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Online Resources

Plaistow Public Library provides its patrons with access to a number of online resources.

The databases below contain: newspaper, journal, and magazine articles; reference information for students of all ages; practice exams; price guides; reading suggestions; genealogical and historical information; plus resources for a number of other topics.

Most of these resources require a username and password. Visit or call the Library at 382-6011 for all access information.

Newspapers Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
The full text of about 40 national and foreign papers, plus nearly 400 regional papers.

Journals and
Magazines
The full text of about 4,600 journals, most of them peer-reviewed.

The full text of about 1,700 periodicals, covering subjects of general interest.

Elementary School Primary Search (EBSCO)
The full text of more than 70 children's magazines, tagged with suggested reading levels.

Searchasaurus (EBSCO)
A database with a simple search interface, designed for elementary school students.

United States (ABDO)
An easy-to-use resource for information on all 50 states, plus Washington, DC.

Middle School Middle Search Plus (EBSCO)
The full text of about 140 middle school magazines, plus thousands of biographies.

TOPICsearch (EBSCO)
The full text of about 150,000 news articles, with an emphasis on current events.

United States (ABDO)
An easy-to-use resource for information on all 50 states, plus Washington, DC.

High School MAS Ultra: School Edition (EBSCO)
The full text of about 500 high school magazines, plus over 300 reference texts.

TOPICsearch (EBSCO)
The full text of about 150,000 news articles, with an emphasis on current events.

United States (ABDO)
An easy-to-use resource for information on all 50 states, plus Washington, DC.

Genealogy
and History
Ancestry Library (ProQuest)
A database offering billions of genealogical records from around the globe.

HeritageQuest Online (ProQuest)
A comprehensive collection of Census records and other historical documents.

NHU-PAC NHU-PAC (NHAIS)
A catalog detailing most of the holdings of New Hampshire's public libraries.

Practice Exams LearningExpress 3.0 (NEW Learning Hub)
LearningExpress 2.0 (Old Learning Hub)
Online practice tests and study guides for the GED, SAT, and other exams.

Reading Suggestions NoveList (EBSCO)
A reader's advisory service offering reviews of thousands of fiction titles.

NoveList (K-8) (EBSCO)
A reader's advisory service offering reviews of thousands of children's books.

Business Resources Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
The full text of more than 2,300 business journals, many of them peer-reviewed.

Education Resources ERIC: The Education Resource Information Center (EBSCO)
Bibliographic records for many thousands of articles from education journals.

Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)
The full text of more than 500 education journals, most of them peer-reviewed.

Health Resources
Health Source: Consumer Edition (EBSCO)
The full text of nearly 80 consumer health magazines.