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NoveList K-8 Plus

  • Recommended reading lists
  • Award Winners
  • Lexile Reading Levels
  • Parent resources

NoveList Plus

  • Recommended reading lists
  • Award Winners
  • Author Read-alikes
  • Book Discussion Guides

Gale Courses

  • Professional development
  • College readiness
  • Personal enrichment
  • Sessions start monthly
  • Use your library card to register for a free class

  • Technology, creative, and business skills
  • Thousands of video tutorials
  • Self-directed, self-paced learning
  • Any skill level
  • Use your library card and PIN to log in


  • Magazine and Journal articles
  • Websites
  • Images
  • Informe! (Spanish language magazines and pamphlets)
  • And more
  • Frequently Asked Questions

Gale Databases

  • Accurate and authoritative reference content
  • Magazine and Journal articles
  • Cross-searchable
  • Variety of subjects including nursing, military and intelligence, literary, small business sources, and much more

Gale Virtual Reference Library

  • eBooks
  • Encyclopedias
  • Reference material

Biography In Context

  • Biographies of influential people
  • Search by occupation, nationality, or ethnicity
  • Search by article, reference work, or primary source
  • Search Tips

Science In Context


  • High-quality articles licensed from reputable publishers, recognized by library professionals
  • Grades K-12
  • Primary source documents

Testing & Education Reference Center

  • TASC & SAT exam practice
  • Civil Service exam practice
  • Citizenship exam practice

Legal Forms

  • Real estate contracts & Landlord-tenant agreements
  • Wills
  • Bankruptcy forms
  • Divorce forms
  • Search Tips

Mergent Archives

  • Historical Annual Reports
  • Municipal, Corporate, & Government Manuals
  • Country & Industry Reports
  • Ford Equity Research Reports

Mergent Intellect

Consumer Reports

  • Ratings and reviews
  • Advice & tips
  • Covers many consumer products and services

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

  • How-to instructions
  • Creative craft ideas
  • Articles

Home Improvement Reference Center

  • How-to instructions
  • Home repair
  • Home improvement

Tumblebook Library

  • An online database of animated, talking picture books which you can read, or have read to you.

Ancestry Library

  • Ancestry presents comprehensive genealogy resources including federal and state census images, military records, immigration and passenger list records, indexes of vital statistics, and more.
  • Ancestry is only available within the library.


  • Personal histories
  • Historical military records
  • Special collections


  • Complete 1790-1940 U.S. Federal Census
  • Revolutionary War pension files
  • Family and local history books and city directories
  • The Periodical Source Index (PERSI)
  • Much more!

Community Heritage Online Database

  • Obituaries from The Bremen Enquirer
  • Bremen Cemetery records from Bremen Clerk's office
  • Local veterans of the Civil War, WWI, and WWII
  • Links to recommended websites for genealogy and family history research

Indiana History Primary Source Documents

  • State and regional histories
  • Personal narratives and memoirs
  • Pamphlets and political speeches
  • Sermons and songs
  • Children's books