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Directory information for the United States and Canadian including addresses, telephone numbers, and zip code information.

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Reference Librarian

Patty Crane

Reference Desk Telephone

417-624-5465

Reference Databases

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Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. Gale Directory Library 
Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media: newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations, and other media around the world.
Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S.: organizations in the U.S.
American Wholesalers and Distributors Directory: wholesalers and distributors in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans: education-related financial aid.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA Canadian Businesses
Information on 1.5 million Canadian businesses. Listings include address, telephone numbers, line of business, owner/executives, and financial information.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA Canadian Residential
Directory information on 12 million Canadian households searchable by name, address, phone number or geographic location.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA Consumers/Lifestyles
Information for market research on 262 U.S. consumers and households searchable by 19 categories and numerous sub-categories.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA New Businesses
Information on over 4,000,000 new businesses. Search for businesses added last week or up to two years ago. 50,000 businesses added each week.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA HealthCare
Information on 810,000 physicians and dentists from all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA U.S. Businesses
Information on 14 million U.S. businesses. Listings include address, telephone numbers, web site addresses, line of business, owner/executives, financial information, competitor’s report, and more.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA U.S. Jobs/Internships
Combining the resources of ReferenceUSA and Indeed.com, search for job and internships opportunities across the United States.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA U.S. Residential
Directory and demographic information on 210 million residents of the United States.

 

Web Sites

Zip-Code Lookup: Zip code information from the United States Postal Service searchable by address, city, company, or zip code.