NEW!

West Bridgewater Patron Access to Qello Concerts

The greatest concerts and music documentaries are right here. With new releases every week, from iconic stars to today’s best artists, you’ll never run out of amazing shows to watch. Watch Qello Concerts on your big screen with Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Sony, and more. Classical, Country, Rock ‘n roll, World.. This is the world’s largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand to just about any digital device. It’s like a never-ending concert ticket.

Genealogy Resources:

Ancestry

Ancestry.com: available from our in-house library computers

 

HeritageQuest

 

Heritage Quest: start your family history search here from home

 

Online Continuing Education:

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This is the premiere video online instructional course catalog. They wrote the book on video tech instruction. And you can take ALL the classes for free, on your own timetable. All you need is your library card # and your PIN (which is usually the last four digits of your phone #).

 

adobecreativecloudAdobe Creative Cloud:

Available on one seat in the WBPL, all the power of Adobe is available to the user – Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Acrobat, Flash Builder, Bridge, Audition, and more. Build your project here and save your work to the cloud. See full list here.

 

Databases & News Sources with Archives:

Hoopla: the best streaming resource for music, movies, graphic novels, audiobooks, ebooks

Newspapers available through our network: Boston Globe (1980 -) & New York Times (1985 -)

Novelist K – 8: Reader’s Advisory for the younger set

Novelist Plus: what should I read next?

Gale databases available to our patrons and paid for by the state

Britannica Online

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The career section has a wonderful selection of up-to-date books on financing your college career, job hunting skills, college prep tests, career exams and selecting the college of your choice.

Doing a research paper and need to find the right book, come to the library’s reference section and check out the many books that can be used to enhance your bibliography.

Need to search further to get a hard-to-find item?

Commonwealth Catalog: a statewide place to order books

How-to directions for Digital Media Lab:

Photo & Slide Scanner directions                 VHS to Digital Conversion