We have compiled this list of resources and links to help you with your school work or whatever you may be interested in. We did the searching for you, so you don't have to! There are also great links to resources in the LCLS Internet Directory, and don't forget the great Reference Databases provided to you by the Lake County Library System. You can also search the Online Library Catalog to see if a resource you need is at the library!

Library Research Tools

  • Search the Library Catalog
    Look for books, movies, CDs and more.
  • Online Reference Databases
    The Lake County Library System pays for subScribtions to various online reference databases so you can reap the benefits! Visit the Reference Databases pages to learn more!
    • Databases
      • Ancestry Library
        Extensive resources for genealogical research. Includes U.S. Census records, military records, the Social Security Death Index, passenger lists, the Daughters of the Revolution (DAR) Lineage Books, slave narratives, Dictionary of American Biography, Native American indexes, and the American Genealogical-Biographical Index Remote access is not available for this service. Please visit your local library to access this resource.

      • HeritageQuest Online
      • Florida Electronic Library: Databases and reference Services
        Over 50 resources brought to you by your Florida Public Library. This program is funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services.

Biography & History

English & Language Arts

  • Bartleby.com
    Find quotations, poems, biographies, and more.
  • Spark Notes
    Online study guides that provide plot overview, themes, and analysis of major characters for hundreds of books.

World Maps & Facts

Local Information