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Bartlesville Public Library

600 S. Johnstone

Bartlesville, OK 74003



Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday:
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Days Library is Closed

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Online Databases

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College, Higher Education. and Financial Aid

Medical and Health Information

General Reference Sites:

Background Checks

Citing Internet Resources


Online Encyclopedias:

  • from elibrary offers 5000 or so free articles, with plenty of ads asking you to subscribe to the premium service. Still, it’s useful.
  • is an encyclopedia created by internet users. All facts should be double-checked against another source for veracity. has a lot of ads, but is incredibly useful for finding word spellings and definitions quickly.

Quotations– offers a number of quotation collections, including Bartlett’s and Columbia.

Telephone Directories

  • The Ultimates offers a meta search of white pages, yellow pages, and even email addresses.
  • Switchboard is clean, easy to use, and popular with our reference librarians.
  • Whitepages also offers a cool reverse lookup feature for phone numbers & addresses.

Translation Services

  • Google offers language tools including translations

Ready Reference Collections of others:

  • offers some really useful full-text reference tools, including encyclopedias, thesaurii, writing style guides, and more.
  •–Huge collection of resources on any imaginable topic, as well as front ends to many popular search engines. Maintained by Bob Drudge.