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CT State Library Research Resources for Middle School
Ferguson Library Digital Archives - Historical photographs of Stamford
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Research database containing informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 2,440 popular nonfiction books including high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics, and more.
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Scholastic GO! contains more than 115,000 articles covering every core-curriculum subject.
SIRS Discoverer is An award-winning database designed with the young researcher in mind.
This site discusses key steps in preparing for college and provides resources that can help you along the way. This site walks through the process of preparing for, completing, and submitting a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form.
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