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Pennsylvania Department of Education State Education Standards

Pennsylvania Department of Education State Education Standards

Education content standards for grades K-12 for the state of Pennsylvania. Provides the academic standards and proficiencies set for students at each grade level in areas such as civics, math, science, social studies, etc. Standards are available in HTML, Microsoft Word, and PDF format.
Subject: Education–K-12 Education–U.S. State Standards

United States Olympic Committee

United States Olympic Committee

This U.S. Olympic site has news about American Olympic athletes. It also has brief biographies of Olympians organized by sport.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Olympic Games

The LucasArts Museum

The LucasArts Museum

Digital archive of LucasArts games from 1986 to the present, with a focus on information for collectors. Each edition of a game is listed separately by country of release, and provides release info, indication of availability on the used market, and game images. Includes forums for collectors and links to more LucasArts info.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

The Association of Game & Puzzle Collectors

The Association of Game & Puzzle Collectors

The Association of Game & Puzzle Collectors (AGPC) is “an international organization for collectors and researchers who share an interest in the history and preservation of games and puzzles.” This website includes a history of the AGPC, a sample newsletter, representative collections from members, research resources, a database of game titles, man …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

Canadian Olympians

Canadian Olympians

See pictures of Canadian Olympians from the mid-1900s through 2000. Search for pictures by sport, athlete, year, or medal.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Reference–Biographies; Our World–History & People; Sports & Recreation–Olympic Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Olympic Games

Hyperactive 3.1

Hyperactive 3.1

Hyper@ctive, the online home of Hyper magazine, is a site dedicated to “everything gaming” including daily updates of game reviews, articles, interviews, and other gaming news, thousands of cheats and codes, a whole array of downloadable game demos, and links to other game sites.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade

Reader’s Digest Christmas Recipes

Reader’s Digest Christmas Recipes

Festive recipes for holiday meals. Recipes for side dishes, appetizers, and desserts as well as hot and cold drinks.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Recipes & Cookbooks

Oneword.com

Oneword.com

One word supplies a new word every day and you have 60 seconds to write a response. Don’t think, just hit Go. “[T]he real purpose of this exercise is to alleviate
our natural tendency to edit everything and learn
to flow.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing

International Olympic Committee

International Olympic Committee

Official web site of the International Olympic Committee. Contains Olympic news and information and a link to the Olympic Museum.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games

Sudoku

Sudoku

Fun, challenging, and addicting, Sudoku is a test of reasoning and logic using numbers and grids. Try this site with games, tips, forums, and solutions.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes–Puzzles

The History of Toys and Games

The History of Toys and Games

Exhibit by The History Channel. Site contains a timeline of toy history, information about specific types of toys and inventors, and even toy trivia.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

GameDesire

GameDesire

A gaming portal for game enthusiast. GameDesire features an array of community-baed features such as tournaments, rating, ladders, stats, chat systems, and game player forums.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games

Pogo.com

Pogo.com

Electronic Arts provides an online gaming playground complete with casino card games, word games, and a competitive gaming community.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

The History of the Holidays

The History of the Holidays

This site, hosted by the History Channel, offers the history of seasonal holidays from a variety of cultural and religious practices.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Games, And Holidays–Holidays; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News

Classic Gaming

Classic Gaming

Contains information about classic gaming consoles and overviews of their most popular games. Author provides history of the systems as well as their current emulators.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games & Quizzes–Computer Games

playBridge

playBridge

Bridge training and educational tool that randomly generates hands for bridge players. Provides three alternate generator types for practicing, visualizing bridge hands and resolving “what-if” game situations. Also provides links to bridge sites, organizations, books and other bridge players.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

Monopoly City Streets

Monopoly City Streets

Start building your global property empire, and with $3 million to start you off, the world’s your oyster! Play to beat your friends in this online version of the popular board game.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes

Party Ideas for Easy Party Planning

Party Ideas for Easy Party Planning

Need to throw a party? Need some party game ideas? There are lots of party ideas for adults, parents, teens and kids here. Includes activities, themes, recipes and party planning for the holidays, birthdays or whenever.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Role-Playing; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes

