Gale Virtual Reference Library - "a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7." Includes sources in medicine, law, environment, business, history, literature, science, and more.
The Library also subscribes to Encyclopedia Britannica online, which includes Compton's Encyclopedia, & Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia, an atlas, dictionaries & more. (Search Britannica from home through our Library Catalog. Do a search, then click on the "Search Britannica" button at the top of your screen.)
See also the complete list of our subscription databases.
The Library has many Reference books and sets available. Most of these can now be checked out. This includes encyclopedias, topical dictionaries, atlases, biographical encyclopedias, law books, and much more.
|Bing Maps||Maps Online - a nice collection of maps & links to maps|
| Google Maps
|CIA World Factbook||Official Time Clock|
|eHow - How to do just about anything||Timeline of History|
|How Stuff Works||WiseGeek|
|Internet Movie Database||World Clock & Time Zones|
|Ask Numbers - conversions||Currency Converter|
|Calculate Me - conversions & calculations||Distance Calculator (between places)|
|Consumer Price Index||International Database of statistics|
|BabelFish Translation||One Look Dictionary|
|Canadian Postal Code||Patent Search|
|Google Scholar - for more academic results||Zip Code Lookup|
|Merriam-Webster Dictionary & Thesaurus|
Disclaimer: Due to the ever-changing nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that the above links will remain valid. Similarly, we cannot be responsible for changes in the content of the sources to which we link, or the content of sources accessed through secondary links. As with printed information, users are encouraged to evaluate the validity of information found. Keene Public Library provides these links as a convenience to our users, and the inclusion of any links does not imply endorsement.