The Chester County Library System subscribes to a number of online resources for your research and information needs (look here when the search engine fails you!).
Topics include Business , Health , Auto Repair, Science, Biography, Children’s Resources and many others. Select a database by topic for quick access – some are available for you to use from home; for others you will need to visit the library. All are clearly marked as to their availability.
There is also a listing of useful websites by topic.
Need some help learning how to set up an email account or how to do a basic search on the Internet? Try the free online tutorials from DigitalLearn. You can also find software skills tutorials on Learning Express (available through the ccls.org website.
A great place to find web links on all sorts of topics; those links are vetted by librarians to ensure they are the best possible sources on a particular topic.
As to what the IPL is, an answer in their own words:
What is the IPL?
A good question. The IPL is many things:
- the first public library of and for the Internet community
- an experiment, trying to discover and promote the most effective roles and contributions of librarians to the Internet and vice versa
- a group of highly talented, creative, strong-willed people, working hard
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