Databases & Online Resources
The library offers access to databases and online resources on a wide variety of subjects. Some resources are licensed for use in Wyoming or Campbell County libraries only and require a password if you are not accessing them from within a library. To use these resources from home, provide your library card and PIN when they are requested.
A collection of documents examining the lives of saints, organized according to each saint’s feast day, and runs from the two January volumes published in 1643 to the Propylaeum to December published in 1940.
Access a wide array of multidisciplinary content by searching scholarly journals, newspapers, periodicals, images, and videos.
Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context. Available to Campbell County library cardholders. Have your library card number and PIN handy for access outside the library.
Search millions of articles about drama, music, art history, and filmmaking. Diverse resource for serious fine arts students.
Databases include general interest, biography, business, auto repair, archival sources, literary criticism, research for all ages, and more. Many databases funded by the University of Wyoming.
Search this digital master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for titles of works into one source.
An essential resource for the study and teaching of literature in English, combining the texts of over 350,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources. Literature Online also includes audio and video content through its Poets on Screen recordings of poets reading their own and others’ works and the Shakespeare Audio Plays collection.
Access literary works and authors throughout history, including full-text poems, plays, short stories, speeches, and more.
This database is designed specifically for public libraries and provides a perfect, general interest database to start your research.
A video collection of interviews with celebrities, television crews, and distinguished panels discussing the processes of television production, the impact of media on contemporary society, and more
The largest collection of full text articles available to libraries. ProQuest covers more than 150 subject areas and has full text coverage of the Wall Street Journal and L.A. Times.
Over 30 databases providing comprehensive coverage of the humanities, arts, and culture including literature, history, religion, philosophy, and fine and performing arts.
With topics spanning science, history, engineering, health, performing arts, religion, film, and many others, Public Library Video Online: Premium makes more than 50,000 videos accessible to your community with content that supports both leisure interests and self-directed learning.
Research the impact of religion on culture throughout history, including literature, arts, and language. Updated daily.
Browse original scholarly essays on authors from around the world. Places authors and their works in personal and historical context.
Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story’s cultural and historical significance. Available to Campbell County library cardholders. Have your library card number and PIN handy for access outside the library.
Brings together articles on current issues, arts & culture, government information, and more.
Smithsonian Collections Online (Gale Primary Sources)
Search rare 19th and 20th century archives on topics like the evolving modes of flight, World’s Fairs, trade literature and more. Also includes the full archive of Smithsonian Magazine and Air & Space Magazine.
Find in-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers. Includes influences of literary movements.