Bookmarks


Carol Singer's Bookmarks (Bowling Green State University)

Updated May 24, 2006

NOTE: As of May 25, 2006 this list will no longer be updated

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

*** ART

Artcyclopedia
Search engine to find images or art works on the Internet. Organized by artist, movement or subject.
Art Links on the World Wide Web
Links to a wide variety of sites on art and architecture.
Exploring Themes in American Art
Information about American art, divided by themes (landscapes, portraits, scenes from everyday life, etc.) From the National Gallery of Art.
Mother of All Art & Art History Links Pages
Links to a wide variety of art history sites.
WebMuseum: Artist index
Brief information about artists and images of art works.
World Wide Arts Resources
Links to a wide variety of sites. Particularly good for modern artists.

*** DANCE

Cyber Dance - Ballet on the Net
More than 3,500 sites on ballet and modern dance.
Dance Links
Links to a wide variety of dance sites.
Voice of Dance: Where Dance Lives
Includes directories, reviews, images, calsses & studios, & links to dance sites.
World Wide Arts Resources: Dance
Links to a wide variety of sites on dance.

*** MOVIES: REVIEWS, CASTS, ETC.

All-Movie Guide
Search by title, person, keyword. Shows info. about film, cast, credits, awards, reviews.
All Movie Guide Film Finder
Search by words in title, character, name, author of book, film location, or producer.
All Movie Quick Browse (genre, country, decade)
Search for films by genre, country or decade.
Based on the Book
A list of films based on books. Searchable by author or title of the book or by the title of the film. From the Mid-Continent Public Library.
Classic Movies (About.com)
Information on older movies and links to useful sites.
Critics.com
Film reviews of movies from 1996 to the present.
Film Studies Resources in the BGSU Libraries
Links to a wide variety of Internet sets. Also lists print sources and research databases available in the BGSU Libraries.
ForeignFilms.com - The Foreign Film Database
A searchable database of information about non-U.S. films.
Internet Movie Database
Searchable database of recent and classic movies. Includes plots, casts, and reviews.
Lists of Bests : All Movie Lists
Links to a variety of lists of best movies.
Movie Review Query Engine
Searchable database of reviews for recent and classic movies.
ReelViews
Searchable database of movie synopses, cast lists, and reviews. Includes more international movies than most sites.
Roger Ebert on Movies
Searchable database of reviews by Roger Ebert from 1985-present.
Yahoo! Film:History
Links to many sites about film history.

*** MOVIES: WHAT'S PLAYING WHERE

ShowTimes (Hollywood.com)
Search by proximity to a zip code.
Woodland Mall movies (Bowling Green, OH)
Lists movies and times showing at the Woodland Mall in Bowling Green, OH.
Yahoo! Movies
Search by proximity to a zip code. Each movie links to cast, credits, synopses, and reviews.

*** TELEVISION

BBC Guide to Comedy
Information about every comedy on the BBC from 1936 to present.
Encyclopedia of Television
Articles about many aspects of television. From the Museum of Broadcast Communications.
Epguides.com
Episode to many television shows.
Google Directory: Television
Links to a wide variety of sites about television.
Nielsen Rankings
Nielsen ratings for the current year, with an archive 1997 - present.
TV Acres
A guide to TV Program Facts, Themes & Trivia from the 1940's to the present.

*** MUSIC & OPERA

Classical Net
Information about composers; CD reviews; basic repertoire; recommended reading; links to classical music sites.
DW3 Classical Music Resources (Duke U.)
Links to a wide variety of classical music sites.
Instrument Encyclopedia (U. Michigan)
Encyclopedia-type information about the history of musical instruments. Records include references to print and Internet sources.
Jazz Roots
Biographies, discographies, chronologies, & other information about early jazz.
Music Resources (Sibelius Academy)
Links to a wide variety of Internet sites on music: classical, Finnish, jazz, blues, folk, popular, etc.
Record Labels on the Web
Links to web sites for record labels for a wide variety of musical types.
Sheet Music Collections (Music Library Assoc.)
Links to libraries and archives with publicly-accessible sheet music collections. From Duke University.
Women Composers
Links to biographies and other information about women composers.
World Wide Arts Resources: Opera
Links to a wide variety of Internet resources on opera.
Worldwide Internet Music Resources (Indiana U.)
Links to musical web sites for many genres.

*** THEATER & COSTUMES

Bissonnette on Costume: A visual Dictionary of Fashion (Kent St. U.)
A searchable visual dictioinary of fashion for many countries and many times. (Kent State University).
BroadwayOnline.com
Lists of on and off-Broadway plays, awards, and links.
CastAlbum DB.com
Database of cast lists for musicals, both on and off Broadway.
Costume Page
Extensive list of links to costume and costume-related sites.
Costume History
Information on historical costumes (mostly Western) and extensive lists of links.
Fashion-Era
Information about the history of costumes, textiles, etc.
Internet Broadway Database
Searchable database of information about Broadway shows.
Musicals.Net
Synopses, casts, and lists of songs from musicals. Links to other sites for each musical.
TheatreCrafts.com
Links to sites of practical information on such subjects as lighting, staging, etc.
TheatreHistory.com
Links to information about the history of the theater.
Theatre History on the Web
Links to sites about theater history.
Theatre Index
Links to companies, theater-related businesses, performances, history, costume resources, etc.
TheatreUSA.com
Links to many sites about the theater.
World Wide Arts Resources: Theater
Links to theater sites.

BOOKS: BOOKSELLERS, REVIEWS, E-BOOKS, ETC.

*** BESTSELLERS & BOOK RECOMMENDATION SITES

AllReaders.com
Search for fiction by plot, theme, character, etc. in science fiction, mystery, literature, romance, biographies, or history categories.
Bestseller Lists 1900-1995
Lists of bestsellers for each year.
BookBrowser (Barnes & Noble)
Book lists by topic, book reviews, etc.
BookMuse.com
Book reviews, author interviews, and information for book clubs.
FictionDB.com
Bibliographies, reviews, and other information about genre fiction (romances, mysteries, westerns, etc.)
Lists of Bests : All Book Lists
Links to a variety of lists of the best books.
Overbooked: Table of Contents
Lists of books by genre, by award, etc. Links to reader's advisory resources.
Readers' Café: Booklover's Links
Information about books, book discussion groups, recommended reading,etc. From the Montgomery County (Md.) Public Library.
The Reader's Robot: Reviews that Reveal the Appeal
A searchable database of books divided by category.
ReadingGroupGuides.com
Reading guides from many reading groups/book clubs.
Resources for Readers and Writers
Links to a wide range of sites for book lovers.
Web Sites for Book Lovers (Morton Grove PL)
Links to sites with lists of books or recommendations of books. From Morton Grove Public Library.
What Do I Read Next? (Manchester PL)
Reading suggestions, by category, from the Manchester Public Library.
A World of Books
Lists of noteworthy books from around the world. From the Library of Congress.

*** BOOKS ON THE INTERNET

Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts
Searchable and browsable collection of full-text writings.
Bartleby.com
Full-text reference and literary works.
ClassicReader.com
Full-Length classic works of literature. Includes fiction, short stories, poems, etc.
Classics at the Online Literature Library
Links to literary work full-text on the Internet.
Digital Book Index
Links to books available electronically. Some are free, but others require subscriptions.
Digital Interlibrary Loan (LC)
Digitized copies of books, pamphlets, etc. that the Library of Congress considers too fragile to send via interlibrary loan.
Electronic Text Collections in Western European Languages
Links to full text literature in Western European languages, organized by the language.
National Academies Press
Full text versions of books by the National Academy Press.
Online Books Page
Links to full-text books.
Project Gutenberg
Full-text literary works.
Wordtheque: Word by Word Multilingual Library
Searchable and browsable database of full text books, essays, plays, etc. written in various languages.

*** BOOKSELLERS -- NEW BOOKS

AddALL Book Search and Price Comparison
Database that searches for the best price on a book.
Amazon.com
Store for books, audiobooks, videotapes, etc.
Barnes & Noble
Online book store.
Bookbyte.com: College Texts for Less
A site that sells new and used college textbooks.
Books and Book Collecting
Links to a wide range of sites with information on books, bookselling, libraries, etc.
BookSense.com
Searchable database of the stock of independent book stores. Also includes staff picks, book news, etc.
Bookwire: The Book Industry Resource
Directories of booksellers, publishers, libraries, etc.
DealTime: Books
Search engine that compares the price of a book from different Internet booksellers.
FetchBook.Info
Searches multiple bookstores for the cheapest price of a new or used book.
NewPages Guide to Independent Bookstores
Lists of independent book stores, organized by state. Includes addresses and telephone numbers. Some entries include a link to the web site of the store.
Yahoo!: Bookstores
Links to sites of many booksellers.

*** BOOKSELLERS -- OUT-OF-PRINT & USED

Abebooks.com
Searchable database of out-of-print bookseller inventories.
Alibris
Searchable database of out-of-print book dealer inventories.
Bookbyte.com: College Texts for Less
A site that sells new and used college textbooks.
BookFinder.com
Searchable database of new, used, and out-of-print books available for sale.
Book Sale Finder
Information about local book sales. Organized by state.
Books and Book Collecting
Links to a wide range of sites with information on books, bookselling, libraries, etc.
FetchBook.Info
Searches multiple bookstores for the cheapest price of a new or used book.
NewPages Guide to Independent Bookstores
Lists of independent book stores, organized by state. Includes addresses and telephone numbers. Some entries include a link to the web site of the store.
Publishers, Book Stores, and Vendors
Links to publishers, bookstores, and vendorts. Includes Books-in-print for countries other than the U.S.

*** CHILDREN/YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE

BookHive: Your Guide To Children's Literature & Books
Guide to books for children 12 years old and younger.
Books in a Series (Monroe County PL)
Lists of children's books that are published in series.
Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site
Reviews of children's books.
Children's Picture Book Database (Miami U.)
Searchable database of abstracts for children's picture books.
Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature
Searchable database of children's books. Each entry includes a brief description of the book.
Internet Resources: Children's & Young Adult Literature (BGSU)
Links to some of the best children's literature sites. From the BGSU Curriculum Resource Center.
Reading Rants! -- Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists!
Reviews of young adult books organized by topic and searchable.
Teenreads.com
Reviews and other information about young adult literature.

*** PUBLISHERS

AcqWeb's Directory of Publishers and Vendors
Links to publisher and vendor sites.
Bookwire: The Book Industry Resource
Directories of booksellers, publishers, libraries, etc.
Legal Publishers' List
Information about corporate affiliations of legal publishers.
NewPages Guide to Independent Publishers
Links to sites of independent publishers.
Publishers, Book Stores, and Vendors
Links to publishers, bookstores, and vendorts. Includes Books-in-print for countries other than the U.S.
Publishers' Catalogues
Links to publishers' catalogs worldwide.
Yahoo! Publishers
Links to publisher's sites on the Internet.

*** REVIEWS

AcqWeb's Directory of Book Reviews on the Web
Links to sites that offer book reviews.
Book Review Sources (Bookwire)
Links to sources of book reviews.
Complete Review
Charts that allow you to compare reviews of popular books.
New York Times Book Review
Book reviews from the NY Times. Provided by Barnes & Noble.

BUSINESS

*** COMMODITIES

Chicago Board of Trade
A wide variety of information about futures trading.
Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Research reports, news, and other information about commodities.

*** COMPANY INFORMATION

Annual Report Service
Annual reports for thousands of companies, plus the ability to order paper copies. Registration is required.
Barron's Annual Reports Service
Listed by company or industry. Some are full text, but all can be ordered in paper copy.
Businesshistory.net
Histories of companies and links to official histories of some companies. Also links to other sites on business history.
Company reports online
Full text annual reports for companies from Europe and the U.S. Registration is required to view annual reports.
Financial Ratio Analysis - Index
A guide to financial ratios.
Financials.com
Company addresses, financials, descriptions, stock quotes, SEC filings, historical stock charts.
Forbes 500s Annual Directory
Forbes annual directory of the 500 biggest companies in the U.S.
Smart Money
Stock quotes, financials, key ratios, and company news for public companies.
ThomasNet
Searchable database of over 500,000 manufacturers, distributors, and service companies in the U.S.
Yahoo! Finance Companies & Fund Index
Addresses, descriptions, stock quotes, financials, and links for over 9,000 public U.S. companies.

*** COMPANY NEWS

Business Wire
Searchable database of news releases.
CNNMoney Search Engine
Searchable database of news stories. From CNN and Money.
PR Newswire
Searchable news releases from companies. Includes news releases 1996 - present.

*** INDUSTRY INFORMATION

Industry Information Resources
Links to information about a wide variety of industries. From Valuation Resources.com

*** INTERNATIONAL TRADE

Asia Business Today
Links to a great variety of information on Asian countries.
BuyUSA.gov: U.S. Commercial Service
Information about selling to other countries, from the U.S. Department of Commerce. Includes analyses of industry needs for each country.
Export.gov
Information on how to export and trade statistics.
Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA)
Full text reports on markets and trade. Focuses on food, forestry, fiber, etc.
Foreign Trade Statistics (U.S. Census Bureau)
Foreign trade statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Global Business & Finance Resources
Links to Internet sites with information about international trade, multinational corporations, international business practices, etc.
GlobalEdge (Michigan State U.)
Links to a wide variety of sites on international business.
Interactive Tariff and Trade DataWeb
Databases of trade statistics.
International Trade Administration
Help for exporters. International trade information and statistics.
National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers - 2004
Reports on the trade barriers faced by U.S. exporters in each country.
Statistical Resources on the Web/Foreign Trade (U. Michigan)
Links to sites that provide foreign trade statistics.
Trade Statistics (WTO)
International trade statistics from the WTO.
VIBES: Virtual International Business & Economic Sources
Over 1,600 links to sites on international business and economics.
World Investment Directory (UNCTAD)
Detailed statistics about foreign direct investment in various countries. From the United Nations

*** LINKS TO BUSINESS SITES

BRASS Best of the Best Business Web Sites
List of the best business Internet web sites from the Business Reference & Services Section of ALA's RUSA.
Canadian Financial Network
Searchable and browsable list of Internet sites on Canadian stocks, financial planning, trading, etc.
CEO Express
Links to a wide variety of business web sites organized by subject.
Company Research (OhioLINK guide)
A tutorial on how to research companies using library and Internet resources.
KnowThis.com : Marketing Virtual Library
Links to sites for marketing, advertising, etc.

