PA’s Power Library

Search articles and databases, job resources, POWER Kids, POWER Teens, Access PA catalog and much more! If you are a Pennsylvania resident you can use these resources without a local library card by applying for an ecard HERE Click here for Power Library’s Funding Attribution Statement.


Full text databases, including general references, newspapers, auto repair manuals, and subject databases covering business, health, education, government, and more.


BookFLIX — read books online TrueFLIX — watch videos online Discover PA For Kids! Gale Elementary — for research! Click and SCROLL DOWN!


POWER Teens provides online resources including full-text research e-resources, collections of photographs and documents, the statewide catalog of materials held in libraries throughout Pennsylvania, and Chat with a Librarian. Click and SCROLL DOWN!

Chat with a Librarian

Chat online now with a librarian for help with any topic or information need. Formerly known as “Ask Here PA”

Student Research Help

Find research guides on the research process and on specific topics you might have for assignments–history, literature, science, current events, arts, economics, social issues and more. Middle and High School and one great Elementary Guide to start them off right!

Data Axel

From everyday research to new business ventures, our library patron users leverage our data for growth & success.

Weiss Financial Ratings

Get comprehensive financial information on stocks, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, and various investment indexes.


AtoZdatabases is the premier Reference, Research, Marketing, Mailing Lists/Sales Leads, and Job-Search Database. The database includes 30 million business & executive profiles, over 240 million residents with interests, hobbies and lifestyles information, over 7 million real-time job listings, 2 Million new businesses, over 12 million healthcare professionals, over 12 million new movers, 2 million new homeowners, and much more. The databases are ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends, relatives and a whole lot of other possibilities.