Ohio

Driving-tests.org

Description: 

This Driver Education program contains the following Ohio-specific information:

  • 11 car practice tests
  • 6 motorcycle practice tests
  • 1 CDL (Commercial Driver's License) practice test
  • 3 online driver's manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
  • An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ BMV-related questions
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Plain Dealer e-Edition

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Web version of the Plain Dealer newspaper.

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In library only.

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Conartist.ohio.gov

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This site from the state of Ohio educates investors on the nature of investment fraud, how to investigate a broker, and how to file complaints, etc.

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Ohio Means Jobs

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A site for employers and job seekers in the state of Ohio. Employers can post jobs and search through resumes; job seekers can post resumes and search for jobs.

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At the link below, you can access a video on how to use the Ohio Means Jobs Website.

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America’s News Magazines & Plain Dealer

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Complete full-text content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.

The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH) and other News Magazines are available.

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Ohio.gov: Government Information & Services

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Access to Ohio agencies. Information on education, business, recreation, etc.

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NetWellness

Description: 

NetWellness is a non-profit Website with consumer health information provided by medical and health professional faculty at:

  • Case Western Reserve University
  • The Ohio State University
  • University of Cincinnati
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Ohio History Central

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This resource is an online encyclopedia of Ohio History.

Information is being added to the encyclopedia on a regular basis.

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Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps

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Sanborn Fire Insurance Co produced these large street plans between 1867 and 1970. They are important resources for local historical research.

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Select Ohio Public Records Index

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You can search by first and last name, and refine by county.  The records available for research include the following:

  • Ohio Department of Health Death Certificates, 1913-1944
  • Ohio Department of Health Death Certificates, 1954-1963
  • Ohio Department of Health Stillborn Death Certificates, 1913-1935
  • Ohio Department of Health Stillborn Death Certificates,1942-1949
  • Columbus Board of Health Death Certificates, 1904-1908
  • Ohio Girls Industrial School, 1869-1943
  • Ohio Boys Industrial School, 1858-1944

Photocopies of uncertified Ohio death certificates are available for purchase online. Use the Index to find and select your certificates, save them to your list and click on purchase to checkout through the Ohio History Store.

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