Online Resources Outreach Services


inspire300.gifINSPIRE | Indiana's Virtual Library - Find test and career information, medical information, nature-related facts and more in this collection of more than 40 databases provided by the state of Indiana.

Reader Resources

logo_novelistplus.pngNoveList Plus - Search series lists, award winners, and author comparisons to find your next book.
overdrive.jpgOverdrive - Download audiobooks and ebooks anytime, anywhere.  With hundreds of popular fiction and non-fiction books, this collection has something for everyone.
LY5052_Zinio_WebBanner.jpgZinio- Download the complete digital ediions of your favorite magazines.
worldcat.pngWorldCat - Search library catalogs from around the state and the world. Especially helpful for finding out of print material.


Select Reads - Looking for a good book to read? Find booklists and recommendations based on what you like.

Online Book Clubs Online Book Clubs - Sample 2-3 chapters of a book in your e-mail. Clubs include teen, fiction, non-fiction, business and more.
hoopla Web Banner w Tagline 96dpi.jpegHoopla - You can use your library account to get movies, TV, music and audiobooks right on your mobile device.

Genealogy & Local History

ancestry-library-ed.gifAncestry Library - Access census records, immigration records, military records, family and local histories, newspapers and periodicals, and birth, marriage and death records.  Available in-library only.
family-search.pngFamilySearch.orgDiscover your family history...these records span billions of names across hundreds of collections.
heritagequest.gifHeritage Quest - This is one of the largest genealogical databases in the country and includes access to census data and the ability to perform advanced searches.
americanAncestors.pngAmerican Ancestors - Explore a wealth of resources and research tools from the nation's oldest genealogical organizations.
indiana-mag.pngIndiana Magazine of History - Search one of the nation's oldest historical journals.
small logoNewspaper Index - Thousands of entries from Henry County newspapers are available as a searchable index of digital images.

History & Culture

salem-hist.gifSalem History Database - The Decades. Survey of North America in the twentieth century, with sharp focus on each decade.

Science Related

salem-health.gifSalem Health Database - Easily find information about diseases, symptoms, and more.  Includes Psychology and Mental Health, and Genetics and Inherited Conditions.
salem-sci.gifSalem Science Database - The Solar System. Essential coverage of all major aspects of Earth's solar system. 

Other Resources

serrc.jpgSmall Engine Repair Reference Center - Find repair information for a variety of small engines. 
arrc.gifAuto Repair Reference Center - Find what you need to know about vehicles made from 1945 to the present. 
VLibr.jpgValue Line Investment Survey - Includes on-line web access to Value Line's leading publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situations stocks.
salem-sci.gifSalem Science Database - Careers in Chemistry. Provides much needed insight into the career opportunities of this growing field.
salem-sci.gifSalem Science Database - Careers in Physics.  Provides much needed insight into the career opportunities of this growing field.


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