Your Wallingford Public Library card unlocks all of these resources for you.



Chilton Library
Provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site.


Business & Financial

Covers 30 million U.S. businesses and is compiled from new telephone connects, Secretary of State Filings, national directory assistance data, annual reports, SEC filings, corporate registers, public records, thousands of yellow and white page directories and specialty business directories.

Morningstar logoMorningstar Investment Research Center
Get comprehensive financial information about stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds.

Weiss Financial Ratings
Includes ratings of the financial stability of banks, credit unions, and insurers as well as a personalized planning tool for Medigap coverage.



Submit your resume for expert review, get live interview preparation, and much more.

Learning Express logoLearning Express
Online practice tests, based on the official exams for SAT, GED, GRE, GMAT, Civil Service jobs, ASVAB, and many more.



Global Road Warrior
This country culture database contains 126 information modules of structured content for 175 countries. It is excellent for travelers researching a destination and for school reports.



American Ancestors (access from within Main Library only)
The New England Historic Genealogical Society’s award-winning website is the online repository for more than 200 million searchable names covering New England, New York, and beyond.

Ancestry Library Edition logoAncestry Library Edition (access from within Main Library only)
Resources for genealogical and historical research. Includes census, military, court, land, probate, vital and church records; directories; passenger lists, and more.

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Includes HeritageQuest and the Hartford Courant Historical.

Wallingford City Directories
Digitized versions of Wallingford’s earliest city directories.


General Reference

Gale Virtual Reference Library
This database of 774 titles includes sources for a wide range of topics like literary criticism, history, geography, science and biography.

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Includes full-text magazine and newspaper articles, biographical profiles, and many other resources.


Language Instruction

Muzzy Online logoMuzzy
The world’s # 1 language program for children features Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, English, and Korean.

Transparent Language Online
Transparent Language Online is a powerful learning system for over 80 languages.



An early literacy resource that combines storybooks with video. For pre-kindergartners to third graders.

Children’s Literature Database
Information about pre-k to grade 12 books and media. Includes reviews; awards, honors and prizes; best book lists; and reading level information. Also offers lesson plans and teaching guides on children’s books, authors and illustrators from a variety of sources.

NoveList Plus logoNoveList Plus
A comprehensive site where a reader can learn about fiction and nonfiction books and authors, get read-alike suggestions, and find reading group guides,


Magazines & Newspapers

Consumer Reports logoConsumer Reports
The trusted reviewer of all types of products.

New Haven Register
Full text from 1988 to the present.

New York Times Digital Microfilm
Browse the New York Times page by page back to 2008.

Full text from 1997 to the present.

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Includes full-text magazine and newspaper articles, biographical profiles, and many other resources.



Folio IS
Provides the most up-to-date information about physicians in Connecticut including multiple practice addresses, group practice names, hospital and HMO affiliations, and medical school and specialty information.


Online Training

Atomic Training
Thousands of short videos covering 500 of the most popular software applications for PCs and Macs.

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5,775 courses in business, technology and creative skills taught by industry experts.

Choose from over 500 online continuing education classes, covering a wide variety of professional and leisure topics.