Online Databases


Business Genealogy and Local History
General Research Magazines, Books, Newspapers
Maps, Travel, Languages Movies, Music
If you are accessing our online databases from within the library, simply click on the database you are interested in and begin exploring.

If you are searching on a computer outside the library, you may be asked to enter your library card number and PIN (Personal Identification Number).

Due to contractual agreements, only residents of Delaware, Fall Creek, Noblesville and Wayne Townships of Hamilton County with current Hamilton East Public Library borrower’s cards may access these resources from outside the library.  

We encourage you to visit our libraries anytime during our regular business hours to use our databases.



Financial Ratings Series Financial Ratings Series Online is the source for accurate ratings that you can rely upon to make sound, informed financial decisions. Both Weiss Ratings & TheStreet Ratings have an excellent track record for identifying and warning the public about troubled companies before they fail, and their superior results speak for themselves.
Morningstar Morningstar provides investment research, including stock and fund analysis, reports, and tools, as well as company, investing, and financial news.
Reference USA Residential and business addresses and phone numbers
Standard & Poor's Standard and Poor's business and financial information contained in Standard and Poor's stock reports, industry surveys, corporation records and much more.
Value Line Investment Survey Contains accurate, in-depth financial information on 1,700 actively traded, U.S. exchange-listed equities, in over 90 industry sectors. Renowned full-page stock reports are densely packed with current and historical data, income statements, balance sheets, and 3-5 year price and earnings projections. provides. Also included are objective commentaries from expert analysts; aggregate data and ratings on industries and markets; customizable screens, graphs, technical charts and other stock evaluation tools, and pre-set and custom model portfolios.

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Genealogy and Local History
American Ancestors IN-LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY - Includes the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994, church and cemetery records, land and military records, various newspapers and periodicals, immigration and vital records, local histories, town and probate records, and other miscellaneous records.
Ancestry Library Edition IN-LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY -  Instant access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research
Archives Unbound Included in this collection on Indiana are thirteen cities and regions covered in 262 titles. These titles comprise tables and lists of vital statistics, military service records, municipal and county officers, chronologies, portraits of individuals and views of urban and rural life not found anywhere else. The atlases provide additional information on land use and settlement patterns and scarce early town and city plans.
Fold3 Fold3 is a place where original historical documents are combined with social networking in order to create a truly unique experience involving the stories of our past.
Hamilton County Historical Photo Collection

Digitized collection of historical pictures from around Hamilton County.

Heritage Quest A genealogy database with primary source materials, local and family histories.

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General Research
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Search across your library's literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

164px Icon represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle.
FactCite FactCite is a comprehensive online database with thousands of searchable full-text articles and printable illustrations. FactCite incorporates powerful Thunderstone search technology.
Legal Forms Indiana Legal Forms
INSPIRE Indiana Virtual Library Research current events, science, business, health, notable people, hobbies, and much more from your library, school, home or office. INSPIRE is supported by the Institute of Museums and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Indiana State Library.
Opposing Viewpoints Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center, a virtual library of resources from Gale designed to aid students in the study of today's hottest social issues.
PebbleGo PebbleGo, the award winning PreK-3 database for reading and research, introduces Earth and Space concepts to your early readers! Now your students can choose PebbleGo Animals or PebbleGo Earth and Space.
PowerKids Life Science PowerKids Life Science! is a content-driven, visually stimulating, and media-rich online science resource specifically designed for learners in grades 3 to 6.
Salem Health Online access to Salem Press' award-winning health reference works.
Salem History Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets.
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U.S. History in Context provides an engaging online experience for information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. Complete with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

World Book Includes World Book Reference Center for advanced researchers, Info Finder for school-aged information seekers, World Book for Kids for younger children, and World Book Discover for ESL and Adult Literacy students.
OCLC WorldCat WorldCat is a database that allows researchers to search the combined catalogs of hundreds of libraries around the world. It contains more than 52 million records for books, journals, audiovisual materials and more. This source can help researchers find items, verify citations, and see which libraries and given item is available at.
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World History in Context provides an engaging online experience for information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. Complete with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

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Magazines, Books, Newspapers
BookFlix Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Gale Directory Library Gale Directory Library offers you an online collection of premier directories, expanding your power to search for directory entries in a variety of ways, as well as giving you quick and easy digital ways to view, store and export the data you find.
The Indianapolis Star Search the full text of the Indianapolis Star from May 21, 1991 to the present.
NoveList K-8 Plus NoveList K-8 Plus is a comprehensive reading resource for fiction and nonfiction. With its fun and intuitive interface, and extensive feature content, NoveList K-8 Plus will help you integrate reading across the curriculum and support your young readers.
NoveList Plus NoveList Plus® is a powerful online tool for ensuring that library patrons find books that will keep them reading and coming back to the library for more. A unique, easy-to-use, searchable online database with over 251,000 fiction and nonfiction titles, NoveList Plus includes specialized content such as Read-alikes for popular authors, book discussion guides, award lists and much more.
Downloadable ebooks and audiobooks, accessible on your computer, tablet, mobile, eReader, or mp3 player.
Something About the Author Something About the Author Online brings you comprehensive online access to thousands of illustrated biographical profiles of children's authors and illustrators, all in an easy-to-use interface that is ideal for teachers, librarians, professors, students, and other researchers of children's and young adult literature.
TrueFlix TrueFlix is an online resource that combines award-winning True Books content with reading supports and a deep and diverse collection of related videos, images, Web links, and text.
TumbleBook Library The TumbleBook Library is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books). TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which we have licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format.
Zinio digital magazines Zinio is the ultimate app for magazine lovers, with digital magazines for iPad, iPhone, Android, Mac and PC.

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Maps, Travel, Languages
AtoZ Maps Online is a valuable teaching tool with 2,700 full-color flag images and icons, 300 geography crossword puzzles, 267 geography lesson plans, 30 interactive geography games, and quizzes.
AtoZ The USA AtoZ The USA contains factual information about the 50 states and territories of the United States of America.
AtoZ World Travel AtoZ World Travel is a comprehensive, informative, and fun e-content travel database offering free and exclusive tourist and culture information on more than 160 of the top travel destinations in North America and around the globe.
Global Road Warrior The Global Road Warrior Library Edition is the most comprehensive business travel, telecommunications and business culture reference available in the world and covers 175 countries.
Muzzy Online MUZZY is an internationally recognized language learning program created for children featuring video content, interactive games and exercises, and much more.  The languages currently available are English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, and Mandarin Chinese, with more languages to be added.
Pronuciator - Learn a New Language ***NEW!!!***  Pronunciator is the world's largest language-learning service, with 75 languages and 3,750 available courses. Learn how to actually speak a foreign language with the help of pronunciation analysis, virtual coaches, and simulated conversations. For both beginners and advanced learners, kids to adults. Includes interactive ESL for 50 non-English languages, too.

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Movies, Music
Freegal Music Freegal Music gives you access to millions of songs from over 10,000 labels including the Sony Music catalog of your country.
Freegal Movies gives you access to thousands of feature films and television episodes. Mobile apps are available.
Founded by filmakers, IndieFlix offers the best (or possibly the weirdest, depending on your taste) independent films from worldwide film festivals.  Find films by title, filmmaker, festival, or award.

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