Electronic Resources

The Library’s Electronic Resources are accessible whether you’re in the library, at home, or on the go.  For login issues, consult Reference staff at 850-279-6436 ext. 1507 or email us.

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Featured Electronic Resources

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Find tutorials for some of our most popular electronic resources, along with everyday technology you may encounter.  Look for the green "Tutorials" button on the right side of the page to get started.


Florida Electronic Library logoFlorida Electronic Library 
Since 2003, the Florida Electronic Library has provided over 190 million articles, e-books, videos and other digital resources to the citizens of Florida. It’s your source for up-to-date online information.

Gale Legal Forms_Banners Opens in new windowGale Legal Forms Take the law into your own hands and create accurate, reliable legal documents with no hassle with Gale LegalForms. It offers Florida-specific “attorney forms” – officially approved forms actually used by law firms. Many of the forms and documents are available in Word and Adobe format so you just need to simply “fill in the blanks.”  A Niceville Public Library card is required to access this resource.

National Geographic Opens in new windowNational Geographic Virtual Library 
Discover every edition of National Geographic since 1888.  The Virtual Library supports a range of scholarly research needs in the areas of science, history, technology, the environment, cultures, and more.
Niceville Library card required for access.

ngmk-web Opens in new windowNational Geographic Kids   
Great for those age 6-14 interested in science, space, animals, history, geography and fun!  Find:full articles from the National Geographic Kids magazine from 2009 to present (except the most recent three months); 200 National Geographic Kids books; and over 500 downloadable images.
Niceville Library card required for access.

AskaLibrarian Opens in new windowAsk a Librarian provides Florida residents with virtual reference service via live chat and text messaging from 10 am until midnight (EST) Sunday through Thursday, and from 10 am until 5 pm (EST) Friday and Saturday.

Consumer Reports LogoConsumer Reports is an independent and nonprofit organization that provides product reviews on cars, appliances, electronics and more. Access full-text articles (1991 to present) from Consumer Reports through EBSCO/MasterFile Premier.  
Niceville Library card required for access.

World Book Online logo Opens in new windowWorld Book Online
World Book has been the trusted encyclopedia of school and public libraries for decades. World Book Online contains thousands of informational articles with stunning illustrations, videos, interactive maps, research help, and activities. 

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aoneAcademic OneFile 
The premier source of peer-reviewed, full-text scholarly content across the academic disciplines.  With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive.

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The one-stop source for news, magazine, and periodical articles across a wide range of general interest topics and academic disciplines with millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text.

Power SearchGale Power Search 
Search any term or phrase and find articles from thousands of magazines, journals, newspapers, and books, along with videos, images and podcast content.

Morningstar Opens in new windowMorningstar Investment Research Center
Get comprehensive financial information on stocks, mutual funds, exchange traded funds and financial markets.  
Niceville Library card required for access.

New York Times Logo Opens in new windowEnjoy 24 hours of complimentary access to NYTimes.com courtesy of the Niceville Public Library. Click Here