Safari Books Online provides access to the most reliable and current collections of technical, creative, digital media, and business management books from leading publishers like O'Reilly Media, Addison-Wesley, Peachpit Press, Apress, Manning and Talented Pixie.
A digital collection of maps to more than 11,000 of 158 NC towns and
cities produced for fire insurance companies for over a century. Very
detailed maps includes information such as the outline of each
building, the size, shape and construction materials, heights, and
function of structures, location of windows and doors. Users have the
ability to easily manipulate the maps, magnify and zoom in on specific
sections, and compare maps from different years.
Provides bibliographic listings for over 150,000 serials publications
including 8,000 newspapers. Ability to search subjects, titles,
publisher and prices for popular serials. Also Contains data for over
87,000 publishers worldwide.
Offers a wide variety of information on small business subject areas, common business types, an advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans
that lead to successful funding.
Business videos provide critical information for business owners:
interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures and ‘how to’ videos
help foster success in all aspects of managing a business.
A collection of state-specific resources supports the researcher with demographic data and other local information.
SCHS is responsible for data collection and research, production of
reports, and maintenance of a comprehensive collection of health
statistics. They have published a wide variety of reports in the past
and are in the process of adding them to their Web site. Currently
included are several compilations of mortality statistics (including
one devoted to cancer), the "North Carolina Pocket Guide" of health
statistics, "Vital Facts about Life in North Carolina", and a start
toward providing pregnancy and birth statistics.
The North Carolina State Data Center (SDC) is a consortium of state and
local agencies that provides information and data about the State and
its component geographic areas. The site includes population, economic,
and income data as well as county profiles and rankings.