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Databases and Online Catalogs
The Licia & Mason Beekley Community Library subscribes to several online databases in an effort to provide quality reference material to its patrons. These databases can be used at the library on all of the computers that provide Internet access. Many can now also be used from the convenience of your home computer if you hold a New Hartford library card. Follow the links below, making sure to note any required user name and password information. Clicking on a link will open a new window. To return to this screen, close the new window.

To access databases from your home or office in Connecticut, or any in the world, click on the "Access from Home" icon. Enter your entire 14-digit library barcode number from a valid card for any library in the State of Connecticut. Then choose from a wealth of databases, including the following:
Business & Company Resource center
Comprehensive company and industry information
Discovering Collection
A collection of 21 databases covering history, literature, biography, science and social studies.
Expanded Academic ASAP
Periodicals covering all academic concentrations.
General Reference center Gold
Multi-source general interest reference tool.
Health & Wellness Resource center
Medical information for health professionals and general readers.
Informe! (Revistas en Espanol)
Full-text Spanish-language and bilingual periodicals.
InfoTrac Junior Edition
Multi-source, curriculum based reference tool for junior high and middle school students.
InfoTrac Kids Edition
Full-text journals, maps, almanacs, and news articles for the K-6 student.
InfoTrac OneFile
General interest, business and periodicals.
InfoTrac Student Edition
Multi-source, curriculum based reference tool for high school students.
The New York Times
Full text, with 12 month rolling archive.
NewsBank: The Hartford Courant
Full text from 1992 to present.
What Do I Read Next?
Readers advisory tool for all age groups.
Wilson Biographies Plus
Illustrated profiles of over 72,000 individuals from antiquity to the present.