*** SEC FILINGS

EDGAR Database (SEC)
Searchable database of SEC filings from publicly-owned companies in the U.S. Search by company or words in the headers or seelct from specialized searches.

*** STOCK & INVESTMENT INFORMATION

BigCharts - Charting a World of Investment Information
Site that makes charts to reflect the price of a stock, index, or industry.
Bonds Online
Information about treasury, corporate, and municipal bonds.
CBS MarketWatch
Information about stocks and investing.
CNNMoney
A wide variety of news and information for investors.
Investopedia.com
Investment tutorials, articles, and dictionary.
Morningstar.com
Information about mutual funds and stocks. Includes research reports and tutorials.
Motley Fool
A wide variety of information for investors. Includes tutorials and other guides for new investors.
MSN.Money
A wide variety of information for investors.
Mutual Fund Connection
Information about mutual funds from the Investment Company Institute.
TheStreet.com
News, analysis, and other information for investors.

COUNTRY INFORMATION

Al Bawaba: The Middle East Gateway
Links to information about countries in the Middle East.
ArabDataNet.com
Information about Arab countries. Emphasis is on business news.
Asia Business Today
Links to a great variety of information on Asian countries.
AsiaSource
News, links, business, chronologies, food, statistics, etc. on Asian countries.
Background Notes (U.S. State Dept.)
Eonomics, politics, history, travel, etc. for each country.
CIA World Factbook
Wide variety of political, social, economic and defense information for each country. This includes countries & territories that are in few sources.
Country Briefing (Economist.com)
Summary information about countries worldwide from the Economic Intelligence Unit.
Country profiles (Eldis.com)
Economics, environment, poverty, trade, health, etc. for each country.
Country Studies (LC)
Book-length reports on history, economics, government, social life and customs for each country.
Cultural Profiles Project (Citizen & Immigration Canada)
Variety of information about most countries in the world. Inlcudes people, lifestyles, cultures and customs, not just statistics. From Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
Digital South Asia Library (U. Chicago)
Links to full text information on South Asia.
East & SE Asia (U. Redlands)
Links to Internet resources on east and southeast Asia.
Embassy.org
Links to foreign embassies in Washington, DC and other useful information.
Embassy World
Links to embassies worldwide, both U.S. and other countries.
ExecutivePlanet.com: Business Culture Guides
A guide to business etiquette and customs in countries that do a lot of trade with the U.S.
Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (SIPRI)
Searchable database from SIPRI about international relations, arms sales, defense, security, etc.
Freedom in the World (Freedom House)
Annual country reports on political freedom and civil rights.
Human Rights Country Reports (U.S. State Dept.)
Annual reports on the state of human rights in each country.
Human Rights Watch World Report 2004
Human rights reports on over 70 countries.
International [Energy Data] (U.S. Energy Dept.)
Energy data for countries.
International Religious Freedom (State Dept.)
Annual country reports on reglious freedom.
Latin American Network Information Center - LANIC
Extensive set of links on Latin America. Includes many topics.
Market Research Library (U.S. Commerce Dept.)
Economic trends and outlook, political environment, markets, etc. for many countries.
Middle East Information Network
A wide variety of information about countries in the Middle East.
Political Resources on the Net
An extensive set of links to political sites about each country.
Portal to Asian Internet Resouces (U. Wisconsin)
Links to full text information about Asian countries. From the University of Wisconsin.
Portals to the World (LC)
Links to reliable information about countries worldwide.
REENIC: Russian and East European Network Information Center
Searchable list of a wide variety of links to Internet sites on Russia and Eastern Europe. From the University of Texas.
Religious Freedom Page: Nation Profiles
Information on religious freedom in individual countries.
Travel Warnings & Consular Information Sheets (State Dept.)
Travel information about countries, including warnings.
U.S. Committee for Refugees (USCR)
Information about refugees organized by country. Also information about various refugee issues.
WashingtonPost: Country Information
Links to information and news about countries.
World Bank Group Countries & Regions
Economic information and data for each country.
World Flag Database
Database of brief country information with pictures of flags.

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

*** COLLEGE/SCHOOL CRIME

In the Spotlight: School Safety (NCJRS)
A report on school safety from the National Criminal Justice Reference Service.
Indicators of School Crime & Safety 2003
Annual report on K-12 school crime from the NCES.
Office of Safe & Drug Free Schools (U.S. Education Dept.)
Publications and links to information about safety in schools.
OPE Campus Security Statistics(U.S. Education Dept.)
Database of crime statistics for colleges & universities in the U.S.
Safe Campuses Now
Information from an advocacy/information organization about crime on college/university campuses.
Security on Campus, Inc.
An advocacy/information organization that distributes information about crime on college/university campuses.
Sexual Victimization of College Women (NIJ)
A National Institute of Justice report from 2001 on rapes and sexual assults on women in colleges & universities in the U.S.
Bureau of Justice Statistics Violent Victimization of College Student
Data on the incidence of rapes, sexual assaults, and assaults against college students in the United States. From the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics.

*** CRIMINAL JUSTICE ISSUES

Cybercrime.gov (U.S. Dept. of Justice)
Information on Internet crime.
Death Penalty
Links to information about the death penalty. Presents both pro and con.
Death Penalty Information Center
Information about the death penalty from an anti-capital punishment organization.
Hate Crimes (Leadership Conf. on Civil Rights)
Information on hate crimes.
No Escape: Male Rape in U.S. Prisons (Human Rights Watch)
Report, from Human Rights Watch, about rape in male prisons.

*** INTERNATIONAL CRIME

International Justice Statistics (U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics)
Links to sites that offer statistics on international crime.
Interpol
Information about international crime.
Patterns of Global Terrorism (U.S. State Dept.)
Annual report, from the U.S. State Dept., on terrorism worldwide.
Statistics and Research Sources (UNCJIN)
Reports and links on international crime from the United Nations.

*** LINKS TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE SITES

ABA Juvenile Justice Center
Information and links about juvenile justice from the American Bar Association.
Corrections.com
Information and links about prisons and jails.
Criminal Justice Links (Florida State U.)
Links to a wide variety of criminal justice sites.
Criminal Justice Resource Directory (Northeastern State U.)
Links to a wide variety of criminal justice sites.
Justice Dept. Reports and Documents
Links to the publication sites of agencies within the U.S. Dept. of Justice.
Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse
Links to Internet resources on juvenile justice. Compiled by Florida State U & Florida A&M U.
Links to the World - Criminal Justice
Links to sites with information on crime, mostly statistical.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service
Reports, statistics, databases on crime.
NCJRS Abstracts Database
Searchable database of criminal justice resources (articles, books, reports, etc.).
NCJRS Virtual Library Page
Searchable database of full text U.S. government publications on criminal justics.
Officer.Com: The Source for Law Enforcement
Links to criminal justice resources on the Internet.
Prentice-Hall's Cybrary: The World's Criminal Justice Directory
Links to many criminal justice sites, organized by subject.
Web Links (Institute of Criminal Justice Studies)
Links to criminal justice sites.

EDUCATION

*** COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY FINANCIAL AID

fastWEB!
Searchable database of scholarships.
FinAid
Information about scholarships, grants, loans, etc.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (U.S. Education Dept.)
Fast way to apply online for federal student financial aid. From the U.S. Department of Education.
Funding Your Education (U.S. Education Dept.)
Information about the U.S. government's financial aid programs for students.
Mach25 Scholarship Search
Searchable database of scholarships.
Nellie Mae Student Loans
Information on students loans from Nellie Mae and online application forms.
Pay for College (College Board)
Information about finding funding for college from the College Board. Includes a searchable database of scholarships.
Scholarship Help and Advice Center
Advice about applying for scholarships, with links to sites that provide access to scholarships.
Scholarship Resource Network Express
Searchable database and information about scholarships and financial aid.
Student Aid on the Web (U.S. Dept. of Education)
Information on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education)

*** COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY HOME PAGES

All About College
Links to college & university home pages worldwide.
American Universities
Links to colleges & university home pages in the U.S.
Braintrack University Index
Links to college & university home pages worldwide.
Google: Colleges and Universities: Directories
List of college and university directories on the Internet.

*** COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY INFORMATION

TheAdmissionsOffice.com
Links to sites that help you choose a college, find financial aid, etc.
Business Schools
Information about graduate and undergraduate business schools.
College Board
Database that allows you to find colleges based on certain criteria. Other information for college-bound seniors.
Gradschools.com
Searchable database of graduate schools by program, financial aid, fellowships, etc.
GRE OnLine (ETS)
Information about the Graduate Record Exam. From the Educational Testing Service.
IPEDS College Opportunities Online (NCES)
Searchable database of colleges by degree, program, control, location, etc. From the National Center for Education Statistics.
MBAinfo - The MBA Program Information Site
Information about MBA programs worldwide.
Measuring Up: The State-by-State Report Card for Higher Education
State-by-state report card for higher education.
Peterson's Education Center
Searchable database of information about colleges and universities.
Princeton Review: Colleges
Searchable database of colleges; financial aid; admissions, etc. for undergraduate, graduate, business, law, medicine, career.
Send your Child to College
Advice for parents of college-bound students, with links to useful sites.
U.S. News.com: College
College profiles, college cost calculator, articles, etc. for college-bound seniors.
UnivSource.com - Higher Education in the U.S.
Information about attending U.S. colleges & universities for student from other countries.

*** COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

College and University Rankings (U. Illinois)
Links to sites which provide college & university rankings.
College Rankings (Princeton Review)
College rankings by academics, parties, quality of life, social life, etc.
Rankings and Guides (U.S. News)
Links to rankings of colleges and universities, from U.S. News & World Report.

*** DISTANCE LEARNING

About.com: Distance Learning
Links to a variety of sites with information about distance learning.
Accessibility in Distance Education (Univ. of Maryland)
Information to assist faculty members to develop accessible online learning materials for students with disabilities.
BGSUideal
Web-based distance education from Bowling Green State University.
Distance Learning on the Net
Glenn Hoyle's set of links to Internet sites on distance education.
Elearners.com
Extensive information about distance learning courses and programs.
Geteducated.com
List of distance education programs and degrees.
Globewide Network Academy
Includes a searchable database of courses.
WorldWideLearn
Courses, guides, and other information about distance education.
Yahoo! Education:Distance Learning
Links to sites with information about distance education.

*** K-12 SCHOOLS

Center for Education Reform
Information on charter schools, school choice, testing, etc.
Certification Requirements for 50 States (U. Kentucky)
Information about teacher certification requirements for all 50 states. From the University of Kentucky.
Home Schooling in the United States (U.S. Census Bureau)
Statistics on home schooling in the U.S., from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Search for Public Schools (U.S. Education Dept.)
Searchable database of schools.
US Charter Schools
Directories, news, research and statistics on charter schools.

*** LINKS TO EDUCATION SITES

Education Atlas® (links)
Links to a wide variety of Internet sites about education.
Education Index
Links to a wide variety of educational sites on the Internet.
Education World
Links to sites with information about K-12 education.
Educator's Reference Desk (formerly ERIC)
Links to resources for teachers, including a searchable database of lesson plans, etc. These were formerly part of the ERIC system.
EduHound.com - Everything for Education K-12!
Links to sites of interest to K-12 teachers.
Edvisors.com
Links to sites with information on K-12, higher education, and adult education.
Gateway to Educational Materials
Searchable database of links to lesson plans, curriculum units, etc. for K-12 teachers.
Google: Education
Links to many Internet sites about education.
Higher Education Links List
Links to Internet sites about higher education.
Higher Education Resource Hub
Links to sites about higher education.
SearchEdu.com
Search engine for university and education sites.
Yahoo! Education
Links to a wide variety of K-12, college, and adult education sites.

*** MISCELLANEOUS

Buros Center for Testing: Test Reviews online
Information about educational and psychological tests.
ERIC Database
Searchable database of education reports and articles 1966 to present.

GOVERNMENT INFORMATION

*** INTERNATIONAL & FOREIGN GOVERNMENTS

Canadian Government Information on the Internet (CGII)
Searchable links to Canadian government Internet sites.
Government Gazettes Online
Links to national government gazettes worldwide. From the University of Michigan.
Government Resources on the Web (U.Mich.)
Links to government sites from all levels of government worldwide.
Governments on the WWW (EFF)
Links to government sites worldwide.
International Documents Task Force
Links to foreign government and international governmental/ nongovernmental organization Internet sites.
Links to International Organizations
Links to Internet sites of international government organizations and non-governmental organizations.
Munisource.org
Searchable database of links to Internet sites for cities and towns worldwide.
United Nations Research Guide
A guide to web sites of the United Nations. From Mississippi State University.

*** PATENTS

Patent and Technology Transfer Databases
Links to patent databases worldwide.

*** SEARCH ENGINES & DATABASES

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications, 1994-
Searchable database of the GPO's bibliographic index to U.S. government publications. Includes links to web sites.
FedWorld
Collection of U.S. government databases, reports, and web sites.
FirstGov Search: The U.S. Government's Official Web Search
A search engine for U.S. and state web sites.
Google: Unclesam
Searchable database of U.S., state and local government sites on the Internet.
Government Databases by Subject
Links to a wide variety of search engines produced by the government or that search government and military sites. Compiled by Indiana U./ Purdue U. at Indianapolis.
GPO Access
U.S. government databases, including the Congressional Record, CFR, Federal Register, GAO reports, Commerce Business Daily, Congressional bills, public laws, U.S. Code, etc.
Infomine: Government Information
Searchable database of links to U.S. and state government information on the Internet.
List of Classes (Documents Data Miner)
A searchable database of the List of the SuDocs classes available to Federal Depository Libraries. From the Documents Data Miner.
Meta-Subject Index to Government Information
List of subject guides to government information.
Popular Names of U.S. Government Reports
Searchable database of U.S. government reports by popular name.
SearchGov.com
Searches U.S. federal, state and local Internet sites.
Search the Federal Government Through FirstGov
A search engine that allows you to search either GPO Access or web sites from the U.S. government.
U.S Government Online Bookstore: database
Searchable database of U.S. documents for sale by the U.S. Government Printing Office.

*** STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bowling Green [OH] City
Links to a wide variety of information about Bowling Green, Ohio.
Bowling Green [OH] Neighborhood Link
Links to a wide variety of information about Bowling Green, OH.
City & Town Official Sites • United States
Links to official sites of many cities and towns in the U.S.
Governing: Sourcebook online supplement
Links to state and local government web sites, including a list by subject.
Government Redistricting Sites (Purdue U.)
Links to state redistricting sites.
Munisource.org
Searchable database of links to Internet sites for cities and towns worldwide.
National Association of Counties
Information and data about counties in the U.S.
Ohio General Assembly
Information about legislators and legislation from Ohio.
Ohio.gov
Searchable links to Ohio government sites.
Ohio Legislative Service Commission
Bill analyses and status reports for Ohio bills.
State and Local Government on the Net (PiperInfo)
Searchable links to sites from state and local governments.
State and Local Governments (LC)
Links to sites with state and local government information.
State Government (GovSpot.com)
Links to state government sites, organized by state.
Wood County, OH
Web site for Wood County, Ohio.

*** TAXES

Bowling Green, Ohio - Income Tax Department
Tax forms and information for Bowling Green, OH.
Federal Tax Forms (Louisiana State U.)
Links to federal tax forms. From Louisiana State University.
IRS Forms & Publications
Links to U.S. tax forms and publications and other information from the IRS.
Ohio Tax Forms Search
Searchable database of Ohio tax forms.
State Tax Forms (Federation of Tax Administrators)
Links to state tax form sites.
Tax and Accounting Sites Directory
Links to tax and accounting sites for the U.S.
Where's My Refund? (IRS)
Secure site that allows a U.S. taxpayer to find if the IRS has processed his/her refund.
Yahoo! Tax Center
Links to federal & state form plus information about doing taxes.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - EXECUTIVE BRANCH

Code of Federal Regulations (Cornell U.)
Searchable database of the CFR.
Foreign Relations of the United States (U.S. State Dept.)
Lists of all volumes of the State Dept.'s Foreign Relations of the U.S. series. Full text of some volumes for the Truman through the Johnson administrations (1945-1968).
Historic Government Publications from WWII
A searchable database of full-text U.S. government publications from World War II. From Southern Methodist University.
List of Publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology
Index to the annual reports and bulletins published by the U.S. Bureau of American Ethnology.
National Do Not Call Registry
A registery for the U.S. to prevent certain kinds of telemarketing calls.
Plum Book (U.S. Government Policy & Supporting Positions
"United States Government Policy & Supporting Positions," nicknamed the Plum Book is a list of all of the U.S. government jobs to which the President can appoint somebody.
Surgeon General's Reports on Smoking and Health 1964-2001
List of reports includes SuDocs numbers and links to web versions when available.
U. S. Congressional Serial Set: Finding List
A wonderful finding aid that lists U.S. government agency publications that were also published in the U.S. Serial Set.
U.S. Government Manual
Searchable version of the book that describes U.S. government agencies.
Where to Find Military Information (Naval Postgraduate School)
Links to a wide variety of sites with information about the U.S. military. From the Naval Postgraduate School.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - FOIA & DECLASSIFIED DOCS

CIA Electronic Reading Room
Information about using FOIA at the Central Intelligence Agency, plus copies of the some of the most heavily requested documents.
Declassified Documents & Other Sources for Secrets
Information about declassification and links to agency sites for declassified documents.
FBI FOIA Reading Room
Full text of frequently requested FOIA doculments.
National Security Agency's FOIA page
Full text of frequently requested FOIA documents from the NSA.
State Dept. FOIA Electronic Reading Room
Full text of frequently requested FOIA documents from the State Dept.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - LEGISLATIVE BRANCH

Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: US Congressional Documents & Debates, 1774-1873
Full text of Congressional floor action 1774-1873.
Congressional Glossary (C-SPAN)
Definitions about words used when researching & studying the U.S. Congress.
Congressional Research Service reports: search engine
An index to Congressional Research Service reports available full text on the Web.
Congressional Research Service Reports (NLE)
Over 1,100 Congressional Research Reports from the National Library for the Environment. Browse by topic or search by number, author, keyword, or title. Reports are in HTML format.
Congressional Research Service Reports from Fed.. Am Sci.)
Full text of selected CRS reports on the intelligence community & related topics, space, science, the environment, nuclear & chemical weapons, weapon proliferation, military and national security.
Congressional Research Service Reports produced by the U.S. State Dept.
Full text of Congressional Research Reports produced by the U.S. State Dept.
Congressional Research Service Reports on First Amendment Topics
Full text Congressional Research Service reports on the first amendment. From the First Amendment Center.
GAO Reports and Testimony (U.S. General Accounting Office)
Searchable database of GAO Reports and testimony. Includes all reports 1995 - present.
Office of Technology Assessment archive
Full text reports from the now-defunct Office of Technology Assessment.
Thomas
Searchable databases of U.S. legislative documents.
U.S. Legislative Information Sources on the Internet
Links to full text U.S. legislative sources.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - LINKS TO AGENCIES

Abbreviations & Acronyms of the US Government
List of U.S. abbreviations and acronyms of U.S. government agencies with links to agency web sites.
Cybercemetery: sites of defunct U.S. government agencies
Links to collections of Internet sites from U.S. government agencies that no longer exist.
Federal Agencies Directory (LSU)
Extensive list of links for U.S. government agency web sites.
Federal Government Resources on the Web (U. Mich.)
Links to U.S. government sites.
Electronic List of Classes (E-loc)
Links to U.S. Government full text publications, organized by agency, then SuDocs number. From Illinois Institute of Technology.
U.S. Federal Government Agencies Database (USLinks)
Searchable database of links to web sites of U.S. government agencies. From Duke University.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - LINKS TO INDIVIDUAL DOCUMENTS

Browse Topics (U.S. GPO)
Subject lists of U.S. government agencies, with links to their web site.
FedForms.gov
Links to forms from the U.S. government.
FirstGov.gov
Searchable set of links to U.S. government sites. Best for consumer sites.
Frequently Used Sites Related to U.S. Federal Government Information
An extensive list of sites with information from and about the U.S. government. Maintained by the Government Documents Round Table.
Government Document Brochures and Pamphlets (SUNY-Buffalo)
Selected full text U.S. government documents. Organized by topic.
Government Reference Sources (Cal.St.U Northridge)
Links to heavily used U.S. government reference materials.
Grants.gov
A portal for information on grants from the U.S. government.
Online Government Publications (IUPUI)
Links to U.S. government publications on the Internet. (A supplement to Uncle Sam: Migrating Government Publications)
Uncle Sam: Migrating Government Publications
Links to fulltext U.S. government publications on the Internet.
U.S. Government Documents Ready Reference Collection (Columbia U.)
Links to heavily used U.S. government documents.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - PERIODICALS

Government Periodicals
Links to online U.S. government periodicals. Organized both alphabetically and by topic.
Magazines of the Armed Forces
Links to full text U.S. military periodicals on the Internet.
U.S. Government Periodicals on the Web (Auburn U)
Links to U.S. government periodicals on the Internet.

*** U.S. GOVERNMENT - PRESIDENTIAL PUBLICATIONS

Budget of the United States Government
The President's proposed budget. From the Office of Management and Budget.
Clinton Presidential Materials Project
Searchable and browsable versions of web pages from the Clinton presidency. Made available by the U.S. National Archives & Records Administration.
Presidential Directives and Executive Orders
Lists for documents about the intelligence community. Some link to the full text of the document.
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents
Searchable database of public statements by the U.S. President, 1993-

HISTORY

*** BIOGRAPHIES

Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress 1774 - present
Searchable database of biographical information about members of the U.S. Congress.
Biography.com
Searchable database of biographical information on more than 20,000 people. Search by name or birth date.
Dead People Server
Searchable database of celebrities. Tells whether or not they are dead.
Distinguished Women of Past and Present
Biographical information for important women worldwide.
Interment.net: Cemetery Transcription Library
Searchable database of cemetery records.
Lives, the Biography Resource
Links to biography sites on the Web.
NNDB: Tracking the entire world
Searchable database of profiles of well-known people.
Political Graveyard: A Database of Historic Cemeteries
Very brief biographical information on politicians. Some links to further information.
Uncle Sam: Who's Who in the Federal Government
Biographical information about some of the major U.S. government officials.
World Statesmen
An attempt to list all world statemen from 1700 to the present.

*** LINKS TO HISTORY SITES

Best of History Websites
Links to a wide variety of history web sites. Each is rated for usefulness.
Digital Librarian: History
Links to historical Internet sites.
eHistory.com
Links to a wide variety of history Internet sites.
History (Humbul Humanities Hub)
Links to a wide variety of history sites.
History (Voice of the Shuttle)
Links to historical Internet sites.
History Guide (Gottlingen State & Univ. Library)
Links to a wide variety of historical Internet sites.
Internet History Sourcebooks (Fordham U)
Full text documents, arranged by topic.
World History Compass
Links to history sites.
WWW-VL History Index
Extensive set of classified links to historical sites.
WWW-VL: Women's History
Links to sites on women's history.
Yahoo! Arts:Humanities:History
Extensive set of links.

*** SPEECHES

American Rhetoric.com
Links to American speeches in a variety of formats.
Famous Historic Speeches (Digital History)
Audio files of historical American speeches from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.
Gifts of Speech: Women's Speeches From Around the World
Full text of speeches by women from all over the world.
HistoricalVoices.org
Links to spoken files of historical interest on the Internet.
Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the U.S.
Full text of U.S. Presidential inaugural addresses.
Research Guide to American Speeches & Speechmakers
Links to sites with speeches and information about speechmakers.
Speech & Transcript Center
Links to Internet sites with speeches and/or transcripts. From George Washington Unviersity.

*** THIS DAY IN HISTORY

ANYDAY Day in History
Search by month and day. Lists births, deaths, Vietnam MIAs, holidays, historical events.
On-this-Day.com
Choose a month and day. Lists birthdays, events in popular U.S. music history, events in world history.
On This Day (New York Times)
New York Times historical stories for the current day. Includes a link to previous days.
This Day in History (History Channel)
Choose month and day. Lists include major events in world history, birthdays, and popular music.
Yahoo: History: This Day in History
Links to sites that list events & people by day.

*** TIMELINES

AlternaTime
Links to many timelines on the Internet.
American Cultural History - 20th Century (Kingwood College Library)
Links to information about cultural history of 20th century America. Organized by decades.
Brief Timeline of American Literature and Events, Pre-1620 to 1920 (Gonzaga U.)
Timeline of events and literature, organized by time periods. Includes links to related sites about people, places, and events.
Brief Timeline of American Literature, Music, and Movies: 1890-1899 (links to 1900-1929)
Lists of some of the literary works, music and films from the U.S. in 1890-1929 organized by time period. Includes links to text and media files for some entries.
20th Century History by the Decade
Links to Internet sources about 20th century history. Organized by decades.
Yahoo: History: Timelines
Links to timelines worldwide.
Yahoo: U.S. History: Timelines
Links to timelines of U.S. history.

*** TOYS & GAMES THROUGHOUT HISTORY

Board Games: Game Histories (About.com)
Links to sites with information about the history of board games.
Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games
Information about the history of games from the Museum and Archive of Games at the University of Waterloo.
Games We Play (Cornell U.)
Information about the evolution of games since 1800.
Medieval & Renaissance Games
Information about medieval and renaissance games.
National and Regional Card Games
Information about card games, organized by country.
Online Guide to Traditional Games
Information about the history of various types of games.

*** U.S. HISTORY

19th Century U.S. History Sites Online
Links to sites on 19th century U.S. history.
AmDocs: Documents For The Study Of American History
Links to full text documents about U.S. history. From the University of Kansas
American Indian History and Related Issues
Links to sites on Native Americans.
American Women's History: A Research Guide
Bibliographies and links to Internet resources on American women's history.
Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy (Yale U.)
Full text documents in law, diplomacy and military history.
Bureau of American Ethnology: List of Publications (Bull.#200)
Index to the bulletins and annuals of the now-defunct Bureau of American Ethnology. Good source of materials about Native Americans.
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System
Searchable database of basic information on those who fought on both side of the Civil War. Still under construction.
Foreign Relations of the United States (U.S. State Dept.)
Lists of all volumes of the State Dept.'s Foreign Relations of the U.S. series. Full text of some volumes for the Truman through the Johnson administrations (1945-1968).
Foreign Relations of the United States, 1860-1960 (incomplete)
Browsable and searchable full text of the U.S. State Department's Foreign Relations of the United States, 1900-18.
Historic Government Publications from WWII
A searchable database of full-text U.S. government publications from World War II. From Southern Methodist University.
History - American and British (Rutgers U.)
Extensive links to U.S. and British history sites.
History Portal (Digital History)
Links to over 1,500 sites about U.S. history from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.
Kappler's Indian Affairs: Laws & Treaties
Full text of Indian laws and treaties. Mostly from the 19th century.
Making of America (Cornell U.)
Full text of books and articles from late 19th century America. This is a shared project of the U. Michigan & Cornell U. The two sites are not identical.
Making of America (U. Michigan)
Full text of books and articles from late 19th century America. This is a shared project of the U. Michigan & Cornell U. The two sites are not identical.
Medal of Honor Citations
Citations for Medal of Honor awards 1861 to the present.
Military History Institute Digital Library
Full text of selected military history documents. Organized both alphabetically and chronologically.
World History Compass: U.S.
Links to U.S. history sites.
WWWVL: American Indians
Links to many sites on the history of Native Americans.

*** WORLD HISTORY

Ancient World Web
Searchable database of Internet sites on the ancient world.
Encyclopedia of the Celts
An encyclopedia of information about the Celts.
Encyclopaedia of the Orient (Mid. East & N. Africa)
Information about the Middle East and north Africa.
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
Searchable database of citations to articles, book reviews, and chapters in books about women, sexuality & gender in the Middle Ages.
Jewish History Resource Center (Hebrew U. of Jerusalem)
Links to Jewis history Internet sites.
League of Nations: Statistical & Disarmament Documents
Full text statistical and disarmamant documents of the League of Nations. From Northwestern Universitiy.
Nuremberg Trials Project (Harvard U.)
Full text searchable database of documents from the Nuremberg Trials. This project is incomplete.
The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, London 1674 to 1834
Full text reports of criminal cases at the Old Bailey. This is not yet complete, so not all years are available.
WW II Resources
Links to full text documents about World War II.

