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Popular Hispanics

Popular Hispanics

This resource provides stories on trends, entertainment, fashion, fitness, sports, food, and travel related to the Hispanic community. It explores Hispanic culture and it promotes Hispanic values by featuring high-profile Hispanics.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Entertainment & Leisure–Entertainment & Leisure News

PopPolitics

PopPolitics

PopPolitics is an online magazine that blends popular and political cultures and covers the connections between them. It offers political news coverage coupled with historical analysis, cultural commentary and personal essays that relate the news to everyday life.” Every six weeks, their Culture Clash section addresses a new issue from a variety …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

History Through Deaf Eyes

History Through Deaf Eyes

This covers a description of the “Through Deaf Eyes” film and exhibition project. Also includes book suggestions and snippets about Deaf History.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Deaf & Hard Of Hearing Culture

AfricaWrites

AfricaWrites

AfricaWrites is an independent, non-governmental African organization. Their mission is “the complete and total redefinition of African history and culture through proper observation, documentation and representation of African culture from local indigenous African perspective.” Please note: click on images to begin website navigation.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Native American Nations

Native American Nations

Web directory. This site “contains links to pages that have either been set up by the nations themselves, or are pages devoted to a particular nation, and are alphabetical by tribal name.” Pages maintained by Indian nations or individuals specially marked as such. Some individuals may not be experts or authorities on the subject they are writing on …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Native American Documents Project

Native American Documents Project

“This project was begun in 1992 by Prof. E.A. Schwartz to develop methods for making documents of federal Indian policy history accessible by computer.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History

The Encyclop??dia Britannica Guide to Black History

The Encyclop??dia Britannica Guide to Black History

Major features include a timeline of important events, brief biographies of famous African-Americans, articles on Events and Institutions and Eras in Black History. Includes a study guide for teachers and students, a bibliography, and film clips and audio recordings. Also contains a separate section on the Harlem Renaissance.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

The African Presence in the Americas: 1492-1992

The African Presence in the Americas: 1492-1992

“A photographic exhibit from the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. This exhibit introduces the dynamics and dimensions of the 500 year history of African people in the Americas.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

Jews in the Civil War

Jews in the Civil War

This site looks at the Jewish experience during the Civil War, on both the Union and Confederate sides. It contains a collection of letters, first person accounts, biographies, photos, and excerpts from historical documents, along with links to related Websites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–Civil War

Japanese American Exhibit and Access Project

Japanese American Exhibit and Access Project

A site dedicated to University of Washington Libraries holdings on the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. It also features virtual exhibits of the Puyallup assembly center and Camp Harmony.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War II; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

Native American Indian Resources

Native American Indian Resources

Very comprehensive resource with links to major native american authored sites. Including: stories, herbal knowledge, art, astronomy, first nations, native schools, food, and a large page linking to other native sites on the web.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

Suffering Under a Great Injustice : Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar

Suffering Under a Great Injustice : Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar

“In 1943, Ansel Adams (1902-1984), America’s best-known photographer, documented the Manzanar War Relocation Center in California and the Japanese Americans interned there during World War II. In “Suffering under a Great Injustice”: Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar, the Prints and Photographs Division at the Lib …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War II; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

State Historical Society of Missouri

State Historical Society of Missouri

“Founded in 1898 by the Missouri Press Association and a trustee of the state since 1901, the State Historical Society of Missouri is the preeminent research facility for the study of the Show Me State’s heritage.” The site provides links to the Society’s art collection; a directory of local historical societies, museums, and genealogical societie …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest); Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

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

Indiana Historical Society

Indiana Historical Society

“Since 1830, the Indiana Historical Society — an independent, nonprofit membership organization — has worked to collect, preserve, research and interpret the unique heritage of our state. Please explore the Society’s programs, collections and activities, as well as our mission statement.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest); Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Oregon Historical Society

Oregon Historical Society

“For over 120 years, the Oregon Historical Society has provided a place for history–a home for our heritage, our culture, our beginnings, and our future. The Programs of the Oregon Historical Society, while diverse, share a mission to extend the aims of the Society into the state of Oregon and engage its people through professional services, organ …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western); Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Online Resources for Canadian Heritage

Online Resources for Canadian Heritage

Contains educational Internet resources about Canadian heritage. Covers the fields of archaeology, ethnology, history (including military history and postal history), and folk culture.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Social Sciences–Archaeology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

National Museum of American Jewish History

National Museum of American Jewish History

The National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadephia offers a view of “American Jews in the social, cultural, economic and political life” of the United States. View descriptions and photographs of current and past exhibits or check out the site’s “three side-by-side timelines of American history, American Jewish history, and World Jewish …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Persons; History

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

Patrin

Patrin

Patrin is a learning resource and information centre about Romani culture, social issues, and current events. This web site has articles, links to other resources, a history of the Romani people, and information on language, culture, and arts.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Civil Rights Digital Library

Civil Rights Digital Library

The CRDL is a digital collection based on the Civil Rights Movement in Georgia, featuring newspapers, letters, videos, photographs and other archival materials. A very comprehensive sight who’s focus it to bring awareness to the subject, and to provide access points for education.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Authentic History Center ??? Primary Sources from American Popular Culture

Authentic History Center ??? Primary Sources from American Popular Culture

This not-for-profit website is filled with numerous types of media drawn directly from numerous periods in American History. Images of Pro-War sentiment, racist propaganda, coins, and electoral buttons are only some of the interesting artifacts to be found here. All of these artifacts are presented according to eras in American History, dating bac …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Black Education: From Charleston to Harlem

Black Education: From Charleston to Harlem

Hosted by “North by South,” the final product of a year long seminar researching the migration of African Americans from south to north. Black Education explores the educational philosophies of Booker T. Washington and WEB DuBois. Review illustrated text essays and bibliographies and link to and explore other topics such as music, art, health, and …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Education; Education; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Hispanic America USA

Hispanic America USA

Highlights the contributions of Hispanics to American and world history. Includes biographies of astronauts, military heroes, athletes, and politicians.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–US Military; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History

Holocaust Genocide Project

Holocaust Genocide Project

The Holocaust/Genocide Project (HGP) is an independent, international, nonprofit, telecommunications project focusing on study of the Holocaust, genocides, and current events. Schools from all over the world, students ages 12 and up and teachers are invited to participate.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–World War II; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Arirang: An Interactive Classroom on the Korean American Experience

