Encyclopedias, magazines and newspapers
Search an enormous collection of newspapers, magazine/journal articles, and books simultaneously.
Temporarily added to our ProQuest newspapers for keeping up with the latest in COVID-19 research.
Full page images of the historical archives (covering 1922–1990) are searchable along with—or separate from—the database of full-text articles in the current collection (1990 to the present). The historical archives are funded through the generous donations to the Library Foundation's "From Papers to Pixels" campaign.
Provides access to major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world, with thousands of images and broadcast transcripts. Search articles by publication title, headline, date, author, or other fields.
Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more: millions of obituaries, staff-written articles, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections. Tennessee newspapers include papers for Knoxville, Maryville, Tazewell, Greeneville, LaFollette, Wartburg, Sevierville, Newport, Lenoir City, Oak Ridge, Kingston, and many others. Educators can use "Hot Topics" and "Special Reports" sections in curricula.
Includes The Tennessean (in two separate databases, 1812–2002 and 1999–current), The Atlanta Constitution (1869–1984), Chicago Defender (1909–1975), The New York Times (1851–2017), The Wall Street Journal (in two separate databases, 1889–2003 and 2008–current), and The Washington Post (1877–2004). The Tennessean is provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.
Search the full text of a small collection of magazines covering health, technology, science, culture, family, and politics. Create email alerts for your favorite publications.
Current magazines and their back issues can be browsed and read online or downloaded for offline reading in apps for Android™ phones and tablets, Apple® phones and tables, and Kindle Fire tablets. Titles include Consumer Reports, Newsweek, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, and many others.
Hundreds of volumes of encyclopedias and other ebooks covering all subject areas. Gale eBooks is included in Gale Power Search which searches the content of the ebooks along with magazines and other resources. If you want to browse the ebooks as books, this Gale eBooks interface is the better choice.
A collection of tens of thousands of ebooks and videos on essential and high-demand topics for business, coders, educators, makers, gamers, and those simply looking to grow personally and professionally. Books are fully searchable and always available, no "on hold" waiting.
O'Reilly for Public Libraries was purchased for the Library through the Shelton Bequest and Friends of the Library.
Authoritative reference books covering the full subject spectrum, plus English and bilingual dictionaries, timelines, quotations, maps and illustrations.
A collection of reference books covering business, careers, health, history, literature, science, and social issues.