Useful Web Sites

Looking for some answers? Click on a subject below for a list of helpful Web sites on a variety of topics. Effingham Public Library does not take responsibility for content on external sites.

Need more help? Call the Information Desk at 217-342-2464, ext. 1, or email

Arts & Entertainment–Theaters, Movies, Museums, Leisure, and Art Automotive–Price Guides, IDOT, and Car Repair

Book Discussions, Readers Advisory & Literature–Recommendations & Online Books

Business & Consumer–Consumer Information & Entrepreneurship

Community Resources–Local Resources to meet your needs

Education & School–Homework Help, Homeschooling, and College Test Prep

Genealogy–Effingham County Genealogy, and Family Tree Research

Government & Voting–State & Federal Government and Voting Info

History & Demographics–History & Geography

Income Taxes–State and Federal Income Tax Information

Jobs & Careers–Career Exploration, Job Loss, Resumes, Cover Letters &  Interviewing

Legal–Legal Forms, Legal Issues, and Find a Lawyer

Maps, Weather & Road Conditions–Driving Directions and Weather

Medical & Health–Doctor Finder, Clinical Trials, and Consumer Health Information

Music & Radio Stations–Local and Internet Radio and Searchable Songs and Lyrics

News–Local and National News

Nonprofits–Non-profits in the Effingham area and Grant Writing Info

Patent Trademark & Copyright–Illinois Trademark Applications and Copyright

Phone Numbers & Addresses–Phone Numbers, Addresses, and ZIP Codes

Photos & Images–Clip Art, Online Photo Storage, and Photo Gifts

Research–Journal Articles, Citation & Documentation, Statistics and Encyclopedia

Science–Chemistry, Life Science, Geology, and Weather

Shopping–Deals, coupons and unique online shopping