Chattanooga Public Library

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The Chattanooga Public Library (est. 1905) of Chattanooga, Tennessee, is a municipal public library overseen by the city government.[1][2] As of 1928 it ran the Hamilton County public library.[3] In 2013 it opened a makerspace.[4]

A former building of the library system was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Old Library Building. It was a Carnegie library built in 1904.

List of databases[edit]

As of 2014 the library arranges for its patrons access to digital content from several providers:

Title Producer
3M Cloud Library[5] 3M Company
Academic Onefile[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Ancestry Library Edition[7] Ancestry.com, Inc.
Archives Unbound[7] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Axis 360[5] Baker & Taylor, Inc.
Books & Authors[8] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Brainfuse[9] Brainfuse Inc.
Business Gateway[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Career Transitions[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Chattanooga Obituaries[7] Chattanooga Public Library
Commercial Appeal Newspaper[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Core Concepts[6] Rosen Publishing, Inc.
Culinary Arts Collection[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
DemographicsNow[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Digital Literacy[9] Rosen Publishing, Inc.
Financial Literacy[6] Rosen Publishing, Inc.
Fold3 (no longer provided online from this library)[7] EBSCO Industries
Gale Virtual Reference Library[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection[11] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Genealogy Connect[7] Cengage Learning, Inc.
General Business OneFile[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
General OneFile[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
General Reference Center Gold[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Health and Wellness Resource Center[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Heritage Quest[7] Cambridge Information Group
Home Improvement Collection[11] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Hoopla[5] Midwest Tape LLC
Jobs & Careers Gateway[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Kids' Gateway Tennessee State Library and Archives
Kids InfoBits Cengage Learning, Inc.
Knoxville News Sentinel Newspaper[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Learn 4 Life[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
LearningExpress Library[9] LearningExpress, LLC
LegalForms[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Magazines from Zinio[10] Gilvest
Mitchell Car Repair[11] Snap-on Incorporated
MyHeritage - World Vital Records[7] MyHeritage Ltd.
National Geographic Kids[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
National Geographic Virtual Library[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
National Newspaper Index[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
New England Ancestors Online[7] New England Historic Genealogical Society
One-Click Digital Audiobooks[5] Recorded Books Inc.[12]
OverDrive Media Download Library[5] OverDrive, Inc.
Popular Magazines[10] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Power Knowledge[6] Rosen Publishing, Inc.
PowerSearch[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.
PowerSpeak Languages[7] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Reference USA[6] CCMP Capital
Safari Books[6] O'Reilly Media
Small Business Collection[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Student Edition - K12 Cengage Learning, Inc.
Student Edition InfoTrac Cengage Learning, Inc.
Teen Health and Wellness[6] Rosen Publishing, Inc.
Tennessean Newspaper[10] Cambridge Information Group
Tennessee Death Records[7] Tennessee State Library and Archives
Tennessee Maps 1885-1955[7] Cambridge Information Group
Tennessee Virtual Archive[7] Tennessee State Library and Archives
Tennessee's Landmark Documents[7] Tennessee State Library and Archives
Testing and Education Reference Center[9] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Travel eBooks[8] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Treehouse[11] Treehouse Island, Inc.
TumbleBook Library[5] Tumbleweed Press Inc.
U.S. History Collection[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.
Volunteer Voices[7] Tennessee State Library and Archives
World Book Encyclopedia[13] World Book, Inc.
World History Collection[6] Cengage Learning, Inc.

References[edit]

  1. ^ City Council. "City Code: Libraries". City of Chattanooga. Retrieved October 2014.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ American Library Annual, 1917-1918. New York: R.R. Bowker Co. 1918. 
  3. ^ "County Libraries", Rural Libraries, Farmers' Bulletin (1559), U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1928 
  4. ^ "Why Your Library May Soon Have Laser Cutters and 3-D Printers", Wired, September 2, 2014 
  5. ^ a b c d e f "Resources: Streaming and Downloads". Chattanooga Public Library. Archived from the original on October 2014. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "Resources: Research". Chattanooga Public Library. Archived from the original on October 2014. 
  7. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n "Resources: Genealogy". Chattanooga Public Library. Archived from the original on October 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "Resources: Lifestyle". Chattanooga Public Library. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "Resources: Business and Career". Chattanooga Public Library. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 
  10. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Resources: News Stand". Chattanooga Public Library. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 
  11. ^ a b c d "Resources: DIY". Chattanooga Public Library. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 
  12. ^ "About Us". Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books Inc. Archived from the original on October 17, 2014. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 
  13. ^ "Resources: Homework Help". Chattanooga Public Library. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 

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Coordinates: 35°02′40″N 85°18′39″W / 35.04436°N 85.31081°W / 35.04436; -85.31081