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Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier contains full-text articles for nearly 4,500 journals including 3,600 scholarly (peer-reviewed) journals.

Acceda Noticias

Find current and archived articles from full-text Spanish-language newspapers published in the U.S., along with dozens of newspapers and other news sources from around the world. Choose an interface and navigation in either Spanish or English.

Access Business News

Find full-text articles from the current and archived editions of approximately 200 local, regional and national business and law publications from across North America. Offers extensive coverage of industries, markets, companies, executives and products.

America’s Historical Newspapers

Continually expanding, it offers searchable digital facsimiles of thousands of titles from all 50 states. With eyewitness reporting, editorials, letters, advertisements, obituaries and much more, this acclaimed collection uniquely chronicles the evolution of American culture and daily life from 1690 to the recent past.

American History Online

American History Online covers more than 500 years of American history, highlighting the important people and events. This database includes biographies, primary source documents, timelines, an image & video gallery, maps & charts and more.

American History Resources (selected Reference eBooks)

Search here to learn more about people, events, places & more that make up America's history.

American Song

American Song is a history database that allows people to hear and feel the music from America's past. The database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, cowboys and ordinary people. The songs touch topics as varied as Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests, and more.

America's News Magazines

Full-text electronic editions of valuable national U.S. magazines--all in one easy-to-search database. Magazines include Newsweek, Foreign Affairs, Smithsonian, Field & Stream, Science Illustrated, Baby Talk and many others that offer unique coverage of news, business, politics, sports, entertainment, and cultural activities. Most magazines include shortcut hyperlinks that connect to the most current editions and present material under organized headings.

Ancestry Library Edition

Discover your unique family history! Ancestry Library Edition provides easy access to billions of records from around the world, with new content being added each week. It has unparalleled coverage of the U.S and the U.K. including census, vital, church, court and immigration & passport records as well as record collections from Canada, Ireland and other countries.

Auto Repair Reference Center

Auto Repair Reference Center contains repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.

Bloom's Literary Reference Online

Bloom's Literary Reference Online features thousands of author biographies, a guide to more than 41,000 literary characters as well as overviews, synopses, analyses, and literary criticism of thousands of works-from novels to poetry to plays.

Business Source Premier 

Provides full text for more than 2,150 journals, magazines & trade publications covering all business disciplines. It offers full text dating back to 1886. BSP's additional full text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles, and SWOT analyses.

Chilton's Automotive

Chilton's is your 24-hour on-call "mechanic" with quick online access to repair, maintenance and service information for vehicles from the major domestic and import manufacturers. Photos, illustrations and repair procedures help to simplify even the most arduous tasks.

Classical Music Library

Classical Music Library includes music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.

Colorado Newspapers

Find full text articles from the current and archived editions of approximately 75 Colorado newspapers.

Company Profiles 

Offers detailed profiles for the world's 10,000 largest companies.

Consumer Health Complete 

Provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. Topics include aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

Consumer Reports Buying Guide

When you know more, you can shop smarter. Get product ratings on over 950 brand-name products, a listing of manufacturers, product repair histories and shopping strategies to help make the best buying decisions from Consumer Reports Buying Guide.

Consumer Reports Magazine

For over 70 years, Consumer Reports magazine has been the consumers' trusted source for expert, unbiased ratings and recommendations on how to save hundreds, even thousands on products ranging from major purchases such as automobiles & appliances to everyday items such as food & cleaning products. Review the individual issues or search by product type.

Contemporary Research Topics (selected eBooks)

Looking for sources on today's hot research topics: immigration, school bullying, poverty, dress codes, drugs, social networking, animal welfare, stem cell research, students' rights, welfare, and more? Then this is the search for you!

Contemporary World Music

Contemporary World Music takes listeners around the globe to experience reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, & more.

Ebsco e-book

EBSCO ebooks and e-audiobooksare each an internet-based electronic library that offers the full-text of online books (e-books) that can only be read online as well as downloadable audiobooks (e-audiobooks) that can be downloaded to computers or a wide range of portable devices. Our ebook collection includes many classic titles, as well as CliffsNotes. Our e-audiobook collection includes over 2000 fiction, nonfiction and classic titles.

EBSCOhost Mobile 

Provides a convenient way for library users to access our magazine and newspaper resources on mobile devices. EBSCOHost Mobile is designed to work with most mobile devices that can access the internet such as: Android, BlackBerry, or Apple iOS.


Downloadable e-book service offering over 20,000 e-books from a number of different publishers.  E-books are always available with no wait for checkout.  


Freegal allows you to download music from the Sony music collection.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia provides over 25,000 easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written covering a variety of subject areas.

Gale Legal Forms

Gale offers professionally drafted legal forms specific for Colorado businesses in the following legal subject areas: Contracts, Employment, LLC, Small Business, Taxes and many more. The forms can be downloaded, completed, saved and printed.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

The reference books in this online collection are available to be viewed 24x7 on any computer with an internet connection. Reference books are included in the following subject areas: History, Environment, Biographies, Cultures around the World, Religion, Law, Literature, Science and more.


GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, including content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for approximately 295,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,600 records.

Health Reference Center

Focusing on the high school health curriculum, Health Reference Center includes more than 585 educational videos on a wide range of health topics and reliable information on today's most pressing health topics.


Provides assistance with tutoring in elementary, middle school, high school, intro college, and adult education.  Live online tutors will be available daily from 2:00-11:00 pm while you’re at the library or at home.  HelpNow includes a writing lab, SAT/ACT/GED test prep, virtual group workrooms, and live help with English, Social Studies, Science, and Math.

Heritage Quest

Heritage Quest Online includes U.S federal Census records, family histories, published genealogies, historical books, Revolutionary War record, and more to help you trace your American ancestor path across history.

History Reference Center

History Reference Center features full text for more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers. Also includes access to a number of history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, and 77,000 biographies.

International Building Code 2009

International Building Code 2009 offers up-to-date, comprehensive insight into the regulations surrounding the design and installation of building systems. It provides valuable structural, fire-, and life- safety provisions that cover means of egress, interior finish requirements, roofs, seismic engineering, innovative construction technology, and occupancy classifications.

International Mechanical Code 2009

International Mechanical Code 2009 offers the most current mechanical codes that address the design and installation of the most current mechanical systems. IRC 2009 is designed to provide comprehensive regulations for mechanical systems and equipment, including coverage of HVAC, exhaust systems, chimneys and vents, ducts, appliances, boilers, water heaters, refrigerators, hydronic piping, and solar systems.

International Residential Code 2009

International Residential Code 2009 was created to serve as a complete, comprehensive code regulating the construction of single-family houses, two-family houses (duplexes) and buildings consisting of three or more townhouse units, that combines building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, energy, and electrical provisions into a single resource.

Jazz Music Library

Jazz Music Library includes thousands of jazz artists and ensembles, ranging from past greats to musicians performing and recording today. Listen to Chicago jazz, New Orleans Jazz, 1920s jazz, big bands, acid jazz, Latin jazz, and more.


JobNow is a unique service that features expert resume assistance, live interview preparation, and career coaching.  JobNow also offers an Adult Learning Center which includes GED and citizenship test preparation, an expert writing lab, study tools, and a unique academic skills center featuring live, online tutors available from 2:00-11:00pm daily.


Kidsearch is an easy way for students in grades K-8 to search multiple Online Resources by clicking on the picture based icons or by typing a search in the "find" box.

Learning Express Library

Come discover Learning Express's new platform which includes GED test materials, math, reading & writing practice and skills improvement as well as assessment tests for elementary through high school students.

Legal Information Reference Center 

Legal Information Reference Center offers the everyday user the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions to independently address a wide-range of legal issues. This resource includes hundreds of full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. The full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo.

Life in America - the 1900's through the 1990's (selected eReference books)

Want to know what life was like in America during the 1900's through the 1990's? Start here

LISTA - Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

LISTA indexes nearly 690 periodicals, books, research reports and proceedings on librarianship back as far as the mid-1960s.

Mango Online

Mango offers a fast and convenient solution for our community’s increasing language-learning needs. There are 47 foreign language learning courses, as well as 16 English language learning options. Check out the mobile apps for Android and iPhone to allow the ability to learn a new language wherever you are!

MAS Ultra

MAS Ultra contains full-text for more than 500 popular high school magazines, more than 360 full-text reference books, 84,774 biographies,100,554 primary source documents, and an image collection of 293,480 photos, maps & flags.

MasterFILE Premier

Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier provides full text for more than 1,750 general periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general 105,787 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 293,480 photos, maps and, multicultural issues and much more. It also includes 86,019 biographies,

Middle Search Plus

Middle Search Plus provides full-text for 140 popular middle school magazines as well as 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents and an image collection of 293,480 photos, maps and flags.

Modern World History Online

Modern World History Online covers the full scope of world history from the mid-15th century to the present. Thousands of fully hyperlinked subject entries, biographies, videos, images, maps and charts, primary source documents, and timeline entries combine to provide a detailed and comparative view of the people, places, events, and ideas that have defined modern world history.

Morningstar Investment Research Center 

Morningstar provides data on more than 385,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 8 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. The print subscription will be going away as of Dec 24th, 2012. Contact the Reference/Readers Advisory Department at 562-5601 with any questions.

Music Online

Music Online brings together on a single cross-searchable platform the entire suite of Alexander Street Press music products that our library subscribes to. The browse option includes lists of music by: historical events, cultural groups, time periods, instruments and much more. There are also over 853 playlists that can be used as a teaching resource for in-class use.

