Skip to Main Content

Online Research

Get reliable information here: Use the drop-down menus to find the resource you need. Plus, learn online with tools like LinkedIn Learning, Mango, and Most resources are accessible anytime using your Vernon Area Library card number.

Your privacy is less protected when you use some online library services provided by third-party vendors, including e-books, streaming media, and online tools for research and learning. Learn how your personal information may be collected and used by vendors here


New / Trial Resources

These resources were recently added or are being evaluated:
LOTE Online for Kids This link opens in a new window
LOTE4Kids provides storybooks in languages other than English (LOTE). Choose from thousands of audio-picture books in 50+ languages, together with English translations.
Unlimited 24-hour access to the full world of The New York Times including news, Games, Cooking, Wirecutter and The Athletic.
1. Click on the link.
2. Your 24-hour access code will auto-populate. Click redeem.
3. Register for a free account or log in to your existing account.
4. Once your 24-hour access code expires, simply repeat the process from Step 1 to redeem another 24-hour code.
NOTICE: Patrons accessing this resource through the Vernon Area Public Library link agree to honor the The New York Times Terms of Service

Direct access to The Wall Street Journal online. Four-year backfile access available through advanced search. (Does not include WSJ mobile app access.)
New users: create a free account to get access for 3 days. After that, simply return to this page, click the link again, and log in as an existing user with the same username/password you used when you created your account.
Weiss Financial Ratings This link opens in a new window
With Weiss Financial rating you can expect independent, unbiased financial strength ratings on stocks, mutual funds and exchange traded funds, as well as banks, credit unions, insurance companies, or compare Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans (which plan to choose, how much it will cost, compare rates & plan benefits).