Research


These databases and resources are available to Dover Public Library patrons and the public. If you have questions or concerns, please call the Tech Desk at 330-343-6123.

Ohio Web Library Logo

The Ohio Web Library is an evolving collection of thousands of online publications and research resources, including popular magazines, trade publications, scholarly research journals, newspapers from Ohio and the nation, encyclopedias, dictionaries, speeches, poems, plays, maps, satellite images of Ohio, and more. Sign in required*

Goodwill Community Foundation Learn Free Logo

Need to improve your computer or math skills? GCFLearnFree.org® is the website for you! The Goodwill Community Foundation provides over 750 different lessons absolutely free! Learn computer basics as well as how to use popular computer programs.

Ancestry Library Edition Logo

Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and more. You must be at Dover Public Library to use Ancestry Library Edition.

Basic ESL – Learn English Online improves an individual’s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a simple to follow, and instructionally proven curriculum. Students learn English quickly and effectively on relevant topics including: family, home, school and many other topics. In each lesson students learn key vocabulary and how to use that vocabulary in conversation. No computer experience is necessary. Click on "Instant Access" to enter without registering

*You will be asked to sign in with your Dover Public Library card number and PIN when using this service outside the library.