Databases Available Through The Alamogordo Public Library
Access World News- (Library Barcode Required) Current and archived articles from local, regional, national, and international sources. Includes access to more than 2,000 newspapers including: El Paso Times (1999-current), Phoenix Examiner (2008-current), and San Francisco Chronicle (1985-current.)
Download Audiobooks - Downloadable audiobooks available for download at home at your convenience. Audiobooks available through Recorded Books' OneClick digital product.
El Portal The New Mexico State Library offers free access to a collection of databases available online 24/7. The collection includes: newspapers, magazine, journal articles, and books such as encyclopedias. Materials are available for all age ranges and interests.
Heritage Quest Online - (Library Barcode Required) Do genealogical research and find family using Heritage Quest.
InfoTrac Periodical and Reference Database -(Ask Reference Librarian for Password) - This is a large collection of databases focusing on various subjects. You can search for journal articles (many of them full-text) and other resources indexed here.
LearningExpress - (Use library barcode for user name, create a password) This database has practice tests and tutorials for exams including ACT, SAT, ASVAB, Postal carrier and more. There are also e-books available on test preparation, writing skills, career tools, parenting, etc.
Mango Languages® - Learn a foreign language on-line, and at home. Mango has 34 foreign languages and also an ESL programs in 15 languages, including German and Spanish. Use the link on Library website's front page to access.
New Mexico Newspapers - (Library Barcode Required) Find current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more from 22 New Mexico Newspapers including: Alamogordo Daily News (2004-current), Albuquerque Journal (1/1/95-Current), Las Cruces Sun-News (2/14/04-Current), and the Roswell Daily Record (1/2/02-Current.)
Salem Health Database -(Ask Reference Librarian for Password) Use this database for a wide variety of Medical and health related issues.