Online Resources

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The following online resources are available to you both from home and from the Library. You will be asked to enter your Library Card number when using these resources, so please have it nearby before you start.

Each category displays Premium Websites and Top Websites. Premium websites are purchased by the Corona Public Library for your use. Also known as databases, they include journal articles, magazines, newspapers, pictures, biographies, test prep and other research aids that are unavailable for free on the Internet. A Corona Public Library card is required for database access. Top Websites are generally, online resources not affiliated with the Corona Public Library. A library card is not required to access these websites.

Hold your cursor over any of the question marks to get an explanation of how each resource is useful for your research. Any librarian at a reference desk in our library can help you search these resources.

If you have any questions, please give us a call!


Business & Legal

Business & Legal

 Genealogy & History

Genealogy &



 Health & Medicine

Health & Medicine

 How To

How To

 Jobs, Careers, & Tests

Jobs, Careers
& Tests



 Magazines, Journals, & Newspapers

Magazines, Journals
& Newspapers

 Student Resources

Student Resources



America's News from Newsbank includes full text articles from local newspapers.


Business, health, education, the environment, government news and more.
Includes Press-Enterprise, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin and USA Today.



Search vehicles by year, then make and model.
Includes repair procedures, service bulletins and recalls for your automobile.


Biography Reference Center includes newspaper, magazine, and book articles about individuals.

Biography Reference Center contains full text biographies. Search by name or categories, including occupation and nationality.


Brainfuse has online tutoring available 7 days a week from 1 pm to 10 pm.

Live Homework Help 7 days a week between 1 and 10 PM. Includes live tutors for all subjects. Espanol
BritannicaSchool_bluebackground    Britannica School gives you three sites in one: Children, Young Adults, and the Reference Center for older students and adults. Choose the age-appropriate level that works best for you and conduct research, complete homework assignments, and work on special projects.
 BritannicaEscolar_bluebackground   Britannica Escolar, un excelente recurso digital en español que ayuda a enriquecer el aprendizaje de los estudiantes de primaria y secundaria.


Practice tests for the California DMV exams.

Free California DMV Practice Tests
11 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle practice tests,
1 Commercial Driver’s License practice test,
2 online driver’s manuals,
FAQs with answers to 100+ DMV-related question
Full text articles from magazines, newspapers, and professional journals.

Explora for Elementary School Students provides a safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects or homework. Explora provides students with easy-to-use features and age-appropriate content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books.


Funk & Wagnall's includes images and encyclopedia articles.

Full text articles and images. Includes an audio feature where the articles can be read to you.


Articles, how-to guides for a variety of crafts and hobbies.

Offers "how-to" instructions and creative ideas for virtually every hobby enthusiast. Subject areas include crafts, collecting, games, electronics, model building, needlework, scrapbooking, & papercraft.


Literary Reference Center contains author biographies and literary criticism.

Find information on 1,000s of authors.
Secondary school to undergraduate level


MAS Ultra includes full text articles geared towards middle school students.

Full text high school magazines and reference books, biographies and primary source documents.
Includes photos, maps, flags, and color PDFs.


Full text articles from magazines, newspapers, and professional journals.

Full text articles dating as far back as 1975.
Full text reference books. primary source documents
Image Collection of photos, maps & flags.
Find your next great read.

NoveList answers the question: What should I read next? NoveList is a comprehensive readers' advisory solution for fiction lovers.

Find your next great read with Novelist for Kindergarten through 8th Grade.

NoveList K-8 is your solution for integrating fiction across the curriculum. With a fun and intuitive interface, and extensive proprietary content, NoveList K-8 will be the resource you and your young readers turn to when looking for the next book to read.


Essays discussing the pros and cons of controversial topics.

Full text articles of series of essays presenting multiple sides on controversial topics and current issues.


language study

  Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more. Learn online, and get our app for your mobile device!

language study, espanol

  Pronunciator es una manera divertida y fácil de aprender cualquiera de los 80 idiomas  disponibles. ¡Aprende en tu navegador y obtén nuestra app para tu dispositivo móvil!
 ReferenceUSA_CMYK_sm   ReferenceUSA is the premier source of business and residential information for reference and research.It offers the most up-to-date data available in the market. Find jobs by job skills, location, and industry; find business opportunities; locate companies nationwide; research business executives; view historical market trends; track down addresses and phone numbers; and discover news articles for research.


The Science Reference Center includes full text articles from newspapers, magazines, and professional journals about a variety of science topics.

Full-text science magazine and journal articles.
Sources include newspapers, biographies and science experiments.


Locate funding resources for college.

Find scholarships for students, as well as college and career information.