Databases and Other Resources
*These resources may require a valid library card number and/or a separate user name and password.
Getting ready to take your written driver's test? Wishing you
could get a little more practice taking the test? Check out our
new database that contains practice driver's tests specifically
for Pennsylvania. This includes practice tests for cars,
motorcycles, and CDL licensing. Driver's manuals for all
three are also available through this site.
Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide usingGoogle Book Search. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic.
Search within the Encyclopedia of Global Warming.
Search within the Decades series (American history from the 1940s through 1990s),Milestone Documents of American History, and Inventors and Inventions.
POWER LIBRARY allows you to access thousands of full text periodical articles, newspapers, a major encyclopedia, plus photographs, pictures, charts, maps, reference materials and more. You will find materials of interest in most subject areas for all age groups from young children to adults.
Primary Source Media, an imprint of Gale, has spent the past 40 years building one of the world's largest microform archives of exclusive primary source materials in subject areas that include the humanities, social sciences and international news. Our purpose has been to provide access to rare, valuable research materials to libraries, independent scholars, faculty and students
Search America's historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.
Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.
The most comprehensive antique and collectible pricing tool in the world.
This simple-to-use online resource is a 'value maximizer' that delivers more than 41 million actual prices paid for treasures that your patrons collect, buy and trade.
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).
Mango is an online language learning system teaching
practical conversation skills for a variety of popular
languages. Our engaging interactive lessons are not only fun,
they are designed to increase your ability to use the language
skills you develop. It’s the fast, easy and most effective way to
learn to speak a foreign language!
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