National Electric Code 2008

National Electric Code 2008 provides regulations for electrical wiring and equipment in virtually all types of buildings in an effort to maximize public safety, emergency preparation, and electrical worker protection. This new edition responds to industry needs with expanded requirements based on research, new technologies, and recent events.

Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for six national (U.S.) and 125 international newspapers. The database also contains full text for more than 335 regional (U.S.) television & radio news transcripts are provided from ABC News, CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, National Public Radio (NPR), etc.newspapers. In addition, full-text

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NoveList is the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. It is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.


Downloadable e-book service for most popular devices and computers (Kindle, nook, Android, Apple, Windows, etc.).  OverDrive offers patrons thousands of popular new release titles and classics.  This service includes both e-book and e-audio books for checkout.

Points of View Reference Center

Contains a balance of materials from all viewpoints, including more than 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from both sides of the aisle, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents and reference books.

Primary Search

Primary Search includes full-text articles for 70 popular elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). It also includes an image collection of over 293,840 photos, maps and flags.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences

Provides information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Pueblo Library Digital Collections

Pueblo City-County Library Digital Collections

Reference USA

Reference USA is a great tool for conducting business research, analysis & marketing as well as for finding company information by name, geographic location & industry and residential listings by name, address, city, state, or zip code.

Regional Business News

Provides full-text articles for more than 80 regional business publications, including business journals, newspapers and newswires from all over the United States & Canada - includingColorado Biz & the Colorado Springs Business Journal.

Research Starters - Business

Offers a starting point for business research with summaries of discipline-specific topics - including the broad outlines of an area of Business, its real world applications, and sources for researching the subject in greater detail.

Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center contains full-text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources. Subjects include biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.


Provides a youth-friendly, graphical interface allowing users to easily search for magazine articles and pamphlets on a variety of subjects.

Small Business Reference Center

This database offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding. Content and features include nearly 400 full text periodicals, 500 ful text reference books, hundreds of business videos, and business basics.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Offers quick online access to repair information for motorcycles, ATVs, snowmobiles, boats, personal watercraft/jet skis & more. The database offers assistance in providing routine maintenance, such as tune-ups and brake service, as well as extensive repairs involving engine and transmission disassembly.

Smithsonian Global Sound

Smithsonian Global Sound is a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions, including more than 35,000 individual tracks of music, spoken word, and natural and human-made sounds.

Student Research Center

Student Research Center is designed specifically for high school students and allows users to easily select which sources (magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, primary source documents) will be included in their search. It also includes an online dictionary and encyclopedia.

The Denver Post

Serves an area with a diverse business economy, top-ranked educational institutions, cultural and recreational opportunities and championship sports teams. The Denver Post provides news, business, features, sports and an editorial section for the region and has bureaus throughout the state of Colorado and in Washington, D.C. The newspaper is the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize, national awards for exceptional business coverage, Best of West awards, and has been honored by the Colorado Associated Press.

The Pueblo Chieftain
The city of Pueblo's local newspaper.

Today's Science

This easy to use database includes science news written for students, extensive biographies, national science standards, conversations with scientists and curriculum tools for teaching.

Topic Search

Topic Search is a current events database that includes social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms. It contains over 105,000 full-text articles from 1,622 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

Value Line Investment Survey Plus 

Is a comprehensive source of information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks in 98 industries, the stock market, and the economy available in a concise, easy-to-use format. Also included is the Small & Mid-cap Survey which reports on approximately 1,800 small & mid-cap stocks not included in The Value Line Investment Survey.



World Almanac for Kids Online

World Almanac for Kids Online includes articles and fast facts on animals, countries, the environment, history, famous people, space, science, careers, and much more, with full-color images and dynamic daily features, providing fun material that is perfect for school assignments.

World Cat

WorldCat is a database of materials held by libraries throughout the United States that you can search and you can also place interlibrary loan requests for materials not owned by the Pueblo City-County Library District.

World Geography & Culture Online

World Geography & Culture Online makes it easy to study all aspects of a country - from its geography & physical features to its government, people & society - providing both facts at-a-glance and in-depth coverage through country entries, maps, flags, images, statistics, up-to-date news articles, timelines, a gazetteer and more. All 50 US states are profiled with biographies, images, timelines, maps, flags and more. A geography glossary and a tool that compares and ranks countries or US states by a variety of criteria are also included in this easy-to-use database.

World Vital Records

A massive library with billions of Family History and Genealogy records, and millions of family trees. Access key collections: COMPLETE U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1940; military records; enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records; millions of newspaper articles; unique, exclusive local and international collections.


Zinio is a new downloadable subscription magazine service available to all Pueblo County Residents with a library card. Patrons will have the opportunity to subscribe to any of the over 70 online magazines the library has selected. They will receive new issues when they become available for download to their mobile device or readable online on a computer.


Life in America - the 1900's through the 1990's
(selected eReference books)

Want to know what life was like in America during the 1900's through the 1990's? Start here.