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African American History - February is Black History Month and there are many resources available from the Harris County Public Library System. Along with books...

Asian Pacific American Heritage - May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. In celebration of this, we have collected information on Asian Pacific American culture...

Careers & Employment - Looking for your first job? For something different?  Or are you starting over?  This collection of resources should help you get started.

Elections & Politics - America is gearing up for the 2004 election in November. This year, as we do every four years, we are voting for President. This guide includes ...

Email - Email is one of the most popular things people do on the Internet. People use it to keep in touch with friends, family...

Genealogy - Have you always wanted to know where your grandparents came from? Do you have a deep dark family secret that you want to research but don't know where to start? Do you like solving mysteries...

Heart Health - February is American Heart Month. Harris County Public Library has a number of resources to answer questions about heart health. We subscribe to...

Hispanic Heritage - Hispanic Heritage month begins on September 15th and continues through October 15th. The 15th marks the independence of five Hispanic countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. In addition, Mexico celebrates it's independence on September 16th and Chile on September 18th.

Housing - Looking to buy or sell a house? Getting reading for a move? Not sure if you can afford it? These sites and books ...

Law - Websites and books to assist you with legal information including divorce, forms, wills, bankruptcy, and the Supreme Court.

Olympics - The 2004 Olympic Games open in Athens, Greece on Friday, August 13. We have put together some links to assist you in finding information on the games. To get you started ...

Pregnancy & Child Birth - Having a baby or thinking about it?   For comprehensive coverage, check out the general sites and books on pregnancy and childbirth... 

Remembering 9/11- Books and web sites recalling the 9/11 tragedy.  Includes information on talking with children about tragedy.

Searching the Web: Beyond Google and Yahoo - What do you do if you don't find what you're looking for on Google (currently the most popular search engine)? There are a lot of other excellent search engines out...

War in Iraq - While we are at war in Iraq, many people are looking to the internet as their news and information source. In that vein, we have provided links to some of the major news sources...

Weddings - Thinking about getting married?  Already planning your wedding?  We have compiled select websites and books to assist you.

Women's History - March is Women's History Month.  In celebration, we've collection sites and books about women.  Get started with general history sites and books...



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