Over 60 foreign language courses featuring native speakers – over 17 ESL/ELL courses, targeting essential and necessary dialogue – fun and cultural specialty courses, including Romantic Courses, Pirate, and Medical Spanish – learn on the go: take a self-paced lesson, anytime-anywhere, via free mobile apps.
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* To log in with your library barcode, enter it above the blue Guest Access button. Then click the button to continue.
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This database is available to residents of Killingworth, Haddam, and Higganum, thanks to a sponsorship by the HK Rotary Club.
Click the icon to receive full access to ratings, reviews, consumer news, and more. Enter KL and the first 5 digits of your library card barcode when prompted.
Tips and resources to help start your job search ~ Expert resume assistance, templates and tips ~ Live interview coaching ~ Live tutoring, test prep, and an online writing lab. Click the icon and enter your Killingworth Library barcode number (no spaces) to log in.
Easy to follow website tips for computer users of all skill levels! 60+ courses with over 900 tutorials, covering popular websites in social media, shopping, literature, education, entertainment, and more ~ also tips on Internet safety, privacy, passwords, and wifi. TechBoomers partners with libraries around North America, guaranteeing quality information and ease of use. Simply click the icon to get started.
Town of Killingworth– Town government info, including departments, boards, and commisions; a meeting calendar; and town and emergency services updates.
Killingworth Historical Society– Home to the history of our town! Learn more about Killingworth’s colonial life, churches, military history, and daily life in past times. Also upcoming Society events and a photo gallery.
Killingworth Today– Daily listing of sports, school, and library events, a calendar of town meetings, and town- and state-related links.
Killingworth, CT– Recreation and business information, including town government and club directories, business listings, a bulletin board, and a town photo gallery.
HK Recreation–Information on child care programs, sports leagues (for children and adults), pool schedules, road trips, special events, and more.
News and Noteworthy in Our Area
Career and Job Resources
Health and Medical
Access Health CT– Connecticut residents and small employers, find out if you may qualify for a savings on health insurance, compare quality plans, and enroll – all in one place.
Alliance for Aging Research– award-winning, expert-reviewed resources that help caregivers take care of their loved ones and themselves
American Cancer Society
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Consumer Health Info for You and Your Family
Guide to Health Care Quality
HealthCare.gov– information on the new Health Care Reform Law (3/10)
Healthnet– Connecticut Consumer Health Information
Hospital Compare– a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare (U.S. Dept. Health & Human Services)
National Care Planning Council: Long-Term Care Information
MedlinePlus Health Information
Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center Library– comprehensive collection on the diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship of cancer
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Connecticut Department of Public Health
Connecticut Housing Search– statewide listing service for affordable, accessible and market-rate rental housing.
Connecticut Judicial Branch Law Libraries
CT Visit– official site of the Connecticut Commision on Culture and Tourism
Digitized Connecticut History Books– from Quinnipiac University
Fuel Economy Web Site
H-Connecticut– Discussion forum for Connecticut’s history and heritage communities.
How Stuff Works
Kelley Blue Book
Old Farmer’s Almanac
People Smart– nationwide people search
Thomas Register Online