Newton library patrons now have access to two new databases:
Marquis Who’s Who on the Web
Home Access | In Library Access
Comprehensive profiles on over 1.4 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and sports. Search by name, gender, occupation, geography, hobbies and interests, religion and much more.
Home access for this database is available only to Newton residents with a Newton library card number beginning 21323.
Literary Reference Center Home Access | In Library Access
A full text database combining information from major respected reference works, books and literary journals, as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing, Literary Reference Center includes plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, articles/essays of literary criticism, author biographies, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems and short stories, author interviews, classic texts and much more.