Arirang: An Interactive Classroom on the Korean American Experience

This resource presents an overview of the history of Korean Americans. It includes a timeline and lesson plans suitable for high school students.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Mathematicians of the African Diaspora

Mathematicians of the African Diaspora

This website is intended to exhibit the accomplishments of the peoples of Africa and the African Diaspora within the Mathematical Sciences.It includes an array of information ranging from famous mathematician profiles, women’s history, database of computer scientists, astronomers, and physicists. It also provides educational statistics regarding th …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Science; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Science And Technology–Mathematics–Mathematicians

Black Facts Online

Black Facts Online

A searchable database of events in African-American history. You can search by date or by keyword.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

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

African American History

African American History

This site on African-American history contains the text of significant speeches. There’s also biographical information about famous African-Americans.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

Ohwejagehka Iroquois Earth Songs

Ohwejagehka Iroquois Earth Songs

A discussion of the social songs of the Iroquois community complete with recorded examples. Examples include the Standing Quiver, the Moccasin Dance, and the Smoke Dance.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Literature & Culture of the American 1950s

Literature & Culture of the American 1950s

A collection of online readings relating to the literature and culture of the United States in the 1950s.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Literature By Time Period

American Studies Crossroads Project

American Studies Crossroads Project

“Provide[s] a rich resource in American Studies which includes a listing of: American Studies Programs; American Studies Curricula; Subject Maps to Fields of American Studies; Key American Studies Internet Sites; International American Studies; New Media and Technologies in American Studies.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Asian-Nation

Asian-Nation

This site dedicates itself to “Exploring the historical, political, social, economic, and cultural elements and issues that make up today’s Asian American community, ‘Asian-Nation’ provides provocative, useful, and interactive content about the Asian American community, concisely but comprehensively — in-depth research, a few statistics, and a cas …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Africans In America

Africans In America

Africans in America is a site based on the documents provided in a PBS special of the same name. The site offers perspectives on slavery through four major eras, ranging from 1470 to 1865. For each era, historical narrative, a Resource Bank of images, documents, stories, biographies, and commentaries, and a Teacher’s Guide is provided.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Slavery; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Dining Through the Decades

Dining Through the Decades

An entertaining overview on popular trends in American cuisine from the 1900s through the 1990s. Includes recipes from each decade.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Material Traditions; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Costumes of the Levant

Costumes of the Levant

The site provides an overview with photographs of historical Lebanese, Syrian, Bedouin and Kurdish clothing.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Etiquette, Dress, And Social Customs–Clothing And Dress; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History

North By South

North By South

North by South is the result of a National Endowment for the Humanities seminar at Kenyon College. “This web page is the final product of a year long seminar researching the migration of African Americans from south to north. This seminar was the first part of a three year process to explore the reasoning, experiences, and contributions African Ame …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

The Holocaust Chronicle

The Holocaust Chronicle

“The Holocaust Chronicle Web site contains every word and a generous selection of images from the companion book of the same title. Whether you browse this Web site, page through it, or search for specific, cross-referenced information, you’ll find dramatic information grounded in rock-solid scholarship, complemented by a wealth of im …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–World War II

The Arapaho Tribe

The Arapaho Tribe

This page has historical information on the Arapaho Tribe and their allies.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History

Muscogee Creek Nation

Muscogee Creek Nation

Official site of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma. Includes information about history, current events (festivals) and important people and events. Also has links to other Native American sites and information.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History

We Shall Overcome – Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement

We Shall Overcome – Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement

Contains photographs, essays, travel maps, history of individuals and sites about and along the Underground Railroad. Covers paths taken through 20 U. S. States. References include links to other Civil Rights sites, documents, speeches and biographies.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Civil Rights; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

African-American Mosaic

African-American Mosaic

Resource guide to the Library of Congress’s African-American Collection. “Covering the nearly 500 years of the black experience in the Western hemisphere, the Mosaic surveys the full range size, and variety of the Library’s collections, including books, periodicals, prints, photographs, music, film, and recorded sound.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

Diversity – Black History Month

Diversity – Black History Month

Contains bibliographies, publications, speeches and remarks, articles and websites commemorating “the rich and varied contributions of African-Americans to the culture and history of the United States and the world.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

Black History Month Center

Black History Month Center

“Discover culture, heritage and pride through profiles of some of the most significant people, places and events in African-American history.” Includes biographies, a timeline, a quiz, and other activities.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History

International Council for Canadian Studies

International Council for Canadian Studies

“The International Council for Canadian Studies (ICCS) is a federation of twenty national and multi-national Canadian Studies associations, governed by an Executive Council and an elected four-member Executive Committee. Its mandate is to promote and support research, education and publications in all fields of Canadian Studies and in all countries …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

America in the 1930s

America in the 1930s

“The 1930s in America were a time of unparalleled contradiction and complexity. Encapsulated loosely on one end by Black Tuesday of the Great Depression and on the other end by the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the years between 1929 and 1941 were characterized by what Terry Cooney calls ‘Balancing Acts,’ a dance between big government and various regio …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

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

First Person Plural Adoption History

First Person Plural Adoption History

Timelines of Korean history in the twentieth century and the “political, social and economic events that have shaped Korea and its people,” as well as histories of international adoptions in general and adoptions from South Korea in particular.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Korean History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Korean

Korean History: A Bibliography

Korean History: A Bibliography

A searchable scholarly bibliography divided into mostly chronological sections, with a few others such as Music, Women, and Martial Arts. With History, General, and Topical indexes.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Korean History; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Korean; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Korean

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

Guide to Australia: Culture

Guide to Australia: Culture

This site has links to information on Australian culture in sections like Art, Film, Dance, Festivals, Food and Drink, Literature, Music, Sports, and Religion.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Australian History

Airs, Anthems, Ballads, Canons, Ditties, Folksongs, Hymns and War Songs

Airs, Anthems, Ballads, Canons, Ditties, Folksongs, Hymns and War Songs

A database of folksongs of the world including the areas of Germany, England, France, Ireland, Austria, Scotland, and Wales. Both the lyrics and sound files (MIDI format) are available for many songs.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

