Research

AskMN – live interactive chat service that allows you to converse with a librarian in real time 24/7

Biography in Context – text, video, audioclips and images of yesterday and today’s most studied figures

Chilton Online Auto Repair Manuals – auto repair and maintenance information including maintenance and specification tables, step-by-step service and repair procedures, vacuum diagrams, and wiring diagrams

ELM: Electronic Library for Minnesota – online access to magazine, journal, newspaper, and encyclopedia articles, eBooks (online books), and other information resources

Scholastic go! – endless resources for research in most core subjects via nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more

LearningExpress Library – interactive collection of tests, tutorials, and eBooks categorized in Learning Centers including School Center, College Preparation Center, College Center, High School Equivalency Center, Adult Learning Center, Career Center, and Recursos para Hispanohablantes (Spanish Center)

Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub – over 200,000 digitized pages from pre-1923 newspapers from 7 of the 11 counties in SE Minnesota that make up the SELCO/SELS region

Minnesota Reflections – more than 135,000 images, maps and documents from more than 150 of the state’s cultural heritage organizations