The Building is Closed; the Library is open.

John Jermain will be closed at least through May 29, 2020 in compliance with “Shelter in Place” mandates. Our online resources, e-books, programs, and reference services are still available. For updated information on the library and COVID-19, visit our FAQ page or follow our blog, It’s Germane.

Adults

Learning & Research


Use our databases to do research, find your ancestors, learn how to fix a car, investigate products and much more.

Recommended Library Databases

Live-brary

Live-brary
A comprehensive group of online research tools with which you can search for information in over 30 categories including Arts, Business, DIY Car & Home, Humanities, Newspapers, Magazines and Travel.  Live-brary.com research databases include both popular and academic reference works and genealogical resources
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Ancestry
Search for your ancestors from over two billion names listed in this comprehensive genealogical database.  For a limited time, ancestry will be accessible at home with your library card while the library building is closed.
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Brainfuse Adult Learning Center
Access to adult learning services including GED prep, 24/7 writing lab, live tutoring, career resources, U.S. citizenship prep, MS Office Essential Skills Series and more.
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Consumer Reports
ConsumerReports.org features ratings and recommendations on thousands of products and services in categories including appliances, cars, electronics and computers, home and garden, health and fitness and much more.
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CultureGrams
Concise, reliable and up-to-date country reports on 200 cultures of the world. A trusted perspective on our changing world.
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Home Improvement Resource Center
Provides access to detailed “how-to” information for home improvement and repair projects.
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LawDepot
Create an account and then start preparing your own legal forms.
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ReferenceUSA
Reference USA provides business and consumer research.  It offers a full-service platform which helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people.
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