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  • Learn how to make a duct tape wallet, circuit-bend with an old toy keyboard, or make a great costume for Librari-Con.

  • The mission of the International Children's Digital Library Foundation (ICDL Foundation) is to support the world's children in becoming effective members of the global community - who exhibit tolerance and respect for diverse cultures, languages and ideas -- by making the best in children's literature available online free of charge. The Foundation pursues its vision by building a digital library of outstanding children's books from around the world and supporting communities of children and adults in exploring and using this literature through innovative technology designed in close partnership with children for children.

  • Tax forms from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

  • Job openings: NC state government jobs, America's Job Bank, and additional job search resources.

  • Tools and resources to help job seekers with a criminal record explore careers, get training, and find a job.

  • Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.

  • Information about children from before birth through adolescence. Topics include: emotional development, nutrition, parenting, first aid, and infections.

  • Understand lab tests that are part of routine care, as well as diagnosis and treatment. Search by test, condition, or recommended screenings.

  • Find information and links about your legal rights, the law, the courts, legal forms and more.

  • A Lexile measure is a valuable piece of information about either an individual's reading ability or the difficulty of a text, like a book or magazine article. The Lexile measure is shown as a number with an "L" after it — 880L is 880 Lexile.

  • Articles, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, and biographies covering authors, their works, and literary movements.

  • Language learning software with courses in over 70 languages, including English.

  • A database of full-text magazines, journals, and reference books, as well as photo, map, and flag files dating back to 1917. Titles include popular magazines like Consumer Reports, Car and Driver, Country Living, Elle, Essence, Good Housekeeping, Harper’s Bazaar, and Popular Mechanics alongside an expansive list of scholarly and trade publications.

  • Health education to patients and the general public on topics such as autism, influenza, bipolar disorder, breast cancer, smoking, depression, and more.

  • Supports researchers, clinicians, librarians, and decision-makers in finding the best evidence for medical decisions.

  • Common diseases and conditions, health promotion and wellness, drugs info, medical dictionaries and more.

  • Includes research and independent opinions on thousands of mutual funds, stocks, and hundreds of ETFs.

  • Online books on a variety of topics including art, language learning, medical, health, history, and more.

  • The North Carolina chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

  • Kids eBooks, eAudibooks, and videos.  Sponsored by NCPLDA, NCGA, and the State Library.