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The First Ladies

The First Ladies

From Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, you can read about all the first ladies of the United States. Biographies of all the U.S. First Ladies, from the 18th to the 21st century.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Our World–History & People–Women In History; Our World–North America–USA; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Directory of Royal Genealogical Data

Directory of Royal Genealogical Data

This site offers a searchable database containing the “genealogy of almost every ruling house in the Western world including the British Royal family.” There are over 30,000 entries in the database spanning many generations, and there is brief biographical information for each entry, along with links to immediate family members. Includes several …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers

WWWJDIC: Online Japanese Dictionary Service

WWWJDIC: Online Japanese Dictionary Service

WWWJDIC is an intermediate- to advanced-level searchable compilation of Japanese dictionaries placed in a no-frills interface, and as such it “is intended for people who have studied some Japanese and who can at least read kana. There is no display of romanized Japanese.” It includes approximately 150,000 Japanese-English entries.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Japanese-English

Cost-Of-Living Calculator by AIER

Cost-Of-Living Calculator by AIER

This calculator from the American Institute for Economic Research allows you to convert dollar values between any two years from 1913 to present, adjusting for inflation. Conversion data is based on the Consumers Price Index from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Business & Economics; Business & Economics–Economics; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Drop Me Off in Harlem: Faces of the Renaissance

Drop Me Off in Harlem: Faces of the Renaissance

“What happens when creative and intellectual minds, wealthy patrons, and fervent activists live in the same place? Discover how prominent figures in Harlem influenced, challenged, and supported one another in the period between 1917 and 1935. Investigate how their collective and individual voices reflected and shaped what we now call the Harlem Ren …
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Biography; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music

English-to-Latin Word Search

English-to-Latin Word Search

This source allows you to search for English words in Latin (or Greek) dictionaries. This site is published by Tufts University.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Latin-English

Perseus Digital Library

Perseus Digital Library

An evolving humanities digital library. Presently collects materials on classics/antiquity, Art and Archeology, 19th Century America, Arabic, Germanic, and Greek and Roman materials, Renaissance literature, the Richmond Times Dispatch, Humanist and Renaissance Italian Poetry in Latin, and other topics.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–History; Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

English-to-Greek Word Search Results

English-to-Greek Word Search Results

Search for English words in the definitions of Greek-English lexica via the Perseus Project.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Languages–Greek; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Greek-English; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Greek

Hungarian Verbs

Hungarian Verbs

Some of the many different verb tenses and forms of Hungarian verbs, provided in a handy chart for students’ reference.
Subject: Reference–Grammars; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hungarian; Reference; Our World–Languages Around The World–Hungarian; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Guitar Foundation of America Archives/Research

Guitar Foundation of America Archives/Research

Offers online and print resources for guitar research, supplied in part from the organization’s archives. Subjects include guitar history, music scores, societies and forums and discussion groups.
Subject: Reference–Associations & Organizations; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments

The Christian Science Monitor

The Christian Science Monitor

“The Christian Science Monitor is an international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage via its website, weekly magazine, daily news briefing, email newsletters, and mobile site.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Reference–News & Current Events

Introduction to Documentation Styles – The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin – Madison

Introduction to Documentation Styles – The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin – Madison

Visit this spot to find help on specific areas of reference citation in APA, MLA or Turabian format. The very clear organization will help you navigate this complicated area quickly. Provided by the University of Wisconsin Writing Center.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Citations And Copyright–Style Guides And Citations

Time Zone Converter – Time Zone Tools and Utilities

Time Zone Converter – Time Zone Tools and Utilities

Handy utilities to find out the time anywhere in the world with the timezone converter, the world time page that shows the time in major cities around the world, a utility to find time zones, a listing of time zones by country, and a page showing “the market open and close times for the foreign exchange currency markets around the world.”
Subject: Reference–Time & Weather; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

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

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

Located in North Eastham, Massachusetts, Nauset Beach Light was built in 1923, automated in 1952, and decommissioned in 1993. “The 48-foot tall conical cast-iron tower was originally built in 1877 as one of the twin towers at Chatham. It was dismantled and moved to Nauset in 1923 to replace the last of the Three Sisters. It stands above the Nauset …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

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

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

“This 30-foot tall octagonal granite tower was originally located on the southern end of Newport’s Goat Island. In 1851 it was dismantled and then reassembled at Sandy Point on Prudence Island. It was relighted in January of 1852.” It was built in 1823.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

Calendario Perpetuo / Daily Perpetual Calendar

Calendario Perpetuo / Daily Perpetual Calendar

Sito interessante relativo a “Calendari ed eclissi.” Si possono qui trovare informazioni sulle eclissi dall’antichit?? ai giorni nostri, foto, spiegazioni e storia dei vari calendari (Giuliano, Gregoriano, Islamico, della Rivoluzione Francese etc.) e delle stelle. In italiano e (in parte) in inglese, tedesco e spagnolo.
Interesting site relat …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Calendari E Amanacchi / Calendars And Almanacs

Mappy

Mappy

Sito che permette di trovare l’itinerario fra due punti geografici in Italia (e in Europa), oltre a visualizzare la mappa di una data localit??. Permette di calcolare, inoltre, le spese di viaggio, e di trovare informazioni utili come uffici del turismo, bancomat e uffici postali nelle vicinanze della localit?? richiesta. In Italiano e inglese.
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Geografia / Geography

Ambasciate e Consolati Italiani all’Estero / Italian Embassies and Consulates Abroad

Ambasciate e Consolati Italiani all’Estero / Italian Embassies and Consulates Abroad

Elenco di tutte le ambasciate e consolati italiani all’estero con indirizzi, e-mail e links.
List of all the Italian embassies in the World with addresses, e-mail and links.
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Ambasciate E Consolati / Diplomatic And Consular Services

Famous Austrians, Germans, and Swiss

Famous Austrians, Germans, and Swiss

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

English Literature Dictionary and Glossary for students

English Literature Dictionary and Glossary for students

Source of definitions for terms, concepts, and theories related to English Literature. A brief biography of many well-known authors has also been included.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Literature; Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Dictionaries

Described and Captioned Media Program

Described and Captioned Media Program

The DCMP provides free access to thousands of “free-loan described and captioned media titles” so long as users are “deaf, hard of hearing, blind, visually impaired, or deaf-blind students, their teachers, parents, and others whose use of the DCMP benefits at least one deaf, hard of hearing, blind, visually impaired, or deaf-blind student.”
Subject: Deaf & Hard Of Hearing American Sign Language

English-Spanish Dictionary of Common Computing Terms

English-Spanish Dictionary of Common Computing Terms

This site is a list of English common computing terms with Spanish translations supplied for each word. The source is a product of the Queen Mary University of London.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Spanish-English

CDC WONDER

CDC WONDER

The CDC WONDER–Wide-ranging ONline Data for Epidemiologic Research– homepage states, “WONDER provides a single point of access to a wide variety of reports and numeric public health data.” This includes 40 text-based and numeric databases. Public-use available datasets available on WONDER include information on, “mortality (deaths), cancer incid …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

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

American FactFinder–U.S. Census Bureau

American FactFinder–U.S. Census Bureau

The American FactFinder “provides useful facts and information about your community, your economy, and your society.” Browse or search for information about states, cities, counties, and other communities of varying sizes. Find helpful maps, and check out the U.S. population clock!
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Sanskrit and Tamil Dictionaries

Sanskrit and Tamil Dictionaries

Online versions of Monier Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary, Capeller’s 1891 Sanskrit-English Dictionary, and other Sanskrit and Tamil dictionaries. Many of the latter are from the Institute of Indology and Tamil Studies (IITS), Cologne University.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

U.S. Geological Survey–Earth Explorer

U.S. Geological Survey–Earth Explorer

I can see my house from up here! USGS’s satellite photos and maps show tons of information for anywhere in the United States. See topographic maps for your back yard, or find your latitude and longitude. It might be a little tricky to use, but most images are free to download or can be viewed online.
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases

TVNZ – Television New Zealand

TVNZ – Television New Zealand

The site for the New Zealand television and digital media company offers national and entertainment news, as well as digital access to shows offered on TVNZ’s public and other free-to-air channels.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–South Pacific History; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Reference–News & Current Events–Television & Radio News

Evita Peron Historical Research Foundation

Evita Peron Historical Research Foundation

“The goal of the FIHEP is the recovery, historical investigation, and diffusion of the life and works of Senora Maria Eva Duarte de Peron and of her relevant contemporaries.” Photos and essays on the life of Evita Peron.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–South American History

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

A lengthy FAQ explaining anarchism and the beliefs often held by people who identify as anarchists. Includes two sections critiquing anarcho-capitalism and libertarianism. Essays include quotes and references to works by prominent political theorists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Reference–Encyclopedias–FAQ Archives; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Infoplease: All the Knowledge You Need

Infoplease: All the Knowledge You Need

Online version of the popular almanac. Provides a wealth of facts, resources, and activities on a variety of subjects. An encyclopedia, almanac, dictionary, thesaurus, and atlas, all in one! Includes the Random House Websters College Dictionary and the Columbia Encyclopedia.
Subject: Reference–Thesauruses Or Thesauri; Reference–Encyclopedias; Reference–Dictionaries–English; Reference–Almanacs

IPL FAQ: Military Trivia

IPL FAQ: Military Trivia

How far is a klick? What does the “D” in D-Day stand for? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War II; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War I; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars; Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War II; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–World War I; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars

The Valley of the Shadow

The Valley of the Shadow

The Valley of the Shadow Project is a hypermedia archive of thousands of sources of information created during the period before, during, and after the Civil War in Augusta County, Virginia and Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Sources include diaries, newspapers, maps, photographs, church records, populations cenuss and official records, all transcr …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–Civil War; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

San Francisco Genealogy

San Francisco Genealogy

Find a wealth of information at the San Francisco Genealogy web site! Get links and full text for vital records, census information, historical texts, maps and much more. Check out the information on how to begin genealogical research, or share your memories of San Francisco and its surrounds.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Social Explorer

Social Explorer

Interactive maps and data reports of demographic information in the United States from 1790 to the present. Compiled by experts.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States Historical Maps; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Medieval and Early Modern Data Bank

Medieval and Early Modern Data Bank

“The Medieval and Early Modern Data Bank is a project established at Rutgers University and originally cosponsored by the Research Libraries Group (RLG), Inc. Its aim is to provide scholars with an expanding library of information in electronic format on the medieval and early modern periods of European history, circa 800-1815 C.E. MEMDB contain …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval); Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Portraits of the Presidents and First Ladies

Portraits of the Presidents and First Ladies

“The Library of Congress has extensive resources for the study of the United States presidents and first ladies. Frequent requests for presidential portraits inspired Prints and Photographs Division staff to compile this ready reference aid of formal and informal pictures in the division’s custody. The selected images include at least one likeness …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch

The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences

The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences

This helpful site contains profiles of past and present African American men and women scientists in the fields of science and engineering. The areas of biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, medicine, and general inventors are just some of the fields of study included. This site contains biographies, photographs, and bibliography lis …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Science; Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Biography; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

The Internet Living Swahili Dictionaries

The Internet Living Swahili Dictionaries

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

United States Historical Census Data Browser

United States Historical Census Data Browser

“The data presented here describe the people and the economy of the US for each state and county from 1790 to 1970.” Each decade is searchable by various demographic and economic characteristics.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

James Buchanan – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Buchanan – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Buchanan was born April 23, 1791, in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania to Elizabeth Speer Buchanan and James Buchanan. He served in several government positions, including U.S. Senator and Secretary of State before being elected to one term as the 15th U.S. President in 1856. He died in at his home in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 1868.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

George Walker Bush – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

George Walker Bush – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 43rd President of the United States, George Walker Bush was born on July 6, 1946 in New Haven, Connecticut. His father, George H.W. Bush, became the 41st president of the United States in 1989. George W. Bush grew up in Midland, and received degrees from Yale University and Harvard Business School. He also was a pilot for the Texas Air National …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Ronald Reagan – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Ronald Reagan – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan was born in Tampico, Illinois in 1911. After a successful film career, Reagan turned to politics and was elected Governor of California in 1966. In 1980, Reagan was elected to the first of his two successive terms as President.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

William Jefferson Clinton – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

William Jefferson Clinton – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 42nd President of the United States, William Jefferson Clinton was born on August 19, 1946 in Hope, Arkansas. He grew up in Hope and Hot Springs, Arkansas, and attended Georgetown University, Oxford University, and Yale University Law School. He served as the Arkansas Attorney General, and he was the Governor of Arkansas. Clinton was the US pre …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

George H. W. Bush – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

George H. W. Bush – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush was born on June 12, 1924 in Milton Massachusetts into a family with a strong tradition of public service. Bush began his career as a Naval fighter pilot and after completing his education, began his subsequent political career, most notably as Vice President for two terms under Ronald Reag …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Millard Fillmore – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Millard Fillmore – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Millard Fillmore was born to an impoverished family in in upstate New York in 1800. Fillmore was self-educated and became a lawyer in 1823. In 1849, Fillmore was elected as Vice-President to President Zachary Taylor. Upon Taylor’s death in 1950, Fillmore became the thirteenth President of the United States.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Barack Obama – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Barack Obama – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 44th President of the United States, Barack Hussein Obama, was born in 1961, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Before becoming president of the United States, he was an Illinois State Senator. Obama won the 2008 presidential election running as the democratic nominee and became the first African-American man to be elected president of the United States. In …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Franklin Pierce – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Franklin Pierce – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Franklin Pierce served as the 14th president of the United States from 1853-1857. An expansionist, he sought to secure lands in the West for a transcontinental railroad. He is remembered for his controversial Kansas-Nebraska Act, which some believe was one of the catalysts for the Civil War.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Martin Van Buren – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Martin Van Buren – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Martin Van Buren was the eighth president of the United States from March 4, 1837 to March 3, 1841. Van Buren was a Jacksonian democrat and served under President Jackson as Secretary of State and Vice President. Three months after Van Buren’s inauguration, the country’s economy began to weaken. The Panic of 1837 marked the beginning of a five-year …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Andrew Jackson – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Andrew Jackson – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the United States, served two terms in office from March 4, 1829 to March 3, 1837. He was a celebrated war hero, serving in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Jackson sought to represent the interests of the common man. He was a politically polarizing figure whose presidency signified a new political philos …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Ulysses Simpson Grant – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Ulysses Simpson Grant – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

A graduate of West Point, Grant rose through the ranks during the Civil War to eventually become General-in-Chief and contributed greatly to General Robert E. Lee’s surrender. As president, Grant oversaw Radical Reconstruction, lobbied for passage of the Fifteenth Amendment. His second term was tarnished by scandal and an economic depression origin …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Franklin Delano Roosevelt – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Franklin Delano Roosevelt – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Educated at Harvard University and Colombia Law School, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was elected President in 1932, at one of the lowest points of the Great Depression. Roosevelt, the cousin of former president Theodore Roosevelt, was well known both for his “New Deal” programs and for leading the country during World War II. Roosevelt served four te …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Abraham Lincoln – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Abraham Lincoln – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Of humble beginnings in the Kentucky and Indiana frontier, Lincoln is best known for freeing the slaves in 1863 during the Civil War with his Emancipation Proclamation. Elected in 1860, Lincoln fought resolutely to maintain the Union and brought great strength and determination to the divided nation. Lincoln was also the first president to be assas …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Harry S. Truman – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Harry S. Truman – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Harry S. Truman was elected Vice President to Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1945, and became President upon Roosevelt’s death mere weeks into his Presidency. It was Truman who, with consultation, ordered the atomic bombing of Nagasaki and Hiroshima during WWII, and it was Truman who witnessed the signing of the charter of the United Nations.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Andrew Johnson – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Andrew Johnson – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Andrew Johnson took over presidency following Lincoln’s assassination. Coming into a largely Republican Administration, as a Democrat and States Rights advocate, Johnson often found himself at odds with Congress. While the Civil Rights Act of 1866 and the Fourteenth Amendment both passed under his Administration, Johnson opposed both. Eventually, J …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

William Henry Harrison – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

William Henry Harrison – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

William Henry Harrison was the 9th President of the United States and member of the Whig Party. He held the office of the President for one month from March 4, 1841 to April 4 before dying of pneumonia. As an Army general, Harrison defeated Indian resistance in the Northwest Territory. He served 12 years as governor of the Indiana Territory, expand …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Richard Milhous Nixon – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Richard Milhous Nixon – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Richard Nixon was the 37th president of the United States; he was elected in 1968 during the conflict in Vietnam, and served until his resignation amidst the Watergate scandal in 1974. Prior to his term as president, Nixon served as the Vice President of the United States under Dwight Eisenhower from 1953 to 1961.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Lyndon Baines Johnson – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Lyndon Baines Johnson – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 36th president of the United State, Lyndon B. Johnson took office after the assassination of John F. Kennedy he served in the white house from November 1963 until January 1969. Johnson is well known for his “Great Society” proposals to congress, which would lead to the creation of Medicare for the elderly. He also dealt with riots and civic unr …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Thomas Jefferson – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Thomas Jefferson – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The third president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson was nicknamed “Man of the People” and “Sage of Monticello.” Widely known for drafting the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson also wrote a law protecting religious freedom and was a formidable champion of the rights of states. Additionally, he purchased the Louisiana Territory and establ …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

