Links of Interest
The Internet is full of information which can often be hard to find. Here are some search engines to help you, many of which have been suggested, and are used, by our library staff. Most of the common ones are here along with some less well known but great search engines.
These links are provided for your convenience. They are not maintained by Warren Public Library and we are not responsible for their content. As with any information you may encounter on the Worldwide Web, please remember that it may not be accurate. Always document any information you use with a reputable source.
Pennsylvania Career Guide • 23rd Edition • 2012 - 2013
This is a valuable tool for students and job seekers beginning their career search. Explore a variety of career options. Discover in-demand occupations. Complete an Interest Assessment. Occupational Data Bank, which contains information on more than 200 occupations in Pennsylvania – including wages, education and job outlook. Prepare yourself to enter the workforce by reviewing the to-do list highlighting the steps you should take during your senior year. Includes resources and tips on writing an outstanding résumé and acing a job interview
PA Power Port
This site includes the latest news from the capital and links to information about state education, government, and commerce.
PA Law: Consolidated Statutes
Although readily accessible online, these are not always current, as court decisions may render sonme of this information out of date. The site does, however make an effort to keep statues updated. There are also links to Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure, Evidence, District Justice Rules, and Rules of Professional Conduct.
Sponsored by Pennsylvania District Court 14-4-04, the table of contents allows easy access to various parts of the code with a simple click of your mouse.
Department of Revenue
PA state tax forms are available for download here, not just this year but past years' forms also. Information is also available on electronic filing, inheritance taxes, rent rebate, and the Taxpayers' Bill of Rights.
PA State Library
Find access to the Pennsylvania State Library as well as links to websites for Commonwealth Libraries.
Web project of the Pennsylvania Economy League. Focuses on political issues that "will ultimately shape the future of the Commonwealth."
The Pennsylvania Commission for Women
Publications and information on issues, policies, seminars, programs, and groups impacting women and families.
PA Department of Community and Economic Development, Invent PA
Invent PA provides easy-to-access online programs, initiatives, and assistance for businesses, communities, and individuals.
Warren County Links
Warren County Chamber of Commerce
Find information on the Warren County Chamber of Commerce as well as a community calendar, and maps of the county.
Warren County Historical Society.
The history of Warren County, as well as genealogy and census information.
Find tourist information, shopping and attractions for Warren County and Kinzua Dam area.
Warren County School District
Do you need information about Warren schools? Need to call a particular school. This site has the links for you.
Northwestern Legal Services
A non-profit organization dedicated to providing free legal assistance to low-income individuals in Warren County.
The City of Warren
The official web site of Warren City.
Warren/Forest Higher Education Council
Course offerings, scholarship information, and contacts for the Warren/Forest higher education program.
The Jefferson Defrees Family Center
The Family Center's home page. Includes links and search options for a local resource directory and child care information.
U.S. National Institute on Aging — Health Section
The Institute on Aging, a branch of the National Institutes of Health, is the primary U.S. Government agency that conducts research and disseminates research findings related to aging and geriatrics.
CARIE - Center for Advocacy for the Rights and
Interests of the Elderly
The Center for Advocacy for the Rights and Interests of the Elderly, is a non-profit organization, based in Philadelphia, dedicated to improving the quality of life for vulnerable older people.
Provides information about financial assistance programs offered by many pharmaceutical companies to help eligible senior citizens purchase necessary medications.
About.com — Senior Health
About.com relies on human 'guides' to compile, update and maintain lists of links to Internet resources on a variety of topics.
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
The Pennsylvania Dept. of Aging is the state agency in Pennsylvania whose sole duty is serving citizens 60 years of age or older and their families. The Penn DOA Web site offers information on a variety of health topics.
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Health Guide
The AARP is a membership and advocacy organization for persons older adults. The Health Guide includes links to articles from Modem Maturity, the AARP's magazine, on health topics, as well as links to online pamphlets in PDF format.
U.S. Food & Drug Administration Information for Older People
The FDA offers numerous articles, brochures and other publications with information for older people on a wide range of health issues, including arthritis, cancer, health fraud, and nutrition.
U.S. Administration on Aging
The Administration on Aging is the U.S. Government agency concerned with the health, welfare, and prosperity of older adults. This site contains a wealth of information about senior health issues, and all aspects of senior living.