HUMANITIES

*** DICTIONARIES, THESAURUSES & GRAMMARS

Acronym Finder
Searchable database of acronyms.
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language (2000)
Searchable database of the English-language dictionary.
Chatropolis Chatters Dictionary
A dictionary of common abbreviations and terms used in Internet chat. From Chatropolis.
Emoticons
A dictionary of emoticons (such as :-) ) used in Internet chat and email. From Chatropolis.
Languages-on-the-web
Links to dictionaries, grammars, online courses, etc. by language.
Lexicool.com: Directory of Bilingual & Multilingual Dictionaries
Links to bilingual and multilingual dictionaries.
Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary & Thesaurus
Searchable version of the 10th edition of the Collegiate Dictionary and the Merriam Webster Thesaurus.
OneLook Dictionary Search
Searchable database of definitions from over 600 dictionaries.
Roget's Thesaurus (1911)
Searchable 1911 edition of Roget's Thesaurus.
Strunk, William. 1918. The Elements of Style.
Online version of a classic on English-language usage and composition.
Thesaurus.com
Searchable English-language thesaurus.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Searchable version of the 1913 edition of the Dictionary.
Word Spy
Searchable database of new English-language words and phrases.

*** HUMANITIES -- LINKS

Humbul Humanities Hub
Links to a wide variety of humanities sites.
Virtual Library: Humanities
Links to humanities sites on the Web.
Voice of the Shuttle
Links to humanities sites.

*** LITERATURE -- INFORMATION

A.K.A.: Author Pseudonyms
Pseudonyms, nicknames, etc. for authors.
BookRags.com
Guides to literary classics.
Cambridge History of English and American Literature
Searchable full-text encyclopedia of literary history and cricism.
ClassicNote.com by GradeSaver
Summaries and analysis of classic literature. Similar to Cliff Notes.
FreeBooknotes.com
Study guides for over 2000 books.
Gale Literary Index Home Page
Searchable index of Gale literary publications, such as Contemporary Authors. (Index only, not full-text)
NovelGuide
Guides to some books commonly read by college students. Similar to Cliff Notes.

*** LITERATURE -- LINKS

American Authors on the Web
Links to Internet sites about American authors.
British & Irish Authors on the Web
Links to Internet sites on British and Irish authors.
Celebration of Women Writers
Links to biographical and bibliographical information and to full-text books by women.
Electronic Poetry Center:Library of Author Home Pages (SUNY - Buffalo)
Links to pages about poets.
Index to Science Fiction Anthologies and Collections (to 1983)
An index to science fiction short stories in anthologies. The anthologies were published before 1984.
Literary Resources on the Net (Rutgers U. - Newark)
Searchable database of links to literature sites.
Locus Index to Science Fiction (1984 to present)
A series of indexes to science fiction short stories published in anthologies. The anthologies were published after 1983.
PAL: Perspectives in American Literature (Cal. State U. - Stanislaus)
Bibliographies and links to Internet sites about authors.
Poets.org: The Academy of American Poets
Information on American poets, full text of some poems, and links to Internet sites.
Yahoo! Arts:Humanities:Literature
Links to literary sites.

*** MYTHOLOGY & LEGENDS

American Folklore
Folk tales and legends from the United States.
Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts, page 1
Links to full text copies of folk tales, myths, legends, fairy tales, etc.
Legends
Links to Internet sites.

*** PHILOSOPHY

EpistemeLinks.com: Philosophy Resources on the Internet
Links to Internet sites on philosophy.
International Directory of Online Philosophy Papers
Searchable database of philosophy web sites.
Philosophy Research Base
Links to philosophy sites.
PhilScI Archive
An archives of preprint for articles on the philosophy of science.

*** QUOTATIONS

American Verse Project (pre-1920; searchable)
Full text search of poems written by American poets before 1920.
Aphorisms Galore!
Searchable list of aphorisms. Organized by category.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Searchable version of the 1919 edition of Bartlett's.
Bible Gateway
Searchable Bible, also available in other languages.
Book of Cliches
Searchable database of cliches.
Cliche Finder
Searchable database of cliches.
Dying Words of Famous People
Quotations from people as they were about to die.
Google :Quotations
Links to many sites with quotations.
Movie Quotes (Internet Movie Database)
Searchable database of quotes from movies.
Phrase Finder
Searchable and browsable list of phrases. Gives the meaning and origin of each phrase.
Quotable Women
An archives of quotes by women.
Quotations Page
Searchable database of quotations and links to other quotation sites.
QuoteWorld.org
Searchable database of quotations and links to quotation sites.
Quotez
Searchable database of quotations. Also, organized by subject.
Simpson’s Contemporary Quotations
Searchable version of the book that includes quotations form 1950-1988.
Yahoo: Reference: Quotations
Links to many quotation sites.

*** RELIGION

Academic Info: Religion Gateway
Links to Internet sites about religion.
Adherents.com
Links to statistics about world religions.
Catholic Online Saints & Angels
Biographical information about Catholic saints.
Gutenberg Bible, U. Texas
Digital images of the Gutenberg Bible at the Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin.
International Religious Freedom (State Dept.)
Report on religious freedom in each country.
JewishEncyclopedia.com
A complete, full text Jewish encyclopedia. This is the online version of the Jewish Encyclopedia published 1901-1906.
Jewish History Resource Center (Hebrew U. of Jerusalem)
Links to Jewis history Internet sites.
Mosque in America - A National Portrait
Data on the extent of Islam in the U.S. From the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
Patron Saints Index
Guide to patron saints and biographical information about those saints.
Religious Freedom Page
Information about religious freedom in the United States and worldwide.
A Saint for the week Archive
Biographical information about saints arranged by the day of the saint.

LEGAL RESOURCES

*** COPYRIGHT

Campus Copyright Rights & Responsibilities
A guide to copyright in colleges & universities.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act (Assoc. of Research Libraries)
Links to sites with information about the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. From the Association of Research Libraries.
Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators & Librarians (LC)
Publication about copying materials in libraries.
Search Copyright Records: Registrations & Documents
An experimental search engines from the U.S. Copyright Office. Allows you to search whether or not a books, etc. is copyrighted.
U.S. Copyright Office
Home page for the U.S. Copyright Office with lots of information on copyright.
When Works Pass Into the Public Domain (Univ. N. Carolina)
A table that summarizes some provisions of U.S. copyright law.

*** INTERNATIONAL LAW & LAWS OF OTHER COUNTRIES

American Law Sources On-line (ALSO!)
Links to sites with legal information for the U.S. , Canada, and Mexico.
ASIL Guide to Electronic Resources for International Law
Links to a wide variety of legal sites on international law and information about international law.
Foreign and International Law (Washburn U.)
Alphabetized list of legal sites on foreign and international law. (from Washburn U.)
Foreign & International Law Sources on the Net (Cornell U.)
Browsable database of foreign and international legal sites. (From Cornell U.)
Guide to Foreign & International Legal Databases (NYU)
Links to legal sites, organized by subject. (from NY University).
GUIDE TO LAW ONLINE: Nations of the World (LC)
Links to page with information about laws for many countries worldwide. From the Library of Congress.
International Law Guides (LLRX)
Links to sites on international law.
Lex Mercatoria
Full text reports, documents and laws about international trade. Organized by subject.
Web Resources for Foreign Law and Governments (Emory U.)
Links to legal sites, organized by country. (from Emory University).

*** LINKS TO LEGAL SITES

CataLaw: Metaindex of Law and Government
Searchable and browsable database of links to legal sites.
ChooseLaw
Links to legal sites.
FindLaw
Searchable and browsable database of links to legal sites.
Hieros Gamos
Searchable and browsable database of links to legal sites.
WWW Virtual Law Library (Indiana U.)
Searchable and browsable database of links to legal sites.

*** STATE AND LOCAL LAW

Bowling Green [OH] Code of Ordinances
Searchable full text of the city ordinances of Bowling Green, Ohio.
Online Library (American Legal Publishing)
Searchable full text city codes from many cities and towns in the U.S. From American Legal Publishing.

*** U.S. LAW

American Law Sources On-line (ALSO!)
Links to sites with legal information for the U.S. , Canada, and Mexico.
Finding Court Opinions on the Web
A National Law Journal guide to Internet sources of national court opinions.
GUIDE TO LAW ONLINE: U.S. States and Associated Jurisdictions
Links to Internet sites about U.S. law, from the U.S Library of Congress.
Kappler's Indian Affairs: Laws & Treaties
Full text of Indian laws and treaties. Mostly from the 19th century.
Supreme Court Historical Society
Information about U.S. Supreme Court history, decisions, and justices.
U.S. Courts.gov: Library
Links to sites about the U.S. court system.
Web Guide to U.S. Supreme Court Research (LLRX)
Excellent guide to sources for U.S. Supreme Court research on the Internet.

LIBRARIES & ARCHIVES

*** ARCHIVES & MANUSCRIPT REPOSITORIES

Additional Women's Collections
Links to pages that describe archival collections with information about women.
ArchiveNet
Links to Internet sites for national archives worldwide.
Archives & Manuscript Collections (Columbia U.)
Links to archives and collections worldwide. Emphasis is on the U.S.
Directory of Corporate Archives in the U.S. & Canada
A directory of archival sources on companies in the U.S. and Canada.
Historical Research in Europe
Guide to doing historical research in European archives and libraries. Includes links to web sites of libraries and archives.
Library and Archival Exhibitions on the Web
Links to special exhibits on the Internet. Organizes alphabetically. Not searchable.
Ready, 'Net, Go - Archival Internet Resources (Tulane U.)
Links to archives and other tools for finding archival resources.
Repositories of Primary Sources (U. Idaho)
Links to over 4,000 archival Internet sites.
Repositories of Primary Sources - Additional Lists (U. Idaho)
Links to archives and special collections on the Internet.
State Archives & Historical Societies
Links to the archives for each state in the U.S.
UNESCO Archives Portal
Links to archives, associations, conferences, etc.
Yahoo!: Arts: Humanities: History: Archives
Links to archives.

*** DISTANCE LEARNING & LIBRARIES

Distance Learning Section (ALA & ACRL)
Information about distance learning and links to distance learning resources of value to libraries.
Journal of Library Services for Distance Education
Full text journal about distance education and librarianship.
Library Support for Distance Learning
Links to resources about distance education and librarianship. Compiled by Bernie Sloan.
Resources for Distance Learning Library Services
Links to resources on distance education and librarianship.

*** LIBRARY CATALOGS

Gateway to Library Catalogs (LC)
Links to online library catalogs worldwide.
LibDex - The Library Index
Searchable database of library home pages, web-based catalogs, and Friends of the Library pages worldwide.
Library of Congress Online Catalog
Online catalog for the U.S. Library of Congress.
Lib-web-cats
Searchable database of library web sites and catalogs worldwide.
Ohio Public Library Web Sites and/or Internet Accessible Catalogs
Links to web sites and online catalog for public libraries in Ohio, from the State Library.
Toledo-Lucas County (OH) Public Library online catalog
Online catalog for Toledo Lucas County Public Library.
U. Michigan online catalog
MIRLYN, the U. Michigan online catalog.
Wood County(OH) Public Catalog Catalog
Online catalog for the Wood County Public Library.

*** LIBRARY JOURNALS, NEWSLETTERS, LISTSERVS, ETC.

Electronic Journals in Librarianship and Information Science
Links to online journals for librarians.
Library journals, newsletters, and zines
Links to full-text serials for Librarians. From Libdex.
Library-Oriented Lists & Electronic Serials
Lists of discussion and mailing lists of interest to librarians.

*** LIBRARY ORGANIZATIONS

Academic Library Association of Ohio
The organization for college and university librarians in Ohio.
American Library Association
Information about ALA and its concerns.
Association of College & Research Libraries
National association for academic librarians in the U.S.
Council on Library and Information Resources
Organization that conducts research on libraries and library use.
Depository Library Council
Advisory organization on U.S. government documents.
EDUCAUSE | About EDUCAUSE | EDUCAUSE Home Page
Organization that provides information on the use of information technology in higher education.
Government Documents Round Table of Ohio
Ohio organization for those interested in government information.
LOEX Clearinghouse for Library Instruction
Information on library user education.

*** LIBRARY NEWS

American Libraries Online
Weekly news about libraries and librarians. From the American Library Association.
BlogBib
Information on blogs, with an emphasis on library/librarian blogs.
The Information Literacy Land of Confusion
Blog about information literacy.
The Kept-Up Academic Librarian
Links to sites and online publications of interest to academic librarians
Librarian.net
Links to news stories and sites of interest to librarians.
Library Weblogs (Libdex)
Links to library blogs from around the world.
A Library Writer's Blog
Blob that lists opportunities for publications and presentations for librarians.
LISFeeds.com Librarian RSS Feeds
Links to articles about libraries and librarians.
Stories of Libraries and Librarians in the News
Links to news stories about libraries and/or libraries. From the American Library Association.

*** LIBRARY WEB SERVERS & DIRECTORIES

Federal Depository Library Directory
Database of U.S. federal depository libraries, searchable by state, city or depository number.
LibDex - The Library Index
Searchable database of library home pages, web-based catalogs, and Friends of the Library pages worldwide.
Libweb - Library Servers via WWW
Links to library web pages worldwide.
Ohio County Law Library Directory
A directory of county law libraries in Ohio. Organized by county.
Ohio Depository Libraries (BGSU)
A directory of depository libraries in Ohio.
Public Library Locator
Searchable database of public libraries in the U.S. Includes staffing, budget, services, etc.
WWW Library Directory
Links to web sites for libraries worldwide.
Yahoo!:Libraries
Links to libraries worldwide.

*** LINKS TO SITES ABOUT LIBRARIES

Internet Library for Librarians
Links to sites of interest to librarians.
LibrarySpot Librarian's Shelf
Links to interesting sites for librarians.
Resources for Government Documents Librarians
Links to useful sites for government documents librarians.

*** MISCELLANEOUS

Basic Depository Library Documents
Lists of classes, shipping lists, depository directory, etc.
LC Classification System (About.com)
An online guide to the LC classification system.
Library of Congress Classification Outline (LC)
An online guide to the LC classification system.

*** VIRTUAL REFERENCE SERVICE

Collaborative Live Reference Services
List of chat reference done by consortia. Compiled by Bernie Sloan.
Digital Reference Services Bibliography
Articles, reports, etc. about virtual reference services.
Live Digital Reference Case Studies: A Bibliography
LiveRef(sm): A Registry of Real-Time Digital Reference Services
Links to library sites that offer virtual reference service.
Reference Interview in the Digital Library: A Bibliography
A bibliography of papers and articles about reference interviews for email and chat reference. From Bernie Sloan.
Virtual Reference Desk
Information about virtual reference and about the Virtual Reference Desk consortium.

