One on One Research Help
We welcome you to contact us and make an appointment for an eBook lesson, help with homework, business and/or personal research projects, or assistance searching our electronic databases! Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-839-4649 x 1102 to schedule a session.
Database access may be allowed by geolocation from anywhere in the state (Gale databases), by computer IP address allowing access from in the Library (Ancestry.com), or by logging in with a username–your library card #– and password–your last name (Scholastic databases, art & science databases).
Databases are provided by the MA Board of Library Commissioners, by the C/W MARS Library Network, and/or by the Grafton Public Library.
If you are having trouble, please call 508-839-4649 or email email@example.com and we will get back to you with lightning-quick speed.
Please note that from out of state, best access to the Gale databases resources is via your library card number, through mass.gov/libraries.
MAY Database of the Month: OverDrive!
Got a Nook or Kindle? Don’t waste your hard-earned money purchasing books! Browse the digital collection at digitalbooks.cwmars.org and choose from a collection of thousands of eBooks, eAudio and more!
Search the entire Gale Collection of Research Databases now! What’s in the Database Collection?
Get lists of newspaper, journal, magazine and eBook titles for each database!
Grafton-only Digital Resources & Databases:
ArtistWorks provides patrons with world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals. ArtistWorks for Libraries offers users everything they need for musical and artistic instruction, from introduction to advanced performance. Students now have access to this kind of instruction, regardless of reductions/eliminations of school music programs and without the high cost of private instruction.
This collection of bestselling eBooks supplements our OverDrive collection. Search for a title or author, browse by genre or subject. Download the APP and use on the go!
Biblioboard is a collection of digital ebooks and monographs, including many primary sources and Dark Horse Comics.
A digital collection of animated picture books paired with nonfiction books from Scholastic.(a Library card required for at home access!)
Read over 13,000 digital comics–check out as many titles as they would like, and the titles are always available, with no holds or waiting periods.
A digital collection of Massachusetts artifacts and media, like yearbooks and photos.EBSCOHost eBook Collection
A collection of recent eBooks to help with academic and recreational pursuits, including architecture, economics, cooking, gardening, and more.
Grafton High School Yearbooks
Full page scans from the following years: 1940, 1952-2013
Vital stats and other records for genealogists.
Online language learning! Choose from 80 different languages and 10 skill levels! There are also travel and healthcare courses, preschool flashcards, and more. Download the APP and use on the go!
Access archives back to 1989 or set up a news alert on a subject of interest! The Worcester Telegram & Gazette, the largest newspaper in Central Massachusetts, is the result of the merger between the Worcester Telegram and the Evening Gazette. The newspaper offers coverage of Worcester County, as well as surrounding areas of the western suburbs of Boston, Western Massachusetts and several towns in northeastern Connecticut. With concentrated local news coverage distributed in six zoned editions, The Telegram & Gazette provides coverage of institutions of higher learning, including the University of Massachusetts Medical School, College of the Holy Cross, Clark University and WPI, along with comprehensive state, national and international reports and commentary. The area’s high tech, biotechnology and fiber optics sectors are mainstays of the Telegram & Gazette’s business coverage. Other features of the paper include sports, obituaries and editorials.