Resources and Databases for Research
Dewey Decimal Call Numbers for Popular Subjects
Electronic Magazines and Journal Articles
Test and Career Preparation
Book Information for Students
Free Electronic Books and Media
Some are for borrowing while some are in the public domain.
Internet Archive is a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.
Folger Digital Texts
Free Shakespeare Texts Via Folger Digital Texts
Over 1,000,000 titles available to read online or check out.
One of the internet’s oldest online free eBook site.
Classic Books Online Via the Library of Congress
A nice selection of classics in the public domain, digitized for your reading pleasure.
HathiTrust Digital Library
Put together by a number of academic partners, including the University of California system, gain access to the digital collections of several universities. If you are not affiliated with any of the partner organizations, not to worry, as you can still view and use many of the digital resources, depending on the item and in accordance with HathiTrust’s use policy.
Federal Tax Forms and Publications (Source: Internal Revenue Service)
State of California Tax Forms, Schedules and Publications (Source: State of California Franchise Tax Board)
Alcohol Addiction Center.org’s resource page is full of information on alcoholism, alcohol’s effects on the body and contacts to help people suffering from alcohol abuse get back on their feet again.
File an Unemployment Claim with the California State Government at the California State website by clicking here.
Government Educational Resources
Checks and Balances
For students studying the government, here is an informational article on the application of checks and balances in the United States, written by a college professor.
California Legislative Publications 1849-2009
Find the complete text of Senate and Assembly Bills from 1911 to 1988, Statutes and Journals from 1849 to 2009 and many other titles.
Find a list of great websites to learn about personal finance here
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page last updated: November 14, 2018