Alphabetical List of Resources

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W Y
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Topic:
Business, Government & Law
Resource Type:
Website

Tax forms for the state of Missouri.

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Topic:
Taxes
Resource Type:
Website

Online collections of primary sources about Missouri's history. Topics include agriculture, the arts, business, cultures, science, women, and much more.

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Topic:
History
Resource Type:
Website, Primary Sources

Categorized directory of disability resources online for Missouri.

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Topic:
Social Services
Resource Type:
Website

Get information about licensing and tests for over 200 different trades and professions regulated in Missouri.

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Topic:
Careers
Resource Type:
Website

Directory of Missouri municipality websites.

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Topic:
Directories
Resource Type:
Website

This website, sponsored in part by the Missouri Dept. of Corrections, is aimed at finding services such as housing, education, job training, medical/healthcare, and more for ex-offenders.

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Topic:
Local, Social Services
Resource Type:
Website

Search and find Missouri Revised Statutes.

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Topic:
Government & Law
Resource Type:
Website

Information about Missouri School Districts.

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Topic:
Education, Local
Resource Type:
Website

Election information for the state of Missouri.

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Resource Type:
Website

Covers opinions going back through 1997 for the Missouri Supreme Court and the three Court of Appeals districts in Missouri. You can search by year, case number, keyword, and judge.

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Topic:
Government & Law, Local
Resource Type:
Website

Birth, death, marriage, and divorce records for the state of Missouri.

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Topic:
Genealogy
Resource Type:
Website

Organization that serves as a resource and referral center to help encourage, educate and support Missouri women as they pursue their economic goals. This site is designed to connect women to a network of advisory services and information ranging from employment and training, to information on starting your own business to how to balance work and family.

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Topic:
Careers
Resource Type:
Website

This includes resources about African American history in Missouri from the Missouri State Archives.

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Topic:
Culture & Society, History
Resource Type:
Website

Find statistics related to education, including school data.

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Topic:
Education, Statistics
Resource Type:
Website

Provides quick access to statistics on topics of public health importance.

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Topic:
Health, Statistics
Resource Type:
Website

Find the public debt outstanding on a specific day or days throughout history.

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Topic:
Statistics
Resource Type:
Website
national geographic index

Search the contents of National Geographic and all publications of the National Geographic Society, all the way back to 1888.

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Topic:
Culture & Society, Science
Resource Type:
Articles

Located in Kansas City, Mo this nonprofit organization is dedicated to preserving the history of African-American baseball.

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Topic:
Culture & Society, History
Resource Type:
Website
New York Times Digital Microfilm

Full-image newspaper scans. 2008 - Present.

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Topic:
Newspapers
Resource Type:
Articles

Includes the Kansas City Star, and other regional newspapers. It also provides access to popular news magazines.

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Topic:
Magazines, Newspapers
Resource Type:
Articles

Access articles from popular magazines and newspapers on topics of current interest.

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Topic:
Magazines, Newspapers
Resource Type:
Articles
Newspaper Source

Read newspapers from all over the world. Papers can be searched individually or all at once. Radio and television news transcripts are also available.

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Topic:
Newspapers
Resource Type:
Articles
Nineteenth Century Collections Online

Nineteenth Century Collections Online focuses on primary source collections of the long nineteenth century. These collections include:

Access to this resource is made possible by the Kauffman Fund.

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Topic:
History
Resource Type:
Poetry & Essays, Primary Sources
Novelist Plus K-8

Books for Younger Readers
Like to read action stories? Best friend tales? Picture books? NoveList K-8 Plus helps you find books to match your interests.

NoveList Has Appeal
Appeal factors in NoveList K-8 Plus help you find books that are “your style.”

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Topic:
Kids
Resource Type:
Data & Records
Novelist Plus

Looking for your next read? Find it on NoveList Plus! Discover read-alike titles or authors, check out book lists and recommendations from librarians, publishers, and booksellers, or try the Appeal Mixer to choose specific terms for your book recommendation.

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Topic:
Library, Literature
Resource Type:
Entertainment, Data & Records

For hundreds of different types of jobs, learn the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions.

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Topic:
Careers
Resource Type:
Website

This office at the University of Missouri Extension strives to transform public data into useful information.

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Topic:
Statistics
Resource Type:
Website

The United States naturalization test includes up to 10 questions about U.S. civics. These 10 questions are chosen from a list of 100. All 100 civics questions can be accessed on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services website, along with their answers.

Access to this resource is made possible by the Kauffman Fund.

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Topic:
Government & Law
Resource Type:
Website

Browse, checkout, download and stream more than 25,000 e-books, 10,000 audio books, 500 videos using your library card.

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Topic:
eBooks & Digital Media
Resource Type:
Audiobooks, eBooks, Video
OverDrive for Kids
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Library card required from home
Topic:
eBooks & Digital Media
Resource Type:
Entertainment, Audiobooks, eBooks, Video
Oxford English Dictionary

This noted authority on the English language supplements definitions with information about the origins and history of the words. To access: click "Sign in" on the right and enter your library card number in the appropriate field. Select "Kansas City Public Library" to access the full site.

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Library card required from home
Topic:
Languages
Resource Type:
Data & Records
Oxford Islamic Studies Online

Content and commentary commissioned by Editor in Chief, John L. Esposito, and developed by renowned scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture.

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Topic:
Culture & Society
Resource Type:
Articles
PapersFirst

Find references to papers delivered at academic conferences worldwide since 1993.

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Topic:
Multi-Subject/Academic
Resource Type:
Articles

Like its print products, Peterson's online version provides dependable college listings and scholarship information. Just skip the test prep section—it costs.

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Topic:
Education
Resource Type:
Website

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays of Kansas City (PFLAG-KC) is a group of parents, siblings, friends, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) people who provide a support system for the families and friends of LGBT people.

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Topic:
Culture & Society
Resource Type:
Website

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