A-Z Resources

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ABI/Inform logo

Comprises ABI/INFORM Global, Trade & Industry, and Dateline databases, with thousands of full-text articles on business and trade.

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Academic Search Premier

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Academic Search Premier - Full-text articles from academic journals, covering all major areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, language and linguistics.

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Access Health CT

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Access Health CT - Connecticut’s only official health insurance marketplace that offers Connecticut residents and employers a range of quality, affordable health and dental insurance options from several health insurance partners.

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Access Science

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Access Science - Covering all major scientific disciplines and contnuously reviewed and updated, a collection of articles from McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology.

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Advocate Current and Historical

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Advocate, Historical & Current - Search digitized news articles in The Advocate, Stamford Advocate, and Daily Advocate in historic and contemporary issues. (Covers 1829-present)

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Advocate Historical Archive

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Advocate Historical Archive - Digitized articles from The Stamford Advocate and Daily Advocate. (Covers 1829-2004)

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Ancestry Library Edition

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Ancestry Library Edition - Comprehensive international genealogical database containing billions of names, with information taken from thousands of resources and collections.

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Best's Library Center

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Best's Library Center - Find insurance companies and access in-depth analysis and commentary on insurance companies rated by AM Best. (Only available on-site at the Ferguson Library.)

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BioDiversity Heritage Library

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BioDiversity Heritage Library - Provides access to thousands of natural history books and archival documents about life on earth from the 15th to the 21st centuries.

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Biography Reference Bank

Biography Reference Bank

Biography Reference Bank - Narrative profiles of almost a million individuals, taken from the H.W. Wilson Biographical Series and other authoritative reference works and from leading journals and magazines.

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Black Freedom Struggle in the United States

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Black Freedom Struggle in the United States - For students and researchers, a select collection of primary source documents related to critical people and events in African American history.

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Books in Print

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Books in Print - Search for currently published and forthcoming books and audiobooks, with summaries and professional reviews.

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CareerConneCT is for everyone. Whether you’re looking to get back into the workforce or get your first job, CareerConneCT offers reskilling and upskilling. Opportunities include short-term certificate training programs to job-seekers of all ages where you can earn industry-recognized credentials in as little as 5 to 12 weeks; and get connected to employers ready to hire you right away!

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Census Bureau

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Census Bureau - Comprehensive data from the U.S. Census, providing information on the nation's people and economy including the Decennial Census of Population and Housing and the American Community Survey.

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Centers for Disease Control

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Centers for Disease Control (CDC) - Access to demographic and public health data, heath information for travelers, health surveillance tools as well as health news and links to other government information resources.

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Chronicling America

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Chronicling America - Identifies historic American newspapers published between 1690 and the present, and provides a selection of digitized newspaper pages. Includes issues of some Connecticut papers including the Bridgeport Evening Farmer, the Norwich Bulletin, and the Waterbury Democrat.

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Congress.gov - View bills sponsored by the House and Senate, Congressional Research Service Reports, treaty documents, legal analysis of the U.S. Constitution, and current legislative activities.

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Connecticut Archives Online

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Connecticut Archives Online - Guide to special collections available on-site at Connecticut libraries, historical societies, and other repositories of documents and manuscripts.

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