Cambridge Public Library

New Online Resources at CPL


You may access these new databases right from home with your library card, or at any Cambridge Public Library.

You will find a host of online resources, including mainstays like ValueLine, Consumer Reports, Mango Languages, and the Encyclopedia Britannica in the eLibrary section of our website or click on Databases within the Minuteman Catalog

JSTOR offers our patrons the opportunity to access an essential resource that facilitates their educational, professional, and independent research needs. Our collection focuses on arts, humanities, and life sciences (including ecology and botany) journals within JSTOR, featuring more than six hundred and fifty titles across multiple disciplines.


The Vogue Archive is a complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names.


African American Heritage is a groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research. It provides users a dedicated resource that not only brings together records critical to African American family research; but also connects them to a community of research experts, whose mentoring and assistance can frequently be the difference between research success and futility.

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