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National Gugak Center

National Gugak Center

The National Gugak Center was established in 1951 to preserve and creatively interpret Gugak, the Korean traditional music through performance, education, and academic research.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

Brooklyn Expedition: Latin America

Brooklyn Expedition: Latin America

This fun, colorful site from the Brooklyn Children’s Museum introduces children (and adults!) to Latin American culture and history. You can choose from topics as diverse as holidays, animals, ancient beliefs and rituals, and many more. Also features interactive pictures, maps, and feedback from kids. Good for a quick introduction to the region, …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Latin America; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Our World–North America–Mexico; Our World–North America–Central America

LeMO: Lebendiges virtuelles Museum Online

LeMO: Lebendiges virtuelles Museum Online

In German. The Deutsches Historisches Museum (German History Museum) and Haus der Geschichte der Budesrepublik Deutschland (Museum of the History of the Federal Republic of Germany) work together to support this site, covering German history of the mid 19th century to the present. The “Living Museum Online” includes articles on historical periods, …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–German History

Yaroslavl Region

Yaroslavl Region

The official website of the Yaroslavl Region of Russia. Offers official administrative, economic, historical, geographic, and cultural information. Special informational sections are geared to tourists and investors. In Russian and English.
Subject: Regional And Country Information–Europe–Russia–Russia Travel And Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia

IA.Biz Magazine

IA.Biz Magazine

Companion to IA.biz Magazine, “Welcome to the IAbizonline.com an electronic magazine (E-Zine), launched in January 2007, and updated twice each month with new exclusive articles, business news, and information from around the state of Iowa.” Provides business, economic, governmental and social information relevant to the State of Iowa.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

The Amplifier

The Amplifier

Entertainment magazine for the Bowling Green, Kentucky area that offers “user interactivity.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Entertainment & Leisure

GED Testing Service

GED Testing Service

Are you thinking about taking the GED exam to earn your high school diploma? This is the official site which can help you learn what to study and what to expect on the test. They also provide information on testing sites worldwide.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–Educational Tests & Measurements; School And Homework Help–College–Test Preparation

South America Travel Guides

South America Travel Guides

Provides travel tips and advice for those interested in traveling to Central or South America. Descriptions of popular destinations in each country are provided along with images and contact information for various tour guides and destinations.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism

National Library of South Africa

National Library of South Africa

This site includes online catalogs and databases, news, publications, and information about collections and services. Also includes a link to the home page of the Centre for the Book, a non-profit organization (and part of the National Library) promoting a reading culture in South Africa.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries Around The World

Fastnet Rock Light – ipl’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

Fastnet Rock Light – ipl2’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

The famous Irish lighthouse, Fastnet Rock Light, was built in 1904 and took 7 years to build. It is located in the Irish Sea near Cape Clear Island and is approximately 4.5 miles from Irish mainland. “It is the first light seen by all ships inbound from the Americas, and the last light seen by thousands of emigrants heading to the New World.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–UK Travel And Tourism

Iraq Information Center, Andy Holt Virtual Library

Iraq Information Center, Andy Holt Virtual Library

Operated by the Andy Holt Virtual Library at the University of Tennessee-Martin, the Iraq Information Center provides links to online information about the country of iraq. Categories include general demographic information, governments and embassies affiliated with Iraq, language, history, cultural heritage, maps and other geographic resources, n …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Heceta Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Heceta Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 56 foot tall conical masonry tower was erected to guide ships along the Pacific coast, north of the Siuslaw River. Its first-order Fresnel lens, whose focal plane is 205 feet above sea level, casts a light 21 miles out to sea. It was built to light a dark area between Yaquina Head and Cape Arago, a distance of some 90 miles. Today, the histor …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Cape Meares Light (Restoration) – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cape Meares Light (Restoration) – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Cape Meares Light is a 38 foot tall octagonal brick tower sheathed in sheet iron and has a small attached workroom which was added to the structure in 1895. It had a focal plane 217 feet above sea level. Located at the southern exposure of Tillamook Bay, it resides in Cape Meares State Park. A modern structure was added on site in 1963, but the ol …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Point Montara Light- ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Point Montara Light- ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Located about 20 miles south of San Francisco, point Montara is a southern spur of Montara mountain which terminates in 60 foot cliffs with numerous out lying rocks. These rocks were especially hazardous to early mariners in bad weather as they sailed close to the coast approaching the Golden Gate. A fog signal station was first established here i …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Coquille River Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Coquille River Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 40 foot tall conical brick tower covered with stucco is attached to the station’s fog signal building. The light sits on the north bank of the river where it empties into the Pacific Ocean. It originally held a fourth-order Fresnel lens with a focal plane of 47 feet above sea level. Left abandoned for many years following its deactivation, it …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Cape Disappointment Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cape Disappointment Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Located on a headland on the north side of the Columbia River where it empties into the Pacific Ocean, this 53 foot tall conical, dressed stone tower and attached oil house has a focal plane of 220 feet above sea level. It originally housed a first-order Fresnel lens. That lens was moved to the newly established North Head Light in 1898, and Cape …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Ten Pound Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ten Pound Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This brick lined cast-iron tower is 30 feet tall and sits in Gloucester’s inner harbor. It replaced an original 1821, 40-foot stone tower built on the site. When the lighthouse was taken out of service in 1956, its light was moved to other various towers. After restoration of the lighthouse, it was returned to this tower and relighted in 1989.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Watch Hill Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Watch Hill Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 45-foot tall square granite tower, attached to a square dwelling, is located on the north side of the east entrance to Fishers Island Sound. It replaced the first tower at this point near the Connecticut state line that had been built in 1807. The nearby oil house now houses a maritime museum, and restoration of the keeper’s dwelling is under …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

West Chop Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

West Chop Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“When this present 52-foot tall, cylindrical brick tower with attached entry house was constructed, the station’s two 1847 keeper’s dwellings were renovated. The first light at this site was a 25-foot tall stone tower built in 1817. The second light, built of brick in 1838, had to be moved away from eroding cliffs in 1847 and again in 1891. This li …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

The Cuckolds Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Cuckolds Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Located off Cape Newagen, at the southern tip of Southport Island, this small light tower sits atop the original 1892 stone fog signal building and marks the passage between Sheepscot Bay and Booth Bay. The keeper’s house and other outbuildings were washed away during a winter storm in 1978. The original fourth-order Fresnel lens is now on display …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Wood End Light – ipl’s Lighthouses – A Photographic Journey

Wood End Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses – A Photographic Journey

“This 39-foot tall, slightly tapered, square, white-washed brick tower is located near the tip of Cape Cod between Race Point and Long Point, directly across from the harbor of Provincetown. It is very similar in appearance to the nearby Long Point Light tower.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

New Canal Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

New Canal Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This two story structure with its light tower rising from the middle of its hip roof, sits on the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain at the entrance to the New Canal which connects the lake to downtown New Orleans.” Built in 1890, “The still active light is a prominent feature of Lakefront Park.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Simons Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Simons Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light sits at the southern tip of St. Simons Island at 101 12th Street. Its tower is 104 feet tall and has a 129 step cast-iron spiral staircase which can be climbed as part of the lighthouse tour. This light replaced the original 1810 light which was destroyed during the Civil War by Confederate troops as they were forced to evacuate the isl …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Augustine Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Augustine Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 165-foot tower is located on St. Augustine’s Anastasia Island. It rests on an octagonal foundation and has the same one-story entry building with gable hood seen at North Carolina’s Bodie Island and Currituck Beach lighthouses. The two-story brick duplex keeper’s dwelling was built in 1875 atop a coquina (tabby) foundation. These lighthouse s …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Stonington Harbor Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Stonington Harbor Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light was first erected on the west side of the harbor at Windmill Point in 1824. After erosion threatened the structure it was rebuilt at its present location on the east side of the harbor in 1840.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Johns River Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Johns River Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located on the grounds of the Mayport Naval Station at the mouth of the St. Johns River. Originally 66 feet tall, it was raised to its present height of 81 feet in 1887. It was replaced by a lightship positioned 7 miles out in the ocean in 1929. In 1969, the Coast Guard turned the lighthouse over to the Navy as part of the Naval Stat …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Johns (Mayport) Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Johns (Mayport) Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This newer, modern-looking structure replaced the St. Johns Lightship in 1954. It sits on the grounds of the Mayport Naval Station near the ocean beach. The 64-foot tower was constructed using concrete blocks finished with an exterior coating of cement. It represents a more modern lighthouse structure which is sleek, functional and practical. It o …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Cape Blanco Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cape Blanco Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 59 foot tall conical masonry tower sits on the westernmost point in Oregon and is the oldest standing lighthouse in Oregon. The tower originally held a first-order Fresnel lens which had a focal plane 245 feet above sea level. That lens was replaced by a second-order lens in 1936 which still operates in the tower today.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Squirrel Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Squirrel Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 25 foot tall octagonal, wood tower with attached signal building sits on the southwest point of Arrowsic Island along the eastern side of the Kennebec River. The 1-1/2 story wood framed Victorian style keeper’s house was built the same year as the tower. The tower originally held a fifth-order Fresnel lens, but it was removed in 1980 and repl …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Sanibel Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sanibel Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 102-foot tower is a square pyramidal skeleton structure with a cylinder enclosing a stairway. It is located at Sanibel Point on the east end of Sanibel Island, a few miles from the J.N. ‘Ding’ Darling National Wildlife Refuge. This still active light is now automated.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Mobile Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Mobile Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1873, “This 30-foot tall iron tower sits on Mobile Point at the east side of the narrow mouth into Mobile Bay. It is located on the grounds of the Fort Morgan State Historic Site” in Gulf Shores, Alabama. “It replaced the original 1822 brick tower that had been destroyed during the Civil War.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Joseph Bay Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Joseph Bay Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This privately owned square wooden lighthouse, with a stubby tower centered atop the hip roof, was originally located in Beacon Hill at the entrance to St. Joseph Bay. When discontinued by the government in 1960, the building was abandoned and eventually moved for use as a barn. In 1979 it was moved again, this time to Simmons Bayou, and converted …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Cape San Blas Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cape San Blas Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1885 and decommissioned in 1989, this “98-foot square pyramidal skeleton tower” is “Located on Government property at the southern tip of Cape San Blas along the western edge of San Blas Bay” in Apalachicola, Florida.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Marks Light ??? ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Marks Light ??? ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1842, this 75-foot tall tower is “south of Tallahassee,” Florida on Apalachee Bay at the entrance of St. Marks River, in St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge. Damaged during the Civil War and later repaired, it is currently automated and active.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Boca Grande Rear Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Boca Grande Rear Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This hexagonal, skeletal tower stands approximately one mile from the southern tip of Gasparilla Island” in Florida. The exact date of construction is unknown. “One account has it built in 1890, the same year as the Port Boca Grande light, in a location which ranged with that light. It was later moved on shore (having ended up in the Gulf due to s …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Point Arena Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Point Arena Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Point Arena Light was built in 1908 and automated in 1977. It is “owned by the Point Arena Lighthouse Keepers, Inc.” and resides on the California coast with an “on-site museum and… vacation rental houses.” The original tower was brick but in 1870, after being destroyed by an earthquake, it was rebuilt with “reinforced concrete.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Point Bonita Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Point Bonita Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Point Bonita Light was built on the Pacific Coast in Sausalito, California in 1877 and automated in 1981. “Located four miles west of the Golden Gate Bridge, this light marks the entrance to San Francisco Bay and is the second light built here… It was the last California lighthouse to be automated and is currently owned by the National Park Servi …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Pigeon Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Pigeon Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Pigeon Point Light is a “115 foot tall tower… on the west coast.” It was built in 1872 and automated in 1974 with an aero beacon. It is “leased to the California Department of Parks and Recreation.” The tower is located in California “between Monterey Bay and San Francisco Bay.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Sand Island Light (AL) – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sand Island Light (AL) – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 132-foot tall brick conical tower stands alone on the small stone island which is just a little larger than the base of the tower itself. Once over 400 acres in size, the island has eroded away and consists only of the stone and rip rap holding it together which has been hauled in over the years to save the tower. Two other lights on the isla …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Lightship Columbia – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Lightship Columbia – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“The Lightship Columbia was commissioned in 1950 as Light Vessel No. 604, and was built by the Rice Brothers Shipyard in Boothbay, Maine. She first took her position at the important Columbia station just outside the Columbia River Bar and southwest of Cape Disappointment, Washington in 1951. Decommissioned in 1979, she was replaced by a lighted ho …
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Port Boca Grande Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Port Boca Grande Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This structure sits at the south end of Gasparilla Island and was originally known as the Gasparilla Island Lighthouse. It is a square dwelling with a pyramidal roof and a square light tower rising through its center. The station was decommissioned in 1967 but a local conservation group restored the structure and with permission of the Coast Guard …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Pensacola Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Pensacola Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 160-foot tall brick tower shows its automated light 191 feet above sea level. It has survived the Civil War, lightning strikes and earthquakes, and has been tended by numerous keepers over the years (in one 15 year period, there were 13 different keepers). It resides inside the Pensacola Naval Air Station at the western end of Pensacola Bay.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Devils Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Devils Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light was the last lighthouse to be placed in the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior. First built as a temporary wood skeleton tower in 1891, it was replaced by this current 71 foot steel cylindrical tower in 1901. This light station consisted of two large houses – one for the keeper and another for his assistant. There was also a fog signal bu …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Brandywine Shoal Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Brandywine Shoal Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

This lighthouse is located in Delaware Bay, NJ. “This reinforced concrete lighthouse is built on a cast-iron caisson in the middle of Delaware Bay warning ships of the shoal on which it sits. This present structure replaced two previous lighthouses built here in 1828 and 1848.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Charlotte-Genesee Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Charlotte-Genesee Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1822 and decommissioned in 1881, “This light is located on Lake Ontario at the mouth of the Genesee River. It is the second-oldest lighthouse on the Great Lakes. The original keeper’s quarters was a two room limestone cottage which sat beside the 40 foot high octagonal limestone tower. The current brick dwelling replaced the cottage in 186 …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Crisp Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Crisp Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Crisp Point Lighthouse was built in 1904 in Vermillion Michigan on Lake Superior. The lighthouse is located in a remote area “between the two small towns of Two heart and Vermillion.” Only the tower and small building next to it remain after the rest of the building was demolished.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Duluth North Breakwater Light- ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Duluth North Breakwater Light- ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1910, Duluth North Breakwater Light “sits at the end of the north breakwater alongside the channel connecting Duluth Harbor to Lake Superior. The white and black tower is 37 feet tall and has a metal frame which is enclosed by riveted steel plates. (Photo 1994, Trip #19)”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Cana Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cana Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light originally had a conical yellow brick tower. It was sheathed with steel plates in 1901 to prevent further deterioration of the brickwork. Today, this still operating lighthouse is licensed to the Door County Maritime Museum and is open to the public 10:00 to 5:00 daily between mid May and mid October. The tower, however, is not accessib …
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Cheboygan River East Front Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cheboygan River East Front Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is currently owned by the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keeper’s Association, and in the process of restoration to its 1920 appearance. It is open to the public on weekends and holidays during the summer for a small fee. It still serves as an active aid to navigation, but mostly to guide pleasure craft entering the river.”
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Fort Gratiot Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Fort Gratiot Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Initially built in 1825, the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse that exists now was built in 1861, automated in 1933 and is currently still in service. It is located in Port Huron, Michigan and “was the first lighthouse on Lake Huron.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Fairport West Breakwater Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Fairport West Breakwater Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light sits at the end of a long, rocky breakwater that juts out into Fairport Harbor. It is a white, two-story house with red sheet metal roof. The square tower rises just above the peak of the house. Its roof and ventilator ball are also painted red to match the roof of the house below.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Chicago Harbor Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Chicago Harbor Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“The first lighthouse here was built in 1832 on the mainland at the mouth of the Chicago River. The present light (built in 1893) was also originally located there. It was moved to its present location at the south end of the north breakwater in 1919 and the attached side buildings added at that time. The building on one side of the tower houses a …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Nayatt Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Nayatt Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Nayatt Point Light is located in Barrington, Rhode Island. It was built in 1856 and decommissioned in 1868. “This 25-foot tall light with two-story keeper’s residence is located across Providence Harbor from Warwick. It replaced the original light built here in 1828. It has been privately owned since 1890.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

