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Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Morningstar provides data on approximately 370,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 4 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets.

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Presidential Biographies

Presidential Biographies

Presidents Day, also known as Washington’s Birthday, is an American holiday celebrated each year on the third Monday in February. The holiday is intended to honor all of the American Presidents, most significantly George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, who were both born in February. 

Until the early 1970’s, Washington’s birthday (February 22) and Lincoln’s birthday (February 12) were separate public holidays. Congress enacted a law in 1968 to change federal observance of certain holidays to Monday. 

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Store Your Library Card on Your Smartphone

Store Your Library Card on Your Smartphone

Using your smartphone as your library card is simple and easy. All you have to do is install a card app on your phone and add your library card information. Now you are able use your phone at the self-checkout scanners located throughout the library.

Some of the apps available are:

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Heritage Quest provides access to full page images of all existing U.S. Censuses from 1790 to 1930, Revolutionary War Pension records, the Freedman's Bank Record and PERSI, a subject guide to genealogical and historical articles. Also available are over 20,000 full text searchable local and family histories and much more.

     

Provides full text for 200 U.S. newspapers, twenty international newspapers, twenty-one newswires and newspaper columns, The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, and The Washington Post.