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America's News
Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, politics and sports with the largest collection of full-text U.S. Newspapers. This database includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, and real estate. Ontario City Library card required.

AtoZdatabases is the Premier Job Search, Reference & Mailing List Database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more! Ontario City Library card required.

C4Yourself is a free online application system that allows you to apply for cash, food & nutrition, and medical benefits. It can be accessed anywhere that has internet access. No library card required.

Chilton Library
Chilton Library represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available. 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. Chilton Library gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle. Ontario City Library card required.

College Scorecard
Ready for college but not sure which one is the best fit for you?  College Scorecard will help you look for colleges based on degree, location, size and more! No library card required.

Discover and connect with 796 California universities, colleges, career and online schools and over 7,800 universities and colleges nationwide using the EduTrek FREE college matchmaker program. This site includes financial aid planners, employment opportunities and FREE educational testing exercises. No library card required.

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin 1912 to March 2002
Find full-text articles on local news and events on microfilm. Articles date back to the Ontario Daily Report from 1912 to 1990. In 1990, the Ontario Daily Report merged with a neighboring newspaper and became the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin. The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin newspaper is available on microfilm from April 1990 to March 2002. Inside library use only.

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin April 2002 to current
Find full-text articles on local news and events with online access to current and archival issues of the Daily Bulletin. Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, and real estate. Ontario City Library card required.

Join a Book Club
Join one of the Ontario City Library’s online book clubs and enjoy reading chapters of all the hottest titles via email, courtesy of No library card required. Email address is required.

LearningExpress Library
LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more. Ontario City Library card required.

Library Services for People with Print Disabilities
California’s Library Services for People with Print Disabilities, in association with the Library of Congress, provides free Braille and audio books, magazines and playback equipment to all eligible Californians unable to read standard print. Follow the link to find your local braille and talking book library and sign up for free library service. No library card required. 

Local history, newspaper, and song indexes
Search Ontario City Library newspaper index to locate newspaper articles, obituaries, and other items published in local Ontario area newspapers. This index provides newspaper name, article title, date and page number information for locating articles on newspaper microfilm (located in the library). This index dates back to 1884 and current issues of the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin continue to be indexed. Search the artifact index to find interesting paper materials such as brochures, invitations, announcements, letters, stationery, and miscellaneous artifacts such as wine bottles, plaques, trophies, and other items belonging to the Model Colony History Room’s collections. Check back often, the artifact index will continue to have updated information and records as they are entered. Search the song index to find specific songs in the library’s songbook holdings, located near the Adult Services reference desk at the library. Ontario City Library card required.

Mango Languages
Learn over 22 languages and ESL (English as a Second Language) through the easy-to-use Mango Language System from your home computer. Ontario City Library card required.

This online service provides thousands of articles from general magazines and scholarly journals, most in full-text from 1986 to current. Articles are updated daily and can be printed on-site or emailed to home, office or school. Ontario City Library card required.

Tax Forms - California
The library provides a direct link to all printable California tax forms and publications that can be searched by year, form or publication number.

Tax Forms - Federal
The library provides a direct link to all printable Federal tax forms and publications that can be searched by year, form or publication number.

Zinio provides free access to over 120 nationally popular magazines for iPad, iPhone, Kindle HD, Win 8.1, Android, IOS tablets and most laptop or desktop browsers. Online issues are published concurrently with current print issues, and there are no limits to the number of issues that can be downloaded. Ontario City Library card required.

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