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The Great Chicago Fire and The Web of Memory

The Great Chicago Fire and The Web of Memory

Learn about the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 and how it was remembered over time.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History

Who Was Blogging the Democratic National Convention (in July 2004)?

Who Was Blogging the Democratic National Convention (in July 2004)?

Cyberjournalist.net provides a list of people credentialed as bloggers in attendance at the DNC. A good list of important political bloggers.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Landings

Landings

Huge aviation web directory with access to flying-related databases on regulations, reports, airports, flight plans, certifications, and aircraft registrations, as well as some useful aviation calculators.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Air

Acid and Base pH Tutorial

Acid and Base pH Tutorial

“This site contains notes and self directed exercises designed to help students with the fundamental concepts of acid-base chemistry.” The instruction is aimed at students with no previous knowledge or experience with acid-base chemistry.
Subject: Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Chemistry

American Memory

American Memory

This resource is geared toward students and teachers. It provides links to sets of selected primary sources on a variety of topics in United States History. You can browse by topic, time periods, place and by what the collections contain (maps, prints, movies, etc).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

History Through Deaf Eyes

History Through Deaf Eyes

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

Government, Politics & Law – Research & Technology Guides

Government, Politics & Law – Research & Technology Guides

This site offers a variety of local, state, federal and international government resources. It also includes links to information about Patents & Trademarks, Afro-Americans and the Military, European studies (some divided into regions) and more.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

W.T. Cox Subscriptions, Inc.

W.T. Cox Subscriptions, Inc.

This vendor site has information on their sales and support division, events and services, employment opportunities, an on-line catalog, and an e-mail address where they can be reached.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–On The Job–Acquisitions–Vendors And Distributors

Nobel Women’s Initiative

Nobel Women’s Initiative

Founded by six female Nobel Peace Laureates, this foundation promotes non-violent efforts for peace, human rights, and a sustainable future.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Peace; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Lightship Columbia – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Lightship Columbia – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

“The Lightship Columbia was commissioned in 1950 as Light Vessel No. 604, and was built by the Rice Brothers Shipyard in Boothbay, Maine. She first took her position at the important Columbia station just outside the Columbia River Bar and southwest of Cape Disappointment, Washington in 1951. Decommissioned in 1979, she was replaced by a lighted ho …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

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

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

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

Pensacola Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Pensacola Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

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

Blogs – ipl Special Collection

Blogs – ipl Special Collection

Web directory. A selected list of blogs on a range of topics, including how to create your own blog. Subjects include law, books, food, travel, medicine, history, politics, business, and more.
Subject: Reference Blogs–Blog Lists, Directories & Search Engines

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“This light originally had a conical yellow brick tower. It was sheathed with steel plates in 1901 to prevent further deterioration of the brickwork. Today, this still operating lighthouse is licensed to the Door County Maritime Museum and is open to the public 10:00 to 5:00 daily between mid May and mid October. The tower, however, is not accessib …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

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

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

“This light is currently owned by the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keeper’s Association, and in the process of restoration to its 1920 appearance. It is open to the public on weekends and holidays during the summer for a small fee. It still serves as an active aid to navigation, but mostly to guide pleasure craft entering the river.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Classic Typewriter Page

The Classic Typewriter Page

“Devoted to marvelous mechanical writing machines of the past, the site offers information about collecting typewriters, repairing and restoring them, and the history of their development. Site author Richard Polt shares his ruminations on the metaphysical significance of the typewriter and how it affects the process of writing. Heady stuff indeed. …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting–Antiques; Science & Technology–Electronics

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

Optics, Waves, Sound

Optics, Waves, Sound

A collection of links to demonstrations and lessons to aid in understanding of optics, waves, and sound. Many other interesting physics links as well. Hosted by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Subject: Science And Technology–Physics–Light, Waves, And Optics

Stitchopedia

Stitchopedia

“Diagrams and directions for every stitch you can think of (and some you’ve probably never heard of).” From the basics to composite stitches, this site aims to educate learners at all levels. Find stitches, design patterns, and an archive of articles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Arts & Crafts

Freedmen’s Bureau

Freedmen’s Bureau

The site contains historical information about the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands. “The Freedmen Bureau, as it was commonly called, was to address all matters concerning refugees and freedmen within the states that were under reconstruction.” Site offers images, primary sources, and links to other resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Education; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Economic Conditions

State Library of North Carolina

State Library of North Carolina

This site introduces the State Library of North Carolina and its information resources, including the State library catalog, Youth services, and more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–State Libraries In The U.S.

