Databases

Library Online Databases

To get to the databases from home, please click on “Connect from Home” and enter your Fairfield Public Library barcode number when asked for your password .

Discovering Collection
A combination of 21 databases that includes thousands of overview essays, timelines and critical analyses in the areas of history, literature, science, biography and social studies.  An iCONN database.
EbscoHost
Includes a colorful site for elementary school students that features EbscoAnimals, Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia, and Primary Search, a database that has the full-text of over 65 children’s magazines and 300 children’s pamphlets.
Electric Library
Ideal homework resource for K-12 students that includes hundreds of books, magazines, newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, pictures and maps.  Enter your Fairfield Public Library barcode number at the login screen of this database to gain access.
Facts.com
Leading source for information about world events, issues, statistics and people for the past 20 years. It includes special features such as maps, photographs, historic documents and headline news stories from Reuters, updated every hour, and archived for 2 weeks.  Now includes the World Almanac.  Enter your Fairfield Public Library barcode number at the login screen of this database to gain access.
InfoTrac Junior
Multi-source, curriculum based reference tool for junior high and middle school students. An iCONN database.
InfoTrac Student
Multi-source, curriculum based reference tool for high school students. An iCONN database.
Kids InfoBits
for children from kindergarten through grade 5; includes full-text age appropriate magazines, images, encyclopedias, maps, etc. An iCONN database.
Little Pim
Little Pim is an adorable panda who will help your kids learn a new language.
Muzzy
Muzzy, the BBC Language Course for Children is great for teachers, schools, and even entire school districts.