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Academic OneFile - Article Search
Articles and abstracts from scholarly, trade and general-interest periodicals in current events, science, social science, art and the humanities. tab
Ancestry Library (In Library Use Only) - Genealogy Resources
A broad genealogical collection providing coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom. The database includes census, church, court and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. tab
Arizona Guide to Grants (In Library Use Only)
A searchable directory of corporate and foundation resources for Arizona grantseekers. Gives current, detailed profiles of over 1,800 corporations and foundations with a history of making grants in Arizona.  Includes contact listings, program descriptions, and grant priorities. tab
Arizona Republic 1999-Present
Full text access to the Arizona Republic Newspaper from January 1999-Present. tab
Axis 360 - eBooks & eAudio
This collection of about 5,000 titles and over 6,000 copies offers a diverse collection of the most popular titles and topics in both eBook and eAudio format. Visually appealing eBooks include: children's picture books, cookbooks, gardening, weddings, crafts, décor, art, etc. This includes both fiction and non-fiction bestsellers that have been unavailable in eBook format due to publisher restrictions. This will include authors such as James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nicholas Sparks and Sandra Brown. tab  (In Library Use Only)
Unlimited access to's content. tab
Biblioteca TumbleBook
Una colección de libros animados para niños con actividades, juegos y rompecabezas. tab
Biography In Context
Biographies on more than 325,000 people from throughout history and around the world. tab
Books & Authors - Reader Resources
Expert book reviews, recommendations and author biographies. tab
Books24x7 - Business and Technical Online Books
Books24x7 provides leading on demand business, technical and engineering content containing thousands of digitized "best in class" books, book summaries, research reports and best practices. tab
Career Transitions - Job Help Resources
Provides guidance and essential activities for job-seekers and those exploring career options. tab
Chilton's Car and Truck Repair - Auto & Truck Repair
More than 45 years of information with step-by-step procedures, engine, chassis, electrical, drive train, routine maintenance, suspension work and more is made easier for mechanics of any experience level. tab
Comics Plus
Check out and read comic books, manga and graphic novels instantly on your smartphone, tablet or computer. tab
Consumer Reports Online
Consumer Reports offers access to ratings, reviews, expert buying advice, product comparisons, consumer user reviews, and product video clips for over 7,000 products including electronics, appliances, home & garden, cars, baby gear, and food products tab
Contemporary Authors - Reader Resources
Access complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors. tab
CQ Electronic Library - Congressional Quarterly
CQ Electronic Library provides online indexing and full text access to the files of CQ Weekly and CQ Researcher. Useful, expert, and unbiased analysis for researching American government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs for students, citizens and professionals. tab
EBSCO MasterFILE Complete - Articles Database
Index and abstracts to almost 3000 magazines covering a broad range of topics. Many are available in full-text, dating as far back as 1990. Includes an image database, the American Heritage Dictionary,access to full-text of  Essential Documents of American History and Essential Historical Speeches, as well as full-text articles from Magill Book Reviews, covering classic literature and best  sellers. tab
Ferguson's - Career Guidance Center
Detailed profiles of thousands of jobs and industries, valuable advice on career skills, and thousands of resource entries enable the searcher to learn about a wide variety of jobs, industries; scholarships, internships, and professional programs.  Includes advice on applying for a job, acing an interview, behaving professionally in the work environment, and related topics, supplemented by dozens of sample resumes and cover letters created by professional career consultants, and a searchable archive of articles from current and past issues of Career opportunities news, a newsletter that provides timely information about colleges and the job market. tab
With Flipster, library customers have instant, unlimited access to the most popular magazines, such as Time, Sports Illustrated and People.  No extra account needed, just choose a magazine and read!  For offline viewing, download the Flipster app.   Learn more about Getting Started with Flipster or go directly to the collection. tab
Foundation Directory (Burton Barr Central Library - In Library Use Only) tab
Foundation Maps (Burton Barr Central Library - In Library Use Only)
Database for locating grants for individuals and businesses. tab
Freegal - eMusic
Freegal is a music download and streaming service that offers access to the Sony Music catalog and their affiliated labels; more than 3 million songs. Each Phoenix Public Library card holder may download up to 5 songs per week in addition to streaming music up to 3 hours per day. Downloaded files do not expire. tab
Gale - Virtual Reference
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials can be accessed online from the library or remotely 24/7.  Searches can be done by choosing a product or products or by simply searching all available items. tab
Genealogy Connect
Includes hundreds of authoritative resources formerly available only in print or on CD-ROM, covering genealogy best practices, research methods, immigration, royal and noble ancestry and much more. tab
General OneFile - Article Search
Search periodicals, newspapers, reference books and multi-media sources on the humanities, education, environmental issues, technology, health care, politics and more. tab
Global Issues In Context
Features hundreds of country portals for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health and cultural issues. tab
Grants to Individuals (In Library Use Only)
Online database of more than 6,500 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers. tab
Greater Phoenix Digital Library - eBooks & eAudio
The Greater Phoenix Digital Library offers eBooks, eAudiobooks, eVideos and eMusic in formats compatible with most electronic devices. It is a wide-ranging collection of more than 90,000 titles that includes adult, teen and children's materials. tab
Health and Wellness Resource Center
Offers access to authoritative health information, including full-text medical encyclopedias, health and medical journals, thousands of pamphlets, streaming videos, and health articles from more than 3,000 general interest publications covering health care, drug & herbal remedies, diet, and fitness topics.  Includes helpful information for students, patients and those in the medical profession. tab
Heritage Quest - Genealogy Resources