Metacritic.com

Metacritic.com

Tons of reviews and criticism for film, DVDs, music, games, and TV. Media are given ratings to help you decide what was great, and what was not.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Entertainment & Leisure–Books; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Entertainment & Leisure–Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media

Offers ratings and age-appropriateness levels for parents and educators who are making decisions about media resources for children. Includes movies, Web sites, television shows, video games, books, and music. Available in Spanish.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Entertainment & Leisure–Books; Entertainent & Leisure–Movies–Reviews; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers

Nobel Prize Educational Games

Nobel Prize Educational Games

Educational games inspired by Nobel Laureates and intended to teach players about the by Nobel Prize winning achievements in the fields of physics, chemistry, medicine, literature, peace and economics.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Gaming And Learning

Intellivision Lives

Intellivision Lives

Site run by some original Intellivision designers and programmers, the Blue Sky Rangers. Includes history and a timeline (with personal stories and photos from the development of the Intellivision), biographies, news, downloads, and technical support for your console.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Video Games – Helium

Video Games – Helium

Information on video games systems, debates, trends, and culture.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews

When Two Tribes Go to War: A History of Video Game Controversy The Major Offenders Retail Rogues Peaceful Protests Dishonorable Mentions The Docket Juvenile Hall Know Your ESRB Related Links When Two Tribes Go to War: A History of Video Game Controversy

When Two Tribes Go to War: A History of Video Game Controversy The Major Offenders Retail Rogues Peaceful Protests Dishonorable Mentions The Docket Juvenile Hall Know Your ESRB Related Links When Two Tribes Go to War: A History of Video Game Controversy

Provides a history of video game controversy by examining controversial games and challenges to those games.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

ESPN NBA Today

ESPN NBA Today

Updates and news from the National Basketball Association
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Basketball; Sports & Games

Implications of Online Gaming

Implications of Online Gaming

Explores positive and negative aspects of gaming, focusing particularly on online games.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

Game Addicts Video Game Forums

Game Addicts Video Game Forums

A place to discuss games and gaming. Categories for forums include general topics, classic/miscellaneous gaming and game discussions organized by company and gaming system.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

Talk Gaming Video Games Forum

Talk Gaming Video Games Forum

Provides a “place to discuss computer and video games.” Categories include general discussion, computer and console gaming, games by genre, clan gaming and game development.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

Serious Games Initiative

Serious Games Initiative

Ideas and information on the use of gaming in management, leadership and education.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Gaming And Learning; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

GamerDad: Gaming with Children

GamerDad: Gaming with Children

A video game designer with a parent’s perspective reviews games and gaming issues, focusing on the impact of video games and gaming on children.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews

The Entertainment Software Association

The Entertainment Software Association

An organization that provides current news, research, policies and reviews about video and computer games.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews

The Atari Museum

The Atari Museum

Multimedia museum on everything Atari – video games, computing, and the company itself. Archive of news stories about Atari, company memos and press releases, history of consoles and computers, and references to further reading online and offline.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Platforms–Other Platforms & Systems; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Sega-16

Sega-16

“The complete online resource for everything Genesis/Mega-Drive.” Historical archive with game reviews, master lists of all games for Sega Genesis/CD/32X systems, vintage ads and game videos, reader roundtable, song lyrics, and forums.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Games For Change

Games For Change

“Provides support, visibility and shared resources to individuals and organizations using digital games for social change.” Contains links to games that explore issues such as “human rights, economics, poverty, public policy, public health, global conflict, news and politics.”
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

MMORPG Forum

MMORPG Forum

Forums devoted to massively multi-player online role-playing games. Includes forums for general discussion as well as forums focused on specific games.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

The Dot Eaters

The Dot Eaters

Comprehensive history of early video games from the pre-Atari age, through arcade and console games, and covering early online games like Sierra Online and Ultima. Lots of biographical information, references to other sites with more info, images, and videos of early games.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Terra Nova

Terra Nova

A blog written by “scholars and practitioners from a variety of disciplines” that focuses on virtual worlds. Includes a list of virtual worlds.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

