Research from Home
The following subscription-based databases are available to access from home with your Webster Groves Public Library card number.
Access to back issues of Consumer Reports is provided through EBSCOhost. It includes searchable full text of articles from 1991 to the present, with citations available for issues from 1985 – 1990.
EBSCOhost contains searchable databases of thousands of periodicals, ranging from general interest magazines and newspapers to academic journals. Many include full texts of articles and even scans of original pages.
Encyclopædia Britannica Online
The online version of the Encyclopædia Britannica, including searches tailored for children and young adults. Use the link above for home access. For access from within the Library, please click here.
Genealogical search site including U.S. census, family histories, and local histories among other resources.
Take practice tests for many standard college and professional exams. Also includes tutorials for basic computer use and various software packages.
Readers’ advisory information on both fiction and nonfiction books. Find books by genre, age group, author similarity, and more.
Business and residential information for reference and research. Includes white pages lookup, detailed business information, and job listings.
Investment research on companies, industries, markets, and economies.