Proquest – Culture Grams

Get an inside look at the daily life, history, culture and customs of the world’s people. Includes information on more than 200 countries, every U.S. state and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories.


Biography Reference Center

A comprehensive collection of more than 450,000 full-text biographies.

Proquest – eLibrary

Explore one of the world’s largest general reference collections of magazines and digital content to find the information you need. Designed for students in middle school and beyond


Proquest – Magazine and Newspaper Index

Mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers with wide range of popular academic subjects.


Proquest – SIRS Discover

Provides editorially-selected, indexed and curated materials from over 2,100 newspapers, magazines and websites ensuring safety and reliability for early learners and young researchers.

Academic Search Premier

Contains unmatched full-text coverage in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics and more.


Military and Government Collection

Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.


Computer Source

Contains nearly 300 full-text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming and software.


Religion and Philosophy Collection

An essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.


American Factfinder

American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. is an evolving online encyclopedia of Washington state and local history.


Chronicling America:
Historical American Newspapers

Search America’s historic newspaper pages from 1789-1924 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory.


Port Townsend Library

Public library in Port Townsend and part of the CLEO consortium.


HW McCurdy Library

Maritime library in Port Townsend and part of the CLEO consortium.


Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the nation’s oldest federal cultural institution, and it serves as the research arm of Congress.


CIA World Factbook

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, and more for 267 world entities.


Open Library

Open Library is an online project intended to create “one web page for every book ever published”.


Washington State Digital Archives

The Washington State Digital Archives delivers broad public access to both digitized and born digital records of state and local government.


Wolfram Alpha

Wolfram Alpha is an online service that answers factual queries directly by computing the answer from externally sourced data.



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