If you have a website you believe pertains to our patrons
and should be added here, please email us at
vlp@voluntown.gov (subject line: VPL Website),
explaining the website.
If you email any other address,
your query will most likely not be read for several months.
Thank you for your assistance.




Research new and used car prices, view incentives
and dealer inventory listings, compare vehicles,
get car buying advice and reviews.
Fuel Economy

The official government source for fuel economy.
Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)

Driver’s licenses, forms, learner’s permits, seniors,
registration renewal and much more.
Chilton Auto Repair Manuals

Online auto repair manuals available with
diagrams, videos and pictures, for professionals and
do-it-yourself users.



Explore Biography.com, your source for true stories
about notable people. Watch full episodes,
read exclusive biographies and discover the unexpected.



BigCharts is the world's leading and most advanced investment charting and research site.

Bloomberg is a premier site for business and financial market news. It delivers world economic news,
stock futures, stock quotes, and personal finance advice.
The Motley Fool

Investing information and an enjoyably useful site. Updated hourly.




The College Board

Get connected to your college. Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed.
Visit the College Board website - your inside source.

FinAid, The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid, is the most comprehensive free resource for
objective and unbiased information, advice and tools.


Ultimate Microsoft 10 Guide

An extensive guide to solving Windows 10 issues.
The guide covers both simple and complex issues with step-by-step directions that include screenshots.


Iconn: Connecticut's Research Engine

Researching a topic?
Find age-appropriate articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers. Subject-specific articles
on science and history, and articles in Spanish.

Researching your family history or a historical figure?
Try iCONN.org resources: HeritageQuest, Hartford Courant-Historical, and over 600,000 biographies and
CT Digital Collections for historical photographs, maps, oral histories.

Looking for something to read or listen to?
Use iCONN.org to access:
Downloadable Books - over 2,300 eAudio and over 700 eBook titles
Statewide library catalog
representing more than 400 library collections.

Internet Archive

Internet Archive is a non-profit library of
millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.



Cyndi's List

Cyndi's List has been a trusted genealogy research site for more than 18 years. Cyndi's List is
free for everyone to use and it is meant to be your starting point.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provides an online search of the millions
of names in its International Genealogical Index.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is a component of
the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS). .


Central Intelligence Agency

Official site provides news and information, publications, offices of the CIA, and careers. Includes links
to their World Factbook, chiefs of state, and more.
The White House

Contact the White House, arrange tours, statements and press releases, presidential histories and data, and more.



Hospice Net

Provides information on hospice care, terminal illness, end of life issues, caregiving,
and grief, talking to children about death, preparing for death, and much more.
Compassionate Friends

If you and your family have experienced the loss of a child, The Compassionate Friends
can help you find support, understanding and healing.



Centers for Disease Control

CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the US.
Family Doctor

Health information and resources about illnesses, conditions and diseases provided by the organization
of American Academy of Family Physicians.
Mayo Clinic

More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic share their expertise to empower you.

Health information from the National Library of Medicine. Easy access to Medline and Health
topics, medical dictionaries, directories and publications.
National Cancer Institute

Credible, current cancer information from the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
The Recovery Village

The Recovery Village is an organization with locations across the country,
dedicated to providing the best treatment possible to those struggling with substance abuse
and co-occurring disorders.

This website hosts helpful articles, blog posts, and resource pages
to increase understanding and awareness of addiction -
a disease that affects so many.

Mesothelioma Guide

Mesothelioma is a rare cancer caused by exposure to asbestos particles and affects the lining of the lungs, heart, and abdomen. The average latency period that mesothelioma takes to develop is anywhere from 20-40 years. Since this period is so long, mesothelioma usually affects older adults in their 60’s and 70’s. We specialize in connecting patients with doctors and treatment options that are best suited for them. Our information services and resources are 100% free to patients and family members.
Mesothelioma Prognosis Network

An advocacy group that works to spread awareness of asbestos-related diseases and help those currently suffering from them.


