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Databases & Learning Resources

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Welcome to our free learning and research resources. Our databases offer everything from language lessons to historical newspaper archives, from free courses on anything to business and company research. Peruse our broad collection to discover how our databases aren't just for research!


Select a database category below or select "Expand/Contract Questions and Answers" to view all NPL databases. Most databases require your 13 digit library card number.

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  • A to Z List of Databases

  • Auto Repair

  • Biographies, History and Genealogy

  • Books and Literary Criticism

  • Business Resources

  • Educational Resources

  • Government Resources

  • Health and Medicine

  • Languages