Online continuing education courses, covering a wide range of subjects.
19th Century US Newspapers
Full-text articles from a wide range of 19th century newspapers.
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry
Articles that track business conditions, trends, management techniques, corporate strategies, and industry-specific topics worldwide.
Full-text journals, and reference sources from over 14,000 titles.
Full-length nonfiction videos and clips.
Adult Education and Career Center
One-on-one, real-time assistance with professional tutors covering resumes, cover letters, interview preparation, or document proofing. Available 2pm-Midnight.
Factory-correct automotive diagnostic and repair information. Includes diagnostic flowcharts, maintenance schedules and tables, daily TSBs, wiring diagrams, and labor for estimates. Accessible solely in KCLS libraries.
Ancestry Library Edition
Genealogical information from 1.2 billion+ records. Includes U.S. Federal Census from 1790, and the American Genealogical Biographical Index. Accessible solely in KCLS libraries.
Ask A Librarian
Quick assistance from KCLS staff via chat, phone, or email.
Directory of 457,000 international and U.S. national, regional, state, and local nonprofit membership organizations. As of 1/1/2014 KCLS will no longer offer access.
Biography & Genealogy Master Index
Citations from biographical reference works.
Biography In Context
Biographical sketches and magazine articles focusing on nearly 275,000 individuals.
Video storybooks and nonfiction eBooks for children.
Fully searchable computer books. Sign up for a free account with your KCLS library card.
Articles, illustrations, definitions, and weblinks.
Britannica Online for Kids
Articles, illustrations, definitions, and weblinks for kids.
Business Insights: Essentials
Information on companies, industries, and more.
Automotive diagnostic and repair information for domestic and foreign vehicles.
Product reviews, product ratings, product buying advice, and articles from the latest issues of Consumer Reports.
Articles, maps, photographs, biographies, and recipes; all focusing on world cultures.
D&B Million Dollar Database
Company listings and executive detail.
Daily Life Through History
Articles, maps, charts, primary documents, and teacher lesson plans; all focusing on daily life in world cultures.
DSM-IV (via Stat!Ref)
Currently recognized mental health disorder information published by the American Psychiatric Association. Access to DSM-IV will cease on 11.29.2013.
Articles, photos, maps, and transcripts from magazines, newspapers, radio and television news programs, and reference books.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Cross-searchable full-text reference books on a wide variety of subjects.
General interest periodicals.
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Articles on medicine and health from magazines, newsletters, newspapers, pamphlets, and reference sources.
Genealogical information from PERSI Index, local histories, primary source materials, and more.
Historical Statistics of the United States
Statistics from thousands of sources.
Literature Resource Center
Biographical, bibliographical, and critical content about literature and literary figures.
Language learning lessons for children.
Live Homework Help
One-on-one tutoring help for students in grades K-12, entry level college, and adult learners.
Live Homework Help in Spanish
Uno-a-uno ayuda de tutoría para los estudiantes en los grados K-12, de la universidad de nivel de entrada, y los alumnos adultos.
Software and computer skill tutorials.
Language learning lessons with reading/writing/listening components.
Before you begin using Microsoft E-Learning you will need to first set up a Microsoft Live ID.
View the system requirements
- Click the Sign In button on the right of the home page
- Enter with your Microsoft Account and password
- From My courses, start or resume a course
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Investing data and reports on 23000+ mutual funds, 7000+ stocks, and investment management tools.
New York Times
Articles from the New York Times (1980-present).
New York Times Historical
Articles from New York Daily Times (1851-1857) and New York Times (1857-2009).
Full-text articles from a wide range of historical newspapers.
Reading recommendations, author read-alikes, theme-oriented book lists, book discussion guides, book talks, and feature articles.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, and web links.
Oxford English Dictionary
Definitions, pronunciations, and word histories.
Full view newspapers from 50+ countries with 30+ languages represented. Newspapers include up to 2 months of back coverage.
Articles on a diverse range of topics from 4,100+ magazines, journals, and newspapers.
Puget Sound Business Journal
Articles from the Puget Sound Business Journal.
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982
Article citations from popular magazines and journals (1890-1982) with links to KCLS holdings.
Business and residential listings of U.S. companies, Canadian companies, and U.S. residences. Download up to 50 records at a time from KCLS libraries, up to 25 at a time from elsewhere. Instructional webcasts and video tutorials are available.
Resume building software, sample cover letters, resumes, and job seeking tips. Sign up for a free account with your KCLS library card.
Sammamish Valley News Index
Sammamish Valley News front page articles. Covers 1963-1994 newspapers in the Redmond Library collection.
Sanborn Maps (Washington State)
Large scale maps of Washington cities and towns, detailing street blocks and building numbers.
Science-oriented diagrams, experiments, essays, definitions, and biographies.
Mapping software with demographic, business, and marketing data variables. This resource allows for 2 simultaneous users.
Test Center: MSP, HSPE and SAT
One-on-one, real-time assistance with professional tutors covering standardized tests: MSP, HSPE and SAT.
Testing and Education Reference Center
Test preparation (eBooks and interactive practice for civil service, military, and academic admissions exams), school search, career exploration tools, and Resume builder.
As of 11/21/2013 KCLS no longer offers access.
Video storybooks and read-alongs for children.
Typing Instructor Web
Typing lessons and games. Use KCLS020311 as your site code when you set up your account.
Online continuing education courses. Sign up for a free account with your KCLS library card.
Value Line Investment Survey Reports
Stock analysis from Value Line.
West’s Encyclopedia of American Law
Articles, biographies, and legal definitions on more than 5,000 legal topics.
Access to leading newspapers from the Western Region of the United States.
Combined catalogs of hundreds of libraries around the world.
Last Updated: August 18, 2011