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www.nada.com

Values for new and used cars and trucks. Also includes classic cars, motorcycles, snowmobiles, ATVs, boats, RVs, aircraft and manufactured housing.

Category:Automotive

www.census.gov/epcd/www/naics.html

NAICS classifies businesses by type of activity. It has replaced the U.S. Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system.

nccam.nih.gov

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), part of the National Institutes of Health, provides on its site "evidence-based information on treatments and conditions," and links to CAM research and clinical trials.

www.cedar.buffalo.edu/adserv.html

Given a valid U.S. postal address, this server attempts to rewrite the address in the proper format along with the ZIP+4 code. Location maps are also available.

Category:Postal Codes

www.caregiving.org

Offers a Family Resource Connection database that lists books and websites on caregiving.

Category:Seniors

www.archives.gov/genealogy/index.html

National Archives and Records Administration Genealogy Page

Category:Genealogy

www.census.nationalarchives.ie

This website makes available a searchable database of the 1901 and 1911 census records of Ireland covering all thirty-two counties.

Category:Genealogy

www.nationalatlas.gov

Search or create maps on the National Atlas, an authoritative source of maps of America that come from over twenty Federal agencies.

Category:Maps

www.baseballhalloffame.org

Includes information about the Hall of Fame, exhibits, baseball history and more.

Category:Baseball

www.cancer.gov

Authoritative resource of "expert-reviewed" cancer information, searchable by type of cancer.

Category:Diseases

nces.ed.gov

National Center for Education Statistics website provides statistical information on public and private schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries in the United States.

Category:Statistics

www.nichcy.org

Provides information on disabilities in children and youth; programs and services for infants, children, and youth with disabilities; IDEA, the nation's special education law; No Child Left Behind.

Category:Disabilities

www.nga.gov

National Gallery of Art's searchable online collection of "paintings, sculpture, prints, and decorative art objects," ranging from the Middle Ages to present. Online tours of selected works available.

Category:Museums

www.nga.gov/exhibitions/webtours.shtm

National Gallery of Art's web site explores American art by topic with accompanying essays and images.

Category:Art

www.garden.org

Gardening content for consumers and educators 

Category:Yard and Garden

www.nimh.nih.gov

Information on anxiety disorders, autism, depression, eating disorders, schizophrenia and other mental illnesses.

Category:Mental Health

www.nia.nih.gov/HealthInformation/Publications

Read online or order print copies of the free NIA publications on senior health topics.

Category:Senior Health

ods.od.nih.gov

The Office of Dietary Supplements site, from the National Institutes of Health, provides information on the use and safety of dietary supplements and nutrient recommendation reports and tables.

www.loc.gov/nls/

The Library of Congress web site which explains the service, provides an FAQ file, and links to lists of talking and braille books.

Category:Disabilities
National Newspaper Index

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National Newspaper Index offers indexing and abstracts for several major national newspapers, including the New York Times and Wall Street Journal. A NOVEL Database.

www.rarediseases.org

Features database of more that 1,100 rare diseases.

Category:Diseases

www.nps.gov/index.htm

A guide to National Parks.

Category:Recreation

www.nps.gov

The official National Park Service site offers detailed descriptions of the "nearly 400 natural, cultural and recreational sites across the nation."

Category:Travel

www.familywatchdog.us/Default.asp

No registration is required in order to use this site, which displays convicted sex offenders' homes on a local map. You can also use the site www.criminaljustice.state.ny.us to search for level 2 and 3 offender information.

Category:Hot Topics

www.nws.noaa.gov

Government site for local, national, and international weather. Lists all active weather warnings in effect in the U.S. Includes some historical data.

Category:Weather

www.greatwomen.org

Portraits and profiles of American women recognized for their outstanding contributions.

Category:Women

www.naturalhandyman.com

Articles, Q&A, featured books, and locator to help you find a handyman in your own area.

NBA

www.nba.com

The official web site of the National Basketball Association.

Category:Basketball

www.ncaa.org

Includes a wide variety of college sports information including rules, eligibility, news, and statistics.

www.needymeds.com

Information on patient assistance programs providing no-cost prescription medications.

Category:Drugs
Net-Mom's Nice Sites

www.netmom.com

Recommendations for families that would like to explore the Web together.