Genealogical information covering America since the late 1700s. Collections include census images from 1790 to 1930; 25,000 family and local history books; Revolutionary War records; Freedman's Bank Records; and the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) covering over 6,500 genealogical periodicals since 1800. tab
Hoopla - eAudio, eMusic & eVideo
Start using hoopla digital today to borrow digital video, music and audiobooks with your library card. Gain access to thousands of titles – available for instant streaming or temporary download – to watch on your smartphone, tablet or computer. There’s no waiting to borrow and hoopla digital’s automatic return eliminates all late fees. tab
Hoover's Company Records
Find up to date records on 44,000 major public and non-public U.S. and international companies and 225,000 key executives. Record may include: Fact sheet, overview, history, people, financials, products & operations, subsidiaries & affiliates, competitors. tab
IngentaConnect - Journal Index
Index and abstracts to more than 20,000 interdisciplinary journals, dating as far back as 1988. Online ordering via credit card for journals not available at the Phoenix Public Library. tab
Kids InfoBits - Articles for Kids
Thousands of age appropriate articles, eBooks and and images, designed for grades K-6. tab
LearningExpress Library 3.0
Online academic and career practice tests. Areas covered include SAT preparation courses, SAT practice exams, civil service, cosmetology, EMS, firefighter, GED, law enforcement, military, postal services, real estate, U.S. citizenship, and more. Test score report includes explanation of right and wrong answers. tab
Legal Forms
Includes official legal forms enabling users to create their own legal documents. tab
Literature Resource Center
Provides full text access to bibliographical and biographical information, literary criticism, and contextual information covering more than 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers.  Allows for searching of information from Contemporary Authors and Dictionary of Literary Biography, as well as access to full-text criticism from Contemporary Literary Criticism. tab
Marcive (In Library Use Only) - Federal Government Publications
Catalog of publications of the federal government from 1976 to the present. tab
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Provides financial data on over 8,000 stocks and 23,000 mutual funds, with independent reports on 1,200 stocks and 2,000 funds. Potential investors can plan investment strategies and monitor mutual funds, as well as research current or prospective holdings, find price performance records, and learn about fund portfolios and their management. Includes exclusive Morningstar Ratings tab
NewsStand - Online Newspapers
Provides access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world?. tab
NoveList Plus - Reader Resources
Tool to help readers of all ages find new books to read based on books they've already read or topics in which they are interested. tab
OneClickDigital - eBooks & eAudio
OneClickdigital has thousands of multi-access digital audiobooks, including exclusive content from Recorded Books, as well as titles from all major publishers. tab
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
An online library of current event topics--facts and arguments for and against each topic. Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. tab
Optimal Resume
A career management platform that allows the user to build resumes, cover letters, e-portfolios, video resumes and professional personal websites.  Create your own practice interview where you are recorded answering chosen or created questions.  All of the created content can be shared for feedback or downloaded. Users can make their information public for hiring companies to find. tab
Powerspeak Languages
Focusing on the most popular languages being studied today, Powerspeak features a combination of scored online activities, exercises, lessons, and games. tab
Press Reader - Online Newspapers tab
Pronunciator – English Page tab
Pronunciator – ProCitizen in English tab
Pronunciator – ProCitizen in Spanish tab
Pronunciator – Spanish Page tab
Reference USA - Business Directory
Directory information of more than 14 million publicly and privately owned companies in the United States. Search by business name, type, size or location.  Includes modules for:    US New Businesses: Updated with more than 50,000 new businesses added each week. Use to research hot areas of economic development.    US Lifestyles: Use to research consumers based on their lifestyles, hobbies and interests. tab
Reference USA - Residential Phone Directory
National telephone directory of over 120 million residential (consumer) listings.  Searchable by name, location or phone number. tab
Rocket Languages - Language Learning
Learn American Sign Language, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, German, Arabic, English as a Second Language and more.  Lessons are reinforced through games and member forums where you can interact with other learners and teachers. tab
Sams Photofact (In Library Use Only) - Online Electronic Repair Manuals
Sams provides service documentation for consumer electronics devices including television, radio,and VCRs. Over 180,000 different models and brand names are covered. Searching is by device model number. tab
Science in Context
Detailed information for science assignments and projects, including articles, biographies, videos, overviews and experiments. tab
Student Resources in Context
Explore information from science, literature and history through reference books, newspaper and journal articles, video and audio files. tab
Testing & Education Reference Center
Provides users with in-depth information on colleges and universities, graduate and professional programs, distance learning, corporate training, available scholarships and awards, preparatory entrance tests and more.  Also includes help for creating a successful resume. tab
TumbleBook Library
Online collection of animated, talking picture books, reading comprehension quizzes, educational games, and teacher resources. tab
Typing Quest
Practice touch typing, test your typing skills, build up typing speed, and learn to use the numeric keypad. tab
Universal Class - Online Classes
Why not learn something new today? Universal Class offers hundreds of online classes facilitated by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any imaginable topic.  All this is free with your PPL library card. tab
US History In Context
Information on US history from primary sources and reference documents, including photographs, illustrations and maps. tab
World History In Context
Search a broad collection of reference works and primary documents covering the events, movements and individuals that have shaped world history. tab
Worldbook Online
World Book Online is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related websites. tab
Zinio - Online Magazines
Customers will have unlimited access to 350+ English and Spanish language magazines with unrestricted viewing 24/7. tab

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