Fully searchable news content from all 50 U.S. states and thousands of international news sources from 140 countries. 

Explores many aspects of the African-American experience, from the past to the present. Features biographies, historical documents, photographs, timelines and maps, quotes, and a bibliography.

Temporary at-home access to this resource continues into 2021, as the database responds to consumer needs during the Coronavirus pandemic. Log in with your library barcode number.​ Genealogical research, with digitized images of the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 forward, the American Genealogical Biographical Index, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, and more.  

From the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, 5 delightfully creative storybook presentations.

Click on "BOOKLISTS" to see multicultural titles for grades K-5 and science titles for grades K-6+

1994-present.  Local and national news, and a primary source of obituaries.

Requires that you create an account. Be sure to select the FREE option. The Chester Daily Times (1876-1881), Chester Evening Times (1886), Chester Reporter (1941), Chester Times (1882-1959), Delaware County Daily Times (1959-1994). See Newsbank's resource for issues 1994-present.

Encyclopedias and specialized reference sources on a variety of topics.

Single search for 26 newspapers in the Philadelphia region. 

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Essential collection of genealogical & historical sources, U.S. Federal Censuses, books, bank records, and more.

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Test preparation courses, ebooks and interactive practice exams, tutorials on popular computer software programs and skill development, resume help.

This is where you'll find Consumer Reports, Consumer Reports Buying Guide, Time, People, Scientific American, Discover, The New Republic, Vital Speeches of the Day, Congressional Digest, Civil War Times, History Today, Sports Illustrated, and many more.

Includes fiction authors, titles, and themes, and provides suggestions of books that are similar to those of a particular author or a certain title. 

Includes fiction authors, titles and themes for students in grades K-8, with "read alike" suggestions. Full text reviews from professional journals and book talks for selected titles. 

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One search, three databases using beautiful new search screens:
Philadelphia Inquirer Historic  1829-1922
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Resources on a wide variety of topics for school, business and hobbies. 
Includes Bookflix and Truflix ebooks and videos for children.

Basic to advanced language learning through activities, drills, quizzes, interactive coaching, and live practice with native speakers. Plus feature films, music, and more to “edutain” you. Over 80 languages available + ESL from your native language.

PLEASE NOTE: RB Digital will be discontinued as of March 31, 2021. You can find all of our RB Digital subscriptions, plus nearly 3,000 additional titles in the new Overdrive Magazine collection! See them here and read them on the Libby app or on your computer.

Use this center to get the resources you need to do well on your college admission tests and write a personal essay that highlights your special talents. 

Animation, sound, music, and narration are added to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book for children to read, or to read to children.

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