Online Learning and Research Tools
You don't just get books at a library. South Burlington residents with library cards have access to online resources too! You will need your library card number located on the back of your card to access some of these resources. If you need help, ask us. To see a log in guide for Universal Class, click here.
Consumer Reports: When it's time to make a purchase this is the place to go. Reviews for over 50,000 products a year!
GMLC: The Green Mountain Library Consortium is our catalog for all of our audiobooks and eBooks.
Learning Express Library: Self paced learning modules, tests, tutorials and e-books to help you with your career and admissions.
Project Gutenberg: Offers over 58,000 free eBooks. Download or read them online.
Mango: Mango is the award-winning language learning resource for individuals around the world. Study from your choice of over 70 world languages and dialects through courses crafted using conversational methodology.
Universal Class: Universal Class has hundreds of courses covering all kinds of subjects including computers, health, finance, parenting.
Vermont Department of Libraries Genealogy Research: Vermont residents can research Vermont birth, marriage, and death records from 1909-2008 on Ancestry.com for free if they first sign up for a MyVermont.gov account.
Vermont Online Library: VOL offers a collection of databases including access to newspaper articles, research, automotive repair and much more.
*Please note, Peterson’s Career Prep, a resource offered through VTLIB’s VOL will no longer be available after September 30, 2022. Users will no longer be able to access the databases or any saved content after that time. We recommend that you download content such as resumés or cover letters before October 1st. Similar career preparation resources as well as a wide array of career practice tests, training, and ebooks are available through Learning Express.