AsiaSource

AsiaSource

“AsiaSource is an online resource developed by the Asia Society to meet the need for timely, reliable, unbiased information and assistance regarding the cultural, economic, social, historical, and political dimensions of Asia.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Chinese Myths and Fantasies

Chinese Myths and Fantasies

This site is an introduction to Chinese culture through the country’s rich mythology. Links include more on modern culture, art and festivals.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Legends And Myths–Myths; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Chinese

Martial-Way : the martial arts portal

Martial-Way : the martial arts portal

Well-designed site that provides an introduction to many different martial arts. Also provides chat and forum functions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Combat Sports

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

The Carpathian Connection

The Carpathian Connection

“Premier independent genealogy and historial reference site for those researching ancestors from the Carpathian Mountain regions of Eastern Europe. A fantastic resource for students to gain information on the various heritages and cultures who inhabited these territories.” Contains information on Eastern European villages, customs and folklore, i …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

Kosher – The World Kosher Guide

Kosher – The World Kosher Guide

A “comprehensive database of everything Kosher.” Highlights of this site include a worldwide database of Kosher restaurants, companies, factories, and products; an international Kosher restaurant guide; and a directory of Kashrut authorities (each listing includes the authority’s Kosher sign and contact information). The Kosher Times, UKA’s Kashr …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Restaurants

PowWows.com

PowWows.com

Discusses the history, etiquette, costumes, drums, and music of Pow Wow dancing. It has articles that describe specific women’s dances and men’s dances. It also features a calendar of events.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance

The Pontic Music Homepage

The Pontic Music Homepage

History and audio relating to the Greeks of Pontos who were settled mostly in Macedonia after the 1922 Treaty of Lausanne. Instruments including the kemenche, a type of lyra, and the tulum, a type of bagpipe, are discussed as well as dance forms including dipat, kochari, and serra.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Movie Review Query Engine

Movie Review Query Engine

This is a vast index of movie reviews from a broad variety of sources. All reviews are available full text, and each movie is also linked to the appropriate page in the Internet Movie Database (IMDB).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Entertainent & Leisure–Movies–Reviews

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

Australia Council for the Arts

Australia Council for the Arts

“The Australia Council for the Arts is the Australian Government???s arts funding and advisory body.” They provide arts funding, research and publications about the arts. An interactive map allows users to search for Australian artists around the globe. The Research hub is an online library of downloadable reports and publications on arts related i …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture

eclectricity

eclectricity

“Amusing, intriguing, surprising, ironic, and other neuron tickling items of all sorts from around the web and elsewhere.”
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction; Reference–News & Current Events; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

CiberLetras

CiberLetras

This free online “Journal of literary criticism and culture” contains scholarly articles, essays, interviews and reviews, mostly in Spanish.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism

Glenn Greenwald

Glenn Greenwald

Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Law, Government & Political Science

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Includes information on the museum, and on current events in country music. Provides brief biographical information on inductees past and present. Other features include a discussion of the instruments traditionally used in country music, recorded interviews with artists, and explanations of various country styles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Country; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

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

The Old Computer Dot Com

The Old Computer Dot Com

The Old computer.com “is dedicated to all aspects of retro computing, gaming, and collecting in any computer related area.” Site contains information about business and home computers as well as a variety of gaming systems.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture

American Matchcover Collecting Club

American Matchcover Collecting Club

The American Matchcover Collecting Club (AMCC) was founded in 1986 and “formed out of a need for an organization devoted to the preservation, history, valuation, and academic study of older (pre-1960) investment-quality match covers and match books.” This website has a history of match covers, a full color gallery of covers organized by subject, an …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture

Etiquette Hell: the Internet’s Largest Repository of Bad Etiquette

Etiquette Hell: the Internet’s Largest Repository of Bad Etiquette

A huge archive of faux pas, poor manners and bad etiquette stories from a variety of topics such as business, wedding ceremonies, and etiquette in the news. Submit your own story, check out the mail bag, join the discussion forum, or just have a laugh at the expense of others!
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Etiquette, Dress, And Social Customs–Etiquette And Manners; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

Negro League Baseball Dot Com

Negro League Baseball Dot Com

An educational project intended to provide an online resource for increasing knowledge of the pre-integration, professional baseball leagues and their role in shaping American society and the national game.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball–Negro Leagues Baseball; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Asia Food

Asia Food

An online resource of Asian food terms and recipes from Charmaine Solomon’s Encyclopedia of Asian Food. Search the glossary by keyword or browse through an alphabetical listing. Search the recipes by keyword, type of dish, and region. Includes information on tea classification.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Academic Jewish Studies Internet Directory

Academic Jewish Studies Internet Directory

“The Academic Jewish Studies Internet Directory is the prime gateway to high quality resources for the study of Judaism, including access to online library catalogs and to databases like ‘RAMBI Index of Articles in Jewish Studies’.” Links to academic associations, research institutes, Jewish studies departments at universities, libraries and archi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

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

Jewish Cooking in America with Joan Nathan

Jewish Cooking in America with Joan Nathan

Based upon Joan Nathan’s books and televion show, this site aims to explain the origins and reasons behind Jewish foods and holiday customs associated with them. It also includes recipes, ways to order books and videos and helpful cooking hints. Joan Nathan is a highly respected author and chef both in and out of the Jewish community. This site …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

The Episode Guides Page

The Episode Guides Page

“This site contains Episode Lists for over 1000 TV shows. Each list contains titles and air dates. For some shows there is also a more detailed episode guide containing guest stars and plot summaries.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Television–Episode Guides; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Pop Culture–Television–Shows

Afrigeneas

Afrigeneas

“Afrigeneas is a Website focused on genealogical research and resources in general and on African ancestry in particular. This page serves as a focal point for information about African-ancestored families and for pointers to genealogical sources worldwide.” This site contains many links to web sources on African-American genealogy and genealogy i …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

American Folk

American Folk

Resource devoted to the topic of American pop culture. Searchable site includes features, a directory of related sites, and an online catalog of books.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Nom de Guerre

Nom de Guerre

A “definitive” list of the real and/or full names for hundreds of celebrities, historical figures, writers, and fictional characters. Entries are listed alphabetically by pseudonym, and some contain brief biographical information.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Bad Fads

