Electronic Resources

All Haverhill Public Library cardholders have access to high-quality databases of full-text periodicals, downloadable music and magazines, language-learning software, and more, all from within the Library. Most of these resources are also available from home!

To access resources from home, enter your 14-digit library card number without spaces.

If you are looking for electronic resources for children and teens, click here.

If you would like to view a list of all of our Gale databases, click here.

General Research [top]

Academic OneFile
Encyclopedia Britannica: Library
Expanded Academic ASAP
Gale Virtual Reference Library
General OneFile
General Reference Center: Gold
Global Issues in Context
Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Automotive [top]

chilton_logo_resizedChilton Library
Get all the details on vehicle maintenance and repairs.

Biography [top]

Biography in Context
Locate information on the world’s most influential people.

Books and Authors
Explore endless possibilities of books, authors, and genres.

novelist18h Novelist [ from home ]
Discover read-alikes for all of your favorite authors and series.

Request books that aren’t available at Massachusetts libraries.

Business [top]

Business Insights: Essentials
Research and analyze companies and industries around the world.
General BusinessFile ASAP
Analyze company performance, industry events, and trends.

Career / Jobs [top]

Massachusetts Libraries
Learn how your local library can assist you in your job search.

 Consumer Reports [top]

consumer-reports18h Consumer Reports [ from home ]
Research the safety and quality of cars, electronics, and more.

eBooks [top]

overdrive18h Overdrive
Download and enjoy ebooks and audiobooks at no charge!
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Access up-to-date, illustrated reference works online.
hoopla18h hoopla digital
Borrow movies, TV shows, music, and audiobooks for free!
safari18h Safari Books Online [ from home ]
Access thousands of titles on technology and digital media.

Education / Teaching [top]

Educator’s Reference: Complete
Locate articles on child development and best practices in education.
Teacher Reference Center [ from home ]
Learn more about continuing education and curriculum development.

Genealogy / Family History [top]

ancestry-com18h Ancestry: Library [ from library only ]

heritagequest18h HeritageQuest Online [ from home ]

Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections Directory
New England Historic Genealogical Society [ from library only ]

Health / Nursing [top]

Health and Wellness Resource Center
Health Reference Center: Academic
Nursing and Allied Health Collection
Nursing Resource Center
Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection
Salem Health: Cancer and Mental Health [ from home ]

History [top]

Annals of American History
Massachusetts History Online
US History in Context
World History in Context

Languages / ESL [top]

mango18h Mango Languages

legal_logo_resizedLegal Forms Library
Access hundreds of downloadable legal forms.

Literary Criticism [top]

Contemporary Literary Criticism: Select
Literature Resource Center

Magazines [top]

zinio8h Zinio Digital Magazines

Music [top]

freegal18h Freegal Music

hoopla18h  hoopla digital

Newspapers [top]

Boston Globe
New York Times

Science / Technology [top]

GreenFile [ from home ]
Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts [ from home ]

safari18h Safari Books Online [ from home ]
Access thousands of titles on technology and digital media.

Science in Context

Spanish / Español [top]

Enciclopedia Moderna

Test Prep [top]

learnigexp18h LearningExpress Library