NOVELny is an online library of literally hundreds of magazines, newspapers, maps, charts, research and reference books that are available to every New Yorker, free of charge. All you need is your public library card, New York driver license, or non-driver ID. Students may also access the NOVELny databases through their school or academic library.
21st-Century Explorer is an online reference and learning tool for students who read below grade level, are dealing with specific learning problems, or are at risk of failing behind.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online includes the complete Encyclopedia Britannica, Britannica’s Internet Guide, and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary.
Click here for practice quizzes and test prep for elementary students up through college students and skill building and employment preparation for adults, all available in the library or remotely online. When creating your account, use your 14 digit library card number as your username and create your own individual password.
Prospective students searching for college and university information for schools in the United States can find tuition, enrollment, university type, location based information with integrated Google Maps for usability, and various rankings information to see how the schools they are considering compare against others.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration.
General OneFile contains more than 7,100 general interest periodical full-text titles and 3,600 journals, and hundreds of newspapers. There are also more than 500 travel guides, including Fodors.