Quick Research

Welcome to our Quick Research page. This page features a variety of custom search widgets designed to allow our patrons to quickly search their favorite databases. Below are the widgets we currently offer, but be sure to check back often for additions. Do not forget to bookmark this page for easy access.

Search Consumer Reports

Search Novelist Plus

Search EBSCO Host

Search World Book Online

Search Gale PowerSearch

Search WorldCat Discovery Services


Consumer Reports is a leading magazine for reviews of consumer products. For unbiased and researched information when deciding on a major purchase, look here!

Research databases


NoveList Plus is a wonderful source for reader’s advisory. More than 150,000 fiction titles, 50,000 nonfiction titles and over 4,000 custom created articles and lists! Find information by author, title, read-a-likes, genre or subject.

Find Your Next Book To Read:


EbscoHost is great for academic research.  Find peer reviewed and full text articles on any topic.  Search by keyword in the box below.  

Research databases


World Book is an encyclopedia.  If you are just starting out on your research, World Book should be your first stop.  Use this to get an overview of your topic, find further connections, and manage citations for ALL your sources.  


Gale PowerSearch platform offers comprehensive access to authoritative reference, periodical and primary source information. This search widget simplifies browsing through Gale's more than 20,000 publications, providing the ability to search across more than 150 million documents. Simply enter your search term in the box provided below and press search.


Use WorldCat Discovery Services to identify resources at your library and in the collections of the world’s libraries. Search the WorldCat database of electronic, digital and physical resources; to identify materials you need and to find out where they are available.