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QuestionPoint
24/7 Live Online Reference

 

This library partnership service is best for simple questions that are not specific to your local library.

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Databases

Business Source Complete

A business research database that features company profiles and full-text articles for more than 2,000 journals dating back to 1965 and searchable cited references back to 1998.
(Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin)

JobNow: Live Job Assistance

JobNow is a unique service that features expert resume assistance/live interview preparation and career coaching. JobNow services include: Live Interview Coaching where job seekers receive live interview practice from online job coaches, Premium Resume Lab which includes online resume/cover letter assistance from trained writing experts and Job Resources where users can draw from a carefully-selected library of interview tips, resume templates, career assessments and other valuable resources.

Learning Express Library

LearningExpress Library is an innovative, Web-based learning solution that provides patrons, with instant access to the most comprehensive collection of test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources available. Over 1,000 online practice tests and interactive skill-building tutorials are available, along with more than 200 eBook titles-all developed by expert academic and industry professionals. (Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin) 

Lynda.com

Lynda.com provides self-paced, online learning video programs by experts in a variety a subjects; including business, design, web and photography. Thousands of classes are available and are targeted towards beginners, intermediate users, advanced users and appropriate for all users. Classes are available on you home computer, in the library and on mobile devices.
(Available only to Marin County Free Library jurisdiction residents due to licensing agreements)

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar is a leading provider of independent investment research that provides data on a wide variety of investment offerings; including stocks and mutual funds, real-time data and investment managment services. (Available only to Marin County Free Library jurisdiction residents due to licensing agreements)

Reference USA

This database provides company profiles that include address, phone number, size, lines of business, and executive or contact for each firm and covers 120 million U.S. residents and households.
In-Library Use: 25 Prints/Downloads per search. Remote Use: 5 Prints/Downloads per search.
(Available only to Marin County Free Library jurisdiction residents due to licensing agreements)

Regional Business News

This database provides full-text articles for nearly 100 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications. (Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin)

Small Business Reference Center

Provides up-to-date information on topics related to starting a company, operations management, sales, and growing or rescuing a business; including a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas. In addition, business videos provide critical information for business owners, including ‘how to’ videos to help foster success in all aspects of managing a business.

Standard and Poor's Daily Price Record

Daily Price Record is a database containing historical and current pricing data for securities traded on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, and American Stock Exchange.

(Available only to Marin County Free Library jurisdiction residents due to licensing agreements.)

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