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  • U.S. Major Dailies

    The U.S. Major Dailies provides full-text access to the five most respected US national and regional newspapers: The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune. This is the ideal place to find timely coverage of local, regional, and world events with journalistic balance and perspective as well as the crossword puzzles you know and love.

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  • College Center

    This center provides valuable resources that help college students strengthen their academic skills, prepare for placement tests, and get ready for graduate school entrance exams.

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  • College Preparation Center

    Getting into college is an important step to building a strong future. First, you must do well on your college admission tests and write a personal essay that highlights your special talents. Use this center to get the resources you need to achieve your college preparation goals.

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  • Driving Test Prep

    Thanks to a partnership with, the Mahwah Public Library is proud to offer free online test prep for students preparing for their NJ driving tests! Visit their exclusive website, where you can choose from several different permit tests. No library card number or personal information is needed! This resource is also great for anyone looking to brush up on their knowledge of New Jersey’s traffic laws or interested in getting their motorcycle license. A helpful FAQ section addresses questions residents might have about visiting their local DMV.

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  • ERIC (EbscoHost)

    ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources, with more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.

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  • GreenFILE (EbscoHost)

    GreenFILE provides indexing and abstracts for more than 538,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 5,800 records covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, drawing on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.

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  • Hoopla Digital

    Hoopla allows users to borrow thousands of ebooks, movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks and stream them right to your PC, smartphone or tablet - all you need is a valid library card!

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  • JobNow by Brainfuse

    Live, anytime, anywhere job assistance, including up-to-date nation-wide and local job search engines, professional resume critique and proven interview techniques. Experience personalized career center seamlessly integrated with advanced virtual technology to help job seekers of diverse backgrounds and needs.

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  • Kanopy

    Kanopy is an online streaming service with access to thousands of documentary, foreign,and independent films. You can access Kanopy from your smart device.

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  • Popular Software Tutorials

    If you’re looking to keep up, stay competitive, or get ahead, you’ll need to know how to use today’s most popular computer programs, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and more. These easy-to-use courses will teach you everything you need to know and help make your goals a reality—all designed to fit your current skill level and schedule.

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  • ReferenceUSA

    Provides detailed, current directory information on more than 12 million U.S. Businesses, 102 million U.S. residents, 683,000 U.S. healthcare providers, 1 million Canadian businesses and 11 million Canadian residents

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  • Rosetta Stone

    Want to learn a new language or advance your skills in one you are already learning? Mahwah Library is now offering Rosetta Stone through the New Jersey State Library. Start your interactive language-learning journey today and choose from 30 different languages.

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  • Salem Health

    Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works. Magill’s Medical Guide, in its various editions, has been glowingly reviewed by every major reference reviewer. It is a staple in high school, college, public and medical school libraries. The Guide is a perfect mix of accessibility and depth, providing general readers with an authoritative reference source that helps bridge the gap between medical encyclopedias for professionals and popular self-help guides. It is an up-to-date and easy-to-use compendium of medical information suitable for student research as well as use by general readers, including patients and caregivers.

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  • Salem History

    Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets. Salem currently offers this service with many series of historical reference: Milestone Documents - A new, primary source series Great Lives from History - The definitive, worldwide biographical resource Great Events from History - The complete resource for worldwide events Musicians & Composers - Biographical profiles of important figures in all genres of music Great Athletes - A comprehensive look at over 1,400 sports heroes and legends Weapons & Warfare - A historical view of the development of weapons and military tactics

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  • Salem Science

    Salem Science is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets. Titles currently available on Salem Science: Forensic Science The Solar System

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  • Small Business Resource Center

    This database offers users complete small business management resources via a combination of unparalleled periodicals and reference content. From conducting industry research to financial planning, to marketing a product and franchising a business, the Small Business Resource Center provides users with all the information they need to succeed.

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  • Value Line

    Value Line is a unique source of financial information designed to help investors make informed investment decisions that fit their individual goals and levels of risk.

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