Digital Services

Download/Stream Media

Hoopla – Download/stream music, movies, ebooks, audiobooks, and comics

Overdrive – Download ebooks and audiobooks

RBDigital – Download magazines

New York Times – Online access to the New York Times



EBSCOhost – Search for articles from journals and magazines

AtoZ Databases – Run business, marketing, and demographic searches

Portsmouth Exhibits – View our digitized local history collections

Novelist Plus – Search for readalikes, book discussions, and more

MorningStar – Look up stocks, mutual funds, and exchange traded funds


Learn – Learn computer, business, and technical skills

Mango Languages – Learn a new language, including English as a second language

Brainfuse – Get homework help and tutoring

Universal Class – Take online classes for continuing education credit – Take practice driving tests and review the driver’s handbook

Easy Bib – Citation guides for MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian styles


Library Services

Museum Passes – Reserve discounted museum passes for a specific date

3D Printing – Learn about our 3D printing service and request an object

Printeron – Send a document to our wireless printer

Device Help – Schedule a one-on-one appointment for help with common devices

My Account – Manage your library catalog account



HeritageQuest Online – A genealogy resource, including full text of historic texts and genealogies, Census, revolutionary War records, Persi, etc.

Ancestry Library Edition – A genealogical database, including access to Census, immigration, and military records, Social Security death index, etc. Covers the U.S., Canada, and Europe. In library access only.

Fold3 – Provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. – Includes 76 newspapers from the Northeast region of the United States. Its high quality digital images and powerful viewer provide the best look at these historical papers and makes it easy to print, save and share what you find.

New England Historic Genealogical Society – A Boston research library for genealogists and family historians and home to 12 million+ original documents, many of which are digitized and searchable through the library’s subscription. Includes full access to the 162+ volume NEHGS Register. In library access only. – A free genealogy website providing access to a large collection of resources from over 100 countries. Search over a billion names and images online.