Doing research for a project?


Looking for images to enhance a presentation?


Do the kids need help with a school research paper?


Then check out your power library!

Pennsylvania’s free Electronic Library!


POWER library e-resources provide access to thousands of full-text periodical articles, newspapers, a major encyclopedia, photographs, pictures, charts, maps and reference material for Pennsylvanians of all ages.  The POWER library is a service of Pennsylvania public libraries, school libraries, and the State Library.  Visit the links below (you will need your library card to sign-in):

Alphabetical List

Subject List


Power Library Funding and Support Attribution