Online Resources

Minerva, the online catalog

Orono Public Library's Online Catalog and Patron Record access.

Links to 65 other Maine Libraries. Access your account to renew and request.

RB Digital online magazines service

RBdigital Magazines, the world's largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library's collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

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Download Audiobooks AND eBooks  

Browse hundreds of downloadable audio and ebooks! Borrow, then download, best-selling and classic titles to your computer and transfer to a portable device or download directly to your smart device, to enjoy anytime, anywhere.

No matter where you are in Maine, you're always at the library!

You'll find thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books available through this expansive online resource to all Maine citizens! Our geolocation feature makes it faster and easier for you to access the resources you need anywhere within the State of Maine.
RBDigital offers multiple video streaming services like Acorn TV, IndieFlix, Pongalo, Qello Concerts, The Great Courses Library Collection, and many other services! Our library patrons can pick one service for a week-long checkout!
Novelist with non-fiction options.  Included are all fiction content from the database Novelist and non-fiction titles for high school students to adults. It has Book Discussion Guides with questions and answers and suggestions for further reading; book cover images and first chapter excerpts; feature articles, and BookTalks. Covers fiction and nonfiction series.

The Digital Maine Repository has put some of our Orono High School yearbooks dating back to 1949 online! You can access these digital copies by clicking the link. The list is not complete and is a work in progress. Check back periodically to see which "new" yearbooks have been added to the digital repository from years gone by!

Library Use Savings Calculator
Check out the Maine State Library's use calculator! Type in how many items you check out each month and it adds up your estimated savings. Some of the library's frequent visitors save tens of thousands of dollars per year! Click here for access
LearningExpress Library is an interactive online learning platform featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks related to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing exam preparation, college entrance and graduate school admissions exam preparation, GED exam preparation, and basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, for all ages. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. In addition, you will find interactive popular software tutorials/courses that are video-based and allow you to learn at your own pace. 



Through the Bangor Public Library, you get free and instant access to the most popular magazines. Checkout and read the latest issues however you like - in the browser, on your phone, or on a tablet. Flipster is easy to use and super convenient. Use your free Bangor Public Library card to access Flipster.  Don't have an card with BPL?  You may apply for one at the Bangor or the Orono Public Libraries.

Ancestry library edition  is available for  in-library use only. Please join us at the library and find out more about those who came before you.
penobscot times

Digital scans of archived copies of the Penobscot Times, a local area newspaper, from 1888-1984.

Courtesy of Old Town Public Library


Senior Yellow Pages. This directory contains the most up-to-date listing of local and state services for senior citizens in Greater Bangor. You will find the services and assistance that you need the most and new opportunities to enrich your life. Many of the services are offered to seniors for free or at a reduced cost, making the Senior Yellow Pages the best place to find what you are looking for.


Maine Career Connect helps relocated professional families find everything from a home and a professional job, to your childs school and community programs! Check out their website for more information and resources: Maine Career Connect