Category:Family

www.netwellness.org

Created by several universities, NetWellness offers articles on health topics, web links, Ask an Expert, and information on clinical trials.

Category:Wellness
New Book of Knowledge

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Articles with lower level vocabulary plus news stories and web sites. Includes literary selections, timelines, projects and experiments for grades 3 and up. A NOVEL Database.

New Book of Popular Science

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Resource for elementary and middle school students. Science articles, science news, hands-on projects, biographies of famous scientists, maps, and technical illustrations. A NOVEL database.

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Includes access to Attorney Grievance Procedures, Legal Ease Pamphlet Series, and Legal Information by County.

www.censusfinder.com/new_york.htm

A collection of Federal and State census records by county from 1800 to 1900.

Category:Genealogy

nysaves.org

Use this site to enroll online or to download enrollment forms for savings on college and taxes.

Category:Financial Aid

cseany.org/civil-service-test-preparation/

CSEA Test Preparation booklets available free to CSEA members with account creation. State, local and school district job postings

Category:Tests

healthbenefitexchange.ny.gov

The official health benefit exchange for New York State, under the federal Affordable Care Act.

newyorkheritage.org

NewYorkHeritage.org is a research portal for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and others who are interested in learning more about the people, places and institutions of historical New York State.

www.law.com/jsp/nylj/index.jsp

Online daily newspaper featuring articles about New York State's legal community.

www.nyla.org

Promotes libraries and information services in New York State.

Category:Libraries

www.archives.nysed.gov

View photos of Franklin cars, the Onondaga County Library postcard collection or take a video clip tour of the Erie Canal and lots more. Has a directory of state historical collections.

www.elections.ny.gov

New York State voter registration information.

Category:Elections

www.nysegov.com/citguide.cfm

Links to information and services provided by state agencies.

www.consumer.state.ny.us

Consumer Protection Board provides free online publications on consumer issues and links to recalls, Consumer Complaint Form, and the Consumer Law Help Manual.

www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/camping.html

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation provides links to information about specific campgrounds in the Adirondack and Catskill Parks. Reservation information included.

Category:Camps & Camping

www.cs.ny.gov

Exam announcements for state and local government positions.

Category:Job Postings

www.dec.ny.gov

Includes information about environmental regulations, outdoor activities, permits and licenses, educational programs and more.

Category:Environment

www.health.ny.gov

Includes vital records, health information for consumers, healthcare providers, and researchers

www.dfs.ny.gov/insurance/dfs_insurance.htm

Includes Insurance Company Search. Also has information on health care reform and disaster assistance. Click "Consumer" tab for complaint forms.

Category:Insurance

www.dos.state.ny.us/corps

Database includes businesses, not-for-profit corporations,and partnerships filed with the NYS Department of State.

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NYSERDA, "a public benefit corporation," provides programs offering homeowners/renters incentives and low-cost loans for reducing energy costs.

www.nysl.nysed.gov/ils/

Access to services provided by New York State Government agencies, the State Legislature and the Judiciary, as well as links to county and city/town/village government.

www.state.ny.us

Information about state business, employment, education, healthcare, and government agencies.

hospitals.nyhealth.gov

From the New York State Department of Health, this site provides information about quality of care available at hospitals in New York State.

www.courts.state.ny.us/reporter/Decisions.htm

The New York Slip Opinion Service provides access to recently released State court decisions.

www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/outreach/careers.htm

The New York State Library website provides links to job and career resources in New York's public libraries.

nysl.nysed.gov

Contains the records of New York State Library (including Manuscripts and Special Collections) and New York State Archives.

Category:Libraries
New York State Newspapers

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Full-text access to newspaper articles from all over New York State, including Albany, Binghamton, Buffalo, New York City, Syracuse and others.

www.aging.ny.gov/Caregivers

Web site provides information about and links to statewide caregiver programs, caregiver guides in PDF, and research and reports from national organizations.

Category:Senior Health

www.ag.ny.gov/resource_center/resource_center.html

Consumer tips on autos, charities, computers/Internet, credit, health, identity theft, investing, and housing.

www.nysparks.com

Green Lakes, Clark Reservation, Verona Beach are some local State Parks.

