Note that many in-library databases can be accessed from the GPL parking lot via WiFi.

1. Connect to wireless network “GPL WIFI”
2. Open a web browser and click “Accept” on our internet policy
3. Enjoy free public wifi access, as well as access to some of our in-library databases!

Books and Literature

Computer Skills

Learning Express (GPL) – Learn computer skills! This resource covers everything from Computers 101 to Microsoft Office.

Consumer Information

Genealogy

Ancestry Library Edition (GPL)
Note: As of January 2021, GPL’s subscription to Ancestry Library Edition is enabled for at-home use. This is subject to change.
FamilySearch.org (GPL)
Fold3 Military Records (GPL)

Homeschool Resources

Job Tools

Learning Express (GPL) – Prepare a resume, find a job, or learn new computer skills

Coursera (Website) – If your job has been impacted by COVID-19 and you are an unemployed or dislocated worker, you are entitled to access Coursera via the New York State Department of Labor’s website. Coursera offers access to nearly 4,000 programs to learn new skills, earn certifications, and elevate your career.

Updated 12/2020: GPL staff has done the hard work of compiling a list of career resources, job websites, and free eBooks for you! Good luck on your job search, and check back often for updates. You can view and download the complete document here: Job Information Resources

Kids’ and Teens' Resources

Newspapers and Magazines