Find links for our databases and online resources below. Use the number on the back of your library card to log in. Contact Brian at Director@PawlingLibrary.org or call us at 855 – 3444 if you have any questions.
Chilton Online Library of Repair Manuals
Access the full library of Chilton Repair Manuals for every domestic and foreign automobile and light truck. Includes exclusive diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, photographs, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) and more.
Mango Language Learning Software
Fun, interactive language lessons on your computer, smartphone or tablet, so you can learn a foreign language fast!
Mango languages gives you anytime, anywhere access to a fast, easy, effective language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication in over 45 foreign languages and 15 English as a Second Language courses.
Duolingo is a free language training program you can use to learn over 20 different languages. Everyone learns in different ways. For the first time in history, we can analyze how millions of people learn at once to create the most effective educational system possible and tailor it to each student. Duolingo’s ultimate goal is to give everyone access to a private language tutor experience through technology.
Comprehensive source of health and wellness information from the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health; has many features, including medical encyclopedia and dictionary, current news, & interactive tutorials and surgery videos.
New York Times Newspaper Articles Database
Full access to the New York Times articles and content from 1985 to today.
Contains over 85 Gannett newspapers, featuring 6 New York newspapers including the Poughkeepsie Journal with access to articles and content from Nov 29, 2002 to today.
Gale Testing & Education Resource Center
Electronic Practice Tests and Exam Guide eBooks always available online right now. Follow the link and log in to get started with practice Civil Service Exams for Firefighter, Nursing, Law Enforcement and much more.
Resume, job search, and interview help including live one-on-one help and expert resume analysis within 24 hours from the Resume Lab.
Business Insights Essentials
Contains over 3,900 magazines and journals, nearly 25,000 industry reports, nearly 11,000 company histories and nearly 500,000 company profiles. Easy access to in-depth information on U.S. and international businesses, industries and products.
- Easily research companies, industries and business topics in the context of timely news and reports (See Company Finder).
- Instantly analyze and compare financial and statistical data with interactive charting tools (See Interactive Comparison Charts).
- Utilize data from Gale staple publications, including International Directory of Company Histories, Market Share Reporter, Business Rankings Annual, Encyclopedia of American Industries and many others.
- Access company profiles and industry rankings, as well as brand and product information (See Industries).
- Access SWOT reports, financial analysis tools, business associations, investment reports and market research reports.
EDGAR Database (Securities & Exchange Commision)
Official SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) documents such as Form 10-K, 10-Q, Proxy statements, registration statements, and merger and acquisition documents.*Be sure to look at the DEF14A (Proxy) statements and the Management Discussion and Analysis sections of Form 10-k, Form 10-Q for insights into management.
Historic Pawling Newspapers
The Patterson News, The Pawling-Patterson News, and The Pawling Chronicle
The following files have been adapted from an earlier digitization effort by the Fulton History Old New York State Historical Newspapers Project. These files have been saved as high resolution PDF’s which makes them easy to search for keywords and dates using the Edit-Find Tool available in Adobe Reader and most programs. The large files, however, may take a few minutes to download. Contact us at the library if you need any help.
HRVH Historical Newspapers
The Hudson River Valley Heritage Newspaper database provides access to digitized copies of historical newspapers from the Hudson River Valley region of New York State from 1831 to 2011.
Hudson River Valley Heritage
HRVH provides access to historical materials from digital collections contributed by colleges, libraries, archives, historical societies, museums and cultural organizations in the Hudson Valley. You can find digital copies of artifacts from the Hudson Valley like books, pictures, photos, documents, postcards, paintings, and more covering a period from 1875 to 1996.
See the Dutchess County Home Access Page for History and Genealogical Resources.
Home Access Dutchess County Databases
This site offers a complete list of databases available to residents of Duthcess County and New York State.
The New York Online Virtual Electronic Library is a collection of databases and electronic resources made available to all New York residents.