Conway Public Library offers a number of different databases which cover variety of subjects.
Viewing from home?
A library card in good standing is required. When prompted, type in your 14 digit barcode. You will then be able to access the databases below.
(Please Note: Ancestry.com is not available from home.)
EbscoHost offers a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed for research.
Most of these research products are available only through a subscription.
NoveList Plus is a readers advisory database covering works of fiction. Novelist is a wonderful resource for book reviews and read alike suggestions. You may search by read alikes, authors, titles, or series. Novelist K-8 is available as well.
Access NoveList Plus
Business Source Premier provides full text articles from more than 2,300 journals, including more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. Coverage is available in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics and the database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.
ConsumerReports.org offers articles, blogs, forums, and videos to enable consumers to make better purchasing decisions on products from dishwashers to digital cameras to infant car seats, to save money on home improvement plans, to shore up personal finances, improve their health, and more.
The Educator’s Edition of Ebsco's database Explora highlights content relevant to teachers, including lessons plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.
Conway Vital Statistics, Cemetery Records, and Kennett High School Graduates are available in a searchable database thanks to the dedication of our volunteers.
Conway Vital Statistcs
Conway Area Cemetery Records
Kennett High School Graduates
Please visit the Henney History Room section of our site for more Resources
Ancestry.com provides access to more than 1 billion names, more than 3,000 databases, and the federal census 1790-1930.
Access Ancestry.com (from the library)
HeritageQuest Online is a premier genealogy resource and includes 25,000 books, U.S. Federal Census, family histories, and many indexes as resources. Ancestry Library contains unparalleled coverage of the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This collection contains well over 4,000 databases and 1.5 billion names.
Learning Express Library is an online practice test taking platform that offers patrons the opportunity to prepare for hundreds of different types of tests including the ASVAB, GED, AP, and Praxis. The site also offers a wide range of computer learning tutorials as well as a large collection of e-books. Registration is quick and easy.
Master File Premier and Newspaper Source are useful for finding articles in general interest magazines and newspaper.
Access Newspaper Source
Looking for a book we don't own? We may be able to order the item through our Interlibrary Loan services.