E-Library Subscriptions

The E-Library contains Electronic Resources that the Goffstown Public Library subscribes to.

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Business & Employment

America's News by News Bank includes full-text articles from:

  • Concord Monitor
  • Goffstown News (January 8, 2009 to 2018) - with obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.
  • Magazines including Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.
  • National, regional, and local news covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included.
  • Neighborhood News (2019 to current) - Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Neighborhood News; updated weekly.
  • New Hampshire Union Leader (1989 to current) - explore full-color newspaper pages and individual articles, as well as content only published online.
  • News Bank Jobs and Careers searchable resource includes information on various job fields, education and training, and trends and issues.
  • Universal Class Learn essential business skills, management skills, customer service skills and so much more in self-paced, online business courses. Universal Class offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.

Current Events

America's News by News Bank includes full-text articles from:

  • Concord Monitor
  • Goffstown News (January 8, 2009 to 2018) - with obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.
  • Magazines including Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.
  • National, regional, and local news covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included.
  • Neighborhood News (2019 to current) - Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Neighborhood News; updated weekly.
  • New Hampshire Union Leader (1989 to current) - explore full-color newspaper pages and individual articles, as well as content only published online.

News Bank also features Special Reports, Hot Topics, and Daily Headlines. Searchable resources include:

  • International Issues - information on individual countries, cultures and politics around world, business and economics, the environment, global economy, social issues, and terrorism and political violence.
  • Politics and Government - information on campaigns, civics, citizenship, election, governmental issues, political issues, voting, and world leaders.
  • Social Issues - information on civil and human rights, crime, education, family issues, health, technology, teens, women's rights.
  • Sports - information on sports issues, and specific sports including auto racing, boxing, extreme sports, golf, hockey, marathons, rugby, and more.

Education

America's News by NewsBank - full-text articles from national, regional, and local news covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources, including The Union Leader and the NH Sunday News (since 1989) and The Concord Monitor (since 2002), with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included. Also magazines, including Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.

News Bank also features Special Reports, Hot Topics, and Daily Headlines. Searchable resources include:

  • Education - information on child development, college issues, curriculum, issues in education, teachers, technology in education, testing, and types of schools and education.

Consumer Reports - Whether you're looking to find the best deal on a new appliance or researching top-recommended cars, Consumer Reports can help you make the best choice for your time and money. Covering a variety of categories such as electronics, home and garden, babies and kids, and more, Consumer Reports contains ratings and reviews for thousands of products from shoppers and experts, money-saving advice and tips, buying guides, and videos.

Mango Languages - Offers over 70 languages, including Brazilian Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Greek, Japanese, French, German, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Polish, and ESL languages. Mango is the way to fulfill all your professional, personal, and educational language needs. Now including Language Learning Through Film and a mobile app you can take anywhere - even offline.

Nove List Plus and NoveList Plus K-8 - Find Your Next Great Read

  • Nove List Plus offers reading recommendations for fiction, nonfiction, and audiobooks across all reading levels.
  • NoveList K-8 Plus is especially for younger readers offering reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction. Search for books you're interested in, get series information, including limits for reading levels.

Universal Class Offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics including Teacher Education, Curriculum and Classroom Resources. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.

Genealogy

  • Ancestry Library Edition - Available only in the Library. A fuller version of Ancestry.com with census records, historical records, photos, stories and maps.
  • Goffstown News (January 8, 2009 to 2018) - with obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.
  • Heritage Quest - A comprehensive treasury of over 4.4 billion records, American genealogical sources including local and family histories, over 700 million records from the U.S. Federal Census 1790 through 1940, military records, wills and probate records, maps and photos, city directories, and national censuses including Argentina, Netherlands, Czech Republic and several other countries.
  • Neighborhood News (2019 to current) - Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Neighborhood News; updated weekly.
  • New Hampshire Union Leader (1989 to current) - explore full-color newspaper pages and individual articles, as well as content only published online.
  • Universal Class Learn tips and strategies for constructing a family tree, genealogy terms and tools, and how to preserve family records and history. Universal Class offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.

Health

America's News by NewsBank - full-text articles from national, regional, and local news covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources, including The Union Leader and the NH Sunday News (since 1989) and The Concord Monitor (since 2002), with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included. Also magazines, including Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.

