Use the EBSCO Discovery Service to search for a keyword, title or author in the Library’s catalog as well as in our online resources at the same time. Find books, articles, and more using one search!
Popular fiction and nonfiction titles available in book and audio format
Downloadable popular eMagazines
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Technical and business eBooks
Scholastic pairs picture books with related nonfiction eBooks
An online collection of animated, read aloud picture books
Access to 27 databases with thousands of scholarly articles, images, sound clips, videos, in addition to information on health, cyberbullyng, the environment and more. Specific databases for children and teens are also available. This project is made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and through Library Access Funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Department of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.
Reference Librarians at the ready to help you answer your questions
Ancestry.com (for use in the library only)
Search for genealogy records
Information for all 50 states and territories
AtoZ World Travel
Valuable research and travel information for countries around the world
AtoZ World Food
With thousands of international recipes, hundreds of fascinating culture and ingredient articles, and essential culinary resources, AtoZ World Food brings international cuisines to you!
Online tracking tool for children’s reading with individualized reading suggestions and curated booklists
Chilton Repair Manuals
Detailed information for vehicle maintenance and repair
Ratings, reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services
Cypress Resume Builder
Create resumes, cover letters and reference pages with ease
Gale Legal Forms
State-specific legal forms for wills, real estate, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord/tenant and many others
Online language learning for over 70 languages and includes ESL too
Morning Star Investment Research Center
Comprehensive financial information on stocks and funds
Available in both English and Spanish, prepares new Americans for the Civics, Reading, and Writing portions of the Naturalization Test administered by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services
Online language learning for over 80 languages
Premier source of business and residential information for reference and research
Connect with an online tutor for homework help
Upper Merion School District Yearbooks
Yearbooks for 1934 – 2013
AP Multimedia Archive
Pictures, graphics and audio for homework or reports. Current and historical photographs and graphics can be searched by date, place and subject. Updated daily. Also includes news audio files.
AtoZ The USA
A comprehensive database of states and territories – perfect for student reports! Information includes animals, plants, culture, economy, climate, demographics and much more! Login by using your library card number in the top, right-hand corner of the screen.
AtoZ The World
A comprehensive database of country profiles whether you need information for a school project or are going on vacation this database has information on over 100 topics for each country. Login by using your library card number in the top, right-hand corner of the screen.
Beanstack is a free, online resource that provides book recommendations for kids of all ages and a great place to record your reading to earn online badges! Beanstack also offers great reading lists and app suggestions for parents and caregivers!
BookFLIX is an online literacy resource that pairs picture books with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Middle Search Main Edition
Designed specifically with middle school students in mind, this resource provides full text for popular, middle school appropriate magazines, covering a wide array of topics. All full-text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).
Overdrive can be used to download AudioBooks and E-books for portable devices. Browse the searchable database, checkout, download and listen or read on your computer or on a portable device. Audiobooks are compatible with devices that use WMA (Windows Media) or MP3 (includes iPod) formats. E-books are compatible with iPad, Kindle, Kobo, Nook, Pan Digital, and Sony Reader devices.
Primary Search Main Edition
Provides access to popular full-text magazines for elementary school research.
Provides access to Pennsylvania’s Electronic Library – especially for kids! This project is made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and through Library Access Funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Department of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.
Readers’ Guide Select
Find articles for reports and homework.
Find articles and images from U.S. and international newspapers, magazines and government documents.
TrueFLIX brings Scholastic’s True Book series to life with topics in government, history, culture, people, places, science and nature. Each title is available as an ebook and also contains extension activities, project ideas, videos and more.
TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. They are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sounds, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book (and some classics) which you can read, or have read to you.
Tutor.com is an online tutoring program that provides students with a individualized tutor to help with homework questions in math, science, English, history and more.
This project is made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and through Library Access Funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Department of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.