Biography in Context

Perfect for students of all ages, Biography in Context is an excellent database to help you learn all about famous and influential people throughout history.  This database features well-researched biographies about over 650,000 subjects, from George Washington to Kendrick Lamar.  What makes this database even more helpful is, as the name says, the context!  You […]

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Global Issues in Context Database

Gain a global perspective on the important issues of today while reducing the time it takes to find quality articles! The Global Issues in Context database from Gale contains content reported through the news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and more! Trustworthy content is provided from over 800 geographically […]

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“The girls in the picture” by Melanie Benjamin

The girls portrayed in Melanie Benjamin’s latest historical fiction are Mary Pickford and Frances Marion, both pioneers in the movie industry.  Mary Pickford, with her golden curls, was the world’s highest paid and most beloved actress of her time, and earned the title “America’s Sweetheart”.  Frances Marion became one of the first screenwriter at a […]

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Sign up for Summer Reading!

Adult Summer starts on June 15th! Participate and you can win prizes just by reading books.  The top two readers will win a prize pack from the library! Log at least one book and be entered into a raffle to win a record player and a $50 gift certificate to Welfare Records. Complete reading challenges […]

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Collection Highlight on Sheet Music!

To keep in the spirit of Libraries Rock, did you know that the Haverhill Public Library has a large collection of sheet music? Here are some highlights: Always wanted to learn how to play the Bass Guitar or Drums? Want to learn some songs throughout the decade? Start in the 1890’s And work your way […]

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