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Acronym Finder —A dictionary of acronyms, abbreviations, and initialisms.

American Rhetoric —Database of speeches, sermons, lectures, etc.

AskHerePA —Chat live, with a librarian.

Ben’s Guide to the U. S. Government —Student portal to government information.


Digital History—A database of resources about history.

E-how —Instructions on how to do just about anything.

Encyclopedia online

How Things are made —Explains how things are made.

Library of Congress —Portal to the Library of Congress and its holdings.

Math Help

Mirriam-Webster Online —Searchable online dictionary.

National Weather Service —Provides weather forecasts.

New York Times Article Archive 1851-1995 —Archives of New York Times newspaper.

PowerLibrary Databases —Search PA Databases, view digital collections, and more.

Urban Legends Reference Pages

Snopes —Offers insight into rumors, gossip, and misinformation

Truth or Fiction —Offers insight into rumors, gossip, and misinformation


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