C/W MARS databases
You will need you library card and/or your C/W MARS login for the NoveList, Science Online and .

This reader's advisory service is for fiction readers of all ages. You can browse through lists which are arranged by themes, e.g. adventure, romance, mysteries and thrillers, science fiction, westerns, horror, and fantasy. You can also enter a favorite author or title and find similar books. Other options let you look through award lists, or search by keywords. In addition, book discussion guides are included for some of the titles.



KDL What's Next Database

The What's Next database helps you search series fiction. A series is two or more books linked by character(s), settings, or other common traits.

Western Mass Newspapers
Access Western Mass Newspapers: The generosity of several Western Mass libraries and organizations has resulted in the following 10 Western newspapers from NewsBank being available to all libraries and users through the 4 Western counties: The Advocate, Amherst Bulletin, Berkshire Eagle, The, Daily Hampshire Gazette, North Adams Transcript, The Recorder, The Republican, Springfield Advocate, Springfield Examiner and the Valley Advocate. You will need your library card number to login. Click here to login.

The New York Times

Search the full text of The New York Times (starting in 1995).


Online Databases

Gale Links

Full suite of Gale databases

Academic OneFile

General OneFile

Biography In Context

Books and Authors

Business Insights: Essentials

Contemporary Literary Criticism Select

Criminal Justice Collection

Culinary Arts Collection

Educator's Reference Complete

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection

Expanded Academic ASAP

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Click here for specific GVRL title links

Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection

General BusinessFile ASAP

General Reference Center Gold

Global Issues in Context

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health Reference Center Academic

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection

InfoTrac K-12 Junior Edition

InfoTrac K-12 Student Edition

Kids InfoBits

Literature Resource Center

Massachusetts History Online

New York Times, The

Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Nursing Resource Center

Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection

Science In Context

U.S. History in Context

World History In Context

Vocations & Careers Collection


Gale Powerpack Links

Agriculture Collection

Business Economics and Theory

Communications and Mass Media Collection

Computer Database

Diversity Studies Collection

Fine Arts and Music Collection

Gender Studies Collection

General Science Collection

Home Improvement Collection

Information Science and Library Issues Collection

Insurance & Liability Collection

Military and Intelligence Database Collection

Pop Culture Collection

Popular Magazines

Psychology Collection

Religion & Philosophy Collection

Small Business Collection

U.S. History Collection

War & Terrorism Collection

World History Collection

Encyclopedia Britannica Links

Online Public Library Edition

Online Public Library Edition: Kids

Online School Edition

Elementary School Edition

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Learning Zone

Spanish Reference Center

Spanish Edition: Escolar (K-8)

Spanish Edition: Moderna (9-12)

Annals of American History

World Data Analyst