External Resources

Digital Maine logoNo matter where you are in Maine, you're always at the library!

You'll find thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books available through Digital Maine Library, an expansive online resource to all Maine citizens! Our geolocation feature makes it faster and easier for you to access the resources you need anywhere within the State of Maine.

novelist Opens in new windowNoveList  is a database for reading recommendations to help readers of all ages find information about books. Not sure what to read next? Need books of a certain reading level/grade? This is a great place to start! Includes expert recommendations, read-alikes, reviews, articles, lists, and more. Also provides audiobook information and recommendations.

LearningExpress Library is an interactive online learning platform from Digital Maine Library featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks related to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing exam preparation, college entrance and graduate school admissions exam preparation, GED exam preparation, and basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, for all ages. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. In addition, you will find interactive popular software tutorials/courses that are video-based and allow you to learn at your own pace. 

redriotsThe Digital Maine Repository has put some of our Orono High School yearbooks dating back to 1949 online! You can access these digital copies by clicking the link. The list is not complete and is a work in progress. Check back periodically to see which "new" yearbooks have been added to the digital repository from years gone by!

Check out the Maine State Library's use calculator! Type in how many items you check out each month and it adds up your estimated savings. Some of the library's frequent visitors save tens of thousands of dollars per year! Click here for access

Ancestry.com library edition is now available for at-home use. 
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World Newspapers
Newspapers, magazines, and news sites in English, sorted by country and region.


Senior Yellow Pages. This directory contains the most up-to-date listing of local and state services for senior citizens in Greater Bangor. You will find the services and assistance that you need the most and new opportunities to enrich your life. Many of the services are offered to seniors for free or at a reduced cost, making the Senior Yellow Pages the best place to find what you are looking for.


Maine Career Connect helps relocated professional families find everything from a home and a professional job, to your childs school and community programs! Check out their website for more information and resources: Maine Career Connect