Research & Learning Tools

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We offer many resources you can use to discover information that can help you manage and improve the quality of your life. Some of the more popular resources through the Boyne District Library are listed below, and can be accessed while connected to the library's internet service from our public computers or your own device. There are a variety of other free resources available anywhere through MeL (Michigan eLibrary) including Small Engine Repair guides, Consumer Health Complete, Legal Information Reference Center, MyHeritage, as well as many other cultural, informative, and hobby-based resources.

Click here to visit the entire MeL eResources page.


Click here to access Consumer Reports (only accessible from within our building).

LearningExpress Library

LearnExpress Library

Test Prep/Jobs/Careers. Seven interactive learning centers of academic and licensing/certification practice tests, elementary level testing for math and reading, and skills building tools. Learning centers: High School Equivalency, College Admissions Test Preparation, College Students, Career Preparation, Adult Core Skills, School, and Recursos para Hispanohablantes. Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.

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Ancestry® Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition

Formerly AncestryPlus, this collection contains more than 4,000 databases and 2 billion names. It includes coverage of the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas.

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Auto Repair Source

Chilton Library

Service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. Auto Repair Source offers a user-friendly search experience and access to a wealth of information to help users diagnose, repair and maintain today's complex vehicles. Diagrams and images can be easily magnified and printed.

Auto Repair Source


Mango Languages

Michigan Legal Help is for people who are handling their legal problems without a lawyer. It can help you learn about your legal problems and get ready for court. There are many Do-It-Yourself tools to help you create court forms.

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