Brigham City Carnegie Library

Brigham City Carnegie Library
26 East Forest Street
Brigham City, UT 84302
435-723-5850

Hours of Operation*:
Mo - Th, 10 a.m. - 8:50* p.m.
Fr - Sa, 10 a.m. - 5:50* p.m.

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  Research Center Jump to Special Collections (Includes digitized oral histories and yearbook holdings) or our Family History page.

Zinio: Digital MagazinesZinio - Magazines may be read on a wide variety of apps available for many mobile devices. Click on the device that best suits your needs to download your free app now: PCMaciPhoneiPadAndroidKindle Fire and Blackberry Playbook.

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Testing & Education Reference Center - Get ready for AP Exams, GED, ACT, SAT, ASVAB, TOEFL, PRAXIS, GRE, LSAT, MSAT, GMAT, MAT, Postal exam, U.S Citizenship exam, & more.

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Byki Online Language LearningTransparent Language Online - Always wanted to learn another language? Choose from over 70 languages and start learning online today!

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Legal FormsLegal Forms - Online Utah legal forms. Documents include: divorce, wills & estates, real estate, bankruptcy, landlord tenant, power of attorney, name change, and more. Brigham City Library and its employees do not give legal advice; these documents are here for your use and convenience. If you need legal advice, please consult an attorney.

(Home access requires a password - available to patrons of the Brigham City Library)

Opposing ViewpointsOpposing Viewpoints - Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context

helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

Scope and Depth

  • More than 20,100 pro/con viewpoints
  • More than 19,200 reference articles, including topic overviews
  • More than 12,700 charts and graphs, along with other statistical information
  • 300+ profiles of federal agencies and special-interest groups
  • Special coverage of the annual debate topic determined by the National Speech and Debate Association
  • Full-text newspapers and periodicals from multiple perspectives, including National Review, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Commentary, and CNN Wire

Multimedia

  • Engage users with thousands of images, videos, and audio selections from authoritative sources.
  • Interactive maps show statistical trends in a readily understandable way.

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Points of View Reference Center

Points of View Reference Center - Gain a balanced perspective on current events and issues

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, the Points of View Reference Center database provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills. Points of View Reference Center contains 372 topics, each with an overview (objective background / description), point (argument), and counterpoint (opposing argument). Each topic features a Guide to Critical Analysis which helps the reader evaluate the controversy and enhances students’ ability to read critically, develop their own perspective on the issues, and write or debate an effective argument on the topic.

Content Includes:

  • More than 1,500 main essays
  • Leading political magazines from all sides of the political spectrum
  • Newspapers
  • Radio & TV news transcripts
  • Reference books
  • Guided Analysis research guides
  • Primary source documents
  • Illustrations/Charts in context

Subjects Include:

  • Citizen's Rights
  • Earth & Environment
  • Global Issues
  • Human Rights
  • Medicine & Ethics
  • National Debate Topics
  • Society/Culture/Arts
  • Substance Abuse

(Home access requires the Brigham City Library's Pioneer Access Code - available to patrons of the Brigham City Library)

Universal ClassUniversal Class - Take a class online. Choose from over 500 courses and take them on your schedule and at your pace. Free with your Brigham City Library card!

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Learning Express Library

LearningExpress Library - Career Resources

LearningExpress Library provides comprehensive test preparation, skills improvement resources, and career guidance for elementary students to adult learners. Each of the Library's Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you. Over 770 online practice tests and interactive skill-building tutorials are available, along with more than 130 eBook titles-all developed by expert academic and industry professionals.


What's Offered

  • Skills Improvement for All Ages - Reading, Math and Reasoning, Writing and Grammar, Vocabulary and Spelling, Science, Public Speaking
  • GED (General Education Development) Preparation
  • College Preparation - ACT, SAT, Advanced Placement, College Admissions, College Placement
  • Graduate School Entrance Exam Preparation - GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, PCAT
  • Popular Software Tutorials - Microsoft Office, Adobe, Corel WordPerfect, Windows & Mac Operating Systems
  • Job Search and Workplace Skills - Business Writing, Resumes, Interviewing Skills, TOEIC Preparation, WorkKeys Preparation
  • Licensing and Certification Preparation - AT-SAT, Civil Service, CDL, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Electrician's License, EMT & Paramedic, Firefighter, Law Enforcement, Military, Nursing, LSAT, Plumber's License, Real Estate, Teaching & Praxis, Test Taking Improvement
  • U.S. Citizenship Test Preparation
  • Resources in Spanish / Recursos para Hispanohablantes

(Home access requires the Brigham City Library's Pioneer Access Code - available to patrons of the Brigham City Library)

Auto Repair Reference Center

Auto Repair Reference Center (ARRC) - Car Repair Instructions

The Automobile Repair Reference Center (ARRC) database information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information starting as far back as 1945 for certain makes.

The database covers more than 35,000 vehicles from 1945 to present. Content includes nearly 857,000 drawings and step-by-step photographs, approximately 99,000 technical service bulletins & recalls issued by the original equipment vehicle manufacturer, over 158,600 enhanced wiring diagrams for easy viewing and printing, specifications & maintenance schedules, Labor Time Guide & Estimator, AutoIQ, Quick Tips (a complete guide to vehicle ownership & maintenance), Diagnostic information and much more. New repair procedures, TSBs and updates are continually added to the product. All of the content in Auto Repair Reference Center has been created by ASE certified technicians. Publisher: EBSCO Publishing

(Home access requires the Brigham City Library's Pioneer Access Code - available to patrons of the Brigham City Library)

HeritageQuest

Heritage Quest Online - Find ancestors in the complete set of U.S. Federal Census images from 1790-1930, including name indexes for many years. Also includes Books, Revolutionary War Records, Freedman's Bank, genealogy and local history articles.

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Fashion through the AgesWorld CulturesNative Americans

Life ScienceMental HealthStates

Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear Through the Ages, ed. 2

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 6

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 3

UXL Complete Life Science Resource

UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, ed. 3

(GVRL home access requires a password - available to patrons of the Brigham City Library)

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - Easy-to-Read Encyclopedic Reference

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually. Publisher: EBSCO Publishing

(Home access requires the Brigham City Library's Pioneer Access Code - available to patrons of the Brigham City Library)

OverDriveOverDrive - Search the collection of eBooks, downloadable eAudioBooks and videos.

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One Click DigitalOne Click Digital - Search the collection of downloadable AudioBooks.

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Web Links

Web Links - Browse a list of links (by subject) from the Reference Librarian's Desk.

Pioneer: Utah's Online Library

Pioneer - A collection of online resources available through the Utah State Library.

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