MWR Digital Library

Reviewed Dec 17, 2018

DoD MWR provides free library resources to service members and their families—a particularly helpful benefit for Guard and Reserve members and their families who may not have access to installation libraries. Go to a library by clicking on the library name or logo. Certain libraries may require you to register and create your own account, but the resources are still free.


Academic Search Ultimate

 Academic Search Ultimate

This library from EBSCOhost offers users an unprecedented collection of peer-reviewed, full-text journals, including many journals indexed in leading citation indexes. The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women's studies, zoology and more.


Ancestry Library

 Ancestry

Unlock the story of your family using more than 8,000 resources from Ancestry Library Edition.


ArtistWorks Music Lessons

 ArtistWorks Music Lessons

Access hundreds of video lessons in guitar, piano, drums, ukulele, bluegrass, classical, jazz, hip-hop scratch and more. Submit practice videos and get direct feedback from your video instructor. Sign in using your existing RBdigital account,  or use the access key MOSDOD to create your new account.


BookFlix

 BookFlix

This library from Scholastic pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction titles to reinforce early reading skills and develop real-world knowledge. This cultivates key reading skills, supports reluctant readers and ELL students, and builds fluency, vocabulary, and reading comprehension. Please check to make sure that every computer that will access BookFlix meets the necessary technical requirements http://bookflix.scholastic.com/browsercheck.


BrainHQ

 BrainHQ

BrainHQ is an online brain-training system that offers 29 exercises specialized to work out your attention, brain speed, memory, people skills, navigation and intelligence. Whether you decide to design your own program (choosing exercises and workouts that meet your personal interests, mood and schedule), or use the personalized trainer feature, BrainHQ will provide personal workouts that adapt in difficulty so that you'll always be training at your optimum level. Once registered, be sure to download the BrainHQ app to your mobile device in order to access these personalized brain-training exercises from anywhere. 


Britannica Academic

 Encyclopedia Britannica

Enjoy fast and easy access to thousands of articles, biographies, videos, images and websites. Includes ImageQuest with more than three million images, all rights-cleared for educational, non-commercial use. 


Britannica Annals of American History

 Britannica Annals of American History

This valuable online chronicle provides the original words of more than 1,500 authors who made and analyzed American history through their speeches, writings, memoirs, poems, and interviews.


Britannica Library

 Britannica Library

Provides three sites in one—Children, Young Adults, and the Reference Center—where you can conduct research, complete school assignments, work on special projects or explore their unique interests. You can even store your research in your personal My Britannica account.


Career Transitions

Career Transitions

This resource provides job seekers with multi-faceted job searching and related activities for creating resumes and cover letters, as well as applying and preparing for interviews. Users can also explore careers by discovering interests, identifying new opportunities based on work or military experience, exploring growing career paths (including green and new economy jobs), and finding education and training. Enter password 1source if prompted. 


Chilton Automotive Maintenance Library

Chilton Automotive Maintenance Library

This library represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. ChiltonLibrary.com gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle. Enter password 1source if prompted. 


Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Looking to make a purchase? Use this online library to access 1,000+ ratings, reviews, expert buying advice, product comparisons, consumer user reviews and product video clips. 


CultureGrams

 CultureGrams

This library provides concise, reliable and up-to-date reports on more than 200 countries, each U.S. state and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories. Information includes facts and figures, as well as an insider’s perspective on daily life and culture, including history, customs and lifestyles of people around the world. 


EBSCO Audiobooks

Audiobooks Collection

EBSCO Audiobooks has more than 2,000 audiobooks in different subjects and categories available for download. Log in with your EBSCOhost account to start downloading today (software download required).  


EBSCO eBooks

eBooks Collection

This library offers more than 3,000 titles in the areas of fiction, history, health & medicine, self-help, business, economics, law, and more. 


EBSCO Learning Express  

 EBSCO Learning Expres

EBSCO’s LearningExpress DoD Test Prep is designed specifically for current and retired service members and their families. This eResource provides access to: military test prep (ASTB-E, ASVAB, Military Flight Aptitude Test, Officer Candidate Tests, etc.); CLEP, DSST, TOEFL iBT, IELTS, SAT prep; resources for military transition to civilian careers; career certification exam prep for a wide range of occupations including air traffic controller, firefighter, electrician, border patrol, etc.; learning resources for elementary, middle school, high school, and college students; GED, HiSET, and TASC prep; job search and workplace skills improvement; popular software programs tutorials (i.e., Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop); and much, much, more.


Explora Primary

 Explora Primary

Want to learn more about animals, arts, music, health, history, people and places, science, math and sports? Explora Primary can help. Grades K-5.


Explora Secondary

 Explora Secondary

Report due? Explora Secondary can help! Check out this online library of magazine and newspaper articles, videos, images, and reference information about arts, music, geography, health, math, science, social studies, sports and more. Grades 6-12.


Fold3 Library Edition

 Fold3 Library Edition

Access US military records, including the stories, photos and personal documents of those who served from the Revolutionary War onward.


FreedomFlix

 FreedomFlix

This digital literacy resource brings history to life by capturing the dramatic and defining moments in American history. It features dynamic e-books of the Children's Press best-selling Cornerstones of Freedom series that include embedded popup features such as maps, timelines, virtual tour clips, primary source videos and audio clips. Please check to make sure that every computer that will access BookFlix meets the necessary technical requirements (http://bookflix.scholastic.com/browsercheck ).


Gale Online Resources

 Gale Online Resources

This library features 160 million full-text articles from leading books, journals, magazines, newspapers and primary sources, multimedia assets including videos, podcasts, tutorials and images, daily updates of new content. Resources available through Gale include Global Issues in Context, Health Reference Center, Interactive Science, National Geographic Virtual Library, Opposing Viewpoints in Context, and much more. Enter password 1source if prompted.