New London Ledge Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

New London Ledge Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

New London Ledge Light is located in New London, Connecticut. It was built in 1909 and automated in 1987. “This light marks the ledge of rock it rests on and the long shoal extending from it. The square three-story brick structure sits on a 50-foot square concrete pier. The tower and lantern rise out of the center of the roof. It is now a museum, g …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

New London Harbor Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

New London Harbor Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

New London Harbor Light is located in New London, Connecticut, and it was built in 1801. “This 88-foot tall octagonal stone tower replaced the first tower that had been built at the site in 1760. Located in New London Harbor on the west side of the entrance to the Thames River, this light is the oldest lighthouse in Connecticut. Though the still ac …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Nauset Beach Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Nauset Beach Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Located in North Eastham, Massachusetts, Nauset Beach Light was built in 1923, automated in 1952, and decommissioned in 1993. “The 48-foot tall conical cast-iron tower was originally built in 1877 as one of the twin towers at Chatham. It was dismantled and moved to Nauset in 1923 to replace the last of the Three Sisters. It stands above the Nauset …
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Spring Point Ledge Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Spring Point Ledge Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 54 foot tall cylindrical, brick ‘sparkplug’ style tower, built on a cast-iron caisson, sits at the end of a 900 foot breakwater and marks a dangerous ledge on the west side of the main shipping channel into Portland Harbor. It includes four levels consisting of a galley, keeper’s office and living quarters, assistant keeper’s quarters, and wa …
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Sea Girt Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sea Girt Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This brick, two-story, L-shaped structure has its light tower attached at the intersection of the wings. Victorian in style, it stands among similarly designed residential homes along the Atlantic shore. Being almost midway between the Twin Lights of Navesink and the Barnegat Light, it filled a darkened gap between those two lights and maintained …
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South Hyannis Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

South Hyannis Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This brick tower is attached to the one and one-half story wood framed Cape Cod keeper’s dwelling by a covered walkway. It sits on the west side of Hyannis Harbor across from Point Gammon. It served as a rear range light with a 20-foot tall wooden tower at the end of the wharf from 1885 until it was shut down in 1929. At that time, the entire lant …
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Neist Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Neist Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Located in Glendale, Scotland, U.K., Neist Point Light was built in 1909 and automated in 1986. “This 62 foot tall, white conical tower and attaching buildings are located on the western-most point of the Isle of Skye. Its focal plane is 141 feet above sea level and it has a range of 16 nautical miles. It is accessible by boat, helicopter or a 45 m …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–UK Travel And Tourism

Sombrero Key Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sombrero Key Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This brown, octagonal, pyramidal skeletal tower has a central cylindrical stairwell. Its light shines 142 feet above sea level and is the tallest of the lights on the outer reefs along Florida’s Keys. It is near one of the most spectacular structures in Florida: Seven-Mile Bridge. It was the last reef light to be built by Lieutenant George Meade.”
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Fire Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Fire Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Fire Island Light was built in 1858. “Located on the south shore of Long Island at the western end of the Fire Island National Seashore, adjacent to Robert Moses State Park, this 168 foot tower replaced the first 74 foot tower which was taken down because it wasn’t high enough. It was originally adjacent to the inlet to Great South Bay, but the in …
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Eastern Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Eastern Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Eastern Point Light was built in 1890 and automated in 1986. “Located at the northern most part of Gloucester Harbor, this 36-foot tall cylinidrical, brick tower serves as a guide to ships entering this scenic and commercial harbor from the Atlantic Ocean. It replaced the original stone tower built in 1832 at the site.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Sapelo Island Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sapelo Island Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 25-foot tall cast-iron range light tower sits some 660 feet to the east of the main Sapelo Island Light. During World War II, the tower served as a Coast Guard observation post against the German submarine threat. It was repainted in 1998 when the main light was renovated. The photo on the left is how it appeared in 1996 (27th trip) and the p …
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Eagle Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Eagle Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Eagle Island Light was built in 1839. “This 30 foot tall conical rubblestone tower is located in Penobscot Bay on the east end of the island, which is between Deer Isle and North Haven. A wood framed, two story keeper’s house and fog bell tower were built at the same time. In 1858 the lantern was fitted with a fourth-order Fresnel lens. The Fresne …
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Sapelo Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sapelo Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 90-foot tall brick tower was built by Winslow Lewis on land provided the Federal government by Thomas Spalding. It was originally built as a harbor light, guiding vessels into Doboy Sound north of St. Simons Island on their way to the increasingly busy port of Darien. It received a fourth-order Fresnel lens in 1854. Confederates damaged the t …
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Scituate Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Scituate Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“When originally built, this granite octagonal tower was 25 feet tall. In 1827 it was raised 15 feet and a new, larger lantern was installed. It is located at Cedar Point on the north side of the entrance to Scituate Harbor. It is maintained by the Scituate Historical Society and opened to the public on certain days.”
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East Chop Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

East Chop Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

East Chop Light was built in 1877. “This light stands at the edge of the East Chop cliffs above Oak Bluffs. It marks the east side of the entrance to Vineyard Haven Harbor. The 40-foot tall tower is a cylindrical cast-iron structure typical of the style built during this era. The wood framed keeper’s dwelling and brick oil house were removed in 193 …
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Duxbury Pier Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Duxbury Pier Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Duxbury Pier Light was built in 1871. “This 47-foot tall conical cast-iron tower rests on a tall concrete-filled caisson. It is located on the north side of the channel that leads to Duxbury, Plymouth and Kingston. Known locally as the ‘Bug Light’ it is now automated, but still active.”
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Harbor Beach Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Harbor Beach Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Harbor Beach Light was built in 1885. “Also known as the Sand Beach Light, this lighthouse marks the entrance to an artificial harbor near Michigan’s ‘thumb’ region. Costing nearly $1 million, the US Army Corps of Engineers built the Sand Beach Harbor as a harbor of refuge between Port Huron and Saginaw Bay. This still active lighthouse has escape …
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Sandy Hook Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sandy Hook Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 85-foot tall octagonal rubblestone tower is the only surviving U.S. lighthouse of the colonial period and therefore is the oldest lighthouse in the United States. Located at the tip of Sandy Hook, north of the highlands, it is part of the Gateway National Recreation Area. It is still in operation today.”
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Mohawk Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Mohawk Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Mohawk Island Light was built in Mohawk Island, Ontario, in 1848. “Located just off shore near Lowbanks, Ontario, this light originally guided ships heading for the harbor of Port Maitland and the first Welland Canal entrance. The entrance to the Canal was moved to Port Colborne 12 miles away, but the Mohawk Island Light remained in service until …
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Ram Island Ledge Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ram Island Ledge Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 72 foot tall, conical, granite block tower sits on a jagged stretch of rock which is visible only at low tide. The gray granite tower has the appearance of being very old, even though it is one of the more recently built lights. This light is easily seen from the Portland Head Light.” It was built in 1905.
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Stokes Bay Rear Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Stokes Bay Rear Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Stokes Bay Rear Range Light was built in Stokes Bay, Ontario in 1904. “This smaller square white wooden structure with red trim sits atop a white skeletal tower and is located on the eastern shore of the mainland at the south edge of Irish Harbour in Stokes Bay. The overall height of the structure is 61 feet.” It was automated in 1955.
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South Buffalo Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

South Buffalo Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

South Buffalo Light was built in Buffalo, New York in 1903. “This 30-foot tall conical, cast iron structure is located on the Lake Erie shore at the end of an industrial pier near the south entrance to the harbor. It is located on private property and can only be seen from afar or by boat.” It was automated in 1935.
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Prudence Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Prudence Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 30-foot tall octagonal granite tower was originally located on the southern end of Newport’s Goat Island. In 1851 it was dismantled and then reassembled at Sandy Point on Prudence Island. It was relighted in January of 1852.” It was built in 1823.
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Portland Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Portland Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 80 foot tall, conical rubblestone tower was the first lighthouse built in Maine. It is situated at the south entrance to Portland Harbor, adjacent to Fort Williams State Park. The station is currently owned by the town of Cape Elizabeth and the Museum at Portland Head Light has been located in the former keeper’s house since 1992.”
It was bui …
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Hog Island Shoal Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Hog Island Shoal Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 60-foot tall caisson-supported cast-iron lighthouse is similar in design to many built during the 1871-1915 period. It replaced the Hog Island Lightship that had been on station here since 1886. It is located near, and can be seen from, the Mount Hope River Bridge. The light is now automated.”
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Hereford Inlet Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Hereford Inlet Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This unique Victorian Stick Style dwelling marks the entrance to Hereford Inlet along the Atlantic Coast north of the Delaware Bay. The light tower rises out of the center of the house to a height of 57 feet. Surrounded by beautiful grdens, it is maintained by the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Commission and houses a museum.”
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Hillsboro Inlet Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Hillsboro Inlet Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Located between Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale on the north side of Hillsboro Inlet, this 137-foot tall octagonal, pyramidal iron skeleton tower has a metal cylinder housing the 175 stairs. This automated beacon is still active today.”
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Old Point Comfort Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Old Point Comfort Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Old Point Comfort Light was built in 1802 and is located in Hampton, Virginia. The lighthouse is registered on the National Register of Historic Places and was damaged in the Civil War but has since been “restored to its original condition.” “It is the second oldest lighthouse on the Chesapeake Bay”
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Hendricks Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Hendricks Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 39 foot tall, square, brick tower is the second light tower at the site, the first having been built in 1829. It is located on a small promontory on the west side of Southport Island, bordering the east side of the Sheepscot River mouth. The present tower originally held a fifth-order Fresnel lens that was replaced in 1979. The light was disc …
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Ocracoke Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ocracoke Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Ocracoke Light was built in 1823 and is located in Ocracoke, North Carolina. It is the oldest lighthouse in operation along the coast of North Carolina. This lighthouse replaced the lighthouse that was built on Shell Castle Island in 1798.
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Little Cumberland Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Little Cumberland Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located on the northern tip of Little Cumberland Island on St. Andrews Sound. It is the most southerly of Georgia’s five standing lighthouses. In the years prior to the Civil War, it was sometimes referred to as the St. Andrews Lighthouse. Surrounded by a heavy stand of trees, only the tip of the tower is visible from the water. Toda …
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Key West Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Key West Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light sits at the southern tip of Florida’s Keys. The tower is 86 feet tall, having been raised from its original height of 66 feet in 1894. The first lighthouse in Key West was built in 1825 closer to the shore on Whitehead Point, but was destroyed during a hurricane in 1846. This new tower was built on higher ground and further inland to he …
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Loop Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Loop Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light stands on the Clare shore at the Mouth of the Shannon which leads into the River Shannon. The first lighthouse here was built around 1670 and was a cottage-type light. That first light was replaced with a more conventional tower in 1802, and the present light built in 1854. It was converted to electricity in 1971 and automated in 1991. …
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Oak Island Light – ipl’s lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Oak Island Light – ipl2’s lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1958, this lighthouse “replaced the Cape Fear Light” and is located in Southport, North Carolina. Constructed out of “black, white, and gray” concrete this tower stands “155 feet tall.” “This light has the newest and most powerful beam of all American lighthouses.”
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Long Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Long Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This slightly tapered, square, white-washed brick tower marks the end of a sandy arm of land curving back toward Provincetown on Cape Cod. It is also known as the Provincetown Harbor Light. The tower is 38 feet tall, and is very similar in appearance to the nearby Wood End Light tower. It replaced the original light built in 1827 at this site.”
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Newport Harbor Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Newport Harbor Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Newport Harbor Light lighthouse is located on Goat Island, Rhode Island. The lighthouse station was built in 1865 out of granite stone and stands 35 feet tall. It was automated in 1963 and “was completely renovated by the Coast Guard in 1989.”
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Marblehead Light (Mass.) – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Marblehead Light (Mass.) – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 105-foot tall cast iron tower is the only skeletal lighthouse built in New England. It is located on Marblehead Neck at the entrance to Marblehead Harbor. It replaced a squat tower that had become obscured by new buildings in the area. That original tower was built in either 1833, 1836 or 1838 depending on which account one is to believe. The …
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Kyleakin Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Kyleakin Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 69 foot tall, white conical tower is located on the small island of Eilean Ban. It sits beneath the Skye bridge, which connects mainland Scotland to the Isle of Skye off the western coast of Scotland. It was designed by David and Thomas Stevenson. The light is not operational any more as navigational lights are now displayed on the bridge ins …
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Plymouth Light- ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Plymouth Light- ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Originally built as twin 39-foot tall octagonal pyramidal towers 30 feet apart, they were too close together to be effective. One of the lights was discontinued in 1924, but this remaining light is still in service. It is located on Gurnet Point on the north side of the entrance to Plymouth Bay. It is also known as the Gurnet Light. The site is no …
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Montauk Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Montauk Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Originally 78 feet tall and constructed of sandstone blocks from Connecticut, the height of this octagonal pyramidal tower was increased to 110 feet in 1860. The present two story Colonial, brick keeper’s house was also constructed in 1860. It housed a head keeper and his family and two assistant keepers. Today it houses a museum. Located at the e …
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Marshall Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Marshall Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 31 foot tall brick and granite tower replaced the original 1832 rubblestone tower. It stands at the southern tip of the peninsula and marks the east side of the entrance to Port Clyde Harbor. This current tower was originally equipped with a fifth-order Fresnel lens. The Fresnel lens was removed in 1935. Presently the tower is equipped with a …
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Morris Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Morris Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Located at the entrance to Charleston Harbor, the first light here was built in 1767 and was one of only two lighthouses found south of the Delaware Bay by the end of the Revolution. The original tower was destroyed during the Civil War. The keeper’s dwelling of this present light has been claimed by erosion and the tower itself is now surrounded …
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Minots Ledge Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Minots Ledge Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Originally built as an iron pile lighthouse in 1850, that first tower was downed by a storm in 1851. For the next nine years a lightship guarded the dangerous reefs around Minots Ledge. This present tower stands 97 feet tall and is built of granite blocks laid on top of foundation stones weighing two tons each. It is also known as the ‘lovers ligh …
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Plum Beach Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Plum Beach Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 54-foot tall cylindrical cast-iron caisson-supported tower sits near the Jamestown Bridge at the western entrance to Narragansett Bay. It became ineffective when the bridge was built in 1940 and was discontinued the next year. Abandoned a few years later, it has fallen to the elements and is badly deteriorated. Friends of Plum Beach Lighthous …
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Perkins Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Perkins Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 23 foot tall octagonal, wood tower sits on a seven-acre island along the eastern side of the Kennebec River. The two-story wood framed keeper’s house and barn were built at the same time as the tower. The tower originally held a fifth-order Fresnel lens which was removed when the station was automated. This light is the first of four Kennebec …
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Pemaquid Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Pemaquid Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 38 foot tall, conical rubblestone tower is located at Pemaquid Point on the western side of Muscongus Bay. It’s current fourth order Fresnel lens was installed in 1856 and was Maine’s first light to be automated in 1934. The tower is owned by the Coast Guard, but the remainder of the property is owned by the town of Bristol which operates the …
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Owls Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Owls Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Situated on a promontory south of Rockland Harbor in Penobscot Bay, this light is located in the scenic Owls Head State Park. Although the tower is only 20 feet tall, it sits on a hill that places it 100 feet above the water. A fourth-order Fresnel lens was installed in 1856 and still shines from the light today.”
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The Oktoberfest Website

