Back Mountain Memorial Library

A member of the Luzerne County Library System

96 Huntsville Road

Dallas, PA 18612


Mon – Thurs:

9:00am - 8:00pm


9:00am - 5:00pm


9:00am - 4:00pm

PH:  570-675-1182

FAX:  570-674-5863

Click on the links below to access our free online resources!
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Dallas Post Archive 1929-1971

The Dallas Post covers the Back Mountain communities of Luzerne County in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The newspaper was established in 1889 and offers its readers community, church, school, and local sports news.

Click on Browse by Title.

Scroll down to the Dallas Post.

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Pennsylvania Job Resources

Discover job resources for Pennsylvania job seekers and employers. These Pennsylvania government provided resources are designed to help you find a good career, review job openings, and match you with employers.

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Auto Repair Source

Discover the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls.

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Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Find detailed repair guides for all types of small engines. Information on more than 25 years of engine models. Offers assistance in providing routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service) as well as extensive repairs such as engine and transmission disassembly. Search by product type, brand, model/engine type, specific area of model/engine type and model numbers.

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Learning Express Library

Skill building resources and practice tests including GED, student tests, and citizenship exams.

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Teacher Reference Center

This e-resource for teachers provides indexing and abstracts for 280 peer-reviewed journals.

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Tuition Funding Sources

A free site dedicated to helping students find financial aid sources for continuing education.

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AP Images

View the greatest events in world history with photographs, audio sound bites, video, and graphics, for over 185 years. Over 3,000 photos/images/sound bites/graphics added daily, including audio and visual snapshots.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

Complete reference works in multiple subjects.

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Green FILE

This comprehensive e-resource draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling.

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GREENR (Gale In Context: Environmental Studies)

Explore an interdisciplinary resource for environment and sustainability studies. Find news, background information, video, commentaries, primary source documents and statistics in relevant topic areas such as energy systems, healthcare, food, climate change, population, and economic development.

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Heritage Quest Online

Trace genealogy and family history through multiple record sources.

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Social Security

Direct link to the Social Security Administration’s (an independent agency of the US federal government) website. Find answers and general information quickly about Social Security's programs and procedures.

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America’s News

America’s News provides access to information on people, issues and events locally and around the country. It offers hundreds of millions of current and archived full-text articles from newspapers nationwide in a single, fully searchable online resource, including access to more than 3000 US news sources.

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An American weekly magazine/newspaper published by Dow Jones & Company which covers US financial information, market developments, and relevant statistics.

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Salem Press

An online collection of literary criticisms and American history documents.

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The Citizen’s Voice

Find full text articles, 2003 - present.

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The Times Leader

Find full text articles, 1992 - present.

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POWER Library

POWER Library provides access to educational resources such as e-resources, eBooks, primary source digitized materials, the statewide union catalog of materials in libraries throughout Pennsylvania, and access to a librarian 24/7 via the Ask Here PA chat with a librarian service.

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POWER Library Kids

A direct link to the children’s resource page for the POWER Library website.

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POWER Library Teens

A mobile-friendly website featuring POWER Library resources for teen users. POWER Teens does not promote grade levels or specific ages. This enables students to use POWER Teens regardless of grade level.