Databases List


America's Genealogy Bank
Easily search and browse millions of genealogies, obituaries, marriage and birth announcements and more from 1652 to the present. Includes historical newspapers, books and documents, along with modern obituaries and the Social Security Death Index.

Ancestry Library
Genealogy database - Can only be used inside the Jonesboro Library building

Ancestry Library (Harrisburg)
Genealogy information. Not available outside of Harrisburg library.

American Ancestors
Genealogy database - Can only be used inside the Jonesboro Library building.

Antiques Reference (p4A)
Research site for information on antiques taken from auction houses - has many photographs and is updated constantly. Join the mailing list by clicking on the button below and entering your email address..


Chilton Auto Repair
Auto repair information that you can search by make and year of vehicle - includes diagrams.


Driving Test Practice Exams
Free Practice tests for the AR State Driving Exam.


Full text magazine & journal articles from thousands of periodicals on a variety of topics.


Fold3 provides convenient access to US military records, including stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.  In additions, there are also Census Records, US Bureau of Investigation Archives, and African American and Native American Archives.


Gale's Discovering
Electronic versions of Gale reference sources covering authors, biography, science, history, novels, experiments, literature, countries, short stories, math, cultures and more. In the Toolbox, find help for writing a report.


Genealogy database allowing searches of census records, family and local histories plus genealogy and local history articles and Revolutionary War records.


Mango Languages
Language-learning resources help patrons, students, employees, and individuals learn 70+ languages online and on-the-go.



America's Newspapers Includes over 850 newspapers from around the country plus magazines. collection

The largest online newspaper archive, established in 2012. Used by millions for genealogy and family history, historical research, crime investigations, journalism, and entertainment. Search for obituaries, marriage announcements, birth announcements, social pages, national and local news articles, sports, advertisements, entertainment, fashion and lifestyle pages, comics, and more. Everything you’d expect in the paper—and maybe something you didn't!


Proquest Central

Search Portal allowing users to search across 30 ProQuest databases at once.


Sanborn Maps for Arkansas
Large scale plans of cities or towns in Arkansas, drawn to assist fire insurance companies. The maps, drawn to a scale of 50' to 1", list street blocks and building numbers used at the time the map was made. Search by city and year.


Testing & Education Reference Center With Career Module

Reliable test prep, college readiness, and career development. Testing & Education Reference Center is a valuable online tool library patrons and students of all ages can use for standardized test preparation, researching and selecting college and graduate schools, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers.

World Book Complete
Portal to World Book products available through the Traveler program: Kids, Timelines, eBooks, Early World of Learning, Student, Info Finder, Advanced, Reference Center, & Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos.