Call, write, email or visit with your reference questions.
Call, write, email or visit with your reference questions:
If you’re in the Library, you will be authenticated and able to log in automatically. Outside the library, most of these resources will require a username and password, which is the same login for your library account. Call the Library at 924-8040 or email Library@PeterboroughNH.gov for assistance.
|Downloadable eBooks & Audiobooks||New Hampshire Overdrive
Thousands of ebooks and audiobooks are available for download. The system is compatible with a wide variety of devices, including computers (Mac & PC), smartphones, and many tablets and ereaders. Check out the new Libby App for Overdrive.
|Newspapers||Peterborough Town Library Digital Archive
Includes the following newspapers that are fully indexed and searchable online.
Contoocook Transcript 1847-1959
Peterborough Messenger 1848-1860
Peterborough Transcript, 1849-1971
Monadnock Ledger Transcript, 2018
Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
|Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
The full text of about 4,600 journals, most of them peer-reviewed.
MasterFile Premier (EBSCO)
Consumer Reports (EBSCO)
Browse the latest editions.
|Medical Information||Medline Plus, a service of the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library. Medline plus provides information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.
|For Students||Explora for Students (EBSCO)
Easy-to-use search tool for young students provides content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books.
|Ancestry Library (ProQuest)
A database offering billions of genealogical records from around the globe. (This resource works at the library only.)
Check out our local history page for more information.
|Legal Help||NH Law Library
Your one-stop-shop for New Hampshire law, curated by state law librarians.
Suggestions, Award Winners, & Books by Theme, Genre & many more!
|NoveList Plus (EBSCO)
A reader’s advisory service offering reviews of thousands of fiction and nonfiction titles, including audibooks.
NoveList Plus (K-8) (EBSCO)
|Business Resources||Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
The full text of more than 2,300 business journals, many of them peer-reviewed.
Learn software, creative, and business skills to achieve your personal and professional goals. Skills includes things like Excel, Photoshop, WordPress, Agile, 2D/3D animation, audio engineering and way more!
|ERIC: The Education Resource Information Center (EBSCO)
Bibliographic records for many thousands of articles from education journals.
Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)
Easy to use learning module with over 90 languages!
Effective April 19, 2021 – Transparent is available at a new URL.
New users will need to create an account by clicking the “sign up” tab. However, existing users who previously accessed the system via RBdigital can recover their accounts. Follow these instructions to recover your account and continue your learning.
Visit Transparent here.