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With the Leominster Public Library’s remote access databases, you can find information anytime…anywhere!
 

Find your ebooks, audiobooks, digital magazines, videos, and online language learning on our Downloadable Media page.

Wondering What to Read Next?


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Novelist Plus: A reader’s advisory service that helps you explore new and different genres or to find authors and titles similar to those you have enjoyed in the past.

 

Resources for Learning



 

Gale Databases: Find full-text magazines and journal articles, and biographical, business, health, and literary information in this vast collection of general academic and subject-specific databases.


CountryWatch CountryWatch is an online database resource that reviews the political, economic, investment, social, and environmental coverage of 195 countries from around the world. Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

 

 

Science Online:  This resource resents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, videos, diagrams, definitions, biographies, and experiments.  Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

 

 

American History Online:  Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history to cover the American experience!  Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

 


Britannica Online:
Easy to use, and easy to find trusted information!




WorldBookOnline: Access the World Book Encyclopedia online, including a version for kids and a version in Spanish. Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

 

Added October 2016!

 

Driving-Tests.org: 

What’s included?

This online driver education program contains the following state-specific information:

- 11 car practice tests

- 9 motorcycle practice tests

- 12 CDL (commercial driver’s license) practice tests

- 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)

- A FAQ section with detailed answers to over 100 DMV-related questions

- Automatically updated as new practice tests become available.

 

Newspaper & Magazine Articles


Boston Globe: Full text from 1980 to present.

 


Newsbank: Sentinel & Enterprise


Newsbank: Worcester Telegram & Gazette


Newsbank: America's News Magazines

 

Job & Career Resources



Ferguson's Career Guidance Center provides information on jobs and industries, job search skills and other career resources.  Includes advice on applying for jobs, going on interviews, and behaving professionally in the workplace. Also has over 90 sample resumes and cover letters and hundreds of videos.  Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.



A reference and marketing database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more.
Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

Investment Information



Morningstar Investment Research Center.  For Leominster residents only.  We are licensed for only 1 user at a time.  If you cannot login, please try later.
 

Genealogy



HeritageQuest Online: A genealogy database including census records and family histories. Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.


Home, Auto, & Consumer Resources


Consumer Reports:  Find expert, unbiased ratings and reviews on over 5,000 products. Please note this link works only with a card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

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 Auto Repair Reference Center: Find repair information on over 25,000 vehicles from 1954 to the present.
  Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.



Small Engine Repair Reference Center: Find repair and maintenance information on all kinds of small engines including motorcycles, boats, snowmobiles, outdoor power equipment and generators. Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.



Home Improvement Reference Center: Find detailed, user-friendly “how-to” information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects including maintenance, electrical work, plumbing, wood projects and outdoor improvements.
Please note this link works only with a library card issued by the Leominster Public Library.

 

Looking for even more online resources?

Apply for an eCard from the Boston Public Library! Any Massachusetts resident can obtain an eCard  instantly by registering at the Boston Public Library website.
An eCard is a virtual library card that allows you immediate access to the Boston Public Library's incredible array of online resources. For a complete list of the online resources available, go to the Boston Public Library's Electronic Resources page.