Online Resources

See the complete alphabetical online resources list without descriptions: Online Resources by Name

San Jose Library Card and PIN needed for home access to these online resources:

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Axis 360

Axis 360 features eBook bestsellers with shorter hold queues. Get the app or use on your computer.

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BiblioBoard Library

California Indie-Authors, Library Journal SELF-e Slects picks, and local content. Get the app or read in your browser.

Business Plans Handbook A compilation of actual business plans developed by business throughout North America
Business Plans Handbook

Volumes 40-44. Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses.

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cloudLibrary is an Adult Fiction and Nonfiction Lucky Day Collection. It works with your Mac or Windows computer, eReader, iOS or Android device, Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD, & Nook. Get the app.

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

The Digital Public Library of America empowers people to learn, grow, and contribute to a diverse and better-functioning society. It does this by maximizing public access to our shared history, culture, and knowledge.

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EBSCO eBooks

Read fiction, nonfiction, business, and academic titles on your computer or device.  Checkout on the EBSCO site and use with BlueFire App or the Adobe Digital Editions app. please review Adobe's statement on the information that they will collect about you and your reading.

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enki Library

Use enki with BlueFire App or Adobe Digital Editions reader. Before installing software, review Adobe's statement on the info that they will collect about you and your reading.

Note: The OverDrive app is no longer compatible with enki

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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Search or browse eBooks on Business, Cooking & Food, Kids interest, and more!

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hoopla Digital

Read eBooks and eComics, listen to eAudiobooks and music, watch movies and TV. Get the app.

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MackinVIA provides easy access to eBooks, eResources, librarian-curated web links, videos and more. For kids K-8

Family reading via Overdrive app

Recent bestsellers, popular fiction and nonfiction, and more.  Features eBooks in English, Español, 中文, русский; (Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Russian). Get the Libby app, use Libby in your browser, or get the OverDrive Legacy app.

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Safari Books Online

An online ebook and video collection with a focus on technology, programming, development, network administration and digital media.