John Fitzgerald Kennedy – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

John Fitzgerald Kennedy – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 35th president of the United States, John F. Kennedy (JFK) was the youngest person and the first Roman Catholic to be elected president. Assassinated near the end of his third year as president, his public death remains one of the most traumatic events in many Americans’ memories.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

James Earl Carter, Jr. – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Earl Carter, Jr. – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Earl Carter, Jr. was the 39th president of the United States. Carter won the 1976 presidential election against incumbent Gerald Ford, and served a single term, losing the 1980 election to Ronald Reagan. Prior to his presidency, Carter held office as the governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Benjamin Harrison – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Benjamin Harrison – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States. He was born on August 20, 1833 in North Bend, Ohio and died on March 13, 1901. His nicknames included “Kid Gloves Harrison” and “Little Ben”.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Dwight David Eisenhower – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Dwight David Eisenhower – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

As the 34th President of the United States Dwight D. Eisenhower served in the white house from January 1953 until January 1961. A graduate of West Point academy, Eisenhower was a republican whose presidency was filled with issues ranging from the cold war to segregation.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Gerald Rudolph Ford – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Gerald Rudolph Ford – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Gerald Ford was the 38th president of the United States, taking over in 1974 after Richard Nixon’s resignation and serving until 1977. Prior to his succession to the presidency, Ford served in the House of Representatives from 1948 to 1973, including 5 years as the House Minority Leader from 1968 to 1973.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

James Abram Garfield – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Abram Garfield – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Abram Garfield, born in 1831, was the twentieth President of the United States of America. Before becoming President, Garfield was a College President, an Ohio State Senator, a brigadier general for the Union forces, and a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Garfield became President in 1881, but was shot on July 2, 1881 and died on …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

William Howard Taft – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

William Howard Taft – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Serving two consecutive terms from 1909 to 1913, William Howard Taft was the 27th President of the United States. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Taft held about a half dozen other political titles including Governor of the Philippines and Secretary of War before going on to become president.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Rutherford Birchard Hayes – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Rutherford Birchard Hayes – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Rutherford Birchard Hayes was the nineteenth President of the United States. He held the office from 1877-1881. Before becoming President, he was a lawyer, an officer in the United States Army, a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and Governor of Ohio. During his single term as President, Hayes withdrew U.S. troops from the south, ending …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

James Madison – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Madison – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Born in 1751, Madison was brought up in Orange Co., Va., and attended Princeton. He served in the Continental Congress and in the Virginia Assembly. Madison was the principal author of the Constitution and is often referred to as the “Father of the Constitution.” He served as Pres. Jefferson’s Sec. of State and was the 4th elected President in 1808 …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

George Washington – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

George Washington – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The first president of the United States, George Washington is known as “The Father of His Country.” He was the only president of the United States to have been unanimously elected by the electoral college, in part owing to his ultimate success as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

John Quincy Adams – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

John Quincy Adams – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

In 1767, John Quincy Adams was born to John and Abigail Adams in Braintree, Mass. He graduated from Harvard and became a lawyer. In 1802 he was elected to the United States Senate. He served under Pres. Madison as Minister to Russia and as Secretary of State under Pres. Monroe. John Quincy Adams was elected the 6th U.S. President (1825-29).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

John Adams – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

John Adams – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

John Adams, nicknamed “Atlas of Independence,” was the second president of the United States. A Harvard-educated lawyer, he contributed as a diplomat during the First and Second Continental Congresses, during the Revolutionary War, and during his administration, which focused on relations with France.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

James Monroe – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Monroe – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Monroe was born in Westmoreland Co., Va., in 1758. He attended the College of William and Mary, fought with in the Continental Army, and practiced law in Fredericksburg, Va. He served as a U.S. Senator, Governor of Va., and served as Secretary of State under James Madison. Monroe is the 5th U.S. President. He served for two terms (1817-1825).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Chester Alan Arthur – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Chester Alan Arthur – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Chester Alan Arthur, the twenty-first President of the United States, assumed the office after the assassination of President James Garfield and his death in September 1881. Arthur, who was Garfield’s Vice President, served out the remainder of Garfield’s term and did not run for re-election. Before serving as Vice President and then President unti …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Herbert Clark Hoover – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Herbert Clark Hoover – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Herbert Clark Hoover graduated from Stanford University in 1895. Hoover was head of the Food Administration during WWI, and was Secretary of Commerce under two presidents. He was elected as a Republican President from 1928-1932. Although many blamed him for the depression, he continued to serve on commissions under two further Presidents.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Warren Gamaliel Harding – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Warren Gamaliel Harding – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Born in 1865, Warren Gamaliel Harding became the 29th President of the United States in 1921 following a career as a newspaper publisher. Harding entered politics in his home state of Ohio and became a US Senator prior to winning his presidential election. His policies as president were very pro-business. Unfortunately, his short-lived presidency w …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Woodrow Wilson – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Woodrow Wilson – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Born in 1856, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in 1913 following a career as a pastor and professor. His early years as president saw him push through legislation that stressed individualism and states’ rights; while his later years saw US involvement in World War I and Wilson’s call for the creation of a cooperative, …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Calvin Coolidge – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Calvin Coolidge – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Born in 1872, Calvin Coolidge became the 30th President of the United States upon the death of Warren G. Harding. As president, Coolidge was most notable for his dry wit, lack of words, and simply maintaining the then prosperous status quo, not putting any checks on the expanding economy or providing substantial aid to the agricultural sector in ne …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

William McKinley – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

William McKinley – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

The 25th president of the United States, William McKinley was born March 4, 1843 in Niles, Ohio. First serving four successful years as Governor of Ohio, McKinley went on to get elected president twice, dying in office during the first year of his second term.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Zachary Taylor – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Zachary Taylor – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Zachary Taylor was a career soldier who had never held any elected office before being elected the 12th president of the United State. He was a Mexican War hero and prominent plantation and slave owner in the South. The main conflict during his term was whether or not to allow slavery in the new Western territories. Taylor felt that the President s …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

James Knox Polk – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

James Knox Polk – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Polk, under the doctrine of Manifest Destiny, expanded the U.S. territory by more than a million square miles. His term saw the victory of the Mexican War, the resolution of the dispute between Britain and the U.S. regarding Oregon and the first annual Thanksgiving dinner at the White House. Polk promised upon his election not to run for a second t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

John Tyler – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

John Tyler – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

John Tyler was the first vice-president to assume the role of President after the death of William Henry Harrison. He was an strong believer in states’ rights and an original founder of the Whig party. Once in office, he was ousted from the Whig party and abandoned by all but one of his cabinet due to disputes over a bill to resurrect the Bank of t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online

Biographical encyclopedia of notable Canadians from the year 1000 through the 1930s. Browse or search by last name, identity and profession, or geographic location. Most entries are 1-2 pages long and include references.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

National Archives and Records Administration

National Archives and Records Administration

Includes a comprehensive list of archival information maintained by various branches of the Federal government, as well as online exhibits, educational material, and information about programs and events sponsored by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–National Archives; Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Information Services

Black History: Biographies

Black History: Biographies

The Thompson-Gale Group has created a free online resource containing biographies of famous African Americans. Information includes extensive biographical sketches, hypertext links that allow for cross-referencing amongst related individuals, and a short list of further resources to consult.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Biography

heroines.ca, Women in Canadian History

heroines.ca, Women in Canadian History

This site was developed by author/historian Merna Forster to provide information about famous women in Canadian History. There are biographies and pictures, information about historic sites, statues, famous dates as well as more current news and suggestions for celebrating Women???s History Month (October in Canada).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History; Our World–History & People–Women In History; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Online Searchable Death Indexes & Records

Online Searchable Death Indexes & Records

This website gathers links to online death indexes by state and county. Included are death records, death certificate indexes, obituaries, probate indexes, and cemetery and burial records. Information about searching the Social Security Death Index online is also included.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents

The Virtual Gramophone: Canadian Historical Sound Recordings

The Virtual Gramophone: Canadian Historical Sound Recordings

???A multimedia Web site devoted to the first half-century of recorded sound in Canada.??? The site provides information on famous Canadian musicians and composers, Canadian recording companies and images of 78rpm records. It also includes videos, audios of classic records and podcasts. Available in both English and French.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

Hall of Black Achievement Gallery

Hall of Black Achievement Gallery

Features page-long illustrated biographies of prominent historical African-Americans, with hypertext links to online resources for further information.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Biography

Rocketinfo

Rocketinfo

“RocketNews is a Current News Search Engine and news distribution service that promises to revolutionize the business of finding and delivering the latest online news about companies, industries, products, events and people.” Indexes over 3000 news sites, and allows searching for articles up to 5 days old. Also browsable by topic categories.
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events

ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Do you need information about any of the Presidents of the United States? Find it here, along with links to historical documents, audio, video, and other presidential sites.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Our World–North America–USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Digital Archive of American Architecture

Digital Archive of American Architecture

Extensive site providing timelines and chronologies of American architecture from the 17th century onward. Includes images of buildings, biographies of architects, lists of exemplary buildings and types, and a visual glossary of styles.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns

Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns

The online counterpart to Ken Burns’ documentary Jazz includes extensive biographical profiles and discographies of major jazz musicians, a chronology of the development of jazz, essays about jazz and its place in American culture, and audio clips of jazz compositions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

National First Ladies Library

National First Ladies Library

“As the first and only facility of its kind, the National First Ladies’ Library will serve as a unique, national resource for patrons from school children to scholars. As a national archive devoted to educating people about the contributions of First Ladies and other important women in history, the Library’s holdings will fill an informational voi …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–Special Libraries–Fine Arts And Humanities Libraries; Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Archive of “letters, diaries, and scrapbooks of artists, dealers, and collectors; manuscripts of critics and scholars; business records of museums, galleries, and associations; photographs; works of art on paper; and oral history interviews.” Digital collections can be browsed by theme or searched by keyword.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Exhibitions; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

American Women’s History: A Research Guide

American Women’s History: A Research Guide

“American Women’s History is designed to assist serious researchers, such as history professors, independent scholars, graduate students, and possibly upper-division undergraduates. Librarians who assist these researchers may also want to become familiar with the guide. American Women’s History provides citations to print and Internet reference sou …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History

American Presidents: Life Portraits

American Presidents: Life Portraits

This site presents brief facts about each United States President. You can also search by state or President for landmarks–birthplaces, gravesites, museums, etc.–associated with each President.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Presidents; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers

BBC – History – A history of royal weddings

BBC – History – A history of royal weddings

This page from the BBC will get you caught up on 100 years of royal weddings. This site offers timelines, video clips, links to the latest news and links to other sites on the Internet that highlight royal weddings.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

Weddings – The Official Website of the British Monarchy

Weddings – The Official Website of the British Monarchy

The Official Website of the British Monarchy maintains this page. It summarizes the important details, locations and traditions of many Royal Weddings, including the most recent ones. This page also links to other British Royal traditions, Royal household information and biographies of Royal family members.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

Ten Royal Weddings to Remember

Ten Royal Weddings to Remember

“Royal marriages, in particular, are special and the Brits’ and have run the gamut from fairy tale to bigamy to beheading.” Brought to life by the Smithsonian, this page details the reasons behind 10 memorable unions, whether the motive be love, alliance, or duty.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

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

GENUKI

GENUKI

Links to genealogical information and resources for Ireland and the entire United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man). Information on accessing public records (divided by county). Help on getting started with genealogical research.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

De Imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors

De Imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors

Online encyclopedia containing short biographical essays of all the Roman emperors from Augustus to Constantine XI Palaeologus. “Each essay on this site, which is peer reviewed, is written by a scholar and is accompanied by a bibliography, illustrations, and footnotes.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–History, Biography & Geography; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Rome–Imperial Rome; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Antiquity

Dizionario inverso di italiano / Inverse Dictionary of Italian

Dizionario inverso di italiano / Inverse Dictionary of Italian

Questo “dizionario inverso” permette la ricerca di lemmi partendo dalle lettere con cui il lemma finisce. In italiano.
This “inverse” dictionary allows one to search for words by entering the last letters of a word. In Italian.
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Referece–Dizionari / Dictionaries–Multilingue / Multilingual

Associations on the Net – ipl Special Collection

Associations on the Net – ipl Special Collection

Web directory. A collection of Internet sites providing information about a variety of professional and trade associations, cultural and art organizations, political parties and advocacy groups, labor unions, academic societies, and research institutions. Abstracts briefly describing each site are included.
Subject: Reference–Associations & Organizations

Finding Female Ancestors

Finding Female Ancestors

Finding women in historical records can be difficult, as maiden names can be difficult to locate and different laws applied to men and women before the last century. This article provides an overview of how to find information about women in historical records. While it focuses on finding your female ancestors, the search tips are useful for anyo …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

Wisconsin: News and videos about Wisconsin – CNN.com

Wisconsin: News and videos about Wisconsin – CNN.com

Find the latest news on the controversy in Wisconsin at this CNN page dedicated to covering the story from all angles. The page has links to background stories as well as the latest news.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Legislation; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional; Reference–News & Current Events–Television & Radio News

ROOTS-L Home Page

ROOTS-L Home Page

“ROOTS-L is a mailing list for people who are interested in any or all aspects of genealogy, anywhere in the world. [T]he original Internet genealogical mailing list . . . and the largest.” Includes a searchable archive of list traffic, and a large collection of files and databases, including the impressive ROOTS-L library.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

U.S. Census Bureau International Database

U.S. Census Bureau International Database

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

Learn2.Com

Learn2.Com

While this site has expanded to offer computer-related online tutorials for sale, their Free Learning area still has hundreds of illustrated tutorials on how to do things that are useful in daily living, from how to poach an egg to how to avoid junk mail to how to remove a tick. The tutorials can be searched or browsed by broad subject category. Ne …
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To

Roots Surname List Name Finder

Roots Surname List Name Finder

The Roots Surname List (RSL) is a list of surnames with associated dates and locations that is intended to help genealogical researchers locate others interested in sharing and comparing data about the same families.” This is a searchable front end to the RSL database. Be sure to read the README file first, so you’ll understand the output. Site is …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

MARS Best Free Reference Web Sites Combined Index

MARS Best Free Reference Web Sites Combined Index

“An index of the web sites included in the 1999-2008 annual lists issued by the Mars Best of Free Reference Web Sites Committee of the Machine-Assisted Reference Section (MARS) of the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) of [the American Library Association] to recognize outstanding reference sites on the World Wide Web.”
Subject: Reference–Web Directories

Intute

Intute

A free online service providing access to high-quality Web resources for education and research. The service is created by a network of UK universities and partners. Subject specialists select, evaluate, and write a description for each website included. Subject areas include science and technology, arts and humanities, social sciences, and health …
Subject: Reference–Web Directories

Esperanto to English Translation Dictionary

Esperanto to English Translation Dictionary

A searchable index that translates a word in Esperanto to its English equivalent, using the online Richardson vortaro. Also available in the opposite direction (English to Esperanto).
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Multinational Monitor: The Hierarchy of Income Inequality in the United States

Multinational Monitor: The Hierarchy of Income Inequality in the United States

This is an interview with Jared Bernstein, a co-director of research at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington D.C., in which he is interviewed about income inequality in the U.S.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty–Working Poor

UW-Madison’s Writing Center Writer’s Handbook

UW-Madison’s Writing Center Writer’s Handbook

Includes instructional materials used in the Writing Center. Sections include Stages of the Writing Process (Drafting, Revising, and Proofreading), Common Types of Writing Assignments (Applications, Research Papers, Reviews, etc.), Grammar and Punctuation, Improving Your Writing Style, and Documentation Styles (APA, MLA, Turabian, etc.).
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides

Gale’s Literary Index

Gale’s Literary Index

A free index of the Gale Literature Criticism Series searchable by author, title, or by author’s nationality or date of birth. Full text of Gale sources are not available online, but searches provide comprehensive listings of volumes containing relevant information. You will need to visit your local public or college library to view the actual vo …
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Literature

Europe Map Archive

Europe Map Archive

“A historical and cultural atlas resource, providing maps of Europe in subjects such as: Natural Resources & Trade, the Ancient Near East, Classical Greece, the Hellenistic World & Roman Republic, Principate & Empire, and Late Antiquity & Early Medieval.” Shockwave plug-in required for some maps.
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases

ipl: Shakespeare Bookshelf

ipl2: Shakespeare Bookshelf

Quick links to the complete works of William Shakespeare, plus study guides, discussion groups, glossary and criticism.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors–Shakespeare; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Classical Literature; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors–Shakespeare; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-English And Literature; Reading And Writing–Authors

Citing Government Information Sources Using MLA (Modern Language Association) Style

Citing Government Information Sources Using MLA (Modern Language Association) Style

A very good resource for anyone who needs to find some examples of how to cite Government Information, such as a Presidential Commission, U.S. Supreme Court Decision, a Code of Federal Regulation, Statistical Table, U.S. Census Data, City and State Government Publications.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA

The Literary Saloon at The Complete Review: A Literary Weblog

The Literary Saloon at The Complete Review: A Literary Weblog

The Literary Saloon is the weblog of The Complete Review, which reviews books and provides blurbs from other reputable book review sources, as well as news and commentary (which is definitely not restricted to items that can be found on the net).
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Books & Reading Blogs; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Literary Criticism Blogs; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Literary Criticism Blogs; Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Books & Reading Blogs

Howcast

Howcast

An extensive online video library of how-to videos. Some examples include: how to knit socks, how to play the bass guitar, how to improve your focus, how to score big at yard sales, how to use social media to boost your brainpower, plus “quick tip” videos such as how to get a song out of your head, how to get rid of ants, and how to open a stuck j …
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To

Who’s Who in Italia / Who’s Who in Italy

Who’s Who in Italia / Who’s Who in Italy

Edited by Sutter’s International Red Series, the database contains the biographical profiles of the most representative living Italian people. It also contains profiles of banks, institutions and companies in any sector. In Italian, English version available.
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Biografie E Scrittori / Biographies And Writers

Answers.com – Answer Library

Answers.com – Answer Library

Subject-categorized directory to all of the free almanacs, atlases, biographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias and other reference works available from Answers.com. Be advised that the IPL does not consider entries or information from Wikipedia, WikiAnswers, or Answers.com’s User Contribution section to be reliable sources of information.
Subject: Reference–Web Directories; Reference; Reference; School And Homework Help–Homework Help—-Reference

The People’s Dictionary

The People’s Dictionary

A free English-Swedish dictionary that is downloadable and maintained by its users. Dictionary is maintained and edited in part through non-expert user contributions and ratings.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Swedish; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

The Weather Network Online

The Weather Network Online

Canadian local and national weather, including current conditions and short- and long-range forecasts. Also was satellite images and special reports for air quality, pollen, UV, and road construction projects. Browse by city name or via an interactive map. “You’ll even find multimedia explanations of the factors that effect the weather and our envi …
Subject: Reference–Time & Weather

SuperPages.com

SuperPages.com

Business directory. Search U.S. white and yellow page listings of people and businesses using keyword, category or business name in this online directory. Also features “reverse lookups” for finding names and businesses from phone numbers or addresses, directions and maps, classified ads and online promotions, and a public records search function. …
Subject: Reference–Telephone And Address

Population Reference Bureau Datafinder – United States Data

Population Reference Bureau Datafinder – United States Data

This database gives you searchable population and health demographics and statistics for the United States. It is a subpage of the Population Research Bureau Datafinder resource, and replaces a former site called AmeriStat. You may search by state, geographic areas within the state, and population and health variables. Specific characteristics of …
Subject: Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Kids Go Wild

Kids Go Wild

“Hey, Kids! Ready for a wild adventure? Thought so! Then find out what’s going on around the world in the Wild News section. And, if you want to see and learn about really cool animals, check out Wild Animal Facts. Like games? Then test your skills and creativity by playing in our online Wild Arcade. And that’s not all… KidsGoWild.com also gives …
Subject: Math And Science–Animals

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

Word Magic Translation Dictionary – Spanish–English

Word Magic Translation Dictionary – Spanish–English

The translation dictionary for Spanish and English is very comprehensive. Every hyperlinked entry contains the various parts of speech, synonyms, an audio clip of the pronunciation, a complete list of verb conjugations, and “conceptually-related expressions.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Spanish; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Spanish-English

Beginner’s Guide to Family History Research

Beginner’s Guide to Family History Research

“If you can’t even spell the word g-e-n-e-a-l-o-g-y, this is the place for you to start. Everyone has ancestors, and if you’re wondering who yours are, it’s time to get involved in family history and genealogy research.” This resource is divided into 13 short chapters that will take a beginner through the basics of genealogy research. There’s a g …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

Hostel Management

Hostel Management

“The mission of HostelManagement.com is to provide a resource for hostel managers/owners, and people who are interested in information about how to open new backpacker hostels. This web site is intended to promote international hostels and hostelling, especially in places where hostelling is underdeveloped.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Reference–Experts & How-To

Gender Fair Language

Gender Fair Language

As culture changes, so does language. Reflect our changing ideas in your writing with gender fair language! This site provides an overview of the concept, as well as helpful examples for making your writing clear and direct regarding gender.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality; Health And Sexuality–LGBTQ Interest; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Report Writing

Canadian Olympians

Canadian Olympians

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

Lens: Photography, Video and Visual Journalism

Lens: Photography, Video and Visual Journalism

“Lens is the photography blog of The New York Times, presenting the finest and most interesting visual and multimedia reporting ??? photographs, videos and slide shows.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Photography, Photographs & Picture Blogs; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Photography Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–Journalism & Mass Media Blogs; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Photography Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

Designing Small Business Websites Tutorial

Designing Small Business Websites Tutorial

Provides a succinct tutorial on the basics of designing, uploading and publishing your small business website. Includes descriptions of the internet, the world wide web, search engine optimization (SEO), search engine indexing, submitting your site, must have pages on your website and more.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Reference–Experts & How-To

AllExperts.com

AllExperts.com

A directory of experts in the areas of television, music, legal, medical, software, cars, sports, love & romance, and miscellaneous subjects who have volunteered to answer e-mail questions in their subject of expertise. Click on a subject area and you’ll get a list of volunteers in that area, which includes notes on each person’s specific area of …
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To

The Virtual Chase

The Virtual Chase

This site will only be active until May, 2009. Until then it offers advice on how to conduct legal research. It is aimed at lawyers and others with a legal background.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Reference–Experts & How-To

Grover Cleveland – ipl’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Grover Cleveland – ipl2’s POTUS: Presidents of the United States

Grover Cleveland was the 22nd and 24th President of the United States. Born as Stephen Grover Cleveland on March 18, 1837 in Caldwell, New Jersey and died on June 24, 1908 in Princeton, New Jersey, he was the only president to serve two nonconsecutive terms and was nicknamed the “Veto President” for his 998 total vetoes while in office.
Subject: USA–Presidents & The White House; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–U.S. Government & Civics

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

Directory of newspapers published in the United States from 1690 until the present. Search and view old newspaper pages from 1900 to 1910 from several states and Washington D.C. Maintained by the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

The Converter Site

The Converter Site

How many light years will I travel from here to the bathroom? For this and other burning unit conversion questions, use The Converter Site. “The Converter Site is an online metric and imperial conversion utility” that allows you to convert units of distance, area, energy, fuel consumption, volume, mass, temperature, and many more!
Subject: Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Pop Candy

Pop Candy

From the USA Today website, Whitney Matheson, the writer of USA Today???s weekly entertainment column, “Pop Candy,” provides not only the latest in mainstream entertainment news and websites but also a little bit of cattiness so you can laugh at the celebrities you constantly obsess over.
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

Editor’s Cut

Editor’s Cut

Instead of being the first with the latest, this left-leaning blog by Katrina vanden Heuvel, the managing editor of the political magazine, The Nation, rather reflects on what has been on the news and draws visitors??? attention to what should have been there.
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

IMDb Film Glossary

IMDb Film Glossary

Use the Internet Movie Database’s (IMDB) film glossary to look up “definitions of terms and phrases frequently used in the world of movies, film, acting, and cinema-going.”
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma

Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma

“The Dart Center is a global network of journalists, journalism educators, and health professionals dedicated to improving media coverage of trauma, conflict, and tragedy.” Provides journalists resources for dealing with trauma, both professionally and personally, and information about trauma research.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing; Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Reference

The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

This source translates English words into Hebrew or vice versa using the King James Version Lexicon or the New American Standard Lexicon (both from the Bible). You can search or you can browse the two lexicons at your leisure. A user can also search for a word in either lexicon if you know its entry number ???Strong???s Number??? criteria.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Dictionary.com/Translator

Dictionary.com/Translator

This source is provided by the well known site, Dictionary.com. It has many multilingual dictionaries: English to Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. The dictionaries are also available from any of these languages back to English.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Dizionario Online Italiano Inglese

Dizionario Online Italiano Inglese

This site translates words from English to Italian and vice versa. The dictionary contains over 400,000 entries and you can also search for Italian synonyms.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English

Kitchen Table Computers

Kitchen Table Computers

Here is an illustrated, step-by-step guide in simple language to help you build your own do-it-yourself computer. Use the resources and information here to build your own pc. Check out the tools, components, software, assembly, and more.

Our goals are to present an illustrated, step-by-step guide that presents basic information in simple la …

Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To; Computers & Internet

Translated.net

Translated.net

A web-based, free translation service that offers 169 different language combinations. Also offers a paid service for more extensive, better quality translations peformed by native speakers. Site is available in French and Italian.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Inflation Conversion Factors for Dollars 1774 to Estimated 2018

Inflation Conversion Factors for Dollars 1774 to Estimated 2018

Consumer Price Index (CPI) conversion factors to determine the value of dollars of 1774 to estimated 2018 in dollars of 1995-2007 (actual) and 2008 (estimated), CPI (1982-84), and two special CPI measures, CPI-U-X1 (starting 1950), and CPI-U-RS (starting 1947).
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Social Security Death Index Search

Social Security Death Index Search

“The Death Master File (DMF) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) contains over 50 million records created from SSA payment records. This file includes the following information on each decedent, if the data are available to the SSA: Last name, First name SS# (State issued) b. Birth date d. Death date lr. Last residence lp. Lump sum paymen …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

United States Interactive Climate Pages

United States Interactive Climate Pages

“This web site provides easy access to climatologies for cities throughout the US and its possessions.” It can be searched by state and city for weather types such as precipation or snowfall. Time periods can be specified and information is available in detailed or text format for slower downloads.
Subject: Reference–Time & Weather; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology

Based on the Book

Based on the Book

‘Based on the Book’ is a compilation of over 1,000 book titles, short stories, and plays that have been made into motion pictures. Utilizing the Internet Movie Database as the authority on release dates, all movies in this collection have been released since 1980.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Drama & Performance (Theater & Stagecraft); Entertainent & Leisure–Movies–Databases

Lexicool

Lexicool

Lexicool is a directory of bilingual and multilingual dictionaries and glossaries. Users can search by language or by subject. This website also provides translation tools and resources.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

ARTFL Project: French-English Dictionary Form

ARTFL Project: French-English Dictionary Form

Online French-English dictionary containing about 75,000 terms.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–French-English; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–French; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–French; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars

Grammar of German

Grammar of German

Get the basics of German grammar, including gender, case, modifiers and plurals with simple graphs.
Subject: Reference–Grammars; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–German; Reference; Our World–Languages Around The World–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars

Verb Conjugation

Verb Conjugation

Enter the infinitive of a French verb, and this site will conjugate it for you.
It uses the INFL Analyzer to do this.
Subject: Reference–Grammars; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–French; Our World–Languages Around The World–French; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–French

Jennifer’s Language Page

Jennifer’s Language Page

Translations for several basic words and phrases in hundreds of languages including indigenous languages. No pronunciation guide.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Our World–Languages Around The World; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Archives Canada – your gateway to Canada’s past

Archives Canada – your gateway to Canada’s past

Archives Canada is a gateway to archival resources found in over 800 repositories across Canada. Useful for school and ancestral research via digitized maps, documents and online exhibits.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Resources For Archivists; Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–Canada; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Exhibitions; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Resources For Users; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada; School And Homework Help–Virtual Field Trips; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Online Papers on Consciousness

Online Papers on Consciousness

“This is a directory of 4633 online papers on consciousness and related topics. … Most papers are by academic philosophers or scientists.”
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Census Bureau Economic Information

Census Bureau Economic Information

“Highlights from the latest U.S. Economic Indicators, Agriculture, Manufacturing and Construction, County and City Data Book, County Business Patterns, Statistics of U.S. Businesses, Current Industrial Reports, Economic Data Programs Overview, Economic Census and Surveys, Governments, Income and Poverty, International trade, Research, Statistical A …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Business & Economics–Statistics

AskOxford.com: Free online dictionary resources from Oxford University Press

AskOxford.com: Free online dictionary resources from Oxford University Press

Provides essays, definitions, resources, FAQs, and games about the English language, usage, history, grammar, and related topics. If your questions are not answered on the website, you can send them to the Oxford Word and Language service team.
Subject: Reference–Quotations; Reference–Dictionaries

CIA – The World Factbook

CIA – The World Factbook

Includes information on every country in the world. Provides facts about geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military, and more. There is also a map and flags of the world collection.
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Reference–Almanacs; Our World; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Geography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–General Reference

Tiscali Reference Phrase Books

Tiscali Reference Phrase Books

This site includes Phrase Finders for German, French, Italian, and Spanish. Each Phrase Finder includes common terms and phrases, along with grammar and pronunciation guides, and translation dictionaries (to and from English). They are especially helpful for travelers and people who are studying these languages.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries–English

A Walk Through Time

A Walk Through Time

Brief history of timekeeping and clocks.
Subject: Science & Technology–Horology (Time Measurement, Clocks, Calendars)

MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary

MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary

Online publication “written entirely by physicians but not just for physicians, nurses or allied health professionals. It was designed to be of use to everyone concerned about health — their health and the health of those that matter to them.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Reference–Dictionaries–English

Classic TV Database

Classic TV Database

Archive of information on classic television, from Milton Berle to Lucy to Mary Tyler Moore to Cheers and beyond. Index by show and performer, with data about theme songs, trivia, merchandising and rankings.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Entertainers; Entertainment & Leisure–Television

Documents in the News

Documents in the News

Provided by The University of Michigan’s Government Documents Center, this searchable site allows patrons to view text of notable legislation.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

Simpson’s Contemporary Quotations

Simpson’s Contemporary Quotations

A quotation guide, convering 1950-1988. “Nearly 10,000 notable quotes from 4,000 quoatable notables. Covers all of modern American life–including politics and government, architecture, art, music and dance, theater, radio and television, and religion.” Use either the author index or the subject index, or search for a quotation.
Subject: Reference–Quotations

Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc.

Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc.

The website of this parent newspaper company includes a listing and links, where available, of more than 200 daily, semiweekly, and weekly community newspapers in 23 states. Click on the map to find the avaiable newspapers in the each state.
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

News24

News24

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

The Freelance Writing Jobs Network

The Freelance Writing Jobs Network

The blog for freelance writers with writing tips, business help, freelance writing jobs, and more. Find the information you need to succeed as a freelance writer here.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism; Arts & Humanities Blogs; Reference Blogs–Journalism & Mass Media Blogs

Thrall Special Coverage Guide: Haiti Earthquake

Thrall Special Coverage Guide: Haiti Earthquake

Research guide presented by the Middletown Thrall Library with information regarding the Haiti earthquake of January 12, 2010. Information includes charity & relief organizations, embassies & consulate, missing persons searches and much more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Internet For Libraries–Research-Oriented Material; Reference–News & Current Events

Just the Facts: Baby

Just the Facts: Baby

Provides information for new and expecting parents. Contains sections about baby care, pregnancy, and parenting. Site features include a panel of experts answering common questions, a due date calculator, and pregnancy birth plan.
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

Mille anni di scienza in Italia – Biografie / One thousand years of science in Italy – Biographies

Mille anni di scienza in Italia – Biografie / One thousand years of science in Italy – Biographies

Lista di biografie (brevi) di personaggi noti al mondo della scienza. La lista ?? in ordine alfabetico, e, nonostante siano inclusi anche dei nomi stranieri, le biografie riguardano soprattutto personaggi italiani. In Italiano.
List of biographies (short) of personalities well known in the world of science. The list is in alphabetical order a …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Biografie E Scrittori / Biographies And Writers

Fotografia Reflex: Italian/English Dictionary of Photography Terms

Fotografia Reflex: Italian/English Dictionary of Photography Terms

This source is a scrollable English to Italian dictionary of photography. The words are listed by the English word, followed by the Italian translation. Users can jump to a specific letter of the alphabet through the appropriate link.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

A Russian-English Collocational Dictionary of the Human Body

A Russian-English Collocational Dictionary of the Human Body

This is a small thematic Russian Dictionary of the human body. A Collocational (or combinatorial) dictionary is a new format in which standard word combinations, or collocations, can be described in a systematic way. This dictionary describes 63 body parts, 2 organs, emissions, the voice, and physical manifestations of emotional states.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Russian-English

Basic Web Page Layout and Design

Basic Web Page Layout and Design

A tutorial by the University of Albany Libraries that provides basic layout and design pointers for different types of web pages.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Reference–Experts & How-To; Technology–Design

InventorSpot

InventorSpot

This site features the latest inventions, innovations and interesting ideas from around the world. The website is listed in the top 1000 sites in Technorati since its inception in mid-2008.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Science & Technology–Engineering; Science & Technology–Communications; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Reference–Experts & How-To; Science & Technology–Transportation; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Computers & Internet; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Science & Technology–Electronics; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design

The Inflation Calculator

The Inflation Calculator

At this site, you can enter any dollar amount and compare its value during any two years between 1800 and 1998. For example, you can compare the worth of $100 in 1880 to its worth in 1950.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

1stHeadlines

1stHeadlines

Compare headlines from over 300 newspaper, broadcast and online media sources. Updated every 15 minutes.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Sports News; Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

