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Academic OneFile

Search full-text peer reviewed journals from 1980-present

America’s News Magazines

Research topics and current events from The Atlantic, Education Week, Newsweek, Popular Science, Smithsonian and more


Over 1 million historical & current biographies

Britannica School Edition

Students in Elementary, Middle or High School can search for articles, images, primary source documents and videos on a broad range of subjects


Search magazines, newspapers, videos, primary sources and more

Diversity Studies Collection

Search 150 journals on cultural differences from 1980-present


Search books, magazines, journals, newspapers, photographs, transcripts, and videos on a wide range of subjects


Students can search magazines, encyclopedias, images and maps

Gale Elementary (formerly Kids Infobits)

K-5 students can search books, magazines & newspapers

General Science Collection

Search 300 publications on physics, mathematics, technology & scientific issues

High School

Search magazines, newspapers, videos, primary sources and more

Kids Discover

Elementary students can search for thousands of science and social studies articles. Username & Password: nasboces

Learning Express Library

Includes SAT, GRE, TASC practice exams and career guidance for students and adults

Literature Resource Center

Literary criticism, reviews & biographical information on 130,000 writers worldwide


Information on poems, short stories, essays, speeches & plays

Live Homework Help – Service available from 9am – 10pm Weekdays and 2pm – 10pm Weekends. Spanish Speaking assistance available

Middle School

Search magazines, newspapers, videos, primary sources and more

Novelist Plus K-8

Grade school fiction & non-fiction reader’s advisory service with reviews & what to read next

Opposing Viewpoints

Current event overviews & opinions

Salem History

Search for information on American history from the 50s, 60s, & 70s including full text historical documents from 1763 – 2003

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Salem Literature

Critical Insights on Austen, Dickens, Hemingway, Twain and more

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Search earth science, space, technology, life science, mathematics and biographical resources

TeenBook Cloud

Teens can access eBooks, audiobooks, graphic novels and videos. Username: tumble2020 & Password: A3b5c6

Tumble Math

Collection of animated Math eBooks for elementary students. Username: tumble2020 & Password: A3b5c6

Live one-on-one homework help from 2pm – 10pm daily in English and Spanish. Over 40 subjects covered including math, science and English plus ACT & SAT prep. Provides assistance with resumes, cover letters and interview techniques. Your Username is your library card number. Made possible by the Friends of the Library

U.S. History

Search scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, books & videos for events and issues in American history.

Virtual Reference Library-Ebooks

Search the full text of popular reference e-books

World Book Online

Access World Book Encyclopedia Resources Online. Username: wbsupport  Password: distancelearn

World History

Search primary documents, articles, maps & books for historical events and topics.