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eAudiobooks, eBooks, and Streaming Video

Did you know you can access eBooks, eAudiobooks and streaming video directly from your computer, tablet or other mobile device?

Pierson Library subscribes to the Green Mountain Library Consortium’s “Listen Up! Vermont” digital catalog, giving you access to dozens of titles to read on your computer, MP3 player, eReader or other mobile devices. Using your library card number, you can borrow and return digital content exactly like a traditional print or audio book…without leaving home.


Need to research a subject? Track your family history? Learn a new skill or language? Pierson Library has you covered.

Using your library barcode number, you can sign in to our online databases and access millions of documents – quality information that’s safe for the whole family – covering any subject you can dream up.

Online Databases & Learning Resources

America’s News (Newsbank)
Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections.

Vermont News (Newsbank)
Search a collection of news resources from the state of Vermont.

America’s Obituaries and Death Notices (Newsbank)
Each day, America’s Obituaries & Death Notices collects records from more than 3,300 newspapers nationwide, making them available through one fully searchable database.

Access to 100s of online periodicals and academic journals

A comprehensive collection of American genealogical sources, including primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.

Universal Class
Provider of online, self-paced continuing education courses (offered free through the State of Vermont)

Mango Languages
Learn a New Language!

Search Other Library Catalogs

Vermont Department of Libraries – DOLCat

Books and other materials housed in the libraries operated by the Vermont Department of Libraries

University of Vermont Libraries
Descriptions, locations and access information for over 1,500,000 items at UVM.

WorldCat Library
The world’s largest bibliographic database