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Genealogy

September 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Genealogy · Books, City Library, Computer Classes, Events, Library Databases, Main Branch, News, Newsletter, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

What is genealogy? It is the process of continuously tracing the line of descent from your parents, grandparents, great grandparents, great –great grandparents and so on.

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Microfilm – a Time Machine

February 29th, 2016 · Comments Off on Microfilm – a Time Machine · City Library, Foundation, Grades 6-12, Library Databases, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Teens, Trustees

With microfilm, we can easily go back in time and see what the local neighborhood, or the world, was like on a given date—your birthday, for instance—from articles, drawings and photographs.

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Use ReferenceUSA? Give AtoZdatabases a try!

March 6th, 2015 · 3 Comments · City Library, Library Databases, Main Branch, News, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, Uncategorized

If you rely on ReferenceUSA for research, marketing or job searching, we invite you to take part in our month-long trial of AtoZdatabases. You don’t even need a library card. Simply log in with the following credentials. Username: library@manchesternh.gov Password: march Let us know what you think! Your feedback will help us decide which of […]

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Microfilm machines go digital at the Manchester City Library

November 15th, 2013 · 1 Comment · City Library, Foundation, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Technology

Have you ever looked up an obituary, or any old newspaper article, on a roll of microfilm? How about browse the pages of an old city directory or government report on microfiche?

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Research fees to increase

June 20th, 2013 · Comments Off on Research fees to increase · City Library, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week

Starting today, the Manchester City Library is raising its prices and changing its policy on obituary/newspaper article searches.

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Issues and Controversies

April 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on Issues and Controversies · Children, City Library, Government Documents, Library Databases, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, Teens, West Branch

This database is perfect for those tricky school projects or for the person who wants to learn more about current events.

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American History Online

April 1st, 2012 · Comments Off on American History Online · Children, City Library, Events, Foundation, Friends of the West Manchester Community Library, Grades 6-12, Library Databases, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

A useful resource for school projects!

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Science Online

March 28th, 2012 · Comments Off on Science Online · Children, City Library, Main Branch, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, West Branch

Science Fair project coming up?

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Business and Company Resource Center and Reference USA

March 19th, 2012 · Comments Off on Business and Company Resource Center and Reference USA · City Library, Main Branch, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, West Branch

These databases are useful for job searches, people starting businesses, and marketing professionals.

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Online Newsstand

February 14th, 2012 · Comments Off on Online Newsstand · Children, City Library, Library Databases, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Technology, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

The Online Newsstand~at a library near you!

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