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America’s News - Find information on topics related to books and authors, business, education, health, government, jobs and careers, politics, STEM and more including newspapers, videos, images and web-only content featuring the Austin American-Statesman, Fort Worth Star-Telegram , USA Today and more.

Ancestry.com - Find census, birth, marriage, death records and more!
This resource is available only within the library.

AtoZdatabases - Search Businesses, People, Mailing Lists and Sales Leads, Jobs, and more.
AtoZdatabases is the premier Reference, Research, Marketing, Mailing Lists/Sales Leads, and Job-Search Database. The database includes 30 million business & executive profiles, over 240 million residents with interests, hobbies and lifestyles information, over 7 million real-time job listings, 2 Million new businesses, over 12 million healthcare professionals, over 12 million new movers, 2 million new homeowners, and much more. The databases are ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, background searches, finding friends, relatives and a whole lot of other possibilities.

Gale Resources - A list of databases produced by Gale. These databases include resources in Literature, Current Events, and Health as well as a virtual reference desk. To access these resources from home simply type in the number that appears below the barcode on your library card in log-in screen.

Job & Career Accelerator - A program designed to help you research possible careers, create your resume, connect you to nation-wide job boards, and help you organize and track the progress of your job search.

Language Learning Software - Use Mango Languages to learn a new language! Includes an application for learning English as a second language.

Learning Express - Once you have registered in the library, you can have free and unlimited access to more than 300 practice tests that will help you reach your school and career goals, including ACT, SAT, TASP, GED, ASVAB, and many more. You have access to instant online scoring by the computer and the ability to stop and restart the test at any time. The diagnostic score shows areas in which the test-taker needs more study, with recommendations on improving. A detailed explanation of the correct answers is given.

Mouse Around Mousercise - Learn to use a mouse 

NoveList Plus - Looking for more books like your favorites? Want to find a new author? Can’t remember all the titles in a series? NoveList Plus has the answers! Ask about it at the library.

Texas Office of Public Insurance Counsel HMO Reports - This links to report created by the Texas Office of Public Insurance Counsel on the quality of HMO’s in the state of Texas.  

TexShare Databases- are funded by the Texas State Library and by TexShare member libraries. This large group of databases covers a wide variety of subjects and contains information that is useful to students of all ages as well as life-long learners. Full-text information from all types of periodicals, scholarly journals, biographies, encyclopedias, and other reliable sources can be found using this wonderful resource. It includes census records and 25,000 family and local history books from Heritage Quest. 

You may gain access to this database from your home computer by asking at the library for the username and password authorized for Lancaster Veterans Memorial Library.

Touch Typing Lessons - Practice your typing skills. 

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