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The African American Literature Book Club, with author information, book reviews, and more.

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Featuring hundreds of fun and interactive games, each designed to teach a specific educational concept.

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Another site for used, rare, out-of-print books. Great for checking pricing of collectible books.

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Full text of some of literature’s most famous works. Arranged alphabetically by author. Also great source of Quotations, Proverbs and more.

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Searching for an out of print book? Call us at the library first! If we can’t get it though, try Book Finder.

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Books and author information for today’s readers of Mystery, Thrillers, Romance, Suspense, Fantasy, and Science Fiction.

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Funbrain, created for kids in grades Pre-K through 8, offers hundreds of free interactive games, books, videos, and printables that help kids devel

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An excellent site with an information directory organized by category, a garden business homepage center, and a calendar of events.

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Free email service which links you to other Google services like Google Drive and Google Plus.

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One simple job search shows many open positions within a particular area. You can also create a profile or track salaries of specific careers.

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An amazingly useful database of series books - find out the series order of books or all the series written by a particular author.

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Inspire creativity with everyone's favorite toy - Lego!  Find all the newest games, videos and characters from Lego.

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Includes information on many health topics (cancer, diet and nutrition, women’s health) as well as drug information.

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Information for the lay person on diseases, treatments, drugs and more from the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine

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Information on the costs of moving, including a Moving Calculator and a Salary Estimator.

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The Producer Price Index (PPI) program measures the average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers for their output.

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Offering feature articles and activities for children to spark their interest in the outdoors and become more actively involved in the environment.

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Wikipedia type site that has grown into a large and useful biography database.

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Play educational games, watch videos, and create art with Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird, and more of your favorite Sesame Street mup

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The State Library of Iowa’s site. Includes the “Ask a Librarian” service for legal, medical, public policy, patent and trademark questions.

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Visit the White House online. Includes biographies on U.S. Presidents, plus information on Federal services and the White House itself.

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Time for Kids is to help teachers engage students with the world around them and inspire kids to join the conversation about current events.

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Official Iowa state tourism site includes a calendar of events, fun facts, and travel information.

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This helpful site from the League of Women Voters assists with finding your polling place, registration information, and learning what’s on your ba

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Designed to increase voter awareness, improve voter turnout, get new voters registered and keep current voters up to date.

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