The Oktoberfest Website

In English or German. This site has everything you ever wanted to know about Oktoberfest in Munich. Includes a gallery of pictures.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–Germany Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–German Social Life & Customs

Killantringan Light- ipl’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

Killantringan Light- ipl2’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

The Killantringan Light was built in 1900. It replaced the Portpatrick Light. Killantringan Light resides in Portpatrick, Scotland in the Irish Sea. “This 72 foot tall, white conical tower has an elevation 161 feet above sea level. Its light shines 25 miles out into the North Channel along the southwest coast of Scotland.”
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Hook Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

Hook Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

“This massive tower, located at the tip of Hook Head at the entrance to Waterford Harbour, was built around 1172 and even today remains in excellent condition.” Hook Head is located in the Irish Sea in Churchtown, Co Wexford, Ireland. This Light has an eccentric history including, functioning as a monastery and as a hub for counterfeit money. Hook …
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Howth Light – ipl’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

Howth Light – ipl2’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

The Howth Light is situated in the Irish Sea in Howth, Co Dublin, Ireland and was built in 1818. “This light is located on the pier-head in Howth Harbour on the northern shore of Howth Head… Howth Harbour was modernized in the early 1980’s and a modern tower built at the end of the East Pier Extension.”
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Galley Head Light – ipl’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

Galley Head Light – ipl2’s Lighthouse: A Photographic Journey

The Galley Head Light is located in the Irish Sea “on the southern tip of a headland known as Dundeady Island” in Castlefreke, Co Cork, Ireland. The lighthouse was built in 1878. It became electric in 1969 and fully automated in 1979. “The tower is 69 feet high and sits at the edge of a sheer cliff in a well-designed compound.”
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Dun Laoghaire East Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Dun Laoghaire East Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located at the end of the East Pier of Dun Laoghaire Harbour. It and the West Pier Light were built to guide into the harbour ships that were waiting to get into the Port of Dublin. When this light became a three-keeper station in 1949, the Principal Keeper moved into the dwelling of the unmanned West Pier Light, and the two assistan …
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Ducannon North Rear Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ducannon North Rear Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This harbour light was originally built at Roche’s Point in 1817. It was felt to be too small for that location, so it was dismantled and re-built at Duncannon. It is located three miles north of the entrance to Waterford Harbour on the Wexford shore. Along with the Duncannon Fort Light (Front Range) it forms a pair of range lights (leading lights …
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Dun Laoghaire West Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Dun Laoghaire West Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located at the end of the West Pier of Dun Laoghaire Harbour. It and the East Pier Light were built to guide into the harbour ships that were waiting to get into the Port of Dublin. In 1909 a fog horn was added to this station at the request of the London North-Western Railway. In 1949 the Principal Keeper from the East Pier Light mo …
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Duncannon Fort Front Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Duncannon Fort Front Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located in Duncannon Fort three miles north of the entrance to Waterford Harbour on the Wexford shore. Along with the Duncannon North Light (Rear Range) it forms a pair of range lights (leading lights) guiding ships over the bar of Duncannon.”
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Dunmore East Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Dunmore East Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located on the Waterford shore on the pier-head directly across the entrance to Waterford Harbour from the Hook Head tower. Its fluted Doric column and cast-iron lattice balcony make it unique among Irish lighthouses. It used oil lamps until 1922 when it was converted to acetylene. In 1964 it was converted to electricity.”
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Roche’s Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Roche’s Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Roche’s Point Light was built in 1835 and is located “at the site of an old watch tower at the entrance to Cork Harbor,” Ireland. “It replaced a smaller tower that had been built in 1817 but deemed too small for this location.” The “light stands 49 feet high and is 105 feet above high water.”
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Old Wicklow Head Lights – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Old Wicklow Head Lights – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Old Wicklow Head Lights are located in Wicklow County Wicklow, Ireland. There are two lights, an “upper, or rear, light”, and a “lower, or front, light”. “The rear light was discontinued in 1818 when new lights were built. A new upper light was built very close to the old front light that was torn down. This new upper light was discontinued in …
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Poolbeg Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Poolbeg Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Poolbeg Light is located in Dublin County Dublin, Ireland and “was built in 1768.” The “light sits at the end of the South Wall of the Port of Dublin which extends from Ringsend nearly four miles out into Dublin Bay. The original tower was built in 1768 and was re-built in 1820. The color of the tower has changed over the years from white to black …
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Portpatrick Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Portpatrick Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Portpatrick Light is located “at the harbor entrance in Portpatrick on the North Channel along the southwest coast of Scotland.” It was built in 1836 and decommissioned in 1900 “when the Killantringan Light became operational.”
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Wicklow Head Light – ipl???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Wicklow Head Light – ipl2???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1818 and automated in 1974, this light serves as a replacement for older lights along the Irish coast at Wicklow Head. This light is lower at “just 121 feet above high water level,” and it was improved in 1863 as well as “converted to gas in 1868, to incandescent paraffin vapour in 1906 and to electricity in 1976.” With the Wicklow Swash l …
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Youghal Light – ipl???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Youghal Light – ipl2???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1852 and electrified in 1964, Youghal Light is placed “on the site of the old Convent of St Anne ‘light tower’ that had been kept burning by the nuns for over 350 years from 1190 to 1542.” The granite tower is 43 feet high and extends “78 feet above high water.”
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Ballycotton Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ballycotton Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light, built with old red sandstone quarried on the island, was built along with the one at Mine Head when construction on the Capel Island light was suspended. It is located on Ballycotton Island just offshore from the southern tip along Ballycotton Bay. Originally the tower was a natural stone color. In 1892 a broad, black band was painted …
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Turnberry Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Turnberry Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Located in Scotland, UK, built in 1873 and automated in 1986, Turnberry Light is an “80 foot tall, [active] conical tower located on the southwest coast of Scotland at the entrance to the Firth of Clyde from the North Channel.” The powerful light in its white tower shines “95 feet above sea level” with “a range of 24 nautical miles.” Under the desi …
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Corsewall Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Corsewall Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Located at the northern tip of the Rhinns of Galloway (Galloway Peninsula) where Loch Ryan and the North Channel meet (southwest coast of Scotland), this light’s white conical tower stands 112 feet tall and shines 22 miles out to sea. It was designed by Robert Stevenson and is still an active aid. The former keeper’s quarters is now operated as th …
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Ballinacourty Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ballinacourty Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light, built with local limestone rock, is located on Ballinacourty Point, on the northern shore of Dungarvan Bay. It was at the request of merchants and shipowners that this harbour light was built, to help guide ships into Dungarvan Bay and up to safe anchorage.”
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Baily Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Baily Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located at the south-eastern tip of Howth Head which juts out into the Irish Sea at the entrance to Dublin Bay. There has been a light on this part of Howth Head, in one form or other, for over 300 years. The first actual lighthouse wasn’t built here until 1668, however. A second lighthouse was built in 1790. These first lights were …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–UK Travel And Tourism

Revista INTER-FORUM

Revista INTER-FORUM

Contains articles about political, social, and economic issues facing the Caribbean and Latin America in both Spanish and English.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South America; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Latin American Art Directory: South American, Central American, Mexican and Caribbean Art Gallery

Latin American Art Directory: South American, Central American, Mexican and Caribbean Art Gallery

The Latin American Art Directory is an online journal for Latin arts and culture. This site allows you to read biographies and interview transcripts with famous Latin American artists; read current articles on issues in the Latin America artists??? community; view and review Latin art collections from major museums; and browse a directory of museu …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Latin America; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

Memphis Magazine

Memphis Magazine

Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee)

Graham County, Arizona

Graham County, Arizona

Information on the region’s landscape and features, day trips, things to do, outdoor recreation, and places to stay.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Famous Austrians, Germans, and Swiss

Famous Austrians, Germans, and Swiss

In English. This site provides an A-Z list of famous Germans, Austrians, and Swiss, including political figures, artists, actors, and others. Each entry includes birth date, death date where applicable, and a short biography.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–German History; Reference–Biographies; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–German Social Life & Customs

Verde Valley Wine Trail

Verde Valley Wine Trail

Information about wineries etc. in the Cottonwood, Jerome, Sedona, Clarkdale, and Cornville areas. Includes area information, activities and a “Wine 101” section with wine basics, pairings, and glossary.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Cowboys & Indians – The Premiere Magazine of the West

Cowboys & Indians – The Premiere Magazine of the West

“An international magazine of the highest quality, Cowboys & Indians encompasses everything exceptional about the American West: history and legend, hardworking people, dramatic vistas, enduring values.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas); Arts & Humanities–Culture

The Irish Brigade

The Irish Brigade

“Devoted to the history of the 38th (Irish) Brigade, a unit of the British Army that gained an unrivalled reputation in the Allied campaigns in Tunisia, Sicily and Italy in World War II.” Includes virtual battlefield visits, eyewitness acounts, war diaries, and more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–Military History; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

Angola Monitor

Angola Monitor

News and views on Angolan issues. Published by Action for Southern Africa (ACTSA).
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa

Electronic Journal of Africana Bibliography

Electronic Journal of Africana Bibliography

“The Electronic Journal of Africana Bibliography (EJAB) is a refereed online journal of bibliographies on any aspect of Africa, its peoples, their homes, cities, towns, districts, states, countries, regions, including social, economic sustainable development, creative literature, the arts, and the Diaspora.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

National Archives of Australia

National Archives of Australia

Search the holdings for files, photographs, posters, maps, architectural drawings, films, playscripts, musical scores and sound recordings relating to Australian government, culture and history.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Australia

Visit Panama

Visit Panama

The official website of the Republic of Panama offers information on planning trips to Panama, an events calendar, possible accommodations, news and other information for travelers. Available in English.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Central America Travel & Tourism

Biology Week

Biology Week

“A weekly publication listing biology seminars and symposia in the Boston/Cambridge area”. Site is updated weekly, and includes both the current issue and the previous issue. Also available in a printed version or by e-mail.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Science & Technology–Life Sciences

Mundo Amazonico (Amazon World)

Mundo Amazonico (Amazon World)

An open access serial publication of the Instituto Amaz??nico de Investigaciones IMANI of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Sede Amazonia. It accepts original contributions in Spanish, Portuguese or English with an emphasis on Panamazonia.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–South American History; Regional & Country Information–South America–South American Social Life & Customs; Social Sciences–Anthropology

The National Security Archive Latin America Projects

The National Security Archive Latin America Projects

This amazing site is an online repository for recently de-classified U.S. government documents. This collection contains 20th century documents pertaining to U.S. foreign policy and intervention throughout Latin America during periods of unrest, revolution, and war. The countries covered are Chile, Mexico, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras, Cuba a …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Mexican History; Regional & Country Information–Latin America; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Central American History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–South American History

The Asia Rice Foundation

The Asia Rice Foundation

Designed by a regional nonprofit organization, Asia Rice Foundation, this site provides information about how rice shapes cultures, traditions and rituals. Be sure to check “Learn about Rice” and learn for about rice. You can get recipes from different countries in “Let’s Eat.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Middle East Virtual Library

Middle East Virtual Library

“An information portal for Middle East and Islamic Studies. It provides access to online information and to digital records of printed and other offline media and thus supports the concept of a hybrid library for Middle East and Islamic Studies.” Featured are the following types of resources: * Special Subject Guide for electronic resources relevan …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Regional & Country Information–Middle East; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Islam

Azerbaijan International

Azerbaijan International

“Azerbaijan International is an independent magazine published since 1993 and committed to the discussion of issues related to Azerbaijanis around the world.” In addition to magazine articles, this site contains information on other topics of interest, including music, art, and international business. Also contains personal accounts written by Az …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

The Internet Living Swahili Dictionaries

The Internet Living Swahili Dictionaries

Browse or search three dictionaries: English-Swahili, Swahili-English, and Russian-Swahili. This project, sponsored by an international organization for linguistic research and community service, also offers specialized Swahili vocabulary lists and downloadable text files of the dictionaries.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Swahili; Reference–Dictionaries–Non-English

Encyclopaedia of the Orient

Encyclopaedia of the Orient

A reference tool allowing searches on anything concerning the Arabic World, “built on the idea that improved knowledge between the Muslim world and the countries of Europe and North America was extremely important both for the people suffering from misunderstandings and artificial distance, and for helping to avoid the crisis predicted by scholars …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History; Regional & Country Information–Middle East; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Islam

Africa South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources

Africa South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources

This comprehensive directory of African resources covers many topics including: Current Events/News (including African newspapers), Art, Culture, Education, History, Maps, Music, Politics, Religion, Travel, and more. Country information is also included, as is regional information for Central, East, Southern and West Africa, as well as the Indian O …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Education; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Regional & Country Information–Africa; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Africa; Reference–Web Directories; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Civil Rights; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Women; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Government And Politics

Uysal-Walker Archive of Turkish Oral Narrative

Uysal-Walker Archive of Turkish Oral Narrative

This site gives users access to the Archive of Turkish Narrative created by its three founders, located in the Special Collections section of Texas Tech University Library. It includes audio-taped narratives of the citizens of the Turkish Republic, guides, images, translations and music.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Hugoye: Journal of Syriac Studies

Hugoye: Journal of Syriac Studies

“An electronic journal dedicated to the study of the Syriac tradition.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Art and Life in Africa Online

Art and Life in Africa Online

This site contains photographs and descriptions of African art objects. It is a selected chapter of the site owner’s CD-ROM, showing the African art objects that are present and used during the different phases of an African’s life, from birth to death. A bonus is that the photographic images rotate so you can see the pieces from all angles! Pl …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Regional & Country Information–Africa; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Croatia, an Overview of its History, Culture, and Science

Croatia, an Overview of its History, Culture, and Science

This site gives an overview of Croatian history and culture, including information on Croatian language and dialects, and also a section on Croatian scientists and scientific history. The historical and cultural overview section includes photographs of relics and artifacts from Croatian history.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library

Part of the WWW Virtual Library, this is a global collaborative project which provides access in bibliographic and in hypertext terms to networked scholarly documents, resources and information systems concerned with or relevant to Asian Studies. Areas covered are divided into: Middle East, Caucasus, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Central Asia, Pacifi …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

BBC World Service – Australia Floods: “Inland Sea” Moves Across Victoria

BBC World Service – Australia Floods: “Inland Sea” Moves Across Victoria

This article on the BBC Asia-Pacific News describes a recent major flood that occurred in Australia. You can read some background information and find links to other stories about the Australian flood at the BBC World Service.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Australian History; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology

European Address/Telephone Directories at the Library of Congress

European Address/Telephone Directories at the Library of Congress

The site provides indexes of address and telephone directories of many countries in Europe, with each arranged by city or region and in chronological order. There are links from the country page to other sites for more information as well as a few digitized directories.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics

Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics

This is the official site of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. It provides statistical information including population census, analytical report, and development planning, literacy and disability maps.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Bangladesh

Web Japan

Web Japan

“This searchable site provides reliable information on Japan across many different genres including culture, sightseeing, society, history and nature. The content is provided primarily in English.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Japanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan–Japan Travel & Tourism

The South Asian Literary Recordings Project

The South Asian Literary Recordings Project

Part of the Library of Congress’ Archive of Recorded World Literature, this “project has captured the readings of prominent South Asian poets, novelists, and playwrights. The authors recorded so far represent more than fifteen of the languages of India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Indian History

