Alphabetical List of Databases and
full text for more than 4,500 journals, of which more than 3,700
are peer-reviewed. PDF backfiles to 1975 or earlier
are available for well over one hundred journals. Search here for more scholarly
Access Science contains the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology as well as videos, animations, and photos, articles from Science News, and print and video biographies of scientists.
All Science Fair Projects
Find ideas for elementary, middle, and high school leve science projects. Search by topic.
APA, MLA, Turabian, and Chicago Citation Styles
Citation guidelines for research papers.
Biography in Context
This database combines biographies from several authoritative reference sources as well as full-text articles from hundreds of periodicals. Search for people based on one or more personal facts such as birth and death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender, or combine criteria to create a highly-targeted custom search.
Britannica Online Public Library Edition within library
Britannica Online Public Library Edition outside library
Reference information for all grade levels, from pre-kindergarten through university. The database includes the complete text of four encyclopedias: Encyclopedia Britannica, the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia, Compton’s by Britannica®, and Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia. It also contains Merriam Webster dictionaries, Gateway to the Classics, Discover America, Important People, and Big Events, a world atlas, timelines, video and audio clips, a student center that offers help on research papers, book reviews, and magazine articles.
Indexing (1984-present) and full text (1990-present) for journals covering
business, management, economics, and more.
Chilton Library Online
Photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls, and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks.
Use Literature Notes to get information about the life and background of an author in addition to book summaries and character descriptions.
A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. Provides
content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine
to complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine. Covers such topics as
aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics,
men's and women's health, and children's health.
Health Complete in Spanish (Salud en Espanol)
Salud en Español provee reportes completos basados en evidencias y fichas
de datos relacionados a todos los aspectos de la salud y el bienestar. Reportes
específicos por tema que cubren todos los aspectos de la salud, dan
información general importante en relación a enfermedades, afecciones
y procedimientos de diversos tratamientos.
Get information about a country's
government, economy, trade, environment, population, current events,
geography, and business.
Daily Life Through History
Learn about daily life throughout history and across many world cultures. Organized by time period, region and topic, Daily Life Online combines information from numerous reference works, monographs, and primary documents and is a great resource for students from middle school all the way through college.
Search for magazines, journal and newspaper articles going back to 1975, many
with with full-text. It also has photos, maps, and primary source documents.
EyeWitness to History
History from the Ancient World to present.
Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia
Use this encyclopediato find out about any person, place or event you want to learn more about.
Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to
the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest
titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable
agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides
indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access
full text for more than 4,700 records.
Health Source Consumer Edition
This database has information on health topics like medicine, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health.
HelpNow!TM for Homework
Free homework help for all ages. Tutors are available
from 4 pm to 11 pm to help you with math, science, social studies,
writing, Spanish, and English. Spanish-speaking tutors are also available.
Any time of day, you can take practice tests, study flashcards, hold
a study group online, and create and share movie-like notes and ideas.
How Stuff Works
Unlock the mystery about how things work. Find explanations for things related to science, home, health, money, travel, and people.
Chat online from 4 pm to 11 pm with experts about improving your resume and building your interviewing skills. Use resume templates, get job search tips, and take a career assessment
of Congress: American Memory
"American Memory provides
free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words,
sound recordings, still moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music
that document the American experience."
Literature Criticism Online
Full text of articles from these major literary criticism series:
- Classic and Medieval Literature Criticism
- Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism
- Twentieth Century Literary Criticism
- Contemporary Literary Criticism
- Children's Literature Review
Search by keyword, or browse by author, title of the work, or topic.
Literature Resource Center
Use this database for your English homework and projects. It has information about authors' lives and about the books they've written. This is the place to search for literary criticism.
Ultra - High School Edition
Designed specifically for high school students, this database contains full
text of more than 500 popular, high school magazines back to 1975. Also
provides full text reference books, biographies,
source documents, photos, maps and flags.
Use this database to find articles going back
as far as 1975, as well as pamphlets, reference books, biographies,
and primary source documents. MasterFILE Premier also contains photos,
maps, and flags.
Search over 650 health topics from the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
Provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. Full text
is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. This database
also contains primary source documents, photos, maps and flags.
Morningstar Investment Research Center from outside of library
Morningstar Investment Research Center from computers in library
Get information about stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. Try out calculators and other tools that show you the best way to invest your money.
Nashua Telegraph Online
Find full-text articles from the Nashua Telegraph, from July 28th, 1998 to the current issue. These articles include news, obituaries, editorials, announcements, and sports.
Newspaper Archive (available in library only)
Access.NewspaperArchive.com is a gateway to searching and reading
historical newspapers online. Containing tens of millions of searchable
newspaper pages dating as far back as the 1700s, the archive is an
excellent source of primary source documents. Use the archive to
view, save and print full-page newspapers from around the world.
Provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national & international newspapers.
The database also contains selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers.
In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.
Looking for a good book? Enter fiction or nonfiction titles, authors, or topics you like, and NoveList Plus will recommend others that you’ll enjoy. You can even search by “appeal,” for example, if you like an author who writes action-packed novels, you can find others who write similar stories. For younger readers, try NoveList K-8 Plus .
A collection of fiction titles and nonfiction in which readers can find read-alikes, authors,
titles, and booklists geared to younger readers.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Covers today's hottest social issues, from offshore drilling to climate change, health care to immigration. This information helps you analyze and organize data for research, writing assignments, debates, and presentations. It includes pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, primary source documents, biographies of social activists and reformers, articles, tables, graphs, podcasts, and more. Teachers can search the material by national and state curriculum standards, grade, and discipline.
Full text articles from more than 1300 U.S. local,
regional, national, and international newspapers, news blogs, newswires,
trade journals, and a small number of scholarly journals. Includes
full coverage (except advertising) of the Boston Globe from 1/1/1980
to the present, the New York Times from 6/1/1980 to the present,
the Washington Post from 1/1/1987 to the present, the Concord Monitor
from 1/1/2004 to the present, and the Union Leader from 1/7/2010
to the present.
Directory of U.S. business information (including
contact names and estimated sales), telephone numbers and
addresses, and U.S and Canadian high-tech companies (CorpTech). Allows
custom searching to create lists of businesses by type of product,
location, and more.
This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business
publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals,
newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United
States. It is updated daily.
Shakespeare Resource Center
Find biographical information about Shakespeare and his works as well as background and historical information about the Globe Theatre and Elizabethan London.
Student Research Center (EBSCO)
This database is designed especially for middle and high school students. It has articles, pamphlets, reference books, biographies, and primary source documents.
Testing and Education Reference Center
This database contains practice tests and courses, eBooks with study material and practice tests, information on accredited schools, scholarship search, a resume builder with brainstorming phrases to get you started, and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.
Find information about a current
events topic, and it can also give you ideas if you're having trouble
picking a current events topic to research.
Transparent Language Online is a language learning system that uses flashcards
to teach you foreign language words or phrases. Many languages have additional
learning tools such as an essential skills course, language reference
information, and blogs written in the language. Transparent Language Online
also has courses for native speakers of other languages who want to learn
to speak English. It's personalized to allow you to track your progress and
refresh your memory about items you may have forgotten.
Supreme Court Decisions Issued Between 1937-1975 (full text)
Search for US Supreme Court
Decisions by case name or keyword.