archives 1854 – 2015 (searchable in the library)

OverDriveOverDrive Downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks
Check out and download eBooks and Audiobooks through the El Dorado County Library and OverDrive. You can download eBooks and Audiobooks to Android, iOS, and *Kindle devices. (*Kindle Fire is necessary for Audiobooks). OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks check out for up to 21 days. You may have four books checked out at a time and four books on hold at any given time.

pronunciatorPronunciator
A fun and easy way to learn any of 80 languages…and learn any language in virtually any other language!

 

db_historySocial Studies Fact Cards – California Edition
Get help with your California History homework. Subjects include: Indians, Ranchos, Explorers, Governors, Missions and Mission Life, and History by Decades.

worldbook_webWorld Book Web
Check World Book Web for links to World Book for Kids, Students, Spanish version, and Timelines.

ZinioZinio Downloadable Magazines
Full digital copies of your favorite magazines are available through El Dorado County Library and Zinio. Through this service you can read, share, and save digital content from 100 magazines – all from your computer or mobile device.