Adult Learning Center
Whether you are going back to school, switching jobs, or just want to brush up on an academic skill, our adult learning center is here to help. Our live coaches will help you write a winning resume, learn Microsoft Office, pass the GED, and more.
Ancestry Library Edition
A genealogical online service that provides access to more than one billion names in more than 3,000 databases, including digitized versions of primary source documents and a variety of genealogical research tools.
Now available from home through the end of the March 2021.
This website and accompanying app make our virtual summer reading game possible. Register through Beanstack and select Talbot County Free Library as your library to participate in our reading game this summer. You can track your reading, participate in fun activities, get reading recommendations, and reward yourself with entries in our end of summer prize drawings.
Scholastic BookFlix pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. By linking fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Live homework help, skills building, and adult learning resources available from 1-11pm everyday, plus writing labs and practice tests available 24/7
Repair and maintenance instruction for many vehicle makes and models
Learn a new craft or start a new project with access to 1000+ video classes
Gale Academic OneFile Select
Titles and journals for research across virtually all academic disciplines
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online.
Gale General OneFile
Full-text periodicals and popular magazines
Gale In Context: High School
Subject overviews, critical essays, biographies, multimedia and articles from reliable reference resources for high schoolers
Gale In Context: Middle School
Authoritative, multimedia reference content for middle school students
Gale In Context: Elementary
Research and homework help for K-5 learners
Gale Literature: Books & Authors
Explore your next reading adventure, searchable by topic, genre and more
Gale OneFile: News
Searchable access to over 1100 global newspapers, broadcasts and transcripts
Gale OneFile: High School Edition
Magazines, newspapers, journals and reference content for middle and high school students
Instead of spending hours scanning books for mentions of a family name, users can turn to Genealogy Connect for a one-stop search across multiple volumes, identifying connections and enriching family history.
Literary Reference Center
Access a comprehensive collection of author biographies, plot summaries, and book reviews, plus short stories, author interviews, and much more.
Over 70 world language courses and ESL/ELL courses with an engaging user interface, voice comparison, fresh design, foreign language films, and cultural anecdotes
MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
Interactive lessons, stories, and songs teach eight different foreign languages (French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, Russian, Chinese, and English) to children 6 and up.
Newsbank - Local Papers of Delmarva
Online, searchable access to the Star Democrat archives from Nov. 2005 through the current day, as well as other Delmarva newspapers.
Looking for a good book? NoveList Plus has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for all ages. NoveList's expertise in books and reading means that you'll always get the best help for finding just the right books.
Peterson's Test and Career Prep - Formerly Testing and Education Reference Center
Find colleges, graduate schools, specialty and career programs, and test preparation materials. Test preparation includes: SAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, MAT, NCLEX-PN, EMT, Firefighter, Praxis, and more!