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Ancestry Plus  provides a collection of more than 9,000 databases and 200 billion images from the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Europe and Australia. View our tutorial - choose the tab to the right!




AtoZdatabases is  primarily a tool for entrepreneurs and marketing professionals to get lists of leads and prospects that match their target market. Its databases are also very useful, however, for genealogists, employers who want to do background checks, a directory for finding business contacts and former friends or classmates, and for job seekers. View our tutorial - choose the tab to the right!



Biblioboard is an electronic media platform for libraries built to provide an experience that is simple and engaging.   It’s collection of media includes thousands of works from over 450 publishers. A wide range of titles is available including classic literature, comic books, non-fiction for K-12, how-to books, and more. Through a partnership with Library Journal, local and regional authors are highlighted..When you find a title, you can immediately begin reading  — there is no need to check out, place holds, or wait for availability in any way. So, why not give it a try? View our tutorial- choose the tab to the right!



Career Outlook (Formerly Occupational Outlook Quarterly)  is a digital publication of the United States Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics that includes information about the nature of work, working conditions, training and education, earnings and job outlook for hundreds of different occupations in the United States staff

Chilton Auto Repair – is  an online instructional resource for do-it-yourself auto repair, as well as a guide for students preparing for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exam. Chilton provides regular updates to all their resources—including repair bulletins, recalls, and information for even the most recent car models. View our tutorial- choose the tab to the right!



Cloud Library (formerly 3M Cloud Library) lets you download and enjoy digital books and audiobooks on your own computer as well as on mobile devices. In order to listen to or read the digital books offered, you will need to install the Cloud Library APP on your computer or on your mobile device. View our Tutorial- choose the tab to the right!  If you prefer, schedule an appointment with our reference staff.



Consumer Reports (Through EBSCO) – Full text articles are available through EBSCO as either HTML or PDF.  including the most recent issue. Choose to read a specific issue or search all issues for a specific topic.



EBSCO   is designed specifically for public libraries; this database provides full-text magazines, reference books and primary source documents. It also includes an extensive image collection containing more than 1.5 million photos, maps and flags. It features more than 1,600 full-text magazines & journals, nearly 450 full-text reference books, and  more than 73,000 primary source documents



Explora   with 3 levels, elementary, middle and high school students. The information is always up-to-date and accurate. Offers articles from popular children's magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as endangered species, famous musicians, fitness, space exploration and more


Facts on file American History –  Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social and cultural history. It covers the American experience through biographies, images, videos, maps, chart, timelines and more


Facts on File Issues and Controversies  helps you understand the issues we face today, exploring more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education and popular culture. Updated weekly, with links to a 13 year archive, it offers overview articles, pro/con arguments, timelines and more.


Facts on File – Science Online is an authoritative and highly visual resource that covers chemistry, computer science, earth science, environmental science, forensics, marine science, mathematics,  physics, space & astronomy, and weather & climate. Features include biographies, diagrams, videos, timelines, news articles and more



Federal Reserve Bulletin   currently, individual bulletin articles are released online. The schedule includes four "Legal Developments" articles, one for each quarter, but there is no predetermined schedule for the release of other articles

This bulletin is a vehicle to present policy issues developed by the Federal Reserve Board. Throughout the years, the Bulletin has been viewed as a journal of record, serving to provide data generated by the Board back to the public.



Heritage Quest  provides a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more. Easy to use with a robust search interface, thumbnail images, hit highlighting, and more.



Hoopla is a digital media service that allows  instant access to thousands of titles, which includes audiobooks, movies and music.  Instead of having holds and wait periods, you can borrow titles anytime you want; however, there is a limit of 4 titles you can borrow each month. Any title you borrow can be viewed across any device you’re signed into. So nothing is holding you back. Sign in and see what you can find!



Learning Express  will  help you advance your educational, professional, and personal life. It has many structured courses that are grouped into various centers; Career, Adult Learning, School, High School Equivalency  College Prep, College, including one entirely in Spanish. Each course can contain tests, ebooks, courses, tutorials, and articles. This has what you need to prepare for an exam, explore a new career path, and improve your basic writing, math, and computer skills.  View our Tutorial-choose the tab to the right!                                                                                                                                                             



Mango Languages

Mango adapts to your unique learning style, so you pick up on new vocabulary, intuit unfamiliar grammatical structure, and train your pronunciation, all while boosting your cultural IQ. Please note that once you have logged into Mango, you will be prompted to create a user name and password. These credentials will allow you to save and track your language learning progress.




MedlinePlus is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Health Institute. It offers a wide range of topics from health & wellness, drugs & supplements to diagnosis & therapy and disorders and conditions.  Health information is also collected and presented for different groups; children & teens, seniors, women, men and other demographics.



New England Economic Indicatoris a quarterly digital publication of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's New England Public Policy Center (NEPPC). It provides current and historical economic data for the six states in the first Federal Reserve District (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont), large metropolitan areas in the region, New England as a whole, and the United States.


Newsbank provides local NH newspapers with full-text access to the Salem Observer (2009 to 2014), the Eagle Tribune (2008 to present)  as well as the Union Leader.


Newspaper – Salem Observer was the local paper for Salem NH. This database is key-word searchable and covers the years 1968-1982.  The library also holds all issues of this newspaper on microfilm which can be viewed at the library.



NH Small Business Development Center  offers one-on-one, confidential business advising, training programs, educational programs and workshops, and access to information referral.  They offer help with environmental management and innovative economic development. In addition, online courses are available in topics such as finance, management and marketing, social media for business, exporting, and starting a consulting business. 



Novelist Plus is designed to help you find the books you really enjoy, books you can’t bear to put down, books you escape to and can’t wait to get back to. It answers the question: "What should I read next?" view our Tutorial-choose the tab to the right!

Novelist K-8  is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. to keep young readers engaged.



NuWav Legal Documents lets you create professional-quality documents in 3 easy steps. Topics include business, civil, divorce, personal, family, bankruptcy and more.

Overdrive (Libby)  Also known as NH Downloadable Library. Over the past few years, OverDrive has grown to have one of the largest collections of digital media (both books and audiobooks), which you can borrow using your library card. View our Tutorial (choose the tab to the right) or schedule an appointment with our Reference staff.

TeenBookCloud is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks (Shakespeare, poetry, non-fiction, science, history, geography, etc.), Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic!), and Audio Books. 

TumbleBook Library provides animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. It offers games and puzzles, too! View our tutorial- choose the tab to the right!

World Book contains thousands of articles and multimedia. World Book Student features responsive design, daily current events, assessment tools for educators, and dedicated resource guides to provide blueprints for advanced learning and college and career readiness.