Databases

The Library provides access to databases with premium subscription-based content that includes scholarly articles, newspapers and ebooks.  You will need your Library card to access these from home.  Click on any of the icons below to connect.

 

Genealogy.  Here you can search the US Census through 1930, Naturalization records, the US Immigration Collection, the Social Security Death Index, Military records.

This database is only available in the Library.

 

 

General research.  BCCLS offers a number of databases for a variety of subjects, including biography, business, literature, science, history, encyclopedias.  Many of these are also student-oriented and targeted towards children and teens for school projects.

 

 

General research. JerseyClicks is available with your library card. It includes information on business, careers, current events, education, literature, science, and a new language learning feature with Rosetta Stone.

 

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library

 

General research.  Gale ebooks are the online version of high-quality reference books. This ‘Library’ includes nearly 400 books that are ideal for reference and research.

 

 

Careers.  Create resumes and cover letters, learn interviewing techniques, and prepare for related exams. Access millions of job listings.

 

 

Business and Law.  Provides detailed information on more than 12 million U.S. Businesses, 102 million U.S. residents, 683,000 U.S. healthcare providers.

 

 

americasnewspapersNews. A large collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Search for articles about issues, events, people, government, sports and more with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and  other sections.

Bergen_Record

News. Articles from 1985 through today.  Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements and other sections.

 

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General researchThe American Book of Days highlights American holidays and pivotal moments, arranged in an easy-to-use, day by day format, so readers can uncover fascinating and often overlooked accounts of American history. There is something about every day of the year.