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Databases

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This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

Find current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more with the world's largest collection of full-text news sources. Includes local news, editorials, announcements and other sections from more than 4,700 sources. Includes Tri-Town Times.

(in library use only)  A genealogy research tool providing instant access to a wide range of resources for genealogical and historical research.

Search or browse for information included in Encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites.

Geared toward kids, use this to search or browse for information included in Encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites.

Covering all disciplines of business, Business Source Premier provides access to more then 2,300 journals, including full text to access to more than 1,100.

Provides access to easily understandable health and medical information. Search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.

With Creativebug you will enjoy free unlimited access to over 1,000 online arts and crafts classes and workshops. Watch our classes anytime, anywhere! 

Eagle-Tribune articles are searchable from June 2008 through current news.

Search tool for young students provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books. Available on library computers and from mobile devices, you can find information on thousands of topics covering a wide range of subjects including art and music, literature, language arts, geography, history, social studies, world cultures and languages, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health and sports.

More than 20 magazines to read on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Current and back issues available.

Full text access to over 25,000 records, covering a variety of topics. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.

Research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Featuring hundreds of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect ecology.

Collection development, reader's advisory, and cataloging resource.

Providing full text access to more than 130 magazines covering health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

A genealogy resource providing access to over 20,000 books, the entire U.S. Federal Census, PERSI (the Periodical Source Index), Freedman's Bank Records, Revolutionary War Pension Records, and other collections as they are added.

Instantly borrow ebooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, television shows, music and more, anytime with your library card.

A magazine database specifically for the high school level. Additionally, full text is available for 84,774 biographies and 100,554 primary source documents, more than 350 reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book and World Almanac & Book of Facts), an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

Provides full text access to more than 1,730 general periodicals covering a range of subjects including general reference, business, education, health, general science, multi-cultural issues and many others. In addition to the full text, this database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,400 titles as well.

Provides full text to 140 popular, middle school magazines. Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia and American Heritage Dictionary, 4th Edition from Houghton Mifflin, the Encyclopedia of Animals, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags.

This link will take you to online access to 15 NH newspapers, including the Union Leader and the Concord Monitor. Note the shortcut links in the left margin to take you quickly to many different options.

Full text and full image version of the New Hampshire Union Leader and New Hampshire Sunday News.

Find current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more with the world's largest collection of full-text news sources. Includes local news, editorials, announcements and other sections from more than 4,700 sources.

Direct access to America's Newsbank Business and Economic topic searches.

Direct access to America's Newsbank Health topic searches.

Direct access to America's Newsbank Leisure Activities topic searches, such as book reviews, movie reviews, DIY and hobby articles.

Full text coverage of 25 national and international newspapers, 260 regional U.S. newspapers and full text transcripts of television and radio news programs.

NoveList is a database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction and non-fiction titles, for all ages. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, Describe a Plot, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists.

NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, Describe a Plot, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists.

Hampstead Public Library subscribes to Libby by Overdrive.  NH Downloadable Books Consortium gives patrons free access to nearly 16,000 ebooks or audiobooks

A database designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children's rooms, it provides full text for nearly 70 popular, elementary school magazines.

Business news from 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Contains full text access to over 139,800 articles from more than 4,800 diverse sources covering current events and popular topics.

Research-based and experience-driven, Transparent Language Online is a language-learning program for libraries and their patrons that provides an effective, fun, and engaging experience for language learners of all levels.

Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of Tri-Town Times.

Over 30 subject areas, more than 500 courses. Many offer continuing education units (CEUs).  All are designed and led by professional instructors to build deeper understanding and mastery of subject matter.