GreenFILE

 GreenFILE

This online library contains well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment.


Health and Wellness Center

 Health and Wellness Center

This library offers access to full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia and much more. This comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices for researchers of all levels. Enter password 1source if prompted.


ImageQuest

 ImageQuest

Image Quest (from Encyclopedia Britannica) brings lesson plans, assignments and projects to life with over three million rights-cleared images from 62 leading collections.


IndieFlix

 IndieFlix

Explore this library of more than 7,000 high-quality shorts, features, documentaries, classic TV shows and Web series from 85 countries. View films from major festivals all over the world, including Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more. Watch movies on any Internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet with a Web browser. Also available on Roku, Xbox and Apple TV. Sign in using your existing RBdigital account.


Interactive Science

 Interactive Science

This resource gives users the ability to manipulate and explore 3D interactive models, allowing students to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth and space science. Reference and periodical content provide additional context for further understanding. Enter password 1source if prompted.


Legal Forms

 Legal Forms

Explore 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. Enter password 1source if prompted.


Mango Languages

 Mango Languages

Check out this digital language learning program for learners of all levels, with courses in more than 70 different foreign languages, 21 English language courses, and 44 specialty courses. Mango's language-learning methodology is designed to simulate the way people learn a foreign language when actually immersed in everyday, practical conversation. Mango Languages also offers more than 40 streaming international movies via their Mango Premier feature.


Military and Government Collection

 Military and Government Collection

Find the answers to all of your military life topic questions in articles and reports related to all service branches.


Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morning Star Investment Research Center

Find information and advice on mutual funds, stocks, exchange-traded funds, and market returns. Track investments, access daily market news and commentary, view snapshots on investments, and interact on the research center forums. 


NoveList K-8 Plus

 NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus provides a trusted source of information curated specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. 


NoveList Plus

 NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus helps readers discover books they want to read and connects them to library collections. Currently, the NoveList Plus database contains information on 500,000+ popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles for all ages.   


PressReader Digital Newspapers

 PressReader Digital Newspapers

Enjoy unlimited digital access to more than 7,000 newspapers from 120 countries in more than 60 different languages. These newspapers are provided in full-color, full-page format, and appear on your screen exactly as they appear on the news stand, many providing instant translation and audio.


RBdigital

 RBdigital

RBdigital (formerly OneClickdigital) provides a wide selection of eBooks (8,000+) and unabridged audiobooks (15,000+) for checkout and download to a computer or portable device (requires software download; check for device compatibility). Download the RBdigital app to access all RBdigital eBooks and Audiobooks and RBdigital Magazines content in one place. When registering to browse and download audiobooks to your home computer or mobile device, use the access code: MOSDOD.


RBdigital Magazines

 RBdigital Magazines

This library allows you to read or download a large assortment of popular news and special interest digital magazines on your PC, smartphone, or laptop. Use the access key MOSDOD to create your account. Download the RBdigital app to access all RBdigital eBooks, audiobooks, and RBdigital Magazines content in one place.


Safari Books

Safari Books

Search and access thousands of technology, digital media and professional development  reference books, videos and tutorials. Please register and create your own account.


ScienceFlix

 ScienceFlix

Offering more than 50 complete units of study with over 6500 science-related assets in a variety of media, ScienceFlix (from Scholastic) provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types, interactive features, and more.


Small Business Builder

 Small Business Builder

Small Business Builder helps patrons interested in planning and optimizing their businesses or nonprofits. Built for aspiring entrepreneurs and those with existing small businesses, it provides a step-by-step process supported by a rich variety of recognized tools that enable users to produce complete business plans and other documents essential for gaining access to capital and growing their enterprise. Enter password 1source if prompted.


Small Business Reference Center

 Small Business Reference Center

This library offers exclusive full text for more than 450 top consumer small business reference books, more than 400 full text periodicals, as well as the necessary tools and instructions to address a wide-range of small business topics. SBRC also provides more than 600 business videos, a help and advice section, and information on how to create business plans. 


Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

This library contains more than 400 reference books with original photos and illustrations for small engine repair assistance.


Stingray Qello Concerts

 Qello Concerts

Enjoy more than 1700 live moments in music history with the world's largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand to just about any digital device. From the 1920s to today's hottest artists, Qello Concerts spans more than 30 genres, from classical to rock, reggae to country. Use the access key MOSDOD to create your new account. 


  Teacher Reference Center

 Teacher Reference Center

Access indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines.


TrueFlix

 TrueFlix

Offering dozens of units to supplement social studies and science core curricula learning, TrueFlix (from Scholastic) helps students improve literacy skills, build content-area knowledge, and cultivate the critical skills necessary for academic success and college and career readiness.


Tutor.com

 Tutor.com

Tutor.com for military children gives kids access to online tutoring and homework help from live, expert tutors in more than 16 subjects. Tutors can help with tonight's homework or catch your child up on missed concepts and lessons, all for free. 


Universal Class

 Universal Class

Universal Class offers more than 500 online courses on a wide range of subjects/levels. Courses are available 24/7, are instructor led, and self-paced. Some courses offer CEUs. Subject areas include: Computers and Technology, Personal Finance, Crafts and Hobbies, Homeschooling, Professional Development and many more. Use the access code MOSDOD. You will receive an email with a link to click to complete the process. Use your personal or official email.


US Major Dailies

 US Major Dailies

This digital library provides full-text, same day publication access to five major U.S. newspapers: New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post. New content available by 8 a.m. U.S. Eastern time each day.


Weiss Financial Ratings

 Weiss Financial Ratings

Enjoy access to financial literacy tools on retirement planning, home and mortgage, insurance strategies, and saving for your child's education.

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