~ RECOMMENDED INTERNET RESOURCES ~
The recommended links on this area of our site
have been reviewed and approved by Windsor Locks Library
staff. We believe that they provide useful and authoritative
information, but most of them were created and are maintained by
people and institutions not connected to or endorsed by Windsor
Locks Public Library, Inc. The library, therefore, is not
responsible for any inaccurate information included in these
us to report any problems with accessing or using these
Affordable Care Act: Connecticut Fact Sheet
CT.gov, State of Connecticut, online access to government.
Labor, Department of - Links to education, training, and job search sites.
Secretary of State's web site.
Better Business Bureau.
Consumer Product Safety
smart car buyers start.
Efficiency & renewable energy tips from the U.S. Department
FuelEconomy.gov ~ by U.S. Department of
Energy and the EPA.
Kelley Blue Book ~ auto values
U.S. Energy Information Administration
, Vision Apprisal Technology ~ CT real estate assessments.
Zillow.com - Current real estate valuations
Disability.gov, U.S. Government website for disability.
Register for SAT, search for colleges.
FAFSA ~ Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
~ Gateway to federal student aid.
- Live online help with resumes, interview skills, & more.
Handbook - online version.
FAMILIES & PARENTING:
Child care resources.
information on parenting, education, and health and safety for
birth to eight. Sponsored by the Connecticut State Library.
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT RESOURCES:
American Civil Liberties Union
Education, U.S.Department of
FedStats.gov - Statistics from federal agencies.
government information on the Internet.
~ 2,200 federal government databases.
Labor, U.S. Department of
QLinkWIreless - Government benefit program - free cell phone service.
SSA.GOV provides official
government information about Social Security Benefits.
Statistical Abstract of the
U.S. Air Force.
U.S. Coast Guard.
U.S. Marine Corps.
Service Zip Code Lookup.
World Fact Book from www.cia.gov.
Loan Amortization Table.
- free annual credit reports online.
- for historical stock market quotes.
Stocks, investment news, and personal finance.
current and past stock quotes, market activity, financial news.
HEALTH & NUTRITION:
Affordable Care Act: Connecticut Fact Sheet.
CDC.gov, Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention.
Health Information in Plain Language
from UCONN Health Center.
HealthCare.gov, health insurance marketplace.
Connecticut Consumer Health Information Network.
reliable information for a healthier life.
sponsored by the U.S. Nat'l Library of Medicine and the NIH.
USDA's Food and Nutrition Information Center.
National Institutes of
Nutrition.gov ~ For a
healthier life, smart nutrition starts here.
NEWS & POLITICS:
CNN.com ~ top stories of
FactCheck.org, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Politifact.com, fact-checking U.S. politics.
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