The word library is a noun. Library means (1) a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study, (2) a room where books are kept, (3) a building that houses a collection of books and other materials, (4) (computing) a collection of standard programs and subroutines that are stored and available for immediate use, (5) a collection of literary documents or records kept for reference or borrowing.
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Historical Collections from the Library of Congress. American Memory provides free access to historical images, maps, sound recordings, and motion pictures that document the American experience.
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
This regional library, founded in 1895, offers library services in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania metro area.
Internet Public Library
Offers library services for internet users, developed at the University of Michigan School of Information.
Directory of public libraries and institutional libraries in the USA, grouped by state. Each library listing includes a title and a website link as well as a location and a telephone number.
Library of Congress
The nation's oldest federal cultural institution serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with more than 120 million items.
Find library and reference resources, including top dictionaries, encyclopedias, newspapers, maps, and quotations.
National First Ladies' Library
This national archive is dedicated to educating people about the contributions of First Ladies and other notable women in history.
New York Public Library
The NYPL, one of the great knowledge institutions of the world, is a repository for a myriad of research collections and information resources.
Features an extensive online library of books plus tens of thousands of journal articles.
The Multimedia Library Gazette
An online resource for multimedia developers, web developers and educators. Features over 5,000 royalty free photographs, audio clips, MIDI and QTVR files.
University of Manchester Library
This electronic and print library at the University of Manchester features an extensive collection of electronic journals and books, as well as several hundred information databases.