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:

  • Phone: Call the Information Services desk directly at 717-243-4642 x2237
  • Email: Send your question by email.
  • Webform: Fill out our contact form with your question here.

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


Access Bosler's Reference Collection Online

The Bosler Memorial Library now provides online access to many of our printed reference volumes and their award-winning content from Salem Press, Grey House Publishing, and H.W. Wilson. The collection includes resources on Health, History, Literature, Science, and Careers. Read More and Access the Collection Here »


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 Libby

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.