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Research and Digital Resources


Ancestry Library

Thousands of family history databases, including vital records, census records, ship passenger lists, and military records.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports is a comprehensive source for unbiased advice about products and services, personal finance, health, and nutrition.


Current Topics

Selected essays from Salem Press to help explore current events. topics include Civil Disobedience, Social Justice, and Race Relations.


Gale PowerSearch

Gale PowerSearch provides periodical, reference, multimedia and primary source information from multiple Gale Databases.


Gale Databases

This Gale Search Tool performs the same funtion as Gale PowerSearch and allows the user to cross-search by selecting Gale Database icons.

 HeritageQuest Online

HeritageQuest Online includes searchable images of U.S. federal genealogical census records and 25,000 family and local history books.

 Literature Resource Center

Find up-to-date biographical information, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers.


Milestone Documents in American History

Milestone Documents in American History contains primary source documents, analytical essays, commentary, and historical context.

Milestone Documents in American History



Comprehensive financial information on stocks, mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. Use the "Help & Education" tab to access the User's Guide and investor education resources.

Weapons and Warfare

Covers weaponry, tactics, and models of warfare from ancient times to the present, worldwide as well as technical and strategic development of weapons, tactics. technological, and strategic advances in history.



Language Resources and Online Courses


Universal Class

Universal Class provides online continuing education courses. With a growing course catalog of over 500 online classes.

Great Courses on hoopla

hoopla Digital provides access to content from the Great Courses series.



Language Courses on Hoopla

Premier language learning courses are available on hoopla Digital!

Complete Language Lessons
Language Superstar


Mango Languages

Mango immerses you in real, everyday conversations in a wide variety of foreign languages. It also features ESL instruction in English, tailored for speakers of more than a dozen languages. 

Mango languages


Read. Listen. Watch.


hoopla Digital

hoopla allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics, and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone, or TV. Patrons have eight checkouts per month on hoopla Digital.


OverDrive provides popular audiobooks and eBooks for users to download. There is also a collection of Public Domain eBooks that includes many popular classics.



Find primary sources, historical documents, images, video and so much more from the collection at BiblioBoard.


Books and Authors

Let Books and Authors help with our expert title recommendations, reading lists, and more. Find out more in our MONTHLY HIGHLIGHTS and My Reading Room.


Online Book Clubs

Clubs include fiction, non-fiction, romance, mystery, science fiction, audio, business, teen, good news, horror, and pre-publication (be the first to see these soon-to-be-released books).



Select Reads

SelectReads alerts you to new titles on subjects you’ve selected for yourself. Choose topics you’re interested in, enter your email address and you’ll get a weekly bulletin with book recommendations generated specifically for you.

Select Reads


Additional Digital Resources


APS Journals

In-Library use only. This database consists of articles from physics journals published by the American Physical Society.

Cypress Resume

Cypress Resume contains a variety of resume writing resources for a range of professions. Users type basic information about themselves and their desired job to find sample statements for resumes and cover letters.

One Play

OnePlay offers a digital gaming service, where users can instantly download and play unlimited Android and PC games for free.

p4A Antiques Reference

p4A Antiques Reference provides price and background information on antiques, collectibles, fine art, and historic Americana.

 Profiles of Massachusetts

This resource provides data on all populated communities and counties in Massachusetts. From Grey House Publishing.

Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online includes ebooks and videos which cover Professional and Personal Development topics such as business skills, leadership, entrepreneurship, communications, finance, and career development 

Salem Health

Salem Health provides online access to Magill's Medical Guide and covers multiple subjects including diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, and biology.

World Political Yearbook

World Political Yearbook, profiles every nation and self-governing territory around the world, providing detailed analyses of the major events and current political climate, from over 200 countries.