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.

If you would like to access the Senter Archive: in Memory of Dorothy Senter Geoffrion, Elsie Senter Smith, and Mildred Senter Lemieux, click here.

General Research

Academic OneFile (Gale)


Password is the last 4 digits of the phone number associated with your Library Card.


Search businesses, people, mailing lists, sales leads, jobs and more!

Encyclopedia Britannica: Library

Expanded Academic ASAP

General OneFile

Global Issues in Context

Opposing Viewpoints in Context


Chilton Library

Get all the details on vehicle maintenance and repairs.


Biography in Context

Locate information on the world’s most influential people.

Book Recommendations / Search

Novelist [ from home ]

Discover read-alikes for all of your favorite authors and series.

Commonwealth Catalog

Request materials from Massachusetts libraries outside of MVLC.

WorldCat [ from home ]

Request books that aren’t available at Massachusetts libraries.

Author Alerts    

Get notified by email or text when any member library of the MVLC orders new titles by your favorite authors or performers!

Career / Jobs


Resume & cover letter templates, interviewing tips, videos and more.

Career Transitions

Search for jobs, internships and more.  Resume & cover letter templates, interviewing tips, videos and more.

Cypress Resume Creator

Cypress Resume is the simplest, most effective tool for resume creation on the market today.  Specifically designed for job seekers skittish about writing  Cypress Resume allows anyone to create  a professional resume in a matter of minutes.

Massachusetts Libraries

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

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports [ from home ]

Research the safety and quality of cars, electronics, and more.




Download and enjoy eBooks and audiobooks at no charge!

hoopla digital

Borrow movies, TV shows, music, and audiobooks for free!
Check out limit increased to 6 items per month!

Safari Books Online [ from home ]

Access thousands of titles on technology and digital media.

Education / Teaching

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.

Food and Travel

A to Z World Food

Learn more about international recipes, ingredient information, and cultural facts.

A to Z World Travel

Learn about all the up to date information on attractions, transportation, technological and cultural aspects of international travel and major US cities.

Genealogy / Family History

Ancestry: Library [ from library only ]

HeritageQuest Online [ from home ]

Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections Directory

New England Historic Genealogical Society (American Ancestors) [ from library only ]

Haverhill Happenings


Burbio Haverhill MA

Never miss a Haverhill event again! Burbio.com is a FREE website and app that puts library, school, and other local events all in one calendar. You can create a personalized event feed and even sync events to your Google or iPhone calendars.  You’ll also receive important notifications when events change or get cancelled.

Health / Nursing

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health Reference Center: Academic

Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

Salem Health: Cancer and Mental Health [ from home ]


US History in Context

World History in Context

Languages / ESL

Mango Languages

Legal Forms

Legal Forms Library

Access hundreds of downloadable legal forms.

Literary Criticism

Literature Resource Center


RB Digital Magazines


Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform with more than 30,000 films, plus The Great Courses! Watch up to 10 films per month with 3 days to watch each film and they can be accessed by any device


 Freegal Music


hoopla digital


Boston Globe

New York Times

Science / Technology

GreenFile [ from home ]

Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts [ from home ]

Safari Books Online [ from home ]

Access thousands of titles on technology and digital media.

Science in Context

 Test Prep