GameFAQs

GameFAQs

Reviews, walkthroughs, cheat codes, save data, and release information for console and PC games. Also features polls, buying guides, featured reviews, top 10 lists, contests, forums, and more. The site is driven by user-contributed content and is a community effort.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

Digital Press – The Video Game Database

Digital Press – The Video Game Database

For collectors and fans of classic games. This site provides a collector’s guide and online rarity guide, a place to submit photos of your collection, plus fun features like a monthly mystery game contest (with prize!), easter egg guide, reviews, multimedia, forums, and news feeds.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Flat Batteries

Flat Batteries

Dedicated to the joys of modern and classic gaming, and promoting gaming as a legitimate art form. Focus is on “Game Star Heroes,” the authors’ list of the best games of all time, and info about gaming history. Special features include editorials, list of overrated games, list of cool female game characters, and a great list of links.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade

GRADE: Game Ratings and Distinguished Education

GRADE: Game Ratings and Distinguished Education

Provides game ratings that focus on educational aspects. Game ratings include categories such as “classroom facts, creativity & imagination, business skills, people skills, problem solving, simulation and popularity.”
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Gaming And Learning; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews

Halcyon Days: Interviews with Classic Video and Computer Game Programmers

Halcyon Days: Interviews with Classic Video and Computer Game Programmers

Interviews with game programming legends conducted in 1997, collected and distributed as a free book. The site retains the same look and feel as the original 1997 disk. Provides suggestions about where to start reading based on your interests, and includes an introduction by John Romero.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Epistemic Games

Epistemic Games

Website from the University of Wisconsin devoted to Epistemic games or “computer games that can help players learn to think like engineers, urban planners, journalists, architects, and other innovative professionals.” Provides a list of games, as well as webcasts, a blog, and discussion on epistemic games.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Gaming And Learning

Atari Archives

Atari Archives

Archive of full-text versions of classic computing books on Atari, programming languages, graphics, machine language, and more. You can also find newsletter and newsgroup archives, and download old and new 8-bit software. Everything provided with permission of copyright holders.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Platforms–Other Platforms & Systems; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

The Edsac Simulator

The Edsac Simulator

Cambridge University’s EDSAC was “the world’s first stored-program computer to operate a regular computing service.” This downloadable simulator mimics the computer as it existed in 1949-1951 and includes programs from the original EDSAC, including games. There is also a photo gallery of the original EDSAC.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Platforms–Other Platforms & Systems; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

The Video Game Memorabilia Museum

The Video Game Memorabilia Museum

Virtual museum dedicated to video game merchandise and swag of all kinds. You can find detailed information and photos of stuffed animals, toys, and other memorabilia organized by game character or franchise, and check for fakes. Includes a community area where you can upload photos of your own collection and talk to other collectors.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Atari Age

Atari Age

Do you love Atari? Check out this comprehensive site for Atari systems. Atari Age is a history, news, information, and community site for all things Atari – including updates on conferences, user-made games for old systems, resources for building your own games, newsletters, reference, trivia, collecting info, forums, and more.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

The Daedalus Project

The Daedalus Project

A study of the psychology of MMORPG players. Contains surveys that players can participate in, citations for academic articles and summaries of research findings.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

Arcade History

Arcade History

A searchable, browsable database cataloging coin-operated games of all kinds, including arcade video games, pinball, slot machines. More popular entries contain images from the games, trivia, and detailed information about release history and hardware. Users can submit additional information or new game entries, and can leave comments on the games. …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

RF Generation: The Classic and Modern Video Games Database

RF Generation: The Classic and Modern Video Games Database

Database and community site focused on video game collectors. Provides an extensive information and image database about classic and modern games and systems, as well as news feeds, forums, and tools for collectors to keep track of and show off their video game collections on the site.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade; Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

The Video Game Revolution

The Video Game Revolution

Companion site to the PBS documentary on video games and their history. Here, you can learn about video game history via an interactive timeline, learn about video game ratings, play classic games online and test your game knowledge with quizzes, find out about how games are made, and check out lists of the best and worst games of all time.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Mr. Martini???s Classroom

