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ChiltonLibrary
Access Chilton’s car manuals from Library, home, garage or anywhere with Internet access. Information on domestic and import vehicles through the current model year — including “trouble codes,” step-by-step instructions, videos and animations, close-up photos and images, wiring diagrams, troubleshooting and diagnostic information, and more. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

Computer Source
Provides the latest information and current trends in high technology through articles, which cover topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. This database is provided by OPLIN, the Ohio Public Library Information Network.

Consumer Reports with Cars Best Deals Plus
Ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services. Find in-depth advice, tips and trends written by Consumer Reports experts. Frequently updated articles, blogs and video content allow consumers to peruse the latest consumer news. Cars Best Deals Plus includes information on rebates, incentives, and holdbacks; price reports on new and used cars; reliability/ownership information; test track notes; side-by-side model comparisons; and, and advice on how to negotiate for the best price. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

GreenFILE
Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment from scholarly, government and general-interest titles including content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. This database is provided by OPLIN, the Ohio Public Library Information Network.

Home Improvement Reference Center
Provides users with detailed, user-friendly how-to information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects. Full-text for 113 major reference works plus magazines, over 35,000 images, and almost 100 videos of popular home-repair projects. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

Mitchell Auto Manual In Library Only
Comprehensive automobile repair source, searchable by keyword or symptom. Includes wiring and parts diagrams, suggested maintenance schedules, and parts & labor estimates for cars from 1983 to present. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

SAMS Photofact Online
Schematics and service guidelines for 200,000+ consumer electronic products, including televisions, radios, VCRs, DVD players, stereos, CBs, tape recorders, and auto radios. Coverage is from 1946-present. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

Science In Context
Provides in-depth, one-stop source for science related research. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

Science OnLine
Includes experiments, articles, definitions, and biographies in the field of science. This database is provided by OPLIN, the Ohio Public Library Information Network.

Science Reference Center
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text, science-oriented content to meet every student researcher's needs. Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources and covers biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmental science, health and medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science and society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. This database provided by OPLIN, the Ohio Public Library Information Network.

SELOC Marine Online In Library Only
Provides a comprehensive database tool for do-it-yourself repairs for outboard, inboard, stern drive and diesel engines plus personal watercraft. Includes complete service procedures, wiring diagrams, maintenance schedules, specifications, parts database, a marine dealer locator and much more. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines including ATVs; chain saws; commercial, riding, and walk-behind mowers; motorcycles; personal watercraft and jet skis; snowmobiles; and more. Search by type of product, specific brand, specific model/engine type, and model numbers. This database provided by the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.