eEverything: an Alphabetical List of our Databases
Ancestry.com: Genealogy information.
In library only. (Link on the start menu of our computers.)
For more local history resources, check out our Local History page!
AskHerePA: Need help now? Chat with a live Librarian
AP Images: Over 20 million royalty-free stock photos are available for educational purposes
Bookflix: for grades pre-K – 3 pairing classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic
Business Source Main Edition: Business articles
Consumer Health Complete: support the information needs of patients and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.
Contemporary Authors Online: biographical and bibliographical information on more than 145,000 of today’s most influential authors.
Elementary Student Research: Ebsco resources specifically for elementary school kids
EBSCOhost Masterfile Main Edition: general magazine & journal articles
eBooks on EbscoHost: technical & business ebooks
A note on eBooks on EbscoHost: These books can be read online, but not downloaded or saved. Also, only one patron at a time may read them. If it won’t let you in, wait and try again later.
New! HooplaDigital: ebooks, music, audiobooks, tv, movies & comics
No waiting lists. Over 400,000 items available. For UD patrons only.
Learning Express: Achieve your educational and career goals. Choose a center: Job & Career, Adult Learning, College Prep, Computer Skills & High School Equivalency. Also US Citizenship Test Practice!
Mango: Learn over 60 languages!
Newspaper Source Plus: Newspaper articles from over 1200 newspapers
OneClickDigital: classic eBooks & eAudiobooks
Overdrive: popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks & eAudiobooks
For brief instructions, check out Getting Started with Overdrive Help
Android Devices: ebook & audiobook instructions (Kindle Fire, Nook Color, Google Nexus, Samsung Tab, etc.)
iDevices: ebook & audiobook instructions (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch)
Kindle reading devices: ebook instructions (Kindle Touch, Kindle Paperwhite. Kindle Fire owners please use Android instructions.)
Nook reading devices: ebook instructions (Nook Samsung Galaxy owners please use Android instructions)
iPod/mp3 player: audiobook instructions
Yes! Always login before you browse as we buy extra copies of hot titles. Also, our copies will only go to fulfill UDPL holds, so even if you have to hold an item, you may get it much sooner than the holds queue number would suggest.
It depends on your device. For the Overdrive app on iDevice or Android, including Kindle Fire: find the cover of the book, tap and hold until you get a menu which will give you the option to return early and delete. For the Kindle Reader, it is located in your Amazon account under Manage your Device. Find the book and click the “…” for options to return early. For more information, check out this article from Overdrive.
Philadelphia Inquirer Archives, 1981-present & Philadelphia Inquirer Historical Archive, 1829-1922
PowerLibrary: Online magazines & newspaper articles
Includes the databases:
PowerLibrary: Check out our databases for kids at PowerLibrary
ReferenceUSA: Phone number & address look-ups for individuals and business.
Great for finding lost relatives, sales leads and prospective employers.
Tip: To find most people, including those without land-lines, use the “U.S. Consumers / Lifestyles” database.
Tumblebooks: current & popular picture books. Read along with the narrator