Digital Newspapers & Magazines (note: you can get magazines on OverDrive!)
Statewide Digital Resources
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Search the full text of The Boston Globe (starting in 1980).
Search the full text of The New York Times (starting in 1985).
Enjoy a selection of 50 titles that are always available! No need to download--you can read them online or from your mobile device using the Libby app.
Popular Magazines includes 1,000 of the most searched magazines. Titles were selected based on actual publication searches performed by library patrons. This database is 100% full text and includes over 600 titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries."
eReference & Databases
Check out our online databases! (You may need to provide your library card number to log in to the databases from home.)
These databases are provided through the Kirkman Trust, the Massachusetts Library Board of Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Find dozens of full-text reference books in our online GALE Virtual Reference collection.
*Click on the thumbnail to get to the database.
Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Children's Museum
Cahoon Museum of American Art
Cape Cod Museum of Art
Cape Cod Maritime Museum
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
USS Constitution Museum
Whydah Pirate Museum
You can reserve passes by calling the Library or dropping in. Most passes have a three-day loan period and are good for parties of two or more; one pass per CLAMS card.
A collection of quick links to useful online resources