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In March 2010, President Obama signed comprehensive health reform, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), into law. Health Insurance Marketplaces, also known as Exchanges, have been set up to facilitate a more organized and competitive market for buying health insurance.
In collaboration with the ResCarta Foundation, these Eau Claire area histories from the Library's Special Collections area are now on the Library's website. All the histories can be searched at one time by choosing just "Local Area History" or choose which one you want to look at.
In collaboration with the ResCarta Foundation, these Wisconsin histories from the Library's Special Collections area are now on the Library's website. All the histories can be searched at one time by choosing just "Wisconsin History" or by choosing which one you would like to look at.
Each month staff will highlight some of their favorite, informative, relevant, or just plain fun websites. Check them out and look for new sites next month.
Your Library Staff's recommended websites for March:
Improve yourself and your world
Looking to better yourself and your world? Check out the free websites below that offer, information and classes to do just that.
http://www.choosemyplate.gov Looking to lose weight or just eat better? Try out Choose My Plate. The site talks about exercise, calories, has recipes and ideas for anyone looking to feel better and live healthier.
http://www.coursera.org If you like to take courses about art, museums, science and want to do so for free, this is a great site. There are not only U.S. institutions but worldwide institutions offering courses on this website. There are 23 categories to choose from and couses ranging from four weeks to ten weeks.
MyEnvironment, http://www.epa.gov/myenvironment If you want to know more about your environment and the environment of other locations this is a great website. Statistical information, reports, and ideas to improve the environment are available on this site. Learn about water, air, land, and expand your knowledge about your community.