Chart the growth and development of cities and towns in Washington with maps originally created for fire insurance purposes, dating 1867-1970. Use the information to supplement your historical or genealogical research.
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Find authoritative science information: full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted websites.
Look for experiments, images, videos, and articles on recent events and discoveries in a range of science areas.
Get articles from magazines, newspapers, and U.S. government documents with the young researcher in mind.
Learn from the IRS how the credit works and how you can claim it.
Access articles with up-to-date information on starting a company, operations management and sales, or growing or rescuing a business.
Access step-by-step maintenance and repair instructions for hundreds of small engine machines and their supporting components.
Learn about disability benefits, Medicare, and Supplemental Security Income and how to apply for benefits.
Find a variety of items to explore with your young child on a given topic in these librarian-built bags of books, activities, and more intended for pre- and beginning readers. Please note, you may only check out two (2) Sophie Reads Kits at one time.
Call 1-800-626-8137 for crisis lines in Clark, Cowlitz and Skamania counties. Speak with a professional counselor 24/7.
Learn how to use a wide variety of popular websites and apps for social, entertainment, shopping, learning and more. Tutorials are aimed
Peruse animated, talking picture books, puzzles, and resources for kids and families in Tumble Books.
Stream eBooks, graphic novels, videos, and audiobooks of high interest to tweens and teens, as well as classics and some teacher-assigned titles. You'll need an internet connection only—no downloading!
Find primary documents, reference books, journal articles, and scholarly analysis on periods and events in our history.
Download free, printable United States Geological Survey (USGS) topo maps. National Geographic has built an easy-to-use web interface that allows anyone to quickly find any 7.5 minute topo in the contiguous United States. Each topo has been pre-processed to print on a standard letter-size printer.
Stay up to date with the local business scene.
Access a variety of housing and services to address the particular needs of low-income families, seniors, and disabled people.
Peruse this one-stop business resource developed by the city of Vancouver, in collaboration with local partners.
Find information to help transition from military to civilian careers, including career matching, education opportunities, transition resources, and information for disabled and women veterans specifically. Learn how to market yourself successfully to civilian employers.
Watch or listen to this collection of videos to go through what you need to know to pass the commercial driver's license test. Great for people who learn better visually or aurally.