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EXPLORE OUR
DIGITAL LIBRARY!

Access our online resources for books, movies, music, research,
language learning & more. All available for FREE with your library card! 

(Some resources require a PIN number. Contact us to set one up.)

Click to access our
entire Digital Library!

Research & Learning

Ancestry.com
Library
Edition

Research your family tree. 
Thousands of genealogical databases, as well as historical information.

Consumer
Health
Complete

Convenient access to easily understandable health & medical information.  Search & browse
within medical encyclopedias, reference books, & magazine articles.

Explora
Quick
Search

Reliable content from the world's leading magazines & reference books.  Includes specialized research centers for students & teachers.

Hobbies & Crafts Reference
Center

Exclusive articles covering over
140 topics, as well as many other periodicals, books & videos that
focus on hobbies & crafts.

Literary
Reference Center
Plus

Information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Information Services.

Newspapers

Links to free newspaper sites in Louisiana & in other states.

World Book
Online
Encyclopedia

Online version of the renowned encyclopedia.  Available in French
& Spanish.

Biography Reference
Center

More than 450,000 full text biographies, including Biography Today & Biography Magazine.

DigitalLearn.org

Basic instruction in computers,
email, social media, & more!

Gale 
Legal
Forms

Official, state specific, federal, business, personal, real estate, & general forms covering hundreds of legal subjects & issues.

Home Improvement 
Reference Center

Designed to assist homeowners in
DIY home repair, maintenance, & remodeling projects. Step-by-step instructions for thousands of projects in the areas of plumbing, outdoor, woodworking, electrical, & decorating.

Louisiana
Digital
Library

An online library of over 144,000 digital materials about Louisiana's history, culture, places, and people.

Science Reference
Center

Provides easy access to a multitude
of full text science-oriented content. Contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. on a wide variety of subjects.

Business Searching Interface

Easy way to both browse & search
for country economic data,
company profiles, industry info,
& market research.

EBSCOhost

Use a variety of full-text databases from leading information providers
for research & personal learning.

History
Reference
Center

Full text from reference books; encyclopedias; non-fiction books; periodicals; historical documents; biographies of
historical figures; & historical
photos, maps, & video.

Legal Information Reference
Center

Provides online full text for many
of the top consumer legal reference books & contains more than 310
full-text publications & thousands
of legal forms. 

Louisiana Public Documents Digital Archive

Collection of more than 20,000 Louisiana born-digital public documents, most since 2002. Located in the digital resources repository of the State Library of Louisiana.

Small Business Reference
Center

Up-to-date  information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management & sales.

Entertainment

Author
Check

 

Library service enabling you to
create a list of your favorite authors that are currently available in your library’s catalog.

Brittanica
eBooks

Hundreds of full color & black &
white non-fiction downloadable
e-books for ages preschool to 18.

CreativeBug

Online video arts & crafts workshops.  Learn how to paint, knit, crochet, sew, screen print, & more.

hoopla
Digital

Borrow movies, TV shows, music or audiobooks using your library card. Download the app to enjoy content from your digital device.

Novelist
Plus

Discover new books & authors based on what you like to read. Includes summaries & series order for titles. Special features include author read-alikes & book discussion guides.

Book Index
with
Reviews

Full-text reviews of books, music,
& DVD/video titles.

cloudLibrary

Browse, borrow & read popular
fiction & non-fiction e-books &
e-audiobooks.  Download the app
to enjoy content from your
digital device.

Flipster

Read magazines on your computer
or digital device. Download the Flipster app to load magazines
onto your tablet & access them
at any time.

Louisiana Public Library eBook
Collection

Gateway to multiple resources providing eBooks and eAudiobooks
to Louisiana Public Library users
of all ages.

TumbleBook
Cloud

A database of e-books & other digital content for grades 6-12, featuring more than 1000 titles, including student-favorite Graphic Novels, enhanced e-books with full audio narration & highlighted text, classic literature, Nat Geo videos, & more!

Books
in Print
2.0

The world's largest bibliographic resource, with a comprehensive database of more than 19 million books, audio books, & video titles.

Comics Plus
Library Edition

A collection of 20,000 digital comic book single issues & graphic novels with no hold, limits, or waiting lists.

Freegal
 

Access & download 15 million songs, including Sony Music's catalog of legendary artists, & over 15,000 music videos.

NewsStand by cloudLibrary
 

Download & read popular magazine titles from anywhere on your PC or mobile devices.

TumbleBook
Library

A collection of children's e-bookswith more than 1100 titles for grades K-6, including unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish & French. Plus, the collection features Graphic Novels - a student favorite!

Education & Career

Homework
Louisiana

Receive homework help & tutoring
for Kindergarten through the basic college level from a live online tutor for free.  Practice your skills, prepare for tests, write papers, & get help with finding a job all with HomeworkLA!

Learning
Express

3.0

Online tests, courses, software tutorials, & career preparation for students & adults.

Language Learning

Pronunciator

Learn one of 80 languages, practice English as a Second Language or
study for the citizenship test.

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