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With our Premium Online Resources and your Watertown Library Card you have access to top electronic databases, digital publications, internet directories, online tests, tutorials & learning, magazines, ebooks, videos and so much more!

EBSCO Publishing - Magazine Articles & More

Search a broad range of full text magazines, journals, newspapers, newswires, transcripts, pamphlets, reports, biographies, primary source documents, almanacs, dictionaries, encyclopedias, photos, maps, flags and more.

Current Events Research with Infobase

Infobase Learning is the web authority for researching current events and topical subject matter.

researchIT CT - Connecticut's Research Engine

Search thousands of popular & scholarly articles, from magazines, journals, newswire services and more. Search newspapers, health & science info (including: consumer and alternative health), business (including company information, Wall Street Journal, etc.), history and genealogy, Photographs, Informe (articles in Spanish) & much more.

Popular Magazines

Access many of the most popular magazines online.

LearningExpress Library

Interactive skill building courses in math, reading, and writing as well as a broad range of practice tests such as the SAT, GED, ASVAB, emergency services, real estate, and U.S. Citizenship exams at the Watertown library.

Nasa's Space Place

The Watertown Library Association is pleased to announce its community partnership with NASA's Space Place. Over 350 museums, planetariums and libraries participate in NASA's Space Place community partner program.

Watertown Library patrons can visit monthly displays in the library to keep abreast of NASA's exploration efforts along with a bi-monthly newsletter created exclusively for Community Partners.

JIIL Biblioboard

Enjoy everything in BiblioBoard Public, plus content your library has provided its patrons. BiblioBoard Patron offers exciting new fiction, popular comic books, award-winning videos, colorful children's books and much more.

Value Line: an investment research platform

Value Line offers investment research on companies, industries, markets and economies.

Brainfuse JobNow

Brainfuse JobNow is a live job assistance platform that offers live job coaching, real-time interview practice, a full-service resume lab, 24/7 access to local job resources and more.

America's News

Stay informed on local and national topics, people, and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of news sources spanning the U.S., including The Town Times.


Explore your family history with the premier collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 - today. HeritageHub helps you easily identify relatives, uncover new information and potentially unknown family members. Includes coverage from all 50 states, hard-to-find content from the mid 1900's, and original obituary images.

Black Life In America

The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media - including 400 current and historical Black publications.


Authoritative, money-saving car-care guidance available 24/7 through ChiltonLibrary. Chilton has been trusted by automotive enthusiasts and professionals for more than 100 years.

Legal Forms - CT

Get help with understanding common legal procedures and gain access to thousands of customizable legal documents.

Passenger & Immigration Lists Index

Passenger and Immigration Lists Index (PILI) covers more than 5 million names of persons who immigrated to North American between the late 1500s and mid 20th Century.

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