Online Databases

Catalog & Front Desk

Search for a title, see due dates of books you have checked out, check out or renew a book, place a hold, and more.

Inspire Database

Research current events, science, business, health, notable people, hobbies, and more. Includes full-text magazine articles.

WorldCat Database

WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

Heritage Quest Online

Find the branches on your family tree with this online resource, part of the library’s genealogy and local history services.

African American Heritage

A groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.

Archives Unbound

A collection of county histories and historic atlases from Indiana and Ohio.

Fold3 Database

Fold3 is the web's premier collection of original US military records, including many from the US National Archives.

History Geo

A library of over 12 million maps, including the First Landowners project and "Antique Maps" collection.

Ancestry Library Edition

In-Library Use Only

Discover your ancestors with the world's largest history and genealogy database. Browse national and international records from 1500-2008.


Explore the lives of your ancestors, discover your family's history, uncover your ethnic origins, start your family tree, and more.


In-Library Use Only

JSTOR provides access to more than 10 million academic journal articlesbooks, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.

Evansville Courier & Press Collection

Search more than 25 years of the Evansville local newspaper. Coverage from 1991 - Current, including full color pages, full-text and web-only content.