Sites to help you navigate the web:

Books and Reading:
Provides customer and published reviews on a multitude of titles.

Links to bestsellers lists, book awards, reviews and book discussion group

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Provides many lists and reviews.

Locus Online
News, reviews, and links for science fiction, fantasy, and horror fans. 

Romance Reader
Rates romance novels by different subgenre (historical, contemporary, time-travel/fantasy, etc.)

Stop, You’re Killing Me
This site offers information on mystery authors and books.  Read-a-likes and award lists are provided.  

What’s Next?
Find the order of books in a series


Career And Job Resources

Career Builder
Find job openings and post your resume.

Illinois Department of Employment Security
Career information, fairs, and workshops for job seekers in Illinois

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Lists the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions for hundreds of jobs.



Community Websites

Buchanan Center for the Arts
Find information about exhibits, classes, and other events.

Daily Review Atlas
Read regional news from the local newspaper.

Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce
Browse the member list, calendar of events, and photo gallery.

Monmouth City Ordinances

Monmouth College
This is the official website for Monmouth College.

Monmouth, IL
Link to Monmouth businesses, area schools, community organizations, and governmental departments. Provides contact information for community centers.
Meeting minutes can be found at

Warren County
This is the official website for Warren County.  Lists county officials and contact information.  Calendar and county news provided. Meeting minutes can be found at




Consumers and Consumer Protection

Search for new cars by make or type of vehicle. Retrieve information on pricing, features, performance, and safety ratings.

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety/Highway Loss Data Institute
Find vehicle ratings based on 40 mph frontal offset crash tests.

Kelley Blue Book
Price automobiles and calculate the trade-in value for used vehicles.

NADA is another source for vehicle pricing and information. 

Better Business Bureau
This website provides a directory of local Bureau offices, information on alerts, buying guides, links to national and local business reporting databases, and a charity advisory database.

Food and Drug Administration
Search for news about food, drugs, medical devices, cosmetics, and other products regulated by the FDA.

Illinois Attorney General
Register a consumer complaint in Illinois. Consumer alerts and warnings are also posted.

National Do Not Call Registry
Use this site to register, verify, or change your registration. Or, file a complaint. Find links to sites with additional information about the Federal Trade Commission and the Registry.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Searching by company, product type, or product description, find information on recalls.

Credit Bureaus

Reports reviews for products using sources like Consumer Reports and the Good Housekeeping Institute.

Offers reviews of electronic products such as computers, cell phones, gaming hardware, etc.


Health and Medical Website

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Provides health information for travelers, advice for healthy living, and much more.

Locate prevention information and learn more about your prescription or over- the-counter drug.

Mayo Clinic
Read about the current research on new drugs, devices, treatments, and therapies.

Information from the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.Learn about diseases and conditions, drug information, and current health news.Look up medical terms using the medical encyclopedia and dictionary.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
Learn more about alternative medicine practices, news, research and therapies.


Tax Forms

IRS Federal Forms and Instructions
Forms and instructions for this tax year and prior years. Mailing information is also available.

Illinois Department of Revenue - Tax Forms
Illinois tax forms and publications.

Tax Forms by State
Click on the state to access the tax forms needed.