Library Resources

Helpful Instructions:

Using OverDrive to download eBooks & audiobooks

HomeAccess
OverDrive

New York State Talking Book & Braille Library

Magazines
Log in with your library card barcode and PIN to access the digital collection of over 1,000 magazines in Popular Magazines or any of the specialized magazine collections.
Gale: Popular Magazines
Home Improvement Collection
Garden Collection
Culinary Arts Collection
U.S. History Collection
World History Collection
Pop Culture Collection
Diversity Collection
Small Business Collection
Newspapers
Log in with your library card barcode and PIN for access to over 1,100 newspapers, including historical materials.
InfoTrac Newsstand
New York Times
New York Times Bestsellers
Hudson River Valley Heritage
   

Education & Learning

Log in with your library card barcode and PIN to access Mango Languages and Universal Class.

Mango Languages

Mango Languages has interactive language lessons for over 45 foreign languages and 15 ESL courses

Universal Class brings libraries lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs). More than 500 courses are available, and all are designed and led by professional instructors to build deeper understanding and mastery of subject matter. Universal Class includes videos, assignments, quizzes, tests, and options for social media interaction with other learners. Patrons may take multiple classes and learn at their own pace.

  Literacy Connections    
Job Assistance
Log in with your library card barcode and PIN for access to practice tests and study guides for high school, college, and graduate school exams, plus career & civil service exams. Also, get expert resume, interview and job search assistance.
JobNow!
Vocations & Careers Collection
 
Homework Help & Summer Reading Requirements

Log in with your library card barcode and PIN for access to practice tests and study guides for high school, college, and graduate school exams, plus Gale's Opposing Viewpoints and Scholastic's Grolier Online. 

Opposing Viewpoints

Research in Context  
Just for Kids

Log in with your library card barcode and PIN for access to kid-friendly resources, such as eBooks and educational tools.

Experience stories in action with TumbleBooks.  These animated, talking picture books teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.  The collection also includes National Geographic videos and games.

Kids eReading Room
Tumblebooks
Kids' Port
Kids InfoBits
 
Newbery & Caldecott Awards

Quick links to the catalog for:

   
Driver Education

The free driver's education program provides you with access to car practice tests, motorcycle practice tests, Commercial Driver's License practice tests and online driver's manuals.

   
Health
Log in with your library card barcode and PIN for access to health topics.
Health Reference Center
   
Business
Log in with your library card barcode and PIN for access to company histories and profiles, industry reports,  magazines and journals.
Business Insights: Essentials
Small Business Collection
 
Town of LaGrange & Dutchess County
Access town and county resources, including a quick link to a printable version of the Voter Registration Form.

Town of LaGrange

Dutchess County

Dutchess County Board of Elections

Dutchess County Tourism

This Dutchess County Government resource provides useful information for families and individuals with special needs on local services, information, and community events.

 
Schools & Sports
Access local schools and sports organizations.
Arlington Central School District
Wappingers Central School District
Poughkeepsie Day School
LaGrange Soccer Club
LaGrange Youth Baseball & Softball