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Monthly Hot Topics @ Your Library!

NewsBank is one of many databases we provide to help patrons find reliable information on different topics.  NewsBank, as the name suggests, gets its information from newspapers.  Our library subscription includes three portals to information:   --Using America's News, you can search more than 2,000 U.S. newspapers, including the Mesabi Daily News and other small [...]

Attention Genealogy Buffs!

The Virginia Public Library has a two week trial of two great databases from Newsbank.  The first is America's GenealogyBank.  On it you can quickly find your ancestors in over 300 years of historical newspapers, books, pamphlets and government reports. You can search over 1,000 newspapers; the American State Papers; US Congressional Serial Set and [...]