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      •  Ancestry Library Edition - (In-library use only) - Provides information on more than two billion names including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records. 
      •  Online Index to Announcements in the Saddleback Valley News - Birth, death and marriage announcements in the Saddleback Valley News from 1969 – 1989 have been indexed by the South Orange County California Genealogical Society. The indexes are searchable by year or surname. 
      General Reference (Magazines, Newspapers and Encyclopedias)
      •  Gale Virtual Reference Library - A database of eBook encyclopedias and specialized reference sources on a variety of topics, including history, science, cultures of the world, and more.
      •  General Reference Center Gold - Articles on a variety of current topics from newspapers, reference books, and magazines.
      • World Book Online - World Book Online is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals.
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        Languages
        •  Mango - An online language-learning system that teaches conversation skills for 63 different languages; also includes 17 English tutorials for those who are not native speakers.
        Literature
        • Beanstack - An online literacy resource that will help you discover favorite books and apps matched to your child's age and interest.
        •  Literature Resource Center - Up-to-date biographies, overviews, literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers from around the world.
        •  Novelist Plus - Find information on popular fiction and nonfiction titles, including fiction audiobooks. Discover author readalikes, information on series, book lists, recommendations, book discussion guides, and more.
        •  Novelist K-8 Plus - Find information on fiction and nonfiction books, author readalikes, series, recommended reading lists and more - this companion to the Novelist database focuses on books for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
        •  Tumblebooks - Read e-stories and play games online.
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