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Databases – find articles


Encyclopedias, dictionaries and thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books are available anywhere in the State of Maine through the online resources of MARVEL! Maine’s Virtual Library

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An outstanding source for genealogy research. Click for more information and tips.

A – Z Maps

A royalty-free collection of over 60,000 online maps, also flags, map games, puzzles and k-12 lesson plans.  Sign in with your Curtis library card number.

Portland Public Library databases

(Cumberland County residents – requires a Portland Public Library card – Curtis Library can issue Portland cards to Cumberland County residents. ) This useful set of databases includes  Auto and Small Engine Repair, genealogy and business resources and a test preparation database.

Maine Serials List

Search for magazines and journals at around eighty Maine libraries. This list may not be current. It will only show if the magazine is at the library; it does not provide digital articles.

Search the library’s online catalog for print magazines and journals in the Curtis Memorial Library collection,or click here for a list of titles.

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