Research & Homework Help
NEW: Ancestry Library Edition (In-Library access only)
Online family history resource. Includes historical records such as census, vital, immigration, passport, military records and more.
brainfuse HelpNow! Live Tutoring, Homework Help, and Skill Building. Tutors available Monday through Sunday from 1:00pm - 10:00pm PST. Log in with your Library card number. Supported by the Placer County Literacy Support Council.
AutoMate: Your source for the most current, accurate, authoritative auto service and repair information
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Magazine articles, encyclopedias, Consumer Reports and more. Log in with your library card number.
Gale Virtual Reference Library e-book articles from trusted, authoritative reference works. Password is your library card number.
Legal Information Reference Center Self-help law resource; contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. Password = county in which you reside.
Books, Video, and Music
NEW: Streaming Service
- Download & stream videos, music, audiobooks, comics and ebooks on your mobile device or computer
- Check out videos for 3 days, music albums for 7 days, and audiobooks, ebooks, and comics for 21 days
- Borrow up to 2 titles each month; Content always available with no holds
- App available for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play (search: Hoopla Digital)
Library To Go (powered by OverDrive) offers downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks.
enki is the place for discovery, helping you find new gems, classic novels and eye-opening nonfiction eBooks.
NoveList answers the question: What should I read next? Log in with your library card number.
TumbleBook Library Children's Books that read to you... Click on the link and read along with us!
(formerly "Zinio for Libraries")
- Downloadable magazines courtesy of Northnet Library System.
- No holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.
- To get the app, go to your app store and download the RBdigital app.
- To browse on your computer, visit RB digital
- For help, view: Magazine Browser User Guide.
Download and/or stream music for free with your library card & PIN.
Web based, does not require any software, compatible with all browsers; PC, MACs and most devices and phones.
Over 8 Million songs from 28,000+ labels including the labels of Sony Music Entertainment.
3 hours streaming per day and 3 downloads per week. Freegal Music frequently asked questions (FAQs)