Online Resources at the Pottsville Library

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 - Button Britannica Ebooks -- Subjects include ancient civilizations, energy/fuels, and the human body/health. 

Free Library of Philadelphia 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.

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