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Calculators, converters & clocks

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Calendars & almanacs

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Dictionaries & thesauruses

Databases

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    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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Directories & phone books

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Encyclopedias

Databases

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    Find high-quality information about almost any general topic. This online version has the same content as the regular print encyclopedias.

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Postal information

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Statistics

Databases

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    Produce comprehensive business and residential lists as well as detailed demographic reports. Assess business viability, perform market and site location analysis, create sales leads and/or marketing mailing lists, find potential sponsors and donors to grow a non-profit, prepare a small business plan and much more.

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    The latest edition of the most authoritative collection of statistics available. Updated to 2010 wherever possible, it provides key economic and social indicators for the last 260 years.

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    The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political and economic conditions of the United States, from 2013 through the present.

    For Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. from 2012 and before, visit the Census Bureau's website.

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