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Your Prescott Public Library card provides free access to online resources and databases.

Explore these resources by topic or browse our A-Z listing.

Books & Movies

eBook Central

Thousands of electronic books from scholarly sources. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.

Kanopy

Video streaming service with more than 30,000 films, including theatrical and independent movies and documentaries. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.

Kanopy Kids

Video streaming service for kids with unlimited viewing.

Libby

Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.

Literature Resource Center

Articles by and about writers and their works.

NextReads

Newsletters provide reading recommendations to your inbox in more than twenty areas of interest!

NoveList

Offers read-alikes, recommended reads by genre, discussion guides, and more for fiction and nonfiction books.

Overdrive

Thousands of downloadable eBooks and downloadable audiobooks. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.

RBdigital

Thousands of digital magazines and audiobooks. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.

TeenBookCloud

More than 1,000 titles for teens, including graphic novels, enhanced eBooks with full audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, national geographic videos, and more!

TumbleBook Library

Digital books, puzzles, games, and language learning for kids of all ages.

WorldCat Discovery

An online catalog of items held in libraries across the county and available upon request.

Business & Nonprofit

Foundation Center

(available only at the library) Comprehensive, free public access to databases, directories, fundraising, and philanthropy publications and training resources.

Morningstar Investment Resource Center

Provides access to independent investment research. The library’s subscription allows one user at a time. Please try again if you cannot connect.

ReferenceUSA

Detailed information on more than 36 million U.S. businesses and more than 260 million U.S. residents.

Value Line

Reviews individual stocks and mutual funds. The library’s subscription allows three sessions at a time. Please try again if you cannot connect.

College & Career

Career Transitions

Resources for job seekers, including interactive practice interviews, job searches, career options, and resume and cover letter creation.

Learning Express Library

Test taking and job seeking resources.

Lynda.com

Online courses on topics such as marketing, business, Microsoft Office, C++, digital animation, photography and more!

Testing & Education Reference Center

Provides help with test preparation (GED, SAT, GRE, etc.), career exploration, and job applications.

Tutor.com

One-to-one assistance for students K-12 or job seekers.

Universal Class

Hundreds of online, self-paced classes including landscaping, medical billing, and cake decorating and so much more!

Genealogy & History

Ancestry.com

Research your family history through censuses and immigration records, court and legal documents, and more.

Digital Arizona Library

Arizonans can explore thousands of online articles and images from popular magazines, scholarly journals, current newspapers, and other reference works.

Digital Sanborn Maps

19th and 20th century historical fire insurance maps for many Arizona cities.

Fold3

Convenient access to U.S. military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

HeritageQuest

Comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in primary sources, local and family histories, research guides, census maps, and more.

General Reference

Academic OneFile

Full-text journals and reference sources covering academic subjects as well as archival access to periodicals, podcasts, and news transcripts.

Britannica Library

Encyclopedia articles, downloadable videos, a world atlas, primary source documents, and thousands of images.

General OneFile

General-interest periodical resource with reference, newspaper, and audio content along with a collection of magazines and newspapers.

Power Search

Search all Gale reference resources through this one search platform.

Kids & Teens

Biography in Context

In-depth source of biographical information, using both print and multimedia sources.

Britannica Library

Encyclopedia articles, downloadable videos, a world atlas, primary source documents, and thousands of images.

Elementary in Context

Research information for primary school age.

Global Issues in Context

Ties together news, global viewpoints, reference, country information, primary source documents, videos, and statistics to analyze critical global issues.

Global Road Warrior

Provides country facts, climate, society and culture, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, transportation, maps, communications, and much more.

High School in Context

Cross-curricular content to support resource and critical-thinking skills.

Kanopy Kids

Video streaming service for kids with unlimited viewing.

Learning Express Library

Test taking and job seeking resources.

Libby

Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.

Mango Languages

Online language learning for more than 70 languages, including English.

NoveList K-8 Plus

A tool for kids, parents, and teachers to find books that are just right for the reading level and interests of kids, grades K-8.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Insight and opinions on today’s top social issues.

Power Search

Search all Gale reference resources through this one search platform.

Science in Context

Integrates science ideas by topic, using headlines and videos. Spotlights simple-to-complex science experiments and projects.

TeenBookCloud

More than 1,000 titles for teens, including graphic novels, enhanced eBooks with full audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, national geographic videos, and more!

Testing & Education Reference Center

Provides help with test preparation (GED, SAT, GRE, etc.), career exploration, and job applications.

TumbleBook Library

Digital books, puzzles, games, and language learning for kids of all ages.

Tutor.com

One-to-one assistance for students K-12 or job seekers.

U.S. History in Context

Coverage of United States historical topics, using reference tools, multimedia sources and primary documents.

Universal Class

Hundreds of online, self-paced classes including landscaping, medical billing, and cake decorating and so much more!

World History in Context

Video, audio, and printed sources covering 5,000 years of world history.

Legal
Lifelong Learning

Chilton Library

Repair, maintenance, and recall information about automobiles, including step-by-step instructions, wiring diagrams, and troubleshooting.

Global Road Warrior

Provides country facts, climate, society and culture, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, transportation, maps, communications, and much more.

Lynda.com

Online courses on topics such as marketing, business, Microsoft Office, C++, digital animation, photography and more!

Mango Languages

Online language learning for more than 70 languages, including English.

Universal Class

Hundreds of online, self-paced classes including landscaping, medical billing, and cake decorating and so much more!

Magazines & Newspapers

Arizona Digital Newspaper Program

Access to historic newspapers from Arizona.

Consumer Reports

A new, slick interface for all your consumer resource needs.

New York Times Online

Unlimited access inside the library and 24-hour passes to access from other locations!

OneFile News

Full-text access to major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world.

PressReader

Unlimited access to thousands of magazines and newspapers from around the world so you can stay connected to the stories you love.

RBdigital

Thousands of digital magazines and audiobooks. Instructions are available for a variety of devices.