Online Databases

Need a newspaper or magazine article on almost any topic? Need to finish some homework? Use these databases! Most of these are subscription resources that the library provides for Waterford residents. Most of them can be used both from home and at the library.

Michigan eLibrary


Some of these databases are provided free of charge by the Michigan eLibrary through federal LSTA and state funding.
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Alphabetical List of Databases

Databases by type of Source

General Indexes to Magazine Articles (Various Subjects) A great place to start!

Newspapers

Encyclopedias, Reference Books, and Directories

Databases by Subject

Biography
Books & Literature 
Business, Company Information and Demographics
Careers
Consumer Information
Education
 Genealogy
 Health & Medicine
LanguagesLaw
Literature