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The following online resources are available for home PC usage.

Enter the barcode on the back of your JCFPL Library Card as your I.D. or password. The barcode begins with the numbers 27954...)

** If your barcode has 12 or 13 digits, please enter the first 11 digits ONLY.**


EBSCOhost offers access to the full text over 1,800 magazines and newspapers with MasterFILE Premier, Business Source, and Health Source Plus. A variety of other tools for research are also available.

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HealthyNJ is a product of the University Libraries at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. The Consumer Health Information Task Force, comprised of librarians from each of the four UMDNJ Campus Libraries, developed the content of the Web Site to meet the health care information needs of consumers, particularly the citizens of New Jersey.

JerseyClicks is New Jersey's statewide portal for searching the statewide full-text databases.  These high quality databases cover subjects such as health, history, business, education, science, current events, literature, and popular fiction. The suite also includes Reference Latina, a Spanish language full-text database.  You can search for high quality Internet age information 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Jersey Journal, 1867-1977, 1999 to the present
NewsBank has provided us with access to the Jersey Journal online for a trial period.  Holders of Jersey City Library cards can search the Historical Jersey Journal covering the years 1867-1977.  It provides full page view (some gaps - no 1953 or 1958);  the 1999-present section offers text only.  Simply click on the link and start hunting.  If you have any questions, please contact the NJ Room staff at 201-547-4503

Khan Academy
With a library of over 2,600 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 306 practice exercises, they're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.

MedlinePlus is a goldmine of good health information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine. Health professionals and consumers alike can depend on it for information that is authoritative and up to date. MedlinePlus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 700 diseases and conditions.

Morningstar Investment Research Center
Morningstar Investment Research Center – database for  researching  nearly 9,500 stocks, 24,000 mutual funds and more than 800 exchange traded funds (ETFs). Patrons can review Morningstar fund ratings and stewardship grades, utilize stock and fund screeners and print full page PDF reports. Morningstar also provides financial education for the beginner through expert investor through its Investing Classroom.

NoveList is an electronic database of over 92,000 titles that helps fiction readers discover new books and writers. Users of all ages can enter a favorite author or title in order to locate other authors or titles of similar interests. In addition, users can browse over 1,200 theme-oriented book lists, 160 award lists and 1,000 fiction-related websites.

PubMed Central is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Access to the full text of articles in PMC is free, except where a journal requires a subscription for access to recent articles.

Rosetta Stone
Immersive language-learning platform, offering 30 languages to further ESL learning and language-learning for business and vacation travel. Note: Registration of email address and password is required to use this resource.



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