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Tag: eResources

hoopla for Digital Media

Beginning November 20, Hershey Public library offers patrons an extensive digital collection for reading, watching and listening enjoyment through hoopla. Stream on mobile devices with the FREE hoopla app through the App Store (see below), or on a computer in your web browser at www.hoopladigital.com. With the hoopla app on […]

Online Learning

Access free and unrestricted online learning when you create an account and log in, or register for a course on the websites below. Only requirement is access to the Internet.

Gale Courses

Welcome to Gale Courses – Create an account with a username and password and log in with your Hershey Public Library card to get started. Access over 300 online instructor-led courses that begin the 3rd Wednesday of every month and run for 6 weeks. You can even select future courses. […]

Links 4 You

A wealth of information in the form of links to useful websites. Page 1 – Address & Telephone Number Look Up, Antiques & Collectibles, Book Review Page 2 – Business & Finance Page 3 – College & Financial Aid, Consumer Information, Diversity Page 4 – Education, Food & Nutrition, Genealogy, […]

Power Library

The Pennsylvania Online World of Electronic Resources (hence P.O.W.E.R. Library) is a collection of 20 plus databases with subjects ranging from auto repair instructions (ARRC) to children’s material in Spanish (BookFlix). Provided by the Pennsylvania Public Libraries, School Libraries and the State Library, the POWER library enables patrons to access […]

Reference E-Books

  Click here or the GVRL button to access a collection of more than 50 online reference e-books that cover a variety of subjects from Arts to Technology. Download PDF, print or email an article, generate a citation, or download MP3 to listen to an article. Outside of the library, log […]

Genealogy

Researching your family history, or looking into the past of  historic sites? Click MyHeritage for a genealogy database from EBSCOhost. Click to read more or watch a short video.  Stop by the Reference desk for information. To access MyHeritage you must log in with your Hershey Public Library card that begins with 2901.    

More E-Books

Need help with an eReader? Call Heather at 717-533-6555 ext. 3706. Common OverDrive FAQs How do I get started? E-books and audiobooks in OverDrive explained. Which app is right for my device?  Get help with audiobooks. What is OverDrive Read and OverDrive Listen? What if I am having problems? Can […]

Digital Resources for Research (Database List)

Browse a list of databases providing full text current information on a variety of subjects from biography to science in popular reference books, encyclopedias, and primary sources. Helpful guidelines and video tutorials to improve your search experience. Log in with a Hershey Public Library card beginning with 2901…to access the […]