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

Physics Van

Physics Van

Watch physics demonstrations by students at the University of Illinois as they show ???science as fun and worthwhile for people who wonder about why the world acts the way it does???.
Subject: Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); Science & Technology–Physics; Math And Science–Physics & Chemistry; Math And Science; Math And Science–Experiments & Science Fair Projects; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Chemistry; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Physics

Facts About Blood

Facts About Blood

This site provides answers to all your questions about blood donation. Topics include facts about blood donation, who should donate, what to expect when donating, how blood is screened and processed, and other information related to transfusions.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Donors And Transplants

Art History Resources on the Web

Art History Resources on the Web

An extensive hierarchical directory to online materials relating to art, and art history. The main directory is split into nine broad time/topical categories. Links to museums and galleries worldwide, as well as some information on prints and photography are provided.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Minnesota – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Minnesota – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Minnesota as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Missouri – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Missouri – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Missouri as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Mississippi – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Mississippi – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Mississippi as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Maryland – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Maryland – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Maryland as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Kansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Kansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Kansas as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Hawaii – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Hawaii – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Hawaii as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Florida – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Florida – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Florida as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Connecticut – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Connecticut – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Connecticut as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Delaware – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Delaware – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Delaware as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Indiana – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Indiana – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Indiana as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Illinois – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Illinois – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Illinois as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Georgia – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Georgia – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Georgia as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Idaho – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Idaho – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Idaho as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Michigan – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Michigan – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Michigan as well as interesting facts and people related to the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Early Baseball Pictures

Early Baseball Pictures

A Library of Congress collection of historic baseball photographs and print in the following categories: Baseball Beginnings, Game Day in the Majors, Players, Non-Major League Baseball, Major League Teams and Games.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball

State Historical Society of Missouri

State Historical Society of Missouri

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

Library of Virginia

Library of Virginia

The Library of Virginia houses the Virginia State Archives. This site offers the ability to search the Archives and Manuscripts Catalog: the “main access point for state government records, military records, personal papers, family Bible records, genealogical notes and charts, church and cemetery records, business records, maps, and other archival …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–State Libraries In The U.S.

Vermont State Archives

Vermont State Archives

The state archives of Vermont “preserves and keeps accessible state government records deemed by statute, records schedules or archival appraisal to have continuing value”. The web site includes a searchable catalog and a guide to records at the archives.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Wyoming State Archives

Wyoming State Archives

The Wyoming State Archives web site features an online map collection and information about the Historic Photograph Collection, as well as information about using the archives.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

North Carolina Encyclopedia

North Carolina Encyclopedia

The State Library of North Carolina’s Encyclopedia “gives you an overview of the people, the government, the history, and the resources of North Carolina.” Organized by categories, the Historical Sites and Chronology are especially detailed and well researched.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Wisconsin Library and Archives

Wisconsin Library and Archives

Provides access to an online genealogy tool, the Wisconsin Name Index, and a database of Wisconsin Historical Images. Links are also provided for the University of Wisconsin – Madison online library catalog and archives catalog.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Washington State Archives

Washington State Archives

Includes the State Records Collection of government documents, a Historical Records Search with links to additional genealogical resources, and information about the five regional repositories.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Pennsylvania State Archives

Pennsylvania State Archives

This site is a guide to doing research in the State Archives of Pennsylvania. It provides online guides to the archives’ manuscripts and government records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Tennessee State Library and Archives

Tennessee State Library and Archives

Provides online access Tennessee library catalogs as well as an image and photograph database of Tennessee history. Users can access government documents such as adoption, census, court, divorce, marriage, and military records, birth and death certificates, newspapers and more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Utah State Archives and Records Service