MAPS & GEOGRAPHY

*** DIRECTIONS & DISTANCES

How Far Is It?
Searchable index to distances between cities around the world.
MapQuest : Driving Directions
Produces driving directions between two places. Includes countries in North American and Europe.
MSN Maps & Directions
Plans driving directions between places. Includes many countries.

*** LINKS TO MAP & GEOGRAPHY SITES

All the World's Maps
Links to maps for countries worldwide, including city maps. From EmbassyWorld.
Blank & Outline Maps (About.com)
Links to baseline maps for countries worldwide.
David Rumsey Map Collection
Searchable collection of historical maps.
The Electronic Map Library (Cal. State U. Northridge)
A collection of atlases on the Internet. From California State University, Northridge.
Geography (About.com)
Links to a variety of geography sites.
Map History / History of Cartography
Links to sites on historical maps.
Map Links (Bodleian Library)
Links to a wide variety of sites about maps.
Maps and References (U. Iowa)
Links to a wide variety of maps and geographic reference sites.
Mapsarea.com
Links to map resources on the Internet.
Oddens's Bookmarks: The Fascinating World of Maps & Mapping (Utrecht U.)
Links to a wide variety of map sites.
Outline Maps (Education Place)
Links to baseline maps for places worldwide.
Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection (U. Texas)
A collection of maps from all over the world.
U.S. Gazetteer
Includes 1990 population, latitude and longitude, and zip code. Links to Tiger maps and 1990 census data.

*** MAPS ON THE INTERNET

EnviroMapper (U.S. EPA)
US EPA database that allows you to make environmental maps of various kinds.
Historical Atlas of the 20th Century
Thematic maps of the world in the 20th century.
Map Machine @ nationalgeographic.com
Create maps for various parts of the world, on various topics (political, geographic, climate & weather, etc.) Includes maps for cities in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
Maporama.com
Map almost any address worldwide.
MapQuest
A site that allows you to enter an address and will show a map that includes the address. Also has a feature that will give driving directions from one address to another.
Maptech: Historical Topographic Maps
A collection of USGS historical topographic maps of the United States.
MSN Maps & Directions
Plans driving directions between places. Includes many countries.
NationAtlas.gov
A digital National Atlas of the U.S. Some maps require Shockwave.
TerraFly
Searchable database of aerial photographs of the U.S. Search by zip code or address.
TerraServer
Clickable and searchable database of aerial photographs of the U.S. and selected non-U.S. locations.
TopoZone - The Web's Topographic Map
Interactive topographic map for the U.S. Searchable by place.
Xpeditions Atlas (National Geographic)
Maps that include baseline maps for countries and regions in the world.

*** PLACE RANKINGS, ETC.

Best places to live (Money.com)
Search for cities by criteria. Compare costs of living, etc.
City Reports (Homefair.com)
Compare environment, cost of living, etc. of two cities in the U.S. or Canada.
ePodunk
Information about small towns in the United States.
Relocation Salary Calculator
Calculator that uses the salary in one city to compute the salary needed for a comparable lifestyle in another city.
USA CityLink Project
Transportation, tourism and relocation information for cities in the U.S.
Yahoo! Real Estate - Neighborhood Profiles
Database that compares cost of living, real estate and quality of life for cities in the U.S. Links to city profiles.

NEWS & MAGAZINES

*** INDEXES & FINDING AIDS (NO FULL TEXT)

All That JAS: Journal Abbreviation Sources
Links to lists of journal abbreviations used in indexes, databases, etc.
[Bowling Green] Sentinel-Tribune Index (1996-)
A searchable database of citations to articles in the Bowling Green, OH Sentinel-Tribune. Covers 1996 to present.
Cleveland News Index - index only
An index to stories in the Cleveland (Ohio) Plain Dealer, 1983-June 1999; Cleveland Magazine 1983-present; Northern Ohio Live 1990-present; and Ohio Magazine 1990-present. Doesn't include links to the full text of the stories.
Infotrieve Online (Table of contents search)
Browsable table of contents for 30,000 periodicals. You can purchase full text articles from some of the publications.
TV News Archive(1968-): Vanderbilt U.
Searchable database for the Vanderbilt U TV News Archive. Films may be borrowed, but are not on the Internet.

*** INDIVIDUAL NEWSPAPERS, NEWSWIRES, TV NEWS, ETC.

ABC News
Current news coverage from the ABC.
AP
Associated Press newswire stories, continuously updated.
BBC News
News from the British Broadcasting Corporation.
The BG News (Bowling Green State University)
Links to the home page for the BG News, the campus newspaper for Bowling Green State University.
CBC News
News from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBS News
News from CBS.
Chronicle of Higher Education
Weekly newspapers on high education. Some parts of the site require an account and a password.
CNN.com
The online site for the CNN network.
ESPN.com
Sports news from ESPN.
Fox News Channel
News from the Fox network.
MSNBC
News from NBC.
New York Times
The Internet version of the New York Times. Requires free registration.
Ohio NewsFlash (AP stories)
News stories about Ohio, continuously updated.
Online NewsHour (PBS)
Site for The News Hour with Jim Lehrer (PBS).
Toledo Blade.com
Search engine for the Toledo Black Internet archives. Includes articles Oct. 1, 1996-present. Searching is free, but they charge to view articles.
University Business
An online newsletter about the business side of universities.
UN Wire
News stories about the UN, international relations, international development, etc.
Washington Post
Internet version of the newspaper. Includes a free searchable database of articles from the previous two weeks.

*** LINKS TO FULL TEXT STORIES FROM MANY NEWS SOURCES

1stHeadlines
Gathers today's English-language news stories from hundreds of newspapers & wires on the Internet.
American Online Columnists
Links to columns. Organized by columnist.
BlackPressUSA
Stories from the African American press and links to useful sites.
Google News
Links to news stories from many sources.
OneWorld.net
News stories from around the globe. Tries to cover viewpoints not seen in the mainstream press.
Small Town Newspapers
Full text newspapers for small towns in the U.S. The searchable archives includes articles from as early as 1890, although this varies by newspaper.
Today's Front Pages
Over 170 front pages from newspapers worldwide. Provided by the Newseum.
Yahoo! News
Searchable database of news stories from the past month.

*** LINKS TO MANY NEWSPAPERS, NEWSWIRES, ETC.

Abyz News Links
Links to news sites from all over the worldwide. Organized geographically.
Alternative Viewpoints on the Internet
Links to alternative news sources on the Internet.
HeadlineSpot.com
Links to the most popular news sites in various categories.
Magazine Boy
Searchable and browsable database of magazine that have web sites.
NewPages Alternatives in Print & Media
Links to alternative magazines, newspapers, publishers, etc.
News & Information via Streaming Audio & Video (GWU)
Links to radio, TV, and other sources of streaming news on the Internet. From George Washington University.
NewsCentral
Links to over 3,500 newspapers worldwide.
NewsDirectory.com
Links to newspapers, magazines & TV worldwide.
NewsLink
Links to over 5,000 newspapers worldwide. Also links to magazines.
NewsVoyager.com
Links to newspapers and newspaper classifieds in the U.S., Canada, and other countries.
Ohio's Newspapers on the Web
Links to Ohio newspapers.
Online Newspapers.com
Links to newspapers worldwide.
The Paperboy
Links to newspapers worldwide.
PublicRadioFan.com
Links to public radio stations, with a list of what they're currently playing. Lists of programs by topic. Links to the real-time audio of each station, when available.
Resources for Research: Periodicals
Links to fulltext periodicals on the Internet that can be used for research.
Scholarly Journals Distributed Via the WWW
Links to scholarly journals on the Web.
Social Sciences Electronic Journals
Links to Social Sciences journals on the Internet.
World Newspapers
A searchable list of newspapers printed in English from all over the world.
Yahoo! News and Media Links (links)
Links to newspapers, newswires, radio, TV, etc. worldwide.

***SEARCH ENGINES THAT FIND FULL TEXT ARTICLES

AltaVista News
Searchable database of full text news stories from major news sources. Some articles are more than 2 years old.
LookSmart FindArticles
Searches for periodical articles on the Internet.
HighWire Press
Searchable database of free full-text articles from scholarly scientific journals.
MagPortal.com
Search engine for magazine articles available free on the Internet.
News Index
Searchable database of current news on the Internet.
News Search Portal
Links to text, audio, and video news search engines.
The New York Times: Search 1851-present
Searchable archive of New York Times stories 1851-1995. The articles are not available free online, but must be purchased.
Opinion-Pages (Editorials, Op-Ed, etc.)
Searchable database of the current day's editorials, letters to the editors, etc.
Small Town Newspapers
Full text newspapers for small towns in the U.S. The searchable archives includes articles from as early as 1890, although this varies by newspaper.
TotalNEWS
Searchable database of current news. Includes older stories than most Internet news search engines.

PEOPLE & ORGANIZATION FINDERS

*** ASSOCIATIONS

GuideStar: National Database of Nonprofit Organizations
Searchable database of addresses, telephone numbers, and financial data for nonprofit organizations.
Idealist.org
Searchable database of activist organizations. Includes information about their mission and activities.

*** FIND EMAIL ADDRESSES

Find an Email Address (Switchboard)
Searchable database of email addresses.
Internet @ddress.finder
Searchable database of personal e-mail addresses.
Yahoo! People Search
Searchable database of email addresses, telephone numbers, and street addresses.

*** LINKS TO TELEPHONE DIRECTORIES WORLDWIDE

555-1212.com: International directories
Links to directories for many countries.
All Nations Expatriates Telephone Search Engine
Searchable database of telephone numbers from many countries. Searchable database of telephone codes.
International Telephone Directories
Searchable database of telephone numbers for many countries.

*** REVERSE LOOKUPS

Reverse Lookup (555-1212.com)
Reverse phone number, area code and address lookups. Reverse phone number and area codes also available for Canada. Reverse email lookup worldwide.
Reverse Lookup (AnyWho)
Reverse telephone lookup for U.S. and Canada.
Reverse Lookup (InfoSpace)
Searches for addresses by telephone numbers.
Reverse Phone Directory
Search boxes for several sites that offer a reverse telephone number search.

*** PUBLIC RECORD DATABASES

People Finder Guide: Public Records
Links to searchable databases of public records in the U.S.
Search Systems - Largest Free Public Records Database Collection
Links to free and fee search engines for a wide variety of public records databases.

*** FIND TELEPHONE NUMBERS & ADDRESSES

AnyWho.com
Searchable databases of residential and business addresses and telephone numbers, toll free numbers, email addresses and web sites.
Go Toll Free: The Internet 800 Directory
A searchable directory of toll free telephone numbers.
InfoSpace
Directories of e-mail addresses, people, reverse lookup, businesses, yellow pages, fax numbers. Links to worldwide telephone directories.
InfoUSA
Residential and business address lookups for various countries. Reverse lookups, email search, search near address.
DEX Official Directory: Residential
Searchable databases for residential and business addresses, government offices, and toll free numbers.
SBC Yellow Pages [free registration required]
Digitized yellow pages from telephone directories from selected cities. Free registration required.
SuperPages: People Pages
Searchable databases of residential and business addresses and telephone numbers.
Switchboard
Searchable database of over 90 million people in the U.S. Includes street address and telephone number. Search for business and reverse telephone number search.
Ultimate White Pages
All-in-one-page search for several searches for residential addresses and telephone numbers.
Yahoo! People Search
Searchable database of email addresses, telephone numbers, and street addresses.
Yahoo!: Phone Numbers and Addresses
Links to a wide range of sites that search for residential and business addresses, area codes, email addresses, telephone numbers, etc.

*** ZIP CODES, AREA CODES & METASITES

Area Decoder
Searchable index of area codes and country codes. Also reverse searches.
National Address Server
Searchable database of Zip+4 codes and address-completer.
ZIP Code Look-Up (U.S. Postal Service)
Searchable database of zip+4 codes and reverse lookup.
Zip Express -- Lookup Zip Code
Search for zip codes by city, county, or area code.

POLITICAL SCIENCE

*** HUMAN RIGHTS

Amnesty International: Library
Database of reports from Amnesty International.
Human & Constitutional Rights (Columbia U)
Links to sites on human rights.
Human Rights Internet
Links to a wide variety of information on human rights.
Human Rights Library (U. Minnesota)
Links to human rights documents and materials on the Internet.
Human Rights Record of the US in 2003 (China)
The Chinese government's response to the U.S. State Department's annual reports on human rights abuses in other countries.
Human Rights Reports (State Dept.)
Annual reports that include country reports on human rights.
Human Rights Watch World Report 2004
Human rights reports on over 70 countries.
HURIDOCS Main Page
An organization that provides Hurisearch, a searchabe database of human rights publications.
Supporting Human Rights and Democracy: The U.S. Record 2003-2004 (U.S. State Dept.)
The U.S. State Dept. report on U.S. efforts to promote human rights in other countries.

*** INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

Federation of American Scientists
Links to sites on security, disarmament, other international conflict issues.
Foreign Affairs Online
Links to sites on international relations, international law, and U.S. foreign policy.
Freedom in the World (Freedom House)
Annual country reports on political freedom and civil rights.
Liberty Library of Constitutional Classics
Full text of the Code of Hammurabi, the Federalist Papers, the Debates at the Constitutional Convention, etc.
Multilaterals Project (Tufts U.)
Searchable database of multilateral treaties, from Tufts University.
Political Database of the Americas (Georgetown U.)
Links to political information about countries in the Western Hemisphere.
Political Science Resources/International Relations (U. Michigan)
Links to sites on international relations, U.S. foreign relations, terrorism, etc.
PRAXIS: Resources for Social & Economic Development (U. Pennsylvania)
Links to sites on international development.
WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources (Elizabethtown College)
Links to sites on international affairs.

*** LINKS TO POLITICAL SCIENCE SITES

Centers for Research & Policy Development (Harvard U.)
Links to sites for political and policy organizations.
Political Advocacy Groups: Index (Cal. St. U., Chico)
Directory of political activist organizations, with links to web pages.
Political Information
Links to sites on politics and policies.
Political Resources - Think Tanks (Project Vote Smart)
Links to political and policy research organizations.
Political Science Resources on the Web (U. Michigan)
Links to a wide variety of political science sites.

