~ RECOMMENDED INTERNET RESOURCES ~
The recommended links on this area of our site
have been reviewed and approved by Windsor Locks Library
staff. Most of these sites are maintained by state and local government and others are
popular and well-established consumer resources. We believe that these suggested
sites provide useful and authoritative information. The Windsor Locks Public Library is not
responsible for any inaccurate information included in these sites.
us to report any problems with accessing or using these
Affordable Care Act: Connecticut Fact Sheet
CT.gov, State of Connecticut, online access to government.
Labor, Department of - Links to education, training, and job search sites.
Secretary of State's web site.
Better Business Bureau.
Consumer Product Safety
smart car buyers start.
Efficiency & renewable energy tips from the U.S. Department
FuelEconomy.gov ~ by U.S. Department of
Energy and the EPA.
Kelley Blue Book ~ auto values
U.S. Energy Information Administration
, Vision Apprisal Technology ~ CT real estate assessments.
Zillow.com - Current real estate valuations
Disability.gov, U.S. Government website for disability.
Register for SAT, search for colleges.
FAFSA ~ Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
~ Gateway to federal student aid.
- Live online help with resumes, interview skills, & more.
Handbook - online version.
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT RESOURCES:
American Civil Liberties Union
Education, U.S.Department of
Federal Legal Questions, Quick References
FedStats.gov - Statistics from federal agencies.
government information on the Internet.
~ 2,200 federal government databases.
Labor, U.S. Department of
QLinkWIreless - Government benefit program - free cell phone service.
SSA.GOV provides official
government information about Social Security Benefits.
Statistical Abstract of the
U.S. Air Force.
U.S. Coast Guard.
U.S. Marine Corps.
Service Zip Code Lookup.
World Fact Book from www.cia.gov.
HEALTH & NUTRITION:
Affordable Care Act: Connecticut Fact Sheet.
CDC.gov, Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention.
Health Information in Plain Language
from UCONN Health Center.
HealthCare.gov, health insurance marketplace.
Connecticut Consumer Health Information Network.
sponsored by the U.S. Nat'l Library of Medicine and the NIH.
USDA's Food and Nutrition Information Center.
National Institutes of
Nutrition.gov ~ For a
healthier life, smart nutrition starts here.
NEWS & POLITICS:
FactCheck.org, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Politifact.com, fact-checking U.S. politics.
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