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Automotive

Edmund's

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.

Biography 

Biography

Explore Biography.com, your source for true stories

about notable people. Watch full episodes,

read exclusive biographies and discover the unexpected.

 Business

BigCharts

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

Bloomberg

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.

 Colleges/Financial Aid

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!

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

information, advice and tools.

Databases 

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.

Environment 

Genealogy 

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.

FamilySearch

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). .

Government 

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.

Grief Resources 

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.

Health and Medicine 

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.

MedlinePlus

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.

History 

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.

Law 

Find Law

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

Legal Dictionary

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

Math 

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 and Journal Articles 

iCONN.org

Researching a topic? Use iCONN.org to find age-appropriate articles from magazines, journals,

and newspapers; Subject-specific articles and much more.

Music 

All Music

AllMusic provides comprehensive music info including reviews and biographies. Get recommendations

for new music to listen to, stream or own.

News 

CNN

CNN.com delivers the latest breaking news and information on the latest top

stories, weather, business, entertainment, politics, and more.

MSNBC.com

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 and Literature 

Fantastic Fiction

Over 25000 bestselling author bibliographies with all the latest

books, covers and descriptions.

Bartleby

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.

Reference 

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 and Technology 

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

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

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.

Taxes 

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 

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 and Culture 
 

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 

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.

WeatherBug

Local current weather conditions and extended forecast for your location

or zip code, including high and low temperatures, humidity, alerts, wind and more.