Vermilion Parish Library | Databases

64 Parishes

64 Parishes is a project of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities. Since 1971, LEH has partnered with communities, institutions, and individuals to explore Louisiana’s past, present, and future.

A to Z Maps OnlineAtoZ Maps Online

A to Z Maps Online offers over 145,000 maps available for viewing, downloading or even printing. Maps that cover every part of the world, USGS maps, climate maps, earthquake and volcano maps, even flags of various countries.

A to Z the USAAtoZ The USA

AtoZ the USA offers in-depth e-content in 156 data categories with 50+ maps for each state. It has thousands of U.S. state reports and articles ready to download, royalty-free image collections of flags, vintage postcards, panoramic photos, license plates, and much more.

AtoZ Food America

With thousands of international recipes, hundreds of fascinating culture and ingredient articles, and essential culinary resources, AtoZ World Food brings international cuisines to you, from Albanian byrek to Zimbabwean matemba!

ArtistWorksAR Book Finder

Students, teachers, parents, and librarians can search in English or Spanish using criteria such as ATOS book level or a Lexile™ measure, interest level, title, author, fiction/nonfiction, subject, award-winners, state lists, CCSS Exemplars, and more.

Auto Repair Reference CenterAuto Repair Reference Center

Auto Repair Reference Center features repair and maintenance information on thousands of domestic and imported vehicles from 1954 to present, millions of drawings and step-by-step photographs, thousands of technical service bulletins and recalls, and diagnostic information.

DMV Practice Tests

Practice your knowledge of Louisiana driving laws with more than a dozen FREE practice tests using actual questions from state DMV written tests. There are even sections for motorcycle practice tests, CDL (commercial driver’s license) and online driving manuals. A FREE service from your public library!

Educate Station

Educate Station content is created by a team of experienced and passionate educators who bring vast subject-matter expertise, teaching credentials, and many years of experience as classroom teachers and curriculum developers.

Gale Legal FormsGale Legal Forms

Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.

Global Road Warrior

This is a massive database of constantly updated proprietary editorial and graphics for 175 countries of the world. It provides deep content coverage in major topic areas of society and culture, travel, communications, business, trade, marketing, and security.

More than 750 free classes and 250 tutorial videos covering subjects ranging from technology (Microsoft Office, computer and tablet basics, Internet and social media skills) to reading and math.

Learning Express Library

Take FREE online courses to increase your computer skills, software knowledge or job skills. Take FREE practice exams to increase your SAT, ACT, GED scores. Use your library card for access.

Legal Links

A collection of websites to help with law and legal issues.

Louisiana Library Connection

More than 30 additional databases provided statewide to Louisiana residents through public libraries including many free streaming audiobooks, Louisiana Digital Library (more than 144,000 photographs, maps, and documents pertaining to Louisiana history),. Use your library card for access.

Louisiana Workforce Commission

LWC in partnership with Coursera is providing access to in-demand career skills to help you upskill for the future of work.


Get your FREE digital copy of the Abbeville Meridional Newspaper and provided by the Vermilion Parish Library! . Use your library card for access.

Power My Learning

Terrific index of FREE interactive activities for students K-12 including all levels of math, language arts, science, social studies, art & music, technology, world languages, careers, college, personal finance, goal setting and more!


Foreign language instruction in nearly 50 languages and dialects including Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Arabic (three dialects!), Chinese (two dialects), Japanese, Hebrew, Swedish, and many more. Use your library card for access.

Salem Health

Explore the resources of the Salem Press health database, with hundreds of articles and illustrations on human health and medicine. Reference sets include: Cancer, Genetics, Infectious Diseases & Conditions, Psychology & Mental Health, and more! Use your library card for access.

Salem History

Curated free content from Salem Press and Grey House Publishing to explore current events through an historical lens. Use your library card for access.

Salem Literature

Search more than 10,000 plot summaries and critical analyses of classic literary works, including key characters and themes, in Masterplots. A FREE service from your public library! Use your library card for access.

Salem Science

Browse eight valuable science databases at once including Applied Science, Earth Science (Earth’s Surface & History, Physics & Chemistry of the Earth), Forensic Science, The Solar System, and the Encylopedia of Environmental Issues, Global Resources, and Global Warming. Use your library card for access.

Small Engine Repair

Access repair guides covering routine maintenance and complex projects for all major makes and models. Search information by a variety of categories, including product type, brand, model, and engine type. Use your library card for access.


TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love.