Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
ERESOURCES includes links to:
Access Pennsylvania is an online catalog of more than 2,000 libraries in Pennsylvania.
Ancestry allows you to search U.S. census records, birth, marriage and death records, social security death records and immigration lists. – only available within the library.
Booklist Online contains over 120,000 reviews of books and electronic media. Book reviews date back to 1992. Features such as recommended reading lists, read-alikes, and readers’ blogs make it a useful tool for people searching for the perfect book.
Cypress Resume allows you to create professional-looking resumes, cover letters, and reference lists in minutes. Step-by-step instructions are provided. Made possible through a grant from TD Charitable Foundation.
Learning Express Library offers an extensive collection of helpful resources for the student and job seeker. It includes test prep for a wide range of tests, computer skills instruction, GED preparation, skills building, resume and cover letter assistance, resources in Spanish, and much
The Mango Language Database helps you learn or improve your foreign language and English language skills.
The Philadelphia Inquirer Historical Archive – Explore Philadelphia history through local news, events and people with The Philadelphia Inquirer Collection. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.
All patrons can search the archive from within our libraries. Access to this resource is available from home to registered patrons of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library and its four branches.
POWER Library offers access to thousands of full text periodical articles, newspapers, photographs, and more. Materials and resources are available for all age groups. POWER Library is offered as a service of Pennsylvania’s public libraries, school libraries and the State of Pennsylvania.
This project is made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and through Library Access Funds administered by the
Pennsylvania Department of Education, Office of Commonwealth Libraries.
RBDigital Magazines: Starting April 1, 2021, the RBDigital collection of thousands of digital magazines available for downloading to computers, tablets, and smart phones is now part of the OverDrive/Libby digital collection. Access is now only via OverDrive/Libby. You now have one location for thousands of digital magazines, eBooks, eAudios, and videos.
Reference Solutions (formerly ReferenceUSA)
Provides access to detailed information on more than 50 million U.S. businesses and over 150 million U.S. residents. Reference Solutions also includes over 2 million job postings and internships, historical business information, and healthcare listings. Job seekers, businesses and researchers will find the database a valuable research tool.
TumbleBook Library is aimed primarily at young readers and readers to be, containing animated
stories to encourage a love of reading. Puzzles and games also accompany many stories.
Libro de Caida Libreria – preparado para nino de lectura joven, estos cuentos animados animan la
passion de leer. Rompecabezas y huegos tambien acompanan muchos cuentos.
The World Book Online Reference Center includes World Book Kids, Info Finder, The Reference
Center, Discover, science fair projects, research guides, and much more. Encyclopedias in
Spanish are also included.