Interesting Web Sites to Visit
- Hancock County Library System: Place holds, check your account, find out library hours, learn about upcoming programs
Internet Public Library (IPL): Information selected by librarians. Narrow the category down to find what you're looking for
Google: The most popular search engine
- AARP on Retirement Planning: help to start your investment planning. Information on checking, budget, investing, insurance, and retirement planning.
- DisAbility.gov: Designed to to provide one-stop online access to resources, services, and information available throughout the Federal government.
- Intellicast: Get live weather radar, anytime of day
- Mapquest: Maps, driving directions, and satellite view
Mississippi Public Broadcasting: Read or listen. NPR news, local news, weekly shows
- Mobility Advisor: an educational guide on wheel chair options, mobility aids, disability resources, and recreational outlets that enhance the lives of individuals of all ages who need mobility assistance.
- National Public Radio (NPR): News and information. Read or listen
- On Guard Online: Information on Internet safety from the federal government
- On the Issues: See every candidate's view on every issue.
- Senior Citizens' Resource: Links for seniors from the federal government
- U. S. Government: Where you’ll find anything to do with our government
U.S.Government - Forms: Federal forms most used by the public.
- Snopes: Find out the truth about rumors, urban legends, scams and misinformation on the web
- YouTube: All kinds of videos, including how-to’s, posted by individuals and groups
- Smithsonian Institute: See their encyclopedia, online exhibitions, and magazine articles
- Amazon: Find books, movies, Kindle and e-books
- E-Bay: Online auctions. Individuals list their items and you bid
- Craig’s List: Select your state and zip code and shop/sell locally
- Ask Leo: Answers to computer questions. Enter your key search words and get an explanation in easy-to-understand language
- Free Online Typing Course: Multi-lesson typing course. Also in French, German, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Free, but users must register
- Keyboard tutorial: A pleasant British voice explains how to use the computer keyboard. Video and practice
- Mousing Around: Excellent tutorial for mouse skills
- Mouse Exercises: Learn to click, double-click, and drag & drop
- Mouse Tutorial: Practice mouse skills
- New User Tutorial: For brand-new computer users: mouse skills and more
Of General Interest
- All Recipes: One of many recipe collections on the web. Explore by category or ingredient
- Car Talk: Website for the NPR radio show. Car repair tips, reviews of mechanics, and the weekly puzzler
- Food Network: Recipes, chefs and TV episodes
- Hulu: Free television shows and movies to watch on your computer
- Solitaire: Play cards – it’s good mouse practice!