Resources - La Center
Find information from this centralized foundation for projects serving communities in Clark, Cowlitz, and Skamania Counties.
Read trade and industry-focused information in journal articles, market reports, industry reports, and news.
Search thousands of academic, peer reviewed, and trade journals or magazines to find articles you can use to stay informed or get ahead.
Locate Washington state government information and services with links to all state agencies with communities information. (Site is available in Spanish, Russian, and more. Use the menu in the upper right to translate.)
Seek out online colleges and courses in undergraduate, masters, and PhD programs in your area of interest. There are even continuing education resources for veterans.
U.S. Law that governs health insurance coverage requirements for Americans.
Find support and services for adults with chronic illnesses or conditions and the people who care for them.
Find community facts, housing, economic, and population census data, along with lots of tips for using the search tools.
Learn about your ancestors. Search over 1.2 billion records in over 3,000 databases, including the US Census, to find records and digitized documents.
Get your credit report for FREE from all three major credit reporting agencies.
Search for Accelerated Reader books for yourself or your student in AR Book Finder. Look through lists of award nominees and winners or popular topics.
Find everything you need to research the world of literature: biographies, bibliographies, critical analyses, essays, poems, primary sources, and more for authors both historical and current.
Enjoy a selection of free, downloadable science fiction and fantasy eBooks from Baen. This site includes instructions for downloading titles to various eReaders and portable devices.
Explore age-appropriate information about the U.S. Government. Learn basic information about the way the government works, how it began, and how citizens can participate.
Access federal and state government benefits/assistance programs in one place. Find out eligibility and program information by choosing Benefits in the top menu.
Peruse a variety of useful publications and articles for the business owner, or search out consumer help in interacting with a business or charity.
Find resources for speakers of Spanish on reading and writing in English, math, and GED preparation.
Search articles and books for people based on personal facts such as birth and death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation, or gender, or combine criteria to create a custom search.