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Databases

California Digital Newspaper Collection

The California Digital Newspaper Collection is a freely accessible repository of digitized California newspapers from 1846 to the present.  It contains over 400,000 pages of significant historical California newspapers.
(Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin)

EBSCO Combined Search

Searches our EBSCO databases simultaneously through a single interface.
EBSCO Research Databases provide full-text articles from thousands of periodicals. Databases cover a wide range of subjects in both scholarly and professional resources.
(Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin)

Middle Search Plus

This resource contains full text articles for more than 140 popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles) and full text articles are also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk & Wagnall's New World EncyclopediaAmerican Heritage Dictionary, and Encyclopedia of Animals.

Newspaper Source Plus

This resource provides more than 1,000 full-text newspapers, including major newspapers such as New York Times (from January 1985 to present), Christian Science MonitorSan Francisco Chronicle, The Sydney Morning Herald(Australia), The Times (UK), Toronto Star, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times (DC) and others.

Professional Development Collection (Ebsco)

The Professional Development Collection includes full text for more than 500 high-quality education journals including; Booklist, Education, High School Journal, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, School Library Journal and many others.

(Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin) 

ProQuest Newspapers

Full-text articles of over 600 national and international newspapers including the San Francisco Chronicle (1996-present), the Christian Science Monitor (1988-present), the Los Angeles Times (1985-present), the New York Times (1980-present), the Wall Street Journal (1984-present) and the Washington Post (1987-present).
This database of articles includes professional journals, academic journals, and regional newspapers, providing either abstracts or full text articles.
(Available to cardholders with any public library in Marin)

Rock's Backpages

The ultimate archive of music journalism with over 23,000 classic articles on artists from Aaliyah to ZZ Top, on all genres from rockabilly to hip hop, by the finest music writers of the last 50 years.

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

Zinio Digital Magazines

Zinio Digital Magazine is the world's largest digital newsstand. Through the ZINIO UNITY™ reading platform, you can search and select publications from a subscribing library’s digital magazine stand. The entire magazine is replicated digitally and allows you to move seamlessly within each publication page between text, interactive graphics, animated illustrations, videos and much more. With its unique digital platform,you can discover published content, get more of it and do more with it.