Databases A-Z


American Heritage American Heritage has been the leading magazine of U.S. history, politics, and culture for 65 years. Central to its mission is making top-tier scholarship accessible to a wide range of audiences, proving that history can be lively, interesting, even spell-binding. The magazine has always been apolitical and non-partisan, but tells the story of our nation and the people who built it with respect and appreciation. is the leading genealogy research database. Available only within the library
ACCESS PA Search the union catalog of Pennsylvania libraries.
AccuNet/AP Multimedia Archive
(via the POWER Library)
An archive of more than 500,000 current and historical photographs and graphics that can be searched by date, place and subject. Updated daily.
Biography Resource Center 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.
Chilton Auto Repair OnlineNEW! The leading guide to auto repair is now available online – on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Take the repair guide with you to the garage!
Contemporary Authors Provides complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on all of the more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors whose entries appear in Contemporary Authors and Contemporary Authors New Revision Series. Updated monthly, Contemporary Authors allows users to search for an author by name, title of work, nationality, date and place of birth and death, subject/genre, personal and career information, awards and honors, and more.
Driver’s License Practice Exams Prepare for your Pennsylvania Driver’s License exam with this free test practice database from PennDOT. Practice exams for car, motorcycle and CDL licenses are available.
EBSCOHost EBSCOHost Web offers a variety of databases, including:MasterFILE Premier: Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

Middle Search Plus: contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays.

Newspaper Source: provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc.• Primary Search: contains full text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

ERIC: provides access to education literature
and resources.

Teacher Reference Center: provides indexing
and abstracts for 280 periodicals. In addition, 96% of journals indexed in TRC are peer-reviewed.

Business Source Premier: Designed for business libraries, this is the industry’s most used business research database, providing the full text for more than 2,150 journals

Magazine Article Summaries Ultra School Edition:
This comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines including America’s Civil War, American Heritage, and more.

ebrary Ebrary offers unlimited multi-user access to more than 20,000 ebooks online, including fictions and non-fictions.
Freading A collection of downloadable ebooks focusing on popular, current fiction. Freading works on a unique token system. Every Eastern Monroe Public Library card holder will receive six tokens a week to “spend” on ebooks of their choice. Ebooks cost between 1 and 4 tokens as determined by the publisher of each book. Learn more about tokens
Gale Health & Wellness Resource Center Health & Wellness Resource Center delivers up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources.
Gale Virtual Reference Library With Gale Virtual Reference Library you can browse, search and download eBook articles anytime from any Internet-connected device. The eBooks you can access are digitally reproduced from trusted, authoritative reference works from Gale.
Hispanic Databook Online Hispanic Databook Online includes detailed data on national, state, county, and place (city, town, etc.) levels. It contains profiles on 782 places with the highest concentrations of Hispanic/Latino population, comprising 23 ethnic backgrounds from Argentinean to Venezuelan, and includes 26 topics, including Homeownership, Income, Language Spoken, Jobs, Rent, and Poverty. In addition to providing significant facts and figures, The Hispanic Databook also compares and ranks all states, counties and places by all topics—allowing users to get to exactly the data they need in minutes.
JSTOR JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work. The entire corpus is full-text searchable, offers search term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references.
LearningExpressLibrary offers test preparation materials and interactive practice exams based on official tests. This service provides immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results.
 Mango Languages – NEW! Learn a language with online language courses & software from Mango Languages.
With With 72 foreign languages, just choose which language you want to learn, complete the lessons at your own pace, and before you know it you’ll be speaking confidently.
Morningstar Morningstar helps you identify stocks or mutual funds that meet your needs. Create your own stock or fund screens with the Morningstar Screener, or use Morningstar Screens to get ideas on stocks and funds. The library has renewed its subscription for two simultaneous users; if you can’t access the database, please try again at a later time.
MyiLibrary MyiLibrary is an online eBook and eContent resource for libraries.
Digital e-audiobooks
An all-new, easy-to-use website and platform for downloading e-audiobooks.
OverDrive Enjoy eBooks Anytime, Anywhere.
POWER Library
Databases for many different levels of research, including SIRS Discoverer,
an interactive reference tool for young readers including: full-text articles and graphics, country facts, and World Almanac.
P4A Antiques Reference Wondering if that chair Aunt Kay gave you 50 years ago might be worth something? You can easily find auction records using the P4A (“Prices for Antiques”) database.
ReferenceUSA The premier source of business and residential for reference and research.
Salem Health Cancer, Psychology & Mental Health Virtually all of the content in Salem Health: Cancer and Psychology & Mental Health is available online, including illustrations and sidebars, indexes,appendixes and other back matter. The electronic resource includes extremely flexible search and browsing capabilities. Students and patrons can save articles and searches to personalized logon areas for later retrieval.
Salem Science Encyclopedia of Global Warming The topic of global warming has become a major issue over the past few years. More and more, people are learning about environmental sciences and the possible planetary effects of our everyday actions. Encyclopedia of Global Warming provides complete, authoritative coverage of the science, policy and social issues surrounding global warming and climate change. The essays in this set address a broad range of topics, from scientific concepts to social issues to current laws, organizations, people, and much more.
Salem History Salem History is a database and website providing online access to selected Salem Press history reference titles.
Salem Literature Salem Literature offers in-depth coverage of the authors studied most in high school and college classrooms.
Small Business Resource Center Small Business Resource Center offers users complete small business management resources via a combination of unparalleled periodicals and reference content. From conducting industry research to financial planning, to marketing a product and franchising a business, the Small Business Resource Center provides users with all the information they need to succeed.
TumbleBooks Library TumbleBook Library is an online collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.