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000 - Generalities
Encyclopedias, Computers & the Internet, News & Newspapers

100 - Philosophy
Psychology, Ethics, Occult

200 - Religion
World Religion, Religion in North Carolina, Mythology

300 - Social Sciences
Statistics, Government, Law, Economics & Finance, Social Issues & Services, Education

400 - Language
Translators, Dictionaries, Linguistics

500 - Pure Sciences
Mathematics, Astronomy, Weather, Geology, Wildlife

600 - Applied Sciences
Health, Gardening and Cooking, Business, Occupation

700 - Arts & Sports
Art, Architecture, Music, Sports

800 - Literature
Writing, Quotations, e-Books, Reader's Advisory

900 - History & Geography
Geography & Travel, History, Genealogy

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800 - Literature - Writing, Quotations, e-Books, Reader's Advisory

The OWL at Purdue
"Free writing help and teaching resources." Includes job search, essay, technical, and creative writing. Also includes research and citation guides.

Citing and Documentation:
The OWL at Purdue
How to avoid plagiarism, document electronic resources and use MLA, APA & ASA styles.

"Searchable quotations site, provided in electronic format by Project Bartleby at Columbia University."

NetLibrary (available via
"Public and private collection of e-Books for reading online. *FREE* Registration required."
Also includes downloadable e-Audiobooks.

Project Gutenberg
"A library of over 17000 free e-books whose copyright has expired in the USA"

Reader's Advisory:
The Carteret County Library's own page of reader's helpers.
Literary resources available via
African-American Poetry
American Poetry
Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers

English Poetry
Faber Poetry Library
Literature in Context

Twentieth Century African-American Poetry

Twentieth Century American Poetry
Twentieth Century English Poetry
Literary journals available via
American Literature
Literature & History
World Literature Today
Paterson Literary Review
Southern Literary Journal
Studies in the Literary Imagination
Reading & Writing Quarterly


Learning Express "Learn-A-Test" resources available via
Vocabulary and Spelling Course and Practice Exercises
Writing Improvement Program: ACT, Elementary School, GED, High School, Middle School and SAT Writing practices
Writing Skills Improvement: Fundamentals of Writing, Grammar Skills for Writing, & Grammar Practice Exercises
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