Auburn Public Library Website

The Auburn Library now offers 

ProQuest has partnered with to create Ancestry Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today with unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom. Its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest Online. 

To access Ancestry from inside the library click here

HeritageQuest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. 

To access Ancestry's HeritageQuest service from home with your Auburn Library card number click here

(You may only access HeritageQuest Online by clicking this link. Do not bookmark or manually enter the HeritageQuest Online URL)

You will need your library card to access
Massachusetts Newspapers from home. 
Library card numbers are case sensitive. 

When researching a topic, Google isn’t your only option.  Libraries make millions of articles from trustworthy sources available to you online.  Newsweek, the New York TimesRolling Stone, theBoston Globe—find information from your favorite source or search millions of resources at once. Thanks to funding from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System, these full text articles are available at no cost to all Massachusetts residents—no library card needed.

Includes Novelist & EbscoHost Research Database



Full-text of Boston Globe from 1980-present


Full-text of The New York Times from 1985- searchable as a standalone file (also included in Academic OneFile and General OneFile).


Comprehensive encyclopedia with dictionary, thesaurus, atlas, and more


Regional, national, and world newspapers




Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines


Salem Science is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets owned by the library
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Access Yankee Magazine Online Archive
Jan/Feb 2006-Present