Bad Fads

This site describes popular fads of the past and present in fashion, collectibles, activities, and events.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Entertainment & Leisure; Entertainment & Leisure

Genesis: A Photographic Essay

Genesis: A Photographic Essay

This exhibition of photographs displays African-Americans citizens as contributing members of Kansas City society.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Anarchist Images

Anarchist Images

An exhibit of anarchist posters which exemplify the variety of opinions, viewpoints and causes which define anarchist movements.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Fringe Culture

Compare Parking Rates – Bestparking.com

Compare Parking Rates – Bestparking.com

Free service for locating the cheapest parking in New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and all major airports. Interactive maps enable searching for neighborhood parking, while rate quotes come directly from parking operators.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road–Vehicles–Automobiles; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism; Reference–Search Engines

Native Nations Institute for Leadership, Management, and Policy

Native Nations Institute for Leadership, Management, and Policy

Research institute exploring economic development in Native communities and providing education and policy analysis on the issues affecting Native nations. Research papers, policy analyses, case studies, and other publications care available as free PDF downloads.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Native American Entrepreneurs; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Babelmed: the Mediterranean cultures site

Babelmed: the Mediterranean cultures site

Online magazine exploring cultural and political issues in the Mediterranean, with a focus on youth and the immigrant experience. Articles discuss art, literature, music, and politics from an intercultural perspective and seek to emphasize the “benefits of multiculturalism.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Labriola National American Indian Data Center

Labriola National American Indian Data Center

The Labriola National American Indian Data Center is an international research collection that includes current and historical information on government, culture, religion, social life, and tribal history, covering North America, Sonora, and Chihuahua, Mexico.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

InfoUSA

InfoUSA

InfoUSA presents an easy to understand introduction to life in America, including brief overviews of American culture, press, systems of education, and government. Includes guided video tours and quizzes for students to test their knowledge of the topics.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Our World–Geography & World Culture; USA

East Coast Black Age of Comics Con

East Coast Black Age of Comics Con

This site celebrates “Cartoonists of Color” through an annual convention hosting professional cartoonist workshops, lectures, marketplace with rare comic books and a kid’s activity corner.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Comics; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Old Telephone Books

Old Telephone Books

“Possibly the world’s largest online collection of phone books.” View images of telephone books by the hundreds, or learn more about phone book art and advertising, calling areas and varieties of old directories.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Books, Magazines & Maps; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

The Unofficial GAA Website

The Unofficial GAA Website

Web site covering the activities of the Gaelic Athletic Association, the governing body for the traditional Irish sports of Hurling and Gaelic Football. Contains news and results for both sports, as well as links and individual pages for most Irish counties. Browsable by topic.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Field Sports

Voices from the Gaps

Voices from the Gaps

Promotes women writers and artists of color. Designed and maintained by University of Minnesota and contains biographies and literary analysis of the artists’ work. Also has blogs from the artists and recorded interviews. A good place to start research about these artists and writers.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

Native Languages of the Americas

Native Languages of the Americas

Operated by a small non-profit, this site has online materials for over 800 indigenous Native American languages across the Western Hemisphere. In addition to the information on the site itself, there is a fairly extensive links section for more about Native American languages.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages

TheForce.Net

TheForce.Net

A site for fans of the Star Wars films. It has everything associated with the phenomenon that the six films have created. Read current news features, reviews of video games and books, find a Star Wars club near you, tour an online museum of fan art, read fan fiction, participate in online polls, view a checklist of toys, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture

International Scouting Collectors Association

International Scouting Collectors Association

The International Scouting Collectors Association (ISCA) is a non-profit organization formed in 2001, “when the American Scouting Traders Association (ASTA) and the National Scouting Collectors Society (NSCS) merged to better serve the collecting community.” “ISCA is operated by volunteer Scouters well experienced in collecting and trading Scouting …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture

American Political Items Collectors

American Political Items Collectors

Organized in 1945 to encourage the collection, preservation and study of political Americana, the American Political Items Collectors (APIC) organization serves its 3000 members through many varied activities and publications intended to improve their collections and their understanding of candidates and issues that form our political heritage. The …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture

collectSPACE

collectSPACE

“CollectSPACE debuted online on July 20, 1999, the 30th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing. Conceived as a hobby site, collectSPACE has since grown to become the leading resource and community website for space history enthusiasts and space artifact collectors through original news reporting, collecting guides, and as a virtual meeting plac …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Popular Culture; Science & Technology–Astronomy–Spaceflight & Exploration

JewishGen: The Home of Jewish Genealogy

JewishGen: The Home of Jewish Genealogy

Jewish genealogical information and contacts. Includes databases of meetings, Websites, families and publications, plus an FAQ and other useful information. Additionally, visitors to the site are capable of creating identities and engaging in special interest and discussion groups with other members of the site.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

Black History Quiz

Black History Quiz

This site offers visitors the opportunity to briefly review some key points throughout Black History. The site is designed for use by teachers and students, but it also offers valuable information to the casual browser.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

News of the Weird

News of the Weird

“Proof that true stories are weirder than made-up stories.” A weekly column documenting the strangest news that really happened. News of the Weird also has a weblog that often deals with urban legends.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Legends And Myths–Urban Legends; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Pop Culture

Sarah Dessen

Sarah Dessen

Author Sarah Dessen’s books about teen girls dealing with friends, family, and new situations are the center of this bright and lively website. Read all sorts of information about the author, her books and what they mean to her, and her thoughts on finding success. Check out Dessen’s LiveJournal and leave a message in her guestbook!
Subject: Reading And Writing–Authors

Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia

Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia

This anti-racism museum at Ferris State Univeristy is both a real place and an Internet museum. Its goal is to use objects of intolerance to teach tolerance and supply a place where people, from all races can talk openly and honestly about race, race relations, and racism.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; History

rec.music.celtic Frequently Asked Questions

rec.music.celtic Frequently Asked Questions

“This document attempts to answer the questions which are asked on a weekly basis in the REC.MUSIC.CELTIC newsgroup. REC.MUSIC.CELTIC is an unmoderated forum for the discussion of all issues relating to Celtic music. Generally understood, ‘Celtic music’ refers to the folk musics of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany, (Spanish) Galicia, Cornwall, …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

Minority Affairs Forum

Minority Affairs Forum

“Devoted to education about minority-related issues, including immigration, Affirmative Action, bilingual education, and race relations.” It provides extensive coverage of immigration and Affirmative Action through links to a variety of articles on the Web representing diverse points of view.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Minority Online Information Service

Minority Online Information Service

MOLIS provides information about government research and education opportunities for minorities. Information primarily focuses on HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) and HSIs (Hispanic Serving Institutions). By searching the site, you can find information about faculty at these institutions, scholarships and fellowships for minori …
Subject: Education–Higher Education–Colleges And Universities; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Autonomous Communities

Autonomous Communities

A listing and description of autonomous communities in Spain. Information given includes name and size of the community, area highlights, language, important cities, history of the area, information about the process of autonomy and links to other sites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Kosher Cooking – Recipes, Cooking Resources and More!

