Research Databases

Auto Repair

Books and Literature

  • Literary Reference – Information on authors and their works including plot summaries, criticisms, and biographies.
  • Overdrive (Ohio Digital Library) – 200,000 popular eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines that you can download immediately.
  • Hoopla – Instantly borrow eBooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, music, and more – 24/7 with your library card.
  • Digital Shoebox – Online library of local photographs and historic documents.


  • Small Business Reference – NEW! – Instant access to popular magazines and books on just about any small business topic.
  • Nuwav Legal – Fill-in-the-blank forms for real estate, sales, and other legal transactions.
  • LinkedIn Learning (Lynda) – NEW! – Video courses to build business and software skills.

Consumer and DIY

Genealogy & Local History

Click here for a full list of genealogy and local history resources provided by the St. Clairsville Public Library.


Homework Tools

Elementary Homework Tools

Middle School Homework Tools

High School/Adult Homework Tools

Job and Career

Legal and Government

Magazines and Newspapers

  • EBSCOHost – Full-text articles or abstracts from thousands of magazines, newspapers and journals.
  • Overdrive (Ohio Digital Library) – popular magazines, books, and audiobooks you can borrow immediately.