Research A-Z
â–º Research by subject
Ancestry - library edition (in-library only)
Primary source documents and images, census records, Passenger & Immigration Lists Index, Social Security Index, Biography and Genealogy Master Index. Funded by: uhls
Atomic Training (BPL cardholders only)
With this online software training tool, library patrons have access to thousands of online, on-demand video training tutorials on the most popular software and devices, including Microsoft® Office®, Adobe® Creative Suite®, Google™ Docs, iPad® and more. Funded by BPL.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Database content includes more than 33,100 vehicles covered from 1945 to present. Funded by: bpl
Britannica Academic Edition
Britannica Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the venerable Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Websters Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that college students need to consult when conducting thorough collegiate research all from one resource. Funded by: novel
Britannica School
Britannica School is the go-to site for learning more about any subject for all grades Pre-K-12 and all reading abilities offering thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, recommended Web sites, and three separate databases: Elementary, Middle, or High. Funded by: novel
Business Insights: Essentials
This comprehensive database brings together a wide variety of global business information including company profiles, industry reports, and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers. It contains full text from over 3900 periodical titles. Funded by: novel
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
Over 150,000 full-text, searchable, adult-level reviews of children's books, plus award citations and booklist appearances. Funded by: bpl
Consumer Reports
Provides product reviews, articles on health and money matters, and helps users get the best possible car deal. Funded by: bpl
Gale Virtual Reference Library
These eBooks are available 24/7 with no wait, and can be browsed, searched and downloaded anytime from any Internet-connected device. Topics include test preparation, financial literacy, job readiness, computer literacy, Do-It-Yourself projects, and cooking. Funded by: uhls
Health Reference Center Academic
This health database includes over 2800 journals and magazines, many of which are full text. It contains nursing and allied health journals, other medical journals, newsletters and consumer health magazines. Funded by: novel
US Census records from 1790-1930, full text of 25,000+ family and local history books, index of 1.6 million genealogy and local history articles, selected Revolutionary War records. Funded by: bpl
Academic OneFile includes over 12,000 journals and reference sources, many peer-reviewed and full-text. Extensive coverage of physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts, theology, literature and more. Funded by: novel
Kids InfoBits
Contains over 100 age-appropriate magazines for grades K-5. Also includes Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary, maps, flags, seals, charts and graphs. Funded by: novel
Literary Reference Center
This is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Funded by: bpl
Local history @ the library
Sources at Bethlehem Public Library
Magazines and more (General OneFile)
General OneFile includes over 12,000 periodicals, newspapers, reference books and multimedia sources, majority full-text. Subjects include humanities, education, environment, technology, health care, politics and more. 30-year backfile. Funded by: novel
Language learning software that teaches practical conversation in over 70 languages. English language learners will also benefit-there are 17 ESOL courses. Create an account to track your progress and practice skills or use as a Guest. Funded by: uhls
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Provides comprehensive financial information on stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. Funded by: bpl
New York Times, Historical:1851-2013
Full text and full-image articles for all issues from 1851-2013. Funded by: bpl
Newsstand (includes full-text articles from NYT)
Full-text articles from both print and media sources from around the world. Funded by: novel
NoveList reading suggestions
NoveList, a readers' advisory service, offers a wide range of resources that will expand your ability to find the right book. Funded by: bpl
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience. Funded by: novel
Taxes: Federal
Federal tax forms
Taxes: Federal - Pub. 17
Publication 17 - Tax Guide
Taxes: State
State tax forms