Kosher Cooking – Recipes, Cooking Resources and More!

Collection of recipes including Hanukkah, High Holidays, and Passover main dishes, breakfasts and desserts, as well as everyday recipes. Also includes links to Passover usenet archives and other kosher cooking resources.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

The Mohawk Language Standardization Project

The Mohawk Language Standardization Project

“In August 1993, the Mohawk Language Standardisation Conference met at Tyendinaga to decide on a standard, written form of Mohawk. The conference was co-sponsored by the six Mohawk First Nations and supported by the Ontario ministries of Education and Training, of Citizenship, and of Culture, Tourism and Recreation.” This is the report of that conf …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages

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

The Center for Media and Public Affairs

The Center for Media and Public Affairs

“The Center for Media and Public Affairs (CMPA) studies news and entertainment media using scientific content analysis. CMPA also conducts surveys and focus groups to illuminate the media’s role in structuring the public agenda.” Here you will find latest findings concerning the elections in Election Watch and the latest on the effects of the media …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture; Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

Valentine New York: The Magazine

Valentine New York: The Magazine

A magazine devoted to gallery owners, collectors, dealers, and artists of African descent. “This glossy publication brings you art reviews, information on museum and gallery shows; and intimate artist profiles of this under represented group.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Mark’s Very Large National Lampoon Site

Mark’s Very Large National Lampoon Site

“National Lampoon (the humor magazine) was first published in April 1970. By far its funniest and most creative period was between 1970 and 1975. This site covers the magazine from this period.” The site contains indexes and synopses of the issues, information about contributors, a Classifieds page and Resources page for finding National Lampoon …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

This virtual site of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum tries to tell the complete story of Negro League baseball. Baseball content includes descriptions of exhibits and traveling exhibits, and educational resource links and links to other baseball museum websites.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball–Negro Leagues Baseball; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Salsaartists.com

Salsaartists.com

Available in both English and Spanish. ???The most current in salsa news and information, …interactive chats and message boards, links to fan clubs, direct music and video downloads.???
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Batanga: Free Latin Music, Music Videos & Internet Radio

Batanga: Free Latin Music, Music Videos & Internet Radio

A source for a wide variety of Latin music genres ranging from popular to Norte??o/Banda/Corridos, to Cuban??simo. Contents include interviews, reviews, videoclips, and links to radio broadcasts. Available in both English and Spanish.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Todo Tango

Todo Tango

A site dedicated to the tango and available in both English and Spanish. A source for daily music news in Argentina, artist interviews, biographies, sheet music, lyrics, and audio files of music and radio broadcasts.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Salsa & Merengue

Salsa & Merengue

Available in both English and Spanish, this site explores the Latin genres salsa and merengue through music and dance. Histories of both genres are included as well as a glossary of terms.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz

Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz

A jazz resource library complete with lesson plans for educators, audio clips, artist biographies, and digital images. You will also find ???style sheets??? that describe the general characteristics of a variety of jazz styles including dixieland, cool jazz, swing, bebop, ragtime, and third-stream.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Education–Teachers & Administrators; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

The Colonial Music Institute

The Colonial Music Institute

A source for a variety of resources related to American colonial music including instructions on how to dance a Country Dance, a Minuet, a Cotillion, or a Reel. Essays about American colonial music are also featured.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Entertainment & Leisure; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

The American Nyckelharpa Association

The American Nyckelharpa Association

A site dedicated to the nyckelharpa, a Swedish folk instrument. Included on this site are a history of this string instrument, tips for learning how to play the nyckelharpa, sound files and You Tube links, and articles from the monthly magazine, Nyckel Notes.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

RootsWorld: They Call Themselves Roma

RootsWorld: They Call Themselves Roma

At this site you???ll find answers to questions including: Roma: Who are they? What is Gypsy music? You???ll also find listening examples of works by the Karandila Brass Orchestra and saxophonist Yuri Yunakov.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

RootsWorld: Finland

RootsWorld: Finland

???In addition to the usual audio excerpts from CDs, this section also includes original audio recorded exclusively for RootsWorld on location in Finland.???
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

The Traditional Music and Cultures of Kenya

The Traditional Music and Cultures of Kenya

Dedicated to the recording and preservation of traditional Kenyan music and culture. A variety of sound clips are available as well as a healthy bibliography of resources about musical traditions and techniques in Kenya. Provides sections on history, customs, and religion as well.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

NativeWeb Resources

NativeWeb Resources

“NativeWeb strives to obtain links with quality content by and about indigenous peoples from around the world.” Their resources section offers thousands of annotated links to web sites, organized by topic, nation, and geographic region.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Jewish.com

Jewish.com

“Jewish.com adheres to the philosophy of being an informative, interesting and welcoming site for all Jews, regardless of their affiliation or religious observance. Jewish.com maintains vibrant community areas including ‘ask a rabbi;’ several reference tools, including a complete electronic translation of the Torah and over 7,000 non-commercial Jew …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

AsianInfo.org

AsianInfo.org

“AsianInfo.org is a site designed to give you information on the many countries in Asia, as well as, links to sites in those countries.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

The Ceolas Celtic Music Archive

The Ceolas Celtic Music Archive

Information about Celtic/Irish music, including discographies of Celtic artists and upcoming tour schedules, and information about Celtic instruments.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Historically Black and Predominantly Black College Listing

