• Kentucky Virtual Library

    The Kentucky Virtual Library is a group of databases that provide information for academic research, for life-long learning, and for entertainment and enlightenment. These databases provide the full text of periodical articles from popular magazines and academic journals. NoveList is a database that provides information about fiction series titles and fiction genres. These databases are provided to the citizens of Kentucky by funds from the state and from participating libraries. Current KY library card required for ID and password. Ask your librarian.

  • Overdrive

    With this service and your library card, you can download free: Audio books to listen to on your computer or portable device; Ebooks to read on your computer or e-reader; Music to listen to on your computer or portable device; Videos to watch on your computer of portable device. You can check out 10 Overdrive media items at a time, place holds for items, and choose your own lending period!



  • AtoZdatabases: Search Jobs & Businesses

    The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding firends and realitives, and much more!
    Update Frequency: Monthly
    Format: Web
    Output: Email, print, or instant download.

  • Learning Express Library

    With Learning Express Library students and career seekers are able to take advantage of unlimited access to online practice exams and learn at their own pace. Take the 4th & 8th grade basic skills, SAT, GED, GRE, GMAT, Praxis I PPST, ASVAB, among other Academic and Career Placement tests and get instant scoring and customized evaluation. Available at all the libraries or work from home using your library card number. Your library is providing this service to you!


    Heritage Quest

    A resource for census data, family records and local histories. This collection assembles every extant U.S. federal census, banking and military records, genealogies, local histories, primary source materials, and genealogical and local history serials. An ongoing project (new content is added weekly), HeritageQuest Online will grow to encompass obituaries, Freedman's Bank Records, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant index and additional materials. Oldham County Public Library patrons can access this collection using computers in the library or elsewhere. You will need to have a library card to log in.

  • Thomas Register

    The Thomas Register is a source book used for research, manufacturing, and industry development.






  • America's Genealogy Bank

    America's GenealogyBank provides Web-based access to millions of the United States' core genealogical records from 1652 to the present day. Through basic name search and advanced search options, genealogists can easily find and browse digital images of American historical genealogies, obituaries, marriage notices, birth announcements, casualty lists, military and government documents and other essential primary sources. It also provides the full text of modern U.S. newspaper obituaries and enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records. Significantly, each of America's GenealogyBank's five historical or modern collections is updated with new content on a daily, weekly or monthly basis.

  • Pronunciator

    Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn any of 80 languages. Register for free and start learning at your own pace! Use your Library card to sign into your account.
    All you need is a web browser with JavaScript enabled, and Flash version 10.0 or higher. Or an iPad or iPhone/iPod with iOS 5.0 or higher. Or an Android tablet or phone with Android 3.0 and up.




  • Ancestry.com

    ProQuest has partnered with MyFamily.com to create Ancestry® Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today. It has unparalleled coverage of the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. This collection of more than 4,000 databases and 1.5 billion names is essential to having a complete genealogy collection and its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest Online. This resource is only available in the library only. It may not be accessed from a personal computer.


  • Available in the Library

    Law Library is accessible at each of the Oldham County Public Libraries. Contact your local librarian for more information.

    Subscriber content available in library only for: PC World; Business Week; Courier Journal; Consumer Reports