Use your library card to read digital magazines including Better Homes and Gardens, the New Yorker, and Rolling Stone, right from your browser.
Manhattan Mercury – NewsBank
Powered by Newsbank, access articles from The Mercury from 1997 to today. Anywhere. Anytime.
A collection of animated, talking picture books, which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.
An online resource for kids to use. Watch classic children's storybook videos from Weston Woods, Children's Press, and Scholastic. No software required, use directly online.
The Sunflower eLibrary, by Overdrive, offers a wide variety of eBooks, audiobooks, and videos for checkout. Use your Manhattan Library card and password to log in.
A new digital streaming service offering music, audiobooks, ebooks, movies, and TV episodes free to Manhattan Library cardholders. Each patron can check out five items per month.
New York Times Remote Access
Full text of the New York Times available outside the library. Enter your library card and password, then redeem the access code and create an account.
Contains full text for thousands of reference magazines, journals, and publications covering a wide range of subject areas.
New York Times
Full text of the New York Times available on library computers only. Click the link then register for a free account.
Use your library card and password to access the entire lynda.com library of online courses.
Expert book recommendations, reviews, articles, and book lists.
Kansas Historical Society
Research Kansas history and genealogy, access records and collections, get information about historic sites, and read articles relating to Kansas History.
Riley County Genealogical Society
An independent facility focusing on Riley County, Kansas and its surrounding counties. RCGS also has more than 5,000 holdings from other states and countries.
Community Information Center
Information about the Manhattan, KS community is now available through our catalog.
Website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it offers information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.
A collection of nearly 600 genealogy research and reference publications in searchable PDF format.
U.S. Census records, Revolutionary War materials, and Freedman's Bank Records.
Read the complete eEdition of Manhattan's local paper from library computers only.
State Library Online Resources
Additional resources available to anyone in the state of Kansas.
Access practice tests and tutorials for all ages from elementary to post graduate degrees. Tests include GED, GRE, U.S. Citizenship, and workplace improvement skills.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Explore the updated online encyclopedia from Encyclopedia Britannica with hundreds of thousands of articles, biographies, videos, images, and web sites.
The largest family history site with more than 4 billion names in world-wide historical records, family tree services, census information, and genealogy resources.
Conversation tutorials for more than 70 languages including ESL courses taught in the user's native language.
Comprehensive investment information with easy-to-use portfolio tools and calculators.
Provides in-depth financial investment-related research information including historical markets, company data, mutual funds and analytic tools, and expert analysis commentary.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Access repair, maintenance, and service information for your vehicle.
Explore product reviews and ratings with full access to the online version of Consumer Reports.