Resources

Creativebug
Experience the joy of making with over 1,000 award-winning video classes taught by top designers and artists.  You’re more creative than you think!  New content is added weekly.

Flipster
Read digital copies of magazines on your computer, smartphone, or tablet using your library card! Choose from many popular titles for adults, teens, and kids with no holds and no limits.

Genealogy
Know what we know.  Search our libguide to find local Delaware resources, partners, news and updates, and databases to help you in your search for family records.

hoopla
hoopla is a digital media service offered by Delaware Public Libraries that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! Download the hoopla app to your device, sign-in with your Delaware Library Card.

New Book Alerts
New Book Alerts is a free online service that showcases the newest titles purchased by the Dover Public Library. You can select to receive alerts via email and/or RSS feeds. If you see a new title that you are interested in, just click “Check Catalog” to place a hold on the item right away.

OverDrive
Download thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks and videos. Install the Libby App! A fresh and easy way to borrow and read from your library. Also enjoy OverDrive for Kids!

Salem Press
Online access to Reference Shelf.  Each volume provides comprehensive, balanced coverage of an issue of importance in modern society.
For remote access, use the following credentials:
Username:  dover.library@lib.de.us
Password:  Doverpl01

Select Reads
Sign up for a newsletter full of reading recommendations based on the genres that you enjoy. Peruse lists of award winners and recommended reading from your librarians. If you see a title that you are interested in, just click “Check Catalog” to place a hold on the item right away.

Teen Resource Center
An informative online resource covering health, finance, personal growth, and other important issues. In addition to authoritative coverage of the top issues facing teens today it serves up links to support groups, hotlines and more, plus a searchable database of frequently asked questions complete with helpful, real-world answers. Just login with your Delaware library card.

Transparent Language
With 100+ languages and growing, an extensive English Collection, this program is perfect for learners of all levels.

Universal Class
Learn anything, anytime and anywhere. High quality, online courses to help you learn the skills needed to achieve your goals. Courses are not just tutorials; they are real. They include lessons, exams, assignments, discussion boards and an instructor to help you master the learning outcomes.

Value Line
For beginner or advanced, the uncontested authority in reliable, unbiased information, Value Line puts you in the driver’s seat with accurate and insightful investment research on companies, industries, markets and economies. From the latest data, sophisticated tools and proven ranks to expert analysis and guidance, Value Line gives you the power to evaluate investments with confidence. Make smarter, more profitable decisions with Value Line.

 

The Resources listed below are for In-Library Use Only

 

Foundation Directory
Access the Foundation Directory Online from home while the library is closed. Search grant makers and available grants in your area.  New to grant searching?  You may want to view a tutorial first to help you get started.

Also available – Grants to Individuals & Foundation Maps

Health Reference Series
Provides basic consumer health information on a wide variety of topics.  Full table of contents and complete full-text access to Sourcebooks; from Aids to Stress-Related Disorders.

ProDemand
ProDemand provides full OEM repair, estimating, maintenance, and real-world experience-based information in one easy-to-use product built to help auto service professionals work faster and more accurately.