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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 1940s 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.
  • Sanborn Maps - Large-scale maps of cities and towns in New Hampshire covering the years 1867 to 1970. If you are looking for information on historic properties in Concord, this is a great place to start.


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 registering for the first time from home, enter your barcode number.  You will then need to create your own username and password.
  • Consumer Health Complete - Full-text medical resources, including books, periodicals, and encyclopedias. Access provided by NHewLINK.
  • Find a Topic: Jobs & Careers - A service of NewsBank, this link will bring up recent articles about this topic.
  • Khan Academy Test Prep - Khan Academy has partnered with the College Board to offer free SAT test preparation (as well as preparation for other major exams).  This site is officially College Board approved; you do not need a library card to use this site, but in order to save your work you will need to create a free account.
  • Transparent Language - Interactive, self-study language activities for over 60 languages. When registering for the first time from home, enter your barcode number.  You will then need to 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 (1971 to present) and an index of selected Concord Monitor articles (1981 to 2008).
  • Local papers - Full-text recent articles from local papers provided through America’s News.  Newspapers include the Nashua Broadcaster, Derry News, Claremont Eagle Times, Foster's Daily Democrat, Manchester Examiner, Monadnock Leger Transcript, Nashua Telegraph, West Lebanon Valley News, and the Portsmouth Wire, as well as regional papers.
  • 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
  • Consumer Reports - To read full-text articles from Consumer Reports, log in with your library barcode number.
  • 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 (1978 to present) and an index of selected Concord Monitor 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 barcode number.
  • The Decades - Covers events, politics, science, music and more for the 1940s through the 1990s. Log in via the Salem History page.

NHewLINK is funded by the New Hampshire State Library.