Howard County Library System
Online Research

Howard County Library System (HCLS) offers access to thousands of full-text journal, magazine, and newspaper articles through numerous specialized online research tools.

  • Search among 20 categories: Biography; Book Recommendations; Business & Investing; Cars; Colleges & Education; Countries; Employment, Jobs & Careers; Encyclopedias; Foundations & Grants; Genealogy; Government Information; Health & Medicine; History; Homework Assistance; Literature; Maps; Newspapers & Magazines; Phone Books; Product Evaluations, and Science.
  • Access any database from computers at HCLS' six branches. In addition, most databases can be accessed remotely from our web site, using your library card barcode. 

List of Online Research Tools

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