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Genealogy
  • Ancestry Library Edition - Resource to locate census records, military records and vital records ; available for in-library use only

Grant Seeking
  • Foundation Directory Online Free - the premiere grant-seeking database on the web.  Funding sources in this directory are for nonprofit organizations. (As of January 2015, CPL does not have access to the proprietary Foundation Directory Online database.  Please see the Grant Research page for more information.)

History

  • The Decades - Covers events, politics, science, music and more for the 1950s through the 1990s (Log in via the Salem History page)
  • Encyclopedia of American Immigration - Essays cover laws, treaties, and immigrant and ethnic groups (Log in via the Salem History page)
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library - More than 50 full text books on law, medicine, sports, religion, science and, other subjects
  • Sanborn Maps - Large-scale maps of cities and towns in New Hampshire covering the years 1867 to 1970


Kids' Resources

  • Children's/Young Adult Resources (EBSCO) - Composed of Primary Search, for elementary grades; Middle Search for middle school students; and MAS Ultra for high school students
  • Kids Search - Designed for children grades K-8, graphically oriented by subject.  Includes a dictionary, encyclopedia, magazines and newspapers, and an image collection (Please use your library card number as your Patron ID)
  • Novelist K-8 - Helps kids find books by reading level and interests.  Contains booklists by age and topic, recommended titles, award winners, and teacher resources
  • Student Research Center - A graphically oriented resource for students in grades 6-12
  • TumbleBook Library - Includes animated, talking picture books, Read-Alongs, videos, games, and resources for teachers and students


Learning / Self-Help
  • Atomic Training - On-demand video training for hundreds of popular software applications (When accessing this database remotely, you will need to enter your library card number)
  • Consumer Health Complete - Full-text medical resources, including books, periodicals, and encyclopedias (Access provided by NHewLINK)
  • Transparent Language - Interactive, self-study language activities for over 60 languages!  (When registering for the first time from home, enter your barcode number.  Then create your own username and password)
  • National Library of Medicine Consumer Health Database - Promotes and provides access to health information in communities across the United States
  • National Library of Medicine Household Products Database - links over 14,000 consumer brands to health effects from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) provided by manufacturers and allows scientists and consumers to research products based on chemical ingredients

Local Resources
  • Concord Monitor Indexes - Obituary index (1986 to present) and an index of local interest articles (1981 to 2008)
  • Meeting Room Index - This index (maintained by library staff) covers rooms which are available at various locations throughout the city
  • NewsBank - Full-text articles from the Concord Monitor starting in October 2002 and from the Union Leader starting in 1989, as well as America’s News, current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more from 2,400 U.S. newspapers. Includes online access to some popular magazine titles and Special Reports (international, multimedia coverage on a variety of hot topics and themes.)

Magazines, Journals & Newspapers
  • EbscoHost - Full-text articles from thousands of magazines, journals, and newspapers (Access provided by NHewLINK; please use your library card number as your Patron ID)
  • NewsBank - Full-text articles from the Concord Monitor starting in October 2002 and the from Union Leader starting in 1989, as well as America’s News, current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more from 2,400 U.S. newspapers. Includes online access to some popular magazine titles, and Special Reports (international, multimedia coverage on a variety of hot topics and themes.)
  • Online Newsstand - Feature-length articles in many popular magazines (Click on a category to get started.)
  • Concord Monitor Indexes - Obituary index (1986 to present) and an index of local interest articles (1981 to 2008)

 
Readers' Resources
  • NoveList Plus - Resource for readers containing book reviews, discussion questions, and read-alikes - now including resources for nonfiction!  (Access provided by NHewLINK)
  • NoveList Select - This resource provides enhancements to the online catalog, including cover images, series information, suggested read-alikes, and additional content through NoveList's partner Goodreads.


Research & Reference
  • World Book Encyclopedia - Full-text of this encyclopedia, plus maps, photos, videos, and periodicals. This resource also contains 2,500 classic literature titles from around the world in e-book format.  Please log in with your library card number
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library - More than 50 full-text books on law, medicine, sports, religion, science, and other subjects   
  • The Decades - Covers events, politics, science, music and more for the 1950s through the 1990s (Log in via the Salem History page)

NHewLINK is funded by the New Hampshire State Library.