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New York Times – Online

Free access to all current New York Times articles online. Read the New York Times on any Library computer or Wi-Fi network, or get an access code good for 24 hours to read outside the Library or through the New York Times app. You will need to set up a New York Times account with your email address to read unlimited articles.

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Academic Search Premier

Contains unmatched full-text coverage in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics and more.

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Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogical source for searching billions of names in thousands of databases.

Temporarily Available from Home

Access to this resource has been temporarily expanded to library cardholders working remotely, courtesy of ProQuest and its
partner Ancestry.  

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Automotive Resources

Listing of sites for repairs, recalls and automotive information.


Biogrhapy reference Center

Biography Reference Center

A comprehensive collection of more than 450,000 full-text biographies.

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Britannnica Library

Britannica Library

Online encyclopedia containing age appropriate resources for children, youth and older learners

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Business and Nonprofit

Online and local resources for businesses, non profits and career skills development

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A website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics.

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Access data and digital content from the U.S. Census Bureau

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Chilton Library

Provides quick online access to repair, maintenance and service information on vehicles.

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City of Port Townsend Public Library

Official website for the City of Port Townsend Public Library

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Community Resources

Listing of local resources for Jefferson County.

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Computer Source

Contains nearly 300 full-text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming, and software.

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Consumer and Financial Literacy

Consumer and Financial information and resources

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Consumer Health Complete

Provides content covering all areas of health and wellness.

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Consumer Reports

Use product reviews, ratings, and comparisons from Consumer Reports magazine to make better buying decisions and save money.

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Creativebug.com has thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

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CultureGrams – ProQuest

Get an inside look at the daily life, history, culture, and customs of the world’s people. Includes information on more than 200 countries, every U.S. state and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories.

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Digital Books and Media

Listing of Digital Books and Media

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Courses, tools and resources for digital training.

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Fact Checking

Databases and other online resources useful for fact checking information.

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Flipster Online Magazines

Instant access to the magazines you know and love in an easy-to-read digital format.

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Genealogy and Obituaries

List of resources for genealogical researchers.

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Health and Wellness

Links to publications and government agencies related to health and wellness.

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Heritage Quest

Search Census, family histories, genealogical magazines, local histories and primary sources.

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History Reference Center

Contains thousands of
reliable resources including primary source documents, biographies, photos, maps and
more to help you complete your research.

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History Study Center

A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present.

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Information and Research

Online journal databases and other research resources. 

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Jefferson County Government

Official Site for the government of Jefferson County WA.

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Jefferson County Genealogical Society

JCGS: Helping people trace their families since 1983.

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Jobs and Careers

Listing of resources for career outlook, job searches and career development.

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Kanopy – Streaming Video

Kanopy is a video streaming platform offering a collection of award-winning films, documentaries, and children’s programming.

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Listing of resources for language learning and cultural study.

Legal Information Reference Center

Legal Information
Reference Center

Providing online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center™ contains more than 310 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms

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Legal Resources

Legal Resources

Listing of online and local legal resources

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LinkedIn Learning

Formerly Lynda.com
Your Lynda.com courses have automatically been transferred to LinkedIn Learning.

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Mango Languages

Want to improve your conversation skills in another language? This interactive tool offers more than 70 languages, including English, for children and adults.

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MasterFILE Premier

Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

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MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends.

Military and Government Collection
Military and Government Collection

Current articles and news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

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NewsBank – Provided by the Washington State Library

NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues.

Access is provided by the Washington State Library

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Newspapers and local media
Newspapers and Local Media

Listing of Newspapers and Local media sites

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Novelist K-8

NoveList K-8, a fiction database, is designed especially for elementary and middle schools.

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Novelist Plus
Novelist Plus

An extensive database of fiction and nonfiction on a wide range of reading interests for adults, teens, and kids. Search for books by subject, read full-text reviews, and get reading suggestions by author or subject.

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Online Classes
Online Classes

Listing of sites with online learning opportunities

Online Learning for youth
Online Learning for Youth

Listing of online resources for youth

Outdoors and Recreation
Outdoors and Recreation

Listing of sites focused on local outdoor opportunities in the county, state and national parks. 

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Points of View Reference Center

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, Points of View Reference Center provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills.

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Proquest – Magazine and Newspaper Index

Mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers with wide range of popular academic subjects.

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Proquest – eLibrary  

Explore one of the world’s largest general reference collections of magazines and digital content to find the information you need. Designed for students in middle school and beyond.

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Proquest Learning Literature

Web site containing an unparalleled collection of resources for the study of literature in schools.

Readers Advisory
Reader’s Advisory

Sites with book reviews, read-alikes and more.

Religion and Philosophy Collection

An essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.

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Science Reference Center

A research database with reliable information on thousands of interesting topics. Learn about earth and space sciences, energy and power, health and fitness, forensic science, life sciences, mathematics, nutrition, physics, technology, wildlife, and more.

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SIRS Discover – Proquest

Provides editorially-selected, indexed and curated materials from over 2,100 newspapers, magazines and websites ensuring safety and reliability for early learners and young researchers.

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Small Business Reference Center

Get exclusive full text for many of the top consumer small business
reference books.
Small Business Reference Center contains hundreds
of full-text reference books and full-text magazines

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Peterson's Test Prep
Peterson’s Test Prep

Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet your financial needs. Take online practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.

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Washington Anytime Library
Washington Anytime Library

The Washington Anytime Library offers a wide variety of e-books and audiobooks

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