e-Resources

Explore the many e-resources available to you through your membership to the Milton Public Library.

Start Here - Niche Academy

This resource includes basic tutorials on how to use many of our library digital services.

eBooks & More - Hoopla

Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your library card. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

eBooks & More - OverDrive

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks and magazines from the OverDrive digital collection and the Libby app for your phone or tablet. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

eBooks & More - Libby, by OverDrive

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader. It’s free and easy to get started for new users and offers a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users. Click here for more information.

eBooks - Freading

60,000 titles. No waiting. 1-4 per week limit. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Language Learning - Pronunciator

Learn over 80 languages using this online teaching tool. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Movies - Kanopy

Watch thousands of films with your this streaming video site and your Milton Public Library card. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Music - Freegal

Freegal® Music is a free music service. Freegal offers 3 hours of streaming every day and 5 downloads per week. The catalog includes 16 million+ songs, millions of albums, hundreds of curated playlists, thousands of audio books and thousands of music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. Free apps are available at the App Store and Google Play.

Research - Consumer Reports Online

Doing research takes time. Choosing the wrong product wastes money. Access this comprehensive archive of expert, unbiased reviews and make the right decision every time. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Research - Ebooks - EBSCO Book Collection

A collection of reference sources and technical books.

Research - Gale Online Resources

Full text articles and helpful documents from thousands of journals and other databases.

Research - Gale Presents: Peterson's Test Prep

Search thousands of college and graduate schools, identify scholarships, take practice tests, and use test prep eBooks.

Research - Grove Art Online

This resource features 30,000 signed and peer-reviewed articles contributed by nearly 7,000 international scholars on every aspect of the visual arts.

Research - Grove Music Online

Grove Music Online is the world’s premier online music encyclopedia, offering comprehensive coverage of music, musicians, music-making, and music scholarship.

Research - HeritageHub

From NewsBank. Explore your family history with the premier collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research, 1704 – today

Research - Novelist Plus

Find books that match your reading style. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Research - Articles - NewsBank

This resource offers access to regional and national newspapers. Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Research - Articles - Black Life in America

From NewsBank. The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media, 1704 to today.

Research - Articles - Boston Herald

From NewsBank, here is a direct link to articles from The Boston Herald.

Research - Articles - Boston Metro Collection

From NewsBank and updated daily, this resource includes fully searchable archives of nearly 200 daily and weekly news sources from in and around Boston.

Research - Articles - Brockton Enterprise

From NewsBank, here is a direct link to articles from The Brockton Enterprise.

Research - Articles - Patriot Ledger

From NewsBank, here is a direct link to articles from The Patriot Ledger.

Research - Articles - New York Times

Follow the instructions to create a free account and read articles from the New York Times.

Research - Articles - New York Times Cooking

New York Times Cooking is an inspiring cooking guide, innovative and interactive kitchen tool, and diverse recipe collection that helps home cooks of every level discover, save and organize the world’s best recipes, while also helping them become better, more competent cooks.

New York Times Games

Times Games have captivated solvers since the launch of the Crossword in 1942. All Games are available on the web and NYT App; Crossword and Spelling Bee are available in the Crossword App.

Research - Articles - Wall Street Journal

Follow the instructions to create a free account and read articles from the Wall Street Journal.

Research - Linked in Learning

Linked in Learning offers over 16,000 courses in a number of career and leadership categories Click here for a tutorial on how to use it.

Research - ProQuest Digital Sanborn Maps (MA)

Founded in 1867 by D. A. Sanborn, the Sanborn Map Company was the primary American publisher of fire insurance maps for nearly 100 years. The maps provide a wealth of information, such as building outline, size and shape.

Research - Weiss Financial Ratings Series

Financial Ratings Series Online, powered by Weiss Ratings and Grey House Publishing, gives you accurate, independent ratings and financial planning tools you need to make informed decisions about your insurance, banking and investment options.

Research - Ancestry

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