A-Z Resource List
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Mango Languages is an online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. Mango also includes learning English for Spanish speakers. Free registration for a separate Mango account is not required but will allow you to keep track of your progress and use other tools. Android and iPad apps are available.MAS Ultra (Explora for High School)
MAS Ultra is a general database created for a high school audience. It provides the full text of over 500 popular magazines as well as biographies and primary source documents. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). It also includes thousands of images, maps, and flags as well as reference books, including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book, and World Almanac & Book of Facts.MasterFile Complete
Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. It also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags. This database is updated daily.Medline Plus
National Library of Medicine online database.Merck Manuals
The Manuals, known as the Merck Manuals in the United States and Canada are one of the world’s most widely used medical information resources.Middle School Plus (Explora)
Full text for more than 150 popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History; Encyclopedia of Animals™; and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.Morningstar
Morningstar Investment Research Center combines in one database all the stock, fund, industry and ETF information necessary for in-depth research and smart portfolio construction. It is a one-stop-shop for screening and report building tools including extensive help and education materials.Muzzy - Language Learning for Children
Online language-learning for school-age children. Fun, interactive learning. Please note if you are using a mobile device--Muzzy uses Puffin Academy app to display Muzzy on iPhones, iPads, etc. Use the free download of Puffin Academy at your app store, scroll down the list to Muzzy and launch its application. Use the following as your sign on: Username: alamedacounty Password: ilovemuzzyMyHeritage
MyHeritage is a website for discovering, sharing and preserving family history. It offers online, mobile and software platforms to its users worldwide. REMOTE ACCESS.