Mr. Martini???s Classroom

Conquer mathematics with Mr. Martini! Check out the flash cards and test your knowledge with a “quick quiz.”
Subject: Math And Science–Math–Geometry; Math And Science–Math–Arithmetic & Basic Math

Internet Anagram Server (I, Rearrangement Servant)

Internet Anagram Server (I, Rearrangement Servant)

A form-based resource which will create anagrams (“a word or phrase made by transposing the letters of another word or phrase”). Fun but also revealing: includes an FAQ on how it works, fun facts about anagrams, and a Hall of Fame submitted by users. Also supports an email-based service: “Send a blank message to the wordserver at wsmith@wordsmi …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English

Karen’s Bridge Library

Karen’s Bridge Library

Lessons and tips for beginning, intermediate, and advanced contract bridge players, with recommendations for bridge software, books, clubs, online games, and tournaments.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

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

Sudoku Collection

Sudoku Collection

Printable Sudoku puzzles from beginner to expert, giant sudoku, daily Sudoku and online Sudoku puzzles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games

I Will Knot

I Will Knot

Discover how to tie twelve different knots, including stopper knots, hitches, loops, and bends. Easy step-by-step instructions are provided.
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To; Fun Stuff–Knots And Splices; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes–Puzzles

He-man.org

He-man.org

He-Man forum with information on both old and new He-Man toys, cartoons and other merchandise. Also includes comic and movie information as well as a He-Man ???Did You Know???? feature.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

A to Zee the Collector’s Website: Marbles

A to Zee the Collector’s Website: Marbles

The Marble section of this site offers useful resources for marble collectors and dealers. It contains a list of reference websites and a list of books for collectors and a list of website sources for dealers.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys; Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Planet Beans — Best of All Worlds

Planet Beans — Best of All Worlds

If you need information on Beanie Babies, Beanie Buddies, Beanie Kids, or Beanie Boppers, you’ve come to the right place. These pages include pictures, names, status, birth dates, style numbers, and poems. Also included are printable, up-to-date checklists. You can get a beanie coloring book, sign up for a free e-mail newsletter, read stories by su …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

Canadian Toy Collectors Society

Canadian Toy Collectors Society

The Canadian Toy Collectors’ Society (CTCS), whose origins can be traced to the late 1970s, is a not-for-profit hobby association incorporated in the Province of Ontario, “whose main objectives are to promote interest in the collection and display of all types of toys and related childhood memorabilia; and to acquire and maintain a collection of Ca …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

Lionel Collectors Club of America

Lionel Collectors Club of America

The LCCA was founded in Des Moines, Iowa in 1970 with eighty-three charter members and club membership today numbers in the thousands worldwide. The purpose of LCCA is to promote research of toy trains (with the emphasis being Lionel electric trains) and to “foster the continued education of people in the field of toy train operating and collecting …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Games & Toys

RPGA Home Page

RPGA Home Page

Created by Wizards of the Coast, this roleplaying association offers several levels of membership and free resources about various RPG games. There’s also opportunities to participate in tournaments and campaigns.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Role-Playing

Gaia Online

Gaia Online

If you like anime and role playing, this is the site for you. Create your own character and interact with others on this free “online hangout”.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Role-Playing

The Grand List of Console Role Playing Game Cliches

The Grand List of Console Role Playing Game Cliches

Spending too much time online and in character? Then you’ll love this site about role playing cliches. It covers everything from the loss of the peasant village to weird people who always join your party.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Role-Playing

Dungeons & Dragons Role Playing Game Official Home Page

Dungeons & Dragons Role Playing Game Official Home Page

Want to learn more about Dungeons & Dragons? This site contains everything from game rules and a glossary to chat rooms and an art gallery. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the ropes or brush up on your skills.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Role-Playing

Halloween Web

Halloween Web

This website provides all kinds of information about the history, origin, and celebration of Halloween including articles, recipes, how-tos, costume ideas, trivia, party themes, urban legends, safety tips, and links to further resources to explore.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays

Streetplay.com

Streetplay.com

Based in New York City, Streetplay.com documents the history and experience of urban games. Game resources here include history, rules, photos, essays, book reviews, and discussion.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Games

