Welcome to Allegheny County’s eLibrary, home of downloadable and streaming entertainment sites and reliable databases for research. 
Please explore all of these FREE public library resources with your library card!

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Back To School Resources

As everyone begins their back to school journeys we here at the Allegheny County Libraries want to lend a helping hand so here are some of the great online resources you can access from your libraries this fall! (We even ...
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Access the Pittsburgh Courier & other newspapers with ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspaper Collection

Historical Black Newspapers is an excellent resource that provides information and perspectives that was excluded or marginalized in mainstream news sources.  These newspapers include articles, obituaries, photos and editorials.  Newspapers available through this resource include: Baltimore Afro-American, Philadelphia Tribune, New York ...
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Tutor.com Is Here to Help

Tutor.com is primarily a one-to-one online tutoring service connecting students to qualified tutors from any Internet-enabled computer. Students (and parents too!) can get help for any kind of academic question in math, science, English, social studies, writing and more. The ...
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Let Libby Magazines Support Your Amazing Summer

Do you have a summer bucket list this year? It's a strange and unique summer for all but there are still plenty of ways to get your summer groove on and take advantage of a quieter pace. Magazines (and blogs ...
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Tutorials to Help


Trying something new can sometimes be a lot especially if we don’t even know where to start. If you’ve only ever read a book made with real pages, trying an electronic book can feel overwhelming. The library is here to help! We’ve put together a list of tutorials to help get you started reading (or listening!) to books online. And, as always, if you have questions reach out to us.

eBooks read in June
eAudioBooks listened to in June