Young Adult Collections

Young Adult Collections

Young Adult collections include books, magazines, graphic novels, audiobooks, DVDs, and electronic games.  Teen materials circulate for 3 weeks, (DVDs for 1 week, no renewal) and may be renewed two times if the title is not on request.  Programs and materials for the Teen Zone are generally suitable for middle & high school students.

Electronic Resources

A to Z the World is the world’s most comprehensive country-by-country resource for learning about culture and customs worldwide. AtoZ the World is comprised of 175 Country Guides of 107 topics each. No other single resource covers so many topics, so well, for so many countries.  For Manchester residents, use your library card number to log in.

Lincoln Library

The Lincoln Library of Essential Information and Encyclopedia of Mythology

FactCite is a fully searchable online information resource brought to you by The Lincoln Library Press. It enables student researchers and teachers to easily navigate through a vast amount of information. Student researchers can search or browse the vast selection of textual information as well as make use of other helpful features, such as printable full-color and outline illustrations and maps. Bonus material in our Greek & Roman section enhances comprehension with features such as a gods and heroes equivalency chart, a Greek alphabet chart, and classroom plays.


Encyclopedia Britannica for Students


Britannica Annals of American History


Britannica World Data


Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more.

Critical essays on authors and their works.

Gale Virtual Reference Center

Gale Literary Criticism

Gale Biography


A complete list of Gale Databases including New York Times

Novelist, Greenfile, Information Science & Technology Abstracts, Teacher Reference Center


Download audio & Ebooks


An online collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books! All books are available with unlimited access, all the time, from any device with an internet connection.


Listen online to audio books in many different categories: fiction, non-fiction, classics and even Spanish language audio books!There are 1,000 books in the collection and we’re always adding more! These books are always available, never on hold, and no need to download.


Lincoln Library – Manchester subscribes to The Lincoln Library of Essential Information


Find Books in Series for all ages