Historically Black and Predominantly Black College Listing

“Includes 143 schools, including not only Historically Black Colleges but those mainstream schools with more than 75% Black Enrollment. The list contains the usual information such as addresses and admissions telephone numbers as well as up-to-date info about average SAT’s, majors, percentage of acceptances, etc.”
Subject: Education–Higher Education–Colleges And Universities; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Andanzas al Web Latino

Andanzas al Web Latino

“A collection of web resources by and about Latinos and Hispanics in the U.S., with a special emphasis on the U.S.-Mexico border region. The site is divided into seven categories: Major Latino Gateways; Gateways to Latin America; Cultural links; Political links; Economic links; Listservs and newsgroups.” Annotated.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic

Interracial Voice

Interracial Voice

“Interracial Voice is published every other month as an independent, information-oriented, networking newsjournal serving the mixed-race/interracial community in cyberspace. This electronic publication advocates universal recognition of mixed-race individuals as constituting a separate “racial” entity.” There’s a great collection of thoughtful arti …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

The African American Journey

The African American Journey

A very comprehensive site about the African-American experience including history and contemporary experiences. Sections include: arts, living, history, politics, people, TV, and video.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Coats of Arms from Ireland and Around the World

Coats of Arms from Ireland and Around the World

“Over 2000 FREE coats of arms from Ireland and around the world in GIF format.” Also “articles relating to Proto-Heraldry in Early Christian Ireland, Heraldry in Ireland, Gaelic Irish Heraldry and Heraldic Practice, The Coats of Arms of Irish Septs, The Meaning of Coats of Arms, Clans and Chieftains in Ireland, Mac and O in Irish Surnames, The Dist …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

PBS Sound and Fury: Deaf Culture

PBS Sound and Fury: Deaf Culture

Provides a perspective on cochlear implants and includes streaming videos (Real Player format) of individuals who are deaf sharing their views on cochlear implants and their perspectives on living with deafness. Site offers a fingerspeller player, sign language phrases and lesson plans for grades 6 through 12.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities; Deaf & Hard Of Hearing Culture

Turkishculture.org

Turkishculture.org

This is the official website of the Turkish Cultural Foundation. It includes information on all parts of Turkish culture: music, literature, culinary arts, architecture, sports, weapons and many more through out history.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture

OAT

OAT

An anarchist publication from the UK. Requires login which is free.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Reference–News & Current Events; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Fringe Culture

WebToday

WebToday

“The daily news alternative to the R.I.M. (Reality Impaired Media) featuring UNreported and UNDERreported news and information. Christian, constitutional, and conservative perspective, with no room for racism or anti-Semitism.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Reference–News & Current Events; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Fringe Culture

UpBeat

UpBeat

“Good news for young and old featuring inspirational, uplifting, heroic real-life stories of extraordinary, everyday people.”
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Tradimodern

Tradimodern

“tradimodern.com is the first online magazine about Spirituality from the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal. It deals with Metaphysics, Mysticism and Meditation. Access is free.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations

Tikkun Magazine

Tikkun Magazine

Tikkun offers online articles and book reviews, as well as discussion of world events from a Jewish perspective.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

Skeptic Magazine

Skeptic Magazine

“SKEPTIC magazine is the quarterly magazine of science and pseudoscience, published by the Skeptics Society. It is devoted to investigating controveries of all kinds, including acupuncture, therapeutic touch, and other medical claims, cults and militias, conspiracy theories and fringe political ideologies, pseudoscience and pseudohistory, evolution …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Paranormal Phenomena; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism

Road to East Asia

Road to East Asia

This journal contains articles written by students about East Asia as a whole. This journal is based on literary criticism of books published by East Asian writers. This web page contains the articles they have written in full text. There is an editors note, contact information, and a small history of the purpose of this journal.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Prospect

Prospect

“Prospect is the magazine for the intellectually curious general reader who appreciates finely written essays across the spectrum of political, intellectual and cultural debate. It is the intelligent monthly based in Britain – but with an international mind and an international readership.” Selections from the print magazine appear in this online …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Reference–News & Current Events; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Pop and Politics

Pop and Politics

E-zine with articles and essays by journalist Farai Chideya. Explores everything from pop music to politics, and hip hop to race relations.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Reference–News & Current Events

Paris Match

Paris Match

French weekly magazine covering national and international news, as well as popular culture.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Entertainment & Leisure News; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

OOBR – The Off-Off-Broadway Review

OOBR – The Off-Off-Broadway Review

OOBR lists off-off Broadway shows and reviews them exclusively online.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainment & Leisure–Theater; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism

Ojosdepapel.com

Ojosdepapel.com

E-zine from Spain covering national politics, political and social analysis, book reviews, health, food, style, and even discussion of legal issues. Many of the contributors to the magazine are university professors and experts in subjects covered.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Culture; Entertainment & Leisure

InterfaithFamily.com

InterfaithFamily.com

A Web magazine that discusses issues relevant to Jewish interfaith families. “While this webzine will provide information that presents various viewpoints on the wide range of issues and decisions faced by interfaith families, it invites Jewish choices.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

In Touch Magazine

In Touch Magazine

“In Touch seeks to connect people and explore possibilities in a rich exchange of vital information about health, ecology, personal growth, professional development, creativity, and wellness.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Indian Life

Indian Life

A “bi-monthly evangelical Aboriginal” newspaper presenting news and stories about Native North Americans. Website provides free access to selected articles while offering full coverage via a fee subscription to the newspaper.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Giant Robot

Giant Robot

“From movie stars, musicians, and skateboarders to toys,technology, and history, Giant Robot magazine covers cool aspects of Asian and Asian-American pop culture.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Globalizacion

Globalizacion

“Revista Mensual Web de Economia Sociedad y Cultura. Review on world economy, social movements and cultural criticism. Maintain links with other places oriented to the study of globalization. Virtual courses, bibliographies, film criticis.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Business & Economics–Economics

G 21

G 21

“G21 – World Magazine of News, Satire, Humor & Commentary. Some of what we offer you is funny, but much is not. We hope that you respect our commitment to bring you the Real News behind the headlines and the punditry of the Usual Suspects who are the Mouthpiece Media talking heads …..We mean to generate energy into the 21st Century.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Reference–News & Current Events; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis

A monthly internet magazine, in German and English, on politics, history, economics, and arts and entertainment.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Entertainment & Leisure; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Commentary

Commentary

Commentary magazine is a general opinion magazine with a Jewish perspective which focuses on social and political issues but also covers the arts.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Arts & Humanities–Culture; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

The Coffee Shop Times

The Coffee Shop Times

“The Coffee Shop Times webzine includes original political commentary and analysis, short fiction, comics and links to current items in the news. The Coffee Shop Times is intended to provide news and ideas for coffee shop consumption. Ideally, it should appeal to people who like to hunker down with a pack of friends at the local coffee house and …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Culture

Callaloo

Callaloo

“Callaloo, the premier African and African-American literary journal, publishes original works by and critical studies of black writers worldwide. The journal offers a rich mixture of fiction, poetry, plays, critical essays, cultural studies, interviews, and visual art. Frequent annotated bibliographies, special thematic issues, and original art an …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

American Quarterly

American Quarterly

“American Quarterly applies wide-ranging, interdisciplinary perspectives to the study of American culture from its origins to the present. The journal publishes retrospectives, exhibition reviews, and book reviews and offers specialists and non-specialists alike a forum for addressing issues and themes of common intellectual concern that expand the …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

The Khazaria Information Center

The Khazaria Information Center

“The Khazaria Information Center provides essays, illustrations, photographs, bibliographies, and book recommendations on Khazarian history. The Khazar kingdom was a medieval world power that stayed independent from both Christian Byzantium and Muslim Persia. It was a major trading emporium and industrial center and many of its people were engage …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Medieval (Middle Ages) History

Native American Authors

Native American Authors

This website provides information on Native North American authors with bibliographies of their published works, biographical information, and links to online resources including interviews, online texts and tribal websites.
Site is browsable by author, title and tribe.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Tolerance.org

Tolerance.org

“The mission of Tolerance.org is to create a national community committed to human rights. Its goal is to awaken people of all ages to the problem of hate and intolerance, to equip them with the best tolerance ideas and to prompt them to act in their homes, schools, businesses and communities… Tolerance.org is structured for easy access to news, …
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Glossary of Terms Relating to Afro-Caribbean Music

Glossary of Terms Relating to Afro-Caribbean Music

Descarga, a online resource for finding and purchasing CDs, books, videos, and other materials related to Afro-Latin music, has published this glossary of terms, which includes information on instruments and music styles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Inventors Assistance League Multicultural Resource Center

Inventors Assistance League Multicultural Resource Center

Inventors Assistance League has provided biographical information about under-represented inventors, as well as recognizing what these people invented. This section also features demographical information and trends related to inventions and inventors.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

African Studies Center Country Pages

African Studies Center Country Pages

This site gives information about all the countries on the African continent. Information provided includes African Embassies & Diplomats, maps, National Holidays, U.S. State Department Travel Warnings, Consular Information Sheets, and other online resources about each country.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Africa Travel & Tourism; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

SAWNET: South Asian Women’s Network

SAWNET: South Asian Women’s Network

SAWNET’s website provides a comprehensive guide to resources and issues (on and off the Internet) pertaining to South Asian women. Topics range from career information to LGBT issues to a list of children’s books to news articles from other sources. The site has several contributors from all over the world and, because of the diverse representation …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

SAWNET Bookshelf

SAWNET Bookshelf

This is an excellent resource for books written by South Asian women. The site organizes books by category (fiction, non-fiction, anthology, cookbook, etc.), lists authors, and provides information on bookstores, book clubs, magazines and more. It also provides book reviews, interviews and other information for some books. It is put together by SAW …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives

National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives

Provides access to historical and contemporary anthropological materials on the world’s cultures and the history of anthropology.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Exhibitions; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

The History of the Jewish People

The History of the Jewish People

A general overview of the history of Jewish people, begining in 69 CE. “The aims of this site are: to create an easy-to-use overview of information which would be readily available for the student and the layman; to provide the reader with a general picture of the world at different times and its impact on Jewish history; and to ignite some intere …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

TVparty!

TVparty!

A nostalgic tribute to the history of television, from the advent of the medium until the present day. Read about and watch video clips of your favorite shows and commercials from the past, learn about TV-related scandals and mysteries, find out what happened to stars from the past, and discover interesting and little known facts. Covers all genr …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Italian Genealogy Online

Italian Genealogy Online

“Hand-picked Italian genealogy links, surname boards, links to Italian and Italian-American sites, plus plenty of general interest items on Italy. The best genealogy tools to help those of you research your roots including information on various genealogical techniques for finding your family.”
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Indian Law Resource Center

Indian Law Resource Center

The Indian Law Resource Center is a non-profit law and advocacy organization with the principle goal of assuring “the survival of indigenous peoples, including protection of their land rights, environment, and right to self-determination.” The Indian Law Resource Center web site provides information on the organization’s casework, archives of the …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Law, Government & Political Science–Law

Al-Bawaba

Al-Bawaba

“Al-Bawaba, The Gateway in Arabic, is a comprehensive Middle Eastern portal on the Internet. It provides information on the Middle Eastern economy and business sectors, along with politics, tourism, culture, legal issues, health, entertainment and sports. News items, in-depth reports and analysis on all these topics are undertaken daily. Includ …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Reference–News & Current Events; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

The Center for the Study of Political Graphics (CSPG) is an “archive that collects, preserves, documents, and exhibits domestic and international posters relating to historical and contemporary movements for peace and social justice.” Online examples from the collection with full catalog records.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Children’s Books of the Early Soviet Era: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Children’s Books of the Early Soviet Era: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

An exhibition from the Rare Books and Special Collections Division of the McGill University Libraries that “draws on an important collection of more than 350 Soviet children’s books published in the 1920s and 30s and which are remarkable for their original aesthetic quality, linguistic variety and thematic diversity.” Images of children’s book cove …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Children’s; Regional & Country Information–Europe; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Punk77

Punk77

“A complete history of UK punk rock featuring fanzines, rare record sleeves, punk music, audio clips, fashion, punk rock lyrics, interviews, an A-Z of punk bands from Adam & The Ants to Eater to the Sex Pistols to X Ray Spex , punk girls, loads of pictures …” Extensive original biographies of British punk bands, original interviews, and sound sam …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom–History; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

