Online Research by Subject
Find websites, magazines, newspapers, electronic books and more.
Computers and Technology
You must have a current library card to login to databases outside of the library.
- Best of the Web: Computers
- A comprehensive directory of websites, organized by category. Tens of thousands of new sites added every month.
- Take the world's best courses, online. Coursera provides universal access to the worlds best education, partnering with top universities and organizations to offer courses online.
- Lookup file extensions and the programs that use them.
- FOLDOC: On-Line Dictionary of Computing
- Lookup terms related to computers and technology.
- How Products are Made
- Detailed descriptions of how products, from everyday household products to complicated machinery, are made.
- HowStuffWorks: Computer Channel
- Simple, easy to understand descriptions of how computers, hardware and software work.
- Internet Archive Wayback Machine
- Archive of billions of Web pages, with archived versions of websites dating back to 1996.
- New WWW FAQs
- Answers to frequently asked questions about the Internet.
- Free web-based photo editor makes editing photos easy. Apply quick fixes, overlays, filters, and stickers to make any photo beautiful.
- A national resource for computational science edication.
- Online test of your typing speed.
- Webopedia is an online dictionary and Internet search engine for information technology and computing definitions
- WHOIS Search
- Enter a domain name or IP address to find out its status and who owns it.
- Online file conversion tool that helps you transfer your computer files from one format to another format. Includes the ability to convert image, document, audio and video files.