McArthur Public Library

270 Main St - Biddeford, Maine - 207 284 4181

Online Resources

Some of these require you to login using your library card.


Digital Maine Databases

No matter where you are in Maine, you're always at the library! You'll find thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books available through this expansive online resource to all Maine citizens! Our geolocation feature makes it faster and easier for you to access the resources you need anywhere within the State of Maine.


The Maine Memory Network is a statewide digital museum that provides unprecedented access to over 45,000 historical items from over 270 museums, historical societies, libraries, and other organizations from every corner of Maine. Many of the historical photographs from McArthur Library's own collection can be seen as part of this virtual museum.

Cloud Library Maine's audio book and ebook borrowing service.



ReferenceUSA has vital information on every business & consumer in the United States & Canada.  It assists business executives in finding valuable sales leads, conducting market research or competitive analysis, and provides an avenue for businesses to do effective marketing & outreach.  Students are able to reference this data for research projects and job seekers may find gainful employment.  ReferenceUSA provides data on businesses, consumers,  healthcare providers, new movers & homeowners, as well as historical business information.

To learn more about how to get a card, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.


Resources that only work inside the library.

Digital Sanborn Maps A historical collection of fire insurance maps of Maine's towns and cities from 1867-1970.