Plumas County Library
Lindsay Fuchs, County Librarian
445 Jackson St
Quincy, CA 95971
Please join Plumas County Library in trying out these free reference databases - just click on the database name that interests you and use your library card to sign in.
After, please fill out the survey online or in the library branch so we know which databases interest you!
AutoMate: Have a question about how your car works? Interested in some vehicle DYI projects? This provides a comprehensive resource of automotive repair information.
American Antiquarian Society Archive: This houses a collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912. It is a treasure trove of topics and sources for someone interested in the documentation of American life.
Explora: This supports both student research and classroom instruction with reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.
Flipster: Access to a range of magazines, from Time, the New Yorker, Vogue, People, and more.
Home Improvement Reference Center: Home improvement assistance in areas such as repairs, maintenance, remodeling, electrical work, and much more.
Legal Information Reference Center: Designed to assist the general public in legal matters of all kinds.
MyHeritage Library: This features over 8 billion primary historical records from the U.S., Europe, and other regions, with coverage starting from the 16th century.
NoveList Plus: The complete readers' advisory solution, this database will help match you to a book.
Science Reference Center: A full-text database that covers earth science, life science, technology, health and other popular topics discussed by today's science researchers.
Small Business Reference Center: Up-to-date information on topics related to starting a company, operations management and sales, as well as growing or rescuing a business.
Again, please fill out the
survey online or at the library branch so we know which databases interest you!
Zip Book Request Form
Access Digital Magazines through our library anytime, anywhere, availability on PC’s, Mac’s, and mobile devices. Zinio
Overdrive Download e-books and audiobooks onto your laptop or portable device.
Ph: (530) 283-6310
Fax: (530) 283-3242
The Public Library Association's new site, DigitalLearn.org, is an Institute of Museum and Library Services grant-funded project to create an online hub for digital literacy support and training. Included in DigitalLearn.org is a collection of self-directed tutorials for end-users to increase their digital literacy, including "Getting Started On The Computer", "Navigating a Website", "Intro to E-Mail", "Intro to Facebook", "Intro to Skype", and much more!
represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. ChiltonLibrary.com gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle. ChiltonLibrary.com
, in association with the Library of Congress, provides free Braille and audio books, magazines and playback equipment to all eligible Californians unable to read standard print. Follow the link to find your local braille and talking book library and sign up for free library service. California’s Library Services for People with Print Disabilities
Find affordable health care for families and individuals.
Offers individual training in essential skills, from using Microsoft Office to emails to basic math. There are over 180 topics with more than 2000 lessons, all completely free.
Plumas County Library is a member of the North State Cooperative Library System and NorthNet
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