*** POLLS & PUBLIC OPINION

Americans & the World
Polls about Americans opinions about international relations.
Gallup Organization
Recent polls from the Gallup Organization.
Los Angeles Times Poll
National and local polls from the Los Angeles Times.
Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
Public opinion polls sponsored by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Mostly about U.S. politics.
PollingReport.com
Public opinion polls from various U.S. sources.
Public Agenda Online
Public opinion data about U.S. policy issues.
Public Opinion Poll Question Database (U. North Carolina)
Searchable database of public opinion polls from the Howard W. Odum Institute for Research in Social Science.
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
Includes some free public opinion data plus access to subscription-only databases.

*** STATE & LOCAL POLITICS

Stateline.org
News on state policies.

*** U.S. POLITICS

Center for the American Woman and Politics (Rutgers U.)
Research and reports about U.S. women and voting, officeholders, PACs, etc.
Elections and Voting (GODORT)
Links to sites about U.S. elections, voting and campaign finance. From the Government Documents Round Table.
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
Center for minorities and politics. Releases counts of black elected officials annually.
Kaiser Family Foundation
Information on health policy issues.
RealClearPolitics
A blog with daily links to political news articles and links to political sites.

*** WAR, TERRORISM & INTELLIGENCE

9-11 Commission Final Report
The final report from the commission on the Sept. 11th terrorist attack.
America's War Against Terrorism, 9/11
Links to information about the September 11th attacks and the aftermath. From the U. Michigan.
The ANSER Institute For Homeland Security
Information on terrorism, biological and chemical weapons, etc.
Arms Control Association
A non-profit association that publishes information about arms control. Many fact sheets and reports are available on its web site.
Arms Sales Monitoring Project: Profiles and Sales Data
Information and data on international arms sales. From the Federation of American Scientists.
Center for the Study of Bioterrorism (St. Louis U.)
Information about biological warfare. From St. Louis University.
Center for the Study of Intelligence (CIA)
Publications on international affairs from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.
Centre for Military & Strategic Studies (U. Calgary)
Links to sites on international relations, military studies, strategic studies, etc.
Chemical and Biological Weapons Nonproliferation Project
Links to a variety of information about chemical and biological weapons. From the Henry L. Stimson Center.
Counterterrorism Office (U.S. State Dept.)
Information on domestic and international terrorism.
INCORE: Conflict Data Service
Links to information about conflicts worldwide.
MEDLINEplus: Biodefense and Bioterrorism
High quality information on anthrax, mustard gas, smallpox, etc. From the National Library of Medicine.
MIPT Terrorism Knowledge Base (TKB)
Database of information about global terrorist incidents and organizations.
Nuclear Numbers
Statistics about nuclear stockpiles from the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Patterns of Global Terrorism (U.S. State Dept.)
Annual report, from the U.S. State Dept., on terrorism worldwide.
Ready.gov (U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security)
Information on terrorist attacks and how to prepare for them. From the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security.
SIPRI (Stockholm Peace Research Institute)
Information about international peace, conflict, and security.
Terrorism in the United States (FBI)
Annual report on terrorism in the U.S., from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Terrorism Law and Policy - JURIST
A wide variety of information about terrorism and terrorist groups, from Jurist.com.
UN Peacekeeping (U.N.)
A review of United Nations peacekeeping operations worldwide in 2001.
U.S. Committee for Refugees (USCR)
Information about refugees organized by country. Also information about various refugee issues.
United States Weapon Systems
Information about U.S. weapons systems and those of other nations. From the Federation of American Scientists.

READY REFERENCE SOURCES

*** TIME & DATE

Official U.S. time
The official U.S. time from the U.S. Naval Observatory.
Time and Date.com
Times for various cities worldwide. Calendars for many countries.
Time Zone Converter
Lists the time and date for cities worldwide.
U.S. Naval Observatory Clock
Another site with the official time from the U.S. Naval Observatory.

*** CITATION GUIDES

APA Wizard
Generates APA formatted citations.
Citation Style (APA, Turabian, MLA, Chicago, AMA)
Information about citing resources in APA, Turabian, MLA, Chicago or AMA format. From Long Island University.
Citation Style Guides(MLA, Chicago, APA, Am. Anthro. Ass.) (Seattle CCC)
Links to citation style guides.
Citing Sources (MLA, APA, Turabian, U. Chicago) (Duke U.)
Guides to citing sources in MLA, APA, Turabian, and U. of Chicago styles from Duke University.
EasyBib: Free Automatic Bibliography Composer
A free database that generates citations in APA and MLA formats.
KnightCite Citation Composer
A citation generator for APA, MLA, and University of Chicago styles. From Calvin College.
Landmark Citation Machine
Generates APA and MLA formatted citations.
NoodleBib Express
A cite that generates citations in APA and MLA format.
ONLINE! Citation Styles: Index (APA, MLA, CBE, U. Chicago)
Guide to APA, MLA, CBE, and U. Chicago citation styles. From Bedford/St. Martin's publishing company.
Research and Documentation Online (APA, MLA, Chicago, CBE)
Online version of Research and Documentation in the Electronic Age, by Diana Hacker.

*** ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Encyclopedia.com
Collection of encyclopedia-type articles written by various people.
Encyclopedia Britannica 1911 edition
Full text of the 1911 edition of the encyclopedia Britannica.

*** HOW TO, HOW STUFF WORKS, ETC.

How Stuff Works!
Information about how various things work.
Where to Write for Vital Records
How to obtain birth, death, etc. certificates.
LiveManuals
Manuals for all kinds of consumer appliances.
Old Timer Page: The Way We Used to Do It
Descriptions of how to do things the old-fashioned way. (Make soap & sauerkraut, cure meat, dig a root cellar, etc.)

*** READY REFERENCE SITES

Frequently Asked Reference Questions (Chicago PL)
A list of frequently asked questions, with answers from the Chicago Public Library.
MegaConverter 2
A wide variety of mathematical converters.
Ready Reference Files (Santa Cruz Public Libraries)
Searchable database of answers to hard-to-find reference questions.
RefDesk.com
Links to many useful sites.
Virtual Reference Shelf (LC)
Links to selected reference sites from the Library of Congress.

SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

*** BIOLOGY

Electronic Zoo
Links to a wide variety of information about animals.
eNature.com
Field guides to North American animals.

*** ENVIRONMENT

AIRNow (U.S. EPA)
Information about air pollution from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
EarthTrends: The Environmental Information Portal (World Resources Institute)
Search engine for country profiles, data files, etc. on environmental topics worldwide. Free registration required.
Emissions of Greenhouse Gases in the United States 2002 (U.S. Dept. of Energy)
Report on the human contribution to greenhouse gases in the U.S. from the U.S. Dept. of Energy.
EnviroMapper (U.S. EPA)
US EPA database that allows you to make environmental maps of various kinds.
National Environmental Data Index (U.S. Dept. Commerce)
Searchable interface for government databases that include environmental data.
National Environmental Protection Information System (U.S. EPA)
Searchable database of over 10,000 full text environmental publications.
National Water Quality Inventory Report (U.S. EPA)
Report on water quality from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
State of the Air: 2003 (American Lung Assoc.)
Annual report about air pollution in the U.S. Gives information about metropolitan areas. From the American Lung Association.
Superfund 20-Year Report (U.S. EPA)
Report on Superfund, from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
UNEP.Net, the United Nations Environment Network
Links to environmental information. Includes country and regional environmental profiles and an atlas of protected areas.
U.S. Global Change Information Office
Information about global change. Includes many full text reports.
U.S. Global Change Research Program
A wide variety of information about global climate change and possible effects on the United States.
Water Where You Live (U.S. EPA)
Links to information about water quality in each state, from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Window to My Environment (EPA)
U.S. EPA site that allows you to search for environmental conditions by place in the U.S.
World Environment Library (U. Waikato)
Full text publications on environmental issues.
World Resources 2002-2004: Decisions for the Earth: Balance, voice, and power
Information on the environment from the World Resources Institute.

*** FOOD & NUTRITION

Arbor Nutrition Guide
Links to Internet nutrition sites. Includes a search engine.
Blonz Guide to Nutrition, Food Science and Health
Links to Internet nutrition and food sites.
NIH Office of Dietary Supplements
Information about herbs and other dietary supplements from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Nutrition & Food on the Web
Links to nutrition and food sites from Jean Fremont of Simon Fraser U.
MyPyramid.gov
Information about diet and exercise from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Nutrition Information and Resource Center
Links to sites about nutrition. From Penn State University.
Nutrition Links (Kansas St. U.)
Links to nutition sites on the Internet from Kansas State U.
Nutrition.gov
Links to U.S. government information on nutrition. From the U.S. Dep. of Agriculture.
USDA National Nutrient Database (NAL)
Searchable database of protein, fat, vitamins, minerals, etc. in food. From the National Agricultural Library.

*** MEDICINE & HEALTH

4Women.gov: National Women's Health Information Center
Information about women's health from an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Atlas of the Body (American Medical Association)
A browsable atlas of the human body from the American Medical Association.
Diagnostic Tests (Harvard U.)
Information about medical diagnostic tests.
Familydoctor.org
Medical and health information from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Flu Information (FDA)
Information about flu and flue vaccines from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration.
Harvard Health Publications
Newsletters and special medical reports from the Harvard Medical Center.
Health Information (NIH)
Information on medical conditions & diseases, lists of health hotlines, database of publications from the National Institutes of Health.
Influenza (Flu) Information (U.S. HHS)
Links to information about the flue from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
MayoClinic.com
Wide variety of health information.
Medical Reference For Non-Medical Librarians (U. Colorado)
Links to high quality medical information on the Internet.
Medlineplus (NLM)
Wide variety of medical information from the National Library of Medicine.
MEDLINEplus: Drug Information
Drug information from the National Library of Medicine.
MedTerms.com (MedicineNet.com)
Searchable medical dictionary.
Merck Manual of Diagnosis & Therapy
An online medical encyclopedia.
Merck Manual of Medical Information, home edition
An online medical encyclopedia.
Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary (Aetna IntelliHealth)
Dictionary of medical terms.
NetWellness
Wide variety of health and medical information from the U. Cincinnati, Ohio State U. and Case Western Reserve U.
Ohio State U. Medical Center Patient Education materials
Brief guides about diseases, conditions, diets, nutrition, etc. for patients.
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
Publically-available searchable version of Medline. Searches medical journals.
Surgeon General's Reports on Smoking and Health 1964-2001
List of reports includes SuDocs numbers and links to web versions when available.
Virtual Hospital: A digital library of health information
A wide variety of health information for the consumer. Maintained by the University of Iowa.
Web Sites You Can Trust (Medical Library Association)
List of health sites on the Internet, with ratings of those sites. Produced by the Medical Library Association.

*** MISCELLANEOUS

GrayLIT Network, Full-Text Scientific Report Literature (U.S. Energy Dept.)
Searchable database of scientific publications from U.S. government agencies.
HighWire Press
Links to free full text articles from scientific journals. Organized alphabetically.
Science.gov : FirstGov for Science
Links to a wide variety of science sites produced by the U.S. government.
Wind Powering America Home Page
Information about wind power from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

SEARCH TOOLS & DIRECTORIES

*** DIRECTORIES

Academic Info: Main Index
Categorized list of useful web sites.
Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the Web
Links to recommended sites.
INFOMINE: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections (U. Cal. Riverside)
Links to over 10,000 scholarly resources on the Internet from the University of California.
Internet Public Library's Reference Center
Links to many Internet sources.
Librarian's Index to the Internet
Links to interesting and useful Internet sites from the Berkeley Public Library.
Librarians' Resource Center (links)
Categorized useful web sites from the Special Libraries Association.
Newsroom Navigator (NYT)
Links to a variety of useful sites, designed for reporters (by the New York Times.)
WWW Virtual Library: Subject Catalogue
Links to metasites on many subjects.

*** GENERAL SEARCH ENGINES

All the Web
A fast search engine that has a very large database.
AltaVista
Fast search engine with a large database of Web pages and Usenet postings.
Google
Good for simple searches, but doesn't use OR or truncation.
Google Scholar
Ixquick Metasearch
Searches a number of search engine with a single request.
Search Adobe PDF Online
Search PDF files on the Internet (most search engines don't search PDF files).
Vivisimo
A metasearch engine that divides the answers to a search into clusters of sites.

*** IMAGE & MEDIA SEARCH ENGINES

AltaVista Image Search
Searches for photos & graphics on the Internet.
Finding and Using Digital Images
Information about how to find a variety of types of images on the Internet. From the Technical Advisory Service for Images.
Finding Images on the Web
Information on image copyright plus links to sources of images on the Internet. From Boston University.
FindSounds.com
A search engine that finds sound effects on the Web.
FreeFoto.com
Hundreds of photographs, organized by category.
Google Image Search
Search engine for images - database includes over 150,000 images.
Image Search Engines (Fagan Finder)
Links to image search engines.
Lycos Multimedia Search
Searches for images, audio & video files on the Internet.
Singingfish - Find Audio and Video
A good search engine for audio and video files.

*** INFORMATION ON SEARCH ENGINES

How to Choose a Search Engine or Directory
A table that helps you choose which Internet search engine to use.
Search Engine Showdown
News about search engines & how to use them.
Search Engine Watch
News about search engines & how to search them.
Search Engines Quick Guide
A chart that shows how to search some major search engines.
Tool Kit for the Expert Web Searcher
Links to search engines and to information about search engines.

*** SUBJECT DATABASES

Allwhois.com (domain name search)
Searches for domain names.
Beaucoup Search Engines
Links to many search engines.
Buyer's Index: The Search Engine for Savvy Shoppers
Searchable database of over 20,000 catalogs and web sites for all kinds of home and business products.
Country search engines and Regional Search Engines
Links to Internet search engines that search only the sites of a particular country or region.
Geniusfind
Subject-specific Internet search engines. Organized by subject.
Indexes, Abstracts, Bibliographies, and Table of Contents Services
Links to indexes, etc., listed by subject.
Search Engine Colossus: International Directory of Search Engines
Links to search engines, listed by country and language.
Search Engines Worldwide
Links to search engines, listed by country.
Search.com
Links to many search engines, listed by subject.