El Boricua

El Boricua

An educational site dedicated to Puerto Rico’s culture and history. Specifically designed for second and third generation Boricuas as a place where they can learn about their roots in English in simple and basic terms. Information about the Ta??nos (the original inhabitants of the island), African cultural influence, national symbols, children’s s …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Regional & Country Information–Caribbean; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic

AdFlip

AdFlip

“adflip.com is the world’s largest searchable database of classic print ads. You can search by category, by decade, even by year. The ‘what are you looking for’ search box allows you to type in a brand name and even a specific model name. We won’t guarantee that you will always get a match, but you may be surprised at what is lurking deep in our ar …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

Asian Film Connections

Asian Film Connections

Site dedicated to comtemporary cinema in China, India, Korea, Japan, and Taiwan. Each regional section consists of background and analysis, highlights from recent feature films, lists of award-winning films and leading directors, and articles about cultural context with suggestions for creating educational curricula.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies–Foreign Films (non-U.S.)

The Congo Cookbook: African Recipes

The Congo Cookbook: African Recipes

A collection of recipes from all over the African continent, with with observations about African food and cooking. Recipes are grouped by region and by ingredients. Info about other African cookbooks also provided.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Recipes & Cookbooks

African Music Encyclopedia

African Music Encyclopedia

A searchable encyclopedia dedicated to African music performed by musicians in Africa and in countries around the world. There are country and artist indexes, along with a glossary of musical styles and terms. A list of links to related sites and information on buying African music are also included.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Homecoming

Homecoming

Web site accompanying the PBS program about the decline in the number of Black farmers in the United States. Presents a “chronicle of black farmers from the Civil War to the present.” A timeline, bibliography, and list of related resources are available, along with personal stories and a teacher’s guide.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Economic Conditions; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

AsiaRecipe.Com

AsiaRecipe.Com

An “everything you wanted to know” resource about Asian recipes and cooking. The highlights of the site are the country-specific areas, which provide a historical and cultural profile of each of 2 dozen Asian nations, followed by recipes for main dishes, vegetarian dishes, sauces, and desserts from each country. The site also includes general inf …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Asian American Net

Asian American Net

“Asian American Net is the first and the only web site whose mission is to serve all Asian American communities and to promote and strengthen cultural, educational, and commercial ties between Asia and North America. The site??s primary feature is the collection of regional and country-specific materials available on the Internet. Each country on t …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Redzone

Redzone

A site created by the Eyak Preservation Council, a grassroots consortium of dedicated local Natives, fishers and world citizens who became activists in the aftermath of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound. This site includes educational resources and maps about the damage done by the oil spill, news and alerts, and information a …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

The Black Web Portal

The Black Web Portal

A comprehensive Web portal dedicated to information for and about African-Americans. Use the search engine or browse their categories to find relevant Web resources. There are also events and news areas.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Black Excel: The College Help Network

Black Excel: The College Help Network

“Black Excel: The College Help Network is an award-winning site that helps African American students navigate the college admissions process. The site contains original information/resources on aid, essays, college profiles, scholarships, and more”.
Subject: Education–Higher Education–Colleges And Universities; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry

Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry

A directory of “research gateways . . . supplemented by specific Web-based research that focuses on specific themes.” Topics include area studies, international studies, issue-based politics, reference and research, theory and analysis, and web-based projects. An excellent scholarly resource.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

KosherQuest

KosherQuest

“KosherQuest is the Web site of the Kosher Information Bureau. It is the most comprehensive Web site regarding Kashrus in the world. KosherQuest … provides an outstanding resource for the Kosher consumer listing over 30,000 products that are reliably certified as Kosher. Product search is only one of many features of this site. The Web site is de …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

FAQ: Kosher Food (rec.food.cuisine.jewish)

FAQ: Kosher Food (rec.food.cuisine.jewish)

Frequently Asked Questions – Kosher Foods explains what constitutes kosher foods; includes a glossary of non-English terms, and lists of Internet resources, commercial resources, restaurants, etc.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Ethnic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

Mundo Latino

Mundo Latino

One of the first Web sites created that is entirely in Spanish. Maintained by writers, journalists, artists, and investigators in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Spain, United States, Holland, Mexico and Venezuela. Selection of the best Web sites in Spanish. Links to hundreds of Spanish language news sources, chat rooms, and …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Reference

Frequency and Stroke Counts of Chinese Characters

Frequency and Stroke Counts of Chinese Characters

“This is a list of frequency of usage and number of strokes of the 13,060 Chinese characters defined in the BIG-5 coding scheme.” With links to other Chinese language and Chinese computing websites.
Subject: Computers & Internet; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Chinese

Center for Black Music Research

Center for Black Music Research

Focuses on collecting, preserving, and making accessible information about the “black music experience throughout the world.” Offers extensive definitions of musical styles, thorough bibliographies, a discography, and resources for teachers.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

The Warner Bros Cartoon Companion

The Warner Bros Cartoon Companion

Encyclopedia of references to be found in Warner Brothers cartoons that explains or points out some of the references to popular culture, cultural icons, historical moments, and people. Includes background information on many of the people that worked on creating these cartoons.)
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Television–Genres–Animation (Cartoons); Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Teaching Indigenous Languages

Teaching Indigenous Languages

“The Teaching Indigenous Languages Web Site contains 46 full text papers from indigenous languages conferences that focused on stabilizing, teaching, and revitalizing endangered languages (mostly American Indian languages) held in 1989, 1997, and 1998. It also has full text columns on American Indian/Alaska Native education from the newsletter of …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages; Education

Judaism and Jewish Resources

Judaism and Jewish Resources

The Judaism and Jewish Resources site is extrodinarily comprehensive, with informative links to sites in Israel and in the United States. It contains information on libraries, museums, art, archaeology, and the Hebrew and Yiddish languages, as well as Israeli culture and government, U.S. agencies in Israel, and several mailing lists.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism

Negro League Baseball

Negro League Baseball

The negroleaguebaseball.com web site is an educational project intended to provide an online resource for students, teachers, historians and baseball enthusiasts interested in increasing their knowledge of the pre-integration, professional baseball leagues and their role in the shaping of American society and the national game of baseball.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball