Search interfaces

Ohio Web Library

Description: 

Federated search engine that searches across a number of commercial databases.

The Ohio Web Library Sources page (second link) allows you to browse for specific sources for more focused searching.

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ohio web library
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AccessMyLibrary -- iPhone app

Description: 

This free app for the iPhone provides access to the library's research resources from Gale Learning.

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Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later.

Database

about:books

Description: 

A new book-related search engine from the Ohio Public Library Information Network. Search by title, author, etc., and find information on books, reviews, etc.

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LibX WPPL Edition

Description: 

LibX is a powerful extension for the Firefox and Internet Explorer Web browsers.

Search our catalog and commercial databases along with your other Web searches.

Highlight any piece of text and right-click on it to instantly turn it into search terms for our catalog and databases.

Click on the provided link. At the top of the Web page for the WPPL edition of LibX, click on "Click here to install LibX Westlake Porter Public Library Edition Version..."

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A pop-up will ask you to allow Firefox to accept updates from Libx.org. Click "Allow" and "Close" then click on the link again.

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