SOCIAL SCIENCES

American Culture Studies Resources in the BGSU Libraries
Information about finding books and articles on American Culture Studies at BGSU. Also links to Internet sites.
Anthro.Net: Anthropology on the World Wide Web
Searchable database of anthropology sites.
Anthropological Index Online (British Museum)
Searchable database of articles from anthropology journals held by the Anthropology Library at the British Museum.
Center for the Study of Sport in Society (Northeastern U.)
Reports on such topics as gender and race in sports.
EconLinks
Links to sites with ecnomic information.
IDEAS (Economics search engine)
Searchable database of economic reports, articles, and other publications. Some are full text.
Institute for Research on Poverty (U. Wisconsin)
Information on the extent and causes of poverty.
Julian Samora Research Inst. (Michigan State U.)
Research Institute on Latinos in the Midwest.
National Bureau Of Economic Research
Publications on a variety of economic issues.
The Pew Hispanic Center
Publishes reports and surveys about Hispanics in the United States.
Research Resources for the Social Sciences
Links to social science sites.
Resources for Economists on the Internet
Links to economics sites on the Internet.
Social Sciences Virtual Library
Links to a wide variety of social science sites.
SocioSite
Links to a wide variety of social sciences sites. From the University of Amsterdam.
WebEc:WWW Resources in Economics
Links to economic sites.

STATISTICS

*** INTERNATIONAL - BY TOPIC

Abortion Policies: A Global Review
Information and data about abortion around the world from the United Nations.
An Aging World: 2001
Information about the way the world is becoming older. Includes many statistics. From the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Naitonal Institute of Aging.
AIDS Pandemic in the 21st Century (U.S. Census Bureau)
Information about the spread and prevalence of AIDS in the 21st century.
AtomicArchive.com
Data on nuclear weapons, test sites, etc.
Child Labour Statistics (ILO)
Information and statistics on child labor worldwide.
Children on the Brink (AIDS)
Report on the effect of AIDS on children around th world that includes statistics. From the U.S. Agency for International development.
ClikZ Stats: Internet Statistics and Market Research for Web Marketers
Statistics and demographics about Internet use.
EarthTrends: The Environmental Information Portal (World Resources Institute)
Search engine for country profiles, data files, etc. on environmental topics worldwide. Free registration required.
Education Statistics,Data, & Indicators (OECD)
Assessment of educational progress in OECD countries.
Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (SIPRI)
Searchable database from SIPRI about international relations, arms sales, defense, security, etc.
Foreign Labor Statistics (U.S. BLS)
Statistical reports on labor in various countries from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Global Atlas Of Infectious Diseases (WHO)
Statistics about infectious diseases. From the World Health Organization.
Global Education Database
Database of education statistics from many countries. From the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Global Illicit Drug Trends (U.N.)
Statistics on the global drug trade from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.
Global Population at a Glance: 2002 and Beyond (U.S. Census Bureau)
A U.S. Census Bureau brief publication about global population growth.
International Archive of Education Data
Searchable database of statistics on K-12 and higher education.
International Comparisons in Education (U.S. NCES)
Links to U.S. Dept. of Education publications that assess educational progress of various countries.
International Education Indicators (NCES)
Reports, including statistics, on educational achievement for various countries. From the U.S. National Center for Education Statistics.
International [Energy Data] (U.S. Energy Dept.)
Energy data for countries.
International Literacy Explorer (UNESCO)
Literacy statistics from the United Nations.
Internet & computer use (United Nations)
Data on Internet and computer use from the United Nations' millenium indicators.
Interpol
Information about international crime.
Kids Count - International Data Sheet
Statistics on children worldwide. From the Population Reference Bureau.
Literacy and Statistics (Literacy.org)
Statistics about literacy from Literacy.org.
Nutrition country profiles: by country (FAO)
Profiles of the nutrition for various countries around the world. From the UN's Food and Agricultural Organisation.
Patterns of Global Terrorism (U.S. State Dept.)
Annual report, from the U.S. State Dept., on terrorism worldwide.
PovertyNet: Data on Poverty
Data on poverty and social indicators from the World Bank.
Social Indicators (UN)
Social indicators for countries worldwide from the United Nations.
State of Food Insecurity in the World (FAO)
Report and data about the amount and quality of food available throughout the world. From the UN's Food and Agricultural Organisation.
State of the World's Children 2005
Information and data on children from UNICEF.
Trends in International Mathematics & Science Study
Assessment of 8th grade math and science knowledge. The 1999 study compares 38 nations.
UC Atlas of Global Inequality
Data and maps about global poverty, etc. From the University of California, Santa Cruz.
UNAIDS (AIDS & HIV)
Publishes data on the worldwide AIDS epidemic from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.
UNFPA State of World Population
Data about world population from the United Nations Population Fund.
World Economic Outlook Reports (IMF)
Reports on the economy of countries worldwide from the International Monetary Fund.
World Employment Report 2001
Information and statistics on the impact of the Internet on working. Published by the International Labour Organization.
World Health Org. Statistical Information System
Health statistics and vital statistics from the World Health Information.
World Health Report
Information and statistics on health and medicine worldwide from the World Health Organization.
World Military Expenditures & Arms Transfers
Information about military expenditures and arms purchases for countries worldwide. An archive site for publications prior to 2001.
World Population to 2300 (UN)
Projections of world population to 2300 from the United Nations.
World Prison Population List
Data on the number of people in prison by country. Also gives per capita figures.
World's Women 2000
Provides a wide variety of information and statistics about women around the world. From the United Nations Statistics Division.

*** INTERNATIONAL - COMPILATIONS OF STATISTICS

EuroStat
Provides access to a wide range of statistics about the European Union.
Global Population Profile: 2002 (U.S. Census Bureau)
A compilation of demographic information about the world. From the U.S. Census Bureau.
Global Statistics
Links to demographic and economic statistics for regions of the world and countries.
Human Development Report (UNDP)
Access to some of the information in the annual Human Development Report from the United Nations Development Programme.
Infonation (U.N.)
Searchable database of sociodemographic statistics for countries from the United Nations.
International Data Base (U.S. Census Bur.)
Demographic summaries and population pyramids for countries worldwide from the U.S. Census Bureau.
LatinFocus
Economic information on Latin American countries.
League of Nations - Statistical Yearbooks (1926-1944)
Statistics for countries worldwide. Covers 1926-1944.
OECD in Figures: Statistics on the Member Countries, 2003 ed.
A wide variety of statistics on OECD countries, including agriculture, education, employment, energy, health, trade, etc.
OECD Statistics Portal
Links to a wide variety of statistics from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Population Reference Bureau
Information and publications about population worldwide.
UNESCO Institute for Statistics
Access to a wide variety of statistics from UNESCO.
United Nations Statistics Division
Demographic, social and environmental statistics from the United Nations.
World Bank Group: Data & Maps
Data by country, region or topic from the World Bank.
World Development Report 2004
Full text of the World Bank report on development in undeveloed countries. Includes many economic and social statistics.
World Gazetteer
Population data and place information for cities, towns and places worldwide. Links to statistical sites for various countries.

*** INTERNATIONAL - LINKS TO INTERNET SITES

Demography (Social Science Information Gateway)
Extensive set of links to sources of demographic information.
National Publications & Statistical Yearbooks, etc. (U.N.)
Links to statistical sites for countries worldwide from the United Nations Statistics Division.
OFFSTATS: Official Statistics on the WWW
Links to sites that give official statistics for countries worldwide.
RRojas Databank: statistical data
Links to a wide range of sites with statistical information for countries and regions around the world.
Statistical Resources on the Web (U. Michigan)
Extensive list of links to many kinds of statistical data on the Internet. Provided by the University of Michigan's Documents Center.
Statistical Sites on the World Wide Web (U.S. BLS)
Links to non-BLS statistical sites from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Statistics.com
Links to statistical sources on the Internet and information about statistics.
United Nations Population Information Network (POPIN)
Full text of publications about world population, including World Population from the United Nations Population Division.
World Population: A Guide to the WWW
Links to many Internet sites about population.
WWWVL Demography & Population Studies
Searchable and browsable set of links on for demographic and population information.

*** OHIO STATISTICS

Northern Ohio Data and Information Service
Data and maps for the Cleveland-Akron area and, to a lesser extent, Ohio.
Ohio Counties (Ohio Capitol Connection)
Links to a variety of data sites for each county in Ohio from the Ohio Capital Connection.
Ohio County Profiles (Ohio Office of Strategic Research)
Demographic and economic profiles for each county in Ohio from the Ohio Dept. of Development.
Ohio Data (OPLIN)
Links to sources of data about Ohio.
Ohio Extension County Profiles (OSU Extension Data Center)
Demographic, economic, and agricultural profiles for eact county in Ohio. From Ohio State U.
Ohio MapStats (FedStats)
Statistical profiles of Ohio and of each country. Includes a wide variety of U.S. government statistics. From the U.S. Census Bureau.
Ohio Office of Strategic Research
Publishes a variety of data about Ohio.
Ohio QuickFacts (U.S. Census Bureau)
Statistical profiles for each county in Ohio from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Ohio State Fact Sheet (USDA - ERS)
A variety of statistics about Ohio from USDA's Economic Research Service.
State Health Facts Online: Ohio (Kaiser Family Foundation)
A wide variety of health data for Ohio. From the Kaiser Foundation.

*** U.S. - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

Agricultural Statistics (USDA)
Annual compendium of agricultural and food statistics. From the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.
Agriculture Fact Book (USDA)
Annual compendium of agricultural facts and statistics. From the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.
Economic Research Service Publications (USDA)
Publications from USDA's Economic Research Service. Includes food consumption, food security, agriculture industry, etc.
National Agricultural Statistics Service (USDA)
Statistical information about agriculture from USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.

*** U.S. - ART & MUSIC

National and Local Profiles of Cultural Support (Pew Charitable Trusts)
A report about support for cultural organizations in the U.S. Funded by the Pew Charitable Trusts.
National Endowment for the Arts: Research Division Reports
Notes and reports include data on artists and on participation in the arts.

*** U.S. - CRIME

Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF): Statistics
Reports, regulations, statistics, etc. on guns, alcohol & tobacco.
Bureau of Justice Statistics
Reports on a wide range of criminal justice topics.
Drug Trafficking in the United States (U.S. DEA)
Informatioin about the illegal drug trade in the U.S. From the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
FBI: Uniform Crime Reports & Hate Crime Statistics
A major source of national crime statistics. Basic on questionnaires filled out by police departments.
Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center
Crime statistics from U.S. government agencies.
National Center on Elder Abuse: Statistics
Statistics on abuse of the elderly.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service: Statistics
Links to U.S. government documents on crime. From the National Criminal Justice Reference Service.
National Incident-Based Reporting System page
Information page about the replacement for the Uniform Crime Reporting System.
Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics (U.S. BJS)
Compendium of crime statistics from the NCJRS.

*** U.S. - ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL DATA

Beige Book, 2003 (Federal Reserve Board)
Summary of current economic conditions. From the Federal Reserve Board.
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Agency of the U.S. Commerce Department which publishes a wide variety of financial and economic data.
Economagic.com: Economic Time Series Page
Links to sites with time series of economic data.
Economic Report of the President
Contains lots of economic statistics. Provides access to copies of the annual report beginning with the 1995 report. From the Council of Economic Advisors.
Economic Statistics Briefing Room (Whitehouse)
Commonly requested economic data from the U.S. government.
Federal Reserve Bulletin
Monthly bulletin from the Federal Reserve Board that includes articles that interpret financial and economic data.
FRED II: An Economic Time-Series Data Base
Time series of economic data from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
How Much is That Worth Today?
Database that converts U.S. dollars for any year 1720 to the present.
Regional Economic Conditions (RECON) (FDIC)
Searchable database of economic data by state, county or MSA. From the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
Tax Statistics (IRS)
Links to a wide variety of statistics about taxes in the United States.

*** U.S. - EDUCATION & CHILD CARE

ACE Higher Ed Facts | Demographics
Data on higher education. From the American Council on Education.
Big Payoff: Educational Attainment and Synthetic Estimates of Work-Life Earnings
U.S. Census Bureau on the economic benefits of education.
A Brief Profile of America's Private Schools (U.S. NCES)
Summary of statistics about private K-12 school in the U.S. From the U.S. National Center for Education Statistics.
A Brief Profile of America's Public Schools (U.S. NCES)
Summary of statistics about public schools in the U.S. From the U.S. National Center for Education Statistics.
Comparative Indicators of Education in the United States and Other G-8 Countries: 2002
International comparisons of educational test scores. From the U.S. NCES.
Condition of Education (U.S. NCES)
Compilation of a wide variety of statistics about education. From the U.S. National Center for Education Statistics.
Digest of Education Statistics 2003
A wide variety of statistics on education.
Distance Education at Degree-Granting Postsecondary Institutions: 2000-2001 (U.S. NCES)
Statistics about distance education at colleges and universities. From the U.S. National Center for Education Statistics.
Dropout Rates in the US: 2000
Statistics on dropouts and high school completion rates. From the National Center for Education Statistics.
Homeschooling in the United States: 2003
A statistical report on homeschooling in the U.S. from the National Center for Education Statistics.
Literacy in U.S. Cities
Statistics about the commitment U.S. cities have made to literacy. From the University of West Virginia
National Assessment of Educational Progress: reports
Reports on U.S. students' achievements in reading, math, science, art, etc.
National Assessments of Adult Literacy
Statistical data on adult literacy from the National Center for Education Statistics.
National Center for Education Statistics
Office of the U.S. Dept. of Education that disseminates many statistical reports.
National Child Care Information Center
Publications and statistics about child care.
National Institute on Out-of-School Time
Publications and data on latchkeys kids, etc.
The Nation's Report Card
Results of educational assessments. From the National Center for Education Statistics.
NCES Electronic Catalog (full text docs)
Searchable database of full text educational statistical reports.
Postsecondary Institutions in the United States: Fall 2002 and Degree and Other Awards Conferred 2001-02
Statistical data about colleges and universities in the U.S. From the National Center for Education Statistics.
Projections of Education Statistics to 2013
Statistics about education in the U.S. projected to 2013
SAT scores 2003 (College Board)
Statistics on SAT scores from the College Board.
School District Demographics System
Demographics of school districts from the 1990 and 2000 censuses. From the National Center for Education Statistics.

