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Ancestry Library Edition
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Ancestry Library Edition, the largest online family history resource available, provides unprecedented access to family history via documents that record the lineage of individuals from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more.

Powered by Ancestry.com, it brings the world’s most popular consumer online family history resource to our library.
Answers await all our users—professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist or historian—inside the thousands of databases of family information. User-friendly search tools and comprehensive indexing make it easy to start discovering personal histories.

Britannica Annals of American History

britannica-annalsDiscover the backbone of American history, society, and culture with:
Annals of American History
This valuable online chronicle provides a year-by-year documentary of American thought, action, and daily life.
Read the original words of more than 1,500 authors who made and analyzed American history through speeches, writings, and interviews.
Annals of American Historyis organized by time, subject, and author to allow students to learn the relationships between important events and issues. It is ideal for research as well as thought-provoking discussions and debates.

Britannica Library
britannica-onlineThis valuable online source comes in two versions:
Britannica Online Reference Center and
Britannica Online for Kids.
The adult edition includes information from the reliable, authoritative source, Encyclopedia Britannica, with all of the articles in the print set, plus a dictionary, world atlas, notable quotations, current magazine and journal articles, and live news feeds.
The other version is for elementary, middle, and high school students.  It includes two encyclopedias, a dictionary, interactive timelines, world atlas, video clips for school projects, age-appropriate magazine articles, recommended websites, and live news feeds.

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HeritageQuest Online
(use your library barcode to access) is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.

  • Complete 1790-1940 U.S. Federal Census with images and every-name indexes for all years
  • Additional census records such as Mortality and Non-Population Schedules, Indian Census Rolls, and more
  • Expanded collection of genealogy and local history books and city directories with an all-new user interface, thumbnail images and hit highlighting
  • Complete Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land record collection (NARA M804)
  • Freedman’s Bank Records with full-page register view
  • Periodical Source Index Archive (PERSI), 1800-2009
  • U.S. Serial Set Memorials, Petitions and Private Relief Actions
  • All-new research aids
  • Interactive census maps

Learning Express Library
lel-300x143provides robust, online, interactive materials to help learners of all ages to succeed in the workplace and at school. It combines tutorials, skill practice sets, test preparation, and eBooks in an engaging, easy-to-use eLearning platform.
Watch a video to see what Learning Express Library has to offer.
See all the featured resources
See a list of all the eBooks that are available
To use Learning Express Library you will register with your personal login and password. This enables all your courses, ebooks and materials to be organized into one easy to access private learning center.  Click here to get started

mango-languagesMango Languages
Language learning with beauty and brains.
Learning with Mango is organized, practical, and totally painless. And the most important part? It actually works.
Watch a short video to see how it works.
Mango is free for all library members with an active library card. Mango Languages can be accessed anywhere with an Internet connection. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application by focusing on the four key elements of language learning: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture.
Mango offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user’s native language. In addition to traditional language courses, Mango also offers the opportunity to learn through foreign film with Mango Premiere™ and access to a variety of specialty mini courses, like Pirate, Medical Spanish and romance courses. Mango can be accessed at the Greeen Free Library, remotely, or even on-the-go with apps for iPhone®, Android™, Kindle® and Nook®.


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Newspaper Archives of Green Free Library
Every newspaper in the database is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy to quickly explore historical content.
Use the archive to gain a local perspective on historical news, to research your family history, or to simply read about a person or event of interest. We invite you to visit the archive often, as additional pages will be added as they become available.
This archive is hosted by NewspaperARCHIVE.com, the largest historical newspaper database online.

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TumbleBook Library

Story Books:
The TumbleBookLibrary has a selection of children’s favorite story books. Old time favorites such as “The Paper Bag Princess” by Robert Munsch, as well as favorite fairy tales such as “Jack and the Beanstalk” and “Old Mother Hubbard” come to life in an educational and interactive way.

Read-Along Books:
Older students or more accomplished readers can read our collection of read-along chapter books. Read-along titles feature narration, sentence highlighting, and automatic page turning. Want more read-alongs? .

Videos:
Tumblebooks has partnered with National Geographic to bring you videos which support with Core Curriculum Standards, covering subjects such as History, Geography, Social Studies and Science, to name just a few! The great part is that these videos are also paired with our non-fiction titles in the collection! Read “Meet the Meerkat” by Darrin Lunde, for example, then watch an educational video from National Geographic to learn more about this fascinating creature.

Non-fiction Books:
Tumblebook Library non-fiction section allows young readers the opportunity to explore stories about real animals, people or places.

Puzzles and Games:
A collection of puzzles and games accompany each book and reinforce concepts from the books, allowing for a fun and educational learning experience.

TumbleMailer and Record-a-Book Feature
You can send TumbleCards and TumbleBooks to friends and family through our TumbleMailer feature. They can also narrate and record their own TumbleBooks!

TumbleBookLibrary En Espanol and TumbleBookLibrary en Francais:
Tumblebook Library language drop down menu allows users to view the entire website in Spanish or French. Instructions, news and descriptions of books are all in Spanish or French. Perfect for ESL, Bilingual, and French and Spanish programs.

World Book Web
world-bookWorld Book Web – One login access everything. Includes the following:

online-kidsWorld Book Kids
This kids’ online encyclopedia has engaging images, illustrations, and other rich media content that help bring the text to life for younger readers.

online-infoInfo Finder
This site is tailored for elementary and middle school-age users seeking extra help with their school assignments and extracurricular interests at the library. Rich multimedia, including nearly 700 videos and original animations and 17,000+ photos and illustrations.

reference-centerReference Center
This user favorite is a robust multimedia reference tool that includes encyclopedia, eBook, and primary source databases; all resources are fully integrated in a single search with optimized results. Reference Center users can customize content features to personalize their user experience.

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GO BACK IN TIME! With World Book’s all-new interactive Timelines, Perfect for all ages to have a dynamic way to discover events spanning the arts, literature, notable people, science and technology, society and culture, sports, and world history and geography. 425+ unique timelines

Enciclopedia_000Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
A colorful, fun reference site for Spanish-language beginners. As the optimal beginner’s Spanish-language reference tool, the site offers all the best elements of Kids—thousands of easy-to read articles packed with stunning illustrations, videos, interactive maps, and a wealth of engaging games and activities—designed to build key language and research skills.

World Book Web – One login access everything. Login with your library card number.

novelist-logoThe secret to finding a great book to read is NoveList.
Looking for your next book? Want to find a new author? Can’t remember all the titles in a series?
NoveList is a great resource for readers. Available here, simply search it to find books that match your reading style

NoveList Start here!

Watch short videos on how to use NoveList

POWER Library Resources

power-clr-bkgrnd-180x129POWER Library is the online portal to all that Pennsylvania libraries offer. This is the place to find trustworthy answers to questions about healthcare, consumer purchases, personal finances, and much more.

Enjoy free 24/7 access to newspapers, magazines, journals, historical documents and photos, online databases, and eBooks. You can access by logging in with your library card number or request a free eCard on the POWER Library site.

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We’re here to help you get answers to your questions, any time and anywhere you have Internet access. Unlike other ” expert ” sites on the Web, there is no charge to use our service.  Available 24/7   Start Here

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