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Internet Movie Database
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Biography

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Pronunciation Guide to Names of Public Figures
Who's Alive and Who's Dead
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Books & Reading

AllReaders.com
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BookFinder
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Poetry - Anthologies and Thousands of Poems
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Stop You're Killing Me! - for lovers of mystery, intrigue & suspense books
Teen Reads
What's Next?- Books in Series

Business

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Businesses - IL Secretary of State Certificate of Good Standing
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ThomasNet - Directory of Industries/Services & Companies
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American FactFinder
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Community Services

Access DuPage
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DuPage High School District 88 Newsletter
DuPage County Health Department
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Illinois Department of Human Services
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People's Resource Center
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Public Schools and School Districts in the U.S.
Student Aid on the Web

Emergency Preparedness

American Red Cross
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Where to Write for Vital Records
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History

American Memory - Library of Congress
Best History Websites
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Digital Illinois
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Internet Archive - Illinois State Library
Internet History Sourcebooks
Lombard Historical Society
National Archives and Records Administration

Internet Search Tools

Ask.com
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American Bar Association
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Library of Congress - Law Library
Self Help Legal Center: Southern Illinois University School of Law
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Chicago Public Library
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A+ Country Reports - for Countries Around the World!
Communities Across the USA
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Country Studies - Library of Congress
Flags of the World
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Map Collection - University of Texas - Austin
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National Atlas of the US
Portals to the World
World Factbook

Math & Science

Chemistry - American Chemical Society
Climate Data - NOAA - National Climate Data Center
Government Science Portal
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The Math Forum Home Page
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Scientific American

Newspapers

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Illinois Newspaper Project
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New York Times Archive - 1851 - Present
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Reference

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Statistics

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Data.gov
FedStats
Health Statistics on the Web
Illinois Facts Sheets
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Statistical Abstract of the United States
Statistics Topics - Internet Public Library2
The World Bank

Taxes

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Internal Revenue Service
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Travel & Transportation

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Trip Advisor
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U.S. Dept.of State: Consular Affairs

Volunteering

Chicagoland Environmental Network
Get Involved! - Corp. for National & Community Service
Giving DuPage - Giving and Volunteering
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HandsOn Suburban Chicago
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Network for Good
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