October 5, 2015

Library Resources

The library subscribes to the following databases that provide easy access to information. Just click on the link below and follow instructions to search each database.

HTTPS://sterlingplco.freegalmusic.com         FREE Music downloads and streaming.  All you need is a Sterling Public Library card in good standing.  Freegal offers download or streaming access to more than 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists.

Search census records and family histories for your genealogical questions.
To access Heritage Quest, enter A9HQO and the last 9 digits of your Sterling Public Library card in the space for your barcode.

EBSCO is available through http://sterling.polarislibrary.com
The database is great for homework topics, medical information and company and industry profiles. You will need a library card to access this information.


Tumble Book Library is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction and non-fiction, Read Along chapter books, Tumble TV consisting of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books and Tumble Puzzle and Games.


TumbleBookCloud junior is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks, Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic!), and Audio Books suitable for elementary grades.


Learning Express provides centers to help you achieve your educational and career goals.  Each center has practice tests, skill building exercises and interactive tutorials to help you be successful.  The centers cover a broad range of topics such as math skills, improving reading and writing.  Some of the practice test includes are ACT, SAT, ASVAB, GED, firefighter, police officer, cosmetology, real estate and much more.


A to Z Databases is a comprehensive database providing the ultimate search tool for jobs, businesses, ,mailing lists, background and criminal searches and much more.