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Health and Wellness Resource Center - Use this Resource Center to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, subject directories, and health assessment sites as well as government databases.

Center for Disease Control
Florida Health Stat
Healthcare information from Florida Government agencies
Food and Nutrition Information Center - Information about food and human nutrition from the USDA
Health Care

Healthfinder -
Government site for consumers from U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services
LD Online - Help in dealing with Learning Disabilities
Medline Plus - National Library of Medicine consumer health web resource
National Institute of Health - NIH health resources, clinical trials, health hotlines and more
NOAH - N.Y. Online Access to Health, includes information en EspaƱol
Oncolink -
Information from the Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania
1UpHealth - Health articles and reference materials
RxList - Drug index - Surgical procedures explained

American Medical Association
Florida Medical Malpractice
Florida Physician Profiling


Total News - Search engine and directory of news sites
United Nations
World News Network - Headlines and top news stories from hundreds of sites around the world

Bay News 9
WFLA News Channel 8
WTSP-10 News
WTVT Fox 13

ABC News
CBS News
Internet Public Library Online Serials - Magazines can be searched or browsed by subject or title
National Public Radio

Internet Public Library Online Newspapers
- Worldwide collection organized by major geographical areas, then by country or state. May browse by title or search entire collection
Florida Newspapers Online  
Citrus County Chronicle
Gainesville Sun 
Jacksonville Florida Times-Union 
Miami Herald
Ocala Star Banner
Orlando Sentinel
St. Petersburg Times
Tampa Tribune
Tallahassee Democrat

National Hurricane Center
Storm Warning Awareness - Disaster preparedness for Citrus County
Weather Channel


Ready Reference

All Area Codes - For all states, cities, and other areas under the North American Numbering Plan
AnyWho - Find people, places, and businesses
Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments - Published weekly by the CIA
Internet 800 Directory - Toll free telephone numbers - Lookup zip code, U.S. city/state/county 2000 census demographics, and more
Public Record Locator - Links to public records available from - Businesses, products, and services in your area
Switchboard - Local businesses offering specific products and services
Ultimates - 25 net services at your fingertips
World Chambers Network - Worldwide chambers of commerce and industry
Worldwide Zip Codes - Zip codes and postal codes of the world

Information Please Almanac
Old Farmer's Almanac

Conversion Charts -
Online weights and measurements conversion

Free Dictionary
Information Please Dictionary

Merriam-Webster Online
- Dictionary and thesaurus
- Type in a word to find its rhymes, synonyms, definitions, and more

Information Please Encyclopedia - Access more than 57,000 articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition.
Wikipedia - The free-content encyclopedia

How Far Is It? - Distance calculator with maps
- Worldwide maps
World Time Server - Provides current times and a time converter

Florida Libraries - Links to Florida libraries from the State Library and Archives of Florida
Public - Guide to public libraries in the United States and beyond

STATISTICAL - Statistics about all U.S. Cities - Statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal Agencies
Statistical Abstract of the United States - The National Data Book

Babel Fish Translation - Translate a block of text or an entire web page
- Foreign language translator

Digital Librarian - Librarian's choice of the best of the Web 
Florida Electronic Library - Use this site for current events, business, health issues, homework help, finding full-text articles, and Florida history. Access the Gale Virtual Reference Library, full-text
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Internet Public Library

KnowPlay? -
Reference search on the Web - Librarians' index to the Internet - Reference, facts, news ... free, family-friendly resources
Search-22 - Directory of Internet search engines
Virtual Reference Shelf - Selected web resources from the Library of Congress

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