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Using the Library Online




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Available online to library cardholders

Cardholders have free access to these resources including the full text of newspaper and magazine articles, books, and databases, from home, work or school. All are credible sources, respected, created by professional writers and editors, fact-checked.

Please, these are copyrighted materials and you must use them accordingly, just as you would print materials from our library.

Newspapers, Magazines and Journals
Dictionaries and General Encyclopedias
Reference | Travel | How-To
College and Career
Health
History
Learning Languages
Pictures
For Children
And much more.

And please remember, we also have a remarkable print collection.


Online Fiction (and non-fiction):

  1. Freading e-books for download (instructions)
  2. Tumblebooks for very young children
  3. StarWalk KidsMedia from favorite children's book authors
  4. Tumblebookcloud for older children, ESOL students, and lovers of classics
  5. Audiobookcloud for streaming online audiobooks (mostly for adults)
  6. Infobase Collection Over 3,000 basic information books for students from middle school through high school.
  7. All sorts of additional non-fiction for adults. Each article, or chapter, can be downloaded. Includes the Eyewitness Travel Guides and the For Dummies series.
  8. Oxford Guides Many subjects. Look down the left for "log in with your library card"
 

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