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Databases

 

Beyond the free web! Databases are resources the library provides, and in most cases pays for, that contain information from magazines, newspapers, scholarly journals, and reference books.
Choose from our list or select a subject in the box below to find a database to help your research.

Conway Public Library offers a number of different databases which cover variety of subjects.

Viewing from home?

A library card in good standing is required.  When prompted, type in your 14  digit barcode. You will then be able to access the databases below.

(Please Note:   Ancestry.com is not available from home.)

 

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EbscoHost EXPLORA!

 

EbscoHost offers a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed for research.

Most of these research products are available only through a subscription.

Use EbscoHost EXPLORA!

NHewLINK is the Granite State's Information Connection

 


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Books & Reading Advisory

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NoveList Plus is a readers advisory database covering works of fiction.  Novelist is a wonderful resource for book reviews and read alike suggestions.  You may search by read alikes, authors, titles, or series. Novelist K-8 is available as well.

Access NoveList Plus

 

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Business and Finance


Business Source Premier
provides full text articles from more than 2,300 journals, including more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. Coverage is available in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics and the database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.

Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

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Consumer Reports 2016

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ConsumerReports.org offers articles, blogs, forums, and videos to enable consumers to make better purchasing decisions on products from dishwashers to digital cameras to infant car seats, to save money on home improvement plans, to shore up personal finances, improve their health, and more.




Educator Edition

The Educator’s Edition of Ebsco's database Explora highlights content relevant to teachers, including lessons plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.

 

Access Educator's Edition

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Genealogy Research

Conway Vital Statistics, Cemetery Records, and Kennett High School Graduates are available in a searchable database thanks to the dedication of our volunteers.

Conway Vital Statistcs

Conway Area Cemetery Records

Kennett High School Graduates

Please visit the Henney History Room section of our site for more Resources

 

Ancestry.com provides access to more than 1 billion names, more than 3,000 databases, and the federal census 1790-1930. 

Access Ancestry.com (from the library)

Family Tree Resource

 

HeritageQuest Online is a premier genealogy resource and includes 25,000 books, U.S. Federal Census, family histories, and many indexes as resources. Ancestry Library contains unparalleled coverage of the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This collection contains well over 4,000 databases and 1.5 billion names.

Access HeritageQuest

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Health



Consumer Health Complete
provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. You can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.

Access Consumer Health Complete


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Learning Express, Test Taking and Career Resources

Learning Express Library is an online practice test taking platform that offers patrons the opportunity to prepare for hundreds of different types of tests including the ASVAB, GED, AP, and Praxis. The site also offers a wide range of computer learning tutorials as well as a large collection of e-books. Registration is quick and easy.

Access Learning Express Library

 


Newspapers and Magazines


Master File Premier
and Newspaper Source are useful for finding articles in general interest magazines and newspaper.   

Access Newspaper Source

 


Other Libraries / Other Sources

Looking for a book we don't own?  We may be able to order the item through our Interlibrary Loan services.


NHewLINK - access all Ebsco Resources
NH State Library Catalog
Dartmouth College Library