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This library partnership service is best for simple questions that are not specific to your local library.

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Access premium online resources for free with your library card

These resources are available to anyone with a valid Marin library card, unless noted in the descriptions. (Some resources are only available to cardholders who live in our jurisdictions, due to licensing agreements). [Explain this]



Safari Tech Books Online

Read online books on technology, digital media and business topics on your computer.


Small Business Reference Center

Get up-to-date information on starting, growing or rescuing a business from Nolo business reference books online. Also includes how-to videos on all aspects of managing a business. 


Standard and Poor's Daily Price Record

Look up historical and current pricing data for securities traded on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, and American Stock Exchange.
(Available only to library cardholders who live within MCFL jurisdictions) [Explain this]


Student Research Center

Research tool designed for Middle and High School students, including articles from magazines and reference books. Articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).