The library is more than just books on a shelf. Check out our list of databases to fully explore your available resources.
While a Library card is required for remote access from home, the databases are available to all from within Library buildings.
Legal Information Reference Center
Featuring the NOLO catalog of legal books as well as sample forms, this is a great place to begin your legal research. When prompted, enter "Tillamook" for your patron ID and "Oregon" for the Password.
If you've ever wanted to learn a new language, this database will be very useful! Choose from over 40 languages, and learn at your own pace.
This do-it-yourself automotive database allows you to search for accurate, complete, and detailed repair information on your car, truck, van, or SUV.
Value Line is the most trusted and prestigious name in the investment field. For more than seventy-five years Value Line has demonstrated proven performance for investors.
This database is designed for people who are either just beginning their family research or who, after years of work, are still uncovering their past.
Resources for Kids
We have special databases just for children, including the World Book Encyclopedia, Student Resources in Context, and Kid's Infobits.
Articles and Reference Materials
Credo Reference is an easy-to-use tool for research projects and homework. Search in hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject specific titles. Browse by topic or by book, or use the concept map feature to help you find related topics.
Gale Power Search
Want to search just about everything we've got? Use the Gale Power Search to cross search for articles in all or a select group of databases. For example, you can enter one term like "wheat gluten" and search the Agriculture collection, the Health Reference Center, and the Culinary Art Collection at one time to get all the information you need. If you'd like to see a complete list of all available Gale databases, click here.
Gale Magazine and Newspaper Articles
Looking for articles on a certain subject? Know the title of an article but don't know which magazine it was published in? Want to find articles by a certain author? Use these databases to search through multiple publications at once.
Gale Virtual Reference Collection
Here is a collection of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.
World Book Encyclopedia
Great for getting a basic understanding of almost anything!
Academic One File
Useful for beginning your research to get a good grasp on a wide variety of topics.
Especially useful for persuasive writing, this database covers both sides of today's most controversial topics, from Addiction to the World Economy, health care reform to immigration. Each topic contains a basic overview and includes news articles from many other publications to give you a complete picture of the issue.
Esta herramienta de referencia electrónica proporciona indización, imágenes y texto completo de revistas hispanas populares.
Health and Wellness This database can help with any health concerns you have, whether you are dealing with a new diagnosis or just trying to stay healthy.
The Oregon Career Information System provides a database of occupational and educational information to help Oregonians learn about the world of work and education. For user-name and password, please call the Tillamook library at (503) 842-4792.
Learning Express Library
This resource offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want; at school, at work, or in life.
Novelist helps you choose your next read. Search by genre, time period, reader age, or browse recommendations based on other books you have enjoyed.
WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.
This authoritative website brings together information from the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, and other government agencies and health-related organizations.
CIA World Factbook
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.