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 Features biographies, historical documents, photographs, timelines and maps, quotes, and a bibliography.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.
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.
A site to teach older adults how to use the Internet.
If you're accessing this site on a tablet (iPad, Samsung Galaxy, etc.), download the FREE app Easy Tablet Help for Seniors, available on the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store. There is no cost and no in-app purchases required.
Single search for 26 newspapers in the Philadelphia region.
One-on-one test prep, eLearning, and homework help. From Brainfuse.
Essential collection of genealogical & historical sources, U.S. Federal Censuses, books, bank records, and more.
Test preparation courses, ebooks and interactive practice exams, tutorials on popular computer software programs and skill development, resume help.
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.
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.
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.