Research Databases: O

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Ohio Benefit Bank

Find out if you qualify for budget-stretching work support programs and benefits by completing an eligibility QuickCheck, then complete and submit an application.

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Ohio Digital Library

The Ohio Digital Library provides eBooks, digital audiobooks, digital magazines, and videos to Ohio citizens.

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Ohio Legal Help

Ohio Legal Help seeks to improve justice and fairness for all Ohioans by removing barriers to the law so that they can understand their legal options, make informed decisions and connect to local legal and community resources.

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Ohio Means Jobs

Apply for and find a job on Ohio Means Jobs today!   Find available internships, hundreds of practice interviews, millions of scholarship opportunities, and endless information on career planning!

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Ohio Memory

Established in 2000, Ohio Memory is the collaborative statewide digital library program of the Ohio History Connection and the State Library of Ohio.  Explore digital content from over 360 cultural heritage institutions representing all 88 of Ohio's counties!  Ohio Memory contains over 700,000 digital images from a variety of primary source image types.

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Ohio Obituary Index (Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center)

Access an index of over 3,500,000 obituaries, death & marriage notices, and other sources from Ohio from the 1810s to the present day.  Actual obituaries may be ordered from over 60 partner libraries; only Hayes Library has online ordering.

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Ohio Treasurer of State

Ohio's economic development, salaries, property maps, investment reports, veteran resource guide, Buckeye Savers, custody services, and much more

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Ohio Web Library

These online research resources are provided by Ohio Libraries to all Ohio residents.

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Official website of the state of Ohio

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Access books, audiobooks, videos, and magazines with your library card.  The Ohio Digital Library is a program of the State Library of Ohio and is supported in whole or in part by federal Institute of Museum and Library Services funds, awarded to the State Library of Ohio.

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Oxford Reference Online

This research database brings together language and subject reference works from one of the world's biggest reference publishers into a single cross-searchable resource.  Titles cover a wide range of humanities, social science, performing arts, and general reference subjects.

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Oxford Research Encyclopedias

Articles from numerous academic encyclopedias of Social Work, the Oxford Classical Dictionary, American History, Climate Science, Communication, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Environmental Science, International Studies, Latin American History, Linguistics, Literature, Religion, Communication, and Politics.

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