Check Out Our Research Databases

The Athol Public Library has many research databases available including more than 20 NEW databases to browse.

Check out our research databases here: 

Here is a list of some of the brand NEW databases we offer:


  • ProQuest- The Boston Globe
  • Global Issues in Context
  • The New York Times
  • Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Health & Science

  • Health and Wellness Resource Center
  • Nursing Allied Health Collection
  • Nursing Resource Center
  • Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

Literature & History

  • Books and Authors
  • Massachusetts History Online

General Resources

  • Business Insights: Essentials
  • Biography In Context
  • Criminal Justice Collection

House & Home

  • Culinary Arts Collection
  • Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection


  • Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure Collection


  • Online School Edition
  • Elementary School Edition
  •  Middle School Edition
  •  High School Edition
  • Learning Zone
  • Spanish Reference Center
  • Spanish Edition: Escolar (K-8)
  • Spanish Edition Moderna (9-12)
  • Annals of American History