Databases

Access Washington
Ancestry
Chilton
Access Washington
The official website for the Washington State Government Information and Services.
[in-library access only]
Conduct genealogical and local history research in Ancestry Library Edition.
Chilton Library
Access to repair & maintenance information, service schedules, wiring diagrams and more for cars, vans, SUVs and light trucks from 1940 onward.
CultureGrams
ProQuest eLibrary
Family Health
CultureGrams Online
Find information about countries and other cultures, including pictures, music, and recipes from around the world. Use login puyallup and password puyallup for remote access.
ProQuest eLibrary offers a collection of full-text multidisciplinary periodical and media content, designed for middle and high school students, college undergraduates, instructors, and librarians.
Journals and magazines covering an enormous range of health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry.
Heritage Quest
Lynda Database
Mango
Heritage Quest 
Research the U.S. Federal Census from 1790-1930 and over 25,000 books on family and local histories are available. 
Lynda.com (NEW!)
eLearning portal from LinkedIn. Take courses at your own pace in technology, design, web development, business fundamentals, and more!

 

Mango Languages
A PhD-created language-learning software with a sense of humor that features over 70 languages.
MedLine
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. 
Merck
NewsBank
Merck Manuals
Find information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, written in everyday language.
Find global information on many topics from a variety of news media featuring newspapers, videos and web-only content.
New York Times
Founded in 1851, the New York Times is a trusted source of news, information and opinion. 

NoveList
ProQuest
A trusted source of books, authors, and read-alike recommendations for all ages.
ProQuest offers a wide variety of information from reliable sources for research on the Arts, Film, Literature, Technology, Health and more. 
ReferenceUSA
Research Library
RCW
Healthcare seekers, job finders, business owners and new homeowners can access millions of records with ReferenceUSA.

Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.
The compilation of all permanent laws now in force, arranged by topic, with amendments added and repealed laws removed.

Seattle Times
Search more than 30 years of Seattle area history with The Seattle Times Integrated Collection. 
Trade Journals
US Newsstream
In-depth coverage of products, and trends in telecommunications, computing, transportation, construction, petrochemicals and many others.
Exclusive access to the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and a large collection of local and regional newspapers. 
WSJ
WAC
WSMG
Database access to news articles with a business focus. 
The WAC codifies the regulations and arranges them by subject or agency. The online version is updated twice a month.
Detailed contact information for government officials and representatives in the state of Washington.
WA News
WSCF
Talking Book and Braille
Explore and research people, events and issues across Washington State from more than a dozen local newspapers.
Here you will find forms that are used statewide in Washington Courts. Please check with your local Court to confirm you are using the proper form. 

Services are available to the blind, visually impaired, learning-disabled, and to those who cannot hold a book or turn pages. 
Wayfinder
Wayfinder provides a single search for locating over 17.8 million items held by over 250 Washington libraries of all types.