Digital Egypt for Universities

Digital Egypt for Universities

A learning and teaching resource for higher education aimed to assist teaching across all disciplines. Contains 3000 pages created by Wolfram Grajetzki; 300 pages by Stephen Quirke and invited contributors; 3d reconstructions of 14 archaeological sites by Narushige Shiode.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History–Antiquity; Regional & Country Information–Middle East; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Asia on RootsWorld

Asia on RootsWorld

Interested in Asian music? Check out this web-based periodical with music reviews, audio clips, and feature articles, categorized by specific regions, including Japan, China, and Tibet.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History

Internet East Asian History Sourcebook

Internet East Asian History Sourcebook

A hugely comprehensive sourcebook providing full text primary source materials available online for researching the history of China, Japan, and Korea from ancient to modern times.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Korean History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Taiwanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwanese History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Royal Insights

Royal Insights

“A monthly guide to the life and work of Britain’s Royal Family.” Activities, engagements, foreign tours, and photo tours of members of the Royal Family. Archive of past issues, April 1999 to present.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

KACIKE: Journal of Caribbean Amerindian History and Anthropology

KACIKE: Journal of Caribbean Amerindian History and Anthropology

“The main purpose of this serial is to gather in one primary forum, ungoing research and writing on Caribbean Amerindians. It features an historical dimension to the study of Caribbean Amerindian society and culture, extending before 1492 and after. Looking through the challenging and complex lens of the Caribbean Amerindian presence, its aim is to …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Caribbean History

The Hungarian Quarterly

The Hungarian Quarterly

Provides “an independent, lively and inside view on the economy, society, history and culture of a country – and a region – in the throes of unprecedented change. Cutting through the language barrier it publishes the best of contemporary fiction and poetry in quality translation, carries book reviews, essays on archeology, music, the fine arts, the …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

Africultures Newsletter

Africultures Newsletter

Articles and interviews on lesser-known aspects of African culture. Literature, music and film reviews.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Regional & Country Information–Africa

African Studies Quarterly: The Online Journal of African Studies

African Studies Quarterly: The Online Journal of African Studies

“ASQ is an interdisciplinary, fully refereed, online journal dedicated to publishing the finest scholarship relating to the African continent.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Regional & Country Information–Africa; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Indigenous Australia

Indigenous Australia

“Information on Indigenous Australia including Cultural Heritage, Spirituality, Family, Land and Social Justice… a Glossary and an Indigenous Australia Timeline. Stories of the Dreaming section features 20 stories from the cultures of Indigenous Australians, collected from all over Australia. They reflect an essential part of the life of Indigeno …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Australian History

Kamat’s Potpourri: The History, Mystery, and Diversity of India

Kamat’s Potpourri: The History, Mystery, and Diversity of India

“A large searchable archive of documents, pictures, articles, and citations on the history, mystery, and diversity of India; includes a section on Gandhi, a photo archive and interesting trivia on the Indian subcontinent.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Indian History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Virtual City of Ani

Virtual City of Ani

An exhibit on the Armenian city of Ani, which reached the height of its prosperity in the 11th century. Maps, an extensive collection of images, and essays on the city, its religion, arts and central Asian culture of the time.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Medieval (Middle Ages) History

National Atlas of the United States

National Atlas of the United States

Interactive Layered maps of the United States providing sections on: elevation and terrain, exotic species maps, animated vegetation growth and interactive maps within your browser. Map layers can be downloaded from the USGS free via FTP. Maps have zoom function that allows users to examine over 2 million entries closely.
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States

Infoplease: Taiwan

Infoplease: Taiwan

Infoplease provides comprehensive information about Taiwan in brief view. Be sure to check “Encyclopedia of Taiwan”; it provides more detailed information about land, people, history, economy, government and bibliography.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Taiwanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwanese History

Taiwan History

Taiwan History

This site shows maps, detailed history and FAQ about Taiwan in English, Chinese and Japanese. It also provides an interesting brief Taiwan history with music and photos and some Taiwanese folk music in Flash.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Taiwanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwanese History

Southern Sudan Referendum Commission – 2011 Southern Sudan Referendum Out-of-Country Registration and Voting (OCV)

Southern Sudan Referendum Commission – 2011 Southern Sudan Referendum Out-of-Country Registration and Voting (OCV)

Contains information from the SSRC for southern Sudanese living outside of Sudan on eligibility, how to register to vote, where to vote, voting guide, FAQs, and the English text of the Referendum Act of 2009 which set the legal basis for the 2011 referendum.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Southern Sudan 2011

Southern Sudan 2011

Official referendum results posted by the Southern Sudan Referendum Commission, the official body responsible for the 2011 referendum on independence for southern Sudan.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups

Southern Sudan Referendum Commission

Southern Sudan Referendum Commission

This is the official website of the Southern Sudan Referendum Commission (SSRC), available in English and Arabic. The SSRC organized the voting in north and south Sudan, and in eight countries worldwide with significant populations of southern Sudanese expatriates. The website details the formation and role of the SSRC, it’s members, goals and how …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups

Euro Data Map

Euro Data Map

A resource for economic data, such as GDP growth, inflation rate, and budget deficit, of select European countries. This site may not work with some browsers, though a text-only version of the information is also available.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Regional & Country Information–Europe

Africa Update

Africa Update

The quarterly newsletter of the African Studies Program at Central Connecticut State University, Africa Update covers “political, social and cultural life in Africa.” Current and archived issues are available on the website, along with editorial information.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa

U.S. Census Bureau International Database

U.S. Census Bureau International Database

The International Data Base offers demographic and socio-economic data for “countries and areas of the world with a population of 5,000 or more.” Data goes back as far as 1950. See the introductory page to find general information about the database and to view graphs and other pre-aggregated data on world population.
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Live Out Loud

Live Out Loud

A monthly publication that covers the luxury lifestyle in and around South Africa. Feature subjects include art, decor, fitness, finance and technology.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Outdoor Recreation

On Safari

On Safari

Safari information for East Africa, South Africa and Southern Africa. Includes an alphabetical listing of camps and an index to safari activities.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism

Japan Echo

Japan Echo

“Presents translations of significant articles from the Japanese media about politics, business and the economy, society, culture, and other topics of current interest within Japan. We also translate and publish other periodicals and books about Japan for non-Japanese readers.” This is also available in French and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Health Canada Online

Health Canada Online

“Health Canada is the federal department responsible for helping the people of Canada maintain and improve their health. In partnership with provincial and territorial governments, Health Canada provides national leadership to develop health policy, enforce health regulations, promote disease prevention and enhance healthy living for all Canadians. …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

World Desk Reference

World Desk Reference

“Each of the world’s nations is analysed in up to 19 subject areas…. An invaluable guide to … the world’s most important places, including alternative spellings and recent place-name changes; More than 5,000 illustrations, charts and diagrams, and over 600 maps, 25,000 facts and statistics.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Reference–Geography

Atlas of Canada

Atlas of Canada

A searchable site providing access to Canadian geographical information. Broad subject areas are physical, economic, and human geography, with more specific categories in each subject area. Search for sites within the Atlas itself and for resources of the National Atlas of Canada, Statistics Canada and other related geographical resources.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Visit Maldives

Visit Maldives

This is the official site of the The Maldives Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB). It provides Maldives tourism information including geography, history, culture, festivals, airport and accommodation.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Maldives–Maldives Travel & Tourism

Taiwan: The Heart of Asia

Taiwan: The Heart of Asia

This searchable site designed by Taiwan Tourism Bureau provides Taiwan profile, attractions with photos and introduction, maps, weather, and travel tips in Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean and German. Be sure to check the clip, “Beyond your expectations”, on the lower right hand of the page.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

Study in Taiwan

Study in Taiwan

This site provides information about the education system in Taiwan, including a list of websites of colleges and universities that are well-organized. It also presents information about the background of Taiwan and living in Taiwan.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan; Education–International Education

Welcome Nepal

Welcome Nepal

This is the official site of Nepal Tourism Board. It provides comprehensive information on Nepal including travel guides, calendar of events and accommodations.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Nepal–Nepal Travel & Tourism

Sri Lanka Tourism

Sri Lanka Tourism

This is the official site of the tourism board of the Sri Lanka which provides information on attractions, accommodations and events. It also presents downloadable PDF brochures and interactive maps.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka–Sri Lanka Travel & Tourism

Round Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Round Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Round Island Light is located on Round Island, Michigan, and was built in 1895. It become an automated lighthouse in 1924, and was eventually decommissioned in 1947. It marked the dangerous shoals between Round Island and Mackinac Island. It is located in the Straits of Mackinac in between Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Tawas Point Light (Winter) – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Tawas Point Light (Winter) – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Originally built in 1852, the Tawas Point Light had to be moved in 1876 because Tawas Point (also known as Ottawa Point) on which it sits had moved more than a mile due to shifting sands! Tawas point sits at the end of a peninsula which separates Tawas Bay from Lake Huron. The light is still in operation and is under the care of the US Coast Guard …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Vermilion Light (Replica) – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Vermilion Light (Replica) – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

This structure, built in 1991, is an exact replica of the 1877 Vermilion Lighthouse that was torn down in 1929. The Vermilion Light replica is on the grounds of the Inland Seas Maritime Museum overlooking Lake Erie.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

White Rock Memorial Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

White Rock Memorial Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1996, “this light was as a private residence and memorial to the 1856 White Rock Lighthouse which was destroyed by fire in 1871. This light is not a replica of that original light, but is similar in design.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Point Clark Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Point Clark Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1859, “this 90 foot-high tower with its white brick and red trim is one of the six Imperial Towers built to guard the waters around the Bruce Peninsula and into southern Georgian Bay. In 1967, Point Clark became the first Ontario lighthouse to be named a National Historic Site. The keeper’s house has been turned into a marine museum.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Canada Travel & Tourism

Portage River Light – ipl???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Portage River Light – ipl2???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1870, “This round brick 65 foot tower is attached to a single-story rectangular brick keepers dwelling. It was originally constructed to mark the entrance to the Portage River. It is now a private residence.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Kenosha (Southport) Light – ipl???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Kenosha (Southport) Light – ipl2???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1866 and decommissioned in 1906, the Kenosha (Southport) Light, “….is located next to Simmons Island Park in Kenosha. It is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is being restored by the Kenosha County Historical Society. The tower now displays a metal replica of the original lantern room which makes it look dignifie …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Port Washington Breakwater Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Port Washington Breakwater Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1935, Port Washington Breakwater Light, …”is a white square steel tower resting on a four-legged square concrete base. It is typical of the modern design and is identical to the Indiana Harbor East Breakwater Light. (Photo 1989, Trip #8)”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Copper Harbor Rear Range Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Copper Harbor Rear Range Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1869, automated in 1937, “This keepers dwelling also housed the original rear range light. It is now the residence of the assistant manager of Fort Wilkins State Park. The current rear range light is atop a nearby steel tower.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Sodus Point Light – ipl???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sodus Point Light – ipl2???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“The original lighthouse built at this site on Lake Ontario was erected in 1825. The current 45 foot tall square limestone tower and attached two-story limestone residence was completed in June of 1871. Today it houses a maritime museum run by the Sodus Bay Historical Society.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Sheboygan Breakwater Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sheboygan Breakwater Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

In 1915, the Sheboygan Breakwater Light was built in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. “This light was originally fitted with a round cast iron lantern, but today it has a glass lens lantern mounted on top of the conical steel tower. It sits at the end of a .3 mile breakwater that reaches out into Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Sheboygan River.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

South Manitou Island Light — ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

South Manitou Island Light — ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

This page includes an image of the South Manitou Island Light, as well is basic information about it’s creation (built 1871) and location (South Manitou Island, Michigan). The original lighthouse was rebuilt, although the keeper’s residence is the same. It is now a historical museum.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Bete Grise (Mendota) Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Bete Grise (Mendota) Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This pale yellow two story dwelling with attached square tower is located on the Mendota Ship Canal linking Lac La Belle with Lake Superior. It is also known as the Mendota Light. . . . The private owners reactivated the light on July 5, 1998.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Passage Island Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Passage Island Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This octagonal fieldstone light tower is attached to the 1.5 story Norman Gothic keepers quarters . . . and sits at the southwestern end of Passage Island. . . . The tower is 44 feet high with a focal plane of 78 feet. It originally held a fourth order Fresnel lens which was removed in 1989. This still active light is identical to the Sand Island …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Sand Island Light (WI) – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Sand Island Light (WI) – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1881 and automated in 1921, this Sand Island Light is located in Sand Island, Wisconsin. “This light is located on the western side of Lake Superior’s Apostle Islands. The original brownstone structure has survived the years well intact. In 1933 the automated light was moved from the lighthouse to a metal tower standing in front of it. The …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Niagara River Range Lights – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Niagara River Range Lights – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Niagara River Range Lights was built in 1903 in Niagara-on-the-Lake in Ontario, Canada. “These lights sit on the western bank of the Niagara River where it opens into Lake Ontario. The front light (at left) is located in a small marina.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Eagle Harbor Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Eagle Harbor Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Eagle Harbor Light was built in 1871 on the Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan. “This light is located 32 miles northeast of Houghton. A fog signal building was added in 1895. It is still an active light and the keepers dwelling is operated as a public museum.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

McGulpin’s Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

McGulpin’s Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

McGulpin’s Point Light was built in 1896, in Mackinaw City, Michigan. “This light, near Fort Michilimackinac, is now a private residence. The lantern room has been removed, but the distinctive octoganal brick tower remains. (Photo 1987, Trip #2)” (ipl2.org)
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Braddock Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Braddock Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This light is located just west of Rochester, New York along the Lake Ontario shore. By 1954 the tower had suffered such extensive damage that the upper two-thirds had to be removed. Today, the lighthouse, with its squat, truncated tower, is a private residence.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Grosse Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Grosse Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This 90-foot-tall light tower was originally made of brick but its walls were covered with 4 inches of concrete in 1914 to prevent further deterioration. … It was relighted in 1946 and is still maintained as a private aid to navigation.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Geoscience Basics – Fabulous Facts About Australia

Geoscience Basics – Fabulous Facts About Australia

Geographic and geologic history of Australia. Includes maps, dimensions, information about landforms (deserts, mountains, etc.), and the landscape of Australian capital cities.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics); Math And Science–Earth Science–Volcanos; Our World–Oceania & Antarctica–Australia; Math And Science–Earth Science–Oceans, Lakes & Rivers

Homes & Living

Homes & Living

Online version of Homes & Living magazine, focusing on Vancouver Island, Victoria, and Nanaimo British Columbia. Articles on home remodeling and decor, fine dining, and weekend getaways; profiles of island communities; and digital archives of the print magazine.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Canada Travel & Tourism; Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services–House & Home; Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden

The Satellite Sentinel Project

The Satellite Sentinel Project

The war-torn African nation of Sudan remains (as of 2011) rife with potential for warfare between its Northern and Southern borders, and actor-activist George Clooney visualized a website that could monitor its borders so that action can be taken should battle – and the rampant human rights violations that accompany it – be reignited. Partnered wi …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Foreign Policy & International Relations; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Northwest Business Monthly Magazine

Northwest Business Monthly Magazine

Online version of this monthly regional magazine covering business news relevant to four Washington state counties: Whatcom, Skagit, Island and San Juan. Encompasses full-text content of the most current issue and back issues from 2005 forward.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Cape Vincent Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Cape Vincent Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Build in 1900, decommissioned in 1951, “This 15 foot tall square, white, wooden tower stands alongside Market Street greeting visitors to the town of Cape Vincent. It was moved here in 1951 from its original location at the end of a stone wall that jutted out into the St. Lawrence River.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Whitefish Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Whitefish Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“The lighthouse at Whitefish Point stands guard over the area known as the Graveyard of the Lakes, the site of many major shipwrecks, including the Edmund Fitzgerald in 1975. The current ‘iron pile’ tower replaced an earlier structure which was ill suited to survive the harsh Lake Superior winters. The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society opera …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Grand Marais Harbor Lights – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Grand Marais Harbor Lights – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Two range lights, one on the pier, the other on the shore (shown here), mark the boundary between West Bay and Lake Superior. The old keeper’s house in downtown Grand Marais is now home to a maritime museum.”

