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Great selection of audio books and ebooks for you to download to your MP3 player, Nook, Kindle, Tablet, Smartphone, or computer.

Just click on the icon above to access this wonderful database.

Mobile App for Overdrive
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one click digital

Great selection of audio books to download to your electronic device - Android, MP3 Player, iPod, and other devices.

Just click on the icon above to access this collection of audio books.

New Database

comic plus

Comics Plus: Library Edition brings unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics to library patrons on any
Web-connected device.

  • View titles through your Web browser on any computer, tablet or smartphone with an Internet connection.
  • Read titles through the iOS Mobile App for iPad or iPhone.
  • Browse by genre, publisher, and comic — then instantly check out your favorites.
  • Access comics whenever you want them — no holds or waiting.



Looking for your next good book to read? Try NoveList Plus!

NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers’ advisory resource. In addition to the fiction database that NoveList has offered, NoveList Plus adds nonfiction to provide a complete solution for you.  With NoveList Plus, you can find titles, articles, and lists for your fiction and nonfiction needs.

Ancestry Anyone doing research into their ancestors knows that ancestry.com is far and away the best website for tracking down all the details about one’s relatives. Ancestry’s extensive databases include census records; immigration and emigration records; newspapers and periodicals; court, land, wills and financial records; directories and member lists; military records; birth, marriage and death records; and more.

The library edition of Ancestry provides access to patrons on site at the library but does not permit access from home. Patrons who bring their own laptops to the library and access the internet through our wireless capability will be able to access Ancestry.    


Connecticut Network - Your State, Your Government, Your Network.
It is managed and operated for the Connecticut General Assembly by Connecticut Public Affairs Network.

findit ctConnecticut Statewide Library Catalog

state catalogue

Click on above icon to link to
online resources.

- from magazines, journals, newswire services...
Newspapers - Hartford Courant, New York Times...
Health and Science - including consumer and alternative health...
Business - including company information, Wall Street Journal...
History and Genealogy - HeritageQuest, Hartford Courant-Historical...
Photographs - Associated Press Archive.
Informe! - articles in Spanish.
findITCT - the statewide library catalog.


A to Z World Travel is a comprehensive, informative, and fun travel database offering free and exclusive tourist and culture information on more than 160 of the top travel destinations in North America and around the globe.

A to Z World Travel database was made possible by the Bill Donovan Memorial Fund.

AtoZ World Travel may be accessed from within the library, or from home by logging in with your library card number. Click the logo above to get started!

consumer reports

Consumers Reports is an expert, independent, nonprofit organization whose mission is to work for a fair, just, and safe marketplace for all consumers and to empower consumers to protect themselves.

ConsumerReports.org is one of the most trusted sources for information and advice on consumer products and services. ConsumerReports.org accepts no outside advertising, no free test samples, and has no agenda other than the interests of consumers.

Click here for access to this informative online database.

To help with your job searching the Connecticut State Library has put together a tookkit of online resources. The Connecticut Job Search Toolkit is an evolving document so check back as often as you need.


Connecticut Job Central -
State Labor Exchange



Need a Pencil is a free SAT prep site. Click here to visit this site.


New Online Animated Talking Picture Book Library for Kids!

Check out our great online databases and resources that are available to Burlington Library Patrons with your library card.
Don't have a card - come into the library and get one today!

Page updated August 19, 2016 DMR