Databases and Online Learning Resources

ABC Food America

ABC Food America™

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the country without reference to alcohol. 

Recipes from Across the USA. 

Featuring 6 regions, 50 states, and 33 ethnic groups.

America's News

For everything else, there's America's News. Your premier resource for all your research needs from newspapers to blogs, videos, broadcast transcripts, journals and so much more.
Made possible by NewsBank. is a great way to conduct genealogy searches in order to understand your family heritage. It is available onsite for all library users. In this database, there are billions of records to support your search. Commonly referenced records are birth, marriage, divorce, death, and military. Often people have more than one record to trace their life history and Ancestry uses these records to build a cohesive trail into the past.

AtoZ Food America

AtoZ Food America™

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the country. 

Recipes from Across the USA. 

Featuring 6 regions, 50 states, and 33 ethnic groups.

AtoZ Maps Online

With AtoZ Maps Online, you have approximately 145,000 maps at your fingertips. This combination of proprietary maps and maps from other reputable sources gives you a “one-stop shop” for content that can be downloaded and used without any copyright restrictions. Notable categories: World Maps, Continent Maps, Country Maps, State Maps, Antique Maps, Historical Maps, Outline Maps, U.S. Topographic Maps, Geography Quiz Game, and Geography Lesson Plans
AtoZ Maps Online is a great resource for local students, teachers, genealogy researchers, hikers, hobbyists, and more.

AtoZ World Food

AtoZ World Food™

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the world. 

Recipes from 174 Countries. 

Classic dishes from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. 

AtoZ the USA

AtoZ the USA is the most comprehensive database for U.S. information on the market today. With the option to explore the country as a whole, or research a specific state or one of five US territories, AtoZ the USA will give your patrons in-depth access to a broad range of topics, including: Official State Animals & Plant, Historical Timelines, Modern & Antique Downloadable Maps, National Symbols, State Symbols, Food & Recipes, Demographics, Culture & Society, Geography Learning Resources, and Government & Politics.
AtoZ the USA is a great resource for school projects and patrons traveling the country.

Canyon County Election Information

Voter information for upcoming elections in Canyon County.

Congressional Records

Find the official congressional record for the United States.

Creative Bug

Creativebug offers online video arts and crafts workshops and techniques. Learn how to paint, knit, crochet, sew, screen print, and more.


Would you like a storytime you can enjoy when the time is good for your family? Look no further! DayByDay Idaho includes a new book and song each day, plus activity ideas.


Premier academic databases such as History Reference Center, Explora, and more.

Freegal Music

Freegal® is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN number. Freegal offers access to about 13 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 40,000 music videos.

Idaho Driving Tests

These apps have been created by the Idaho Transportation Department/Division of Motor Vehicles to assist you in developing safe driving knowledge and will test your comprehension of information found in the Idaho Driver’s Manual.

Idaho News Collection

Looking for another Idaho Newspaper? The Idaho News Collection features digital content from over 20 Idaho news outlets.
Made possible by Newsbank.

Idaho Press Tribune

Catch up on your local news with text editions of the Idaho Press-Tribune dating back to 1998. Made possibly by NewsBank.

Idaho Senior Living Options

A guide to senior living in Idaho.

Idaho Statesman

Read the newspaper online just like you would at home with the full-color digital image of today's Idaho Statesman. Or reach back into history with text versions available dating back to 1999.
Made possible by NewsBank.

Idaho Tax Commission

Find information on Idaho taxes and file and pay your Idaho state taxes online!

Idaho Voter Registration

Providing official voting information for the citizens of Idaho.

International Children's Library

Get ready to travel the world in stories! Read children's books from around the world. Works can be read in different languages as well.


150 Prime Academic Research and Learning Databases FREE to Idaho Residents.

Niche Academy

Find tutorials and step-by-step instructions for accessing a variety of online resources, including ebook services and databases available with your library card.


Listen to or read thousands of eBooks and eAudio books from your Android or Apple device.

PBS Kids

A collection of learning materials featuring your favorite characters from TV.


Learn a new language! Over 40 languages available.

Pronunciator en espanol

STEM from the start

What's STEM? It's a short way of talking about Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math. This site features lots of STEM ideas, videos, and simple activities for kids ages 3-7.

Screen-Free Parenting

When it's time to unplug and try something screen-free, you might wonder what works. Here's a starting place, with links to lots of other sites.

Sterling Codifiers - Idaho Code

Up to date information on City, County, and State code.


Tired of reading aloud, but the kids want more? Maybe some picture books, read by celebrities, would be just the thing.

The Spanish Experiment

Si Ud. Habla Español pero no tiene libros suficientes en la casa para su niños, esto es para Ud! Stories read in Spanish and English.

Vroom features parenting tips for those with young children, ages 0-3.

Wall Street Journal

Read the Wall Street Journal from anywhere! Enter your library card number and then create an account at the link below. You will have unlimited access for three days. After the three days are up, you will have to log in through the link below again.

Your Health Idaho

Idaho's health insurance marketplace where Idahoans find the right coverage for their needs. The only place to save on monthly premiums with a tax credit.


Search for court records, make payments, or get county contact information.