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Journey to places near and far on your tablet, mobile device or computer.
OverDrive offers a wide range of popular adult, teen, and children's eBooks and audiobooks in fiction and nonfiction. For instructions visit our OverDrive guide.  
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(formerly Zinio Digital Magazines)
Popular full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on your computer, tablet, or phone. For instructions visit our RBdigital Magazines guide.
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Current and up-to-date technology eBooks.
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Full-text access to newspapers from around the world.
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Encuentre artículos actuales y archivados de periódicos, revistas, y agencias de noticias de todo el mundo en Español.
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African American Newspapers, including Washington DC resources, emphasizing eyewitness accounts of events during the 19th century.
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Full-text access to American newspapers.
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Full page and article images of the newspaper from 1837-1985.
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Kids can explore educational topics through animated books, read-alongs, puzzles, and games. For preschoolers through beginning readers. Algunos títulos en español.
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Research and compare local products and services with regional reviews.
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Full-text coverage from ethnic and minority press publications. Casi un cuarto de los artículos se presenta en español.
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Explore topics from the Revolutionary Era to today’s world through videos, online books, project ideas and quizzes. For grades 4 and up.
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Digital versions of selected encyclopedias and reference resources on a wide range of subjects from art, business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nations and the world, and science. 
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Full historic content from four major black newspapers: The Chicago Defender (1909-75), The New York Amsterdam News (1922-93), The Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003), and The Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988).
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Search by Journal or Publication title or browse by discipline. Download articles in PDF format for offline access. 
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Practice tests for improving skills and passing academic and licensing exams.
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Desde mejorar su lectura, escritura, y habilidades matemáticas hasta la preparación del examen GED, los recursos que encontrará aquí lo ayudarán a lograr sus metas.
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View the complete archive of National Geographic Magazine and National Geographic Traveler. Includes eBooks, maps, images and videos.
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Includes New York TimesLos Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.
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Access New York Times articles from 1851-present.
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Discover new book titles based on your interests or reading preferences.
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Discover new book titles based on your interests or reading preferences, with recommendations for grades K-8.
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Full-text access to DC Metro newspapers (excluding Washington Post).
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Enhance STEM learning with films and online books.
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Prepare for tests, download test handbooks, plan for higher education, explore career paths, build a resume, and access job interview tips.
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Explore true facts through video and online books. For ages 8-11.
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Enjoy animated books, read-alongs, eBooks, language learning, educational videos, puzzles, and games for grades K-5.
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Full-text access to the financial newspaper of record, 1984-present.
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Research local news and history in the long considered "hometown paper of record" for the nation's capital from 1852-1981.
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Retrieve, view, print and email digitized images from the Washington Post Final Edition (2008-2017) and Washington Times (2010-2013).
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Full-text access to Washington Post, 1877-present.
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As an alternative voice to The Washington Post, the Washington Times, established in 1982, covers events in Washington, D.C., the nation, and the world. Access from 1990-current. 
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