NOLS provides access to a variety of third-party services to meet the needs of the community. Third party vendors are governed by their own terms, privacy policies and practices, not the Library’s. NOLS advises users to review Terms of Service and Privacy policies before agreeing to use any online service.

Resources by Subject
Resources by Subject
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Access Washington

With Access Washington you can find information about Washington State laws, rules, courts and bills.

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AllSides Bias Ratings

The AllSides link lists its ratings of various news media/sites: Left, Center, Right and displays users' ratings of the same sites.

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American Factfinder

American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas.

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BookMatch

Using information you provide about reading history, NOLS Librarians will create a customized book list for you.

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CIA World Factbook

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, and more for 267 world entities.

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CNET

CNET is a website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics.

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Consumer Search

ConsumerSearch.com is a website that helps users find answers about what products are top-rated or best bets in their class.

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CourtListener

CourtListener is a free legal research website containing millions of legal opinions from federal and state courts.

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DigitalLearn.Org

If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, or are a little uncomfortable, DigitalLearn.org is for you.

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Driving-Tests.Org

Washington Department of Licensing practice permit tests, driver's license tests and senior citizens' refresher tests.

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Duolingo

Duolingo is a free language-learning platform that includes a language-learning website, app, and assessment exam.

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FactCheck.org

A nonpartisan, nonprofit consumer advocate for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics.

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FamilySearch

FamilySearch maintains a collection of records, resources, and services designed to help people learn more about their family history.

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Fantastic Fiction

Fantastic Fiction is an online catalog of authors and books. The website is centered around authors rather than books.

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Forks Chamber of Commerce

The Forks Chamber of Commerce is a voice and advocate for the business community and other organizations of the West End of the Olympic Peninsula.

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GCFLearnFree.Org

GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 2,000 lessons, 800+ videos, and 55+ interactives and games, completely free.

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Goodreads

The website allows individuals to freely search Goodreads' database of books, annotations, and reviews.

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Historylink.Org

HistoryLink.org is an evolving online encyclopedia of Washington state and local history.

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Hoaxy (BETA)

Hoaxy visualizes how fake news stories and fact-checking stories spread on social media.

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Indian Country Today

Indian Country Today is a daily digital news platform that covers the Indigenous world, including American Indians and Alaska Natives.

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Kellogg Photo Collection

A collection of over 5,000 photos and negatives from the late 19th and early 20th centuries that was donated to the North Olympic Library System.

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Khan Academy

Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization with a goal of creating an accessible place for people to be educated.

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LearnHowToBecome.org

LearnHowToBecome.org helps students (or other aspiring professionals) understand what it takes to land their perfect career.

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LibraryReads

LibraryReads harnesses the time-honored value of "librarian's picks" into a single nation-wide discovery tool.

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Makah Tribe

Visit the website for the Makah Tribe for the latest news and updates.

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Makah Museum

The Makah Cultural and Research Center includes the world renowned Makah Museum and much more.

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ManyBooks

Manybooks was established with the vision to provide an extensive library of books in digital format for free on the Internet.

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MedlinePlus

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends.