America's News for Local Newspapers
News of local interest happens everywhere, from small towns to big cities across the United States. America's News provides access to information on people, issues and events in the local area and around the country. This comprehensive resource offers hundreds of millions of current and archived full-text articles from news sources nationwide in a single, fully searchable database.
America’s News provides patrons with authoritative, staff-written coverage of local and national topics, along with specific articles, obituaries, statistics, quotations, facts, analysis and much more. Looking for more electronic resources? Visit our Reference Databases page. Patrons can freely search, browse, print, save, email and share full-text articles.
Learn a new language with Mango Languages!
We are pleased to announce that the Southborough Library now offers the Mango Languages online language-learning system to its patrons.
Mango offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user’s native language.
In addition to language courses, Mango also offers the opportunity to learn through foreign films and access to a variety of specialty mini courses, like Pirate, Medical Spanish and romance courses.
Mango can be accessed at the library, remotely, or even on-the-go with apps for iPhone®, Android™, Kindle® and Nook®.
Jewelry Makerspace Crafternoon
This summer, the Southborough Library will host a series of Crafternoons. What is a "Crafternoon?" It's an afternoon of craft activities! Crafternoon topics vary from activities such as Origami to Henna Tattoos. As with all library programs, there is no cost to participants. Please double check with the library to see if individual programs have age restrictions or a limitation on participants. Check our Featured Events page for more information.
In July, one of our featured Crafternoons will be: Jewelry Makerspace. The program will take place on: Wednesday, July 12 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Teenage patrons (ages 12-19) and adults can create their own jewelry. Artist Mandy Roberge will lead this activity.