A-Z Databases

Explore our eLibrary of online databases to find the best digital resources for school, work and home! With these resources you can find an article, discover your next book, trace a family tree, learn a new language, and more. You will need a valid Easton Area Public Library barcode number to access many of these resources.


New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.

This collection includes hundreds of eBooks from renowned family publisher Cricket Media. It can help build strong literacy skills in students from grades pre-K to 8 by offering digital access to award-winning, short-form fiction and nonfiction titles. This unique eBook collection explores a wide range of subjects to help young readers explore and expand their worlds.

This database provides coverage in areas including history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology. All newspaper, magazine, and reference book content is 100% full text, editorially-selected and indexed from over 2,200 reliable, high-quality global sources, including 400 full-text nonfiction books and around 300 full-text book chapters from publishers such as Britannica, World Book, Rosen Publishing Group, Enslow, and ReferencePoint Press. Also find:

  • Controversial Issues: Over 80 issues including Alien Life and UFOs, Animal Shelters, Coral Reefs, Coronavirus, Cryptozoology, Election 2020, Fake News, Girls and Women in Sports, Honeybee Population, Prisons, Racism, School Lunches, Service and Support Animals, Student-Athlete Compensation, and Transportation.
  • Animal Facts: Over 325 animal fact pages including Asian Water Buffalo, Brown Recluse Spider, Elk, Funnel Web Spider, Howler Monkey, Piranha, Quetzal, Quokka, Spider Monkey, Yak
  • Famous People: Over 200 famous people/biographies pages including Bill Clinton, Christa McAuliffe, Chuck Berry, Frida Kahlo, John Lewis, Kobe Bryant, Langston Hughes, Marion Anderson, Pele, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Greta Thunberg, Hank Aaron, Joe Biden, Joy Harjo, and Kamala Harris.
  • Country Facts: 200 Country Fact pages with sections including information on population, government type, government official, agriculture, language, and holidays.

Whether you’re a true language learning beginner, dusting off your old high school Spanish, or eager to tackle your tenth language—Transparent Language Online will help you get started and stick with it! With this resource you can:

  • Learn 120+ languages, including:
    • American Sign Language
    • English (ESL/ELL) learning content for speakers of over 30 languages
      30+ endangered North American and world languages (with more added every year!)
  • Practice listening, speaking, reading, and writing/typing with interactive lessons and courses
  • Build and maintain your vocab with vocab-focused lessons and a strategic review system that keeps it all fresh
  • Learn anytime, anywhere with mobile apps that include offline and hands-free modes
  • Explore a wide range of interests through courses focused on travel, workplace language, and beyond.

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