MAGNOLIA databases, which are
provided through the funding of the Mississippi State Legislature, are
readily available for all patrons.
These on-line databases provide up-to-date
informational, authoritative articles from both popular and educational
periodicals. Most of the EBSCO databases available
through MAGNOLIA are accessible both from the library computers as well
as personal computers at home.
To access from home, go to:
click or tap on "Public Library," then click or tap on "Bolivar County Library System, Cleveland." When prompted for the password, enter:
If you have questions about MAGNOLIA, contact the Tamara Blackwell, Reference
Services Librarian, at (662) 843-2774 x104.
The Library System is pleased to offer two genealogical ProQuest databases for those who wish to perform genealogical research:
Ancestry Library. and HeritageQuest Online.
These databases may be accessed from all library computers at the main library and branches. For the convenience of genealogical researchers, the
computer in the Mississippi Room is reserved for genealogical research.
To access HeritageQuest Online from home, go to HeritageQuest Online Home Access. and enter your library card number without the spaces.
LearningExpress Library is a test and skill preparation website that may
be accessed free-of-charge from any library sytem computers or from home. Tests and skills include: GED; ACT; SAT prep; GRE; civil
service exam; ASVAB; skill improvement in math, reading, and writing for high school and college levels;
and many, many more.
These self-study tests are paced to the individual and are free
to access through the public library.
To begin click on "LearningExpress Library" above. Under New User, click on "Register." At the Registration screen, enter your email address in the "Username" box.
Next create the passowrd of your choice that is at least six (6)
characters in length. Enter your password again to verify. When finished click
This service is partially funded under the federal Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Mississippi Library Commission
for the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
World Book Online is one of the premier encyclopedias and Bolivar County Library System is proud to make it
available to our patrons free-of-charge. World Book Online may be accessed from one of the library's computers or from a home computer.
To access from home, go to
Book Online and enter your library card number without the spaces.