New resource: PressReader

June 1, 2021: Use PressReader to access more than 7,000 of the U.S. and world’s top newspapers and magazines in their original languages as soon as they’re available on shelves. No limits on downloads. They're yours to keep forever. Popular titles include The Guardian, Newsweek, Der Tagesspiegel, El Razon, and China Daily. Learn more or download the app.

January 1, 2021: We've added 36 new digital magazine titles in English, Spanish, and French to our Flipster collection.

12/1/2020: Use Value Line to find investment research, expert analysis, and unbiased commentary on approximately 3,400 stocks.

7/10/2020: Try our new resource, Ferguson's Career Guidance Center, to quickly find the career information you need, whether it’s school planning resources, skills and career advice, career interest assessment, or articles about industry and professions. Includes more than 1,200 articles from the Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance, 17th Edition.

5/20/2020: FIMO now has historic Portland maps! Use the "Place Name Search" to find them.

1/31/2020: Gale eBooks and World Book eBooks are now listed in our catalog. You can find titles for adults and kids in many subject areas, from travel to dinosaurs. Read them in your browser—they're always available, no downloading, no waiting!

Search in the catalog (or in our app) for "Gale eBooks" or for "World Book eBooks" (in quotes) for complete lists of either, if you just want to browse. 

You can also enter a search term (such as dinosaurs or travel), search, and then pick "Online eBooks" in the "Material" filter in the left column of your search results. (In the app, do a regular search and then select "Online eBooks" as the format type.) When you select a title, you'll find a link to go directly to the eBook.

1/1/2020: Try these new resources without cost at the library or from anywhere with your library card.

Flipster—View recent issues of your favorite, popular magazines digitally—no need to wait for the print edition! You can download to the app for off-line reading or read in your browser. (This resource is our replacement for RBdigital Magazines.)

Consumer Reports Online—Access recent Consumer Reports magazine articles and reviews in full-text. Find product reviews, recommendations, and comparisons to help you make choices.


Creativebug—Watch more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Fold3—Discover your family's military past. Find service records, casualties, and memorials from wars since the American Revolution.

FIMO—Find and view high-definition, color fire insurance maps, real estate atlases, plat books, and other historical maps showing building structures, building construction details, property ownership, property uses, and other useful information.