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.
If you're in the Library, you will be authenticated and able to log in automatically. Elsewhere, most of these resources will require a username and password, which we will provide to you upon request. Call the Library at 382-6011 for access information.
|Downloadable eBooks & Audiobooks||New Hampshire Overdrive
Thousands of ebooks and audiobooks are available for download. The system is compatible with a wide variety of devices, including computers (Mac & PC), smartphones, and many tablets and ereaders. Check out the new Libby App for Overdrive.
Movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows for your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. Hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily.
|Newspapers||Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
The full text of about 40 national and foreign papers, plus nearly 400 regional papers.
Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
MasterFile Premier (EBSCO)
|For Students||Explora for Students (EBSCO)
Easy-to-use search tool for young students provides content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books.
The full text of about 150,000 news articles, with an emphasis on current events.
|Ancestry Library (ProQuest)
A database offering billions of genealogical records from around the globe.
|Legal Help||NH Law Library
Your one-stop-shop for New Hampshire law, curated by state law librarians.
NuWav Legal Documents
Document templates for divorce, wills, power of attorney, bankruptcy, landlord/tenant disputes and more.
A catalog detailing most of the holdings of New Hampshire's public libraries. Please contact us to request anything you see here & our Interlibrary Loan service will have a copy in your hands in no time!
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.
AtoZ Databases (AtoZ)
Premier job search, reference and mailing list database, with contact info for more than 30 million businesses and 220 million residents, including new movers and new homeowners. Ideal for sales leads, market research, and job hunting.
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.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (Gale Cengage Learning)
E-book collection of reference materials covering subjects including business, history, law, science, medicine, and nation/world.
Learn something new today from over 500 different online continuing education courses.