Street Games

Street Games

Descriptions and origins of British street games.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Games

Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games

Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games

This museum website maintains an online list of games from all over the world with descriptions and pictures. You can find games alphabetically or by geographical region. Also included here are exhibits on different kinds of games or popular themes.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Games

Christmas Stories

Christmas Stories

Links to Christmas stories for adults and children alike. Brought to you by the Children???s Literature Web Guide at the University of Calgary, Canada.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays

City Lore’s Celebrations

City Lore’s Celebrations

Citylore.org???s month-by-month guide to New York City???s ethnic celebrations.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays

Gaming Conventions & Trade Show Schedule

Gaming Conventions & Trade Show Schedule

Chronological listing of upcoming conventions and trade shows of interest to the gaming industry. Each entry includes dates, location, contact information, and links to the convention or show’s Web site where available.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Social Aspects Of Video Games

InterLotto

InterLotto

“An on-line lottery information service.” Look up winning numbers, projected jackpots and drawing dates for various games, plus contact information for state and country officials. Organized by state or country.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Gambling

Slide Puzzles

Slide Puzzles

These are online jigsaw puzzles solved by sliding the pieces from one spot to another using the arrow keys on your keyboard. You can make them easier or harder by choosing how many pieces to the puzzles you want. Be sure you have Flash loaded onto your computer before you begin. This site may take a long time to load, especially if you are on a …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Fun Stuff–Puzzles; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes–Puzzles

Jigsaw Puzzles

Jigsaw Puzzles

These online jigsaw puzzles can be made easier or harder by selecting the difficulty level you want. You will need Flash loaded on your computer before you begin. This site may take a long time to load, especially if you are on a dial-up connection.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Fun Stuff–Puzzles; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes–Puzzles

G4 Tech TV

G4 Tech TV

The gaming network provides an in-depth review repository for over 500 games.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

Game Zone

Game Zone

PC and Video Games, Game Cheats, Codes, News and Reviews
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

GamePro

GamePro

One of the first gaming magazine now provides reviews, previews, and cheat codes from the most popular video games online.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

Yahoo! Games Domain

Yahoo! Games Domain

Yahoo’s Game Domain provides news, reviews, and previews for hundreds of fames across all the major gaming platforms.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

Underground Online

Underground Online

The Underground Network provides a repository of games reviews, cheat codes, and downloads to satisfy the gamer in you.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Reviews; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

IGN Cheats

IGN Cheats

IGN provides a vast area of community forums and game reviews for the intense gamer.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

SuperCheats

SuperCheats

The video gamer network provides a directory of system specific gaming sites. Supercheats provides user submitted cheats, walkthroughs, demos, and question forums for gaming enthusiast.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

Cheat Planet

Cheat Planet

The Planet’s source for game cheats and hints. Resources are available for all systems. In addition, forums to chat and submit discovered cheat codes are provided.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Cheat Codes

Nabisco World

Nabisco World

Nabisco provides a number of entertainment games including backgammon, hearts, and Ecards. The section of “Sensible Snacking” provides nutritional information, healthy snack ideas, a calorie burn calculator, smart recipes, suggestions for a healthier life style, etc.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

Yahoo Spades Back Door

Yahoo Spades Back Door

An extensive directory and spades games catagorized by style of play and playing level within the online gaming community of Yahoo.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

The House of Cards

The House of Cards

Provides online card games for all the traditional games including bridge, spades, whist, and hearts.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

BoardGame Central

BoardGame Central

A central resource for board game information, rules, and software focused on traditional and family boardgames that many people know and love. Featured boardgames include backgammon, checkers, and chess.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games

Web-Holidays.com

Web-Holidays.com

This site is a resource for information on holidays and celebrations from a variety of cultural and religious practices. The site has a search feature.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Games, And Holidays–Holidays

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

Learn all about the celebration of the Chinese New Year. There is information on topics such as traditional New Year decorations, food, and superstitions.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays

Teen Safety on the Information Highway

Teen Safety on the Information Highway

This is a place for you to learn more about safety and privacy on the Internet. Find out how innocent activities on the web could be used to exploit you or your privacy. This is written just for teens and applies to teen interests.
Subject: School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Internet Search Skills; Technology

