Home & Garden
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Authoritative sources of articles and reference information, brought to you by the Ridgefield Library unless otherwise noted. Items identified by the researchIT CT logo are provided courtesy of the Connecticut State Library and are available to all state residents. Have your library card handy for log-in.
Consumer Reports - Explore the Consumer Reports database. Search for products, find ratings, recommendations, information on reliability, and buying guides. View the current issue of Consumer Reports magazine.
MasterFile Premier - Search magazines, reference books, and images from 1975 to present. Includes full text Consumer Reports articles.
Tested and recommended by our librarians.
Connecticut Driver's Manual - Visit www.ct.gov/dmv for more information and updates
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety - safety ratings for cars
Edmunds - new and used car prices
Kelley Blue Book -new and used car prices
NADA Bluebook - new and used car prices
Cooking & Food
Allrecipes.com - all kinds of recipes rated and reviewed by users, menus, videos and more
Recipe Source - incudes recipes by region and ethnic group, special diet recipes and more
Skinnytaste - delicious, healthy, low fat, family-friendly recipes
Veggie num num - delicious vegetarian recipes
USDA Cooperative Extension Service
USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference
Gardens & Gardening
Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program - Find dates to tour private gardens
UConn Connecticut Cooperative Extension Center
UConn Home and Garden Education Center
UConn Integrated Pest Management
UConn Plant Database
Circulating books and most reference books are shelved in the stacks. Print
magazines and newspapers are on display or ask at the Adult Services Desk.
Audiobooks and most nonfiction DVDs are shelved separately. Travel and fine arts DVDs are
shelved with the books in those subject areas.
Antiques - 745.1
Automobiles - 629.2
Cookbooks - 641.5
Do-It-Yourself - 643, 690
Gardening - 635.9
Interior Decoration - 747
Pets - 636
Better Homes & Gardens
Car & Driver
Ladies Home Journal
See General Periodical Indexes online
Check here to see if we have any Home and Garden programs and events scheduled
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