Useful websites

Charleston Carnegie Public Library does not take responsibility for content on external sites.
Library Related Resources:
A collection of research databases, includes the abstracts of many articles and some full text. Visit the library or call (217)345-4913 for the username & password.
Talking Books
Talking Books is a free service, providing books and magazines on cassette and Braille, descriptive videos, and other services free to individuals of any age.
Legal Resources:
Coles County Legal Self-Help
If you need legal help you can find information about your legal rights and responsibilities, referrals to free and low cost legal aid offices, and forms and instructions for representing yourself.
Ayuda Legal IL
Faculta a la creciente población Hispana de Illinois con recursos legales de auto-ayuda gratuitos.
SIU School of Law Self Help
This site includes legal self-help forms and informational packets.
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc.
An Illinois not-for-profit corporation that provides free civil legal services to low-income persons and senior citizens in 65 counties in central and southern Illinois.
Technology Training Resources:
GCF Learn Free
Digital Learning Center
Website Builders
Wonder How To - Tablets
My First Mac
Health Resources:
Illinois State Health Insurance Marketplace
Frequently Asked Questions at
Learn more about the Affordable Care Act
For Kids:
Library KidSpace page