At home? Explore!
Access our e-library resources with your Huntingdon Valley Library card number and password. Apply for a card in person at the Library or online. If you’re not sure that you have a card, contact us. If you need to get your password to use your existing card, you can call us to reset it or use the “Forgot your password?” feature under My Account. Our neighbors in Philadelphia and Bucks County also have many online resources available for their cardholders.
Census and other historical records for your genealogical research. Available from within the Library at a desktop computer.
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Video storybooks paired with nonfiction e-books for ages 4-8.
LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages.
It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more. Now available through a grant from the Bucks and Montgomery County Workforce Development Boards.
JobGateway is the state’s premier job-matching tool developed to transform how job-seekers find jobs and how employers find talent.
Learn a new Language with Mango, available in two versions:
Mango Complete, a 100 lesson course provides an understanding of a language and culture.
Mango Basic, which teaches everyday greetings, gratitudes, goodbyes and helpful phrases. Sponsored by Montgomery County District Library Center
Listen to audio recordings of new or classical books, such as Jane Eyre and Great Expectations. Download the RBDigital app to listen on your mobile devices!
RBdigital – “The World’s Largest Newstand” Over 100 magazine titles available for downloading to computers, tablets, and smart phones! No waiting and no limited loan periods. Interactive elements such as audio and video. Intuitive navigation and searching within each magazine.
Sponsored by Montgomery County District Library Center
Fiction and non-fiction eBooks, digital audios, and videos for children, teens, and adults.
Apps and Help for this and other digital book collections available through the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, our District Center.
Lower Moreland residents with a valid library card can download the free Hoopla Digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow 24/7, for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smart phones, tablets, computers and Apple TV. Click on the hoopla icon to create and account and log in with your library card number.
- Borrow up to 2 titles/month on each Huntingdon Valley Library card
- Choose from thousands of movies, TV shows, music & audio books
- Automatic returns, no late fees, no rental fee
- Always available so no waiting period for popular titles
Sponsored by Friends of Huntingdon Valley Library
- EBSCOhost MasterfileMain Edition: search for magazine and newspaper articles
- EBSCO eBooks: access to over 16,000 eBooks
- Contemporary Authors: information on more than 145,000 authors
- GreenFILE: environmental e-resources
- Science Reference Center: full-text science articles
- Newspaper Source Plus
- Business Source Main Edition
- Consumer Health Complete: Health information for consumers
An online collection of animated, talking picture books.
TumbleBookLibrary is a curated database of children’s e-books, available by subscription to Elementary Schools and Public Libraries around the world.
Reference USA database contains detailed information on more than 14 million United States and Canadian businesses, 131 million United States and Canadian households, and 683,000 United States health care providers. Great for finding lost relatives, sales leads and prospective employers.
Tip: To find most people, including those without land-lines, use the “U.S. Consumers / Lifestyles” database.
Literary criticism and help writing a research paper
Power Library Research Starters:
- Public Library Search
- Elementary Student Research
- Middle School Student Research
- High School Student Research
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love.
The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration. Use your library card to log on to Bookflix from home!