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Databases

You will need your 14-digit library card number as password to log in to these resources.

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.

(December 2020 - temporary remote access available. Please use the link on the main page of our online catalog) A genealogy research tool providing instant access to a wide range of resources for genealogical and historical research.

Brainfuse HelpNow offers Hampstead Public Library patrons free homework help for students K through College and includes live tutoring, writing lab, skills building, and academic & standardized test prep. Brainfuse also includes help for adults with career resources, resume writing assistance, and live tutoring.

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.

Whether you are looking to find the best deal on an LCD TV or researching the top-recommended used vehicles, ConsumerReports.org provides trusted ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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 archived issues of Tri-Town Times, covering 2011-2020. In April 2020, the Tri-Town Times was merged with the Nutfield News. For current news, see the direct link to the Nutfield News/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.

The Wall Street Journal provides the latest coverage of business, politics, news of the world, entertainment, arts, sports and more. Login is via the Hampstead Public Library Catalog links widget, and available to HPL cardholders only. Contact us if you need a password set up for your account.