It was built in 1922.

Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Presqu’ile Point Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Presqu’ile Point Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“Overlooking Lake Ontario and guarding Presqu’ile Bay, this lanternless 67 foot tall octagonal tower is now part of Presqu’ile Provincial Prk. The Museum of Natural History is housed inside the keeper’s house.”

It was built in 1840.

Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Isle Royale Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Isle Royale Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“This still active light is located on Menagerie Island about two miles off the southern shore of Isle Royale in Lake Superior. The 61 foot tall, octagonal sandstone tower is attached to a two story red sandstone keepers quarters, and originally held a fourth order Fresnel lens. The light is part of the Isle Royale National Park.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Clair Flats Old Channel Range Lights – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Clair Flats Old Channel Range Lights – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“These lights were first built in 1859 and the taller rear light tower has survived intact. The front light started to lean badly and its foundation began to settle. In 1875 the present tower was erected. Once again, however, the tower is leaning noticeably. The lights were placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

False Duck Island Light- ipl???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

False Duck Island Light- ipl2???s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Built in 1967, 30 foot tall False Duck Island Light “was built as a memorial to the seamen of Prince Edward County who had lost their lives in Lake Ontario waters. The lantern and light atop the tower are from the original lighthouse on False Duck Island which served from 1829 until 1965, when a new, modern structure was built on the island. This m …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

St. Joseph North Pier Inner & Outer Lights – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

St. Joseph North Pier Inner & Outer Lights – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“The first light at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, completed in 1832, was the first lighthouse constructed on Lake Michigan. These two pier lights which eventually replaced it are still in operation today, one of the few still active pier light systems on the Great Lakes. These lights were the featured Lake Michigan lighthouse on the Great Lake …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage

This government website offers a variety of information on topics such as aboriginal culture and heritage, archaeology, architecture, archives and libraries, historic sites, museums, multiculturalism, sports and recreation, among others.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Expert

Expert

“Expert magazine is Russia’s leading business weekly published in Moscow since August 1995….Each issue of Expert includes headlines on Russian Business, Economics and Finance, International Business, Science and Technology, Politics, Society, Arts, and Books thus covering all aspects of current affairs in Russia and in the world. ” In Russian.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia

The Irrawaddy – Covering Burma and Southeast Asia

The Irrawaddy – Covering Burma and Southeast Asia

This online version of the print magazine features news about Burma and Southeast Asia. It includes, news, regional information, business, opinion, interviews and special features such as an election watch, or multimedia content.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Lao National Tourism Administration

Lao National Tourism Administration

Provides offical tourism information on the Southeast Asian country Laos. Information on hotels, restaurants, natural sights, handiwork, festivals,and art and culture. Beautiful pictures of the people and country.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Laos–Laos Travel & Tourism

AME Info

AME Info

“The ultimate Middle East business resource” includes company news and news from selected industries, exhibitions and events, travel guide, country facts, a business directory and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Regional & Country Information–Middle East; Business & Economics–Business Directories

Irish Government in Crisis – The Independent

Irish Government in Crisis – The Independent

The financial crisis has not finished claiming victims. The Independent from Ireland reports that Ireland’s Green Party called for general elections to be held, and for the current government to be dissolved. This comes after politicians accepted a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other European countries in 2010.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

That’s Not Cool

That’s Not Cool

Where do you draw your (digital) line? This website helps you take a stance to tell people, “That’s Not Cool” when they stalk you on the internet or pressure you to text naked pictures of yourself. Cool videos, call out cards and “what if” games help you draw the line.
Subject: Technology–Cyberculture; Health And Sexuality–Abuse And Exploitation

NetState

NetState

Which state was the first state added to the Union? Why does the Florida quarter read ???gateway to discovery???? Find out this and more information about the 50 states here.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Our World–North America–USA–50 States

Social Science Japan Journal: An International Journal of Social Science Research on Japan

Social Science Japan Journal: An International Journal of Social Science Research on Japan

“Social Science Japan Journal, a new English-language, internationally refereed journal of the Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, will publish original papers on social science issues related to modern Japan, including comparative work and studies of international relations. All disciplines in the social sciences are represented in t …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Social Sciences; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

Monitor

Monitor

A Serbian weekly magazine from Podgorica, Montenegro, Yugoslavia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

The Liberty Press

The Liberty Press

“The monthly lesbian and gay news magazine for the state of Kansas.” There is also a separate edition for the Kansas City area. “The Liberty Press and The Liberty Press KC keeps you informed of local, state and national issues, social happenings, theatrical events and much more.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Independence Hall of Korea

Independence Hall of Korea

This site provides information on the Independence Hall of Korea located in Chungnam province. It includes visitor information including transportation, admission and main exhibition. In the cyber gallery, the exhibition of each floor is informed with navigation map.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

World News: Congo

World News: Congo

News stories and background information on Congo, covering the civil war and rebel movement, international peacekeeping efforts, AIDS/HIV, violence against women, and related topics. Includes video clips, analysis, and related links. From the Guardian Unlimited, the online companion to the British newspaper The Guardian.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War; Africa; Congo, Democratic Republic Of The

India PR Blog

India PR Blog

“India PR Blog discusses trends and issues in the public relations and communications, marketing, advertising, and social media marketing space in India. The blog also provides resources, tips, and tools for the practice of PR and digital marketing for communications professionals.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs; Regional & Country Information Blogs

Chongdong Theater

Chongdong Theater

Chongdong Theater is a major theater in Seoul for Korean traditional performing arts which focuses on supporting traditional art performances and training young performers. This site provides performance and event information, news, newspaper articles, education programs, and directory of Korean traditional artists.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

National Archives of India

National Archives of India

Enter terms in the search box to find listings of non-current Indian government records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Asia

The National Scenic Areas on Taiwan

The National Scenic Areas on Taiwan

This site presents information on national scenic area in Taiwan. It provides visitor information of each area with a clickable map.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

Coast Bend Winter Texans

Coast Bend Winter Texans

“Free Texas travel guide for Seniors, Winter Texans and Snowbirds that provides coupons, discounts and savings for lodging, camping, dining, travel and entertainment within the Coastal Bend and South Texas along the Gulf of Mexico.” Published from December through March.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Country Studies

Country Studies

Studies published between 1988 and 1998 covering geography, society, economy, transportation, communications, government, politics and history of over 100 countries . Search, or browse alphabetically by continent.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Latin America; Regional & Country Information–Africa; Reference–Geography; Regional & Country Information–Asia; Regional & Country Information–Europe; Regional & Country Information–South America; Regional & Country Information–Australia; Regional & Country Information–Caribbean; Regional & Country Information–South Pacific; Regional & Country Information–North America; Regional & Country Information–Middle East; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Geography

Japan of Today

Japan of Today

Web directory. Provides substantial Website resources related to Japan, including a directory of approximately 3,000 websites. Topics covered include government, current news, politics, society, business, economy, mass media, and culture.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

Czech Republic- Official Website of the Czech Repubic

Czech Republic- Official Website of the Czech Repubic

The official website of the Czech Republic run by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, offers information on various aspects of Czech society. Sub-pages include: 1. economy, business and science 2. tourism and sport 3. cultural heritage 4. work and study. Contains useful, current demographic, currency exchange rates, weather and …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Incredible India

Incredible India

Trip planning tools, holiday ideas, and information on history, culture, geography, food, from India???s Ministry of Tourism
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India–India Travel & Tourism

ZNet Latin America Watch

ZNet Latin America Watch

At this site you will find a searchable compendium of Latin America-related articles from a variety of authors. Topics include social movements, U.S. policy toward the region, trade agreements, and more. Also contains links to a number of other source pages relating to Latin America, organized by topic.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Latin America

AskAsia.org

AskAsia.org

AskAsia.org is a website for students and teachers covering countries in Asia. It covers the time from early civilization to current events.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Our World–Asia

Asia Profiles

Asia Profiles

Asia Profiles is an online resource developed by the Asia Society to find maps and statistics for individual countries. It provides a web of comparing statistics between countries.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Uniquely Singapore: The official website for tourist information on Singapore

Uniquely Singapore: The official website for tourist information on Singapore

This is Singapore Tourism Board’s official tourism information site. It provides a wide variety of information about food, shopping, accomodations, entertainments and festivals in Singapore.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Singapore–Singapore Travel & Tourism

Das Bundesarchiv (Federal Archives of the Federal Republic of Germany)

Das Bundesarchiv (Federal Archives of the Federal Republic of Germany)

In German. The archives of the Federal Republic of Germany hosts a virtual gallery on the site, which includes images of film posters from pre-WWII Germany and political posters, among other items. An English translation of the site is in the planning stages.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany–German History

Virtual Museum of Canada

Virtual Museum of Canada

This site, a partnership between CHIN and Canada’s museum community, brings to the Web exhibits and information about Canada’s diverse cultural heritage. See virtual exhibits, locate museums and other cultural attractions using an interactive map, and browse the image gallery. Also includes a teacher’s center, games for children, and a calender …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Canada Travel & Tourism; Arts & Humanities–Culture; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada; General

News24

News24

“News24 is the on-line Internet news service operated by Naspers Ltd. News24 updates breaking news 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, specializing in South and southern African news and events elsewhere in Africa. News24 brings you up to date on major international news events.” Includes links to several South African newspapers.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Reference–News & Current Events

Salou Scene

Salou Scene

Comprehensive travel guide to Salou, Spain. Provides information on accommodations, events and entertainment, attractions, maps, nightlife and more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism

Nairobi Kenya Travel

Nairobi Kenya Travel

NairobiKenya.com is a “comprehensive online travel guide for all major tourist destinations in the city of Nairobi, Kenya.” Provides information on hotels, restaurants, weather reports, news and events and travel guides.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism

China Earthquake Information

China Earthquake Information

Provides seismological information about China, including “historic information, institutions, maps, notable earthquakes, and recent earthquakes.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics)

TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies

TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies

A peer-reviewed Canadian journal which publishes scholarly research on Canadian culture and society, with an emphasis on multiple Canadian and transnational perspectives, traditions, and debates.
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

A Glance at Taiwan

A Glance at Taiwan

This is the official site of Republic of China Tourism Bureau which provides a wide variety of photographs classified by six categories: Nature beauty, Cultural Beauty, Cities, Towns and Regions, Living in Taiwan, The Landscape of Architecture and Special Events.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

What’s on Korea

What’s on Korea

This site presents Korea tourism information including Korean cusine, events and attractions. It also provides theme tour information with pictures and brief discriptions.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

Onlanka

Onlanka

Onlanka is a hub for the Sri Lankan community across the world. It draws together tools for forming a social network (chat, email, friends) and information about Sri Lanka (such as news, information on the country).
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka

BBC News Country Profiles

BBC News Country Profiles

BBC country profiles “provide an instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries, territories, and international organizations. Provides related news reports, a chronology of key events, leaders and media.
Subject: Regional & Country Information

GEOnet Names Server

GEOnet Names Server

This database allows searching for geographic information on countries outside of the United States. It includes not only towns, cities and other populated places, but also features like rivers, lakes, roads, tunnels, schools, even individual rocks and other obscure features. The database will provide exact latitude and longitude information for th …
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Reference–Geography

African Travel Gateway

African Travel Gateway

Photographs and maps of East African countries. General and travel information includes: climate, clothing needs, health, history, geography, campsites, visa requirements, currency, banks, and language.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism

Philly Future – Philadelphia Blogs

Philly Future – Philadelphia Blogs

Interested in Philadelphia? Philly Future is a collection of online writers, commentators and community bloggers writing about news, opinion, sport and arts and entertainment in the Greater Philadelphia region. Includes many links to resources for the area.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Regional & Country Information Blogs

Louisiana Homes and Gardens Magazine Online

Louisiana Homes and Gardens Magazine Online

Louisiana lifestyle magazine with substantive articles and features focused on homes, gardens, art, people, food and illustrated throughout with high quality photographs.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–General Gardening; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–Lawns & Landscaping; Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–Home Construction; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Recipes & Cookbooks

City Journal

City Journal

One of the nation’s premier urban-policy magazines, it covers a wide range of issues, from school financing to urban architecture, as well as “the latest theorizing emanating from the law schools, the charitable foundations, even the schools of public health.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Terrorism; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Housing

Oregon Watchdog

Oregon Watchdog

Compiled by the Taxpayer Association of Oregon, this site is a daily compilation of news articles concerning politics in Oregon. Subscribe to their news feed or search for specific topics. Site also includes an archive of governmental press releases.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

Queensland State Archives

Queensland State Archives

Search Queensland???s largest collection of government records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Australia

National Archives of Japan

National Archives of Japan

Search for records of government documents of various Japanese ministries and agencies. Some links to digital images of artifacts.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Asia

Tasmanian Archives Online

Tasmanian Archives Online

Search the holdings for Tasmania government records including some dating back to the first twenty years of settlement.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Australia

National Archives of South Africa (NASA)

National Archives of South Africa (NASA)

Search the records of the governments in South Africa. Records include those from national, provincial and local government levels, and include court records, estate papers of deceased, records of property rights and tenure and others.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Africa

Karnataka State Archives

Karnataka State Archives

Search the records for non-current Karnataka State Government and private records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Asia

Louisiana Homes and Gardens Magazine Online

Louisiana Homes and Gardens Magazine Online

Covers Louisiana history and culture, including food and recipes, historical homes, design, and gardening.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Pambazuka News

Pambazuka News

A newsletter about human rights in Africa. Exploring issues from women’s rights and elections, to health care. This weekly Fahamu publication allows you to read articles, contribute your opinion, and download and listen to podcasts.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Taiwan- touch your heart

Taiwan- touch your heart

Contains general information about tourism and travel in Taiwan, including Visa application information, travel tips, and cultural news.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

The Official Site for Tourism in Cambodia

The Official Site for Tourism in Cambodia

This website contains all of the information that travelers need to plan a trip to Cambodia, including information about history, foreign embassies and events around the country.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Cambodia–Cambodia Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Asia Travel & Tourism

The Guides Network

The Guides Network

Living in the UK and need advice about industries and everyday issues? Read guides for utilities, finances, travel, genealogy and water pollution.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–UK Travel And Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

WOW Philippines Homepage

WOW Philippines Homepage

Find travel information about the Philippines including places to scuba dive, golf, enjoy wild life and hit the beach.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Philippines–Philippines Travel & Tourism

Mongolia Tourism

Mongolia Tourism

The official tourism website for Mongolia provides links to favorite tourism spots, links to hotels, a photo gallery, travel and visa information, and news about recent interesting events you may want to attend.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Mongolia–Mongolia Travel & Tourism

Bolivia Web

Bolivia Web

If you’re looking for a jumping-off point to find information on Bolivia, this is the place to go. Bolivia web is a searchable directory with everything from photos and traveler’s blogs, to information on health, government, the economy, and much more. The “Interactive Zone” offers quizzes, chat forums, and other user contributions.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South America

