More Reference Links
Useful Sites - Southwest Iowa Library Services
Federal Tax Forms (IRS)
Pathfinders - these are great for quick information on topics
Biography Channel - Over 25,000 notables, past and present, from all parts of the world are included.
Biographical Dictionary - Can search by name, birth year, death year, position held, profession, literary and artistic works, achievements, and keywords.
United States Postal Service - Zip Code information
Vital Records - Online version of Where to write for Vital Records: Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Divorces
Family Search - Major Source for Genealogical Research, includes over 300 million names and links to related webs sites.
The Unbound Bible - many versions of the Bible - 10 English, Greek and Hebrew versions, 4 ancient and 42 other languages. Also provides access to a Bible dictionary and a commentary.
American Sign Language - site provides basic terms in American Sign Language.
Guide to Grammar and Style - offered by a faculty member at Rutgers University.
Acronym Finder - site identifies 224,000 genera acronyms, abbreviations, and initialisms.
Dictionary of foreign words and phrases - translations from over 280 languages.
The Garden Web - many useful gardening topics such as horticulture, plants, and famous gardens. Botanical terms and advice and tips on gardening.
Food and Nutrition Center - extensive site offering information on dozens of nutrition topics along with dietary guidelines and on food consumption.
Peterson's Colleges and Universities - basic facts and figures for each college and university such as enrollment costs, student statistics, financial aid, majors, library, student life, athletics, admission statistics, entrance requirements, and other information. Links to each school's web sites are also provided.