WeatherWeb: Weather Resources for Schools

WeatherWeb: Weather Resources for Schools

“This website provides curriculum resources for teachers and students teaching and learning about the Weather as part of middle and high school Earth and Atmospheric Science.”
Subject: Reference–Time & Weather; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology; Math And Science–Math And Science Resources For Parents & Teachers

On-Line Chinese Tools

On-Line Chinese Tools

The dictionary feature on this site allows you to look up Chinese from pinyin or English. This site contains some additional great features such as Chinese flashcards, a Western-Chinese calendar converter, and a Chinese namer.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese

The DRM Guide to Disability Resources on the Internet

The DRM Guide to Disability Resources on the Internet

“Disability Resources is a nonprofit organization that monitors, reviews, and reports on resources available to people with disabilities. We disseminate information about these resources to libraries, disability organizations, health and social service professionals, consumers and family members .” Site includes a searchable database of resources …
Subject: Reference–Associations & Organizations; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

allwords.com

allwords.com

“A dictionary with all definitions in English, but the ability to search for a word in English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, and Spanish. Additionally, there is a pronunciation file for each English word.”
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries–English

Roman Numeral Date Conversion Table

Roman Numeral Date Conversion Table

“This page is intended as a guide to deciphering Roman numeral year dates as they are commonly found in the imprints of both modern and early printed books. It explains the basic principles for converting numbers from Roman to Arabic form and also describes some of the unusual features of Roman numerals that may be encountered in older books.”
Subject: Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Morse Code Translator

Morse Code Translator

“Shield your e-love letters from prying eyes. Outfox the encryption meisters with good ol’ pre-World War One technology! This site not only translates anything you type into Morse Code, it actually plays the lyrical cadences of dots and dashes.”
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; School And Homework Help–Homework Help—-Reference

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

Time Service Department

Time Service Department

TIme service Department of the US Naval Observatory maintains the official time for the US. The site has information on leap years, the millenium, and various time devices.
Subject: Reference–Time & Weather; Science & Technology–Astronomy–Astrophysics

County and City Data Books

County and City Data Books

U.S. Census Bureau publication that offers a wide range of topical data to search, including statistics on crime, education, employment, income, population, and poverty–to name just a few.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Business & Economics–Statistics

Virdainas – A S??dovian Dictionary

Virdainas – A S??dovian Dictionary

Virdainas is the dictionary for the S??dovian language. The dictionary lists words from English to S??dovian and vice versa. Under a section called Conversation, common S??dovian phrases are translated into English.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages

Radio Canada International

Radio Canada International

View the programming schedule for Radio Canada International, read news briefs, listen to audio clips, and download podcasts. The site is available in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, and Ukrainian.
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events; Entertainment & Leisure–Radio; Reference–News & Current Events–Television & Radio News

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

Virtual Perpetual Calendars

Virtual Perpetual Calendars

A site that currently provides the calendar for any year in the 19th-21st centuries. You can also look up the dates for holidays in the United States and Canada from 1995-2010. Other features include a quick reference to signs of the zodiac and seasons of the year along with their corresponding dates.
Subject: Science & Technology–Horology (Time Measurement, Clocks, Calendars); Reference–Calendars

How Stuff Works

How Stuff Works

Have you ever wondered how a car engine works? This site answers questions about the way all kinds of things work– from refrigerators to computers to the human body.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History; Reference–Geography; Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology; Reference–Experts & How-To; Entertainment & Leisure; Computers & Internet; Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Our World–History & People–Inventions And Inventors; Math And Science; Reference–Homework Help–Science; Technology; Money And Work; Health And Sexuality; School And Homework Help–Homework Help

Expedia Maps

Expedia Maps

Expedia Maps allows users to access any map in the world with a keyword search in one of four categories: place, business, address, and driving directions. It provides country and state/province maps, street address locations, special landmark placements and city maps. The driving directions feature is especially useful, enabling users to be as s …
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases

alt.talk.royalty FAQ: British Royalty and Nobility

alt.talk.royalty FAQ: British Royalty and Nobility

“This regular posting contains a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and their answers and other useful information about the British Royal Family and British nobility. (The Royal & Noble Families of the World FAQ can be found at http://www.heraldica.org/faqs/atrfaq.htm).”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom; Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers

alt.talk.royalty FAQ: Royal and Noble Families of the World

alt.talk.royalty FAQ: Royal and Noble Families of the World

“This regular posting contains a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and their answers and other useful information about royal and noble families of the world, excluding Britain’s royal and noble families. (The British Royal & Noble Families FAQ can be found at http://www.heraldica.org …
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers

Calculator.Com

Calculator.Com

Directory of online calculators, browsable by a hierarchical subject/function directory. There are calculators for finance, business, science, calculus, arithmetic, geometry, etc.. Also, includes calculators for cooking, hobbies, and health. “Some solve problems, some satisfy curiosity, and some just for fun.”
Subject: Science And Technology–Mathematics–Calculators And Tables; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Swedish-English Dictionary

Swedish-English Dictionary

Swedish-English-Swedish dictionary. Lexin svensk-engelskt lexikon. An easy to use dictionary designed for those just beginning to learn Swedish. Also a convenient way to translate basic words and phrases from one language to the other.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

A Dictionary of Units of Measurement

A Dictionary of Units of Measurement

This dictionary includes all units of the International System (SIPM), many other units of the metric system, and those English Customary Weights and Measures (British and American) that are accurately defined. It does not include obsolete units. It provides symbols and abbreviations. A brief overview and history for each measurement system explain …
Subject: Science & Technology; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Undergraduate Writing Center: UWC Handouts

Undergraduate Writing Center: UWC Handouts

The University of Texas at Austin’s undergraduate writing center provides handouts to help improve writing on a number of levels such as Chicago Style, Passive Voice, Poetry Analysis, and Writing About People Respectfully.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–APA; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing; Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Chicago Manual Of Style/Turabian; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA

Eric Weisstein’s World of Scientific Biography

Eric Weisstein’s World of Scientific Biography

An electronic encyclopedia of biographies from the world of science. Includes all the major figures in science with references for further reading. Topics are searchable, or users can browse links.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies

WordReference.com

WordReference.com

Word Reference.com is an online translation dictionary for multiple languages. It also includes a verb conjugator and if you can’t find what you need in the dictionary, there are forums where users discuss the meaning of words and phrases in context and greater detail.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Italian; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–French-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–German-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Greek-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Japanese-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Polish-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Russian-English; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Spanish-English; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–Spanish; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–French; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–Italian; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–Portuguese; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–Russian

Information is beautiful

Information is beautiful

Marvel at how statistics, data and information is visualized to reveal hidden connections and patterns that help us see our world in a different light. Fascinating and visually captivating.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Business & Economics–Statistics; Arts & Humanities Blogs; Social Sciences Blogs

BibMe: Fast & Easy Bibliography Maker

BibMe: Fast & Easy Bibliography Maker

Free online bibliography maker that supports MLA, APA, Chicago and Turabian styles. Either input bibliographic information manually or use the autofill mode. Works with books, magazines, newspapers, websites, journals, and films. Includes the option to save bibliographies.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–APA; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Chicago Manual Of Style/Turabian; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA; Applications By Type–Cataloging Applications; Applications By Activity–Organizing; Reading And Writing–Writing Instruction; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Citations And Copyright–Style Guides And Citations

Custom Guide: Free Quick References

Custom Guide: Free Quick References

This site provides quick access to training materials and quick references to a number of software products, particularly Microsoft products. These quick reference files can act as cheat sheets while using a particular product.
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To; Computers & Internet–Art, Imaging, & Multimedia; Computers & Internet–Platforms–Macintosh; Computers & Internet–Computer Software

Music History 102

Music History 102

A Guide to Western Composers and Their Music. Experience Western musical history through information on the thirty-some odd composers chosen as representative of the great music, styles, and trends in music history.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers

Pointy Haired Dilbert: Learn Excel and Charting Online

Pointy Haired Dilbert: Learn Excel and Charting Online

Tutorials, tips, and how-to advice on creating spreadsheets, charts, and other visuals in Microsoft Excel. Offers formulas and free templates for downloads, along with examples that are clearly explained and illustrated.
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To; Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Computers & Internet–Desktop & Electronic Publishing; Science And Technology–Mathematics–Probability And Statistics

A+ Research & Writing

A+ Research & Writing

Need to write a research paper? Want to do an A+ job without going totally NUTS? Here’s help! A+ Research & Writing for high school and college students was created by Kathryn L. Schwartz.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Reading And Writing–Writing Instruction; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Report Writing

Catalyst

Catalyst

International non-profit organization working to “build inclusive workplaces and expand opportunities for women.” Offers free research reports and statistical studies on LGBT individuals and women of color in the workplace, women in leadership positions, and organizational change.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Wordnik

Wordnik

Provides information about words, where they come from, what they mean, how to pronounce them, related words, examples, statistics, images from Flickr, and even how they were used in Twitter.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English; Reference–Dictionaries; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Dictionaries

ABC News

ABC News

In addition to featuring national and international news articles, ABC’s news site also features videos from its popular television shows, including “Good Morning America,” “20/20,” “Primetime” and “Nightline.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Reference–News & Current Events–Television & Radio News

MSDN Library

MSDN Library

Essential information for those developing in the Microsoft environment, using Microsoft tools, products, and technologies. Includes documentation, tutorials, and sample code, and reference materials.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Programming–HTML/XHTML; Computers & Internet–Programming–ASP.NET; Computers & Internet–Platforms–DOS/PC/Windows; Computers & Internet–Programming–CSS

Wolfram|Alpha

Wolfram|Alpha

Wolfram Alpha quickly locates facts, graphs, definitions, tables, numbers, formulas, and other data. Use the “Examples” page to browse and see all the different topics covered.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Book Lists & Awards; Health & Medical Sciences; Reference–Geography; Reference–Genealogy; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); Computers & Internet; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Science & Technology–Astronomy; Reference–Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–History; Reference–Time & Weather; Reference–Biographies; Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Finance; Science & Technology–Physics; Science & Technology–Mathematics; Regional & Country Information; Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Reference–Quotations; Reference–Thesauruses Or Thesauri; Reference–Calendars; Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Math; Clubs And Organizations; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Geography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; Money And Work–Personal Finance–Saving And Investment; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Music; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-English And Literature; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports; School And Homework Help–Homework Help—-Reference; School And Homework Help–College; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Resources for East Asian Language and Thought

Resources for East Asian Language and Thought

Indexes, dictionaries, bibliographies and electronic texts on East Asian religion and philosophy. Includes a “Digital Dictionary of Buddhism”, indexes to several biographical works on Korean and Japanese Buddhists, translations of classical religious and philosophical texts, and links to many other resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Buddhism; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Other Faiths–Other Faiths Religious & Sacred Texts; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries

The Free Library

The Free Library

Compiles an enormous amount of published material – journals, magazines, blog postings, and classic literary texts. Organized by subject, author, or title.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Business & Economics; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Physics; Social Sciences; Science & Technology–Mathematics; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Entertainment & Leisure; Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

The Encyclopedia of Earth

The Encyclopedia of Earth

A comprehensive, authoritative, and thorough resource all about our Earth and relationship to it. Articles written by experts and scholars
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Physics; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Reference–Encyclopedias; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Earth Sciences; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Physics; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Lexicons of Early Modern English

Lexicons of Early Modern English

Collection of early English dictionaries and lexicons, searchable by keyword. Free public access includes basic keyword searching and bibliographic information on the lexicons, including author, date, publication, and edition information. Also includes citations for reviews and scholarly criticism of each lexicon.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–15th Century History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–16th Century History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–17th Century History; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English; Reference–Dictionaries–English

Geography Dictionary and Glossary – ITS Tutorial School

Geography Dictionary and Glossary – ITS Tutorial School

A comprehensive dictionary and glossary of terms used in physical and human geography, earth sciences, and related disciplines, developed by ITS Tutorial School in Hong Kong.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics); School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Geography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Dictionaries

How to Call Abroad: International Calling Guide

How to Call Abroad: International Calling Guide

Don’t let calling abroad confuse you! This site provides “comprehensive and up to date information on how to dial internationally from the USA, Canada or from any other country. Telephone country codes and international area codes are displayed by country, with additional info featured such as city and cellular codes”.
Subject: Reference–Telephone And Address

4000 Years of Women in Science

4000 Years of Women in Science

Features biographical information of over 100 women inventors, scholars, writers, mathematicians and astronomers throughout recorded history.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

U.S. Geological Survey–Global Visualization Viewer

U.S. Geological Survey–Global Visualization Viewer

USGS has compiled dozens of its map collections for this comprehensive geological website. Make your own maps with layers like roads, rail ways, water and cities, and even search for older maps. Many of the images are free to download, and some are free with registration.
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases

Google Calendar

Google Calendar

Track important events in one place with this easy-to-use online web application. Add events, send invitations, and share your schedule with others. A search feature is also available. Free registration required.
Subject: Reference–Calendars; Applications By End Product–Web Sites–Calendars

VOA Pronounciation Guide

VOA Pronounciation Guide

Can’t pronounce those foreign names you hear on the news? Use the VOA Pronunciation Guide to sound sophisticated! Provides pronunciation key and a short MP3 audio clip (to download) for hundreds of names in current international news.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Reference–News & Current Events

Scholarpedia: The free peer reviewed encyclopedia

Scholarpedia: The free peer reviewed encyclopedia

Offering very scholarly articles on very complex subjects, Scholarpedia improves on the anyone-can-edit idea of Wikipedia by making sure that the original author of all of its articles is an expert on the subject, that each article is peer-reviewed, and that any revisions of an article is first approved of by the original author.
Subject: Science & Technology; Reference–Encyclopedias

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

Biographies and links to biographies about female “writers, educators, scientists, heads of state, politicians, civil rights crusaders, artists, entertainers and others.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Reference–Biographies

Lingo 24 Contextrans

Lingo 24 Contextrans

Provides free tool which “combines both Machine Translation (MT) and Translation Memory (TM) technologies and allows you to search for real-world translations of a word or phrase between two languages.” Languages include Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, and Spanish.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Glossary for the Modern Soap Maker

Glossary for the Modern Soap Maker

Cited by the US FDA’s Library of Chemical Information webpage, this is a unique collection of terms, definitions, and acronyms related to the art of modern soap making.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Arts–Crafts

The Science Fiction Foundation

The Science Fiction Foundation

Our aim is to promote science fiction and bring together those who read, write, study, teach, research or archive science fiction in Britain and the rest of the world. We also want to support science fiction, at conventions, at conferences and at other events which bring those interested in science fiction together.
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Reference

technovelgy.com; where science meets fiction

technovelgy.com; where science meets fiction

Explore the inventions and ideas of science fiction writers at Technovelgy (that’s tech-novel-gee!) – over 1,440 are available. Use the Timeline of Science Fiction Invention or the alphabetic Glossary of Science Fiction Technology to see them all, look for the category that interests you, or browse by favorite author / book. Browse more than 1,340 …
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Reference

The Heron Collection of Speculative Fiction

The Heron Collection of Speculative Fiction

The University Libraries’ Digital Library and Archives at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University acquired its speculative fiction collection through a combination of purchase and donation from William J. Heron, a private collector from North Carolina. The magazines and reference books were acquired in 1989 and 1990, with the balance of …
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Reference

Chronological Bibliography of Science Fiction History, Theory, and Criticism

Chronological Bibliography of Science Fiction History, Theory, and Criticism

Chronological Bibliography of Science Fiction History, Theory, and Criticism

The following bibliography of science fiction criticism does not claim to be exhaustive. It does, however, gather together a large number of critical materials on sf that the editors of SFS deem to be important, influential, or historically noteworthy. We have liste …

Subject: Arts & Humanities; Reference

Internet Speculative Fiction Database

Internet Speculative Fiction Database

The ISFDB is a community effort to catalog works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. It links together various types of bibliographic data: author bibliographies, publication bibliographies, award listings, magazine content listings, anthology and collection content listings, and forthcoming books.
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Reference

Feminist Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Utopia.

Feminist Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Utopia.

