Reference Databases

TRL reference databases unlock a world of information from reliable, quality sources. Access full text magazines and newspapers, consumer research, auto repair manuals, and more using any device with an Internet connection.  You will need your library card number and PIN, unless you are in a Timberland Library. Don’t have a library card? Click here to sign up for one today.

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By Subject

Jobs, Education & Practice Tests

Interactive career guidance resource with in-depth profiles of careers, colleges and universities.

We have the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.

Test preparation guides and practice tests including the GED.

Learn software, technology, creative, and business skills to achieve your personal and professional goals. **Please note that if you change your library card number you will lose access to your saved playlists and certificates under your previous library card account.**

The MIA learning site is no longer available. Follow the link to free learning materials from Microsoft covering Microsoft Office applications, computer science, data science and IT infrastructure. MOS certification testing is available at Aberdeen, Chehalis, Naselle, North Mason, and Tumwater Timberland libraries. 

Information on U.S. businesses, U.S. households, and Canadian businesses. (Tutorial)

A wide variety of online classes that you can apply to your career, your home life, or your leisure time.

Career Information & National Schools & Scholarship Center


  1. Looking for vehicle repair information and didn't find it in the Chilton Online Auto Repair Manuals? Timberland's Ask a Librarian service can help find what you need.