*** U.S. - HEALTH & VITAL STATISTICS

CDC Divisions of HIV/AIDS Prevention
A wide variety of information and statistics on HIV & AIDS from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.
Cohabitation, Marriage, Divorce & Remarriage in the US (U.S. NCHS)
A Centers for Disease Control report on the patterns of divorce and remarriage in the U.S.
Drug Facts (Office of National Drug Control Policy)
Statistics on drug abuse from the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
Fertility of American Women (U.S. Census Bureau)
Data on the childbearing by women in the U.S., with a variety of social data. From the U.S. Census Bureau.
Health and Human Services Data Resources
Links to sources of statistics within the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
Health Insurance Coverage in the U.S.: 2002 (U.S. Census Bureau)
Data about people with and without health insurance in the U.S.
Health, United States, 2003 (U.S. NCHS)
Statistics on the health of Americans, from the U.S. National Center for Health Statistics.
Healthy People 2010 (U.S. NCHS)
Includes health indicators for the U.S. From the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services.
HIV/AIDS Surveillance Reports (U.S. CDC)
Standard publication of statistics on HIV & AIDS in the U.S. From the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.
Human Mortality Database
Database of births, deaths, and life expectancy for many countries. Free registration is required.
Military Casualty Information
Statistical data on U.S. military casualties.
Monitoring the Future
Ongoing research on teen use of drugs, alcohol, smoking, etc.
Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (U.S. CDC)
Weekly articles about health and disease that frequently include statistics. From the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.
National Center for Health Statistics
Include statistics on health & medicine, death, marriages, divorces, births, etc.
National Health Interview Survey (U.S. NCHS)
Annual report of data on health assessment. Includes respondent-assessed health status.
National Marriage Project: Publications ( Rutgers U.)
Publications from the National Marriage Project at Rutgers U. This includes their annual report on the state of marriage in the U.S.
National Survey on Drug Use & Health
Very detailed statistics on drug abuse, alcohol abuse, and tobacco use in the United States. From the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration of the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
National Vital Statistics Reports (U.S. NCHS)
Data on births, deaths, marriages, and divorces in the U.S. Issued by the National Center for Health Statistics.
PeriStats: An Interactive Perinatal Data Resource (March of Dimes)
Maternal, child, and infant health data on the state level. For some indicators, county and/or national level data is also included. From the March of Dimes.
Pulse Check Trends in Drug Abuse (Office of National Drug Control Policy)
Information about drug abuse in the U.S. From the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy
Rating America's Nursing Homes (Gannett)
Information on nursing homes in the U.S., including a database of ratings for nursing homes nationwide. From the Gannett News Service.
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the U.S.
Statistics on sexuality and related topics.
STD Surveillance Reports (CDC)
Data on sexually transmitted diseases from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.
Surgeon General's Reports
Full text of recent reports from the U.S. Surgeon General. Many are on smoking and tobacco use.
Trends in Abortion in the US, 1973-2000 (AGI)
Statistics about abortions in the U.S. from 1973-2000. From the Alan Guttmacher Institute.
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (CDC)
Statistics on teen use of alcohol & tobacco, sexually transmitted disease, health & nutrition behaviors, etc. From the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.

*** U.S. - LABOR, INCOME & POVERTY

Catalyst: Research on Women in Business
Research and data on women's progress in business.
Economic Policy Institute DataZone
Historical data series on labor.
Employment & Wages, Annual Data (BLS)
Annual report of establishments, employees and wages for detailed industry, by MSA, county and state. From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Employment Characteristics of Families (U.S. BLS)
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report on families and employment.
Forbes 400 Richest in America
Information about the richest people in America.
Geographic Profile of Employment and Unemployment (annual) (U.S. BLS)
Employment and unemployment data for states and metropolitan areas. From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Highlights of Women's Earnings in 2002 (BLS)
Data on earnings of women in the U.S. during 2002. From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
History of Federal Minimum Wage Rates (Employment Standards Admin.)
Information on the minimum wage rate in the U.S.
Hunger & Homelessness in America's Cities
Report, with data, on hunger and homelessness in 25 cities. Published by the United States Conference of Mayors.
Income (U.S. Census Bureau)
Statistics about income in the U.S. from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Labor & Employment Data from Employment & Earnings, Jan. 2004
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics annual averages for labor and employment in the U.S. These tables are revised versions of those that were published in the January 2003 Employment & Earnings.
National Center for Children in Poverty
Fact sheets, research, and statistics about children and poverty.
Net Worth and Asset Ownership of Households: 1998 and 2000 (U.S. Census Bureau)
U.S. Census Bureau publication on wealth in the U.S for 1998 and 2000.
Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates (U.S. BLS)
Employment and wage estimates at the national level. From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Poverty (U.S. Census Bureau)
Census Bureau publications about poverty in the U.S.
Salary Wizard (Salary.com)
Searachable database of salaries for various jobs by metropolitan area
Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (U.S. Census Bureau)
Searchable database of poverty and income data for state in the U.S. From the U.S. Census Bureau.
Survey of Consumer Finances (Federal Reserve)
Survey of income, wealth, pension, etc. for individuals. From the Federal Reserve Board.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Statistics on unemployment, wages, consumer price index, etc.
Working in the 21st Century Home Page (U.S. BLS)
A wide variety of information about working and retirement from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

*** U.S. - LINKS TO INTERNET SITES

FedStats
Links to publicly available statistics from over 100 U.S. government agencies.
Data on the Net (U. California, San Diego)
Links to over 750 Internet sites with numeric data. Made available by the University of California, San Diego.
HomeTownLocator Gazetteer
Census data, physical and Cultural Features, Aerial Photos, Maps, Zip Code Data, etc. for towns in the U.S.
Internet Crossroads in Social Science Data (U. Wisc.)
Links to many sites with information on the social sciences.
State Statistical Information Resources (U. Wisconsin)
Links to state sources of statistics.
U.S. Census Bureau
Documents and datasets from the U.S. Census Bureau. Some files require an Adobe Acrobat Reader.
U.S. Government Documents Ready Reference Collection (Columbia U.)
Links to heavily used U.S. government documents.

*** U.S. - MAJOR STATISTICAL PUBLICATIONS

County and City Data Book: 2000 (U.S. Census Bureau)
Online version of the County & City Data Book for 2000. From the U.S. Census Bureau.
County and City Data Books: 1988,1994, 2000
Online versions of 1988 and 1994 U.S. Census Bureau statistical compendiums on U.S. counties and cities.
Current Population Reports
Lists of the publications in the Current Popularion Reports Series, by series and by subject. From the Ohio State University.
State and Metropolitan Area Data Book 1997-98 (U.S. Census Bureau)
Online version of the U.S. Census Bureau's statistical compendium on U.S. states and metropolitan areas.
Statistical Abstracts, 1878-
Links to the full text of U.S. Statistical Abstracts beginning with 1878. Some annual volumes may not yet be on the web site.

*** U.S. - MISC.

2002 Census of Governments
Statistics about all levels of government in the U.S. From the U.S. Census Bureau.
American Housing Survey (U.S. Census Bureau)
Statistics on houses, apartments, etc. in the U.S.
Community Information by Zip Code (California St. U., Northridge)
Links to sites that give a wide variety of statistics by zip code.
Defense Almanac (U.S. Defense Dept.)
Data about the U.S. Armed Forces, including people, arms, etc.
Federal Communications Commission-Stat Link
Links to telephone and communication statistics from the Federal Communications Commission.
A Nation Online
A reoprt about Americans' usage of the Internet. From the U.S. Commerce Dept.
National Transportation Statistics (Bur. of Transportation Statistics)
Annual compendium of transportation statistics from the Dept. of Transportation.
Research and Statistics (National Assoc. Realtors)
Data on housing sales, prices, etc. from the National Association of Realtors.
State of the Cities Data Systems (U.S. HUD)
Access to both current and historical data about cities.

*** U.S. - POPULATION & HOUSING CENSUS (DECENNIAL)

Census 2000 Gateway (U.S. Census Bureau)
2000 Census information announcements.
CensusScope: Your Portal to Census 2000 Data
A privately-sponsored gateway to U.S. Census data.
Enumeration Forms (Questions for each decennial census)
Lists the questions in each U.S. decennial census through 1990.
FreeDemographics
Provides free access to data from the 1970, 1980, 1990, and 2000 Censuses. Requires free registration.
Historical U. S. Decennial Census Data Browser
Data from the decennial U.S. Census of Population & Housing from 1790 to 1960.
Measuring America: The Decennial Censuses 1790 to 2000
A history of the decennial census, from the U.S. Census Bureau.
U. S. Decennial Censuses: Research Guides
A guide to research guides about the U.S. decennial censuses. From the Mississippi State University Libraries.

*** U.S. - SOCIAL STATISTICS

Administration for Children & Families: Statistical Data
Data about children and families and the TANF (welfare) system.
American Religion Data Archive
A collection of data files about religion in the United States and Canada.
American Religious Identification Survey
Statistics on religion in the U.S.
ChildStats.gov
Links to U.S. government reports on children and families.
City Kids Count (Annie E. Casey Foundation)
Data on children in large cities from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Expenditures on Children by Families (USDA)
Data on how much it costs to raise a child in the U.S.. From USDA's Center fro Nutrition Policy and Promotion.
Generosity Index - 2002 US State Data
Data on the amount of charitable giving in the U.S., by state.
Immigration Statistics
Statistics about immigration into the U.S. From the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security.
Kids Count Data Book Online (Annie E. Casey Foundation)
Social and economic data on children from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
KIDS COUNT Census Data Online (Annie E. Casey Foundation)
An interactive database of data from the 2000 U.S. Census of Population & Housing. From the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Mosque in America - A National Portrait
Data on the extent of Islam in the U.S. From the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
National Survey of America's Families (Urban Institute)
Social and economic data on families in the U.S. Focuses on lower income families. From the Urban Institute.
Social Security Admin.: Statistical Tables
Data on Social Security and SSI programs from the U.S. Social Security Administration.
Social Statistics Briefing Room (White House)
Commonly requested socioeconomic data from the U.S. government.
The Status of Women in the States - 2004
Report about the political, economic, and social status of women in various states in the U.S. From the Institute for Women's Policy Research

WEATHER AND CLIMATE

*** CLIMATE

Climate Prediction Center (National Weather Service)
NOAA's Climate Prediction Center -- a wide variety of information about climate, including data, forecasts, etc.
Climate Research & Monitoring (National Climatic Data Center)
Links to climate resources from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (part of the the U.S. Department of Commerce).
Historical Climate Summaries for the Midwest
Climate summaries for states in the midwest, including Ohio, from the Midwestern Regional Climate Center.
National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)
Links to information and data about climate from the National Climatic Data Center.
Weatherbase.com
Weather records and averages for cities worldwide.
WeatherPost -- Historical Weather Data
Weather records and averages for cities worldwide.
World Meteorological Organization
Information on world climate and weather.
WorldClimate
Searchable database of weather averages for thousands of locations worldwide.

*** CURRENT WEATHER CONDITIONS

Hurricane and Storm Tracking
Realtime tracking for hurricane and tropical storms. Information comes from the U.S. National Weather Service.
Toledo, Ohio Radar by Intellicast.com
Current radar image for Ohio.

*** FORECAST FOR BOWLING GREEN/TOLEDO, OH

13 ABC Toledo: Weather
Weather forecast and dopplar radar for Toledo from the ABC affiliate. Links to radar and doppler images for northwest Ohio.
AccuWeather - Bowling Green, OH
5-day forecast for Bowling Green, OH from AccuWeather. Links to 10-day forecasts, current conditions, and lots more. Search for other forecasts by zip code or place name. Includes forecasts for cities worldwide.
Intellicast.com: Bowling Green, OH
5-day forecast for Bowling Green, OH. Links to satellite images, historic data, etc. Includes forecasts for cities worldwide.
National Weather Service - Cleveland, Ohio
An interactive weather forecasting service for Ohio. From the National Weather Service office in Cleveland, Ohio.
Ohio Weather (NWS)
Forecasts, watches, and current conditions for Ohio. Choose a place by county or city. Links to information about other states. From the U.S. National Weather Service.
US Weather Pages: Bowling Green, OH
Current conditions, 7-day forecast and almanac data for Bowling Green, OH. Search for U.S. forecasts by zip code. Links to weather and almanac data.
Weather Channel: Bowling Green, OH
10-day forecast for Bowling Green, OH. Links to satelllite images, weather maps, etc. Search for forecasts by zip code or place name. Includes forecasts for cities worldwide.
WTOL weather for Toledo, OH
Weather forecast from Channel 11 in Toledo. Includes a link to their live doppler radar.
Wunderground: Bowling Green
Current conditions and 8-day forecast for Bowling Green, OH. Links to sattelite images and a other weather information. Search by zip code or place for other forecasts. Includes forecasts for cities worldwide.

*** LINKS TO WEATHER & CLIMATE SITES

Live Weather Images
Links to a wide variety of weather sites, including forecasts, current conditions, seismic activity, weather cams, articles, etc.
NOAA Web Sites - Weather
Links to a wide variety of weather sites from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Ohio Weather (Ohio Capitol Connection)
Forecasts, travel warnings, river & drought reports, etc.
Weather 101 (Golden Gate Weather Services)
Explanations of weather phenomena and terminology, etc.

WHAT'S NEW

*** GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS

ALA/GODORT Cataloging Committee GPO PURL Alert
Monthly list of URLS for U.S. government documents.
Bureau of Justice Statistics: What's new
Links to new publications from the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics, part of the U.S. Justice Department.
Bureau of Labor Statistics: What's New
Links to the latest releases from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, part of the U.S. Department of Labor.
Census Bureau: New on the Site
New files available from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Census Bureau, News releases
The most recent news releases from the U.S. Census Bureau.
FirstGov.gov: Reference Center -- RSS Library
Links to U.S. government RSS sites that disseminate news releases, documents, etc.
GPO Administrative Notes: Newsletter of the Federal Depository Library Program
Newsletter from the Federal Depository Library Program.
National Center for Education Statistics: New Products (last 90 days)
Links to new publications from the National Center for Education Statistics, part of the U.S. Education Department.
National Center for Health Statistics: What's New
New files on the Internet site for the National Center for Health Statistics.
New Electronic Titles (U.S. GPO)
Links to new U.S. government publications.
What's New - Government Resources on the Web

*** INTERNET

Academic Info: What's New
Monthly list of new academic sites.
American Memory Collections: What's New
New exhibits in the Library of Congress' American Memory collections.
Best Information on the Net - New Sites
Weekly list of new Internet sites chosen by Marylaine Block.
INFOMINE: What's New
New government web sites from all over the world.
ResourceShelf's DocuTicker
Links to new documents from government agencies, think tanks, and other organizations.
Riley Guide: What's New
New career and job-hunting resources on the Internet.
Scout Report
Weekly list of mostly academic Internet sites. Links to the specialized Scout reports.
Virtual Acquisition Shelf & News Desk (Blogspot)
Links to new and interesting web sites.