Research & Learn

Featured Resources

Gale Publication Search
LinkedIn Learning
Mango Languages
The New York Times
The New York Times Cooking
The New York Times Games
The Wall Street Journal

Resources by Category

Automotive

Car repair information (procedures, wiring diagrams, etc.) for cars 1974 and newer.

Trusted source for information and advice on consumer products, personal finance, health and more.

Oregon car, motorcycle, and commercial driver license practice tests. Provided in partnership with driving-tests.org.

Business & Finance

Global companies and industries.

Video instruction for business, creative, and technology skills in 7 languages. Includes transcripts and practice tools. Learn more.

First create an account. Legal guidebooks for individuals and businesses. Limited selection of Oregon legal forms.

A guide to legal information and free civil legal services for low-income persons and seniors in Oregon.

Searchable phone books. Page images make this resource easy to browse.

(formerly Reference USA) Contains business and residential phone directories as well as background information on companies.

Access the Wall Street Journal website in renewable 72-hour blocks.

Investment information. Ratings and reports for stocks, mutual funds and ETFs.

Careers, Education, & Language Learning

Oregon car, motorcycle, and commercial driver license practice tests. Provided in partnership with driving-tests.org.

Our guide to resources on finding work and relocating.

The Great Courses video series streaming on Kanopy.  Learn more.

Video instruction for business, creative, and technology skills in 7 languages. Includes transcripts and practice tools. Learn more.

Learn over 70 languages and dialects with self-paced courses. An Android app and iOS app are also available. First-time users must click Use Mango As A Guest or Sign Up.

Experience amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.

Printable resources to support at-home learning.

Materiales educativos del aprendizaje. Recursos imprimibles para apoyar el aprendizaje en casa.

History & Genealogy

Genealogical and historical resources including census records. Only available in the library building.

Benton County papers on Newspapers.com (accessible from inside the library; no remote access). Benton County newspapers digitized from our microfilm. Includes archives from the Gazette Times.

Our guide to additional resources for Benton County research.

Over 150 years of New York Times journalism, as it originally appeared.

Homework Help

Encyclopedias and other reference materials. 

Articles and media for elementary students organized by topic.

Articles and other resources on environmental topics.

Articles and media for high school students organized by topic.

Articles and media for middle school students organized by topic.

Articles and other resources on divisive social issues.

Revistas hispánicas en Español.

Read magazines, newspapers, and journals in the Gale Databases collection. Most full-text articles do not include images.

Experience amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.

Printable resources to support at-home learning.

Materiales educativos del aprendizaje. Recursos imprimibles para apoyar el aprendizaje en casa.

 A children’s encyclopedia with video and interactive content.

Legal

Includes caselaw, statutes and session law, court rules, regulations, and attorney general opinions.

First create an account. Legal guidebooks for individuals and businesses. Limited selection of Oregon legal forms.

A guide to legal information and free civil legal services for low-income persons and seniors in Oregon.

Lifelong Learning

Car repair information (procedures, wiring diagrams, etc.) for cars 1974 and newer.

The Great Courses video series streaming on Kanopy.  Learn more.

Video instruction for business, creative, and technology skills in 7 languages. Includes transcripts and practice tools. Learn more.

Learn over 70 languages and dialects with self-paced courses. An Android app and iOS app are also available. First-time users must click Use Mango As A Guest or Sign Up.

Access recipes and food articles in the New York Times Cooking website or Cooking app. Enter your library card number for a 24-hour access token.

Play Wordle and other games on the New York Times website or Games app.

Newspapers & Magazines

Benton County papers on Newspapers.com (accessible from inside the library; no remote access). Benton County newspapers digitized from our microfilm. Includes archives from the Gazette Times.

Trusted source for information and advice on consumer products, personal finance, health and more.

Read magazines, newspapers, and journals in the Gale Databases collection. Most full-text articles do not include images.

Benton County newspaper

Step-by-step instructions by device are on our downloadables page.

Access articles on the New York Times website or app. Enter your library card number for a 24-hour access token.

Access recipes and food articles in the New York Times Cooking website or Cooking app. Enter your library card number for a 24-hour access token.

Play Wordle and other games on the New York Times website or Games app.

Over 150 years of New York Times journalism, as it originally appeared.

Access the Wall Street Journal website in renewable 72-hour blocks.

Reading Recommendations

Find books for K-8th grade. 

Find your next book. 

Recursos en Español/Spanish Language Resources

Video storybooks paired with nonfiction ebooks.

Libros de cuentos en video combinados con libros electrónicos de no ficción.

Revistas hispánicas en Español.

Kanopy Películas en español/Kanopy Spanish Language Films.

Practicar la lectura, la escritura, las matemáticas en español y toma el examen de práctica para los exámenes de ciudadanía E.E.U.U. y GED en español.

Una colección de E-libros y E-audiolibros en español.

Más de 1,800 cursos en video para aprender habilidades empresariales, creativas y tecnológicas. Incluye transcripciones y herramientas prácticas.

Una plataforma de libros digitales, interactivos y animados. En Español.

Learn over 70 languages and dialects with self-paced courses. An Android app and iOS app are also available. First-time users must click Use Mango As A Guest or Sign Up.

Printable resources to support at-home learning.

Materiales educativos del aprendizaje. Recursos imprimibles para apoyar el aprendizaje en casa.

Reference and Research

Genealogical and historical resources including census records. Only available in the library building.

Trusted source for information and advice on consumer products, personal finance, health and more.

Includes caselaw, statutes and session law, court rules, regulations, and attorney general opinions.

Encyclopedias and other reference materials. 

Up-to-date medical reference materials and journal articles.

Revistas hispánicas en Español.

Read magazines, newspapers, and journals in the Gale Databases collection. Most full-text articles do not include images.

Experience amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.

(formerly Reference USA) Contains business and residential phone directories as well as background information on companies.

Printable resources to support at-home learning.

Materiales educativos del aprendizaje. Recursos imprimibles para apoyar el aprendizaje en casa.

Investment information. Ratings and reports for stocks, mutual funds and ETFs.

 A children’s encyclopedia with video and interactive content.

Video Streaming

Films and thoughtful entertainment for adults and kids. Learn more.

Kanopy Películas en español/Kanopy Spanish Language Films.

eBooks, Audiobooks & Video

Video storybooks paired with nonfiction ebooks.

Libros de cuentos en video combinados con libros electrónicos de no ficción.

Ebooks and audiobooks. Instructions are on our downloadables page.

Films and thoughtful entertainment for adults and kids. Learn more.

Libby provides ebooks and audiobooks for Library2Go, the Oregon Digital Library Consortium. The OverDrive app is called Libby.

Una colección de E-libros y E-audiolibros en español.

Video instruction for business, creative, and technology skills in 7 languages. Includes transcripts and practice tools. Learn more.

Una plataforma de libros digitales, interactivos y animados. En Español.

Find books for K-8th grade. 

Find your next book.