Search engines are a fine place to start a search of the Internet, but often the results are unsatisfactory. Besides, the Internet isn't the only place to find information. Our library has gathered together some great resources for you to use to find the information you need.
- Use Gale Databases to to find magazine or newspaper articles, Chilton manuals, learn languages and many other reference tools.
- Use Iowa Locator or WorldCat to find books, CDs, DVDs and other items in libraries.
- Use HealthInfoIowa to start your search for health information.
- Use Community History Archive to search through past issues of the Story City Herald, the Messenger, the Story City News and the South Hamilton Record.
The subject guides give you a great place to find information on travel, sports, consumer goods and more.
Iowa Heritage Project and Iowa Publications Online can help you dig deep into all things Iowa.
"Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it." -Samuel Johnson