These online databases are available to Newbury Public Library patrons through cooperation with Ebscohost and Newsbank.   Passwords needed to access these databases may be obtained from the librarians.
General Interest

AcademicSearch Premier - detailed information and full text articles from more than 4,600 journals, including nearly 3,900 scholarly titles. Included are popular magazines such as Consumer Reports, Newsweek, The Economist, Time, Sports Illustrated, and many others.

GreenFILE - a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Subjects include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

MasterFILE Premier - full-text information of 1700 periodicals dating as far back as 1975 and covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full texts of nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps and flags.

NoveList the best database for fiction lovers to consult to answer questions such as: What book should you read next? Which books comes next in the series you are reading? Who else writes stories like your favorite author? NoveList allows search by title, author, series, subject, or age level. It provides book discussion guides, find author “read-alikes”, and browse lists of award-winners or recommended titles.


Newsbank - full text articles from the Concord Monitor (from October 2002) and the New Hampshire Union Leader (from January 1989) can be browsed by date or full text search. Only articles written by the Monitor and Union Leader staff are available. Includes obituaries. [For Concord Monitor obituaries after 2010 see]

Newspaper Source - cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers plus 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.

Health and Medicine

Consumer Health Complete - contains everyday consumer of health care information with convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. including medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.

Health Source Consumer Edition - the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health plus access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.

Business Databases

Business Source Premier - full text searching of 2,300 journals, including 1,100 peer-reviewed titles covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

Regional Business News - coverage for 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Databases for Librarians and Educators

ERIC,   the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts - coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Professional Development Collection - Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.