LexisNexis

Company information and financial performance measures in the Company Dossier module. Primary source legal material (accessible only in the library) includes law review articles, case law, and regulations. Funding provided by Berchem, Moses & Devlin, P. C., Attorneys at Law, Westport & Milford.

ICONN OneSearch

Searches multiple EBSCO databases including magazines and journals across many subjects.


BIOGRAPHY

Biography Reference Bank

Biographies, essays, images, and timelines.


Biography Reference Center

Includes brief biographies and magazine articles of noteworthy individuals from antiquity to the present, with links to related full-text articles.


BOOKS, LITERATURE & READING

Literature Resource Center

Includes author biographies and literary criticism with a reader’s advisory service.


BUSINESS, FINANCE & LEGAL

Legal Information Reference Center

Law-related articles and indexing for law reviews, legal newspapers and journals.


LexisNexis

Company information and financial performance measures in the Company Dossier module. Primary source legal material (accessible only in the library) includes law review articles, case law, and regulations. Funding provided by Berchem, Moses & Devlin, P. C., Attorneys at Law, Westport & Milford.


Morningstar Investment Research Center

Comprehensive financial information and analysts' opinions to help you make informed investing decisions for stocks, mutual funds and Exchange Traded Funds. Create your own customized list of potential investments by entering your parameters, find return information on various investment indexes, types, and sectors, and use their Portfolio X-ray to determine what your asset mix should be and how your investments are working together.


Plunkett Research

Enables you to see the most important trends and technologies creating change within an industry today by showing statistics, market figures and forecasts. You can identify an industry's leading companies, and compare vital company statistics, growth plans, financials and executives. Use Build-A-Report to select your custom industry data and create an executive report in PDF format.


ReferenceUSA

A directory of more than 14 million businesses in the U.S. that can be sorted by geography, size, type of business, and other criteria.


GENEALOGY

Ancestry Library

This premier genealogical tool contains a massive amount of data from census and voter lists; birth, marriage, and death records; and military and travel records. Build your family tree and share it with others, invite them to contribute information.


Heritage Quest Online

Information on people and places described in more than 25,000 family and local histories. Includes U.S. Federal Census Records from 1790-1930.


GENERAL RESOURCES

Consumer Reports

Ratings and recommendations on thousands of products and services in categories including appliances, cars, electronics and computers, home and garden, health and fitness, food, personal finance and travel.


MasterFile Premier

General interest magazines and journals across many subjects.


Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center

This online library of current topics features the facts of today’s important topics, as well as the arguments from the issue’s proponents and detractors.


Oxford English Dictionary

Widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language, it is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words - past and present - from across the English speaking world.


GRANTS & FOUNDATIONS

Foundation Directory Online Professional

This premier Foundation Center service provides an efficient way for nonprofit fundraisers to identify potential funding sources. Search among foundations, corporate fund sources, grant recipients and foundations' IRS form 990 tax returns.


Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

Provides information on more than 6,000 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grant seekers.
A Foundation Center service.


Philanthropy In/Sight

This Foundation Center interactive mapping tool was designed for grantmakers, advisors, policymakers, researchers and academics. Grantseekers can use Philanthropy In/Sight to gather intelligence to craft compelling grant proposals. Customization options enable users to create maps that reveal patterns of giving and funding relationships. Users can overlay grant data with their choice of over 150 demographic, socio-economic, and other data sets to create visual portraits showing where philanthropy has made an impact and where opportunities exist to fill critical needs.


HEALTH & SCIENCE

Consumer Report Card on Health Insurance Carriers in Connecticut

Data and analysis the state's insurance carriers


MedlinePlus

MedlinePlus brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information.


Science Reference Center

An in-depth, curriculum-oriented database that provides a one-stop resource for science-related research needs.


HISTORY

Connecticut Digital Collections

Photos, maps, archives from CT libraries and museums,


History Reference Center

A diverse, electronic multidimensional collection of full-text periodicals, multimedia reference articles, synopses and facsimiles of historical documents. Provides a complete overview of U.S. history covering the most –studied events, issues and current information.


ICONN

iCONN

Information for homework assignments, consumer health and wellness, business and reader advisory, magazines and newspapers.


JOBS

JobNow!

Expert resume assistance, live interview coaching and tips and resources to help start your job search.


NEWSPAPERS

Hartford Courant

Full-text articles from 1992 to present


Historical Hartford Courant

Digital archive available from 1764 to 1922


The New York Times

Full-text articles from 1985 to present


Wall Street Journal

Full-text articles from 1984 to present


Washington Post

Full-text articles from 1987 to present


Westport News

Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of Westport News. Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections. In addition to the newspaper, you may also view articles from publications including Foreign Affairs, Newsweek, Popular Science, Slate, and others.