OCLS Resource Guides

The librarians of Orange County are here to help. These guides cover a variety of topics for your information and cultural interests. Each guide comes equipped with pathways to excellent resources from OCLS and others. Just click to get started!


Featured Resource Guides

Finding and Evaluating Information

With a world of information at our fingertips, the ability to locate and discern reliable information sources is essential. Learn how to search for and evaluate information using the library and other resources.

Featured Databases

Science Online - Includes Science Experiments

Need help deciding on a science fair experiment? Want to watch a video of the lunar landing? Interested in seeing how a cell operates? The answers to these questions and more can be found in Science Online. It includes over 6,000 diagrams, thousands of essays, definitions and biographies of famous scientists. Under Science Standards information can be searched for by 6-12 grade levels. Check it out- you won’t be sorry.

Big Interview

Big Interview's powerful video tutorials and virtual interview practice software will help you learn key concepts, build confidence, and prepare for your interview. Created by one of the top interview coaches in the US, Big Interview gives you the advantage you need to land your dream job.

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