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These online resources are available to access from within the library and from home. In some cases, you may need your library card number to access select databases. If you need additional help with your research or you’re in a hurry, please contact us to ask for help or set up an appointment with our Young Adult Librarian. Kasia can be reached by phone (508-457-2555) or email: falteens at gmail dot com.

General Research

Artcyclopedia Over 9,000 artist biographies and photographs.

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare online

Digital History A comprehensive historical resource that covers U.S. History with virtual exhibitions, investigates current controversies, and includes an extensive list of helpful resources to students studying American History.

Learning Express [accessible through our library's website] Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of the Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life.

Opposite Viewpoints in Context is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides more than 270 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.

World Factbook The online edition presented by the C.I.A which includes country profiles and maps.

The World Wide Web Virtual Library Established as a comprehensive tool that provides a directory of online resources under each respective historical category.

Newspaper Research

Visit our Newspaper Databases page to access the New York Times (1980 - present), Boston Globe (1980-present), Cape Cod Times (11/1/1998 - present), and Falmouth Enterprise (1896 - 1962).

Learn a Language

Mango Languages is an online language-learning program that you can use for free with your library card.

Learn Something New

Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.


Strunk & White’s Elements of Style

Webster’s Dictionary


Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)