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

Foundation Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants

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

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

 

EMPLOYMENT

Community Job Connect from the Champaign Economic Partnership

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

Jobs2Careers.com

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

Disability.Gov connects people with disabilities, their families, and caregivers to helpful resources on topics such as how to apply for disability benefits, find a job, get health care, or pay for accessible housing.  You can also find organizations in your community to help you get the support you need.

FedStats "The gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies"    

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.   Most materials from 1976 forward appear in the online catalog. Older holdings can be located in paper indexes and in the Non–Depository Index and Microfiche Sets in the library.

 

HEALTH

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

 

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.

Law Facts Pamphlets  (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"

 TerraServer  providing free public access to a vast data store of maps and aerial photographs of the United States

Topographic Maps

 

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.

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

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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