Jewish Holiday Calendar

Jewish Holiday Calendar

Gives the English calendar dates for traditional Jewish Holidays for 2008-2009. This page will only be legible if your browser supports tables.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Reference–Calendars; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

The Bridge World

The Bridge World

Resource for bridge players, from the publishers of Bridge World magazine. Includes an Introduction to Bridge, bridge practice and puzzles, a bridge glossary, and an index to articles in Bridge World magazine.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

Board Game Geek

Board Game Geek

A comprehensive site for board game hobbyists and enthusiasts.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games

The Ancient Olympics

The Ancient Olympics

This site uses information from the Perseus Project, a digital library on ancient Greece to exhibit information about the ancient Olympics. It includes comparisons between ancient and modern sports, ancient artwork with themes relevant to the games, and information about Olympic athletes who were famous in ancient times.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Social Life & Customs; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History

The Real Story of the Ancient Olympic Games

The Real Story of the Ancient Olympic Games

How did the ancient Olympics stack up against the modern games? Were they less political? Less commercial? Less sexist? Find out at this comprehensive resource about the ancient Olympic Games. Includes a glossary.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–History, Biography & Geography; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Greece; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Social Life & Customs; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Olympic Games; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Chess — Deep Blue

Chess — Deep Blue

Learn the basics of chess, decipher the meaning of chess terms, and read trivia about chess at this site.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games; Sports & Recreation–Games; Fun Stuff–Games & Activities; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes

Olympics – Infoplease.com

Olympics – Infoplease.com

Who have been the top medal winners in the summer Olympics? What happened at the 1896 Olympics? This site provides information on the summer and winter Olympics throughout the years as well as memorable Olympic moments and a timeline.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Sports & Recreation–Olympic Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Olympic Games

Nick’s Mathematical Puzzles

Nick’s Mathematical Puzzles

“The puzzles presented here are selected for the deceptive simplicity of their statement, or the elegance of their solution. They range over geometry, probability, number theory, algebra, calculus, and logic. All require a certain ingenuity, but usually only pre-college math.” Each puzzle contains hints and a solution. New puzzles are added reg …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games

International Softball Federation

International Softball Federation

The ISF organizes and conducts world championship competition in fast pitch, slow pitch and modified pitch, qualifies teams for Olympic softball competition in coordination with the IOC, and provides the official playing rules for international competition.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–baseball & Softball–Softball

Gaming Nexus

Gaming Nexus

“Gaming Nexus is an Online Gaming Magazine catering for consoles of today and yesteryear.” It has reviews, tips, guides, and other information about gaming.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade

USA Baseball — The Official Website of USA Baseball

USA Baseball — The Official Website of USA Baseball

USA Baseball is the national site of the governing body responsible for promoting and developing the game of baseball on the grassroots level, both nationally and internationally. As the commissioner’s office for amateur baseball, USA Baseball is a resource center for its various membership groups, fans, and players.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Olympic Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball–Amateur Baseball

Wheel of the Year: Pagan Holidays

Wheel of the Year: Pagan Holidays

This site provides brief descriptions of the eight Wiccan Sabbats and an extensive reading list of “pagan holiday books.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Pagan, Wiccan & New Age

Jewish Holidays Guide

Jewish Holidays Guide

Provides brief descriptions and dates for each Jewish holiday, along with related links and stories in the Bay Area.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Holidays, And Games–Festivals And Holidays; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

PhoneSpell

PhoneSpell

This site allows someone to type in a 6 to 10 digit phone number and see what words the digits spell.
Subject: Reference–Telephone And Address; Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes

The History of Computing Project

The History of Computing Project

Comprehensive account of computing history. Includes biographies of key figures, and information about computing companies, hardware, software, and a history of video and computer games. You can also view a timeline of computing history, and access a list of historic papers available online in full text.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

IPL FAQ: Once in a Blue Moon

IPL FAQ: Once in a Blue Moon

What does the phrase “once in a blue moon” really mean? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Reference–Trivia; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games

