Biography Reference Bank
120,000+ biographies from over 60 reference titles, thousands of biographical magazine articles, and over 32,000 printable images.
The Encyclopedia Americana
Provides 45,000 articles contributed by over 6,500 specialists in disciplines covering all academic fields and curriculum topics. To access this database with a library card, click HERE.
Fold3 will be adding millions of U.S. military records to continue to help you discover and share stories about everyday heroes, forgotten soldiers, and the families that supported them. You will still be able to search all the informative records, including non-military records, previously found on Footnote. We have already begun expanding Fold3's robust military collection to include the following new titles:
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Massillon Business and Industry Database
Past and present businesses found in city directories and the library's newspaper clipping file have been gathered into this database which can be searched by business name, type of product, date, or by person affiliated with the business.
A gateway to selected resources available in the Local History Collection at the Massillon Public Library.
Ohio Historical Society's Online Resources
Includes Ohio-based information, Ohio Fundamental Documents, Ohio Newspaper Index, and more.
A free and fully searchable online archive of Ohio History's issues spanning from 1887 through 2004.
An online scrapbook of Ohio history.
Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
A searchable interface for locating historical maps of Ohio towns and cities.
Thomson Gale LegalForms
Provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. Also included is a comprehensive attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language.
Additional Resources for Research:
biography, history, legal forms, legal research, codified ordinances, laws