Most of the online resources can be used at home with a user name and password, or library card number. Otherwise, you will need to come into the library to get set-up for access. Help is available by emailing the library at firstname.lastname@example.org or contacting us at 603-772-3101.
NEW Consumer Reports now available online. Consumer Reports Online provides evidence-based product testing and ratings, rigorous research, hard-hitting investigative journalism, public education, and steadfast policy action on behalf of consumers' interests. We subscribe so you don't have to! Access resource here!
Ancestry.com Access 30+ Billion Records on the World's Largest Online Family History Resource. Your Ancestors Become More Than a Name. Historical Insights, Photos, Records, and More. Visit the library to access this online tool. In-house use only.
Novelist Plus Novelist Plus is the leading provider of research databases, e-journal and e-package subscription management, book collection development and acquisition management, and a major provider of library technology, e-books and clinical decision solutions for universities, colleges, hospitals, corporations, government, K12 schools and public libraries worldwide. Library card number is required.
Please refer to FAQ site for help signing in.
Novelist Plus K-8 is an EBSCO database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers. It allows readers to use a favorite author or title as a template to locate other authors and titles of interest. You can browse theme-oriented book lists at every reading level and look for outstanding titles in Award Winners. You can learn more about books and authors through Feature Articles, Book Discussion Guides, and BookTalks. NoveList K-8 includes picture books, children's "chapter" books, children's and younger teen titles in both fiction and non-fiction. (You can also choose to search books for readers at older teen or adult level by using NoveList Plus.) Library card number is required.
Learning Express Library Computers are a necessity--at home, at work and at school. Whether you're looking to brush up on the fundamentals of computers, more easily navigate the web or learn a new software program, the library is here to help. Enjoy FREE access to more than 90-self paced video tutorials at EBSCO's Library Express Library.
Mango Languages - (First time users select "sign up", then add your 14-digit library card number) Mango Languages is an American online language-learning website and mobile app for academic institutions, libraries, corporations, government agencies, and individuals.
We are very excited to share with you brand NEW Mango features. Say hello to Mango Reader and the new Mango Vocabulary feature.
Mango Reader is one of our coolest features that we currently offer. With Mango Reader you can go to any website and get translations in real time. This feature is a Google Chrome extension currently available in 12 languages and it integrates with Mango's vocabulary feature. The extension can be found here and will require a Mango Languages account. Plus, there is a fantastic YouTube video made by Mango's linguist Kaitlyn, explaining how Mango Reader works. Please feel free to click on this video.
With the new Mango Vocabulary feature, now you can review chapter vocabulary with flashcards and lists, study words by topic, and even create your own personalized vocabulary lists so that you can study what's most important for your language learning journey! Mango's linguist Kailyn also created a great video explaining how the new Mango Vocabulary feature works, please feel free to click on this video.
What are your plans after graduation? Whether you are attending college, joining the military or entering the workforce, you can accomplish your goals by using these free library prep tests by clicking on PrepSTEP from EBSCO LearningExpress. Prepare for important exams like the ACT®, SAT®, AP® Tests, and more.
College Scholarship Search
College Search - Look up colleges by type of school, location, cost, size, and more and build a college list.
Parent College Planning Resources
College Planning - Find out how you can help your child prepare for college, pay for college, and more with resources from the College Board
FASFA - Use the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form to apply for financial aid for college or graduate school.
Here are some resources from the Federal Trade Commission
OnGuard Online - Tips from the Federal Trade Commission to help you stay safe and secure online.
Common Sense Media
Common Sense Media - Learn tips to ensure your child is safe online and discover apps and other online games that are educational.
Safe Search Kids
Safe Search Kids - Articles and tips for parents, educators and kids. Topics may include; internet safety tips, posting pictures online, parental controls for your family, social media safety, and many more topics
Family Guide to Online Safety- Suggested by a the Lyndhurst STEM Club
For the Older Population
Care.com - Resources for Seniors
Caring.com is a leading senior care resource for family caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones. We have been featured by AARP, The Administration for Community Living, The National Legal Resource Center, and Forbes, as well as referenced by many governmental agencies and organizations across the Internet.
Cell Phone Information: https://www.caring.com/best-cell-phones-for-seniors/.
Cell phones have become a necessary and significant part of people's lives. For seniors, it can provide a higher degree of autonomy and allow them to stay connected more easily with family and friends. A cell phone can also give seniors more security, and In an emergency, having a mobile phone can allow them to get help quickly. Our new resource provides information on the best mobile devices for older adults based on their specific needs. We also cover how to get financial assistance, how to choose the right device, and how to help a loved one get the most out of a cell phone.
NH Assisted Living Guide can be viewed on this site: https://www.seniorhomes.com/new-hampshire/
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention is requesting that all local libraries and community centers share VA content regarding federal mental health resources with their community.
On behalf of the VA and all Veterans who are struggling with their mental health these sites may be helpful:
Make The Connection
Veterans Crisis Line
FREE DMV PERMIT TEST
Free Driver's Practice Tests for car, motorcycle, and truck licenses.
Start Your FREE 2023 NH DMV Practice Test Now!
Click here to begin:
New*VIN Decoder Tool - In partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA
Driving Test: You need a New Hampshire driver’s license or learner’s permit if you want to drive on New Hampshire streets and highways. The driver test includes a vision test, a knowledge test, and a road test. The NH DMV knowledge test is a 40 question multiple choice test. he New Hampshire written test is designed to check your knowledge of road signs, road rules and safety rules. Everything you need to know is covered in the New Hampshire Driver's Manual
Motorcycle Test: To earn your motorcycle license in New Hampshire, you must pass a knowledge test and an on-cycle skill test. The knowledge test is a 25 question multiple choice test. Knowledge test questions are based on information from the New Hampshire Motorcycle Manual.
CDL Test: The CDL general knowledge test is required to be taken by all CDL applicants. The New Hampshire CDL test consists of 50 questions. To pass, you must correctly answer at least 40 questions (80%). The general knowledge test covers the contents of the New Hampshire CDL Manual.
NLS is a free braille and talking book library service for people with temporary or permanent low vision, blindness, or a physical or perceptual disability that prevents them from reading or holding the printed page.
This includes individuals with reading disabilities. Through a national network of cooperating libraries, NLS offers books the way you want them: in braille or audio, mailed to your door for free or instantly downloadable. Visit the website for more information:
New Hampshire State Library
Talking Book Services
117 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH, 03301-3852
Librarian: Marilyn Stevenson
Library Code: NH1A
Telephone: (603) 271-3429
Toll-free (In-state): (800) 491-4200
FAX: (603) 271-8370
Web site: http://www.nh.gov/nhsl/talking_books/ External
Serves: New Hampshire; braille readers receive service from Massachusetts.
National Hearing Loss Resources
Here are some links to help you: