Resources by Subject (F - Z)

Finance/Investment

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

Florida

FloridaMemoryArt_med Opens in new windowFlorida Memory Classroom helps educators use photographs, documents, sound recordings and film footage from the State Library and Archives of Florida.

Florida Newspapers Opens in new windowFlorida Newspaper Database Full Text journals with a focus on the State of Florida.

Health / Medical

Health and MedicineHealth and Medicine This database is the perfect resource for up-to-date information on a complete range of healthcare topics. 


Health and Wellness Opens in new windowHealth and Wellness  Find alternative medicine-focused magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, videos, & reference information.

MedlinePlus Opens in new windowMedlinePlus Covers all areas of medicine, including clinical medicine, experimental medicine, dentistry, nursing, health services administration, nutrition, and much more.

Merck Manuals Opens in new windowMerck Manuals Medical information resources for both medical professionals and consumers. The Manuals are created by medical experts worldwide and are editorially independent from Merck & Co.

Nursing and Allied Health Opens in new windowNursing and Allied Health Collection  provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration.

Psychology Opens in new windowPsychology supports research in all fields of psychology: abnormal, biological, cognitive, comparative, developmental, personality, quantitative, social and all areas of applied psychology.

History

US History Opens in new windowU.S. History Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers.

War and Terrorism Opens in new windowWar and Terrorism Collection A definitive periodical collection of hand selected titles for analysts, risk management professionals and students of military science, history, social science.

World History Opens in new windowWorld History Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. The database offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work.

Hobbies

Culinary ArtsThe Culinary Arts collection includes 150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines. 

GardeningGardening and Horticultureprovides access to academic journals and magazines focused on both the practical aspects and scientific horticulture studies.

Homework Help

helpnow Opens in new windowBrainfuse Help Now live tutoring and homework help. Access to live tutors in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized tests. Also includes a 24-hour online writing lab and Homework Question Center.

High School Opens in new windowHigh School Edition provides access to age-appropriate, authoritative digital content for middle- and high-school students to use for classroom assignments. Learners can research magazines, journals, newspapers and reference books covering a range of subjects—from science, history and literature to political science, sports and environmental studies.

Middle SchoolMiddle School combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources and much more. Students will find outstanding support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies and history.

language Opens in new windowTransparent Language Online Learn a new language online or on your mobile device. 100+ languages available.   Use your library account number to create an account or log in with your Rbdigital account.

Legal

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Legal Information Reference Center  is an Ebsco online database designed to assist the general public in legal matter of all kinds.  It includes exclusive full text for many top consumer legal reference books, as well as thousands of legal forms. This database is only available to Niceville Public Library card holders.

Literature

Literary Opens in new windowLiterary Resource Center provides centralized/cross searchable access to 3 Gale literature databases: Literature Resource Center, Literature Criticism Online, and LitFinder. Must have a Niceville Library card to access.

BookbrowseBookBrowse is an online magazine for booklovers - including reviews, previews, "beyond the book" articles, author interviews, reading guides, and much more.  

Gale books and authors websiteBooks & Authors explores the latest genre fiction, essential non-fiction and the authors behind the titles. Browse these and other works, using tools that make finding them and remembering them easy.

Magazines

National Geographic Opens in new windowNational Geographic Virtual Library supports a range of scholarly research needs in the areas of science, history, technology, the environment, cultures, and more.  Available dates include 1888 to current.  Must have a Niceville Library card to access.

Popular Magazines Opens in new windowPopular Magazines provides access to the most searched magazines. 

Multicultural Resources

Diversity Opens in new windowDiversity Studies prepares researchers for social science, history and liberal arts coursework. This collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in the global community.

Informe Opens in new windowInforme Academico! Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

Pop Culture Opens in new windowPop Culture  It's all around us and influences our lives every day. This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course.

Science

Science Reference Center Opens in new windowScience Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books and a vast collection of images. Must have Niceville Library card to access.

Environmental Studies and Policy Opens in new windowEnvironmental Studies and Policy provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and other reference sources covering environmental issues and policies.

Science Opens in new windowGeneral Science Collection   A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.

Test Preparation

Free permit practice tests website
GED

Driver's Practice Tests  Prepare to get behind the wheel in the Sunshine State with these Florida DMV practice tests, perfect if you’re preparing for the permit test, driver’s license test, or senior citizens’ refresher test. The written part of those tests at all Florida DMV locations is the same.

Master the GED   Provides practice exams with answers and explanations, and includes review of writing, reading, math, social studies, and science subject areas.