A-Z Resources

Database Type
Occupational Outlook Handbook logo

Occupational Outlook Handbook - The Federal government’s premier source of career guidance featuring hundreds of jobs as wide-ranging as carpenter, teacher, and veterinarian. Revised every 2 years, the latest version contains employment projections for the 2012-22 decade.


Ology - The American Museum of Natural History’s kid site- with games, quizzes and tons of info.


OnlineU  helps potential students find affordable online colleges options. OnlineU provide resources and easy access to tuition rates and in-depth content to over 40,000 online college degrees. 

PressReader logo

PressReader gives access to over 6,000 newspapers and magazines from around the world in 60+ languages on your smartphone, tablet, and computer

Professional Development Collection logo button

Professional Development Collection - Comprehensive collection of full-text education journals. Provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high-quality education journals and more than 200 educational reports. (If prompted for a patron ID, enter your Ferguson Library card number)

Pronunciator logo

Pronunciator - comprehensive & personalized language learning software supports learning of 164 languages including ASL and ESL.

PubMed logo

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

Referencia Latina logo

Referencia Latina - This extensive database offers content from a variety of sources including an inclusive collection of images, health reports, and full text for reference books and general interest magazines in a broad array of subject areas and current articles from a dozen prominent newspapers from 10 Latin American countries.

CT.gov logo

Electronic repository of current Connecticut regulations, including those pertaining to banking, environmental protection, elections, taxation, criminal procedure, and many other subjects.

ResearchIT CT logo

ResearchIT CT Newsstand - List of online newspaper databases provided by ResearchIT CT. Includes The Christian Science Monitor, Hartford Courant, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and more.

ResearchIT CT

ResearchIT CT OneSearch - Search all the online resources provided by Connecticut’s statewide library service from one place. (If prompted for a patron ID, enter your Ferguson Library card number)

Scholastic Go! logo

Scholastic GO! contains more than 115,000 articles covering every core-curriculum subject.

Science Reference Center logo

Science Reference Center - Full-text source from nearly 200 science periodicals, 700 science reference books and encyclopedias covering topics such as biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmemental science, health and medicine, life science, mathematics, physics, science and society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology, and wildlife.

SIRS Discoverer logo

SIRS Discoverer is An award-winning database designed with the young researcher in mind.