Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Articles & Databases

# | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

19 resources found.

- (-) O

Free Web resource - available anywhere

OASIS

Access an interactive mapping system for New York City, supplemented by aerial photography, building and property data, environmental information, and data analysis tools.

More info»

Free Web resource - available anywhere

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Information on hundreds of different types of jobs and training or education needed.

More info»

Accessible only at select Library locations

OCLC FirstSearch

Provides access to a wide variety of articles in a number of databases as well as a union catalog of books in libraries all over the world

More info»

Free Web resource - available anywhere

Old Maps Online

An easy-to-use gateway to historical maps in libraries around the world, it allows the user to search for online digital historical maps across numerous different collections via a geographical search.

More info»

Free Web resource - available anywhere

One Step by Stephen Morse

Search tools for finding immigration records, federal and New York state census records, vital record indexes, and for dealing with calendars, maps, foreign alphabets, soundex, and numerous other genealogical applications. Some of these tools fetch data from other websites but do so in more versatile ways than the search tools provided on those websites, including Ellis Island, Castle Garden, and Germans to the U.S., 1850-1897, and Russians to the U.S., 1834-1897. Includes AD/ED finder for census research.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center

Opposing Viewpoints offers material to support differing views and help students develop critical thinking skills on thousands of current social topics in the forms of primary source documents, statistics, websites and multimedia.

More info»

Free Web resource - available anywhere

ORB: On-line Reference Book for Medieval Studies

A collection of Medieval Studies resources on the Internet

More info»

Free Web resource - available anywhere

Ordnance Survey, Ireland, Mapping Agency historic mapping

Between 1829 and 1842 Ordnance Survey Ireland completed the first ever large-scale survey of an entire country. This includes that survey and other mapping data.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Art Online

Oxford Art Online offers users the ability to access the vast content of Grove Art Online, The  Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and The Concise Dictionary of Art Terms all in one interface.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Bibliographies Online

A collection of research guides for a wide variety of subjects. Includes topic overviews and annotated bibliographies.

More info»

Accessible only at select Library locations

Oxford Classical Dictionary

The online version of The Oxford Classical Dictionary, 3rd edition.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Dictionaries Online

Oxford Dictionaries Online provides access to dozens of Oxford University Press dictionaries in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, and Russian. Also included: New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors, Garner's Dictionary of Legal Usage, Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage, and New Hart's Rules: a handbook of style for writers and editors.  Grammar and punctuation guides are also included. 

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Contains over 50,000 biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of the British past, from the earliest times through the most recent years.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

The online version of the Oxford English Dictionary contains all work to date of the third edition, reflecting daily updates and revisions. Also includes the full-text of the second edition, and a historical thesaurus. 

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Handbooks Online

The full collection of Oxford Handbook series, which provides peer-reviewed research articles from scholars in the field of archeaology, business & management, classical studies, criminology & criminal justice, economics & finance, history, law, linguistics, literature, music, philosophy, political science, pyschology, and religion.  

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Music Online

A gateway offering users the ability to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources in one location. Contains the Grove Music Online, as well as The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Reference Online brings together language and subject reference works from one of the world's biggest reference publishers into a single cross-searchable resource.

More info»

Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card

Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO)

OSEO provides an interlinked collection of authoritative Oxford editions of major works from the humanities.

More info»

Accessible only at select Library locations