Below is a list of research databases that Ray County Library patrons can access at the library or with a valid library card from home.  If accessing at home, click on the link and enter your library card number.  To access some e-book and e-audiobook materials, users will need to install free software (Overdrive) before downloading items from the digital collection onto a personal device. 

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  1. Research & Educational Resources
    Online eBooks, articles, magazines, journals, and newsletters.
  2. eBooks
    Fiction eBooks and audiobooks.
  3. eBooks
    Animated books for children
  4. Genealogy
    Access the world's largest online history resource. Get started now. *In library access only*
  5. Genealogy
    Provides genealogical and historical sources for more than 60 countries, with coverage dating back as early as the 1700's.
  6. Online Learning helps kids learn to read through phonics, and teaches lessons in math, social studies, art, music, and much more. *In library access only*
  7. Online Learning
    Provides resources for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation, resume writing, career development, computer tutorials and more.
  8. Study Skills
    Read It! offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills for middle and high school students.
  9. Search Materials
    Please feel free to browse our collection of items and let us know what you think of the NEW updated catalog.