Research Tools

 

  • Jersey ClicksOutside the library, you will need to enter your library card number.

    Find information in full-text magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias and other resources for all subjects and age levels. Start here for the most extensive one-step search over hundreds of different databases allowing you to search them all with a single click. For a complete list of the databases in JerseyClicks, click on Custom Search on the opening page

  • Novelist Outside the library, you will need to enter your library card number.

    A readers' advisory site where you can enter your favorite author, title, series or other criteria and get suggestions for other books you might like. 

  • Reference USA
    Outside the library, you will need to enter your library card number.

    A detailed listing of 10.5 million businesses with the ability to search by company name, type of business, geography, business size and more.

  • Literary Reference Center 
    Outside the library, you will need to enter your library card number.

    For research on authors, criticisms, literature periods and other related topics.

  • Learn-A-Test
    Take practice tests online. LearningExpress provides interactive learning to help you pass academic and licensing tests such as Civil Service, College Entrance, GED, Citizenship, Writing Skills and many more. You'll get immediate scoring, answer explanations and individualized analysis of your results.You will be asked to register by providing your e-mail address or a username of your choice and a password. Instructions for use of the service will follow registration.
  • Elibrary Elementary
    Designed especially for students from kindergarten through sixth grade, elibrary provides full text content in six media sources including magazines, newspapers, photographs, books, television transcripts, and maps. 
    Children will find it easy to use and full of the information they need. 
    • User Name: RINGREMOTE
    • Password: REMOTE001
  • Points of View Reference Center
    Outside the library, you will need to enter your library card number.

    A database that provides students with essays presenting multiple sides of current issues. 200 topics are represented ranging from affirmative action to stem cell research and many more. 

  • Driver Education Tests

    Take NJ practice tests for your car, motorcycle or commercial license. Also contains online drivers’ manuals.

  • Genealogy Research

    World Vital Records A massive library with billions of Family History and Genealogy records, and millions of family trees. Access key collections: COMPLETE U.S. Federal Census images     and indexes from 1790 to 1940; military records; enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records; millions of newspaper articles; unique, exclusive local and international collections.

  • Powerspeak Languages
  • Outside the library, you will need to enter your library card number.

    An online interactive foreign language course. Reading, listening, and speaking are covered, as well as definitions, grammar and pronunciation. 10 languages including ESL.