World, continent, country, and state maps. Includes political, physical, population, climate, and more.
State, county & city information with maps, flags, photos & facts for US states & territories.
AtoZ World Food contains traditional recipes for 174 countries of the world.
Online encyclopedia for all ages. Choose appropriate age level: Children, Young Adults or Reference Center.
Free test preparation for WA DOL permit, driver, motorcycle and CDL tests.
Up-to-date information with historical and cultural background on about 150 ethnic groups.
Science experiments, biographies, illustrations and more.
175 country handbook for the International traveler, with a focus on business travel.
A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.
Legacy Washington documents extraordinary stories in Washington history. This collaborative venture, spearheaded by Secretary of State Kim Wyman, relies on original sources at the Washington State Library, the Washington State Archives and heritage organizations across the state. The work of Legacy Washington can be found in libraries around the country and museums of Washington.
Magazine and newspaper articles, books, photographs and maps.
Sanborn maps are large-scale plans of a city or town, drawn at a scale of 50 feet to an inch. They were created to assist fire insurance companies as they assessed the risk associated with insuring a particular property. The maps list street blocks and building numbers including numbers in use at the time the map was made and previous numbers. Includes cities and towns in Washington State.
Printable activities for math, science, reading comprehension, STEM, writing, and more. Download and print worksheets, lesson plans, learning games, puzzles, clip art, and skills sheets for grades pre-k to 8.
Access point for the Washington State Newspaper collection from NewsBank content. Includes local TRL area papers, The Seattle Times, Tacoma News Tribune, and many other sources. This additional WA content is part of a Washington State Newspaper collection trial funded by the Washington State Library through December 31, 2020.
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