Online Resources

APL Online Resources

You can now register online for a library card to use online services, if you are a resident of Auburn, Lewiston, or Minot. The card will be mailed to you. To activate the card for borrowing, please visit the library and present a current ID.

Visit our digital branch,, for online reference help and all of our online services!

We now have two online resources for genealogy research.

Mango Languages online language-learning system! Learning a new language is free when you sign in with your APL card. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions and an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application. Learn actual conversation, either a few basic phrases or in depth! Over 60 language courses available, including English for non-English speakers.

MARVEL! Maine’s Virtual Library

Thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books are available anywhere in the State of Maine through the online resources of MARVEL!Maine’s virtual library, a service of Maine Infonet.

  • 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. Access through MARVEL! and select LearningExpress Library from the dropdown menu.
Driver’s License Practice Tests

Includes practice tests for cars, motorcycles and commercial driving, plus the official Maine handbooks.

Internet Links by Subject

Internet resources recommended by our librarians.


Job Hunting Resources
(from the Maine Career Center)

Other Libraries & Catalogs

Local Links