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A renowned scholarly resource that contains full text for more than 4,770 academic journals. Some journals include backfiles as far back as 1975.
Search full-text articles from popular magazines such as Newsweek, Popular Science, Smithsonian, Mother Earth News, The Atlantic, Harvard Health and more!
Contains articles, images, and other resources covering over 500 years of American history.
Access Census records, immigration lists, vital statistics and military records.
Browse the full text of the Bedford Bulletin from 2009 to the present
Read book reviews and find out which books are being published.
The industry's most popular business research database, featuring full text for more than 2,200 journals.
Access the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners.
The easy to use interface makes it simple to find reliable health and mental health information.
Thousands of trusted reviews of appliances, cars, tech, and much more. The new consumerreports.org interface is easier to search than ever before.
Nurture your creative side with 1000+ video classes in painting, knitting, crafting, sewing, and more! The first time you log in, you will be prompted to create an account so that you can track your progress and create watchlists. Creativebug also has projects for kids ages 5 and older! View Tutorial
Contains more than one million records and hundreds of thousands of full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966.
Over 25,000 encyclopedia entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Binge on knowledge! Checkout a 7 day pass for unlimited access to video based immersive classes on a variety of topics taught by the world's most engaging professors. When your access expires, you can always checkout another 7 day pass. View Tutorial
A comprehensive resource that describes how individuals, corporations, and governments effect the environment, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects.
Full text for nearly 80 consumer health related magazines and journals, including Harvard Health Letter, Men's Health, Prevention, Vegetarian Times, and many others.
A comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources, including census records and historical and genealogical publications, such as The History of Bedford, New Hampshire.
A streaming movie service that offers access to pop culture favorites, box office hits, award-winning feature films, documentaries and shorts. Checkout a 7 day pass for unlimited access to all of IndieFlix’s content. When your access expires, you can always checkout another 7 day pass. View Tutorial To browse a list of available videos, visit IndieFlix
Explore hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, society, popular culture, education, and business. Each article clearly presents both sides of an issue without bias.
Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews of nearly 130,000 writers.
Full text for over 515 general interest and current events magazines.
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free. You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.
Contains full text for a variety of popular middle school magazines. Each article is assigned a Lexile level.
Find comprehensive financial information on mutual funds, stocks, and ETFs.
Provides full text of U.S. and international newspapers, and transcripts of TV and radio news shows. Please see the reference librarian for access to The Boston Globe and the New York Times.
A comprehensive source of information about books and audiobooks that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists, book discussion guides, and more.
A database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.
Search full text from thousands of popular publications covering a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, politics, and general science. Use this resource to search for Consumer Reports product reviews.
Provides full text for more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines. Each article is assigned a Lexile level.
Detailed information on U.S. and Canadian businesses and a directory of U.S. residents. Click here for training guides to get the most out of ReferenceUSA.
Full text of NH Business Review and other regional sources.
Comprehensive science and math articles, diagrams, and images, plus science project ideas.
Explore social, political, and economic issues, scientific discoveries, and other popular topics.
The records of the Bedford Cemeteries may be searched by a number of different parameters. You may search for information on an individual basis using Last Name, Maiden Name, Date of Birth, Date of Death, Father's Name, Mother's Name and Mother's Maiden Name. Information about each cemetery is accessed by choosing the cemetery from the menu.
Unlimited access to more than 100 online language courses, packed with pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing and vocabulary-building lessons. You have the ability to write or speak your answers, practice pronunciation by slowing down the on-screen examples, and converse with native speakers though interactive videos. Learn on your own time, at your own pace in the library, at home, or on the go with Byki Mobile for the iPhone® and Android™.
Narrated picture books for kids.
Browse daily issues of the Union Leader
An excellent source of investment information. Now with home and in-library access!
The classic encyclopedia, online. Choose Reference Center to access the high school level encyclopedia. Choose Kids to access elementary school resources.