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Free Tutoring from tutor.com

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Tutor.com has sessions available 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily. Great for Grades 1 through 12, College Students, Adult Education, or Career Assistance! Tutor.com offers more than 2,000 tutors who work from their home or office from throughout North America. Tutors include certified teachers, college professors and professional tutors, all with proven subject experience in the fields they tutor.
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Homework | tags: homework, training

Rocket Languages

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Rocket Languages offer language learning online with your library card. The following language courses are offered: Arabic | Chinese (Mandarin) | French | German | Hindi | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Portuguese | Spanish (Latin American)
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Homework | tags: foreign languages, training

GALILEO

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GALILEO provides access to over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Over 2000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications. Get the password for off-site access. There's also a GALILEO for Kids!
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Homework | tags: full text, GALILEO database, journal articles

Biography Resources

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Gale Biography in Context combines over 432,000 biographies on more than 340,000 people from over 980 volumes of more than 135 respected Gale sources such as Contemporary Authors, Encyclopedia of World Biography, and Marquis Who's Who, with over 538,000 full-text articles from nearly 300 magazines.
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Homework | tags: biography, paid for by Live Oak Public Libraries

Literary Resources

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Gale Literature Resource Center is the premier Internet resource for information on literary figures from all time periods. The foundation of the Literature Resource Center is built on Gale's three hallmark author databases: Contemporary Authors Online; Contemporary Literary Criticism Select; and Dictionary of Literary Biography Online.
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Homework | tags: literature, paid for by Live Oak Public Libraries

E-Books for Research

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Remember all those big reference books the library wouldn't let you check out? Many are now available for viewing online or downloading to your e-reader! There are also nonfiction e-books in areas such as biography, business, computers, literature, medicine and...
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Homework | tags: ebooks, reference

Bibme.org (Bibliography Maker)

Bibme.org can assist you by creating your resources onto a bibiliography page in the format required by your instructor - MLA, APA, Chicago or Turabian. Free, but registration required.
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Homework | tags: bibliographies, homework

New York Times Archives

New York Times Archives Allows you to search and retrieve for free articles from the NY times back to 1851. Note: years 1923-1986 require a document delivery fee....
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Homework | tags: archives, newspapers

WorldCat

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WorldCat lets you search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world. It contains over 1.5 billion records in over 400 languages. You can use WorldCat to request that we buy or borrow materials for you.
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Homework | tags: books, GALILEO database, libraries

 

 

Local Interest and Genealogy Resources

African American History & Genealogy

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Local African American history and genealogy resources.
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Genealogy | tags: African-American

Burial Records

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This is a database of known burials in the following Savannah cemeteries: Bonaventure, Greenwich, Colonial Park, Laurel Grove North, and Laurel Grove South Cemeteries. Search Them Here.
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Genealogy | tags: genealogy, government, graves

City & County Resources

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Information from the City of Savannah and Chatham, Effingham and Liberty counties. Also local history.
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Local Interest | tags: government, history, schools

Genealogy Resources

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Many resources are available to help you trace your roots!
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Genealogy | tags: genealogy, graves

Georgia Resources

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Georgia government, laws, statistics and other informational resources.
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Local Interest | tags: government, laws, statistics, taxes

 

 

Business, Careers and Lifelong Learning

Careers

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Live Oak Public Libraries can assist you with your career goals, from hunting for a job to writing a resume to continuing your education. Bull Street Library's Career Center offers extended-time computers if you need a little more time to...
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Business | tags: careers, jobs

Chilton's Auto Repair

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ChiltonLibrary provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site.
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Business | tags: automobiles, training

Free Tutoring from tutor.com

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Tutor.com has sessions available 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily. Great for Grades 1 through 12, College Students, Adult Education, or Career Assistance! Tutor.com offers more than 2,000 tutors who work from their home or office from throughout North America. Tutors include certified teachers, college professors and professional tutors, all with proven subject experience in the fields they tutor.
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Homework | tags: homework, training

Learn a Test

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Learning Express Library (or Learn a Test) offers online practice tests, exercises and skill-building courses. Offsite access requires GALILEO password.
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Business | tags: testing, training

ReferenceUSA

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ReferenceUSA offers verified details on 14 million U.S. businesses and 210 million U.S. residents. Use it to find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, find news articles, conduct job searches, research papers, locate addresses and phone numbers, conduct market research and much more. This database is accessible from your home or office using your Live Oak Public Libraries library card.
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Business | tags: careers, paid for by Live Oak Public Libraries

Rocket Languages

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Rocket Languages offer language learning online with your library card. The following language courses are offered: Arabic | Chinese (Mandarin) | French | German | Hindi | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Portuguese | Spanish (Latin American)
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Homework | tags: foreign languages, training

Value Line

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Value Line is available at all branch locations. Click on link to access this service. Outside access is available using your Live Oak Public Libraries library card.
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Business | tags: investing, paid for by Live Oak Public Libraries