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Tax Forms -- IRS Website

Access the IRS website for access to tax forms and instructions.
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
English

Teen Book Finder Database

Book Finder is a free online database to help teens, parents, librarians and library staff, educators, and anyone who loves YA literature access thousands of titles going back to 1988.
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Literary Genres, Teen and Young Adult Literature
English

Telegraph Historical Archive, 1855-2000

Library Card Required
Searchable full text and full image articles from the London Daily Telegraph from its launch in 1855 to 2000.  Background information and search tips for this database. 
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
History, History of Europe, Performing Arts, Historical Newspapers, International Newspapers, Popular Culture
The Telegraph was the first British penny newspaper and held a wide readership, becoming the largest-selling newspaper in the world in 1876.
English

Telephone Directories (Infobel.com)

Search for a telephone number using online versions of international yellow pages, white pages, business directories, and reverse directories.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Reference
Phone directories for the United States and select cities in Canada are available on Phone Fiche in Microforms, Room 100. However, these may not be as up-to-date as those on this Web site.
English

Telephone Directories (Numberway.com)

Search for a telephone number using online versions of international yellow pages, white pages, business directories, and reverse directories.
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Reference
Phone directories for the United States and select cities in Canada are available on Phone Fiche in Microforms, Room 100. However, these may not be as up-to-date as those on this Web site.

Televised Opera and Musical Comedy Database

This database documents more than a half-century of opera, operetta, and musical comedy telecasts produced in the United States, tracing performance programming from early live presentations on experimental TV stations, to contemporary productions released on broadcast television, various cable forms, and home video.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
Performing Arts, Broadcasting, Recorded Sound and Video, Radio and Television, Theatre
English

Television News Archive, Vanderbilt University

Provides abstracts of network news broadcasts.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
Performing Arts, Broadcasting, Reference, Radio and Television
The Television News Archive from Vanderbilt University is a searchable index, providing abstracts of network news broadcasts.
English

Testaments to the Holocaust: Documents and Rare Printed Materials from the Wiener Library

Library Card Required
From Archives Unbound. The online archive of the Wiener Library, London. This archive is the first to collect evidence of the Holocaust and of the activities of the Nazi party. From 1889-1965.  
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Government and Law, World History, Manuscripts and Rare Books, Jewish Studies
English

The Carl Beck papers in Russian and East European Studies

Established in 1981, The Carl Beck Papers publishes original research in the humanities and social sciences focusing on Eastern Europe and Eurasia.  In 2011 the Carl Back Papers transitioned to a digital, open source format.  *Please not this is not a database purchased or subscribed to by the New York Public Library. It is included because it is a resource that may be of interest to patrons. If you experience any problem with this resource please contact the host.  
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
History, History of Europe, Slavic and Baltic Studies
English

Thesaurus linguae Graecae (TLG)

On-Site Access Only
The TLG digital library now contains virtually all ancient Greek texts surviving from the period between Homer (8th century B.C.) and A.D. 600, and a large number of texts deriving from the period between A.D. 600 and 1453, in excess of 80 million words. Topics include Greek literature, history, and culture.  
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Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingStavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL)
Language and Literature
English