Databases by Title

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Academic OneFile
Comprehensive collection of full-text and indexed consumer and scholarly content for 13,000+ journals and reference works on all subjects Logo At Home | In Library
Search for your ancestors; check U.S. census records birth, marriage, death,immigration records and more.

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Includes 30 million business profiles and contact information for 220 million residents. Find businesses based on employee size, sales volume, location, etc. Also includes job listings.

Biography in Context

Biographical information on more than 700,000 people throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines.

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Boston Globe

Full-text articles from The Boston Globe (1980-current).

Encyclopedia Britanica Kids

Britannica School

Encyclopaedia for kids in middle school and beginning researchers.

Business Collection

Broker research reports, trade publications, company directories, and business newspapers/journals.

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Repair information for most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.

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Consumer Reports

Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more.

Note: This is not the the digital version of the print magazine.

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Art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Culinary Arts Collection

Over two hundred major cooking and nutrition magazines including recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Educators Reference Complete

Thousands of articles relating to the field of education.

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Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia articles on a variety of topics.

Gale in Context: Elementary

Encyclopaedia for kids in Kindergarten through grade 5!

Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture

Collection of journals and e-reference sources for gardening enthusiasts and professionals alike.

General OneFile

Collection of full-text and indexed 12,000+ titles on all subjects from 1980 to present. Includes The New York Times (1985+).

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Information on diseases, conditions, drugs, and health services.

Health Reference Center Academic

Includes the full text and images of forty nursing, allied health and medical journals; consumer health magazines; newsletters; pamphlets; newspaper articles; topical overviews; and reference books.

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HeritageQuest Online

A genealogy database brought to you by ProQuest and

Hospitality, Tourism, & Leisure Collection

Over nine hundred hospitality and tourism journals and travel guides, including Frommer’s and DK Eyewitness Guides.

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Legal Forms

Massachusetts legal forms (lease, bill of sale, divorce, wills, etc.).

Literature Resource Center

Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Local History Repositories

Videos, photos, newspapers, and more.

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Manuscripts, Archives, & Special Collections Directory

Indexes to special collections (archives, historical societies, towns) in Massachusetts.

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National Geographic Kids

Videos, pictures, magazines (and more) focusing on nature and society (and more) geared towards kids.

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New York Times (daily edition of newspaper): At Home Access | In Library Access.

New York Times  (research full-text articles from The New York Times 1985-current)

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Niche Academy  Instructional videos on a number of topics including many of the library’s e-resources.


Book and author recommendations based on such criteria as age, genre, or author.

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Opposing Viewpoints

Information on both sides of major issues.

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O’Reilly for Public Libraries

An on-demand, digital library that provides access to thousands of technology books by major publishers. This service includes unlimited access to 50,000+ titles and 30,000 hours of video. Note that this is a rebranding and expansion of a service formerly known as Safari Tech Books Online.

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Peterson’s Career Prep

Information pertaining to changing careers.

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Pivotal College Years

A chronological Step-by-Step program that will walk you through the College Planning timeline with ease. Members have FREE access to insider Admissions tips, Financial Aid, College Funding and College Debt Strategies, Short but Powerful “How To” videos on College Applications, Best College Essays, College Interviews, Scholarships, and much more!

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Research in Context

Designed for middle school students. Curriculum-aligned magazines, newspapers, videos, and primary sources covering literature, science, social studies, U.S. and world history, and more.

Gale Student Edition

Designed for grades high school students. Full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books covering all subjects.

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Research Companion

Research assistance.

Science In Context

Information on today’s most significant science topics.

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Science Database

A definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences, with coverage dating back to 1986

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Teacher Reference Center

Thousands of articles relating to the field of education.

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Testing & Education Center

Practice tests and books for a variety of standardized tests.

Town Crier

Full-text Wilmington Town Crier (11/1955-present) Newspapers are digitized by June of the following year.

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Transparent Language

Language instruction for over 100 languages, including ESL instruction.

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TumbleBook eBook Library

Read and listen to interactive stories!

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US History in Context

Information on the most significant people, events, and topics in U.S. history.

The Wall Street Journal

Read one of the world’s leading financial publications online.

World History in Context

Information on the most significant people, events, and topics in world history.