Resources and Links

 

Library E-books: 

Alliance Digital Media Library – http://alliance.lib.overdrive.com/33A67C81-7174-483F-9E1A-DF21C1E02658/10/50/en/Default.htm

E-Read Illinois/Axis 360: http://pittsfld.axis360.baker-taylor.com/ 

E-Read Illinois/Axis 360 App Downloads: http://pittsfld.axis360.baker-taylor.com/AppZone/AdobeReaderList

Axis 360 Help Page: http://help.axis360.baker-taylor.com/?rc=Patron

Genealogy Links:

George R. Lemons, 1920-2005, How He Spent His Dash: Mustang to Leatherneck, Soldier, Cowboy to Eagle, Panther to Brave, Cardinal Fan. – This is a great resource on World War II history and how it affected a Pike County family and the men who served with Pike County native, George R. Lemons. A copy of the book is in the library’s genealogy section, and a PDF of the book is available at: http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/wwii/infantry/108thInf/D_769_31_108th_H87_2016.pdf

Pike County Genealogy Trails – http://genealogytrails.com/ill/pike/

Ancestry – www.ancestry.com

Find A Grave – www.findagrave.com

Illinois Ancestor Tombstone Project – http://www.illinoisancestors.org/cemphotos/main.php

Illinois State Archives – http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/home.html

1860 Pike County Plat Map – http://www.loc.gov/resource/g4103p.la000129/

1895 Pike County Plat Map – http://www.loc.gov/item/2010589986/

Missouri Birth and Death records – http://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/birthdeath/

Legal Aid:

Legal Self-help – http://pike.illinoislegalaid.org

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance – www.lollaf.org

Lawyer Finder – www.illinoislawyerfinder.com

Victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and/or stalking – www.quanada.org/

Tax Forms:

Federal – http://www.irs.gov/Forms-&-Pubs

Illinois State – http://tax.illinois.gov/taxforms/

Missouri State – http://dor.mo.gov/forms/

Youth Library Resources:

Accelerated Reader Book Finder – http://www.arbookfind.com/

Great websites for kids – http://gws.ala.org/

Book recommendations and information about using libraries – http://ilovelibraries.org/

More book recommendations – http://www.goodreads.com/