Welcome to the Los Gatos Library online resources page.
To get started click on a category below to explore a wide selection of online resources.
Please note that some resources will require a Library card number, or an email to be accessed.
A to Z World Foods - If you ever wanted to learn about food culture and cuisines from around the world, this is the resource for you. If provides the food culture and recipes from 174 countries, as well as history of the ingredients that are used!
- Academic and School Research
- Consumer Research
- E-Books, Movies, and More
- Genealogy and Local History
- Online Learning
- Reading Resources
Topically-focused digital collections of historical documents for researchers.
Immediate access to one on one live tutoring for free. Get help with subjects K-12.
A safe, up-to-date, and age-appropriate information resource for Elementary, Middle, and High Shcool Students.
Una platform digital que ayuda a enriquecer el aprendizaje de los estudiantes de primaria.
Full-text databases for general or academic research. You will need to enter your Library Card to Login.
A search engine for primary school students. Includes Children's American Heritage Dictionary, Topic Overview K-5, and Book Collections 1-4.
A search engine for middle school and high school students. Includes Topic Overs 6-12.
Gale Presents National Geographic Kids
Explore Amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archeology, and space.
Manipulate 3D interactive models to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth and space science.
Understand environmental issues that affect people globally though journals, news, and multimedia content.
Find peer-reviewed articles and information about history all in one place.
Book reviews, author biographies, and more.
ProQuest E-Book Central
Authoritative ebooks are provided by the Higher Education Commission. New Accounts will take 1 business day for required approval.
Discover virtual teaching material for grades K-12 titles for young readers.
Information to help users diagnose, repair, and maintain today's complex vehicles.
A resource compiled of company profiles micro and macro country economic data. and more.
Medical Encyclopedias, drug information, and more.
Full-text articles from Consumer Reports Magazine.
Free, state-specified DMV practice tests that are just like the real thing.
Legal Information Reference Center
Features legal information and collection from Nolo Press Books.
Small Business Reference Center
Our most extensive e-book and audiobook collection. Compatible with most devices. Cloud Library tutorial to see an instructional video
Ebsco eBooks Public Library Collection
Ebsco eBooks allows you to search all the full text ebooks available in our library
An online catalog of your favorite magazines, available right at your fingertips. Click to see an instructional video to the following devices:
Movies, music, audiobooks, manga, and more.
Watch award-winning documentaries, rare classics, PBS kids, and more all in one place.
Genealogical database. Free to use inside the library only.
An archive of Los Gatos History.
Newspapers, videos, and web-only content. Find articles from Los Gatos Weekly Times, Mercury News, USA Today, and more.
Read articles from 1999 to the present all without leaving your home.
Free access to the New York Times from anywhere. If you are accessing the New York Times from home click here. If you are accessing the new york times from the Library click here
San Jose Mercury News Archives
Click here for San Jose Mercury News Articles from 1985 to the present. I.f you are looking for San Jose Mercury News Articles from 1886-1923 click here.
Learn without limits and get certificates from repeatable institutions.
Learn to craft with professional instructors for hundred of protects for free with your Los Gatos Library card.
Find hundreds of online classes to you mentally, physically, and socially active for older adults. Set up an account with your email.
LearningExpress Library is a database to find test tutorials for career-focused individuals
LinkedIn for Library patrons provides unlimited access to content from Lynda.com for free. Enter your Library card to get started.
Learn about VA benefits, Community resources, job opportunities, or speak to a consultant all for free.
Recommendations for fiction and non-fiction reading. Trying to find recommendations for grades K-12? Click here.