News Bank also features Special Reports, Hot Topics, and Daily Headlines. Searchable resources include:

  • Health - information on diseases and conditions, drug abuse, fitness and wellness, medical care, medical research, mental health, nutrition, and sports medicine.

Universal Class Offers over 50 courses related to health and medicine. Universal Class offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.

History

America's News by News Bank - full-text articles from national, regional, and local news covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources, including The Union Leader and the NH Sunday News (since 1989) and The Concord Monitor (since 2002), with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included. Also magazines, including Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.

Ancestry Library Edition - Available only in the Library. A fuller version of Ancestry.com with census records, historical records, photos, stories and maps.

Heritage Quest - A comprehensive treasury of over 4.4 billion records, American genealogical sources including local and family histories, over 700 million records from the U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940, military records, wills and probate records, maps and photos, city directories, and national censuses including Argentina, Netherlands, Czech Republic, and several other countries.

Universal Class Online courses in History, including American Revolutionary War, American Civil War, American Government 101, World Religions, American Literature, and more. Universal Class offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.

Language Learning

Mango Languages - Offers over 70 languages, including Brazilian Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Greek, Japanese, French, German, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Polish, and ESL languages. Mango is the way to fulfill all your professional, personal, and educational language needs. Now Language Learning Through Film, and a mobile app you can take anywhere - even offline.

Universal Class ESL courses help students learn how to speak and write proper English. Language Arts courses emphasize understanding, connecting, applying knowledge, and practicing correct English language skills. Universal Class offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.

Literature, Books and E-Books

Check out the catalog to see what is available in the digital library. Learn more about cloud Library, Libby by Overdrive, and hoopla at www.goffstownlibrary.com/digital/.

Nove List Plus and Nove List Plus K-8 - Find Your Next Great Read

Nove List Plus offers reading recommendations for fiction, nonfiction, and audiobooks across all reading levels.

Nove List K-8 Plus is especially for younger readers offering reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction. Search for books you're interested in, get series information, including limits for reading levels.

Magazines and Newspapers

  • America's News by News Bank includes full-text articles from:
  • Concord Monitor
  • Goffstown News (January 8, 2009 to 2018) - with obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.
  • Magazines including Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.
  • National, regional, and local news covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included.
  • Neighborhood News (2019 to current) - Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Neighborhood News; updated weekly.
  • New Hampshire Union Leader (1989 to current) - explore full-color newspaper pages and individual articles, as well as content only published online.

Consumer Reports - Whether you're looking to find the best deal on a new appliance or researching top-recommended cars, Consumer Reports can help you make the best choice for your time and money. Covering a variety of categories such as electronics, home and garden, babies and kids, and more, Consumer Reports contains ratings and reviews for thousands of products from shoppers and experts, money-saving advice and tips, buying guides, and videos.

Magazines (Overdrive / Libby) - The digital magazines in this collection can be checked out without impacting your e-book or e-audiobook limits. Your magazines can be read on a computer browser or within the Libby app on a mobile device.

Movies

hoopla - Enables you to borrow movies, television shows, music albums, and more e-books, audiobooks, and comics, straight from your browser, tablet, or smartphone with no waiting. For more information, visit Digital Books and more page.

Science

America's News by News Bank includes full-text articles from:

Magazines include Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, and Smithsonian.

National, regional, and local news is covered by over 3,700 U.S. news sources with archives back to the 1980s. Paid advertisements and some obituaries are not included.

News Bank also features Special Reports, Hot Topics, and Daily Headlines. Searchable resources include:

Environment - information on climate, conservation, energy, green living, human factors, natural disasters, pollution, and wildlife preservation.

STEM - information on astronomy, biology, botany, chemistry, conservation, green living, physics, scientific concepts and processes, scientists, zoology, and more.

Technology - information on communication, digital citizenship, engineering, hardware, information technology, programming, security, social media, software, and more.

Magazines (Overdrive / Libby) - The digital magazines in this collection can be checked out without impacting your e-book or e-audiobook limits. Your magazines can be read on a computer browser or within the Libby app on a mobile device.

Universal Class Learn the fundamentals like biology, chemistry, physics, medical terminology and more. Universal Class offers unlimited access to over 500 continuing education courses covering a broad range of topics. Classes are self-paced and instructor-led, with certified instructors available to answer questions and assess your performance. IACET certified, giving the option for CEUs (continuing education units) on approved courses, and over 100 video audit courses available.