Consumer Health Complete

A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated... Read More

Ebooks and Digital Audiobooks

Access free ebooks, digital audiobooks, and digital magazines with your library card using Missouri Libraries 2 Go. Check out the selection and start downloading materials from the Missouri Libraries 2 Go. Materials may also be downloaded to internet connected devices by using the free Libby App. 

Federal Government Sites

Helpful links for basic federal government information.

  •  - is your online guide to all federal government information and services.
  • Congress  - the official website for U.S. federal legislative information.
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Heritage Quest Online

HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.

18th Century or 20th Century. European or Native American. Farm or Factory. East Coast or West Coast. Where does your American past begin?

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Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library is a program that includes practice tests and tutorials designed for students elementary through graduate levels and adult learners. Academic or licensing tests are available, with immediate scoring complete answer explanations and individualized results analysis. Leaning Express Library includes materials on the... Read More

Library Services suspended Library Edition

NOTE: The free access to provided by the library can only be used within library facilities. This service is not available from home. Ancestry is the largest provider of family history and personal DNA testing, harnessing the information found in family trees, historical records, genetics and health history to help people gain a... Read More


EBSCOHost is a powerful online reference system that offers a variety of popular and full text databases from leading information providers. By clicking the EBSCOhost link and entering your library card number through the 'Click-it-to-get-it' page you will have access to the following databases:

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Explora for Public Libraries

This interface is designed specifically for general research in a public library. This interface is graphically rich and provides access to a wide range of materials. Now includes topic overviews that provide a starting point for research and 60,000 top videos from the Associated Press.

Databases Searched

Health Information




Useful links to health information on the net

Legal Resources

​Some helpful links for legal information​

Missouri State Government Sites

Helpful Links for Missouri State information

State Job Sites

State Job Sites:

Local Government Websites

Helpful links for local government information

Missouri Courts

Useful Links to the Missouri Court System

Employment Resources

Some useful links to employment resources on the net:

  • - Missouri, helping job seekers find gainful employment
  • My Next Move - My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options.... Read More

Genealogy on the Net

Genealogy Sources on the Internet

  • Henry County MoGenWeb Page - Free online source of family history and county information.
    Note: A security problem has resulted in taking all the Rootsweb sites including MoGenWeb off line temporarily. Until... Read More


The TumbleBooks Library is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set... Read More

Ebook Public Library Collection

With a collection of over 33,000 titles chosen specifically for public libraries, this general reference collection features fiction and non-fiction titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and highly-recommended titles from industry leading publishers.

A wide range of subjects and topics are covered to meet various... Read More

Sesame Street eBooks

Sesame Street EBooks are great entertainment for the child at home or on the go! 

To login click the library card option in the sign in section of the page and then choose 'Henry County Library' under the list of libraries and put in your library card number. You will need to enter in your entire card number starting with the... Read More

Calhoun Clarion, 1902-1918

The Calhoun Clarion was founded in 1902 by editor and publisher James R. Bush, replacing the Calhoun Free Press as the town’s primary paper. Nonpartisan in nature, the Clarion proclaimed in its March 15, 1902 edition “that its clear and shrill notes shall be for the advancement of our town, county, state and nation.”... Read More

Clinton Advocate Digitized Newspapers

This link provides access to word searchable digitized copies of the Clinton Advocate from the years 1874-75, 1883, 1886-1887, and 1889-1901. "This project done in partnership with the State Hisortical Society of Missouri, is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology... Read More

Clinton Eye Digitized Newspapers 1885-1945

This link provides access to word searchable digitized copies of the Clinton Eye from the years 1885-1945. "This project done in partnership with the State Hisortical Society of Missouri, is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri... Read More

Computer Skills Center

Learn to use the computer! This program includes the following lessons:

Computer Basics

Deepwater World , 1901-1903; 1914-1918

The Deepwater World was established in 1901 by W.E. Cain. The paper was sold in 1914 to Romie L. Turner. In 1917 the paper came under new management after being sold to The World Printing Company. In 1918 the World was sold again to publishers Wright and Morton.

Henry County Democrat, 1875-1883; 1893-1895; 1898-1966

The Henry Country Democrat was established in 1875 by publisher Chas. H. Whitaker & Son. The Whitaker family published the Democrat for seventy-five years before selling the paper to Mahlon N. White in 1950. The paper served as the Democratic Party’s primary paper in Henry County.

Henry County Republican, 1891-1910

The Henry County Republican was found by in 1891 by publishers H.H Mitchell and C.A. Mitchell. Staunchly Republican in its politics, the paper stated “the Republican knows no master by the welfare of the party…party, not faction, will control the policy of the Republican.” (citation) In 1903 the Mitchells sold the paper to Clarence D. Wallace.... Read More

Missouri Digital Heritage

Missouri Digital Heritage


Explore our Collective Past

More than 9 million records can be accessed through Missouri Digital Heritage, including the collections of the Missouri State Archives, the Missouri State Library and other institutions from across the state.

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Montrose Recorder, 1901-1918

The Montrose Recorder was established in 1899 by publisher C.C. Arnold. Published weekly, the Recorder covered all manner of local, national, and international news. The paper was sold in 1913 to Lester Sawyer, who took over as editor and publisher. In September of 1918, the offices of the Recorder were destroyed in a fire, and Sawyer chose not... Read More

Montrose Tidings, 1919-1943

Following the 1918 fire that destroyed the offices of the Montrose Recorder, members of the Montrose Commercial Club approached James Bush, publisher and editor of the Calhoun Clarion, about starting a new paper in Montrose. Publisher James R. Bush and his son, Adolphus S. Bush, relocated to Montrose and established the Montrose Tidings. In... Read More

Read It!

Welcome! Read It!™ was created for anyone who has a good foundation in English grammar and reading skills. It is a place to find reading material about many subjects. Articles are short, and written to support your reading skills as you learn about topics in English that you need for school and everyday life.

Resume and Cover Letter Builder

Resume Builder

This step-by-step resume builder will help you create and publish the most effective resumes possible. As you build, you'll find expert advice, easy-to-follow instructions, and helpful resume samples to help you... Read More

Urich Herald, 1893-1957

The Urich Herald was founded in May 1893 by editor and publisher Mack V. Thralls, former publisher of the Appleton City Journal. Described as “Political, but non-partisan. Independent in all things, neutral in nothing civic or moral,” (citation) the Herald covered both local, national, and international news. After twenty years at the Herald,... Read More

Urich Herald-Montrose Tidings, 1957-1966

In 1957 the Montrose Tidings and the Urich Herald were combined under one title, the Urich Herald-Montrose Tidings. The paper was published by F.H Pinkston and C.W. Dickgrafe.

Windsor Review Digitized Newspapers 1876-1966

This link provides access to word searchable digitized copies of the Windsor Review from the years 1876-1966. "This project done in partnership with the State Hisortical Society of Missouri, is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the... Read More