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eBooks now available

New Services Offered by the Wellsville Public Library


The Wellsville Library offers three great online resources to access either in the library or from your home!  Here’s a brief summary -

BRAND NEW!   FREE ebooks!   eBook Public Library Collection  -With a collection of over 33,000 titles chosen specifically for public libraries, this general reference collection features fiction titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and highly-recommended titles from industry leading publishers, including:

A wide range of subjects and topics are covered to meet various patron research needs, including substantial offerings in Self-Help, Health & Fitness, Games, Crafts & Hobbies, Medical, Cooking and Religion. This collection also features titles on Recreation and Leisure, Geography, Commerce, Finance, The Family, Marriage, Women, Folklore, Social and Public Welfare, and Home Economics.

All titles are available with unlimited user access, and titles are regularly added to the collection – the ebooks are a 21 day loan that you can download to your device.


HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive database of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s.  A great resource for finding your roots!

LearningExpress Library is designed to help people succeed on the tests they must pass to gain citizenship, improve their testing skills or to further their education or career. Over 300 online academic and licensing practice tests including SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, Advanced Placement, civil service, military, real estate, law enforcement, citizenship, TOEFL, ESL and basic skills for elementary, middle and high school skills improvement and much more. Test preparation materials span ages from elementary through adult. This testing resource also provides instant scoring and customized feedback.

Explora Elementary: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=070-348&profile=ehk5

Explora Middle: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=070-348&profile=explorams

Explora HS: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=070-348&profile=src_ic

Explora Public Library: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=070-348&profile=ehpl


You’ll find so much more to explore within each resource and they can be accessed from the library website at http://wellsvillelibrary.lib.mo.us in your home!  FREE with your library card!  Come to the library for instructions on how to use the remote access (an ID and password will be assigned to you) and begin downloading an ebook today or search for your ancestors or prepare for a new career!  The library hours are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 12-5:30 and Friday 10-5.   Message us on Facebook or email us at wellsvillelibrary@gmail.com for additional information or contact us at 573-684-6151. 

Drop in for more info and bring your device - Nook, Kindle, iPad or other mobile ereader and we'll help you set it up!