This site is essentially a complex bibliography that lists and cites and describes science fiction & critical works from a feminist perspective. Plots may be described in whole, including details that would constitute a “spoiler” for some people. Works that are already complete are reviewed, discussed, and described, and consequently there are spoi …
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Reference

Son of Citation Machine

Son of Citation Machine

Does the thought of putting your resources into proper citation form scare you, then you should check out this site. This site has you enter title, author, etc., and it will put them into proper APA, MLA, or Turabian format.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations

DocsCite – ASU Libraries

DocsCite – ASU Libraries

Having trouble putting Government Documents into proper citation style? This is a very user friendly resource, which has plenty of examples for citing Government Documents in MLA or APA format. The step-by-step guide provides coverage for: Print, Microform, individual publication from a CD-ROM, entire CD-ROM, or Internet source.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations

The Chicago Manual of Style Online

The Chicago Manual of Style Online

Are you looking for an easy to use guide for the Turabian/Chicago Style Guide? This website is the Chicago Manual of Style site, so the resources that you find are reliable. There are many examples of the entire process of formatting and citing your paper in Turabian/Chicago Style.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Chicago Manual Of Style/Turabian

Documentation Guide ??? Turabian

Documentation Guide ??? Turabian

Could you use a very user friendly website that details how to use the Chicago Manual of Style? This is a very good resource, with many examples of how to format your paper and cite your resources in the proper Turabian style.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Chicago Manual Of Style/Turabian

APA Style Essentials – Vanguard University

APA Style Essentials – Vanguard University

A great resource, if you are looking for a easy to use, effective and concise APA Style Guide. There are many examples, and coverage of all parts of the proper way to format your paper in APA style. This is a very thorough resource, which will assist you with your APA citing needs.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–APA

APA Research Style Crib Sheet – Psych Web

APA Research Style Crib Sheet – Psych Web

If you could use some help citing your paper in proper APA format, then this would be a good resource. There are many examples on the entire process of formatting your paper in proper APA format. This website even goes over some of the proper abbreviations used in proper APA style.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–APA

English MLA Bibliography Format

English MLA Bibliography Format

If you are looking for a very straight forward and user friendly website that will explain how to cite a paper in proper MLA format, then this website is for you. There are many examples, and answers to many common questions about citing. This site is supported by the Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt American School of Lima.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA

The New Georgia Encyclopedia

The New Georgia Encyclopedia

An encyclopedic collection of articles on the people, places, events and institutions of Georgia. “Opens a window on Georgia’s rich history, diverse culture, and still unfolding story.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Reference–Encyclopedias

XE – The World’s Favorite Currency and Foreign Exchange Site

XE – The World’s Favorite Currency and Foreign Exchange Site

Provides up-to-the-minutes rates for a number of international currencies. Also provides a currency converter tool. Tables can be created using dozens of different currencies, from Afghanistan Afghanis to Zambia Kwacha.
Subject: Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Rocketboom

Rocketboom

From the “about” page: “Rocketboom is a three minute daily videoblog based in New York City. We cover and create a wide range of information and commentary from top news stories to quirky internet culture. Agenda includes releasing each new clip at 9am EST, Monday through Friday. With a heavy emphasis on international arts, technology and weblog dr …
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

The Annotated New York Times

The Annotated New York Times

From the site???s “Learn More” page: “The Annotated New York Times tracks blog postings that cite articles published by The New York Times. These blog fragments are grouped by author or by topic to form virtual, distributed conversations that span multiple sites and that center around the coverage of news events as reported by the Times.”
Subject: Reference Blogs–Journalism & Mass Media Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

White House Watch – by Dan Froomkin – at washingtonpost.com

White House Watch – by Dan Froomkin – at washingtonpost.com

A special column on the washingtonpost.com providing one reporter’s (Dan Froomkin’s) daily view on what’s happening in the West Wing or with the people who work there as reported by selected major newspapers, periodicals, web sites, and blogs. Free registration required.
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

unmediated

unmediated

A collaborative blog about developing or decentralized media production and distribution, such as how wireless internet access will be distributed or how video blogs have problems with URLs and the www.
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

Lost Remote TV Blog

Lost Remote TV Blog

Not exactly a journalist weblog, this collaborative blog discusses the interaction of TV and new media. News and commentary about TV, TV-related websites, and blogs are shared.
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

Gawker

Gawker

This collaborative blog is basically a New York gossip column, but it often has good but trendy media and media industry news. Snide and more than a little crude, it bears the traits of being published by Nick Denton???s Gawker Media.
Subject: Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

BuzzMachine ??? by Jeff Jarvis

BuzzMachine ??? by Jeff Jarvis

A personal blog by the Sunday Editor of the NY Daily News and a columnist on the San Francisco Examiner. He responds to a lot of other journalist and media blogs as well as to current events.
Subject: Reference Blogs–Journalism & Mass Media Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs

Poynter Online – Romenesko

Poynter Online – Romenesko

Jim Romenesko is a Senior Online Reporter for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. This blog provides help to journalists in the form of media industry news, commentary, and the latest gossip.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Reference Blogs–News & Current Events Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

SegnaWeb: risorse Internet selezionate dai bibliotecari italiani /
SegnaWeb: directory of web sites selected by Italian librarians

SegnaWeb: risorse Internet selezionate dai bibliotecari italiani /
SegnaWeb: directory of web sites selected by Italian librarians

Le risorse scelte sono utili ai servizi informativi delle biblioteche pubbliche, ma anche direttamente ai cittadini.
“Resources are selected for their usefulness both to reference services in the public library and to citizens themselves.”
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference

Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

Photographs, books and pamphlets, maps, manuscripts, and other archival material drawn from the collections of Harvard University that document voluntary immigration to the United States ???from the signing of the Constitution to the onset of the Great Depression,??? and related quantitative data and contextual information.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Social Sciences; Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents

City Town Info

City Town Info

Search for information on any place in the United Sates. Find out who lives there, what services available to residents. Anything and everything on what is good about the city and what is bad. Also has state information including population, flags and size.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Logical Fallacies

Logical Fallacies

Go to this comprehensive yet concise site for explanations and examples of common false arguments. Navigate by category and follow links between connected fallacies. Includes a translation of Latin terms for fallacies into English. Learn the definition of a logical fallacy.
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

GiraItalia

GiraItalia

Portale per la ricerca di eventi, mostre, manifestazioni e fiere in Italia. La ricerca pu?? essere effettuata per regione geografica, per tipologia di evento o per periodo dell’anno. In italiano.
This site offers a search tool for the research of exhibitions, fairs and any kind of events all over Italy. Great if you want to plan a trip or eve …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Viaggi E Turismo / Travel And Tourism; Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Tempo Libero E Arte / Leisure And Art

La Cucina Italiana / Italian Cuisine

La Cucina Italiana / Italian Cuisine

Database per la ricerca di piatti regionali, ricette, prodotti e ristoranti di ogni tipo. Le opzioni di ricerca includono ingredienti, regioni, piatti da associare ad un vino particolare, tipi di ricette e anche difficolt?? di preparazione. In italiano, inglese e tedesco.
Database for the research of regional dishes, recipes, products and res …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Cucina E Gastronomia / Cuisine

ISTAT

ISTAT

Sito ufficiale dell’Istituto nazionale di statistica italiano. Presenta informazioni e dati sulle condizioni sociali, economiche e ambientali del Paese, censimenti della popolazione, dell’industria, dei servizi e di molti altri aspetti relativi alla vita del Paese. Per la consultazione scegliere “Banche dati” dal menu “Dati e prodotti” (colonna a s …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Statistiche / Census Data And Demographics

CulturalWeb

CulturalWeb

Quotidiano d’informazione del Ministero per i Beni Culturali e Ambientali. Permette la ricerca libera o per sezione tematica (archeologia, eventi, libri, mostre, spettacolo, sport, turismo etc.). Ha anche una “finestra” sull’Europa e sul mondo che permette di trovare informazione aggiornata su varie attivit?? culturali internazionali nelle principa …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Viaggi E Turismo / Travel And Tourism; Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Tempo Libero E Arte / Leisure And Art

Governo Italiano / Italian Government

Governo Italiano / Italian Government

Sito ufficiale del governo italiano. Questo sito permette la navigazione (colonna a sinistra) dei vari siti istituzionali e governativi del Paese, attraverso i provvedimenti parlamentari, le notizie pi?? recenti riguardanti il governo, oltre ad avere una sezione sull’Italia in Europa. In italiano.
Official site of the Italian Government. This …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Italia E Relazioni Internazionali / Italy And International Relations

Films in Lingua Italiana / Italian Language Films

Films in Lingua Italiana / Italian Language Films

Repertorio di film italiani con informazioni su regia, cast e sulla trama. Inoltre, alcune descrizioni presentano anche un link a bibliografie di articoli e recensioni del film presentato. In inglese.
Italian films repertory with information on the direction, cast and plot. In addition, some descriptions also present a link to bibliographies …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Tempo Libero E Arte / Leisure And Art

Istituti Italiani di Cultura all’Estero / Italian Instituts of Culture Abroad

Istituti Italiani di Cultura all’Estero / Italian Instituts of Culture Abroad

Elenco (in ordine alfabetico per stato) degli indirizzi degli Istituti Italiani di cultura all???estero mantenuto dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri italiano . Questa lista presenta, oltre agli indirizzi postali e numeri di telefono, anche i siti web e gli indirizzi di posta elettronica degli istituti. In italiano e inglese.
List of the Italia …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Italia E Relazioni Internazionali / Italy And International Relations

AltreItalie

AltreItalie

Sito dedicato al tema delle migrazioni italiane. Raccoglie basi dati di foto, dati statistici, bibliografie e molto altro sulla migrazione italiana. Ottimo punto di partenza anche per la ricerca genealogica. In italiano e inglese.
Site dedicated to Italian migrations. These databases collect photos, statistical data, bibliographies, and much …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Italia E Relazioni Internazionali / Italy And International Relations

Trenitalia / Italian Train System

Trenitalia / Italian Train System

Sito ufficiale di informazione sulle ferrovie italiane. Qui ?? possibile controllare l’orario dei treni, il tempo di percorrenza da una localit?? ad un’altra, la presenza di eventuali scioperi, visualizzare il percorso ferroviario e trovare le varie promozioni. In italiano.
This is the official site of the Italian train system. Here one can c …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Viaggi E Turismo / Travel And Tourism

Cronologia / Chronology

Cronologia / Chronology

Storia e cronologia dal Big Bang all’anno 2004. Riassunti di periodi storici, biografie, schede scronologiche e oltre, con particolare attenzione alla storia politica, geografica e letteraria italiana. In italiano.
History and chronology from the Big Bang to 2004. Summaries of historical periods, biographies, chronological charts and much mor …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Calendari E Amanacchi / Calendars And Almanacs

Gens

Gens

Pagina utile per iniziare una ricerca genealogica. Presenta un dizionario dei nomi italiani, indicazioni su come effettuare le ricerche, mappe di distribuzione dei cognomi italiani e risorse bibliografiche (in “biblioteca”). Presenta inoltre delle schede regionali con cartine fisiche e geopolitiche e una selezione di links ai siti culturali pi?? in …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Genealogia / Genealogy

Archivi di Stato / State Archives

Archivi di Stato / State Archives

Portale dell’amministrazione archivistica nazionale. Propone servizi quali un motore di ricerca per l’accesso al portale degli Archivi di Stato e delle Soprintendenze Archivistiche. Permette inoltre, la consultazione online degli elenchi alfabetici per i documenti conservati presso gli Archivi di Stato, oltre ad alcuni inventari di fondi archivisti …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Genealogia / Genealogy

Italia Estera / Italy Abroad

Italia Estera / Italy Abroad

Quotidiano di informazione per gli italiani nel mondo. Presenta notizie aggiornate e servizi di attualit?? di interesse per chi risiede fuori dall’Italia. In italiano.
Newspaper for Italians in the world. It provides updated information and services of interest for those Italians or descendants of Italians who reside abroad. In Italian.
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Attualit?? / News & Current Events

Edicola 2000 / Newstand 2000

Edicola 2000 / Newstand 2000

Guida alle riviste e quotidiani italiani suddivisi per categoria (ad esempio i quotidiani sono suddivisi in: nazionali, di partito, locali, economici e sportivi). In italiano.
Guide to the most important Italian newspapers and magazines organized by category (for instance, the newspapers are divided in: national, party, local, economic and sp …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Attualit?? / News & Current Events

Pagine Gialle / Italian Yellow Pages

Pagine Gialle / Italian Yellow Pages

Versione online delle Pagine Gialle italiane con cui ricercare un’azienda, servizio, negozio per prodotti, marchi o per nome. ?? possibile cercare per categoria, per prodotti o per regione geografica. In italiano.
Online version of the Italian Yellow Pages. It is possible here to search for a company, service or shop by the type of product, b …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Telefono E Indirizzi / Telephone & Addresses

L’Edicola Elettronica / The Electronic Newstand

L’Edicola Elettronica / The Electronic Newstand

Elenco molto esteso di links ai siti di quotidiani italiani, organizzati in “nazionali” e “locali.” Questo sito presenta, inoltre, liste di links anche a riviste, periodici e emittenti televisive e radiofoniche italiane. In italiano.
A very comprehensive list of links to Italian newspapers (quotidiani) organized into ???National??? and ???Loc …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Attualit?? / News & Current Events

Pagine Bianche / Italian Telephone Book

Pagine Bianche / Italian Telephone Book

Versione online dell’elenco telefonico. Permette la ricerca di numeri telefonici (a telefono fisso) di privati, aziende o istituzioni italiane. ?? possibile anche la ricerca per numero di telefono, di fax o numero verde. Vale la pena dare un’occhiata alla sezione ” curiosit??” per le statistiche dei nomi pi?? diffusi o semplicemente per scoprire il …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Telefono E Indirizzi / Telephone & Addresses

Foreignword.com

Foreignword.com

Foreignword.com ?? un sito che permette l’accesso e la consultazione incrociata di oltre 260 dizionari online in pi?? di 70 lingue. Inoltre, espone i prodotti software pi?? recenti e offre spazio in rete e scambio di conoscenze fra traduttori interessati.
“Foreignword.com has created a site that centralizes the access to on-line dictionaries …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Referece–Dizionari / Dictionaries–Multilingue / Multilingual

Applied Language Solutions

Applied Language Solutions

Applied Language Solutions offre traduzioni gratis sia di frasi che di pagine web da diverse lingue fra cui inglese e italiano. Inoltre, offre anche un convertitore di valuta automatico.
Applied Language Solutions offers language translation services, free website translation, currency converter, as well as more information and articles. Thei …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Referece–Dizionari / Dictionaries–Traduzioni / Translations

Logos / Logos multilingual e-translation portal

Logos / Logos multilingual e-translation portal

Estesissima bancadati contenente dizionari per pi?? di 200 lingue, dizionari per bambini con relativa traduzione dei lemmi, spiegazione dell’uso, definizione e pronuncia. Questo sito offre inoltre varie altre opzioni fra cui il “cruciverba” per ricostruire parole di cui non si conosce la sequenza esatta delle lettere, frasi e citazioni, corsi di tr …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Referece–Dizionari / Dictionaries–Multilingue / Multilingual

Loquendo

Loquendo

Questo sito di traduzione vocale permette di creare contenuti audio utilizzando tecnologie di riconoscimento automatico di testi. Molto utile per esercitare la pronuncia di una lingua nello studio di una lingua straniera.
This site allows one to create audio contents from texts in several languages using optical character recognition technolo …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Referece–Dizionari / Dictionaries–Traduzioni / Translations

AltaVista Translation Service

AltaVista Translation Service

AltaVista Translation Service converte frasi o pagine web dall’inglese all’italiano e viceversa (oltre a molte altre lingue). I risultati non sono perfetti e spesso le sfumature linguistiche o i termini polisemici non vengono colti dal computer, ma le traduzioni sono almeno comprensibili ed utili.
AltaVista Translation Service converts phrase …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Referece–Dizionari / Dictionaries–Traduzioni / Translations

Meteo / Weather Information

Meteo / Weather Information

Sito dedicato all’informazione metereologica e climatica. Permette di controllare le previsioni del tempo non solo in Italia ma anche in Europa e nel mondo. Mantiene anche un almanacco del tempo dell’anno, della stagione, della settimana e del giorno. In italiano.
Site dedicated to metereological and climatic information. It allows one to che …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Meteo / Weather

The Italian Electronic Classroom

The Italian Electronic Classroom

Locuta ?? uno strumento per l’apprendimento della lingua e grammatica italiana molto ben strutturato e ampio. Presenta, oltre alla grammatica, anche sezioni di morfologia e sintassi e una sezione di formule ed espressioni tipiche italiane. In italiano, inglese, tedesco e spagnolo.
Locuta is a well structured and comprehensive tool for the lea …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Grammatica Italiana / Italian Grammar

Cyber Italia Grammar

Cyber Italia Grammar

Sito dedicato alla grammatica italiana. Le pagine sono facili da consultare, ben organizzate e ogni argomento ?? affiancato da una lezione con esercizi, dialoghi ed esamino! In inglese.
This site is dedicated to Italian grammar. The pages are easy to consult, well organized and every topic is paired to a lesson with exercises, dialogues and a …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Grammatica Italiana / Italian Grammar

Ultralingua.net

Ultralingua.net

Ultralingua ?? non solo un dizionario multilingue, ma permette anche di coniugare verbi in italiano, inglese, francese, tedesco, spagnolo e portoghese, trovare numeri cardinali corrispondente ad una cifra (nella lingua selezionata) e consultare i riferimenti grammaticali relativi a quella lingua.
A multilingual dictionary that provides gramma …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Grammatica Italiana / Italian Grammar

Verbix

Verbix

Verbix ?? un’organizzazioneindipendente e no-profit che mira a promuovere e proteggere la diversit?? linguistica. La sezione italiana di questo database presenta le coniugazioni complete di migliaia di verbi, evidenziando in rosso le voci irregolari.
Verbix is an independent non-profit organization that aims to promote and protect linguistic …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Grammatica Italiana / Italian Grammar

La Grammatica Italiana

La Grammatica Italiana

Sito dedicato alle varie forme grammaticali della lingua italiana, facile da consultare, illustrato da molti esempi, presenta anche qualche esercizio. In inglese.
Site dedicated to the grammatical forms of the Italian language. This grammar is easy to consult, it has several examples and some exercise. In English.
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Grammatica Italiana / Italian Grammar

