The Pottsville Free Public Library makes many databases available to our patrons from their home computers. When prompted for a password, type in your Pottsville Library card number, located above the barcode. Have questions or problems? Contact us via email or call the library at (570) 622-8880. For updates, follow our Teen Advisory Board Facebook or Pottsville Library Facebook pages.
-- Search for a book, renew books you have checked out, and more.
Infobase Ebooks -- Use your library card to access these reference books from home! Subjects include U.S. and world history, science experiments, geography, and health. (Note that these are not downloadable ebooks; you must maintain an Internet connection with this site in order to use the material.)
Britannica Ebooks -- Subjects include ancient civilizations, energy/fuels, and the human body/health.
Free Library of Philadelphia -- Register as an Access Pennsylvania user and get a library card for the Free Library online. They will mail out your new library card, and then you can download ebooks from Philadelphia.
Free Ebooks -- Sources for free ebooks for everyone, as well as a list of Schuylkill County libraries that offer ebooks to their library cardholders. Additional sources for free and for-purchase ebooks are also listed from the Library's Subject Guide page.
Statewide Virtual Reference Service -- Librarians available 24 hours a day to answer your questions.
POWER Library -- Many different resources for everyone from elementary school students to adults.
Subject Guide to the Internet -- Collection of good sites identified by Pottsville's reference librarians
Genealogy and local history materials -- detailed list of what's in our collection and what services we provide
Representatives for Pottsville and Schuylkill County -- Contact information for our elected officials, from the president all the way down to the Pottsville City Council
This page last updated May 31, 2016.