General Information

Access PA Power Library

The Pennsylvania Online World of Electronic Resources provides access to 17 of the databases listed here, including:
  • Biography Reference Bank
  • Consumer Health
  • InfoTrac Newsstand
  • Readers' Guide Select
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Read popular magazines cover-to-cover on your computer or mobile device.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library E-Books

Gale Virtual ReferenceLibrary includes access to more than 50 reference e-books that cover 14 different subject areas: 
  • College Blue Book
  • Fellowships
  • Health
  • History
  • Literature
  • Loans
  • Science
  • Scholarships
You may access each title individually or search entire collection at one time. The Gale Virtual Reference Library is funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
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Green File

This collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles on environmental issues. Topics include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling.
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Stream over 30,000 films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, and PBS, as well as thousands of independent filmmakers.
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MasterFILE Premiere

MasterFile contains full text for nearly 2,200 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
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Opposing Viewpoints In Context

The opposing Viewpoints provides full text of books that cover both sides of social issues.
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RBdigital eMagazines

RBdigital eMagazines (formerly Zinio) allows users to choose from more than 300 free digital magazines, including:
  • Consumer Reports (back issues only)
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Forbes
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Newsweek
  • Rolling Stone
  • Seventeen
  • Us Weekly
Opt in for an email notification when new issues of your selected magazines are available.
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Universal Class

Universal Class has over 500 non-credit continuing education courses for personal enrichment on many subjects from Accounting to Yoga.  Access to your course is available 24 hours seven days a week via the Internet. Users can attend class and do assignments on your own schedule. Each course has a real instructor who you may communicate with using email. The opportunity to register and learn something new is possible. Universal Class is funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library. This resource will no longer be available effective December 31, 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please use instead.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card