Provides access to a large number of databases of interest to genealogists and historians.
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Archion provides access to a growing collection of digitized records of baptisms, confirmations, marriages and burials for Protestant churches in Germany. Date coverage varies but usually ranges from as early as the mid-16th century to the late 19th century. Archion is available for use on one computer in the History & Genealogy Department only.
Photos and video of endangered species.
Provides access to federal assistance listings available to state and local governments, domestic public, quasi-public and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions, specialized groups, individuals, federally recognized Indian tribal governments and territories of the U.S. Formerly the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance.
Formerly called AutoMate, this database provides service and repair information including step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts/labor estimates and service bulletins/recalls.
Site teaches kids how the U.S. government works. Site is arranged by grade level.
Features short biographies on some of history’s most famous people.
Covers people in the news and a full range of history-makers featuring biographical profiles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches or obituaries.
Quick reference information on hundreds of animals.
This website is dedicated to solving your “what to read” dilemma with book reviews, author profiles and interviews, and excerpts from new releases.
The Horror Writer's Association presents the annual Bram Stoker Awards for Superior Achievement.
Issued by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Budget of the United States Government is a collection of documents that contains the budget message of the President, information about the President's budget proposals for a given fiscal year, and other budgetary publications.
Provides access to national, regional, industry and international economic accounts (GDP, consumer spending, balance of payments, trade in goods and services).
Comprehensive coverage of business topics provided through company profiles, industry overviews, company and industry rankings, investment reports, articles published in business journals, and press releases.
Full-text coverage of business, management and economic journals and periodicals. Topics include finance, international business, marketing and more.
Tracks capital changes for publicly traded companies in the United States. Available only at Headquarters' Reference Dept. Ask a librarian for assistance.
An online database of passenger arrivals through the port of New York for the years 1820-1892.
A keyword searchable catalog of materials published by the Federal government from 1976 to the present.
Provides depository library access to Census 2000 data issued by the Census Bureau in comma- delimited ASCII format.
Access to all states, U.S. Summary and Puerto Rico census population and housing data.