Cultures of the Andes

Cultures of the Andes

Though informal, this is a great site for those seeking information about indigenous culture in the Andes. From pictures and short stories to jokes and riddles, this is one of the only places on the web focusing on current (not ancient) indigenous culture in the region. Also possibly the best place on the web to begin learning Quechua, the native …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–South America–South American Social Life & Customs

Comunidad Andina–Andean Community

Comunidad Andina–Andean Community

The Andean Community is a semi-formal governmental body working to unite the countries of the Andean region: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. In addition to breaking regional news, and information about the organization itself, this site offers statistical information about the region and its component nations, and allows you to ta …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–South America

Bolivia Web

Bolivia Web

If you’re looking for a jumping-off point to find information on Bolivia, this is the place to go. Bolivia web is a searchable directory with everything from photos and traveler’s blogs, to information on health, government, the economy, and much more. The “Interactive Zone” offers quizzes, chat forums, and other user contributions.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism

Laos At A Glance

Laos At A Glance

This site is part of the Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library. It provides a categorized directory of information about Laos and the Lao people around the world maintained by LaoWeb team.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Laos

Bhutan: Country Studies

Bhutan: Country Studies

A detailed profile of Bhutan including its history from ancient times to the present, geography, languages, religions, economy, social systems, industries, agriculture, and more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Bhutan

Kingdom of Bhutan

Kingdom of Bhutan

This site provides Bhutan travel information including history, culture, religion, government, regions, festivals and holidays.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Bhutan–Bhutan Travel & Tourism

Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka

Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka

This is the official site of the Department of Census and Statistics which is the central statistical agency in Sri Lanka. It provides all statistical information including population, labor force, agriculture, education, trade, social conditions and industry.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka

Global Chinese Language and Culture Center

Global Chinese Language and Culture Center

This site provides information mainly about Chinese culture including folk songs, Taiwanese toys and nine aboriginal tribes in Taiwan. It presents a lot of interesting multimedia files. The interface is in Chinese, English and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

Central Weather Bureau

Central Weather Bureau

This site provides weather information in Taiwan. It also presents climate statistics and earthquake reports.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

Macau Government Tourist Office

Macau Government Tourist Office

This official tourism site provides travel information, photos, news and food guides for Macau. This site is searchable.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China–China Travel & Tourism

Natural Scenery of Taiwan

Natural Scenery of Taiwan

This site provides information on the geographic beauty categorized into three parts: beauty of the seasons, beautiful landscapes and tour of sightseeing. Each link has a brief introduction and photos.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

Holidays and Festivals in Taiwan

Holidays and Festivals in Taiwan

This site presents information and photos about official commemorative holidays and traditional festivals. The former ones are primarily based on the achievements of the people and are celebrated to remember events important to the development of the nation. The latter ones are developed from the customs of China’s past.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays

Cambodia Tourism

Cambodia Tourism

This is an official tourism site in Cambodia. It provides general information of Cambodia and travel information including attractions, photos, events & festivals, maps and foods. Tourist statistical reports are also available.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Cambodia; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Cambodia–Cambodia Travel & Tourism

Korean Film

Korean Film

This site provides comprehensive information on Korean cinema including interviews, essays, reviews and index of current and old films.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies–Foreign Films (non-U.S.)

InforLanka: Gateway to Sri Lanka

InforLanka: Gateway to Sri Lanka

This site is the gateway to information on Sri Lanka. It provides useful information to people around the world interested in Sri Lanka or who wishes to do business in Sri Lanka. Its majot contents include news, history, travel, culture, business and organizations information.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka

Let’s learn Hangeul

Let’s learn Hangeul

Presents educational information for English speakers who learn the Korean language, Hangeul. It consists of 10 chapters including grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation each with audio files and scripts.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Korean; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea

Korean Folk Village

Korean Folk Village

The Korean Folk Village is an open-air folk museum where many features of the Korean culture have been collected and preserved for succeeding generations to see and learn about. This site provides information on Korean Folk Collection with pictures and descriptions.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

This site is especially useful for those seeking a range of comprehensive statistical information on Latin American and Caribbean countries. The ???Press Centre??? also contains interviews, editorials and more from ECLAC staff highlighting the most pressing social issues in the region. Coverage of economic and development issues is especially tho …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Latin America; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Foreign Policy & International Relations; Business & Economics–Economics

About Japan: A Teacher’s Resource

About Japan: A Teacher’s Resource

A space for educators and specialists in Japan Studies to share, discuss and develop teaching ideas and resources about Japan, especially for grades K-12. Resources include a forum for questions, historical documents, maps and images.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan–Japan Travel & Tourism; Our World–Our World Resources For Parents & Teachers

Asia for Educators

Asia for Educators

With contributions from some of the top Asia scholars at Columbia and other universities, users may peruse timelines, reading lists and curriculum integration charts. The site is focused mostly on East Asia and is appropriate for those teaching upper secondary school or college prep.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea; Education–Higher Education; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Mongolia

Asia Maps

Asia Maps

A complete map collection of Asian countries produced by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency: including political maps, reference maps, city maps, historical maps and outline maps. All maps are categorized by regions and countries.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Contact Singapore

Contact Singapore

This site offers professional advisory service to global talents who have interest in careers and educational opportunities in Singapore. It includes a job bulletin board, employers’ profiles, information about the work-holiday program, and lifestyle and culture in Singapore.
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment–Job Searching & Employee Recruiting; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Singapore

Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry is “the nation’s largest private economic organization that encompasses a total of 71 regional chambers and approximately 45,000 members from all parts of the Korean economy”. This site provides photo news, reports, links of other chambers in world wide.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea

Ho-Am Art Museum

Ho-Am Art Museum

Ho-Am Art Museum is “the largest privately owned museum in Korea.” This site provides general information about the museum and its art. A visual tour is available for the exhibits and the Hee Won Korean Garden.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

The Magic Morocco

The Magic Morocco

Welcome to Morocco. This site contains basic information for those wanting to travel to Morocco. Topics include food, culture, geography, and climate.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism

High Commission of India, London

High Commission of India, London

Contains a wide variety of information about India and the Indian diaspora, focusing largely on the Indian community in the U.K. Provides links to Indian newspapers and India-related stories in the international media, visa information for visitors, and general reference information. Also contains useful information about doing international busi …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

Southern Highlands

Southern Highlands

The Southern Highlands website is an information guide for the Southern Highlands in Australia. The site provides information on the area’s history, events, news, and a tourist’s guide to the region. There is information on individual towns and villages, including maps. The business directory provides an overview of local businesses from accommodat …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia

Interactive London Map

Interactive London Map

This map of central London has landmarks that you can click on. For each landmark, there is a moving panoramic photograph that lets you see the area from many different angles.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–UK Travel And Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

Government of Taiwan

Government of Taiwan

Official website of the Taiwanese government. Provides information on news, government, laws and regulations, culture, travel, population, science and technology, statistics, a “Taiwan-cam” and more. In English and Chinese.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

Emirates.org

Emirates.org

This site for the United Arab Emirates offers information for both travelers and re-locators to the area including maps, news, and historical and cultural information about the seven emirates.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Middle East Travel & Tourism

Embassy of Belize in Washington, D.C.

Embassy of Belize in Washington, D.C.

Website of the Embassy of Belize in the United States. Information on consular services, tourism, the environment and current news.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Central America Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Embassy of Guatemala to the United States

Embassy of Guatemala to the United States

Website of the Guatemalan embassy to the United States. Includes news, visa, passport and immigration information, and government contact information.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Central America Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Consulate General of Mexico in New York

Consulate General of Mexico in New York

Includes information on travel visas, legal documents, cultural events/organizations, and consular offices and embassies for Mexican nationals as well as those wanting to travel to Mexico. Provides links to Mexican media sites and government agencies. In English and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Mexico Travel & Tourism

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection: Mexico Maps

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection: Mexico Maps

Provided by the University of Texas Libraries, peruse Mexican city, state and national maps from various eras. Includes links to various political and geographic maps, historical maps and atlases of Mexico.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Mexico Travel & Tourism

LatinWorld.com

LatinWorld.com

“LatinWorld is building a community of information and resources about Latin America, its wonders, and its people. Our objective is to serve as a communication platform for Latin Americans and people interested in Latin America.” In English and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Regional & Country Information–South America; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

The Budget Traveller’s Guide to Sleeping In Airports

The Budget Traveller’s Guide to Sleeping In Airports

This useful website has compiled commentary from thousands of travellers on the experience of sleeping in particular airports. The site rates the best airports in which to sleep in terms of cleanliness, safety, comfort, etc. Search the site according to world region or by country. Over 600 airports around the world are included.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Central America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Middle East Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South Pacific Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Asia Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Europe Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Caribbean Travel & Tourism

The Panama Canal

The Panama Canal

A wealth of information on the Panama Canal is available on this website from the Panama Canal Authority. Visitors can find historical pictures and information, current projects, commercial and maritime operations information. The website also includes a photo gallery and live-camera views from the canal. Available in English and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Planeta.com

Planeta.com

The website of this “global journal of practical ecotourism,” focuses primarily on ecotourism issues and education for Mexico and the Americas. The site includes country-specific information for several South and Central American countries, and features a world travel directory with listings of eco-friendly travel agents and tour operators.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Central America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Mexico Travel & Tourism

Mideast Travelling.net

Mideast Travelling.net

The complete guide for Middle East travelers. History, culture, and photographs are provided along with rated accomodations, shopping and entertainment information for city selections.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Middle East Travel & Tourism

Columbus Guides Travel Guide for Central America

Columbus Guides Travel Guide for Central America

Comprehensive country-by-country travel and general information from this UK-based travel guide publisher. For each country, the website provides information on a number of categories, including health, public holidays, climate, history, government, social and business profiles and more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Library of Congress Portals to the World for Iberia, the Caribbean, and Latin America

Library of Congress Portals to the World for Iberia, the Caribbean, and Latin America

Selected Internet resources for various countries, including Central America, chosen by Library of Congress staff. Websites cover general information, business, culture, health, government, geography and more for each country.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Regional & Country Information–Caribbean; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Canada’s Arctic

Canada’s Arctic

This web site is just one element in an integrated package of educational materials examining Canada’s Arctic environments and the organisms that occur in them. There are actually two websites-one entitled Canada’s Polar Life and the other Canada’s Polar Environments. Each of these sites provides more than 1000 pages of heavily illustrated inform …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Indian Elections ’04

Indian Elections ’04

This site provides live coverage and information on the 2004 national elections in India, from exit polls to editorials. Visitors can find highly detailed information on how all the political parties faired in the elections.
Features include statistics and opinion polls from the 2004 Indian Election; Editorials; Information and Links to all the po …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

Genghis Khan on the Web

Genghis Khan on the Web

Annotated web directory to inforamtion on the great Mongol conqueror Genghis Khan.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Mongolia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Medieval (Middle Ages) History

The Tsunami Disaster in Asia, 2004 : an Annotated Directory of Resources

The Tsunami Disaster in Asia, 2004 : an Annotated Directory of Resources

“An annotated directory of Internet resources on the 2004 tsunami disaster in Asia, including news sources, information on relief efforts & donations, missing persons & victim contact information, & impact on affected
countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Myanmar and Somalia.” The site contents include aggregate …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Regional & Country Information–Asia; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Reference–News & Current Events

Best Spiritual Blogs

Best Spiritual Blogs

Beliefnet’s frequently updated, select list of spritual blogs, which is inclusive of many different religions. There is also a link to BlogHeaven, another part of Beliefnet where posts from the best blogs hosted by Beliefnet are collected.
Subject: Reference Blogs–Blog Lists, Directories & Search Engines; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Religion Blogs; Reference Blogs–Blog Lists, Directories & Search Engines; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Religion Blogs

Handbook of Latin American Studies

Handbook of Latin American Studies

“The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.” Searchable, but this bibliography only provides citations, not full-text content.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South America; Regional & Country Information–Caribbean; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Maps of Australia and the Pacific

Maps of Australia and the Pacific

Digitized images of recent and historical maps from the Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection. Includes Australia, New Zealand, and many nations in the South Pacific, with links to additional regional map resources.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Regional & Country Information–South Pacific

Taj Mahal: The Monument of Love

Taj Mahal: The Monument of Love

Information on the Taj Mahal’s history, architecture, traveling there, and the surrounding city of Agra.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India–India Travel & Tourism

Nepal Home Page Travel Guide

Nepal Home Page Travel Guide

Maps, visa and embassy information, exchange rates, accomodations, weather, transportation, links, frequently asked questions, and more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Nepal–Nepal Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Nepal

Tourism Malaysia

Tourism Malaysia

Official tourism board website with images, links, and information for international travelers to Malaysia.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Asia Travel & Tourism

Geography IQ

Geography IQ

Facts on France’s terrain, climate, land use, geographic coordinates, environmental problems and international environmental agreements. Also includes a foreign currency converter and maps.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–France

Immigration and Multicultural Affairs

Immigration and Multicultural Affairs

All information you need to know about emigrating to Australia — or immigration in Australia — can be found at this site. There are lists of research and statistics, legislation and other information. There are also forms available on the site which you can fill out if you want to visit Australia, migrate to Australia, return to Australia as a re …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–Non-U.S. & International

Lonely Planet Online

Lonely Planet Online

Contains travel information for regions, countries and cities worldwide; postcards from travellers around the world; traveller’s health check and detours to the “lost and forgotten places of the world”.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Middle East Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South Pacific Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–South America Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Asia Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Europe Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Australia Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Caribbean Travel & Tourism

Yahoo! Get Local

Yahoo! Get Local

Interface to state and local resources in Yahoo, browsable by state/city or searchable by zip code. Entries for each city include links to Web resources, local weather and sports, searchable phone directories, and news headlines.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States

Japan Information Network

Japan Information Network

“This Japan Information Network WWW site has been set up by the Japan Center for Intercultural Communications (JCIC) to be the place to come for Web users seeking all kinds of information about Japan. The information about the society, culture, education and other aspects of Japan appearing on this site was gathered and edited by JCIC. We also serv …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan

German City Populations

German City Populations

In English. The population statistics provided are broken down by federal states and the principal cities in Germany. A map provides city population data when the city is rolled over with the mouse.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany

Stadtplandienst

Stadtplandienst

In English or German. The German equivalent of Mapquest, the site has interactive maps of everywhere in Germany and allows the user to get driving directions within Germany.
Subject: Germany; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany

Maps of Germany

Maps of Germany

In English. The Germany GenWeb Project hosts this site which includes around 40 scanned maps. The maps range from Brandenburg in 1320 to post-WWII Germany.
Subject: Germany; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany

Digital Historical Maps

Digital Historical Maps

In English and German. A variety of historical maps are available on this site, including maps showing political development and regional detail. Maps depicting the development of the train system from 1835-1885 and waterways from 1850-1989 are also presented.
Subject: Germany; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany

The China WWW Virtual Library – Internet Guide for Chinese Studies

The China WWW Virtual Library – Internet Guide for Chinese Studies

A comprehensive guide with links to resources and academic material on China, Chinese culture, Chinese society, Chinese history, and other subjects, with a table of contents modeled after Library of Congress classification schedules, maintained by the University of Heidelberg (the site is in English).
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Chinese

Prague Daily Monitor

Prague Daily Monitor

The Prague Daily Monitor is a free source of Czech news in English. It includes weather forecasts, news, exchange rates, financial markets, art, local dining, current cinema, and other local topics.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Amber Waves

Amber Waves

Flagship magazine for the Economic Research Service (ERS), the main source of economic information and research from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Their mission is to inform and enhance public and private decisionmaking on economic and policy issues related to agriculture, food, natural resources, and rural development. Amber Waves is publish …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Business & Economics–Agribusiness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Irish Resources in the Humanities

