Online Library by Subject

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Ancestry.com

Ancestry.com

1790-1940 Census data, passenger lists, birth, death, & marriage records.
In-Library use only. Remote access is not available.

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

Ratings, reviews and recommendations for thousands of products and services.

Craftsy

Craftsy

Over 1,400 in-depth instructional videos for all creative makers from basic instruction to advanced techniques for fabric and yarn crafts, baking, drawing, and much more.

To access Craftsy, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on Craftsy.

Creativebug

Creativebug

Unlimited access to thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Driving-Tests.org

Driving-Tests.org

Driving-Tests.org offers access to Connecticut DMV handbooks and practice tests to help you prepare for your learner’s permit, driver’s license, motorcycle license or commercial driver’s license

Duolingo

Duolingo

Free language-learning courses in Spanish, French, Italian and more.

FamilySearch

FamilySearch

FamilySearch is the world’s largest repository of free genealogical records, based in the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah. Records from over 130 countries include birth, marriage, death, census, probate, land, military, International Genealogical Index, and more. In-Library use only. Remote access is not available.

hoopla

hoopla

Music, movies, TV, e-books, audiobooks and comics.

iNDIEFLIX

iNDIEFLIX

A streaming movie service that offers access to pop culture favorites, box office hits, award-winning feature films, documentaries, and shorts.

To access iNDIEFLIX, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on iNDIEFLIX.

JobNow

JobNow

Interview coaching, resume assistance, career guidance, and an Adult Learning Center.

Overdrive

Overdrive

Tens of thousands of e-books and audiobooks in our digital collection as well as full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading.

researchIT CT

researchIT CT

researchIT CT provides students, faculty and residents with online access to essential library and information resources. It is administered by the Connecticut State Library in conjunction with your local library.

The Great Courses

The Great Courses

Unlimited access to hundreds of courses for lifelong learning and personal enrichment on subjects like history, food & wine, finance, travel and much more.

To access The Great Courses, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on The Great Courses.

Universal Class

Universal Class

Learn anything, anytime and anywhere with over 500 lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs).

To access Universal Class, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on Universal Class.