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Randolph Township Free Public Library

Library: Online Resources

Reference Databases

With your library card, you have free access from home to high-quality reference database subscriptions paid for by the Randolph Township Free Public Library, the M.A.I.N. consortium, the Highlands Regional Library Cooperative, or the New Jersey State Library.

New Jersey State Library Databases

New Jersey State Library

The JerseyClicks One Search portal searches the group of databases provided by the New Jersey State Library. Enter your search term(s) below and results will open in a new window.

Randolph Library Databases

The library subscribes to a collection of full-text newspaper and magazine databases and to several online encyclopedias. Click on a database name to view it. At the login screen, enter your Randolph Library card barcode number.

EBSCOhost MasterFILE Elite

MasterFILE Elite indexes 3,000 magazines, of which 1,700 are full text; Newspaper Source Plus offers full text for 700 regional, national, and international newspapers; EBSCOhost also includes health, business and children’s databases.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports is the largest, most trusted independent product testing organization in the world. They accept no advertising, pay for all the products they test, and, as a not for profit organization, they have no shareholders. Full text, 1991 to present. From home, login with your library card number.

Omnigraphics Health Reference Series

The Health Reference Series provides basic medical information for patients, families, caregivers and the general public. Each volume takes a particular topic and provides comprehensive coverage. This is especially important for people who may be dealing with a newly diagnosed disease or a chronic disorder in themselves or in a family member. People looking for preventive guidance, information about disease warning signs, medical statistics and risk factors for health problems will also find answers to their questions in this series.

HeritageQuest Online

One of the most valuable services available today for anyone researching ancestry in the United States. Search, view and print U.S. federal census records from 1790 through 1930, over 25,000 family and local history books and more.

EBSCO MyHeritage Library Edition

MyHeritage Library Edition features billions of primary historical records from the United States, Europe and other regions, with coverage spanning the past five centuries. Often accompanied by true document images, these records illuminate historical realities across a wide variety of regions.

Salem History

Includes complete content of The Decades - Salem’s critically acclaimed American history series; Great Events from History - The complete resource for worldwide events; Great Lives from History - The definitive, worldwide biographical resource; and Milestone Documents - A new, primary source series.

Salem Literature

Access Critical Insights: Authors with articles about Ernest Hemingway, Barbara Kingsolver, and Mark Twain, and Critical Insights: Works, including articles about Death of a Salesman, Dracula, The Grapes of Wrath, The Great Gatsby, Pride and Prejudice, To Kill a Mockingbird and many more!

Salem Health

Provides access to award-winning health reference works, including Magill’s Medical Guide, that helps bridge the gap between professional medical encyclopedias and popular self-help guides. It is an up-to-date and easy-to-use source of medical information for students, as well as general readers, including patients and caregivers.

Weiss Ratings: Consumer Guides

Weiss Ratings Consumer Guides offers easy-to-use tools to help you make informed decisions. Each easy-to-read, step-by-step guide is packed with accurate, unbiased information and recommendations. Weiss Ratings Consumer Guides offers easy explanations to hard-to-navigate financial decisions, removing the guesswork and confusion with straight talk and sound guidance. From home, you’ll need your library card number to login.

Online Databases at the Morris County Library

Additional databases provided by the Morris County Library and available to Randolph patrons with a valid library card number. View the available databases

M.A.I.N. Databases…Your Library@Home

All residents of the Morris County area can find reliable information on a wide variety of topics in the databases funded by M.A.I.N. and the state of New Jersey. View the available databases