Using the Library
Using the Web
Search Engines, Directories, and Tutorials
& Essex Town Sites
Sites (Some include all of New England)
- AcademicInfo Subject Guides and
- Adherents.com - most
comprehensive source for statistics on religious adherents. Search by
religion or location etc.
- American Memory Project -
Historical Documents and images
- Britannica .com
- DeskRef - Quick
Reference Links - 30 categories including Household,
Biography, Concumer, Writing and much more from the Ramapo Catskill Library
- The History Channel
- How stuff
- Index to How To Do It Information
- Information Please
- Internet Public Library - Pathfinders at this site are useful when searching a subject.
- Khan Academy - videos covering everything from basic arithmetic and algebra to differential equations, physics, chemistry, biology and finance.
- Librarian's Index to the
- A list of web resources compiled by Marylaine Block
- New Hampshire State
Library Reference & Information Service - A great site for
quick general reference such as dictionaries, directories. calculators,
statistics and much more.
- Nobel e-museum - lists
- OneLook - search many on-line
dictionaries at once
- Popular Science - 137 years of Popular Science full text
- Research-It! - now called
iTools - Includes tools in areas of
language, finance and maps as well as basics.
- Search Systems Public
Records Locator "Largest free public records database collection."
Search by keyword or browse by state, Canadian provinces, or country. You can
track things like farm subsidy recipients, child support payments, corporate
records, automobile lemon records, campaign contributions, physician
- TIPTOP: the Internet Pilot to
Antiques and Collecting
Catalogs at Other Area Libraries
Job Hunting and Preparation on
Library Resources -
Schools - Local (CCSU)
Telephone & Zip
- Allpages - Internet U.S. Yellow
- Anywho - Can search
whole U.S. or limit; ATT Tollfree also available here
- Infospace - Links to city guides,
gov., classifieds, public records, reverse address feature, world wide
- Switchboard - Has
direct links to community info, restaurants, gov., entertainment ...
- Zip code directory USPS
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