Irish Resources in the Humanities

This valuable resource is a “Gateway to sites on the World Wide Web that contain substantial content in the various disciplines of the humanities in the area of Irish Studies.” Categories include archaeology, architecture, art, biographical, geography, history, Irish language, among other topics.
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

Bali and Indonesia on the Net

Bali and Indonesia on the Net

Provides general information about Indonesia and the surrounding area in addition to commercial travel information, including an interactive map.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Indonesia; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Indonesia–Indonesia Travel & Tourism

Tambov Region Administration

Tambov Region Administration

The official website for the Tambov region in Russia has news, history, economic, government, and cultural information. It is only available in Russian.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia–History; Regional And Country Information–Europe–Russia–Russia Travel And Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia

Official Website of the Leningrad Region

Official Website of the Leningrad Region

The regional website of Leningrad has information about their government, economy, tourism, history and cultural heritage in English and Russian. Website also features an archive that contains news and current events.
Subject: Regional And Country Information–Europe–Russia–Russia Travel And Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia

Australian Music World Wide Web Site

Australian Music World Wide Web Site

The Australian Music Web Site is “a series of links and pages that exist as a tribute to Australian music. The pages contained within aim to become a useful reference of discographies, biographies, links and news for as many Australian artists as possible.” You can do a search by band or artist and look for Australian movies and DVDs, as well as b …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Il Postino

Il Postino

“The purpose of this new venture is to promote the Italian Canadian Community???s heritage and values within the Canadian Mosaic. As you will be able to depict our articles reflect and discuss the Fibre of our Community in the Ottawa Carleton Region.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Invest News: Gazeta Mercantil

Invest News: Gazeta Mercantil

“Focada na distribui????o de conte??do editorial sobre economia, pol??tica e neg??cios no Brasil e no mundo, a Investnews ?? reconhecida por empres??rios, executivos, profissionais liberais e estudantes como refer??ncia em informa????es para tomada de decis??es.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Illinois Business Journal

Illinois Business Journal

The Illinois Business Journal Inc. is an independently owned monthly publication covering news and information in the Metro East, Southwestern Illinois, Central Illinois and the St. Louis Metropolitan area.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin)

Joplin Independent

Joplin Independent

“Welcome to our work in progress. Like life, we aren’t sure which direction it will take, but we hope to provide and promote contact by means of conversation, controversy and comedy. Afterall, life should be peppered with challenges, many hopefully won with a smile.

We believe that the Joplin area’s intellectual curiosity, a rarely stimulated com …

Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Jetzt

Jetzt

“das jetzt-Magazin erschien am 22. Juli leider zum letzten Mal, aus diesen Grund ist eine Bestellung eines jetzt-Abos nicht mehr m??glich. Vielen Dank. F??r alles. Die jetzt-Redaktion.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany

Finanzen

Finanzen

“das Wirtschafts Magazin fuer Kapitalanleger”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany

MW Magazine

MW Magazine

Metro Weekly is a news and entertainment guide for gay and lesbian community of Washington DC. It publishes in print and online every Thursday.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

24-7 Valencia

24-7 Valencia

“…will give you all the information you want to get the best out of this excellent city. Updated on a regular basis we will have the news on all of the happenings in and around the city – when they are announced, so keep checking back – if it’s worth doing, it will be on the site.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Art Nexus

Art Nexus

“For more than 25 years, ArtNexus has been an essential tool for serious art collectors, dealers and galleries involved in Latin American art. Every issue, ArtNexus readers benefit from the work of more than 100 art experts who cover all aspects of art in the Americas. Now you can gain the ArtNexus advantage too.” All content in both English and Sp …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

UK 2002 – The Official Yearbook of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

UK 2002 – The Official Yearbook of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

“The definitive overview of the UK in text, figures, tables, maps, charts and (hardcopy only) colour photographs. Formerly known as the Britain Yearbook. This issue covers the UK and its people, the system of government, overseas relations, defence; education, the labour market, social protection, health services, criminal and civil justice, religi …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

The Canadian Encyclopedia

The Canadian Encyclopedia

The Canadian Encyclopedia online is maintained by Historica, a non-profit educational organization. The site contains over 25,000 articles in both English and French as well as interactive educational resources such as maps, photographs, and quizzes. The site can be searched or browsed by subject and includes a Junior edition and feature articles a …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

BerkshireLinks.com: Berkshires schedules and cultural news

BerkshireLinks.com: Berkshires schedules and cultural news

Thoroughly covers the art scene in the Berkshires; offers schedules of events, hours of cultural institutions, locations, and news about local art, artists and entertainment.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Entertainment & Leisure–Entertainment & Leisure News; Arts & Humanities–Arts & Humanities News

The Paris Voice

The Paris Voice

The site claims to be “the magazine for English-speaking Parisians.” It presents a blend of news and cosmopolitan culture and commentary, and offers archiving, site searching, and email feedback to its users.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Entertainment & Leisure News; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Regional & Country Information–Europe–France

The Paris Voice

The Paris Voice

The site claims to be “the magazine for English-speaking Parisians.” It presents a blend of news and cosmopolitan culture and commentary, and offers archiving, site searching, and email feedback to its users.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Entertainment & Leisure News; Regional & Country Information–Europe–France; Arts & Humanities–Culture

The Egyptian Presidency

The Egyptian Presidency

Learn about Egypt, its government, and its current president. You can also take a virtual tour of Abdeen Palace, the official office of the Egyptian president.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Regional & Country Information–Africa; Regional & Country Information–Middle East; Our World–Africa–Egypt

Honduras This Week

Honduras This Week

Website for the Honduran weekly newspaper, Honduras This Week. In English and catering towards expatriates in Honduras, this weekly offers information in the area of environment, travel, business, culture, and regional news.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America; Central America–Honduras

Canada’s Northern Life Magazine

Canada’s Northern Life Magazine

“A magazine dedicated to the people and places and that make Canada special.New artists ,writers and Canadian talent are always welcome to submit material. This is meant to be an entertaining magazine the supportspositive values and good news issues.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Canada Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

ZYZZYVA

ZYZZYVA

Online version of a west coast literary and arts journal.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas); Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

West Africa Review

West Africa Review

“An ejournal devoted to the promotion of research and scholarship of importance to the global African community and friends of Africa.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa

La Vie Catholique

La Vie Catholique

Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity–Christian Denominations & Sects–Roman Catholic Church

Vermont Living Magazine

Vermont Living Magazine

“Vermont, real estate, business, life, skiing, fishing, golfing, cross country skiing, lodging, country inns, resort hotels, motels, history, music, recommended dining, jokes, photos, personals, recipes, stories, much more.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Vermont Life

Vermont Life

Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont)

Velocity NYC

Velocity NYC

“This comprehensive New York City e-zine is a one of a kind. It’s an Internet portal for pop culture and unpop culture with stories, articles, and reviews by and about New York people. Also, it’s an indie music resource for bands and labels, and now the online home of Street News, the New York City homeless newspaper.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Trout

Trout

“A South Pacific journal of the arts – featuring poetry, fiction, photography, reviews and listing recent NZ & Pacific books.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South Pacific; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

Tokyo Weekender

Tokyo Weekender

“The Tokyo Weekender is a bi-weekly publication for the foreign and English-speaking community in the Tokyo area, plus visiting businessmen and tourists. Through the years many an expatriate has turned to our pages for community news, social events and just plain entertainment.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Entertainment & Leisure

the-south-asian.com

the-south-asian.com

the-south-asian.com is a U.K and U.S based […] regional magazine of its kind on south Asia. […] the-south-asian is meant to be a platform for a positive cultural dialogue – your literary contributions are welcome. However, our editorial policy will not allow us to publish any material that is irreverent and insensitive towards any religion, …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

The Negotiator

The Negotiator

“The Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen or CAPL is a professional organization for people involved in all aspects of petroleum land management. The CAPL membership includes individuals responsible for the acquisition, administration and disposition of mineral and/or surface rights for petroleum exploration and production companies, as well …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Resource Development; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Texas Cooking Online

Texas Cooking Online

Texas Cooking features regional recipes with information about food as a part of the culture. There is a worthwhile recipe file. Features include cooking tips for beginners, and the recipes are written completely so that a beginner can follow them. There are sections on notable texans, books on related topics, and humor, but recipes are the best of …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

The Tablet

The Tablet

“The Tablet is a Roman Catholic weekly newspaper which has been reporting on events of significance since 1840. Not only does The Tablet report on news within the Christian Church in the United Kingdom and around the world but offers up a varied selection of articles covering current affairs and politics, history, sociology, religion, ethics, biogr …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity–Christian Denominations & Sects–Roman Catholic Church; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

Straight Goods

Straight Goods

“Straight Goods is a watchdog working for Canadian consumers and citizens. The purpose of Straight Goods is to help you save money, protect your rights and untangle spin with investigative reports, features, forums, archives, and links to many others who share our values.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

SportSur

SportSur

“Weekly on-line Argentine sports magazine. In Spanish only.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South America; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

Spacejobs.com

Spacejobs.com

“SpaceJobs.com provides a direct employment advertising channel to professionals in the aeronautics and space industries. We use both e-mail and the World Wide Web to deliver employment ads straight to the desktops of potential employees.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Astronomy; Science & Technology–Astronomy–Spaceflight & Exploration; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

The Southern Register

The Southern Register

The Southern Register is the newsletter at The Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi. It covers Center news, happenings, and research. The current issue is usually on-line and back ones are as well though they are erratically archived.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Arts & Humanities–Culture; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Workers’ Party of Belgium

Workers’ Party of Belgium

Official website of the Workers Party of Belgium, provides news about the Workers’ Party of Belgium, Communist Parties and politics in Belgium and the world. Provides links to Communist and Workers’ Parties throughout the world. Available in Dutch, English and French.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Regional & Country Information–Europe

The Source

The Source

The only Bilingual Newspaper in Vancouver,BC-Canada, providing a multicultural forum for diversity. Writers are from different parts of the world and may or may not be necessarily be living in Vancouver.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Southern New Mexico Online Magazine

Southern New Mexico Online Magazine

“General interest e-zine highlighting news, arts, history, travel, people, places, events, and general information in Southwest New Mexico.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming)

The Sound Magazine

The Sound Magazine

“News, articles and stories around and about Clayoquot Sound — direct, simple, informal, passionate, personal, experimental, fun, outrageous, and accurate. Published from Vancouver Island, British Columbia.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

SF Weekly

SF Weekly

The online edition of San Francisco’s news and arts weekly.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Entertainment & Leisure

The Scots Magazine

The Scots Magazine

“The world’s most widely-read Scottish interest publication. First published in 1739, The Scots Magazine has evolved into a colourful, authoritative, thought-provoking monthly periodical with around 300,000 readers worldwide. Scotland’s culture, heritage, traditions, beauty and diversity are encapsulated in in-depth and shorter articles; high-quali …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

Scottish Radiance

Scottish Radiance

This Web-based zine focuses on Scottish culture, including traditions and holidays, music, food, and literature.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

Scandinavia Now

Scandinavia Now

The only English language e-zine to bring you complete coverage of Scandinavian business, industry, and trade.” Includes news links and sightseeing information. Archived since 1997. ISSN: 1402-1897.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Scandinavia

Samefolket

Samefolket

Samefolket is a monthly magazine about native events and issues of the Sami people of Sweden, Norway, and Finland.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Scandinavia

San Juan Islander

San Juan Islander

A daily Web publication of news from the San Juan Islands, San Juan County and Friday Harbor, Washington, USA. Includes local news, sports, events, classifieds, and a visitor’s guide.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington)

Sandlapper: The Magazine of South Carolina

Sandlapper: The Magazine of South Carolina

“Web site contains supplemental information about South Carolina: history, culture, events, people, dining, lodging. Published by Sandlapper Society, Inc., a nonprofit corporation dedicated to promoting the Palmetto State.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia)

Russian Journal

Russian Journal

“The Russian Journal is a project of the Russian Institute – a research centre, set up by a group of individuals jointly with the ‘XXth Century and the World’ journal and registered as an ‘independent non-commercial entity’ in compliance with Russian legislation to engage in research, development and formulation in the field of culture of postcomm …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia

Russia Reform Monitor

Russia Reform Monitor

Tracks the processes of reform in the Russian Federation and American policy toward the former Soviet Union. Launched in April 1995, the bulletin is generally published two to three times per week.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia

Revista KLAN – Shqip

Revista KLAN – Shqip

Media 6 Company, started the publication of “KLAN”, the first general, informative, independent Albanian magazine. This magazine is based on information and actuality considered from a profound perspective. Its portraits, analyses, dossiers, and reports are most conspicuous. “
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Reference–News & Current Events

La Revista Peninsular

La Revista Peninsular

“Politics and information every week.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Review Magazine

Review Magazine

“Reviews of current art exhibitions in New York City.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

rbi-aktuell.de

rbi-aktuell.de

“News for Germany and the world.” An independent, non-partisan news source. Domestic news, opinion, business, environment, and sports.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Germany; Reference–News & Current Events

Railpace Newsmagazine

Railpace Newsmagazine

“Covers railroad news in the Northeast and MidAtlantic states, along with Eastern Canada. It is read by transportation professionals and railroad enthusiasts alike.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Science & Technology–Transportation–Railroad; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Quest

Quest

“Online magazine serving as a resource for gay individuals in the state of Wisconsin.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Proceso

Proceso

“Non-official political magazine from Mexico.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Politeia

Politeia

This peer-reviewed journal encompasses public administration, political science, and strategic studies. The articles provide a broad range of perspectives on politically charged topics relating to South Africa and the international community.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Foreign Policy & International Relations

Politics Now

Politics Now

A weekly Israeli politics magazine and sites-index.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Polish Suburban News

Polish Suburban News

“Bilingual monthly newspaper in Polish in English with articles of general interest to Polish Americans.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Planète Québec

Planète Québec

“A daily review of current events and commentary. Focused on news and events in the Province of Quebec, Canada.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Photograph Magazine

Photograph Magazine

Contains information about photo-based art for the USA. It is published bi-monthly and includes exhibitions, artist index, calendar of events, private dealers, articles, and resources on appraisers, conservators, books, classes, photographic services as well as web links.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

PC NEN

PC NEN

“The first Montenegrin Independent Electronic Newspaper.” From Podgorica, Montenegro in Yugoslavia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Pakistan Link

Pakistan Link

A “very good source of news for the Pakistani community living in the USA. lot of local, community, pakistani, religious and ethnity information for the people of Indian sub-continent.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Outlook

Outlook

Weekly news magazine from India. News, current affairs, politics, business, international, and features.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Reference–News & Current Events

Our Town

Our Town

“Fashion, entertainment, business, and culture of Portland, Oregon.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington)

Oswego County Business

Oswego County Business

“Oswego County Business is the only business magazine in Central New York. Founded in 1992, it’s devoted to cover business and economic development in Oswego County and Central New York.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Business & Economics

OffBeat

OffBeat

“OffBeat is New Orleans’ and Louisiana’s music and entertainment magazine…the OffBeat web site will feature selected columns, reviews, club listings, and other departments from the current issue.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

Noticias Guinea Ecuatorial

Noticias Guinea Ecuatorial

A monthly news publication from Spain, published by an organization representing the democratic opposition parties in Equatorial Guinea. Published by Guineans. The site also has frequently updated political news from Equatorial Guinea.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa

The Northern Scot

The Northern Scot

The Northern Scot has been publishing for more than 100 years. Its online incarnation includes both news and articles on topics such as gardening and cooking.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Reference–News & Current Events

Now Magazine

Now Magazine

“NOW is Toronto1s weekly news and entertainment voice, published every Thursday.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Entertainment & Leisure; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Northern Michigan Magazine

Northern Michigan Magazine

“Music, art, writing, environment, home, living, thinking,dreaming–we do it all.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin)

The Newspaper Today

The Newspaper Today

“India’s first and only e-newspaper.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

NJ Dining Guide

NJ Dining Guide

“Our Online magazine is completely free for anyone who wishes to search it’s databases of mouth-watering gourmet recipes, (which are updated every 2-3 weeks) restaurants, full menus, banquets & catering, wine lists & so much more!”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Entertainment & Leisure–Food

news.bg

news.bg

Political, economic, and society news from Bulgaria.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Newfoundland Sportsman

Newfoundland Sportsman

This magazine, which is connected with a tv program broadcast via satellite across North America, focuses on outdoor activities from hunting to scuba diving in Newfoundland.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada; Entertainment & Leisure–Outdoor Recreation

The New York Observer

The New York Observer

Features: The Front Page, Media and Society, Arts and Entertainment, Opinions, and Business and Real Estate.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania)

New York Magazine

New York Magazine

This online edition of the paper magazine focuses on entertainment and the arts with an emphasis on the New York City area.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure

New Jersey Capital Report

New Jersey Capital Report

“The Capital Report is a non-partisan monthly politcal magazine on New Jersey politics. It features sections on Governor Whitman, the Legislative Branch, political campaigns, and more.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

Nacional

Nacional

A weekly news magazine from Croatia. Available in Croatian and English.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe

Najwyzszy Czas!

