Recommended Sites

Books

Business Information

Education & Financial Aid

Employment

Federal Government

Health

Legal Forms

Maps

Movies

Ohio Government

Tax Forms

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BOOKS

About: Books search for title, author, subject...anything about books

BookPage   Book reviews of both adult and children's books

What's Next  "What's Next" helps you search adult fiction in series. A "series" is two or more books linked by  character(s), settings, or other common traits.

Learn how you can download Free online eBooks, audiobooks, music and videos HERE.

 

BUSINESS INFORMATION

Better Business Bureau

GuideStar connecting people with non-profit information

Grants.gov

Annual Credit Report - the only free source for your credit reports

SCORE (Counselors to Small Business)

Small Business Administration 

 

 

EDUCATION & FINANCIAL AID

Free Practice Tests   Includes ACT, SAT, GED, ASVAB, NCLEX, etc.

Peterson's Online      College information along with information about: Private Secondary Schools, Distance Learning, Summer Camps, Study Abroad, and More!

Fastweb  Search for scholarships and apply online!

FinAid!  The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid  

Ohio Options for Adult Diploma and Ohio High School Equivalence

United States Department of Education Student Aid Information   find everything you need to know about student aid, fill out a FAFSA form online

 

EMPLOYMENT

Ohio Means Jobs offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find resources dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you. Ohio Means Jobs also allows you to search all electronic job opportunities which include Ohio employers, national commercial job boards and niche industries.

USAJobs is the official site of the United State Federal Government.  It is your one stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.

Careerbuilder.com

Monster.com

Neuvoo.com

Glassdoor.com

ZipRecruiter 

cypress resume

Cypress Resume is an online tool that helps you effortlessly create a professional resume in just a few minutes. Its easy-to-use format assures you won’t spend hours trying to perfect your document—all the hard work is done for you. Simply plug in your basic information (as little or as much as you’d like), and Cypress Resume creates a perfectly formatted document to help you land that dream job.

 

 

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

Data.gov

Healthcare.gov

USA.gov   Official Web Site for Searching the U.S. Government

U.S. Congress  Legislative information on the Internet

Travel Warnings & Consular Information Sheets

 

Federal and State Documents

The Government Information Services section of the State Library contains over 1 million publications, dating from the 1700's to the present.   

 

HEALTH

CDC Covid-19 information from the Centers for Disease Control

Covid-19 information from the State of Ohio

Recover is Beautiful - Ohio Secretary of State's recommendation for Drug Addiction Recovery

 

LEGAL FORMS

The library does not guarantee that the following sites are valid in Ohio.   Please seek professional legal advice if you have any questions.

Looking for Legal Help  (provided and approved by the Ohio Bar Association)

Gale LegalForms  free legal forms which are downloadable in either Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat, as well as other formats.

 

MAPS

A to Z Maps Online the world's largest database of royalty-free, downloadable maps for academic and business (non-commercial) use.

Ohio Department of Transportation Map Resource Page

 PCL Map Collection  "a general collection of more than 250,000 maps covering all areas of the world"

 

MOVIES

IMDB.com  Internet Movie Database:  finds movies, TV shows, and celebrities.

 

OHIO GOVERNMENT 

State of Ohio Front Page Links to Ohio State Government and other related information.

Elections and Voting in Ohio

Ohio Revised Code - Ohio Laws and Rules 

Ohio Crime Victim's Rights Toolkit is a self-help resource for crime victims. The Toolkit is designed to help victims of Ohio and federal crimes understand and exercise their rights. If a crime victim is having difficulty exercising his or her rights, he or she may contact the Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center immediately to request assistance.

Ohio...Find It Here

Profile Ohio  an overview of the people, places and events that make Ohio unique.   

Remarkable Ohio  Ohio Historical Markers Online

 

 

TAX FORMS

During tax season, federal, state and city tax forms are available. If you do not see a tax form you need, we also have reproducible forms in the reference section.

You may also access federal and state tax forms through the Internet. 

Federal Tax Forms

Ohio State Tax Forms

Ohio Municipal Tax Forms

State Tax Forms (other than Ohio)

Please remember, library staff are not able to assist you with your tax returns. If you have questions about the computers or printing, we will be happy to help you; however, we cannot help you with actual tax questions.  Thank you.

 

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