Research Databases

  • Heritage Quest

    HeritageQuest (ProQuest) is an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources for more than 60 countries, with coverage dating back as early as the 1700s. The collection can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past, while also providing a comprehensive treasury of genealogical sources rich in unique records, local and family histories, and finding-aids.

    Proquest's Guide to HeritageQuest - This extensive online guide from ProQuest includes helpful tips, training, and downloadable resources.

  • Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

    Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center (EBSCO) offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines.

    User Guide - The links on this page are designed to cover the basics of searching and browsing the Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center interface.


  • Home Improvement Retirement Center

    Home Improvement Reference Center (EBSCO) features full-text content from leading home improvement magazines, images not found anywhere else online and videos of popular home repair projects. All of the content is organized in a robust, easy-to-use interface so that users can quickly find the information they need.

    EBSCO Tutorials - On this page, you can find a powerpoint and a video recording of a tutorial on Home Improvement Reference Center.