Access premium online resources for free with your library card

These resources are available to anyone with a valid Marin library card, unless noted in the descriptions. (Some resources are only available to cardholders who live in our jurisdictions, due to licensing agreements). [Explain this]

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Biography Reference Center

Comprehensive collection of biographies, including actors, authors, composers, explorers, historical figures, world leaders, inventors, musicians, and many others.



Online video storybooks for kids, paired with nonfiction eBooks, reinforcing reading skills and developing real-world knowledge. 


Green Planet Stream

Instantly stream nature and environmental films from around the globe.


Help Now! Homework Help

Get live online homework help from an expert tutor. For students of all ages, in English or Spanish. Monday - Friday 1pm -10pm PST. Also includes a writing lab, test center, live skill building, foreign language lab and adult learning center.


Instantly stream movies, TV shows, audiobooks and music from your computer or device.
(Available only to library cardholders who live within MCFL or Sausalito Library jurisdictions) [Explain this]


Kids Search from EBSCO

Elementary school students can find resources on a number of topics.


Learning Express Library

Online learning center with subject review and practice tests for occupation exams, AP tests, SAT & college prep & U.S. Citizenship test. Skill-building materials in math, reading and writing for all age groups.
(Available only to library cardholders who live within MCFL jurisdictions) [Explain this]


Literary Reference Center

Comprehensive resource with information on thousands of authors and their works, including literary criticism, biographies and bibliographies.


Little Pim

Online language learning system for children ages 0-6.


Mango Languages

Online language learning program in a variety of languages, focusing on everyday conversational skills. Also includes English as a second language.


MAS Ultra: School Edition

Research tool designed for high school students, containing articles from many popular magazines.


Middle Search Plus

Research tool designed for middle school students, containing articles from many popular magazines and reference books. Articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).


NoveList K-8

Get recommended reading suggestions for K-8 graders by entering a title or author to find similar books. Explore reading lists, award-winner lists and book discussion guides.


Student Research Center

Research tool designed for Middle and High School students, including articles from magazines and reference books. Articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).


Topic Search

Explore articles on social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics. Sources include international & regional newspapers, magazines, polls, pamphlets and government information.