Library Databases


Borrow popular ebooks and audiobooks from the Mitty library to read on your iPad or other devices. OverDrive features:

•Available 24/7. Now the library comes to you.

•No more late fees. Titles are automatically returned.

•Place holds, create wish lists, and return titles easily.

•Sync libraries, bookmarks, and recent positions across mobile devices.

Access World News

This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. 

America's Historical Newspapers (1690-2000)

Find news articles covering topics in government, politics, social issues, culture, literature discoveries, inventions and more from hundreds of primary sources .

Black Life in America

Comprehensive coverage of the African American experience from earliest times to today.

Gale Databases

Complete index and power search tool for Gale databases.


Access to archived, multidisciplined, scholarly journals. Offers the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated.


NewsBank consolidates current and archived information from thousands of newspaper titles, as well as newswires, web editions, blogs, videos, broadcast transcripts, business journals, periodicals, government documents and other publications.

Nexis Uni

Nexis Uni is a database that features more than 17,000 news, business and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790. Content


Access to current periodicals, newspapers, multimedia and image collections, out-of-print books, dissertations, and scholarly collections in various formats (and archived for decades).

SIRS Issues Researcher

Thousands of highly targeted, authoritative articles, primary sources, government documents, websites, and multimedia (including research-quality images) represent viewpoints that cover the pros, cons, and everything in between.

Teen and Health Wellness

Specifically designed for teenagers on issues relating to health, fitness, alcohol, drugs, mental health, family life, and more. High-interest features, as well as up-to-date resources, allow students to locate reliable information discreetly.