Reference

All reference materials are available free with a library card.

Reference materials available from the Mid-Hudson Library system

Click on the icons to go to that service. You will need to enter your library card number and PIN number


MedlinePlus - health information


MedlinePlus – health information from the U.S. National Library of Medicine  and National Institutes of Health. English and Spanish

Home Access magazines, newspapers, and more

HOMEACCESS provides you with links to subscription newspaper (e.g. New York Times) and magazine articles (e.g. Consumer Reports) and other virtual reference resources.


Smart Buying

“Smart Buy” can help you find sites to answer all shopping related question from how to find out your credit score to selling on eBay.


Online resume builder, career assessment test as well as other prep tests.


Chilton Auto Repair Guides

Automotive Repair Information for Do-It-Yourself (DIY) People.


College Prep Tools

Help to find and pay for college, practice SAT’s  and PSAT’s and more.

Practice tests ged, sat, civil service


The Practice Test – test prep for high school exams (AP and GRE), college exams (PSAT, SAT and more); graduate school exams (GRE, LSAT, MCAT & more) & career exams for the police, firefighters, EMTs, postal workers, military & civil service.


Genealogy Materials Heritage Quest


HeritageQuest® Online –  comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.


get help finding a job

Getting Help Finding a Job – answers to frequently asked job related questions, such as “Where can I search for local jobs online?”  or  “What do I need to know about Workmans’ Compensation?”


mango languages

Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian and Russian and more.


Download audio books - Overdrive

OverDrive allows you to download audiobooks to your computer, mp3 player, IPod, or IPhone.