digital resources

πŸ“œ, signifies a library subscription, may need a library card
πŸ’Ύ, signifies downloadable content/borrowable materials

research & learning

  • πŸ“œ AtoZdatabases find a business, job, person, mailing lists, and more
  • πŸ“œ AtoZ Food America recipes in categories for all 50 states, ethnic cuisines, with food trivia
  • πŸ“œ Ancestry Library (at the Library) Census, vitals, military, immigration, obituary records
  • Bookshare.org People with dyslexia, blindness, cerebral palsy, and other reading barriers can customize their experience to suit their learning style and find virtually any book they need for school, work, or the joy of reading.
  • πŸ“œConsumerReports.org (at the Library) product reviews and expert insights on appliances and electronics
  • πŸ“œDriver Education Programs includes car practice tests, motorcycle practice tests, CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests, online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
  • πŸ“œ Fold3 historical military records
  • Goodwill Community Foundation all the training you will ever need. Technology, Reading, and Math.
  • Indiana Online Driver Improvement defensive driving classes
  • πŸ“œ Inspire Databases a good place to start research as it has topics all across (biographies, census, news, STEAM, academic…) for multiple ages
  • Libraries and Autism:  We're Connected.
  • Live Homework Help
  • πŸ“œ MorningStar investment research
  • (If you are having problems try this link:  Morningstar)
  • River Valley Resources adult literacy and education program
  • πŸ“œ WeissRatings Financial Literacy: How to Become an Investor
  • πŸ“œ World Book Online Encyclopedia research, for multiple ages and topics.  Username: LPLDworld and Password: LPLDworld.
  • The World Fact Book annual publication of the Central Intelligence Agency with almanac-style information about the countries of the world.

reader’s advisory 

borrowable e-media 

  • πŸ’Ύ FreegalFree music. 5 downloads per patron per week
  • πŸ’Ύ Hoopla. Streaming service. Listen to music and audiobooks. Watch movies and TV shows.
  • πŸ’Ύ Indiana Digital Library, eBooks, eAudiobooks, Magazines, and Movies.
  • πŸ’Ύ Libby, the new app from OverDrive.  Get books and audiobooks today.  (Not compatible with Kindle Fire Devices or Kindle Reader)
  • πŸ’Ύ OverDrive Download free eBooks and eAudiobooks from the Indiana Digital Library.
  • πŸ’Ύ Project Gutenberg. Free eBooks.
  • πŸ’Ύ Wowbrary Newsletter - regularly informs you by email and/or RSS about the library’s newest books, movies, and music. Makes it easy for you to browse through the latest additions and place a hold on a new title. Sign up to receive a weekly newsletter.