Hobbies and Interests

AtoZ World Culture
A to Z World Culture provides content unsurpassed in the fields of culture, travel, language, trade, business, logistics, security and communications.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Drawings, step-by-step photographs, wiring diagrams, technical service bulletins and recalls issued by the manufactures for thousands of vehicles.

NC ECHO enables users to search across thousands of digitized and “born-digital” historic materials, including a wide variety of books, photographs, maps, family histories, state documents, newspapers and other materials from cultural heritage institutions around North Carolina. The collections available through NC ECHO include a diverse array of materials by and about the people, places and history of North Carolina.​

North Carolina Gazetteer

The North Carolina Gazetteer is a dictionary of North Carolina’s geographical place names documenting their location, history and origins. First published by the UNC Press in 1968, it was compiled by noted North Carolina historian William S. Powell, professor emeritus of history at UNC-Chapel Hill. A revised edition in 2010 co-edited by Michael Hill of the N.C. Office of Archives and History updated and expanded the volume. It contains information on over 20,000 places in North Carolina.​

Readers' advisory service searchable by author, title, series name, and plot. Includes author read-alikes and lists of award-winners.​
Salem Press History

Access various titles on Salem History.  In-house use or remote access.

Small Engine Repair
Detailed, user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines such as outdoor power equipment, tractors, boats, motorcycles, and more.​
Transparent Language Online
A powerful language learning system that uses flashcards to teach you a set of words or phrases. It is the fastest possible way to lock foreign words and phrases in your long term memory.​
Universal Class
Learn something new today! Over 500 online non-credit continuing education courses.​