Online Databases

Huron Library logoLibrary Card Holders can access nearly all of our Online Databases from home.     

  • User Name: library card number - 14 numbers - no space.
  • Password: LASTNAME - all capital letters - first 8 letters. 

NOTE: Library cards are renewed annually. If your library card is expired please call the library.

AtoZ The USA

Bringing the diversity of the USA to life in a beautifully illustrated resource designed especially for libraries and schools. Covering the USA - 50 States, 5 Territories, Washington, DC.

AtoZ World Travel

A comprehensive travel guide providing practical information for experiencing the world and all its wonders, for travelers and students alike. in-library use - at-home use

Get unbiased ratings and reviews for 9000+ products and services from Consumer Reports, plus trusted advice and in-depth reporting on what matters most.

Huron Public Library - Atriuum Catalog

Find library books, magazines, DVDs, and other materials.

NoveList Plus in-library use 

NoveList Plus at-home use

Read everything by your favorite author? Let NoveList help you discover new authors and titles based on your reading preferences.

NoveList K-8 Plus in-library use

NoveList K-8 Plus at-home use

For K-8 readers, their parents, and teachers. NoveList finds books that young readers will enjoy.

Practice exams for the written portion, SD drivers manuals (Driver, Motorcycle, and CDL), and South Dakota DMV FAQ section.

GCF Learning

Free online computer courses created by Goodwill Community Foundation, Inc.

U.S. Government Publishing Office

Free public access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.

Heritage Quest 

Discover your family history today.

Find product manuals in.pdf format. Free website.


More than 5 billion records from around the world for family history research. -  Explore your family history and discover key historical events with one of the world's largest online newspaper archives. 

ProQuest Research Library

Full-text magazine and journal articles.

Sanborn Maps

South Dakota Historical Maps from 1867 to 1970

South Dakota Newspaper Indexes

Historical newspaper indexes from the following: Deadwood/Black Hills (1877-1900), Indian Country Today (1991-2003), Rapid City Journal (1999-2005), SDSU Collegian Index (1970-2000), and Sioux Falls Argus-Leader (1979-2003).

South Dakota State Library: Complete List of Databases

A collection of free online research and educational resources for a variety of ages and interests. 

US Newsstream by ProQuest

Full-text articles from over 1000 newspapers, television, radio, and web-only media sources.

WorldCat in-library use

WorldCat at-home use

Available for use only at the Huron Public Library

Ancestry Library Edition

For researching local history and family histories


Displays a map with over nine million original U.S. landowners in a single, searchable presentation.