Britannica Library

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Developed specifically for libraries, the new Britannica Library provides access to three sites in one, with age appropriate material from the child-friendly collection through to the adult general reference collection. Now students of all ages will find it easy to conduct research, complete homework assignments and work on special projects.

Britannica Library offers:

  • 3 comprehensive encyclopedias including the Encyclopædia Britannica
  • Thousands of magazine and journal articles directly related to search topics
  • Merriam-Webster Dictionary plus audio pronunciations
  • 90,000 images, videos and audio clips
  • Read-Aloud feature ideal for struggling readers and ELLs
  • Biography Browse
  • World Atlas
  • Primary Sources

You will need the current GALILEO password to access Britannica Library from home. Contact your local library for the current password.

Visit the Britannica Library website or use one of the search boxes below:

Britannica ImageQuest

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Access millions of images from over 60 of the world’s best and most respected image libraries – all from one safe site. Collections include the Bridgeman Art Library, Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images, National Portrait Gallery of London, National Geographic Society, Nature Picture Library, Science Photo Library, Australian Associated Press, Auscape Photo Library and other leading names. All have joined with Britannica® to provide the best and broadest collection of proprietary educational imagery.

You will need the current GALILEO password to access Britannica ImageQuest from home. Contact your local library for the current password.

Visit the Britannica ImageQuest website or get started with the search box below:

Consumer Reports

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Consumer Reports has long been a trusted source for consumer information on electronics, appliances, cars, and other products and services. The online version, available in full-text to Georgia citizens and students through GALILEO, includes the same ranking and comparison data featured in the print version. In GALILEO, users can:

  • Access the current and past issues
  • Search within all issues for a specific product or service
  • Set up a journal alert to be notified when a new issue is available

You will need the GALILEO password to search Consumer Reports from home. Contact your local library for the current password.

Use the search box below to get started!

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Digital Library of Georgia

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The Digital Library of Georgia is a GALILEO initiative based at the University of Georgia Libraries that collaborates with Georgia’s Libraries, archives, museums, and other institutions of education and culture to provide access to key information resources on Georgia history, culture, and life. This primary mission is accomplished through the ongoing development, maintenance, and preservation of digital collections and online digital library resources. Visit their website to get started!

Digital Public Library of America

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The Digital Public Library of America connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format. Visit their website to get started!

GALILEO

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GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online is a virtual library which provides access to journals, magazines, newspapers, videos, images, and other resources to help you find reliable articles and information on your topic.

You will need the GALILEO password to search from home. Contact your local library for the current password.

Watch the tutorial, visit the GALILEO website, or use the search box below to get started:

Niche Academy Tutorials

Niche Academy provides video tutorials for the most commonly used email services, social media platforms, and electronic library resources. Click on any of the slides above or go to the Niche Academy website to see all available tutorials.