Virtual Reference

encyclopedias on shelfBosler's Information Services remain available to help researchers access information and materials.

From personalized virtual consultations with staff to access to our online research databases, there are a wide variety of ways you can use the library's resources for your information needs.

Online Research Assistance

Information Services staff are available to answer research-specific questions via:

  • Email: Send an email to
  • Text Messaging: Send text messages only to 717-256-1132
  • Phone: Call the Information Services desk directly at 717-243-4642 x2237

For questions about your library account, downloading eBooks, and other technical assistance, connect with Bosler Memorial Library staff via phone (717-243-4642), email, or our webform.


Access Online Research Databases

We have plenty of resources available from home. Explore our list of reference databases by title or category.


E-Books On Overdrive

Explore our e-book and e-audiobook collection available free with your Cumberland County Library Card.


More Remote Library Services

Need to manage your account after hours or remotely? Looking for help with your résumé or searching for a job? Whether you're at the library, at school, or at home, you can access a wide range of resources with your library card with our Collections and Services.