Resources

DescriptionSubject Area
America's News


Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people, and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.

News,
AtoZdatabases: Search Jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists


The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database Includes 2.3 Million job listings, 30 million business profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!

Jobs
Business
Ancestry Library Edition – in house only.


Information for conducting genealogical and local history research. Included are the digitized images of the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 forward, the American Genealogical Biographical Index, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, and much more. Available only from within our library.

Genealogy
Business Collection


Business Collection provides coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice. Users will understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through business and trade publications, complemented by a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications.

Business,
Research
Business Insights: Essentials


Business Insights: Essentials combines all of the content formerly found in Business & Company Resource Center with a new interface designed around the research goals and workflows of your diverse business research community. Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

Business
https://link.gale.com/apps/PCPR?u=22900000_gppl


Job Hunting Resources includes interview simulation, resume builder, job search, and more.

Jobs
Demographics Now


DemographicsNow is a comprehensive yet easy-to-use tool that provides highly sought after demographic data that allows prospective entrepreneurs, long-time business owners and students building marketing plans to collect, analyze and quickly act upon that data

Business, Research
View local and Federal Flood Documents on our Flood Information Page. Local, Flood, Hurricane
Florida Photography Collection


The Florida Memory Project presents a selection of historical records that illustrate significant moments in Florida history, educational resources for students of all ages and archival collections for historical research. The Project utilizes selected original records, photographs and other materials from the collections of the State Library and Archives of Florida.

Florida, History
Florida Skin Safety


Resources from the American Academy of Dermatology to educate kids on skin, nails and hair facts and health tips.

Florida, Health
Fold3


Fold3 Library Edition by Ancestry provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. This continually-growing collection contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.

Genealogy
Gale Biography Context


Delivers research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.

Education,
homework
Hoopla


Instantly borrow digital movies, music, ebooks, and more, 24/7 with your library card.

Digital Streaming, Literature
Job Skills Training for Blind or Visually Impaired Adults (Largo)


Every day, we change the lives of individuals who are blind or visually impaired by offering a continuum of care addressing the physical, mental and social challenges associated with vision loss for the individual and their family. Our services enable people with low vision and blindness to enjoy safe, independent and productive lives. Help us make independent lifestyles a reality for those who are blind or visually impaired. Join us and have a significant impact today!

Jobs
Kanopy
Watch over 30000 Documentaries, Classic and Indie Films with your library card on your desktop, mobile device and/or Roku.
Digital Streaming
Gale Legal Forms


Take the law into your own hands and create accurate, reliable legal documents with no hassle with Gale LegalForms. It offers Florida-specific “attorney forms” – officially approved forms actually used by law firms. Many of the forms and documents are available in Word and Adobe format so you just need to simply “fill in the blanks.”

Legal
HeritageHub


Explore your family history with the premier collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 - today. HeritageHub helps you easily identify relatives, uncover new information and potentially unknown family members. Includes deep coverage from all 50 states, hard-to-find content from the mid 1900’s, and original obituary images. Access is available 24/7.

News
HeritageHub


Literature,
Homework
LitFinder


LitFinder covers all time periods and contains a wealth of primary literature content, including more than 126,500 full-text poems; 850,000 poem citations and excerpts; 5,000 full-text short stories; 2,800 full-text essays; 1,800 full-text speeches; and 1,000 full-text plays.

Literature
Out Arts and Culture


Local, State and National Resources for the LGBTQ Community.

LGBTQ
Local History, Lincoln Cemetery Index


The information on those buried at Lincoln Cemetery is provided by the Pinellas Geneology Society.
A-E
F-K
L-S
T-Z

Genealogy
Gale OneFile


For researchers at all levels, instant access to approximately 25 million database records is now available in one resource of nearly 8,000 titles with more than 20 years of backfile coverage from 1980 to present. Also included are 89 newswires from around the world; The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and Christian Science Monitor; and general interest magazines; refereed academic journals; business publication; technology periodicals; plus specialty titles in law, health care and computers.

Magazines & Newspapers,
Research
Open Library


Over 1,000,000 free ebook titles available. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Digital,
eBooks,
Literature,
homework
OverDrive/Libby


Downloadable audio and ebooks available 24/7.
For mobile devices, download Libby App.

Digital,
eBooks,
Literature,
homework
Pronunciator


Learn a new language!

Language,
Learning,
Education
Project Gutenburg


Project Gutenberg offers over 40,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.

Digital,
eBooks,
Literature,
homework
Research In Context


Created specifically for middle-schoolers, Research in Context combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Students will find outstanding support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies, and history.

Research,
Education
Tampa Bay Times Archive


Explore Tampa history through local news, events, and people with the Tampa Bay Times Collection. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.

News