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Subscription Online Resources


Connecticut's Digital Library- iCONN*
Connecticut Digital Collections presents historical photographs, maps, manuscripts, oral histories and more from Connecticut libraries, museums, and historical societies.

Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports & Consumer Reports Health Online!

Morningstar Investment Research*
Morningstar Investment Research Center

Price It! Antiques & Collectibles*
Most comprehensive antique and collectible pricing tool in the world.   

Business & Finance


CT Business & Industry

Largest business association in the country. Access to a number of free tools for businesses through their website.


CT Department of Labor


CT Job & Career Connection
Comprehensive source for CT job information



Litchfield Area Business Association


Northwest Connecticut Chamber of Commerce

Genealogy & Local History


Connecticut Historical Society

Connecticut’s premier institution for collecting, preserving and interpreting the history of Connecticut.


Connecticut State Library

Comprehensive resource for information on history of Connecticut and its people including information on their history and genealogical unit.


Family Search

The largest collection of free family history, family tree, and genealogy records in the world.


Heritage Quest Online*

Research resource for family history and American culture includes U.S. federal census records and the UMI Genealogy and Local History collection.



Historical Hartford Courant (1764- 1922)*


Oliver Wolcott Sr.
Oliver Wolcott Jr.

Brief biographies



Project Vote Smart

Volunteer citizens research the backgrounds and records of political candidates and elected officials to discover their voting records, campaign contributions, public statements, biographical data (including their work history) and evaluations of them generated by over 100 competing special interest groups.


State of Connecticut

Official site of the State of Connecticut.


THOMAS  (Library of Congress)

Up to date legislation information from the Library of Congress.


Town of Litchfield

Town of Litchfield’s official site


Litchfield Bz

Another site to discover information about Litchfield and the Town government.


U.S. Federal Government Information

Links to the frequently used sites of the federal government.

Connecticut Judicial Branch Law Libraries
The Law Library System of the Connecticut Judicial Branch will provide prompt and professional guidance and access to reliable and comprehensive information to individuals who are researching or pursuing legal rights and remedies.


Connecticut Physician Profiles

Profiles of all physicians practicing in CT


Medline Plus

Authoritative information from the National Institutes of Health and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Easy access to medical journal articles, extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

Local Links


Litchfield Hills Visitors Bureau


Litchfield Historical Society


Litchfield Community Center

Litchfield Points of Interest Map



Litchfield Public Schools



Town of Litchfield



Iconn Newstand*

Free, full-text coverage of leading newspapers.


Associated Press Photo Archive*

Over 750,000 photographs and graphics from the Associated Press

Reader's Advisory


New York Times Book Review
Weekday and Sunday book reviews and news about books.

Additional Resources


Plant Database

Plant Identification and Classification from the U.S. Dept of Agriculture including color photographs, fact sheets, and guides


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