| Mississippi Alliance for Gaining New Opportunities through Library Information
Access (MAGNOLIA) is a stateside consortium funded by the Mississippi Legislature
that provides online databases for publicly funded K-12 schools, public
libraries, community college libraries and university libraries in the state
The databases listed below are available on the MAGNOLIA web page that has
been created for the Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library. Click
here to access the Magnolia Web page.
| Learning Express Library is a large collection of testing materials available
for library patrons to use. You must create your own user I.D. specific to the
Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library. Please see the reference desk for help.
here to access the Learning Express Library Web page.
EBSCOhost, provides comprehensive databases and thousands of abstracts
and full text magazine articles, pamphlets and newspapers. EBSCOhost
includes many specialized subject databases, such as ERIC (education
journals) and Health Source Plus (health periodicals, pamphlets and
reference books). Most users choose the MasterFILE Premier which provides
text for 310 general interest and current events magazines, including
Magill Book Reviews. To access these databases, enter magn1263 as the
Search for fiction authors and titles of interest by entering a favorite
author, title or a subject. Includes more than 1,200 theme-oriented
book lists, 150 award lists and 1,000 fiction related websites.
- Gale Products
- Business and Company Resource Center- Search this database to
find detailed company and industry news and information.
- Contemporary Authors-Provides current biographical and bibliographical
information on modern authors.
- Contemporary Literary Criticism Select- Provides a collection
of critical essays on contemporary writers. The username and password
- Discovering Collection- A comprehensive database that includes
literature, history, biographies, science studies and several dictionaries.
- General Business File ASAP- Find articles on finance, acquisitions
and mergers and much more. The authorization code is magn1263.
- Predicasts PROMPT- Contains information for researching companies,
the products and technology they produce and the markets in which
they compete. The authorization code is magn1263.
- Full-Text Poetry Resources
Selected full-text poetry resources online.
- SIRS Discoverer and Researcher
Discoverer includes information on current issues for middle and elementary
school students. Researcher contains thousands of articles on current
issues for high school students and adults, as well as charts, maps,
diagrams and illustrations.
- Wilson Biographies
Contains the full text of 39,000 profiles of notable individuals taken
from biographical reference works.