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2-1-1 Long Island Database The 2-1-1 Long Island Database provides information on over 12,000 Health, Human Service and Educational resources on Long Island. Free, 24/7 access is provided for you to obtain contact information for: child care, counseling services, food and housing assistance, disability services, volunteer opportunities, non-profit organizations, schools, faith organizations, camps and much more.
*Consumer Reports with Cars Find product reviews and Ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports magazine.
*Encyclopedia Britannica Online Gain information from a reliable, authoritative source to satisfy your research needs. Britannica Online offers all of the articles in the print set plus hundreds more. Explore atlases, interactive timelines, a dictionary, photos, and multimedia clips at age appropriate grade levels. Switch between the Reference Center and the Kids Edition with just the click of a mouse.
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Learning Express Library Learning Express Library is a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help students and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. Also included are interactive computer software tutorials on Wordperfect, Microsoft Office, Windows and Mac operating systems.
*Legal Information Reference Center Provides information on a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, property and real estate and rights and disputes.
Literature Criticism Online Gale™ takes literature, history and culture to the next level with the largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary available.
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*Mango Languages People of all ages can learn a language or refresh their existing skills online with Mango Languages. You now have the opportunity to learn conversational skills in over 40 different languages: Brazillian Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese, French, German, Italian, Greek, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, ESL Polish, ESL Spanish and ESL Brazillian Portuguese.
*Mergent Online Searching for company data and annual reports on U.S. and International companies? Tap into Mergent Online for the most comprehensive suite of authoritative financial information that is both accurate and timely. Our unique subscription includes Dun & Bradstreet data as well as EDGAR filings dating back to 1993.
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*MUZZY Online MUZZY language learning courses use the lovable MUZZY and his delightful friends to guide your child on the journey to learning a new language. Using a natural immersion approach, MUZZY surrounds learners with visual, aural and contextual language to help families and beginners of all ages learn a new language.
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*Novelist Plus Are you finding it hard to choose a book to read? Through Novelist Plus you can find book reviews, lists of books in a series, get recommendations based on your favorite titles or authors and more! You can also browse lists of award winning titles, explore titles in different genres such as Romance, Mystery and Adventure and over 50,000 non-fiction titles.
*Opposing Viewpoints Opposing Viewpoints Online delivers authoritative content in a functional way to help you streamline the research process. Retrieve balanced viewpoints (pro/con) from subject experts, full-text articles, view interactive maps, images and videos on headline-grabbing issues to enhance your work. Access this resource today to aid you in understanding and evaluating hot debate topics.
*Reference USA Gain access to this comprehensive & up-to-date reference tool. Satisfy your informational needs by searching any of the following databases: U.S. & Canadian Businesses & Residences, or U.S. Healthcare Providers.
*Sesame Street eBooks Sesame Street eBooks is an online collection of over 150 read-along books, audio books, animated books and interactive books featuring kids’ favorite Sesame Street characters.
*Small Engine Repair Small Engine Repair contains the full set of small engine repair manuals from Clymer. Engines types include: motorcycles, ATVs, personal water craft, snowmobiles, lawn mowers, tractors, snow blowers, generators, and more.
Suffolk Historic Newspapers A centralized, searchable collection of Suffolk’s Newspaper Heritage available to you online.
World Book Online The World Book Encyclopedia is the premier online general encyclopedia for schools and libraries. It includes more than 26,000 articles as well as more than 12,000 pictures and maps, and 7,000 links to editor-approved Web sites useful in helping students constructively explore topics further.
Zinio Use Zinio on your computer, smart phone or tablet to read over 900 popular magazines on fashion, art, travel, sports, entertainment and more.