Use the search feature above to access a wealth of information on your chosen topic from magazines, journals and other educational research databases.


Access over thirty databases for free online using your library card. Get help with school work, personal finances, business research, learning, genealogy, and more. Please note that and the Colorado Grants Guide may only be accessed within the library.


Research and study from home or in the library. Learn a new language, take a continuing education course, or research journal articles for a class.

Business & Finance

Research markets, investments, businesses, economies and nonprofit resources using a variety of databases.

Skills & Support

Keep your brain active with craft and language tutorials, look up car maintenance schematics, access health and wellness resources, or find a new book to read.

History & Genealogy

Start your history search here. Look up your family history, find obituaries, and research Salida history.

Niche Academy Tutorials – informative, how-to videos that teach you how to use the library’s databases