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Carmel, CA 93921
Featured Resources (access from home with your library card)
Countries and States
- Information on the people, history, government, and economy of the world's
countries, from the U.S. Department of State.
CIA World Factbook
- Lists population, government, military, and
economic information for nations recognized by the United
- Find out the state flower, song, bird etc. for all 50 states.
Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
- Find out what any acronym or abbreviation stands for.
- Search Roget’s Thesaurus, the American Heritage Dictionary, Columbia
Encyclopedia and more.
- One stop lookup that searches several online dictionaries or thesauri.
- Search over 100 encyclopedias and dictionaries.
- Search almanacs in a wide variety of subjects.
Internet Public Library
- Librarian reviewed sites organized by subject.
- Links to thousands of public records databases including adoption records,
non-profit agencies, court records and much more.
Grammar and Writing
Phone Numbers and Zip Codes
Quotations and Speeches
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
- 10th edition, 1919. Provides older quotations with their sources.
Online Speech Bank
- From American Rhetoric. Thousands of famous speeches, lectures, sermons, debates
and interviews in transcript, some with audio.
- Annotated and rated list of online quotation sources.
- Census statistics.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Provides employment and earnings data and price indexes.
Consumer Price Indexes
- CPI information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- Current and historic indicators from the U.S. Census Bureau.
- Statistics from over 100 federal agencies.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
- International economic statistics.
- Summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the
- World statistics on employment, education, energy, environment, health,
population, refugees, and much more, from the United Nations.
Weather and Tides