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  • America's News (NewsBank)
    Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections.
    Browse related subjects: Archives, California, Indexes, Magazine Articles, News, Newspaper Articles
  • American Ancestors
    Provides access to more than 2,400 searchable databases containing over 110 million names. Some of the most popular include: The American Genealogist, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, and Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850. Purchased through funds donated by the Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County. This database is available ONLY at the Downtown Branch Library.
    Browse related subjects: Archives, Genealogy, Indexes, Names, People
  • EBSCOhost (Masterfile Complete)
    Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 2,000 general reference publications with full-text information dating as far back as 1922. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE™ Complete also contains full text for nearly 1,000 reference books and over 107,000 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of more than 592,000 photos, maps & flags.
    Browse related subjects: Indexes, Magazine Articles
  • ERIC
    The Education Resources Information Center provides the world's premier database of journal and non-journal education literature.
    Browse related subjects: Education, Indexes, Schools
  • Findmypast
    Findmypast.com is a family history and genealogy website and one of the leading suppliers of online family history records. The site currently offers access to a collection of over 2 billion historical records covering the United States, England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, and other parts of the globe. Purchased through funds donated by the Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County. This database is available ONLY at the Downtown Branch Library.
    Browse related subjects: Archives, Genealogy, History, Indexes, People
  • Gale General OneFile
    Indexes over 11,500 periodicals, including over 7000 full-text publications, and over 400 newspaper services worldwide. Backfile coverage is to 1980. Also includes more than 500 travel guides, National Public Radio programs from 1990 to the present, and links to over 5,000 video files.
    Browse related subjects: Indexes, Magazine Articles, Teen Homework Help, Television
  • Local News Index
    Index to early newspapers published in Santa Cruz, California. The papers indexed include the Santa Cruz Daily Surf, the Santa Cruz Evening News, and the Santa Cruz Sentinel.
    Browse related subjects: Indexes, Newspaper Articles, Santa Cruz County
  • New York Times Historical Newspaper (1851-2005)
    Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
    Browse related subjects: Indexes, Newspaper Articles
  • New York Times Newspaper (1980-Current)
    Full-text coverage, 1980 to current.
    Browse related subjects: Indexes, News, Newspaper Articles
  • Newspaper Clipping File
    Index to the Santa Cruz Public Libraries' newspaper clipping file. The articles range in date from the early 1900's to the present.
    Browse related subjects: Indexes, Newspaper Articles, Santa Cruz County
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel Archives
    Digital collections of Evening Sentinel, Santa Cruz Evening News, Santa Cruz Weekly Sentinel and Santa Cruz Sentinel provided by a partnership between California Digital Newspaper Collection and Newspapers.com. Archive covers 1896 to 2005. Access is ONLY available from inside a library branch.

    Santa Cruz Sentinel Archives via America's News (NewsBank)
    Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of Santa Cruz Sentinel. Archive covers August 14, 1999 to current.

    Browse related subjects: Archives, California, Indexes, Local History, News, Newspaper Articles, Santa Cruz City, Santa Cruz County
  • Which Phone Book?
    Tells which phone book to use to find listings for a particular city or area code in California. Created by staff at the Santa Cruz Public Libraries.
    Browse related subjects: Directories, Indexes

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