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ReferenceUSA: Phone number & address look-ups for individuals and businesses.

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.

ReferenceUSA help

philadelphia inquirer Philadelphia Inquirer Archives, 1981-present & Philadelphia Inquirer Historical Archive, 1829-1922

Philadelphia Inquirer in-library
Philadelphia Inquirer at home

Ancestry iconAncestry.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!

lex_jca_button_150Learning 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!

mangoMango: Learn over 60 languages!

Mango Help Sheet

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Sites for Readers

Series Information

“I need a Good Book”

Genre Websites

Internet Sites the Librarians Like

Books & Audiobooks for the Home Bound and/or Disabled

Health Links

Voting Information: Information on ballot questions & local & national races

Tax Forms

Local Resources for Tough Times

Local Resources and History

Local Government

For Local History: please see our Upper Dublin Local History Page

PA Law, Code & Court Resources

Legal Aid

Upper Dublin Law & Code

Upper Dublin Law & Code Search

PA Laws, Statutes or Acts (created by the state legislative branch)

PA Code, Regulations or Rules (created by the state executive branch)

Court Information (from largest to smallest)

Magazine Articles

  • Pennsylvania POWER Libraries : Educational databases of journal articles. You’ll need a library card barcode to search these databases from home

Where to Go when you’ve been Ripped Off

English as a Second Language

Finances, Stock & Market information

  • Free Credit Reports: site put together by the three consumer credit reporting companies. It will give you one free report from each per year

Computer Training recommended by our Tutors

EBSCO Discovery Search

Find articles, books, and more from a single search:

Find books, ebooks and more within the catalog: