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Washington Court Forms

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Find forms that are used statewide in Washington Courts.

(Some information is available in Russian, Spanish, and other languages.) Please note: some counties also have additional forms at the county court websites.

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Washington Digital Newspapers

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Seek out the news of yesterday in an ever-growing collection of old newspapers--including the Chronicle of Vancouver--digitized by the Washington State Library.

Search them all, browse a particular title, or view by location. Dates range from as early as 1860, depending upon the newspaper.

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Washington GenWeb

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Find websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States.

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Washington Rural Heritage

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Washington Rural Heritage is a collection of historic materials documenting the early culture, industry, and community life of rural Washington.

The collection includes materials obtained by Stevenson, North Bonneville, and Goldendale Community Libraries (Fort Vancouver Regional Library District), funded by a grant from the Washington State Library. Limit by county at the top of the page to view the individual collections.

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Washington State Digital Archives

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Look up historical newspaper articles or county and state records such as marriage, frontier justice, birth, and death records. You can even find historical photographs.

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Washington State Food Worker Course

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Choose a language, watch the training video, take the test, pay your fee, and print out a food handler's card, so you can work in the food or restaurant industry in Washington.

(Available in multiple languages.)

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Washington Talking Book & Braille Library

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Learn about free services, such as downloadable audio or audiobooks by mail, available to Washington residents who are unable to read standard print material.

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WOIS/The Career Information System

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Find your strengths, match them with occupations, and explore career choices. Get details on 500+ occupations, including the military. Locate training programs.

Store your job information in your online portfolio. Just starting to plan your career path? Take the Reality Check quiz to see what it takes to be independent and achieve your goals.

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WorkSource Washington

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Explore careers, research occupations, the labor market, and more under the Career Tools menu.

Find local offices, training, job listings, etc. under the Resources tab. Take advantage of the information and services for both job seekers and employers. (Available in multiple languages.)

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World Book Discover

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Find multimedia on a variety of subjects, science fair projects, biographies, correlations to curriculum standards, 21st century research guides, and much more for high s

chool students.  

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World Book Early Peoples

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Explore the native cultures of indigenous peoples around the world. Learn about daily life, where they lived, what they ate, how they survived, and even their religions.

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World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

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Una enciclopedia para niños. Encuentre artículos sobre temas populares y escolares, definiciones del diccionario, imágenes, y mapas.

An encyclopedia in Spanish for students. Find articles on popular and school topics, definitions from the dictionary, images, and maps.

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World Book Inventions and Discoveries

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Who discovered the Earth is round? When were motion pictures invented? Find out how things we take for granted today were discovered or invented, from zippers to atomic time.

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World Book Living Green

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Find out how to reduce your environmental impact, and learn how major industries are working to curb pollution and improve the environment. Includes activities to do at home.

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World Book Student

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Search for information on any topic. Learn how to do research, write citations, and even create an account to keep track of your research.

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World Book Timelines

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View the order of events over the world's history, create your own timelines, and more.

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World History in Context

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Find scholarly analysis, articles, references, and primary documents covering the past 5,000 years.

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