Library Databases

NYPL Databases Portal

Search NYPL databases using your NYPL barcode or register for one online:

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GALE Databases Portal

Cross-search all GALE databases at the same time.


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Vetted Websites

The following websites are valuable because they provide access to credible information. They have been evaluated for currency, relevance, authority, accuracy and purpose.

Library of Congress   Digital Public Library of America
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The Library of Congress, located in Washington, DC., is the National Library of the United States. The enormous size and variety of its collections make it the largest library in the world.   This is a digital collection of images, text and sounds from across the United States.

Subject Specific Websites

Energy Information Administration The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine United States Department of Energy
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The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) collects, analyzes, and disseminates independent and impartial energy information to promote sound policymaking, efficient markets, and public understanding of energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are private, nonprofit institutions that provide expert advice on some of the most pressing challenges facing the nation and the world. The mission of the Energy Department is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.