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Digital Library

Get connected - all resources in our Digital Library are open 24/7 and FREE with your library card! Explore them below (broken down by category). 

Audiobooks & Ebooks – RB Digital;  Downloadable audio books you can play on your computer, tablet, or other device. 

Audiobooks & Ebooks - Overdrive; for your Kindle, iPad, computer or tablet powered by the Libby app. 

Ebooks – Florida Electronic Librarycontains educational ebooks for students, research scholars and consumers in Florida.

Electronic Magazines – RB Digital;  Current and back issues of popular magazines.

Kanopy - A free film streaming service offering access to over 30,000 films. Library users receive seven play credits per month.

Kanopy Kids - Unlimited plays in a collection curated for kids in Pre-K and up. Now includes Sesame Street! 

The Kanopy app is free is free in the Apple® App Store, Google® Play, Roku Store,  and on the Amazon App Store.

Freegal Music & Video Downloads - Freegal Music offers access to over 15 million songs from over 40,000 labels, including the Sony Music catalogue. Library users have a weekly download limit of 5 free downloads and may have a streaming limit as well. The downloads on this site are all in the MP3 format with no DRM, and videos are in the MP4 format with no DRM. This service will work on almost any computer, player, tablet or smartphone.

The Freegal Music mobile app is free in the Apple® App Store and in Google® Play.

Palm Beach Post Collection - Current and past coverage of the Palm Beach Post spanning 25 years. 

Boynton Beach Newspaper Collection - Great resource for historical news articles. This resource is provided for scholarly research, instruction, and non-commercial use.   Click here to view our full copyright disclaimer. 

Knowledge City - Over 13,000 online professional development courses in business, technology, safety, compliance and finance.

LearningExpress Library and Job & Career Accelerator - Library has a new online system available to help with job searching and test taking.  LearningExpress Library 3.0 is an online site featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks related to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing exam preparation, college entrance and graduate school admissions exam preparation, GED exam preparation, and reading, writing, and math improvement, for all ages. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Job & Career Accelerator is an online job search system that helps job seekers find employment.

Transparent Languages - Learn a new language with Transparent Languages on our website. One must create a username and password and have a library card before access is allowed.

Florida Small Business Development Center Network - Delivers consulting, training and information to help businesses succeed. 

Gale Business Insights Essentials - Easily research your business community for information on companies, industries and more with timely news, statistical data and reports.

Gale Demographics Now - Find demographic information regarding population, income, housing, race, age, education, retail spending, customer expenditures, business and more.

Gale Entrepreneurship - Learn how to plan, fun, start or manage your small business. Includes sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

Gale Insurance and Liability - Addresses concerns over the protection of assets (physical or intellectual) ranging from the individual property owner to multinational corporations.

Gale LegalForms - Florida-specific small business form templates, including business plans, contracts, financial statements, waivers, proposals and balance sheets. 

Knowledge City - Over 13,000 online professional development courses in business, technology, safety, compliance and finance.

Additional Online Databases & Resources
  • Gale LegalForms - Florida-specific small business form templates, including business plans, contracts, financial statements, waivers, proposals and balance sheets. 
  • Photograph Collection - Selections from our historic photograph collections are now available online. This resource is provided for scholarly research, instruction, and non-commercial use.   Click here to view our full copyright disclaimer. 
  • eSequels- A Reader's Guide to Novels in Series - eSequels is current and complete so you can find the newest title by your favorite author or spot a title that you may have missed. eSequels lists the most popular series so you can discover a new author or rediscover an enjoyable series of years past.
  • Heritage Trails - The website includes two fully interactive maps, as part of the ongoing City of Boynton Beach Heritage Education Program.
  • FirstSearch - WorldCat - Access OCLC WorldCat and more databases. WorldCat is the largest combined library catalog.
  • Florida Electronic Library - This database contains digital collections about Florida for students, research scholars and consumers.
  • Gale Databases - These various databases provide full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and much more.
  • Gale Demographics Now - Find demographic information regarding population, income, housing, race, age, education, retail spending, customer expenditures, business and more.
  • Informe en el espanol - Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
  • Library Catalog - This is the library catalog, where you can look up items, place holds, check your record and more.

 

Available at the Library

These databases are accessible while using library computers, or on your device while connected to our WiFi network.

  • All Data Auto Repair - This database provides information on auto repair for numerous vehicles. Detailed pictures are provided to walk users through the steps of repairing and replacing auto parts.
  • Ancestry Library  - The world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource, with billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos and more.  
  • FOLD3 - providing convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.  
  • Heritage Quest Online - providing genealogical and historical sources for more than 60 countries, with coverage dating back as early as the 1700s.