IPL FAQ: Animal Names & Words

IPL FAQ: Animal Names & Words

Names for groups or gender of animals. Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Reference–Trivia; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Yahoo! Video Games UK

Yahoo! Video Games UK

A commercial website containing video game related news, reviews and other information maintained by Yahoo! UK and Ireland.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade

XYZZYnews

XYZZYnews

“A bi-monthly magazine for fans of interactive fiction. It’s for nostalgic fans of the old Infocom games, people who’re always on the lookout for new text adventure games to play, and designers of new adventure games.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade

Yahoo! Games

Yahoo! Games

Find all the classic games here — from checkers to blackjack to dominos to fantasy sports. Registration is required, but free.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games & Quizzes–Computer Games

Rulescentral.com

Rulescentral.com

This site is a “comprehensive resource for Rules Enthusiasts, Sports Fans and Participants, and Games Players.” It offers rules for a wide variety of acitivities: sports, cards, boardgames
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Entertainment & Leisure–Games

JigZone

JigZone

“The place on the internet for free online jigsaw puzzles.” Choose your level of difficulty. And, you can even recieve and new jigsaw puzzle by e-mail everyday.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Fun Stuff–Puzzles; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes–Puzzles

Funbrain.com

Funbrain.com

Have fun with math, science, history, geography, and play other games too! There is even stuff for parents and teachers.
Subject: Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–Gaming And Learning; Education–Alternative–Homeschooling; Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers; Math And Science; Math And Science–Math–Projects & Puzzles

Pool & Billiard Magazine

Pool & Billiard Magazine

Pool & Billiard Magazine is a monthly magazine that includes articles, instructions, and news from the world of cue sports. Also included is the table of contents for the print edition of the magazine, as well as tournament schedules, player rankings and associations.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Other Sports; Entertainment & Leisure–Games

GameMaster Online

GameMaster Online

“The on-line gambling ‘zine with attitude, a man -about-town focus and a commitment to winning, both on-line and in the casino.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

The Game Cabinet

The Game Cabinet

“The Game Cabinet primarily covers family, beer and pretzel, and strategy games with an occassional nod to war games, miniatures, and roleplaying games. ” Computer games are not included in this site, although a large database of information about games can be searched. In addition, “the Game Cabinet holds rules, rule variants, reviews and random …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Games First!

Games First!

“First looks and in-depth reviews. Software and peripherals. Expected release dates. Tips, tricks and how-to articles. “
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

GamePro

GamePro

Computer and video games, reviews, tips, hints, cheats.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade

The Fun Room

The Fun Room

The Fun Room site supplies many games and craft ideas for children and families. It includes a seasonal section with suggestions for outing activies and timely craft ideas. The site indicates it will be perpetually “under construction” so that it can bring new and interesting things for kids and families to see and do.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts; Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Edge

Edge

“Every month, Edge brings you the future of interactive entertainment – scoops other magazines can only dream of getting. The first pictures, the first and best show reports, the hottest news and the interviews other magazines nick their quotes from. It’s a package that’s already won the UK Indin Magazine of the Year accolade, as well as worldwide …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Casino Player

Casino Player

“Magazine for gaming enthusiasts who know that educated gamblers win more.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Casino Detroit Magazine

Casino Detroit Magazine

“Our goal is to make Casino Detroit Magazine a source for important local information every casino gamer would want. We plan to offer informative articles on every aspect of casinos gambling, from playing the tables to winning at slots. You’ll also find a review or two of the great food spots and buffets, information on local entertainment and Am …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Gambling

Card Player Magazine

Card Player Magazine

Card Player Magazine contains columns and special feature articles, international card playing (especially poker) tournament schedules, links to other poker and gaming sites, and a whole Internet Poker Room with links to actual casinos offering current information, promotions, and their individual tournment schedules.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Gambling; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

BRNR Labs

BRNR Labs

“Radical Disinformation. BRNR is a collection of graphic explorations, HTML experiments, design/pop-culture commentary, games, nonsense, etc.”
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web–HTML; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Bridge Today

Bridge Today

“The magazine for people who love to play bridge, dedicated to serving the needs of club and tournament players.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

