General Research

JerseyClicks: New Jersey’s one stop library gateway to quality information. Its Quick Search function searches the full text of thousands of magazines, newspapers, reference books and biographies as well as indexed images including photographs, maps and flags — all from licensed databases purchased for you by the New Jersey State Library and State Legislature. One of the database segments, “ReferenceUSA,” contains detailed information on 13 million U.S. businesses (both private & public companies); 120 million U.S. households; 683,000 U.S. health care providers; 1 million Canadian businesses; and 11 million Canadian residents. If you already have a library card from the Dillon Public Library, enter your barcode number when prompted to do so after you put in your search terms.

EBSCOhost Periodical Database: Search over 1,880 full-text periodicals.

ProQuest Newspapers: provides access to information from newspapers across a wide range of subject areas, including the arts, humanities, law, science, women’s issues, etc. You will need your library card number if logging in from home.

Audio Books

Cloud Library: an innovative way to browse, borrow and read popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and eAudiobooks from the Clarence Dillon Public Library for free in partnership with Digital Library New Jersey. The eBooks and eAudiobooks can be downloaded to a computer, a mobile device, a smartphone, an ereader, and a Kindle Fire. You will need a valid library card in good standing.

One Click Digital: is an audio book collection from Recorded Books, LLC. There is exclusive content from Recorded Books as well as from other publishers. After a quick one-time account set-up process, you will be able to checkout and download audiobooks. All content is iPod compatible.

eBooks and eMagazines

Cloud Library: an innovative way to browse, borrow and read popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and eAudiobooks from the Clarence Dillon Public Library for free in partnership with Digital Library New Jersey. The eBooks and eAudiobooks can be downloaded to a computer, a mobile device, a smartphone, an ereader, and a Kindle Fire. You will need a valid library card in good standing.

Zinio for Libraries: the world”s largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library”s collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

Books and Literature

NoveList: an electronic reader’s advisory for fiction.

Newspapers and Periodicals

ProQuest Newspapers: provides access to information from newspapers across a wide range of subject areas, including the arts, humanities, law, science, women’s issues, etc.
You will need your library card number if logging in from home.

EBSCOhost Periodical Database: Search over 1,880 full-text periodicals.

Bernardsville News Archive: a collection of digital copies, of the Bernardsville News newspaper. NOTE: This link can only be used in the Clarence Dillon Library.  You must be in the library to use this database.

Zinio for Libraries: the world’s largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library”s collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

Business

CorFacts Online:  Access up-to-date contact information on over 51,000 New Jersey service and manufacturing companies. Select by company name, address, county, Zip Code, BJB and SIC codes, annual revenue, and more. Produce down-loadable label forms. The library also has the printed resource for in-depth research.
If you are at the library please use this link: CorFacts B-to-B Online search direct from Clarence Dillon Public Library
If you are not at the library please use this link: CorFacts B-to-B Online search Remote access

Business Source Elite: Provides an easy way to both browse and search for country economic data, company profiles, industry information and market research, and then use the results as limiters in a keyword search, if desired.

Legal Information Reference Center: contains hundreds of full-text publications and thousands of legal forms, with more content being added on a regular basis.

Reference USA: contains detailed information on U.S. and Canadian businesses, U.S and Canadian households, and international businesses. This database is funded by the New Jersey State Library as part of the NJ Knowledge Initiative. If you are not in the library you will be prompted for your library card number.

Weiss Ratings Consumer Guides: contain critical information consumers need in nine different areas: Health Savings Accounts, Variable Annuities, Elder Care Choices,Medicare Supplement Insurance, Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage, Homeowners Insurance, Automobile Insurance, Long-Term Care Insurance, and Term Life Insurance. Each guide offers a narrative about the subject and lists recommended companies.

Small Business Reference Center: is a comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business with full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, tax forms, videos, and reference books.

Careers / Education

Learning Express Job and Career Accelerator: An integrated job search tool with model resumes and letters, occupation profiles, job listings, tutorials, and practice tests. This database places everything needed for career selection and job searching in one easy-to-use Web application.

Current Events

Points of View Reference Center: is an interface intended for public, academic, and high school libraries. It is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects.

Espanol / Spanish

Bases de datos: Si desea buscar en una sola base de datos, haga clic en el nombre que aparece abajo. Para buscar en más de una base de datos a la vez, marque las casillas correspondientes y haga clic en.

Reference Latina: a comprehensive Spanish-language database offering content from a variety of sources including encyclopedias.
una base de datos completa de habla hispana, que ofrece contenido de una variedad de contenido incluyendo 49,000 entradas enciclopedicas, más de 100,000 imágenes, 2,500 informes sobre la salud, un diccionario español-inglés y texto completo para más de 100 libros de referencia y docenas de revistas de interés general en una amplia gama de áreas temáticas.

Genealogy

Ancestry Library: provides searches of historical records, stories and publications, photos and maps, immigration and census data. Create an ancestor chart. You must be at the library to use this database.

Health

Magill’s Medical Guide: An online reference for medical issues.
If you are accessing Magill’s Medical Guide from home select the “Remote Access Login” tab and then enter your library card number.

History

Salem Press Decades in American History: A searchable database of articles focusing on the American Experience during the decades of The Forties (40s), Fifties (50s), Sixties (60s), Seventies (70s), Eighties (80s) and Nineties (90s)
If you are accessing Decades History from home select the “Remote Access Login” tab and then enter your library card number.

Bernardsville News Archive: a collection of digital copies, of the Bernardsville News newspaper. NOTE: This link can only be used in the Clarence Dillon Library. Remote access is not authorized.

Science

American Astronomical Society Journals: databases contain online access to the following journals : The Astronomical Journal, The Astrophysical Journal, The Astrophysical Letters, and the The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series. These databases must be used in the library.

GreenFILE: a database indexing reports, documents, and articles concerning the environment and environmental issues.

Young Readers

Student Research Center: makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type—magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.

TumbleBookLibrary: an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love.

NoveList K-8: A guide to fiction for younger readers to K-8.

Zinio for Libraries: the world”s largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library”s collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

Languages

Rosetta Stone: a great online language-learning software!