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Subject Guides
Need help navigating the Internet? Use these subject guides as a place starting place.
E-mail on the Web
Web based e-mail
HealthInfoIowa
Consumer health information
Gale Resources
Online magazines, newspapers and other reference tools
Iowa Center for the Book
Promoting books, reading, libraries and literacy
Iowa Digital Heritage Project
An online repository of Iowa history and culture
Iowa Publications Online
An online repository of Iowa government publications
Iowa Locator
An online catalog of lowa library items
State Data Center
Census data, government statistics about Iowa and more
Search Engines
Links to tools to search on the Internet
WorldCat
1.3 billion items in more than 10,000 libraries worldwide
Gmail
With Gmail, use Google to search for the exact message you want; use chat or e-mail within the same service; gain access from an Internet computer or your mobile phone. There is over 2,500 megabytes of free storage
Hotmail
Hotmail includes virus scanning, junk e-mail filters, 250 megabytes of free storage, access from any computer with Internet access, the ability to send files up to 10 megabytes.
Yahoo mail
Yahoo offers virus and junk e-mail protection, access from Internet computers or mobile phones, the ability to send files up to 10 megabytes.