General Research & Reference

Encyclopedia Judaica

Encyclopedia Judaica

A 22-volume English-language encyclopedia of the Jewish people and their faith, Judaism. This e-book covers diverse areas of the Jewish world and civilization, including Jewish history of all eras, culture, holidays, language, scripture, and religious teachings.

Global Road Warrior

Global Road Warrior

A comprehensive social/cultural, travel, and international business resource, covering 175 countries and territories. It includes everything you need to know about traveling!

Hartford Courant 1992-Present Button

Hartford Courant 1764-1922 Button

Hartford Courant

The Hartford Courant subscription is split into three different time periods. Note: the years of 1923-1991 are available onsite at the Bloomfield Public Libraries to all patrons, or offsite to Bloomfield library card holders only.

Hartford Courant (1992-Present)

Hartford Courant (1923-1991)

Hartford Courant (1764-1922)

research IT CT Free Online Resources

researchIT CT: Connecticut’s Research Engine (previously iCONN)

Search articles, magazines, newspapers, health & science, business, history & genealogy, and much more!

Reference USA

Reference USA

Provides access to 120 million residential telephone numbers and listings! Reference USA is the premier source of business and residential information for reference and research, and also includes job/internship postings and healthcare provider listings.

Federal Tax Forms

Tax Forms – Federal

The IRS has launched a “Get Ready” communications and outreach campaign to educate as many taxpayers as possible regarding changes that could affect their ability to timely file their tax returns and get their refunds as quickly as possible. See http://www.IRS.Gov/GetReady for more details.

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