Grafton Public Library

Databases by Subject

One on One Reference Help

We welcome you to contact us and make an appointment for an eBook lesson, help with a homework assignment or research project, or assistance searching our electronic databases! Email graftonlibrary.ma@gmail.com or call 508-839-4649 x 1102 to schedule a session.

A list of databases organized by subject follows; or, follow the link to a list of databases by title.

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 graftonlibrary.ma@gmail.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.
eBooks

Newspapers

Magazines

Arts

Biography

Business

Career Resources

Communications

Encyclopedias

Genealogy

General Research

Global Issues

Health

History

Hobbies

Languages

Literature

Opposing Viewpoints

Professional Collection

Reader’s Advisory: What to Read Next

Religion & Philosophy

Science

ARTS

BIOGRAPHY

BUSINESS

CAREER RESOURCES


COMMUNICATION

eBOOKS

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ENCYCLOPEDIAS

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GENEALOGY

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GLOBAL ISSUES

GALE War & Terrorism database

A collection of articles related to war and terrorism.

HEALTH

HISTORY

Biblioboards

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A digital collection of Massachusetts artifacts and media, like yearbooks and photos.

 

GALE US History collection database

A collection of articles on United States history, including government, law, people, culture, and more.

a collection of US history articles on decades, , economics, politics to put events in perspective.

GALE World History collection

A collection of articles on World history, including government, law, people, culture, and more.

GALE World History in Context

A collection of World history articles on decades, economics, and politics to put events in global perspective.

HOBBIES

GALE Garden, Landscape & Horticulture database

Collection of articles and journals on horticultural topics.

GALE Home Improvement collection

A collection of articles on home improvement, including renovating & remodeling, interior design, plumbing and wiring, and more.

GALE Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection

A collection of articles on hospitality, travel, tourism, and more.

GALE Insurance and Liability collection

A collection of articles on insurance, liability, workmen’s compensation, property coverage, and more.

GALE Pop Culture Collection

A collection of articles on pop culture topics & trends, including fashion, style, arts, literature, film, and entertainment.

LANGUAGES

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LITERATURE

MAGAZINES

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NEWSPAPERS

Worcester T&G online, 1989-current,

OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS

PROFESSIONAL COLLECTION

READERS ADVISORY: Find Out What to Read Next!

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RELIGION & PHILOSOPHY

SCIENCE

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ScienceFLIX from home (library card required)

RESEARCH