Online Resources

Popular Resources

Consumer Reports Online
Ratings and recommendations on cars, appliances, electronics, and thousands of other products.
Mango Languages
Immersive, interactive instruction in a wide variety of foreign languages, plus ESL instruction tailored for speakers of more than a dozen languages.
HeritageQuest Online
Searchable digital library of more than 1,500 journals, books, and primary sources in the arts, social sciences, humanities, business, and science.
JSTOR
A searchable digital library of more than 1,500 academic journals, books, and primary sources in the arts, social sciences, humanities, business, and science.
Lynda.com
A digital learning platform with more than 5,000 self-paced courses in a wide variety of business, technology, and creative skills. Watertown residents only.


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