AVL Database Descriptions

Alabama Virtual Library provides free access to numerous reliable online research databases for all Alabama residents.... Click on an AVL resource below to view its description. To view AVL's Collection Policy, please click here.

tblogo_db.jpgTeachingBooks provides deeper connections to the books young people are reading through 230,000+ videos, audio, and online resources. TeachingBooks also provides access to Meet-the-Author interviews, Read-along book recordings, Video Book Trailers, Leveled Lesson Plans, and more.

Audience: Pre-K through High School, Educators, and General Public

vcc_200_sm.pngVocational & Career Collection provides high schools, community colleges, trade institutions, and the general public with access to full-text coverage for trade and industry related periodicals.

Audience: Middle School through College and General Public

worldcat_sm_db.jpgWorldCat provides users with the ability to search the collections of libraries in their community, as well as libraries around the world.

Audience: College