Gale Directory of Early Stage Investment
Profiles potential funding sources and firms that enable start-ups, providing contact information, a brief description, market focus, fund size, and more. An invaluable tool for users ranging from aspiring entrepreneurs, inventors, new and existing start-up businesses, and individuals and companies that either require or offer early stage investment opportunities.
Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health
Provides detailed information on mental disorders and conditions. Also features entries for prescription, alternative and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
A database of encyclopedias, digital books, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
If you're an avid reader, you may be interested in becoming a member of The City Library's Goodreads Group. Members can share what they're currently reading, what's in their queue for future reading, join discussions groups, and browse recommendations, reviews, and book lists created by Librarians at The City Library.
A service of the Foundation Center, offers information and resources that are specifically designed to meet the needs of grantseekers and nonprofits.
Provides searchable access for private and government funding opportunities, tutorials and articles that address a range of grant development issues, as well as resources for writing and securing grant awards. Available only at the Main Library, Glendale Branch, and Sprague Branch.
A genealogy reference resource that contains census data, family records, local histories and documentary collections.
This streaming movie service provides unlimited access to award-winning shorts, feature films, and documentaries. With thousands of films to choose from across more than 50 countries, IndieFlix offers a viewing experience you can't get anywhere else.
KnowledeCity.com is an online training platform that offers over 8,000 tutorials in business skills, computer software, and safety compliance. All training courses provide the most current information taught by experienced college professors and certified instructors. The Library's KnowledgeCity.com platform gives members unlimited access to all course categories, including Management, Leadership, Communication, Sales & Marketing, Job Skills, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.), and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.), to name a few. Start today to see how easy learning can be!
Provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial courses designed to help patrons, teen students, and adult learners alike succeed on required academic or professional exams.
Lynda.com provides an extensive library of training videos on practically any software program imaginable, including business productivity programs like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), professional design software such as Adobe's Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, etc.), audio and video production, mobile platforms (iOS, Andriod, etc.) and so much more. The City Library's lynda.com membership offers patrons unlimited access to a library of over 100,000 high-quality, current, and engaging video tutorials as part of over 2,000 courses taught by recognized industry experts.
Mango Languages uses a unique teaching method that quickly engages you in real conversations between two native speakers.
Market Share Reporter
Presents comparative business statistics reports on U.S. and international markets, featuring data and market description; lists of producers/products along with their market share; all while citing the original sources. Provides a unique resource for competitive analysis, diversification planning, marketing research, and other forms of economic and policy analysis.
A database of good health and medicine information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine.
Mitchell 1 ProDemand
A repair, estimating, and service information reference resource providing detailed coverage back to cars and motor vehicles from 1974. Available in all City Library locations.
A database of stock and mutual fund ratings and analyses that allows the investor to research thousands of investment possibilities.
Available in eight languages (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, and Russian), MUZZY is a captivating and entertaining way for kids to learn another language.