American Memory

Historical Collections from the Library of Congress. American Memory provides free access to historical images,
maps, war and military collections, photos and prints, historical sound recordings, maps images and much more.
Best History Websites

Best of History Web Sites contains 1200+ history web site links as well as quality sites for
teaching history, including games and quizzes.
WPA Architectural Survey - Census of Old Buildings in Connecticut

Survey descriptions of nearly 5,000 historical CT buildings.
Photographs were taken of most buildings. Some surveys also include
sketches and a brief history of the building.


Find Law

Find a local lawyer and free legal information at Find law, the award-winning website.
Find Connecticut Law

Here you will find a collection of state laws passed by the
Connecticut General Assembly and organized by subject area into Titles, Chapters and Sections
Legal Dictionary

Real Life Dictionary of the Law. The easiest-to-read, most user-friendly guide to legal terms.


Free Math Help

Find helpful math lessons, games, calculators, homework help and more. Get math help whether you're
studying algebra, geometry, trig, calculus, or something else.

Magazine /




Researching a topic? Use iCONN.org to find age-appropriate articles from magazines, journals,
and newspapers; Subject-specific articles and much more.


All Music

AllMusic provides comprehensive music info including reviews and biographies. Get recommendations
for new music to listen to, stream or own.



CNN.com delivers the latest breaking news and information on the latest top
stories, weather, business, entertainment, politics, and more.

The shows you love, issues that matter.
Norwich Bulletin

Get the latest breaking news, sports, entertainment, obituaries.
USA Today

The Nation's Newspaper provides you with up-to-date coverage of
US and international news, weather, entertainment, finance, and more.

Reading /


Fantastic Fiction

Over 25000 bestselling author bibliographies with all the latest
books, covers and descriptions.

Thousands of free online classics of reference, literature and nonfiction.
What Should I Read Next?

Need a new book? Don't have an idea of where to start? This site is for you. Just enter
in the title of a book or an author you like, and you will recieve suggestions
based on what other readers who have read that book or author also enjoyed.


Information, Please

Online dictionary, Columbia Encyclopedia, Atlas, Biographies, and almanac reference.
Internet Public Library

Resources by subject, for kids, for teens, for parents, for teachers, newspapers, literary criticisms, and much more.
Merriam-Webster Online: Dictionary and Thesaurus

Online dictionary, Thesaurus, Spanish-English and Medical dictionaries, audio pronunciations,
Word of the Day, word games, and much more.

Science /


How Stuff Works

How Stuff Works explains thousands of topics, from engines to lock-picking to ESP,
with video and illustrations so you can learn how everything works.

NASA brings you images, videos and interactive features
from the unique perspective of America's space agency.
Science Fair Project Ideas

Hundreds of detailed science fair project ideas for all grade levels
in a wide range of topics from Aerodynamics to Zoology.

Science.gov searches over 60 databases and over 2200 selected websites from 15 federal agencies,
offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information

including research and development results.


NCOA - National Council on Aging

National Council of Aging helps meet the challenges of aging for
older adults, caregivers, professionals, and advocates.


Connecticut Department of Revenue Services

All the information you need about Connecticut taxes.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Refund information, forms and publications, make payments, tools and much more.



Test Preparation Tips

Learn tips and tricks of how to prepare for tests.
CLEP College Entrance Exam

The Official Study Guide for the CLEP examinations is the ONLY source of
complete information about the new computer-based exams.

Travel /


Gas Buddy

GasBuddy lets you search for Gas Prices by city, state, zip code, with listings for all
cities in the USA and Canada. Updated in real-time.
U.S. Department of State

Travel warnings, “before you go” advice, passports, visas and much more.
Rand McNally Driving Directions and Maps

Get online driving directions you can trust from Rand McNally.
Plan your trips and vacations and use our travel guides for reviews, videos, and tips.


Weather Channel

The Weather Channel provides national and local weather forecast for cities,
as well as weather radar, report and hurricane coverage.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is a federal agency focused
on the condition of the oceans and the atmosphere, the national hurricane center
and weather predictions and conditions.

Local current weather conditions and extended forecast for your location
or zip code, including high and low temperatures, humidity, alerts, wind and more.