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America’s Historical Newspapers

Explore early American history to support genealogical and local history research, school homework assignments and more. Features more than 1,100 historical newspapers from all 50 states. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device. Access

Antiques Research

Reference source including photos, descriptions and prices provided from sales records from United States auction houses. Requires library card sign in to access. ACCESS NOW

Ancestry Library Edition

From the well known research website comes the Library edition with a database of more than 2 billion names. Search United States, United Kingdom and Canadian census records, military records, wills and more.

American Ancestors

Discover your family by searching more than 300 databases with over 400 million searchable names primarily covering New England and the surrounding region. Only available at Main Library. ACCESS NOW

African-American Heritage

A great resource for African-American genealogical and biographical research. Search essential historical records including federal census, slave and freed person registers, marriage and military records and more. Connect with others using AfriGeneas, a social

Access World News – Newsbank

The most comprehensive collection of full-text newspapers globally. Provides extensive coverage at every level—international, national, regional, state and local. This fully searchable resource features news content from all 50 states as well as more

Academic Search™ Premier

Full text articles for more than 4,700 publications, including more than 12,200 peer-reviewed journals. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available. School Information Grade Level: high school Subjects: art/music, English/language arts, history/government ACCESS


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