Italia Libri / Italy Books

Italia Libri / Italy Books

Estesa raccolta di biografie di scrittori italiani, di autori di opere letterarie. ItaliaLibri ?? un’associazione che mira a promuovere la cultura ed in particolare la lingua e la letteratura italiana, le biografie sono quindi scritte da questo gruppo di appassionati della letteratura italiana e sono aperte a commenti o note da parte dei lettori. I …
Subject: Reference–Italian Ready Reference–Biografie E Scrittori / Biographies And Writers

About.com

About.com

About.com hosts websites whose content and links are created and/or selected by hundreds of “Guides,” experts who provide articles, advice, and resources on a particular subject. Search by broad channels or more specific topics.
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology; Arts & Humanities; Business & Economics; Social Sciences; Reference–Experts & How-To; Entertainment & Leisure; Computers & Internet; Education; Law, Government & Political Science; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts; Technology; School And Homework Help; Money And Work; Health And Sexuality

Alexa

Alexa

Alexa is one of the largest “Web crawls” or search engines out there, but it’s better known for its great web tools, such as its traffic rankings feature, which provides quick statistics about web sites, and its web search platform, which allows users to create their own search engines and web tools. It is also a web directory.
Subject: Reference–Search Engines

AOL Search

AOL Search

Using Google’s search engine, AOL Search offers many additional features. In particular, it has a SafeSearch feature for filtering out offensive content, drop-down menus offering alternative search terms and phrases, and easily accessible search history for repeating previous searches.
Subject: Reference–Search Engines

Best of the Web Directory

Best of the Web Directory

A high-quality website directory. “To rank among the Best of the Web, a site must adhere to the strict criteria of editors who ensure that it contains substantive unique content, navigates in a user-friendly manner, contains no broken links or pictures, is up and running 24/7, and conforms to universally accepted web standards”
Subject: Reference–Web Directories

Irish Gaelic Translator.com

Irish Gaelic Translator.com

Features Irish-to-English and English-to-Irish translation services done by volunteers, most of whom study Irish Gaelic as a hobby. It also includes resources for learning (and pronouncing) Irish Gaelic, and additional information about the language.
Subject: Reference–Grammars; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Gaelic

I Will Knot

I Will Knot

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

English-Spanish Accounting and Financial Dictionaries

English-Spanish Accounting and Financial Dictionaries

Look up the Spanish translation for a wide-range of English financial and accounting terms at this site. A free service of Trusted Translations Inc., a provider of professional Spanish translation services.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Spanish; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Spanish-English

Encyclopedia of Laser Physics and Technology

Encyclopedia of Laser Physics and Technology

This is a freely accessible encyclopedia, explaining in-depth the terms and principles of topics such as laser physics, nonlinear optics, and fiber technology. The articles are arranged alphabetically by topic, and includes reference citations for further research.
Subject: Reference–Encyclopedias; Science And Technology–Physics–Light, Waves, And Optics

Barnes & Noble.com – Meet the Writers

Barnes & Noble.com – Meet the Writers

This site includes author biographies for all writers previously featured on this page, links to their books on the Barnes and Noble web site, book recommendations by the authors, and lists of winners for the National Book Award for fiction and nonfication and for the Barnes & Noble’s Discover Great New Writers Awards.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors

Tameri Guide for Writers

Tameri Guide for Writers

This site provides a wealth of information on writing, editing, formatting, designing and marketing. The focus is on providing writing resources for the dramatic, literary and academic writer. A unique feature of this site is the Writers’ Lexicon, providing detailed definitions of terms that are highly applicable to the trade.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides

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

Genealogy Buff

Genealogy Buff

Genealogy Buff is a free genealogy website designed especially for novice researchers of genealogical information. Its key features include a thorough surname search tool and an easily navigable homepage organized by topics that link to both free and subscription based genealogy websites.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

Techterms.org: Computer and Technology Defined and Explained

Techterms.org: Computer and Technology Defined and Explained

“The Tech Terms Dictionary is a constantly growing collection of computer and technology terms. Each definition is written in a way that is easy for the reader to understand and serves to explain the term, not just define it.”
Subject: Computers & Internet; Reference–Dictionaries

Convertworld

Convertworld

Convertworld is a unit conversion website. Currency can be calculated for 36 different countries. The date cane also be changed to reflect the most current value of the currencies. Other conversion areas are: length, temperature, weight, data storages, area, energy, pressure, speed, volume, and time. The site is available in English, German, and Po …
Subject: Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

The Free Dictionary

The Free Dictionary

This website provides access to English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, Norwegian, Greek, and Russian dictionaries; English-language Medical, Legal, and Financial dictionaries; a Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, and other language resources.
Subject: Reference–Thesauruses Or Thesauri; Reference–Encyclopedias; Reference–Dictionaries

Dizionario Tecnico Informatico Moreorless

Dizionario Tecnico Informatico Moreorless

This is a scrollable English-Italian translation glossary of computer terms. The glossary is listed with by the English word, with the Italian translation. There are also definitions of the words written in Italian
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English

English-English Dictionary

English-English Dictionary

This source is a short dictionary of some of the more common word differences between British English and American English. It is an alphabetical scrollable dictionary by British English word. This dictionary specializes on those words that may be misunderstood between American and British people.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–American-British

Personal Glossary: Jacopo Della Croce di Dojola

Personal Glossary: Jacopo Della Croce di Dojola

This is a searchable/scrollable English to Italian translation glossary of business and legal terms. Entries are listed by the English word, or you can search in either language.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English

Inglese.it: The English Portal

Inglese.it: The English Portal

This site translates words from English to Italian and Italian to English. The site is written in Italian, but how to use the translation tool is completely self explanatory if users do not speak Italian. The dictionary is located in plain site at the top of the page. Within your translation results, you can also view the word tree of your term.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English

The American-British/British-American Dictionaries

The American-British/British-American Dictionaries

This is the ???definitive American-British and British-American Dictionaries.??? Both dictionaries are only scrollable, with users jumping to sections of the alphabet through links. Users can also view a pronunciation guide, British TV information, Tips for driving in England, Parting thought, State of English, and sign the guestbook.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–American-British

WWWJDIC: Word Search

WWWJDIC: Word Search

This site translates words from English and French into Japanese (and vice versa). Users can also see if their keyword exists in Romanized Japanese. Search options include: restrict to common words, require exact word match, limit matching to the start of words, and users also have several different dictionary files to choose from.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Japanese-English

NZ English to US English

NZ English to US English

This source translates words commonly used in New Zealand into United States English. Many of the New Zealand words are of Australian or British origin.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–American-British

PeTra: Italian/English Translator

PeTra: Italian/English Translator

Translate English to Italian, or Italian to English! Most of the site is in Italian, but all you need to do is enter your text and press the “traduci” button. Buona fortuna!
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Italian-English

Searching Lexicon

Searching Lexicon

This source translates English words into Welsh and vice versa. Users have the option of translating whole words or partial words. Also, if a user clicks the ???attempt??? translations, it will give a list of ???the exact translation???, or what seem to be other translation possibilities or related words. This option can only be used for Welsh t …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Slowniki internetowe

Slowniki internetowe

This source is written completely in Polish, but users can still find the dictionary. It is in the search bar at the top of the page. Users can translate from English to Polish (and vice versa) or German to Polish (and vice versa). The dictionary also provides you with a search history in case you want to go back to a previous search.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Icelandic to English Dictionary

Icelandic to English Dictionary

This source is written completely in the Icelandic language. However, an English speaking user can still figure out how to use it. Choose the translation criteria of ???enska???, which means English, and the English word will be translated into the Icelandic language.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Dictionary of Most Common Avesta Words

Dictionary of Most Common Avesta Words

This source is a non-searchable Avestan Dictionary. The dictionary is listed by Avestan word, and provides the root of the word, the number of times the word occurs in the Avesta case meaning, and then the English translation. Users can jump to a specific letter of the alphabet, and also look up pronunciations and abbreviations.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Polish-Dictionary.com: English-Polish Dictionary

Polish-Dictionary.com: English-Polish Dictionary

This source is a scrollable English-Polish Dictionary. Words are listed in English with a Polish translation. The dictionary contains roughly 2,000 words, phrases and expressions. English words include first names. References include The Great English-Polish Dictionary, by Philip Wilson, and Collins Dictionary, by YDP Multimedia.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Polish-English

French-English Food Dictionary

French-English Food Dictionary

This source is a non-searchable food dictionary. Users have the choice of listing it French to English, or English to French. You can jump to a specific letter of the alphabet within the dictionary and learn about what different foods are called in the French and English customs.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–French-English

Polish-English, English-Polish Dictionary

Polish-English, English-Polish Dictionary

This source translates words from English to Polish as well as Polish to English. Users simply type in a word, in either language, and the computer will recognize the language and translate it. This site is produced by ASTEC.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Polish-English

Lexicon: Greek-English-Greek Dictionary

Lexicon: Greek-English-Greek Dictionary

With this dictionary, users can translate English to Greek, and then Greek to English. Users also have the option of translating to Ancient Greek. If a user is translating from Greek to English, they can type their Greek word in using Greek fonts, or use the Roman transliteration. The Greek words are printed in both the Greek and Roman alphabets …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Greek-English

Dictionary of Financial and Stock Market Terminology

Dictionary of Financial and Stock Market Terminology

In case you ever want to translate financial and stock market terminology from English to French, or French to English, then this site is for you! This source, by Christopher Freeland, translates words, as well as acronyms from English to French, or the other way around. You can also buy the paperback book, and read about the requirements of thos …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–French-English

Greek-English Dictionary

Greek-English Dictionary

This source is a dictionary of Greek words and phrases translated into English. It is a scrollable dictionary, rather than a searchable dictionary. Users can jump to a specific letter in the dictionary through a link and all words are listed by the Greek word, with the English translation provided. The contents of the dictionary are ???idiomatic …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Greek-English

Dr. Bhanot’s Maylay-English Cyber-Dictionary

Dr. Bhanot’s Maylay-English Cyber-Dictionary

With this source, you can either search with a Maylay word or phrase and get its English Translation, or you can browse through the dictionary (sorted by Maylay word), and find its English translation. It does not work from English to Maylay.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Basic English-Maltese Dictionary

Basic English-Maltese Dictionary

This source, compiled by Grazio Falzon, is a non-searchable translation dictionary. It begins with a pronunciation guide, some explanation of definition abbreviations, and is then followed by the dictionary. You can jump to a particular letter of the alphabet and then scroll to find the English word you are looking for. A Maltese translation wil …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Small Dictionary: English – Galego

Small Dictionary: English – Galego

This is a Galego-English dictionary. It is not searchable. It is merely a list of words in both languages that you can browse.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Romanian Dictionaries Site

Romanian Dictionaries Site

This online dictionary translates, produced by Industrial Soft, translates words from English to Romanian, and Romanian to English. It also conjugates Romanian verbs. Users have the opportunity to download the dictionary for their personal computer, an the site also features many other useful tools with which to learn Romanian. The translator do …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary

A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary

This online dictionary translates from English to Pahlavi, and Pahlavi to English. It consists of approximately 4200 entries and searches are not case sensitive. Some entries even have a pronunciation key.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Student-Online

Student-Online

This source translates from German to English or Spanish, and back. You do not specify direction, only the languages and can type in either German or English (or Spanish) depending on which two you have designated. You can do either a whole word search, or a substring search.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Virtual Bangladesh: Dictionary

Virtual Bangladesh: Dictionary

With this source you can type in an English word and find its translation in either Romanized Bangla, or Bangla Script. You can also click through the ???Translation Schema??? and learn how the Bangla word is pronounced. This dictionary does not work from Bangla to English.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

List of Yiddish Words and Expressions

List of Yiddish Words and Expressions

This source is a list of Yiddish words and expressions. They are listed by the Yiddish term, and each term supplies an English translation. It does not have a search feature. Users can jump to a specific letter in the dictionary through the appropriate link. Users even have the opportunity to make a hard copy of the glossary.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Vocabula Computatralia

Vocabula Computatralia

This is a dictionary of computer terminology translated from English into Latin. It is not searchable, you have to scroll through it to find the English word you are looking.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Latin-English

dict.cc

dict.cc

This is a source that translations from English to German, and back again. It is also a site where users can add their own translations. However, these new additions are checked very carefully by the site administrators before they are uploaded.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–German-English

English to Latin

English to Latin

This site, produced by the University of Notre Dame, is an English to Latin translation dictionary. Simply type in the English word and press enter. It does not work Latin to English.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Latin; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Latin-English

The Universal Translator Assistant Project

The Universal Translator Assistant Project

The first and only open source tool for a variety of Science Fiction Languages. It includes languages from Star Wars, Star Trek, and similar sources.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

The Online Tibetan to English Translation/Dictionary Tool

The Online Tibetan to English Translation/Dictionary Tool

This is a program that requires Java, or a Java tool that takes Tibetan passages, divides them up into their components and translates them using online translating dictionaries. It is also known as an Online Tibetan Scanner.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Search Online Gaelic Dictionaries

Search Online Gaelic Dictionaries

This site consists of 4 Gaelic dictionaries from which you can search: an Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (Scottish Gaelic), The School Gaelic Dictionary (Scottish Gaelic), Fockleyr Gaelg Baarle (Manx Gaelic), and Gramadach Lexicon (Irish Gaelic). Then decide what type of word you are searching: headword, word, or substring.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Gaelic-English

Stor-data Briathrachais Gaidhlig – Rurachadh

Stor-data Briathrachais Gaidhlig – Rurachadh

This source is a Gaelic dictionary that translates from English to Gaelic, and back. However, there is no English on the site. But, the default search field is ???Beurla???, which means English in Gaelic. So, start in that field, type any English word, and you will get your translation.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Gaelic-English

Glossarium Anglico-Latinum

Glossarium Anglico-Latinum

This site is a scrollable glossary of English words with their Latin translation. There is also a page for the discussion of the Philosophy of Latin, if users choose to participate.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Latin-English

IM Translator

IM Translator

This source is an email translator. It allows the user to translate and email messages in over 14 different languages. It includes IM translator editor, online translator, virtual keyboard, spell checker, and an email client. It supports these languages: English, French, Portuguese, German, Russian, Spanish, and Italian.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Cadenza Glossary

Cadenza Glossary

This is a multi-lingual music glossary in English, French, German, and Serbian. Simply type in the term in any of these four languages, and then choose the resulting language. The glossary is produced by Cadenza.org, which is a page dedicated to resources and information for classical and contemporary music and musicians.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

PROMT – Online

PROMT – Online

This site is published by Promt Translation Software and Dictionaries online, who specialize in natural language processing technologies. They have a series of free online translating dictionaries, including English to French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, (and back), as well as French-Russian, German-Russian, Italian-Russian, Russian-Span …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Phrasebase Language Learning Resources

Phrasebase Language Learning Resources

Phrasebase is a conversational language learning resource center and community. It has an online phrasebook with words and phrases translated into over 90 different languages, as well as country information, language information, and information for language exchange pen pals. Registration is required in order to access some tools, but it is a fr …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Applied Language Solutions

Applied Language Solutions

Applied Language Solutions offers ???quality language translation services for all applications, including website, medical and legal translations.??? They offer Business Translation, Personal Translation, Free Translation, language dictionaries, identifiers, free website translation, currency converter, as well as more information and articles. …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

WordLingo

WordLingo

This source specializes in language translation solutions. They prize themselves on helping ???people communicate and do business in foreign markets.??? They provide a free online text translator, a website translator, as well as an email translator. A user can translate from any language to any language: English, Chinese (simplified & tradition …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Heraldic Glossaries

Heraldic Glossaries

This site has an international illustrated glossary of over 500 heraldic terms. A user enters a word to find its translation in any of these languages (English, French, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, and Netherlands) as well as illustrations for that word. Users can also browse an atlas, find pictures, and click through to see the name in all six langu …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Ectaco Online Dictionary

Ectaco Online Dictionary

This source provides online dictionaries, and also sells handheld dictionaries and dictionary software. Simply click on any of the language links to the left and access the translation dictionary for that language. There are dictionaries for languages such as Albanian, Hindi, Latvian, Ukranian, Finnish, and many more.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Ultralingua Online Dictionary

Ultralingua Online Dictionary

A multilingual dictionary translating English to many languages, and going back to English. There are also dictionaries between other languages, such as: French-Spanish, French-German, French-Italian, Spanish-German, Spanish-Portuguese. You can also type in the URL of a webpage, and the site will translate it into any of the listed languages.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Majstro

Majstro

Majstro is the quintessential translation dictionary. It consists of about 36 languages, including languages like Swahili, Zulu, and Scottish Gaelic. And you can translate from any of these languages to any other of these languages. Users also have the choice between the simple translation dictionary, which is simply word to word, or the advance …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Language Automation

Language Automation

This is a site full of many online dictionaries, glossaries and language sites, all organized by language. This is a source provided by Language Automation, which specializes in multilingual website management and construction.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

