Online Resources

Learn how to use all our digital resources with tutorial videos and more!


  • Ancestry logoAncestry Library Edition  - Discover your family history. Available in the library on our public computers.


  • AtoZ World Food AtoZ World Food -   More than 7,000 traditional recipes from 174 countries, along with thousands of ingredient, food culture, and reference articles, making it the largest food database of its kind.

  • Brittanica Library logoBritannica Library - Digital Encyclopaedia Britannica and more!



  • Consumr Reports logoConsumer Reports - View ratings and reviews for thousands of items. Access it directly from inside the library. Requires a Dartmouth SAILS library card for remote access.



  • Freding logoFreading - Thousands of ebooks 24/7 with no waiting. Requires a Dartmouth SAILS library card.



  • Freegal logoFreegal  Music Downloads - Download music from Freegal – 5 songs per week with your Dartmouth library card as well as streaming 3 hours a day. Thousands of popular artists in hundreds of musical genres under the Sony Music label.


  • HeritageQuest logoHeritageQuest - You’ll find census records, family histories, published genealogies, historical books, Revolutionary War records, Freedmans Bank records, and more to help you trace your American ancestors path across history. This genealogy tool allows remote access with a Dartmouth library card.

  • Atomic Training logo Hoonuit - Video-based short tutorials on popular software apps like Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Open Office, etc. and devices like the iPad or iPhone - Complete Course Listing.



  • hoopla digitalHoopla - Instantly stream movies, TV, music albums, eAudiobooks, eBooks, and comics/graphic novels. Your Dartmouth library card offers up to 5 titles per month. Either install the hoopla app on your mobile device or visit to use it on a computer.

  • Kanopy - Streaming Films with Library CardKanopy - Stream films anytime, anywhere on your preferred devices - Free with your Dartmouth library card.



  • Mango languages logoMango – Learn over 60 foreign languages and over 15 ESL courses. Learn anytime, anywhere with remote access and free mobile apps.



  • NoveliNovelist Plusst Plus easily find read-alikes for popular authors, book discussion guides, award lists and much more!


  • Overdrive logoOverdrive/Libby – Download eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, music and videos with your SAILS library card. Free apps for mobile devices, including Libby the app that makes Overdrive easier to use.


  • SSails Mobile Appails Mobile App- Manage your library card with an app on your smartphone. Access your library's catalog, your account, the latest news and events, and so much more!


  • logo State databasesState Databases - Indexes to magazine & journal articles, many in full text with graphics; Biographies of the famous and not-so-famous; Company profiles and financial information; and newspapers from New England and the USA, most in full text.


  • Tumblebooks logoTumblebooks - Animated talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.




  • Valueline logoValue Line - Their investment research helps you to be more confident when making personal investment decisions.