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Massachusetts Drivers Education Program
State specific car practice tests; motorcycle practice tests; Commercial Driver's License practice tests; online driver's manuals for all three; and a FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV related questions.
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A to Z World Food
A to Z World Food is the only food database that contains traditional recipes for 174 countries in all catergories : appetizers, soups, salads, breads, main courses, side dishes, desserts, and beverages. It also contains foods of the world in the six categories of Nationa Cuisine, Regional Cuisine, Daily Meals, Dining Etiquette, Special Occasion Foods, and Food Trivia.
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Boston Globe
Online version of the paper fully indexed to include top news stories, obits, and the information contained in the various sections of the paper.
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  Consumer Reports Online
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   EBSCOHOST eBook Collection
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  eSequels
The Online guide to Series Fiction
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  Encyclopedia Britannica
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  Heritage Quest
Search for ancestors in the complete set of U.S. Census records from 1790-1930, including name indexes for many years. Find information on people and places described in over 24,000 family and local histories.
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  Inventions and Discoveries
Explore the impact of inventions and discoveries that continue to shape our world today.
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iconIssues and Controversies in American History
Issues and Controversies brings history to life, not as a mere recitation of names and dates, but as a series of turning points where the future hung in the balance and opinions raged on all sides. This database gives a deeper understanding of how historical events have shaped the United States by exploring the issues as key players saw them.

  Living Green
Explore the world's ecosystems, recycling and environmental issues.
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  Magazine Articles & Reference Materials - Infotrac Powersearch
Databases of magazine and newspaper articles along with reference materials provided by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Additional databases are available within the library on the computers.
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  Morningstar Investment Research Center
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Novelist Plus
Find fiction titles based on favorite author, title or description. Browse lists based on genre or awards, search by subject heading, reviews, publishers.
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Salem Press Titles


Magill's Medical Guide

Online version of the set located in the Reference area covering diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A to Z format. Sidebars address recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes are included for all diseases and disorders.

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Famous First Facts
Online version of the print title located in the Reference area.
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Milestone Documents in American History
Primary Source Documents in American History are available in this Online version of the print set located in the Reference area.
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Political Campaigns, Candidates & Debates (1787-2017)

Online version of the print title located in the Reference area.
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50 States
Online version of the print version in the Reference area. In depth, comprehensive profiles of the 50 States include history, timelines, maps, statistics, economy, environment and rankings.

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American First Ladies

Online version of the print title located in the Reference area.
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American Presidents

Online version of the print title located in the Reference area.
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Great Lives from History : American Women

Online version of the print title located in the Reference area.

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Great Athletes of the Twenty-First Century 

Online version of the title located in the Reference area.
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Solar System
Online version of the set located in the Reference area.
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Notable Natural Disasters

Online version of the title located in the Reference area.
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Survey of American Industry and Careers
Online version of set located in the Reference area. In depth overview of 112 North American Industries and related jobs.
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Testing and Education Reference Center

Search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet financial needs. Take online practice tests and use prep eBooks for your college entrance or licensing exam. 

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World Book Online Reference Center

Premier online encyclopedia containing every article from the 22 volume print set  located in the Reference area plus thousands more.
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World Book Online Infofinder
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World Book Discover

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