Find thousand of articles from magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, investment reports, biographies, health resources, radio transcripts, reference books, and more using the Online Library Resources.
Other Online Resources
AIDSinfo - A site dedicated to offering the latest federally approved information about AIDS/HIV clinical research.
ClinicalTrials.Gov - Provides up to date information about federal and privately funded clinical research on human participants. Searchable by keyword or browsing.
Dirline - The gateway to U.S. Deptartment of Health Services.
Flu Clinics - A flu clinic locator web site that lists
public flu clinics in Massachusetts. Currently, the clinics listed are
providing season flu immunizations and some clinics are offering
pneumococcal ("pneumonia") immunizations. The site also has links to
The Guide to Poisonous Plants - Details on various plants, their toxicity to humans, and tips on what to do if the plant is ingested.
Haz-Map - An occupational health database offering information about the possible health effects related to various job fields.
Healthfinder - The directory of health organizations.
Household Products Database - Contains information on over 4,000 consumer brands and ingredients.
Medicare.Gov - The official U.S. government site for people with Medicare.
MEDLINEplus - Offers over 650 health topics along with drug information, a medical dictionary, and news. Resources also available in Spanish.
Mesothelioma - Asbestos.com offers a one-stop resource on all asbestos issues ranging from occupational exposure to mesothelioma treatment options.
PubMed - Offers over 14 million citations for biomedical articles going back to the 1950s.
WebMD - provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support
Infoplease - Free on-line reference, research, and homework help.
Internet Public Library - A virtual library with many resources.
Library of Congress - The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, and it serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with more than 120 million items. The collections include books, sound recordings, motion pictures, photographs, maps, and manuscripts.
Library Resources from Home - Use eLibrary, NetLibrary, Newsbank, ProQuest, and the Special Collections Database from home with your library card.
Libraryspot - A helpful website designed with library contents in mind.
Literacy Program of Greater Plymouth - Working with the guidance of the Literacy Program of Greater Plymouth,
Holmes Public Library has initiated its own pilot program to help satisfy
the needs of its Halifax patrons. The following link provides access to
web-site suggestions with a focus on English Literacy. It is a
useful starting point for students, parents, teachers, and tutors.
Boston Public Library: 24/7 Reference - A new service that lets you ask questions and get answers, in real time, right here on the Internet from live reference staff. The 24/7 Reference service is available from the Boston Public Library.
Massachusetts Division of Career Services - The Massachusetts division of career and unemployment services.
US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - The official website of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Monster - Post your resume and find jobs online.
Career Builder - Post your resume and find jobs online.
Wicked Local Jobs - Find job listings close to home.
50+ Sample Resumes - Example resumes organized by occupation, problem solved, and format.
JobWeb- Research how to write an effective resume, how to prepare for the interview, writing cover letters and more.
Rockport Institute - Resume Writing Tips - On-line guide to resume writing. Includes examples, format choices, and samples of good resume writing.
IRS.Gov - The official website of the Internal Revenue Service.
IRS.Gov - Taxpayer Rights - Your rights as a taxpayer as outlined by the IRS.
Tax Forms - Federal - Downloadable federal tax forms on Yahoo.
Tax Forms - All States - Downloadable tax forms for each state on Yahoo.
Tax Forms - Massachusetts - Downloadable Massachusetts tax forms on Mass.Gov.
The Code of Massachusetts Regulations - The state regulations available online.
The General Laws of Massachusetts - The general laws available online.
Mass.Gov - The official site of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
The Registry of Motor Vehicles- The Massachusetts RMV.