The Internet Public Library
Shmoop Learning Guides and Teacher Resources
Directory of Open Access Journals
CIA World Fact Book County Profiles
Anywho.com Phone books across the U.S.
USA.gov U.S. Government Web Portal
National Agriculture Library Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Occupational Outlook Handbook Career research
Find-It! Illinois Directory of web sites created by the State of Illinois
Illinois Blue Book Directory of Illinois government
Illinois Legal Aid Helping Illinois residents solve their legal problems
Illinois Crash Facts & Statistics Information on motor vehicle crashes
Illinois Newspaper Project Illinois Illinois newspapers identified and cataloged
Illinois Regional Archives (IRAD) Local government records. Useful for genealogy research.
Community Online Resource Directory (CORDlink) Physical, mental, social, financial, and legal services near Mattoon
U.S. Statistical Abstract
American Factfinder Census Data
U.S. Criminal Justice Statistics
Digest of Education Statistics U.S. Dept. of Education
Uniform Crime Reports Crime in the United States, Hate Crime Statistics, and Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted reports from the FBI.
Mayo Clinic Consumer Health
Medline Plus National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health
Illinois Illinois Dept. of Revenue
American Memory Collection Images from the National Digital Library
Internet Movie Database
NOLO Legal help in plain English
Snopes Urban Legends Reference Pages
Museum of Hoaxes Blog of hoaxes
Please see our Libguides for the following courses: ENG 121, SFS 101, SPE 111, RDG 050, PSY 278.
Lists of the newest books in our collection are on our New Arrivals page.
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