Useful Links

Consumer Resources

Annual Credit Report – The official site to get your free annual credit reports.

Kelley Blue Book – Research used car values, new car prices and compare models.

NADA Guides – Research the latest new car prices and used car book values.

Fact Checking Resources

FactCheck.org – Nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters.

OpenSecrets.org – Nonpartisan, independent and nonprofit, the Center for Responsive Politics research group tracks money in U.S. politics and its effect on elections and public policy.

PolitiFact – A fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others who speak up in American politics.

Snopes – Reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.

Vote Smart – Provides free, factual, unbiased information on candidates and elected officials.

Health Resources

MedlinePlus – MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

Reference Resources

Library of Congress Virtual Reference Shelf – Selected online resources for research from Library of Congress.

The World Factbook – Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.

Local Libraries & Historical Societies

Arthur A. Houghton, Jr. Library – Corning Community College library located in Corning, NY.

Charles B. Swartwood Law Library – Chemung County law library located in Elmira, NY.

Chemung County Historical Society – The CCHS operates two cultural repositories, the Chemung Valley History Museum and the Booth Library.

Gannett-Tripp Library – Elmira College library located in Elmira, NY.

Schuyler County Historical Society – The SCHS maintains three properties within Schuyler County and is headquartered at the Brick Tavern Museum in Montour Falls, NY.

Steuben County Historical Society – The Magee House in Bath, NY houses the historical society, the Steuben County Historian, the Elm Cottage Museum, and the archives and learning center, the Magill Room of local history, The Hanks Room and The Chelsea & Liliane Kelly Children’s Museum and Library.

Southeast Steuben County Library – Public library located in Corning, NY.