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General Resources

Demographic information for cities, counties and states, from the latest United States Census.

A database of over 3,000 photos/images/sound bites/graphics, created by the Associated Press and capturing some of the greatest events in world history (must have valid WAGGIN card to access - see library for more details).

A site maintained by the Smithsonian Institution, these files are an exceptional resource for finding information on specific pieces of art and the artist who produced it.

A wide range of computer-related tutorials—incorporating text, pictures and videos—covering everything from basic computers to specific software applications.

A wide range of electronic databases, offered through Power Library.  Includes EBSCOhost Web, AP Images, Consumer Health Complete, and the Auto Repair Reference Center (must have valid WAGGIN card to access - see library for more details).

An online digital library of education research and information, sponsored by the US government.

A wide range of computer-related video lessons and blogs, covering everything from computers to networks to specific software applications.

Over 500 of the best free online courses from the world’s leading universities --right at your fingertips in one easy-to-access platform.

An online database offering information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energe, recycling and more (must have valid WAGGIN card to access - see library for more details).

A library and an encyclopedia all in one!  Your one-stop shop for all your information needs--free and available to you on the internet!

Hundreds of digitally scanned newspapers from around the world.

A database offering full-text access to articles from over 1,000 national and international newspapers and publications (must have valid WAGGIN card to access - see library for more details).

A one-stop-shop for all your reference needs.  RefDesk is a collection of reference links covering nearly every topic imaginable.  

Homework help for students, parents and teachers—covering all major subjects and many popular exams.

Database providing carefully selected full text articles and images from over 1600 domestic and international newspapers, magazines, and government documents (must have valid WAGGIN card to access - see library for more details).

Testing & Education Reference Center is a start-to-finish resource with all the information and support materials needed to make informed, confident decisions to shape the rest of your life.  Includes over 300 practice tests and courses, ebooks containing study material and practice tests, information on scholarships and accredited schools, and much more!  (Must have valid WAGGIN card to access - see library for more details).