From Language to Language

From Language to Language

From Language to Language has translation dictionaries for about 18 languages, including Swahili, Romanian, Serbo_Croat, and Esperanto. All dictionaries work both ways, and can be used from any language to any language. The site also contains language alphabets, quizzes, dictionaries for phones, browser integrated dictionaries, and language for t …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Free-Translator.com

Free-Translator.com

Free-Translator.com offers language translation services for all file types and languages, as well as free translation for text and websites. They have several translation dictionaries: English to French, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, and then back to English. Users can also compare results with three other top online tr …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

Martindale’s Language and Translation Center

Martindale’s Language and Translation Center

This source has multilingual dictionaries for English to many languages, and back to English, plus other language to language dictionaries not involving English. The site also has online language courses, pronunciation guides, and word/text to speech guides. The site also provides information on hundreds of languages, as well as grammar aids, lan …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

LookWayUp

LookWayUp

This source translates from English to French, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, and Nederlands. The dictionaries also work from these languages back to English. Not only is this site a translation dictionary but it also allows you to search the meaning of a word or phrase on the web, see if any books have been written about it and more.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Thesauruses Or Thesauri

History of Philosophy

History of Philosophy

A large collection of online essays and web resources. Essay topics include Camus, institutional suicide of Chinese Buddhism, and Ayn Rand. The encyclopedia of web resources covers the following areas of Western philosophy: Ancient Greek, Hellenistic, Late Antiquity, Mediaeval, and Modern. The encyclopedia covers the following areas of Eastern P …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern

Planeta.com

Planeta.com

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

T.S. Eliot: The Sacred Wood : Essays on Poetry and Criticism

T.S. Eliot: The Sacred Wood : Essays on Poetry and Criticism

A volume of literary criticism by the landmark modernist poet, T.S. Eliot. Although Eliot writes about literature, his thinking is strongly influenced by his philosophical training. To grasp Eliot’s philosophy would require a lifetime of study. However, one can begin to get a feel for his ideas through a study of this famous work of criticism.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Queer Theory Links

Queer Theory Links

A gateway to LGBT resources, most with a queer theory orientation. Resources include definitions of and introductions to queer theory, as well as essays by influential writiers in the field.
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases; Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Workscited4u

Workscited4u

Are you looking a very easy and simple website to assist you with your citations? This is a free tool that is very user friendly, and easy to use. There are over twenty sources from which to choose from, such as ???Book, CD-Rom, Film, Journal Article, Magazine Article, Internet Source (web site), and Online Newspaper???. With over twenty source …
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Citations And Copyright–Style Guides And Citations

Citing Sources ??? Duke University Libraries

Citing Sources ??? Duke University Libraries

Quickly locate the format for citing from different sources within your paper or on your reference page. All the major citation styles are included. A very easy to navigate site provided by Duke University!
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Citations And Copyright–Style Guides And Citations

People with Online Papers in Philosophy

People with Online Papers in Philosophy

A linked list of individuals who have made available online papers in philosophy and related areas. The list contains mostly academic philosophers, but some scientists and others in related fields are included. Areas of interest of these people include consciousness, perception, mental content, philosophy of mind, artificial intelligence, cogniti …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Voice of the Shuttle

Voice of the Shuttle

A vast database containing general philosophical resources such as guides to philosophy on the Internet; information about modern philosophical movements; materials about philosophers and their writings including interviews, critical writings, links to relevant courses, and information about listservs and newsgroups; links to journal homepages; inf …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Continental Philosophy

Continental Philosophy

This site contains an expansive catalogue of links to sites about Continental Philosophy. It emphasizes 19th and 20th Century schools of thought such as Critical Theory, Existentialism, Psychoanalysis, Structuralism, Deconstruction, Cultural Theory, Feminist Theory, Queer Theory, and etc. Links are organized both by school and by individual autho …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

All Free Dictionaries Project

All Free Dictionaries Project

This site provides over 120 free dictionaries for translating over 52 languages. The project is interactive in the sense that everyone is welcome to add new translations or correct existing entries.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

The September Project

The September Project

“The September Project is a grassroots effort to encourage public events on freedom, democracy, and citizenship in libraries on or around September 11. Libraries around the world are organizing public and campus events, such as: displays about human rights and historical documents; talks and performances about freedom and cultural difference; and f …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Issues; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Reference–News & Current Events

Genealogy and Family History Internet Web Directory

Genealogy and Family History Internet Web Directory

This comprehensive resources provides links to information on almost all aspects of family history research. The mission is to promote scholarly educational access to all key worldwide Internet genealogical and family history databases and resources. It is divided up by region as well as by topic. There is also a feature to search the website.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

Houdini in The New York Times

Houdini in The New York Times

Compiled by Pittsburgh magician Tom Interval, this Web site is a free resource for Houdini enthusiasts and researchers who might not otherwise have access to the hundreds of Houdini articles, features, and letters that appeared in The New York Times from 1910 to 1943.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Entertainers; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Entertainment & Leisure; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

My Hebrew Name

My Hebrew Name

“Have you ever wondered what your name is in Hebrew? ‘My Hebrew Name’ is an online database to lookup, view, print, and save your Hebrew name. Your Hebrew name is displayed using the Hebrew characters with nikud (vowels). All names are displayed using graphics, so Hebrew fonts are not required. Access to the database is free!”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hebrew; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Our World–Languages Around The World–Hebrew

Vietnamese-English-French Online Dictionary

Vietnamese-English-French Online Dictionary

VDICT allows you to find or translate Vietnamese words to and from English and French. You can search individual dictionaries or seven at once. The database supports searches with Vietnamese characters without special software. Dictionaries are also browsable.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries

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

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

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

The Living Composers Project

The Living Composers Project

“The Living Composers Project is a non-profit database begun in 2000, which aims to provide composers, listeners, performers, and researchers with a source of information about the music of our time.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers

The Celebrity Almanac

The Celebrity Almanac

Did you know that Tom Cruise’s real name is Thomas Cruise Mapother IV? Find out lots of biographical facts about your favorite celebrities like birthdays and their favorite movies and music. Then look at pictures and autographs.
Subject: Reference–Almanacs; Reference–Biography; Reference–Almanacs; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Movies

Teen Safety on the Information Highway

Teen Safety on the Information Highway

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

A Dictionary of Units

A Dictionary of Units

“Provides a summary of most of the units of measurement to be found in use around the world today (and a few of historical interest), together with the appropriate conversion factors needed to change them into a ‘standard’ unit of the S.I. (‘Systeme International’).” Search by category (length, mass, density, energy etc.), or alphabetically.
Subject: Science And Technology–Mathematics–Calculators And Tables; Science & Technology; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

National Public Radio

National Public Radio

National Public Radio’s web site. “Each week, 17 million people listen to more than 530 member stations carrying programs like Morning Edition, Talk of the Nation, and Performance Today. Based in Washington, DC, NPR is the world’s first noncommercial, satellite-delivered radio system.” This site provides access to popular NPR shows, as well as …
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events; Entertainment & Leisure–Radio; Reference–News & Current Events–Television & Radio News

USA Today

USA Today

The online version of USA Today’s popular newspaper. This site provides well-written, brief stories on current events, sports, weather and finance. The full text of articles which appear in the print version are available, including stories from the AP wire service.
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–News

Jewish Holiday Calendar

Jewish Holiday Calendar

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

Women in Sports

Women in Sports

Biographies of female athletes indexed by sport or by name; biographies of women in the sports field.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

Alpha Dictionary Language Directory

Alpha Dictionary Language Directory

A directory of Internet sites that offer tutorials, lessons, dictionaries, and other ways of learning grammars in a variety of world languages. Organized alphabetically by language.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Non-English

Foreign Languages for Travelers

Foreign Languages for Travelers

Are you studying a foreign language? Would you like to learn how to say “yes” or “please” in dozens of languages? At the Travlang site, you can listen to basic words and phrases, such as numbers and “thank you,” being said in over 60 languages.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

New York Times Business Connections

New York Times Business Connections

This page of links to business and economics sites on the Web was prepared by columnist Rich Meislin for use by the other journalists at the New York Times for their business research purposes. It includes links in the following categories: Markets, Investing, Companies, Banking & Finance, Government, Business News, Business Directories, and Miscel …
Subject: Business & Economics; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

Bohemian Ink

Bohemian Ink

This includes biographies of writers and poets (as well as links to other biographies which may be more extensive) who fall under such categories as absurdist, postmodernist, beat poet, etc. It also includes links to some of their works, photographs, and links to other related web resources such as newsgroups, scholarly papers based on the author/ …
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors

The Weather Channel

The Weather Channel

The WWW version of cable TV’s Weather Channel. Current weather information and forecasting for the United States are easily accessed. This site also offers educational resources, such as the “weather classroom.” Weather news, advisories and facts of interest are available, as is the Weather Channel’s TV schedule.
Subject: Reference–Time & Weather; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology

The Calendar Zone

The Calendar Zone

Offers daily and interactive calendars, information regarding the significance of dates in history, religion, and geographically, and provides descriptions of various calendars, events, and holidays.
Subject: Science & Technology–Horology (Time Measurement, Clocks, Calendars); Reference–Calendars

USA Today – Money – Calculators

USA Today – Money – Calculators

Offers a host of financial calculators found under the following topics: Mortages, Autos, Credit, Retirement, and Savings. Answers questions like how much you can borrow, what your loan payments will be, how depreciation will effect the value of your car, should you convert your IRA to a Roth IRA, how much it will take to save for a car or home, a …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard

Amazing directory of over 119,000 former United States Presidents, Congressmen, Cabinet members, federal judges and other national and local political figures giving the location of their final resting place. Numerous entry points: alphabetical, by state or office, by birth or death date, geographic locations, and many others.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Politicians & Rulers; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

The Yearbook of Experts, Authorities & Spokespersons

The Yearbook of Experts, Authorities & Spokespersons

“The purpose of the Yearbook of Experts, Authorities & Spokespersons… is to provide bona fide interview sources to working members of the news media. Great care is taken in the review and selection of sources for interview. Though all contacts have expressed interest in being available for interview, we do not guarantee the availability of any gi …
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada

“Statistics Canada is the primary source of statistical information about Canada, comparable to the U.S. Census Bureau. Stat Can’s Internet site has been available since February 1994, and provides comprehensive demographic, economic and social information in both textual and data format.”
Subject: Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Nobel Laureates in Physics

Nobel Laureates in Physics

A listing of the Nobel Prize in Physics winners from 1901 to the present. Gives name(s) of the winners, their nationality, and words from the commendation for the award. Many have links to biographical sketches, photos, bibliographic citations, and text of speeches.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Science And Technology–Physics–Physicists

Nobel Prizes in Chemistry

Nobel Prizes in Chemistry

A listing of the winners of the Chemistry Nobel Prize, and what they won it for. The page is also available in German.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry)

Swedish idioms in painfully literal translation

Swedish idioms in painfully literal translation

“Aficionados of the Swedish language like to collect idioms and amuse each other by translating them literally.” Accepts submissions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Swedish; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Swedish Grammar

Swedish Grammar

“This grammar is (being) written by Leif Stensson, and is a part of the Language and Linguistics pages at the academic computer society Lysator at Link??ping University in Sweden.” In progress.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Swedish; Reference–Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Comparative CyberLexicon: English-Spanish

Comparative CyberLexicon: English-Spanish

Contains alphabetical list of computer terminology in English to Spanish, there are no definitions provided however it does link to glossaries and dictionaries.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Spanish; Computers & Internet–Cyberculture; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–Spanish-English

Learn Spanish

Learn Spanish

A collection of Spanish glossaries and vocabulary lists, with some information about verbs. Hundreds of useful expressions to use in everyday conversation.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Spanish; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–Spanish

Capoeira Glossary

Capoeira Glossary

Glossary of terms used in the Brazilian martial art, capoeira.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Combat Sports; Reference–Dictionaries; Sports & Recreation–Martial Arts; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Martial Arts; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars

Romanian – English Dictionary

Romanian – English Dictionary

Online Romanian English Dictionary.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

English to Portuguese Dictionary

English to Portuguese Dictionary

Despite its title, this is actually an English-Portuguese glossary for travelers.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Portuguese; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

The Movie Quotes Site

The Movie Quotes Site

This site has a huge collection of quotes from major motion pictures. It includes a “guess the quote” game and links to minutia and mistakes from each movie.
Subject: Reference–Quotations; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Chinese Characters Dictionary Web

Chinese Characters Dictionary Web

Search multiple online Chinese character dictionaries at once. You can search by Big5 character code, GB character code, English meaning, or bushou (radical).
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese

Zhongwen.com: Chinese Characters and Culture

Zhongwen.com: Chinese Characters and Culture

“This website counters the simplistic myth of character inferiority by translating traditional Chinese character etymologies into English to show how Chinese themselves have used and understood the symbols they created.” All characters in GIF format. Uses frames. Also has lists of Chinese dynasties, Chinese names of famous Chinese-Americans, common …
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese; Our World–Languages Around The World–Chinese; Reference–Dictionaries; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Lin Yutang’s Chinese-English Dictionary of Modern Usage

Lin Yutang’s Chinese-English Dictionary of Modern Usage

Web version of the original 1972 print version. The online version uses Hanyu Pinyin for romanization, with some Zuyin Fuhao support.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Hawaiian Dictionaries

Hawaiian Dictionaries

Online access to the Pukui/Elbert and M??maka Kaiao Hawaiian-English Dictionaries. Enter a word into the text field and receive its meaning.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hawaiian; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Our World–Languages Around The World–Hawaiian; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

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

Boy Scouts of America National Council

Boy Scouts of America National Council

This is the National Boy Scouts of America Site. It includes information for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturers. It also has information for Scoutmasters, Advisors, and Adult Leaders.
Subject: Reference–Associations & Organizations; Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies; Sports & Recreation; Reference–Organizations; Sports & Recreation–Sports & Recreation Resources For Parents & Teachers; Fun Stuff–Other Fun Stuff

Sports Illustrated for Women: 100 Greatest Female Athletes

Sports Illustrated for Women: 100 Greatest Female Athletes

Sports Illustrated for Women provides biographies of 100 of “the century’s greatest sportswomen”.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Reference–Biographies; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Sports & Recreation; Our World–History & People–Women In History; Reference–Biography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–General Sports News And Info

Current Biography Excerpts

Current Biography Excerpts

Looking for a biography of your favorite athlete? This site probably has it. It has short biographies for lots of athletes in lots of different sports.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Sports & Recreation; Reference–Biography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–General Sports News And Info

Genealogy Today

Genealogy Today

Genealogy Today monitors a variety of sources and search engines for new and updated genealogy information. The site contains articles, links to specific genealogy websites, and offers free seaching on the Genealogy Meta-Search. Resources are divided into the following groups: Getting Started, Family History, Research Tools, and Advanced Topics. …
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

Hindi 101 at Syracuse University

Hindi 101 at Syracuse University

Language lessons meant to supplement, not replace, real-time instruction. Also includes animated GIFs of how to write Devanagari script.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hindi; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

MTA SZTAKI: English-Hungarian, Hungarian-English Online Dictionary

MTA SZTAKI: English-Hungarian, Hungarian-English Online Dictionary

One of the Computer and Automation Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA STZAKI)’s online translating dictionaries.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hungarian; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries; Our World–Languages Around The World–Hungarian; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Hindi Grammar

Hindi Grammar

A clearly organized collection of notes by a student for students.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hindi; Reference–Grammars; Our World–Languages Around The World–Hindi; Reference; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

GR Junction

GR Junction

How to read and write Gwoyeu Romatzyh, a method of representing putonghua (Mandarin Chinese) in ASCII text while indicating tones by variations in spelling. This is probably the easiest method of representing Chinese by a Western keyboard.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

Native Tongue – The Language of the Hawaiian Islands

Native Tongue – The Language of the Hawaiian Islands

A brief glossary of several Hawaiian words.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Hawaiian; Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Our World–Languages Around The World–Hawaiian; Reference–Dictionaries; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

The Greek Alphabet

The Greek Alphabet

Greek letters, their names, equivalent English letters, and tips for pronouncing those letters which are pronounced differently from the equivalent English letters; designed as part of a series of lessons on Koine (New Testament Greek).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Languages–Greek; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Romanization; Reference–Dictionaries–Non-English; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Greek; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

The Internet Handbook of German Grammar

The Internet Handbook of German Grammar

A concise and comprehensive reference grammar available on the web. The standard grammar and language are anchored in referenced and reviewed literature as it evolves. In a growing trend, the standard language is used also as spoken language.
Subject: Reference–Grammars; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars

LEO English-German Dictionary

LEO English-German Dictionary

With a collection of over half a million entries and counting, one of the largest and most visited online English-German dictionaries of the World Wide Web. The site has a new vocabulary trainer that requires registration.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–German–Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–German-English; Reference–Dictionaries; Our World–Languages Around The World–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Reference–Language Dictionaries And Grammars

The Academy of American Poets

The Academy of American Poets

“The Academy of American Poets was founded in 1934 to support American poets at all stages of their careers and to foster the appreciation of contemporary poetry. The largest organization in the country dedicated specifically to the art of poetry, the Academy sponsors programs nationally.”
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Poetry

