Research & Tutorials

  1. Affordable Colleges Online

    Affordable Colleges Online creates in-depth resources that address topics, questions and concerns related to higher education with an eye on affordability and accreditation. Resources include comprehensive guidebooks, student interviews, user-friendly search tools, federal data-sets and other materials created and vetted by experts in their fields. Special interest groups are available for homeless, visually-impaired, and other special needs students.

  2. Book Reviews

    Find book recommendations, news about the latest bestsellers, and find the latest headlines.

  3. Computer Skills Tutorials

    Discover computer skill tutorials including social media for beginners and keyboard skills.

  4. Fantastic Fiction

    Find your favorite books, authors and series here. The Fantastic Fiction website is maintained by Fantastic Fiction Limited, a small family run company based in Lancashire, UK.

  5. Full Text Magazines & Newspapers

    Thousands of full text magazines and newspapers containing millions of articles and spanning decades. Brought to you by the Michigan eLibrary at no charge. Searchable and printable.

  6. MeLCat

    MeLCat is the state-wide interlibrary loan service. Find a variety of books and have them to delivered for you to your local public library.

  1. Michigan eLibrary Research

    Use library tools and resources to discover new books and materials or do research online. Find articles full-text magazines, and newspapers containing millions of articles and spanning decades.

  2. Return on Investment Calculator

    Find out what your library is worth to you and how your tax dollars are used effectively to provide library services to your community.

  3. Titles of Note

    Check out current best-sellers via Book Sense and other Award-winning titles.

  4. Useful Government Websites

    Find links to useful government websites such as education, places of worship, and recreation.

  5. Workforce Development Resources

    Find workforce development resources such as basic computer skills, job seekers, financial literacy, and more.