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Biology Research Guide: Find Organizations

Directory of Community Services for Carroll County

This directory, maintained by the public library's Community Information Service, contains information on a variety of non-profit and community organizations based in Carroll County and the region. Resources include governmental agencies, recreational opportunities, clubs and organizations, day care centers, and religious services.

Find ORG or GOV sites

You can find organizations or government sites on the web by either doing an Advanced Search and limiting your search to the domain .ORG or .GOV, or by just adding .org or .gov to your search terms:

Example: "quit smoking" .org

You can also add site:org or site:gov to your search:

  • obesity site:org or
  • stem cell research site:gov
Google Web Search

Encyclopedia of Associations

You can use the print Reference book Encyclopedia of Associations to find organizations. It is a 3 volume set.

Call Number:  REF HD 2425 G152

It is also available now as an ebook. Click the link to access it. You may need your full Carroll CC email address and password to get into these off-campus.

Medline Plus Directory

MedlinePlus provides links to directories to help you find health professionals, services and facilities