Online Reference

Access PA Power Library

A variety of databases provided by Pennsylvania. Includes Auto Repair Reference Center; AP Images;  Contemporary Authors; ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry; LISTA; Teachers Reference Center; Access Pennsylvania Database; eBooks on EBSCOhost; OmniFile Mega and Select; SIRS Discoverer; GreenFILE; Consumer Health Complete; Science Full Text Select; InfoTrac Newsstand;  and Reader’s Guide Select. Click Here

Languages

The Mango Language Database is an online-language learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. Use the database to learn a new foreign language or improve your foreign language skills. English as a second language courses are also available in the Mango Language Database. Click here to visit and use Mango Languages.

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Only available for in-library access. Useful for finding census, birth, marriage, death records and more. Accessible from all public computers in the library only. Look for the icon in each browser’s bookmarks toolbar, or in the taskbar at the bottom of the desktop.

Ask Here PA

Chat online now with a real librarian — one-to-one in real-time — for help with any topic or information need. Click Here

eBooks are available from the Jeanes Library

Click on the download audiobooks and eBooks button to the left to access the library’s digital audio collection and the eBook collection. Check the “supported portable eBook device” page for compatibility. Sony Readers,  Nooks and Kindles are compatible. Nook e-readers use the ePub format, Kindle e-readers use the Kindle format. If you’re using an iPhone or iPad, or a table such as the Nook Tablet or Kindle Fire, you may use the one-stop Overdrive app, available for free from the Overdrive site, iTunes, or Google Play Store.

Check Out and Download Popular and Award-Winning Audio Books from the Comfort of Your Home

With hundreds of exceptional titles to choose from, our online collection is sure to have something that fits your tastes. From popular novels by Nora Roberts, Catherine Coulter, Dean Koontz, and Amy Tan to the classic works of Mark Twain, Charles Dickens, and even Homer — our audio book collection spans nearly every genre. The collection also includes children’s, educational, and a wide variety of non-fiction titles including some in business, history, and self-help.

Digital audio books (digital versions of traditional audio books on tape or CD) can be enjoyed on your PC or on hundreds of portable WMA/MP3 players. You can also burn many audio books to CD and listen to them in the car or on any standard CD player.

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Looking for more eBook titles? Consider one of these free public domain titles in EPUB format! Choose from over 15,000 titles that never expire and don’t count against your library checkout limit! Click here for eBooks from Project Gutenberg.

Reference USA

The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research. Click Here

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