The Bingo Bugle Newspaper

The Bingo Bugle Newspaper

“Ranked the 9th best e-zine in the world in the I-Way 500, the Bingo Bugle isthe ultimate resource for the Bingo enthusiast. The Bingo Bugle is Planet Earth’s Bingo and Gaming Newspaper.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games

Puzzle World

Puzzle World

“Puzzle World contains information about many of the finest handcrafted mechanical puzzles in the world. Most of the puzzles presented here are not the mass-produced variety found in stores, but limited production puzzles designed by the foremost puzzle designers in the world and produced by craftsmen (often the designers themselves) working primar …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games

Responsible Gambling Council (Ontario)

Responsible Gambling Council (Ontario)

“RGC(O) helps individuals and communities address gambling in a healthy and responsible way, through information, awareness/prevention, professional development, research.” This site provides users with access to InfoBase, an extensive online library resource for gambling reports, research and news, as well as a list of resources for those affecte …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Gambling; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Process

FilmWise

FilmWise

FilmWise features “movie quotes, unique text and visual quizzes, contests and the infamous Invisibles,” quizzes which challenge you to identify characters who’ve been removed from film stills — except for their clothes.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Kasparov Chess Foundation

Kasparov Chess Foundation

“Founded by World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov, our mission is to bring the many educational benefits of chess to children throughout the United States by providing a complete chess curriculum and enrichment programs.
The Foundation promotes the study of chess as a cognitive learning tool in curricular classes and after-school programs for elemen …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games

Puzzability

Puzzability

Puzzability, created by three former editors of ‘Games’ magazine, features free online crossword puzzles, word searches, and other games.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games

It’sYourTurn.com

It’sYourTurn.com

It’s Your Turn is an online board game site which is turn-based. Since IYT is turn-based, you can spread your games out over days, weeks, or months. Games offered include: Chess, Checkers, Backgammon, Battleship, Stack4 (a variation of Connect4), Reversi, Pente, and Go-Moku. The site requires user registration, but they do have a privacy policy.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games

Pong-Story: the Site of the First Video Game

Pong-Story: the Site of the First Video Game

Detailed early history of video games, including the popular Pong game. Contains images of many different vintage video game systems, information about games and schematics, and articles about aspects of video game history in the USA and Europe.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet; Entertainment And Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade–History Of Video Games

Wizard World

Wizard World

WizardWorld.com is the online source for price guides and keeping track of what you collect. We provide individuals, collectors and dealers a single community in which to enjoy and share their passion for collecting… [with a] focus on comic books, action figures, Magic:The Gathering, Pok??mon and collectible card games.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Comics; Entertainment & Leisure–Games

WomenGamers.com

WomenGamers.com

“Because women DO play” – dedicated to promoting female video game players. Includes forums, articles, game reviews, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Computer/Video/Arcade; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Technology–Cyberculture; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games & Quizzes–Computer Games

Game Cabinet

Game Cabinet

Have you lost the rules to that board or card game sitting in your closet? Then check out this site, which has the rules for many of your favorite games, such as Monopoly, Candy Land, Risk, Pictionary, and UNO.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Board Games; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Card Games

Body-Mind Queendom

Body-Mind Queendom

Tests of all kinds-IQ, personality-along with mental challenges, word and image puzzles. Engaging entertainment.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games

FunTrivia.com : the Trivia Website

FunTrivia.com : the Trivia Website

A collection of trivia fun, including an encyclopedia of trivia, thousands of quizzes, hundreds of crosswords, links to interactive trivia public competitions, questions for designing your own trivia tournament, and user forums. FunTrivia.com bills itself as the “World’s Largest Trivia and Quiz Site.”
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Games And Quizzes

Chanukah Gateway

Chanukah Gateway

A site outlining the history, meaning, and customs of Chanukah. Contains a detailed description of the lighting of the menorah.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Games, And Holidays–Holidays; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

OneAcross

OneAcross

An oneline help resource for finding answers to crossword puzzle clues. It not only pattern matches, but analyses the clue as well. Also has help for cryptograms and anagrams.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Puzzles & Word Games