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Articles & Publications
Read issues of the Consumer Reports magazine online for expert independent product reviews and ratings.
Consumer Reports Annual Buying Guide Now Available Online
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Ancestry (In-Library Access Only)
Discover your family's story. Research your genealogy through censuses, vital records, photos, maps, and more. Available only in library.
Explore your family history with this collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 – today.
Genealogy: Ethnic Heritage Links
Expand your genealogical research with this list of links to selected websites, compiled by the National Archives.
Anne T. Kent California Room
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Anne T. Kent California Room Digital Archive
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California Digital Newspaper Collection
Access full image scans of selected historical California newspapers from 1846 to the present.
Jobs & Business
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