Get reliable information here: Use the drop-down menus to find the resource you need. Plus, learn online with tools like Lynda, Mango, and Tutor.com. 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
Learn more about your family history by following your ancestors' paper trails. This vast digital collection includes documents from North America (including the decennial censuses through 1950), the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and other regions.
Buy with confidence: Consumer Reports gives you the unbiased information you need for every purchase, from coffee makers to cars, and lets you know the best time to purchase. Get product ratings, reviews, and recommendations as well as info on brand reliability. Also, read the full content of the monthly magazine. Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit organization.
Read any of 6,000+ newspapers and magazines from around the globe with instant access wherever you are. Includes U.S. newspapers like the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, and New York Post, as well as magazines on a range of subjects like food and drink, home and garden, health and fitness, and business.
• Read online using your computer or mobile device
• Read offline using the Press Reader app - must use the library's Wi-Fi to
download newspapers to the app
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Get help with school work, test prep, and job hunts. Connect live with subject specialists daily 2–11 PM CT; get writing tips and have papers reviewed; take practice quizzes and worksheets; prep for the SAT, ACT, AP, and U.S. citizenship tests. For grades 1–12 & adults. Also available as an app: www.tutor.com/mobile. Powered by The Princeton Review.
New / Trial Resources
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Read digital picture books in World Languages that allow kids to enjoy the magic of books in LOTE (Languages Other Than English). Each book also comes with English translations to help kids learn languages. LOTE Online for Kids has over 1350+ digital picture books in 45+ languages, with new books and languages released each month.
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.