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Digital Library: Databases & Websites

Massachusetts Databases

Your Library is your GatewayRead articles from your favorite magazines and The Boston Globe. Explore local history and archive online. Search through millions of books and DVDs at libraries throughout the state. Find free classes and programs near you.

Niche Academy Technology Tutorials

Niche Academy

Offers tutorials on many of the Library's online resources and other technologies!

Language Learning Resources

Rocket Languages

Learn a language on your own terms and on your own time. Get started with your Eastham Library card today!



Book recommendations for your next read!

Encyclopedias Online

BritannicaBritannica Library enhanced with research tools, history highlights and current news.


Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar Investment Research CenterMorningstar Investment Research Center is one of the leading independent sources for stock analysis and  mutual fund research in the world - helping investors everywhere meet their financial goals. The online database ensures that users receive the timeliest data on 14,500 U.S. and foreign companies and 500  funds.

This resource is provided by the Boston Public Library to holders of their e-Cards.  E-Cards are available to Massachusetts residents by filling out this Registration Form.  The e-Card will be emailed immediately to you with your PIN number.

With the e-Card, access Morningstar here.

State Databases

Consumer Reports 

Provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services.


Consumer Guides (Weiss Ratings)

Weiss Ratings Consumer Guides

9 How-To Guides that will Help You Plan For & Select the Right Insurance and Financial Products

Topics include:
Auto Insurance, Elder Care Choices, Health Savings Accounts, Homeowners Insurance, Long-term Care Insurance, Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, Term Life Insurance and Variable Annuities. 



An online health information resource for patients and their families and friends.