The Webb City Public Library subscribes to a few eMaterials vendors and some good reference databases for both patrons and businesses. We have a couple that specialize in materials and databases for our younger patrons, along with ones that are beneficial to patrons of all ages. We are always looking for cost effective solutions in order to better assist our patrons with their online entertainment and research needs. If you would like to suggest a database that you do not see on this page please email us at email@example.com, and we will look in to purchasing it.
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eMaterials for Children
ABCmouse.com: From Age of Learning, Inc., the award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-8+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse.com is 100% educational, with 8,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas-reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it! This service can be accessed for free by using our computers or connecting to our WiFi.
MoLib2Go powered by OverDrive is our main eBook and eAudio Book provider and has a dedicated website just for kids! This version of their website has book geared towards children. To access click on the MoLib2Go for Kids link above.
This go-to resource is chock-full of fun activities, hands-on science projects, and age-appropriate articles, and offers image-based navigation to help young learners find information quickly and develop necessary digital literacy skills.
Tailored specifically for students, articles include multimedia and related resources to engage students, biographies, and supplemental tools to support cross-curricular studies.
eMaterials for Teens
Webb City Public Library announces a partnership with Driving-Tests.org, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons. The new service includes free tests specifically based on the state’s DMV materials. It is the only site of its kind to include accessibility tools that let users hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask portions of the screen for greater visibility on the practice tests. To access click on the DrivingTests.orglink above.
MoLib2Go powered by OverDrive is our main eBook and eAudio Book provider and has a dedicated website just for teens! This version of their website has book geared towards teens. To access click on the MoLib2Go for Teens link above.
AGES 14 and Up
A wealth of vetted articles supplemented by thousands of original source documents fosters advanced research and critical thinking skills and prepares students for continued growth!
Search more than 650 pre-generated timelines and 14,000 event in a highly interactive and customizable database. Investigate the chronological significance of world events and the lives of notable historical figures. Build, save, and share timeless for an authentic learning experience and integrate content easily from other World Book databases and outside sources.
eMaterials for Adults
Book Connections strives to joyfully enrich everyone's experience reading children's and young adult books.
To sign in to Book Connections outside the library click "Sign In to Get Started" and then "Sign in with your library card" Your library card number starts with 28262.
Introducing Brainfuse VetNow! Get free online job and academic assistance for Veterans, and much more with your library card. Click on the Brainfuse VetNow link above to learn more! #VeteranAssistance #jobcoaching #Academicassistance #VetNow #brainfusecommunity #resumehelp
Stop dreaming and start making with access to fun, creative classes through Craftsy where you can express yourself through cooking, drawing, knitting, quilting, and more! Find it for free from our library in the @LibbyApp. Look for “Extras” to discover Craftsy!
#NeverStopLearning – we mean it! @TheGreatCourses offers university-level courses for lifelong learners on just about anything and everything. Best of all, you can learn for free from our library. Find it under “Extras” in the @LibbyApp. #MindsOnFire
Kanopy is a video streaming service that provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, and kid favorites. We partner with studios like A24, The Criterion Collection, PBS, and more to bring your library access to thoughtful entertainment.
Interesting in antiquing? Check out Kovels, the go-to source for expert information, pricing, and trends on antiques and collectibles. Find it under “Extras” in the @LibbyApp.
Did you know you can print or download do-it-yourself legal forms in 5-10 minutes? Lease agreements, power of attorney, wills… all customized, all free with @LawDepot and your library card. Find it under “Extras” in the @LibbyApp.
The Merck Manuals are a comprehensive medical information source covering thousands of topics in all fields of medicine. They are offered as a free public service to health care professionals and the general public.
More than 9 million records can be accessed through Missouri Digital Heritage, including the collections of the Missouri State Archives, the Missouri State Library and other institutions from across the state.
The Webb City Public Library offers eBooks, Audio Books, and Videos from Missouri Libraries 2 Go.
The Webb City Public Library offers the Missouri Collection of archived newspapers through Newspaper Archive. This service can be accessed for free by using our computers or connecting to our WiFi.
Pronunciator is now live! It can be accessed by following this LINK for the English interface or this LINK for the Spanish interface. You will need your library card number number and then click "Register". You will then be prompted to put in your email address and to create a password. After you are registered you can then download an app for your smartphone or tablet or use Pronunciator on your computer. We have user manuals available for checkout at the circulation desk. Happy Language Learning!
The Library along with Pronunciator, also offers Procitizen. Procitizen allows patrons to prepare for the U.S. Citizenship exam and can be accessed HERE for the English interface or HERE for Spanish interface.
Click the link above to be directed to the online reference materials purchased by the library. To sign in outside the library choose to sign in with your Webb City Public Library card number.
TeachingBooks is a dynamic, PreK-12 reading and library service that strives to deepen everyone's connections to the books they are reading. With hundreds of thousands of engaging video, audio, and online resources, TeachingBooks brings to life the books that are enjoyed in your community.
To sign in to Book Connections outside the library click "Have an account? Sign in" and then click "Students" User name is webbcitylibrary and password is showme.
Our What's Next®: Books in Series database helps you search series fiction.
eMaterials for Business
Reference Solutions is the premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. Reference Solutions offers the most up-to-date data available in the market. In fact, their business and consumer databases are continuously updated from more than 5,000 public sources.
Due to authentication issues, the link above will take you to our card catalog where you will click on the Reference Solutions link.