Use AtoZdatabases to find information about businesses, including healthcare professionals, and people in order to create mailing lists and sales leads or to find a job.
A core resource for academic research on a wide range of subjects. Full text for more than 2,100 academic journals.
Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events from news sources spanning the U.S. including the Providence Journal and Westerly Sun. (Remote users- enter your 14 digit Westerly Library card to access.)
Web portal providing access to over 50,000 hours of public television and radio programming aired over the past 70 years. The American Archive of Public Broadcasting (AAPB) is a collaboration between the Library of Congress and the WGBH Educational Foundation to coordinate a national effort to preserve at-risk public media before its content is lost to posterity.
Full text biographies of notable figures.
Comics Plus is a digital platform offering unlimited access to thousands of digital comics, graphic novels and manga to Westerly Library card holders. You can access titles using a smartphone, tablet.
The easy to use interface makes it simple to find reliable health and mental health information.
These practice tests are good for the instruction permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test.
A valuable resource for educators and students from primary to high school.
Vital sources of information that support the public's right to know about the workings and essential activities of the Federal Government.
A next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device!
From Microsoft Office and email, to reading, math, and more—GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 200 topics, including more than 7,000 lessons, more than 1,000 videos, and more than 50 interactives and games, completely free.
GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV!
Offers a broad selection of more than 30,000 films including quality documentaries, feature films, foreign language films and training videos from producers including PBS, BBC, The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses and thousands of independent filmmakers. Click here to learn how to get started!
Free courses, practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners, including adult learners, to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
Find practice tests and tutorials on a wide variety of subjects!
Learn about what life was like living in colonial times, including clothing, family life, trades and jobs.
Features an expansive collection of plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies, and content from prominent literary journals.
Mango Languages helps you learn new languages and connect with new cultures (over 60 of 'em!).