Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes: Local & Online Legal Resources LibGuide for Elmira, NY

No one thinks they will need a lawyer. That is until they do. Perhaps you need to take a landlord to court, or you need a divorce from an abusive spouse. Maybe you are in a custody dispute or you Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes: Local & Online Legal Resources LibGuide for Elmira, NY

Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – Reference Sites

Listed below are a small sampling of freely accessible reference sites that provide information about very popular topics. As you scroll to the bottom of the page, you will find important links that can assist you on which presidential candidate Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – Reference Sites

Find your next favorite book with Novelist

One of the lovely parts of the traditional librarian’s job was what we call “Readers Advisory”. We would read (not at work but at home) a variety of fiction and nonfiction books so we could suggest books to our patrons. Continue reading Find your next favorite book with Novelist

Tips to get started in genealogy!

Did you know that the Steele Memorial Library has a genealogy collection? Have you ever wanted to research your family’s history? Below are some tips to get started in genealogy. If you are interested in beginning or continuing genealogical research, Continue reading Tips to get started in genealogy!

Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated

Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated is a useful tool for beginning biographic research.  This database, accessible to CCLD patrons from our website, provides full-text profiles of many famous people throughout history (including prominent individuals from today).  A profile includes images as Continue reading Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated

Global Road Warrior

Global Road Warrior is a useful tool that contains profiles for 175 different countries in one convenient location.  Each country profile includes cultural information as well as demographics.  This tool is especially useful for people traveling for business, as it Continue reading Global Road Warrior

Reference USA Business Directory

Reference USA Business Directory is a database of businesses across the United States.  If you need to find information about a specific company, Reference USA Business Directory is a convenient, up-to-date tool.  For example, if you want to find out Continue reading Reference USA Business Directory