Search one or all of our academic databases, provided by JerseyClicks, at once. Academic Search Premier contains thousands of full-text articles. If you’re in need of academic articles for a school paper, this is the place to look. Resources are available for elementary level (Primary Search), middle-school (Middle Search Plus) and the high school level.
Interested in your finding your ancestors and building your family tree? Ancestry.com has millions of documents and images to discover, from immigration & military records, to birth, death & marriage certificates. Note: In-library access only. From NJ State Library.
Get the latest, unbiased reviews & ratings on consumer products before you make the final decision. Print copies (2016-present) are available at the Information Desk for reference.
The general knowledge encyclopedia for learners of all ages, this reference center covers most school subjects, including biographies, plus images & videos. Includes specific sections for Children & Young Learners.
Millions of rights-cleared images. No more worrying about infringing copyrights when grabbing images for projects.
Hundreds of courses and lectures, from subjects like History, Economics, and Science all the way to Hobbies, Food & Wine, and Professional Development. The Great Courses is offered through the Libby app, just click on Extras on the homepage and select “Great Courses”. Sign up with your Millburn Library card number and create a free account.
Hoopla has it all, right on your devices— books of all kinds, audiobooks, and shows. Better yet, there’s no waiting or placing holds— everything is instantly available. Borrow up to 15 items per month with your Hoopla account, provided by your Millburn Library card.
Researching local history? The Item of Millburn and Short Hills is fully digitized and available via the Library, with issues running all the way back from 1873 to 2009, plus issues of various other historical papers (current, paper issues are available in-library). The Archives also includes a search feature for research.
Search the countless publications and full-text articles provided by the State Library of New Jersey. Great for high school researchers.
Kanopy has movies, documentaries, TV series and more, with no waits at all. Watch up to 10 items per month with your Kanopy account, provided by your Millburn Library card. Best of all, check out the Kanopy Kids collection for unlimited kids movies & shows, animated storytimes, and other content like various educational series.
From eBooks to audiobooks to magazines (including many in different languages), Libby has an amazing collection of classic & recent titles. Take up to 5 items & 5 Holds out at once! Libby also includes The Great Courses, IndieFlix, and Universal Class (available on the homepage under Extras).
With Meescan you can check out Millburn library items, right on your phone, in just a few seconds— no need to wait in line. Download the app, then just open it, register with your library card, and aim the camera at the barcode on the back of your items— and that’s it. E-receipts are emailed to you right after, too.
Researching a historical event? Use Proquest’s historical archives, which holds the New York Time‘s issues from 1851-1857, 1857-1922, and 1923-now.
Researching local NJ history? Many libraries have their town newspapers digitized and available (often in-library only) for use by patrons.
Print straight from your own devices with our print mobile app! After downloading, just click on “No Printer Selected” to type in 07041 to find “Millburn Library.” Then, just upload your print jobs and head over to the Print Release Station by the Information Desk to pay & print.
Containing directories for: U.S./Canadian Businesses, New Businesses, U.S./Canadian White Pages, U.S. Healthcare (Physicians & Dentists), and U.S. New Movers/Homeowners. Provided by the NJ State Library, just scroll to Reference Solutions in the database list to access.
Courtesy of the State Library of New Jersey, Rosetta Stone offers over 25 languages to learn, including English (ESL) courses. Click “Register”, then enter your Millburn Library card number. Then, create an account, choose your language, and click “Launch” to open the app itself.
Looking for a bit of convenience? SimplyE offers nearly all our ebook & audiobook offerings, in one place. Titles from Libby, Advantage OneDrive, Axxis360, and the DPLA Open Bookshelf are all here. Original loan/hold policies still apply to items from their original app.
Just for the kids, Tumblebooks has tons of ebooks for children, including books that are read-aloud and even animated. The username for these collections is: tumble735, and the password is: books.
With over 500 online courses in every subject imaginable, from Business to Web Development and Real Estate to Self-Help, this is the place to diversify and deepen your professional and personal skillset. Universal Class is now available in the Libby app, under “Extras” at the top of the app homepage, or at the Universal Class website.
Research the latest stock market trends, download the reports, and get educated on financial topics like portfolios and stock options. Note: In-library access only.
Open Library has a huge selection of eBooks, and you can check out up to 10 eBooks at once for 2-weeks apiece— best of all, you can preview any book for 1 hour instantly. The Internet Archive has millions of items, from books to old movies & music, images, old software, and even archived webpages via the Wayback Machine, which lets you “time-travel” the Internet. Project Gutenberg has 60k+ eBooks with instant access. Lastly, for more historical, academic materials, check out the World Digital Library, or HathiTrust.
The Handbook contains entries on hundreds of careers & professions, and provides data on each: median pay, typical entry-level education, number of current jobs, job outlook, duties, how to become one, and much more. A great resources for incoming college students while deciding on a major, or anyone in a career switch.