The library has many databases and other resources available to patrons. Some resources require a library card for access, and some are only available in the library. Please let us know if you have any questions!

Ancestry - available in the library. Access genealogy information, including Census and military records, vital statistics, city directories, and so much more! Ancestry Library Edition is only available inside the building.

ArtistWorks logoHere you will find video-based music instruction for everything from banjo and piano to clarinet and drums! You will need your library card to log in.

Data Axle logo Find information and data for small business owners.

Fold3 logo Access military records for genealogical research. The records in this database focus primarily on those who served during wartime. You will need your library card to log into this resource.

JobNow logo Visit JobNow for help building resumes, to learn about interviews, and consult with a job coach. Expect expert feedback from live consultants in all three areas! You will need your library card to log into this service.

LawDepot logo This database allows you to create free legal documents, including but not limited to rental agreements, wills, car sales, and spousal separations. 

NOVELNY logo NOVELNY gives communities across New York States online access to the full text of hundreds of journals, newspapers, and other resources. You can access these resources from anywhere within New York State.

Universal Class logo This database features over 500 educational classes. You will need your library card to log in.

Search the Watertown Daily Times collection.

You can search for articles from the Watertown Daily Times in three separate locations, depending on the year required. Please reach out to the Reference Desk at 315-785-7714 with questions.

     2018 – present [Newspaper layout]
     1988 – present [Text content only. Login required.]
     1870 – 1922 [Newspaper layout. Split into three listings.]

Weiss Financial Ratings logoThis database has everything you need to create and improve a financial plan in any stage of life.