Looking for facts on art, biographies, business, finance, literary & poetry studies, movies & TV, news & current events or science & technology? Yes, you can Google -- but did you know the Atlantic County Library System has reliable resources to search 24/7? Access our free databases with your ACLS card and get accurate, up-to-date and vetted information without the uncertainty and without the ads.
- Need a recipe? Check out Explora for ideas to cook with kids, cooking through cancer, cooking organic on a budget & more.
- Are you researching an author or poet for an English paper and need credible sources? Find citable biographies and criticisms in Literary Reference Center.
- Find out more about Alabama native and “Hidden Figures” actress Octavia Spencer or other Hollywood stars with MasterFILE Elite.
- Having trouble hearing? Review the unbiased product reviews in Consumer Reports when researching hearing aids or other health related products and services.
- Exhausted from sorting through competing news stories about topics like immigration reform? Look to Points of View Reference Center to guide critical analysis by giving you a summary of the point and counterpoint plus relevant and current information.
- Is this the year you're going to start the business you have always dreamed of? The resources in Small Business Reference Center can help you on your way with startup kits, industry information, and guides to topics such as establishing trademarks, setting up a limited liability corporation, hiring, incorporating your business, and more.
- Traveling soon? Whether you're headed to Miami or Madrid, you can read up on local news where you're going. Select the Newspaper Source database in EBSCOhost and search full-text articles.