Guide for Writing Research Papers – Capital Community College Library

Guide for Writing Research Papers – Capital Community College Library

Are you looking for a simple to use site for the MLA citation style? Capital Community College Library of Hartford, Connecticut site does a very good job of breaking down each of the steps involved in the writing process. Some of the areas covered include: paper format, works cited page, sample works cited, and many examples of citing sources.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA

Learning APA Style

Learning APA Style

Find free tutorials, FAQs, and learning resources on American Psychological Association style, straight from the official homepage of the APA.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–APA; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Writing Tips; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Citations And Copyright–Style Guides And Citations

Making Sense of Marcel Duchamp

Making Sense of Marcel Duchamp

This is a multimedia time line of the works of the sculptor, painter, and author, Marcel Duchamp. Through animation, you can interact with Duchamp’s artworks and learn of Duchamp’s philosophies. Look for the bibliography at the end of the time line.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Painting

Gerald Gardner: The History of Wicca

Gerald Gardner: The History of Wicca

Witchcraft Today proved to be the first nonfiction book on Wicca ever published, and its author, Gerald Gardner, is debatably the first to ever practice Wicca in a recognizably modern form…. This website has been built to address… questions surrounding Gardner’s life. I’ve been collecting information on Gardner since 1997, and I am abou …
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Leading Figures; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Pagan, Wiccan & New Age

Invention History at the Lemelson Center – Smithsonian Institute

Invention History at the Lemelson Center – Smithsonian Institute

The Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the study of Invention and Innovation was founded in 1995 at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History. It provides information about invention and innovation, encourages innovative creativity for young people, and documents the role of innovation and invention in the history of the U …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Writing Guides at CSU

Writing Guides at CSU

Are you looking for a well organized and easy to navigate website that will help you with the writing process? The Writing Center at Colorado State University provides over 70 writing guides as online textbooks in six areas: writing processes and rhetorical concerns, types of documents, desktop publishing and writing for the Web, working with sourc …
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides

Alternative Press Index

Alternative Press Index

This website is “dedicated to providing access to and increasing public awareness of the alternative press.” It contains a directory of publications indexed in the Alternative Press Index with information such as publisher, editors, circulation, subscription cost, URL and contact information for each entry.
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

A Small Lexicon of Tsalagi Words

A Small Lexicon of Tsalagi Words

Tsalagi/Cherokee words for animal names, nouns, adjectives, verbs, names and other miscellaneous items compiled by a non-native speaker.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Other Non-English Languages; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

NoodleTools

NoodleTools

Bibliographic tools, software, and instruction for students and teachers. The free MLA Starter tool helps students in grades 1 – 5 formulate MLA entries. Site has links to bibliographies written by researchers, a section about choosing the best search engine based on the information you have, and other resources for teachers.
Subject: Education; Reference

PhoneSpell

PhoneSpell

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

Hypatia of Alexandria

Hypatia of Alexandria

A collection of documents and links about the philosopher and mathematician of that name in 5th-century Alexandria, including fact, fiction, and legend.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–History, Biography & Geography; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Science & Mathematics; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Greater Greece–Egypt

Dr. Estrella’s Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers

Dr. Estrella’s Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers

“A chronological listing of famous composers of Western Music. Each listing contains accurate birth and death dates and the country of origin. Several of the entries also are linked to biographical essays and other sites on the web.” Organized by musical period and by composer name.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

LOGOS Dictionary

LOGOS Dictionary

A searchable dictionary that translates words and phrases amongst English, French, Italian, Estonian and Cantonese.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Italian; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–French; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese

The Internet Dictionary Project

The Internet Dictionary Project

Searchable translation dictionaries that translate between English and Spanish, Italian or German.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

English-Estonian Dictionary

English-Estonian Dictionary

A searchable index that translates a word in English to its Estonian equivalent, and vice versa.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Writers Workshop – The Center for Writing Studies

Writers Workshop – The Center for Writing Studies

Writing resources from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Individual free help is only offered to University affiliates but the Writer Resources section has great information in their Grammar Handbook, Citation styles, ESL Resources, and Writing Tips section.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides

English Grammar FAQ

English Grammar FAQ

This site is a compilation of the Questions and answers that a Linguistics professor posted to alt.usage.english over the past few years. John Lawler is an Associate Professor of Linguistics at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. This is a great resource for those who enjoy reading newsgroup postings, and are wanting to learn more about gramm …
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English

The Maritime History Virtual Archives

The Maritime History Virtual Archives

Extensive maritime historical information, including information on seamen, officers, ships, ship building, and images of maritime events, ships and people.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Science & Technology–Transportation–Water; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

Confucian Analects : the Lun Yu

Confucian Analects : the Lun Yu

This site contains the Lun Yu (499 sayings of Confucius) in more than twenty languages, as well as a varying amount of other Confucius related contents for each language.
Subject: Arts And Humanities–Online Texts–Classical Chinese Texts; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Other Faiths–Other Faiths Religious & Sacred Texts; Reference–Quotations; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern–Chinese

Piazzolla.Org: The Internet Home of Astor Piazzolla and his Tango Nuevo

Piazzolla.Org: The Internet Home of Astor Piazzolla and his Tango Nuevo

Available in both Spanish and English. Dedicated to the music of Argentinean, Astor Piazolla. Features include an extensive biography and an audio library.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

The Robert Johnson Notebooks

The Robert Johnson Notebooks

A biography of the singer/songwriter/guitarist Robert Johnson. Other features include sound clips of performances by the artist, a lesson plan for teachers to ???illustrate the poesy of Robert Johnson’s blues lyrics???, and a glossary of verse terms.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Blues; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

MusicFinland.com

MusicFinland.com

Resources for Finnish popular, classical, jazz, and contemporary folk music. Artist profiles are included as well as recording reviews and audio samples.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

QuickMath

QuickMath

If you’re faced with an Algebra or Calculus problem you just can’t solve, you may want to check out Quickmath.
“QuickMath will automatically answer the most common problems in algebra, equations and calculus faced by high-school and college students.” Though you’ll have the answer, you’ll still have to show the work yourself.
Subject: School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Math

Parlez-Vous?

Parlez-Vous?

A collection of links to everything French — Castles, Museums, Cathedrals, Francophone countries, Paris, Canadian links and more.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Glossaries; Reference–Grammars; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries–French-English; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–French; Our World–Geography & World Culture; Our World–Our World Resources For Parents & Teachers; Our World–Languages Around The World–French; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–French

The National Inventors Hall of Fame

The National Inventors Hall of Fame

This site provides biographical sketches of the great inventors of America. Henry ford, Thomas Edison, and Eli Whitney are among the many included in this source as well as many others. The site also includes information about the Hall of Fame programs and activities as well as its museum in Ohio.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors

WSDOT-Metric Conversion Factors

WSDOT-Metric Conversion Factors

Lists conversion relationship between U.S. customary units and SI (International System) units, and gives conversion factors for commonly needed values — area, length, pressure, force, and volume — as well as gauge standards for sheet metal, wire, and pipes, and measures of hardness, stress, and temperature.
Subject: Reference–Calculation & Conversion Tools

Editor & Publisher – America’s Oldest Journal Covering the Newspaper Industry

Editor & Publisher – America’s Oldest Journal Covering the Newspaper Industry

A newsmagazine covering issues of interest for editors and publishers of print and online media.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism; Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

Ocean County Journal

Ocean County Journal

Subject: United States–New Jersey–Toms River; United States–New Jersey–Beachwood; United States–New Jersey–Bayville; United States–New Jersey–South Toms River; United States–New Jersey–Pine Beach; United States–New Jersey; United States–New Jersey–Tuckerton; United States–New Jersey–Long Beach; United States–New Jersey–Manahawkin; United States–New Jersey–West Creek; United States–New Jersey–Waretown; United States–New Jersey–Barnegat; United States–New Jersey–Lanoka Harbor; United States–New Jersey–Forked River

Internet FAQ Archives

Internet FAQ Archives

This site contains two parts. First is an archive of Usenet Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) postings in Hypertext format and in FTP archive textual format. Searchable and organized by newsgroups, category, author, or archive name. The second part is “an archive of ‘Internet Best Current Practices (BCPs)’, ‘Request For Comments (RFCs)’, ‘For Your …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Reference–Encyclopedias–FAQ Archives; Computers & Internet–Internet–Usenet

Encyclopedia Smithsonian

Encyclopedia Smithsonian

“The Smithsonian Institution receives a great many public inquiries covering a wide range of topics. Therefore, the following responses have been compiled to answer frequently asked questions or to provide guidance in finding the requested information. New information will be added continually.” Topics covered: Armed Forces History, Anthropology, M …
Subject: Reference–Encyclopedias

IPL FAQ: Why is the sky blue?

IPL FAQ: Why is the sky blue?

Why is the sky blue? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Science & Technology–Astronomy; Science And Technology–Physics–Light, Waves, And Optics; Reference–Trivia; Science & Technology–Astronomy; Science And Technology–Physics–Light, Waves, And Optics

IPL FAQ: Newspaper Archives

IPL FAQ: Newspaper Archives

My grandmother was mentioned in the Chicago Tribune in 1906. Can I get a copy of that article using the Internet? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History; Reference–News & Current Events; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism; Arts & Humanities–History; Reference–News & Current Events; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

IPL FAQ: Publish or Perish

IPL FAQ: Publish or Perish

What is the meaning of the phrase “publish or perish”? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Proverbs And Sayings; Reference–Trivia; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Proverbs And Sayings

IPL FAQ: Internet Demographics

IPL FAQ: Internet Demographics

What percentage of the world’s population has access to the Internet? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Computers & Internet; Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Business & Economics–Statistics; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Computers & Internet; Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Business & Economics–Statistics

IPL FAQ: What were the names of everyone on the Mayflower?

IPL FAQ: What were the names of everyone on the Mayflower?

What were the names of everyone on the Mayflower? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–17th Century History; Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–17th Century History

IPL FAQ: Today In History

IPL FAQ: Today In History

What happened on this day in 1969? I need ten famous events of the 1960s. (Et cetera.) Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–History; Reference–Trivia; Arts & Humanities–History

IPL FAQ: Finding People

IPL FAQ: Finding People

I just know my best friend from elementary school is online, but I can’t figure out how to get her email address. Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Reference–Telephone And Address; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web–Web Searching Guides; Reference–Genealogy; Reference–Telephone And Address; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web–Web Searching Guides

IPL FAQ: Why is New York City called “The Big Apple”?

IPL FAQ: Why is New York City called “The Big Apple”?

Why is New York City called “The Big Apple”? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Reference–Trivia; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Reference–Trivia; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania)

IPL FAQ: Once in a Blue Moon

IPL FAQ: Once in a Blue Moon

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

IPL FAQ: Animal Names & Words

IPL FAQ: Animal Names & Words

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

United States Bureau of the Census Statistical Briefs

United States Bureau of the Census Statistical Briefs

Statistical briefs are succinct 2- to 4-page reports issued occasionally and providing timely data on specific issues of public policy. Presented in narrative style with graphs, the reports summarize data from demographic surveys of the U.S. population. Other statistical briefs describe the nation’s economic activity and are prepared by the Census …
Subject: Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Statistical Abstract of the United States

Statistical Abstract of the United States

Contains a collection of statistics (over 1400 tables and graphs!) on social, economic, and international subjects. In addition, the Abstract is your guide to sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations. Web source contains statistics in brief and frequently requested tables.
Subject: Reference–Census Data & Demographics

U.S. Census Bureau

U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau collects data about the people and economy of the United States and produces a wide variety of statistical data products and reports, such as the Statistical Abstract of the United States, FedStats, Trade Statistics, and an up-to-date population clock. A great source for population, genealogical, and geographical information.
Subject: Reference–Census Data & Demographics; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Information Services

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation

Introduces legal citation to the beginner and serves as a reference on basic citation points for more experienced writers and citation checkers. Included are articles and examples of legal citations. A good resource from the Cornell Law School.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States

Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

This Bartleby.com edition of Brewer’s “Dictionary of Phrase and Fable” was created from the 1898 edition of the text. They describe it as “Comprising over 18,000 entries that reveal the etymologies, trace the origins and otherwise catalog ‘words with a tale to tell.'” Browsable and searchable.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore; Reference–Dictionaries–English

Vocabulary Training

Vocabulary Training

Use this site to help you learn words in French, Spanish, or German. You can work on verb tenses or you can just build your vocabulary in various subject areas. Categories include: Food, Business Vocabulary, and Useful Words.
Subject: Reference–Grammars; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Spanish; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–French; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–German; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English; Our World–Languages Around The World–English; Our World–Languages Around The World–Spanish; Our World–Languages Around The World–German; Our World–Languages Around The World–French; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–Spanish; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–German; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Languages–French

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Wondering about citations, references, metaphors, grammar, style, or about any other subject that has to do with writing?
Come here. Find APA, MLA, and Turabian style guides, help with academic or professional writing, and more!
Subject: Education–Adult Education; Education–English As A Second Language (ESL); Business & Economics–Employment–Job Searching & Employee Recruiting; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–APA; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Citations; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–Chicago Manual Of Style/Turabian; Reference–Style And Writing Guides–MLA; Reference–Reference Resources For Teachers & Parents; Reading And Writing–Writing Instruction; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Report Writing; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-English And Literature; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Writing Tips; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Citations And Copyright–Style Guides And Citations; Money And Work–Job Hunting

Guide to Grammar and Writing

Guide to Grammar and Writing

There’s a lot more than grammar help at this site. Learn how to write effective paragraphs and essays in addition to finding out about all things grammatical. You can even submit a question about English grammar or usage. Lots of resources available, too, including an online dictionary and famous quotations about writing.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-English And Literature; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Writing Tips; School And Homework Help–English As A Second Language (ESL)

World Magazine

World Magazine

Presents world news from a conservative Christian perspective. Mission statement: “To report and analyze the news on a weekly schedule in an interesting, accurate, and arresting fashion, and to combine reporting with practical commentary on current events and issues from a perspective committed to the Bible as the inerrant Word of God.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Reference–News & Current Events

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

Armchair Grammarian

Armchair Grammarian

If you are looking for an Online Writing Lab then this website is a great place to start. Find articles that explain, with examples, English grammar and punctuation rules.
Subject: Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–English; Reading And Writing–Writing Instruction

the-artists.org

the-artists.org

the-artists.org features an “extended database of 20th Century and contemporary visual artists. The masters of the past hundred years are represented with their portrait, dates and places of birth and death, with links to webresources to find anything you want to know about them, with images of their work, comprehensive biographies and articles, an …
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts

MayflowerHistory.com

MayflowerHistory.com

Learn the names of all the passengers on the Mayflower. This site offers lots of information not only about the Mayflower, but also such topics as the first Thanksgiving, Native Americans, clothing of the Pilgrims and much more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–17th Century History; Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast); Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–Colonial Period And Revolution (1600-1783); USA–History & People; USA–USA Resources For Parents & Teachers; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

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

World News Megastories

World News Megastories

“Out There News is a news agency born on the Net. It pioneers a non-linear journalism in which people create their own experience of the news rather than passively receiving information. The audience become journalists themselves, meeting people, discovering facts and absorbing atmosphere to form their own understanding of the issues.”
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events

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

TomPaine.com: A Journal of Opinion

TomPaine.com: A Journal of Opinion

“TomPaine.com seeks to enrich the national debate on controversial public issues by featuring the ideas, opinions, and analyses too often overlooked by the mainstream media. We promote these on our website, where we offer in-depth coverage and provide links to underappreciated authors and organizations. TomPaine.com’s HISTORY DEPARTMENT adds to cur …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Reference–News & Current Events

Revista KLAN – Shqip

Revista KLAN – Shqip

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

rbi-aktuell.de

rbi-aktuell.de

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

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

Outlook

Outlook

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

The Northern Scot

The Northern Scot

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

NewsWatch: The Consumer’s Guide to the News

NewsWatch: The Consumer’s Guide to the News

NewsWatch provides insightful analysis of the media and its coverage of recent news stories. “In this information age, it’s especially important to know how reporting holds up against expert criticism and independent evidence…NewsWatch’s mission is to watch the media watchdog on behalf of news consumers, and to give a voice to consumers who want …
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

National Science Foundation Custom News Service

National Science Foundation Custom News Service

“The Custom News Service is an email- and web-based alert service, designed to help anyone with an interest in NSF news and publications find out quickly about new publications and information. It is a “custom” service that lets you select the types of publications you want to know about. It alerts you to new publications and provides links to el …
Subject: Science & Technology; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Reference–News & Current Events

Korean Central News Agency (North Korea)

Korean Central News Agency (North Korea)

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

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

Family Chronicle

Family Chronicle

“Family Chronicle is a magazine for individuals researching their roots.” “The site has many links to other genealogy sites and activiely promotes feedback and comments.” Surname origin lists (British, German and Chinese) are available and site also includes archived articles.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy

Extra!

Extra!

“Published since 1987, Extra! looks at the major issues in the news, questioning the conventional wisdom that narrows the range of issues, sources and perspectives. Articles examine biased reporting, censored news, media mergers, press/state cronyism, the power of corporate owners and advertisers, and the exclusion of progressive voices from the me …
Subject: Reference–News & Current Events