eLibrary: Research

Simply enter your library membership number and PIN to access any of these resources for free through your library membership.

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Choice Magazine             

Choice Magazine offers unbiased product reviews, comparisons and consumer action reports via the website
or app (
apple or android). Ensure your choices are informed!


Ancestry is the world's largest online family history resource.

Access Ancestry Library Edition on any computer in every library or via the app (apple or android) through the library's free wifi.

This resource can only be used in the library.

British Newspapers Archive 

Search the contents of British newspapers dating from 1716 to the 1900s. You will need to register  with an email address and password and to sign in when accessing the newspapers each time.

This resource can only be used in the library. There is also an apple app.

Gale Historical Newspapers

 Discover documents from over 500 years of world history.Explore historical newspapers and periodicals from the UK including Daily Mail, Illustrated London News, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph and The Times Digital Archive. Fully text searchable, view entire pages or individual articles and save, bookmark, e-mail and print results.  Enter your library card number to access from home.