Najwyzszy Czas!

A Conservative-Libertarian weekly from Poland. The title translates to “The Time is Now! “
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Regional & Country Information–Europe

El Mostrador

El Mostrador

Daily digital newspaper from Santiago, Chile. Includes national and world news, politics, entertainment, arts and culture, business and economics, sports, and editorials. Regional editions of El Mostrador are also available.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South America

Montreal Serai Quarterly

Montreal Serai Quarterly

“Founded in 1986, Montréal Serai is an arts magazine that publishes fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and reviews of film, music, art, exhibitions, theatre and dance. Its primary focus is to create a social awareness about the existence and growth of newer communities in Quibec and Canada.New Arts, New Communities is therefore a statement about …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Midwest Today

Midwest Today

“We are Midwest Today and were the first general-interest, regional publication in the Midwest to go online in 1995. We cover news, sports, politics, entertainment and the arts. We also have exclusive celebrity interviews and investigative reports. And we offer a ‘Radio Edition’ (which airs on 38 stations around the Heartland plus a big internation …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Mensaje

Mensaje

Socio-political magazine from Chile, published by Jesuits. “A magazine of opinion, analysis and information.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity–Christian Denominations & Sects–Roman Catholic Church; Regional & Country Information–South America

Mexico Newsletter

Mexico Newsletter

“Monthly e-zine about Mexico and the Mexican Culture: traditions, celebrations, art, museum, exhibits, events, schools, teaching, games, music.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America–Central American Fine Arts

Metroland

Metroland

Alternative newsweekly from New York’s capital, Albany.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania)

Miami New Times

Miami New Times

Metro newsweekly from Miami, with feature stories, editorials, metro news, and arts and entertainment.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia)

Masala Magazine

Masala Magazine

“MASALA serves to bring the influence of the South Asian community to the American mainstream through a range of activities that include publishing, music distribution, marketing and advertising. Through this multipronged approach, we hope to add to the rich fabric of the American mosaic, to extend a reciprocal appreciation of cultures and to build …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Entertainment & Leisure; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Manushi

Manushi

An online magazine that analyzes the political, economic and social issues from a people-oriented perspective in India. Articles cover topics such as women’s lives and work, civil liberties, human rights issues, interviews, historical pieces, film and book reviews, fiction, poetry, and reader responses.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Malaysiakini.com

Malaysiakini.com

“Malaysiakini.com is a daily news website featuring independent reporting, in-depth analysis and investigative journalism. Launched on Nov 20, 1999 shortly before the Malaysian general elections, the site was created by journalists unhappy with one-sided news coverage and the lack of press freedom in the country. Malaysiakini hopes to test and pus …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Maine Antique Digest

Maine Antique Digest

“The market place for Americana. All about the art and antiques markets. Pictures, prices, articles, ads, software. The antiquers dream!”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies

Lubre – Magazine Celta

Lubre – Magazine Celta

“Lubre is a Gallacian-language electronic magazine dedicated to Celtic Music.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

Log Cabin Chronicles

Log Cabin Chronicles

“Vermont-Quebec border life: features, fiction, poetry, photography, and down-homecooking.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Latin American Report

Latin American Report

“An interdisciplinary journal of research and commentary relating to Latin America. Its purpose is to promote scholarly understanding of and general information about that Continent. It features research articles, commentaries, interviews, news and information, reports and book reviews.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Regional & Country Information–South America; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Korean Central News Agency (North Korea)

Korean Central News Agency (North Korea)

“News from Korean Central News Agency OF DPRK(Democratic People’s Republic of Korea).” North Korean government news organ. Daily news, views, editorials, and updates on the activities of the “Great Leader” Kim Jong Il. Archive of past issues Dec 1996 to present.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Reference–News & Current Events

Kafenio

Kafenio

A dynamic monthly e-zine focusing on European life and culture.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Europe Travel & Tourism

Kansas City Small Business Monthly

Kansas City Small Business Monthly

News for small business and entrepreneurs in Kansas City. Features on marketing, technology, e-commerce, and business leader profiles.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Kansas City Business Journal

Kansas City Business Journal

“You’ll find some of this week’s top stories from The Business Journal, along with other popular features including our Off The Beat column, the weekly Business Calendar, the Strategies in Small Business section and more.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Israel Magazine On-Web

Israel Magazine On-Web

This online magazine publishes articles on a variety of sources about Israel. Articles contain links to other sites. Additionally, topics addressed include current events and social issues. Facts and a timeline of events in the history of Israel are included.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Israel Tourist Guide

Israel Tourist Guide

“The big and best weekly paper and online paper for Travel and Tourist In Israel.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Middle East Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Irish Music Box

Irish Music Box

The Irish Music Box offers Irish music news, a forum for music questions, and information about sessions and live performances, as well as “links to the Irish music industry and of course, the most comprehensive listing of Irish bands on-line.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

Inside Indonesia

Inside Indonesia

Inside Indonesia has been published quarterly by the Indonesian Resources and Information Programme (IRIP) since 1983. Inside Indonesia gets behind the soundbite and the official propaganda. Every three months, it keeps you informed about the real Indonesia…Topic index: Social conditions and the economy, Environment , Politics and human rights, C …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

infoZine, Kansas City’s Digital Monthly Magazine

infoZine, Kansas City’s Digital Monthly Magazine

“infoZine will always try to bring you articles and cartoons that will enhance your life, a life that is varied and complex. You don’t live in a shell or a cave where only one topic, one subject, will satisfy you. Your life is full with the inter-connectiv”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

India Today

India Today

“India Today, launched in 1975, is India’s most widely read news & current affairs magazine. It has a lively back-of-the-book section that reports on art, music, people, sports, books, entertainment and social trends. An expert team of editors, journalists, photographers and designers maintain its high standards of production.” Hindi edition at:
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

Alameda Sun

Alameda Sun

“Alameda Sun is the most complete on-line resource about people, places and events on our island.” The site includes calendar listings, local news, commentary, interviews,reviews, and other information about local resources.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism

Illinois Bar Journal

Illinois Bar Journal

“The magazine of Illinois lawyers.” Current issue available online only to non-subscribing members.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Law, Government & Political Science–Law

HVG

HVG

“Hungary’s foremost economic and political weekly newsmagazine.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Regional & Country Information–Europe; Business & Economics–Economics

The Hur Herald

The Hur Herald

Local electronic newspaper from West Virginia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia)

Highlander Web Magazine

Highlander Web Magazine

“Highlander Web Magazine is one of Scotland’s most popular internet sources. Since 1995, HWM has been bringing weekly news items – featured articles and sections as well as politics and Highland culture. Packed with hundreds of pages and covering many diverse subjects HWM is leading the way for web sites in the Highlands of Scotland.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

Harvard Asia Pacific Review

Harvard Asia Pacific Review

“The Harvard Asia Pacific Review is a new semi-annual academic journal devoted to issues pertinent to the Asia Pacific, bringing together students of the region – from world leaders, renowned scholars, and leading professionals to Harvard graduates and undergraduates.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Great Big Sea: Newsletter Archive

Great Big Sea: Newsletter Archive

According to the members of the Newfoundland-based band Great Big Sea, each issue of the Great Big Newsletter offers “a brief rundown of what we’ve been up to lately, and answers to some questions” about Celtic and folk music and instruments and Newfoundland culture.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

HarlemLive

HarlemLive

“Harlem’s youth internet publication. HarlemLive broadens youth’s view of the world using technology and journalism while fostering understanding through diversity. Our core purpose is to to empower youth of color to be productive, creative and thoughtful leaders who will be responsible caretakers of our future. This website showcases our talent. B …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Gotham Gazette

Gotham Gazette

Gotham Gazette a leading daily publication covering New York City politics and NYC news including policies for police, housing, transportation, arts, education, finance plus more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania)

Ghanaian Newsrunner

Ghanaian Newsrunner

“Established in 1995 the Ghanaian Newsrunner is the first (and only) magazine for the large Ghanaian community in the Netherlands.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa

Ghana Review International (GRi)

Ghana Review International (GRi)

Internet version of the popular monthly from Ghana. Daily news updates, sports, parliamentary proceedings, and education for domestic and international readers. Published from the UK, the US, and Accra and Kumasi in Ghana.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa

Far Eastern Economic Review

Far Eastern Economic Review

This is a weekly e-journal based on the Far Eastern Economic Review (FEER). It features stories on politics and policy, business, investment, and technology in Southeast Asia. It also contains information on the print issue of FEER, travel in Asia, and links to cites on Asia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

eye WEEKLY

eye WEEKLY

A site for daily updates and happenings in the Toronto area. Part of the Toronto Star Newspapers Limited.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

The Exiled

The Exiled

Alternative magazine covering politics, society, and entertainment from a satirical perspective.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Fringe Culture

L’Express

L’Express

News about politics and business as well as reviews.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Regional & Country Information–Europe–France; Reference–News & Current Events

The Dead Mule

The Dead Mule

“Southern slants southern poetry, fiction, essays and cultural history.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

Dallas Business Journal

Dallas Business Journal

Online version of the Dallas Business Journal, featuring “the latest breaking business news, updated throughout the day, some of this week’s top stories from the Dallas Business Journal and other popular features from the print edition.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

CyberConch Zine

CyberConch Zine

“The Voice of the Conch Republic and the Florida Keys. Contains a weekly news summary, feature articles on a variety of topics, humorous crime blotter and other features with lots of bubba humer, restaurant reviews. Written by a team of island-loving writers who respect your time, and will keep you smiling and laughing.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia)

Cruising the Cape

Cruising the Cape

“A tourism magazine regularly updated with information on the Margaret River district in the south-west of Western Australia. It includes accommodation, to do, and events section and information on wineries and other attractions.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Australia; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Australia Travel & Tourism

Country Lines

Country Lines

“On-line Magazine of Electric Co-operatives in Michigan. Electric cooperatives are part of the community. The employees are your neighbors, they share your values, and the money you spend for electricity stays in the community. Many state co-ops are emphasizing their local connection through a new ‘brand’ called Touchstone Energy. Find out what i …
Subject: Science & Technology–Energy; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin)

Connex 24/7

Connex 24/7

“Connex247.com. is a completely online newspaper, updated daily, serving the communities of the Kootenay region of British Columbia, particularly Cranbrook, Kimberley, Fernie, Creston, Invermere and Golden.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Computing S.A.

Computing S.A.

Computer industry news from South Africa. Includes production and product release news, white papers, case studies and IT career information.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Computers & Internet; Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

IT Business: Computer Dealer News

IT Business: Computer Dealer News

“The leading information source for Canadian IT solution providers since 1985. (Canada’s national newsmagazine is) designed to provide VARs, system integrators, system builders, ISVs and retailers with the most comprehensive coverage of news, events and issues in the IT channel.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

IT Business: Computing Canada

IT Business: Computing Canada

A bi-weekly newspaper geared towards IT managers and decisions makers in corporate Canada. Canada’s longest-standing business technology publication (since 1975) “reporting and investigating on news, topics and concerns that affect the management of information systems departments in business, government and educational organizations.”
Subject: Computers & Internet; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Communalism Combat

Communalism Combat

“Publishing analyses and exposures of the manipulations of communal political parties, both of the majority and the minority, as also soul-searching personal accounts of individuals from India, the sub-continent and abroad engaged in battling the forces that divide. “
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Claywork

Claywork

“Claywork is the quarterly magazine produced by North Wales Potters. It contains news, reviews, articles, details of NWP events.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

CityLink Online

CityLink Online

“South Florida’s Alternative News Magazine” – weekly news and entertainment for Broward and Palm Beach.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Entertainment & Leisure

China Reform Monitor

China Reform Monitor

“Chronicles the process of reforms in the People’s Republic of China and American policy toward China.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

ChannelNewsAsia

ChannelNewsAsia

“Since March 1999, Channel NewsAsia has been bringing you full news coverage on Asia and the world. Everyday, we bring you up-to-the-minute news on topics ranging from politics, finance, business, technology to sports and entertainment.” In English, Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified). Offices in Singapore and Hong Kong, China.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Chapman – Scotland’s Quality Literary Magazine

Chapman – Scotland’s Quality Literary Magazine

“Chapman magazine is contraversial, influential, outspoken and intelligent. Founded in 1970, it has become a dynamic force in Scottish culture covering theatre, politics, language and the arts. Our highly-respected forum for poetry, fiction, criticism, review and debate makes it essential reading for anyone interested in contemporary Scotland. Cha …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

The Channel

The Channel

Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington)

The Chattanoogan.com

The Chattanoogan.com

“Full-service, web-only daily newspaper for Chattanooga with news, sports, obituaries, opinion, classified and many other sections.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee)

Catalyst: Voices of Chicago School Reform

Catalyst: Voices of Chicago School Reform

“CATALYST: Voices of Chicago School Reform is an independent newsmagazine created in 1990 to document, analyze and support school-improvement efforts in the Chicago Public Schools. MISSION: (1) Help readers understand the complex history of Chicago’s public schools and place current efforts in their historical context; (2) Identify the critical pol …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Education–K-12 Education

Canadian Living

Canadian Living

“Information in the areas of food, family, home and living and invites readers to participate in discussion forums and chats.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Canada Travel & Tourism; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Canada’s Northern Life Magazine

Canada’s Northern Life Magazine

“A magazine dedicated to the people and places and that make Canada special.New artists ,writers and Canadian talent are always welcome to submit material. This is meant to be an entertaining magazine the supportspositive values and good news issues.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–Canada Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Canadian Foreign Policy

Canadian Foreign Policy

“The objective of the Journal is to deepen and broaden the discussion of Canada’s international relations by creating a regular, high-level forum for discussion for political leaders, academics, government officials, business leaders and other interested Canadians. “
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

buzzON

buzzON

“buzzON is the electronic version of The Buzz which is a monthly arts and entertainment newspaper published in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada