Online DatabasesYou will need your library card number (14 digits - no spaces - from the back of your card) to access some of these resources.If you have any questions, stop by or call the library at (515) 826-3211.

Chilton Library contains information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1901. Includes step-by-step service and repair procedures, wiring diagrams, maintenance and specification tables and troubleshooting guides and diagnostic trouble codes.

InfoTrac Student Edition is designed for secondary school students and provides access to age-appropriate content from magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books.

With a Stanhope Public Library card, you can have up to 3 items checked out at a time.  Bridges eBooks and eAudiobooks have a 2-week checkout period and can be viewed on a computer, tablet, smartphone or other mobile device.


Transparent Language is a powerful language-learning system that uses flashcards to teach a set of words or phrases.  Click on the link to create an account (You will need the barcode number from the back of your library card the first time).

The following languages are included:
Afrikaans, Albanian, Altai, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Belorussian, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Buriat, Castilian Spanish, Chechen, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dari, Dutch, English, Estonian, Farsi, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Greek, Haitian Creole, Hausa, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Korean, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Mirandese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Pashto, Polish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Portuguese (European), Romanian, Russian, Scottish Gaelic, Serbian, Slovak, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajiki, Thai, Turkish, Turkmen, Tuvan, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Zulu and many more!

Kids InfoBits is designed specifically for elementary school students.

Credo is an easy-to-use tool for research, homework, and other reference needs. Gather background information on your topic from over one thousand full-text encyclopedias and subject handbooks, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files, and over 1,000 videos.

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