Category:Recreation

www.nysparks.com

Searchable database of parks , historic sites, golf courses, campsite accommodations, and events in the New York State park system.

Category:Camps & Camping

www.nydoctorprofile.com

This web site provides "profiles for licensed doctors of medicine and doctors of osteopathy who are registered to practice medicine in New York State." Searchable by doctor's name, field of medicine, hospital affiliation, and location.

www.op.nysed.gov

Provides licensure and certification requirements for specific professions as well as online application forms.

public.leginfo.state.ny.us

Official website of New York State legislation contains searchable databases of current legislative year, New York State bills and laws.

www.nysenate.gov

Includes New York State legislative bills and laws for the year.

www.nysl.nysed.gov/tbbl/index.html

Lends braille and recorded books plus necessary equipment to residents unable to read printed material due to disability. Describes services and offers applications for both adults and children.

Category:Disabilities

www.courts.state.ny.us/courts/

Official gateway to New York State court system.

www.nytimes.com

Free registration needed to read some articles. Archive contains 700,000 articles dating back to Jan. 1, 1996. Articles from the last 7 days are free, as are all reviews.

Category:Current Events

www.nytimes.com/ref/membercenter/nytarchive.html

The complete backfile of The New York Times from 1851-present can be searched.

Category:Newspapers

movies.nytimes.com/pages/movies/index.html

Features current reviews as well as a database of New York Times film reviews from 1983-present.

Category:Movies

theater.nytimes.com/pages/theater/index.html

Features theater news, reviews & show times for Broadway, Off Broadway & London shows. Buy theater tickets online and receive special discount ticket offers

Category:Theater

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America's Obituaries and Death Notices and America's Newspapers: full text articles from 100s of US newspapers, including the Syracuse Post-Standard. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only. If you have a card from another OCPL library see www.onlib.org.

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Searchable archive of 1000's of articles from U.S. and countries including Canada, Ireland, and England; 1607 to present. Full text and image of pages. Provided by Onondaga County Public Libraries. Note: years and issues of newspapers may not be complete.

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Searchable archive of Syracuse Post Standard, 1875 to 2 months ago. Full text and image of pages. Provided by Onondaga County Public Libraries. Note: years and issues of newspapers may not be complete.

www.nfl.com

The official web site of the National Football League.

Category:Football

www.nhl.com

The official web site of the National Hockey League.

Category:Hockey

nihseniorhealth.gov

From the National Institutes of Health, this site features reliable "health and wellness information for older adults," videos, and links to other health resources.

Category:Senior Health

www.nintendo.com/home

Games, systems, news, codes and strategies.

Category:Games

www.nolo.com

Legal encyclopedia, law dictionary, and calculators.

Category:General Law

www.noradsanta.org

Visit this site on Christmas Eve for a fun way to track Santa&'s location and his proximity to your house!

Category:Hot Topics

www.noteflight.com

Noteflight, an online music writing application, allows you to create, view, print, and listen to music notation.

Category:Music

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A reader's advisory. Enter a favorite author, title, or description to find similar books to read. Online guide available. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only.

novoed.com

NovoEd provides online courses from thought leaders and distinguished professors from top universities. Students not only have access to lectures, but they are also able to form teams with people around the world and work on class projects. Many of the courses are free.

Category:Online Courses
Nursing and Allied Health Collection

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Covers all aspects of the nursing profession from direct patient care to health care administration; useful to both professionals working in the field as well as to nursing students..

www.nutrition.gov

From the U.S. Department of Agriculture, this site contains food and nutrition information from federal government resources.

Category:Wellness

www.nylovessmallbiz.com

This site, sponsored by the Empire State Development Agency, provides information on and links to programs and services available to small business in New York State.

Category:Small Business

www.thruway.ny.gov/travelers/

Travelers resources, including winter advisories. Call 1-800-Thruway (1-800-847-8929) for road conditions.

Category:Weather

digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/index.cfm

New York Public Library's collection of digital images including illuminated manuscripts, rare books and photos, and historical maps.

Category:Images

ocfs.ny.gov

Visit this site to view videos of adoptable kids in NYS, search the Adoption Album photolistings, get information on the adoption process, and find accredited adoption agencies.

Category:Hot Topics

www.nysfair.org

It's the best state fair in our state!

Category:Hot Topics