Call, write, email or visit with your reference questions.

Reference Questions

Call, write, email or visit with your reference questions:

  • Peterborough Town Library
  • 2 Concord St. Peterborough, NH 03458
  • (603) 924-8040

Please read our Research Policy for more information.

Online Resources

Ebsco Host


Provided to New Hampshire public library users by the New Hampshire State Library. Access full-text newspaper, magazine or journal articles, and use a variety of other online services including Business Source Premier and Novelist, a fun book recommendation tool. Pick up an EBSCO Host bookmark in the Reference Room, and learn how to connect anywhere that you have Internet access.

Call/email/visit for Username and Password

Medline Plus

MedlinePlus Trusted Health Information for You: A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine, NIH National Institutes of HealthMedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

Ancestry Online

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A database featuring important genealogical collections covering the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world. This database is available in the library only via our WiFi or at the public computers. No password required.

View introductory training videos here.