Utah State Archives and Records Service

The Utah State Archives web site has an online catalog to the collection, several holdings lists, and finding aids (tools which describe individual collections). A group of online exhibits is also available.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

The state archives of South Carolina offers the following digital records on its web site: Confederate Pension Applications, 1919-1938; Insurance file photographs of public schools, 1935-1952; Grand Jury Presentments to the General Assembly, 1783-1877; National Register of Historic Places files. The On-Line Records Index allows searching of over 30 …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Oklahoma State Archives

Oklahoma State Archives

The Oklahoma State Archives preserves the historical records of the Oklahoma state government. The section “State Archives Collection Highlights,” describes some of the more popular archives collections, such as the Index to Oklahoma’s Confederate Pension Records and Historical Maps.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives

Oregon State Archives

Oregon State Archives

The web site for the Oregon State Archives offers guides to state agency records and historical county records. It also provides research aids to adoption, census, land, military, naturalization, probate, and vital records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island State Archives

The Rhode Island State Archives “acts as the official custodian and trustee for public records possessing permanent historical value”. The collection of historical records dates from 1638 to the present.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Nevada State Archives

Nevada State Archives

The Nevada State Archives preserves the documentation of Nevada’s history, with records dating back to 1851. Its website features the “Ask an Archivist” tool and the “Special Features” section with web documents like: “An Outline of Capital Punishment in Nevada”, “First Records of Carson Valley, Utah Territory, 1851”, “Nevada’s Governors”, and “Po …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Missouri State Archives

Missouri State Archives

The Missouri State Archives is the official repository of the state’s government and historical documents. Among its holdings are documents relating to French and Spanish colonial rule, the New Madrid Earthquakes, Supreme Court case files, the Civil War, Frank and Jesse James, and Harry S. Truman.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

New Hampshire Division of Archives and Records Management

New Hampshire Division of Archives and Records Management

The New Hampshire Division of Archives and Records Management offers information on such topics as: Archival Holdings, Civil War Research, Civil War Pensions Index, Genealogy,
Guide to the Archives, Index to NH State Papers, and Land Title Research.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Minnesota State Archives

Minnesota State Archives

The Minnesota State Archives collects Minnesota government documents including: correspondence, reports, minutes, memoranda, published records, maps, photographs, architectural drawings, microfilm, sound recordings, ephemera, and videotapes. The collection is searchable through this web site, as are naturalization and tax and assessment documents.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Montana Historical Society Archives

Montana Historical Society Archives

The Montana Historical Society Archives collections are comprised of manuscripts, state and local government records, and oral histories, all of which are searchable on this website.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management

New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management

The New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management, “holds in trust the public records of New Jersey: one of the oldest and most vital functions of government. The division has statutory authority to ensure the security, integrity, and efficiency of record-keeping by state and local public agencies, and to preserve the rich documentary heri …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

This site allows users to search the Mississippi Department of Archives and History’s collection and view many of the department’s publications.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

New York State Archives

New York State Archives

The state archives of New York collects materials related to the state’s history from the seventeenth century to the present day. The web site provides an extensive collection of images in addition to the Research Room, which has electronic access to information about many of the archives resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Nebraska State Historical Society

Nebraska State Historical Society

The Nebraska State Historical Society houses the state archives of Nebraska. The Library/Archives Division “safeguards the documentary heritage of Nebraska so that it can be used by all researchers”. Its collection includes newspapers, maps, photographs, government records, papers of individuals and organizations, sound recordings, and moving imag …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Louisiana State Archives

Louisiana State Archives

The Louisiana State Archives, a division of the Louisiana Secretary of State’s office, is mandated to identify, collect, preserve, maintain, and make available records and artifacts of Louisiana history. Online exhibits include the World War I Permanent Poster Collection and the Baton Rouge Art League Permanent Collection.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives

Kansas State Archives

Kansas State Archives

The Kansas State Historical Society serves as the portal for the state archives. Holdings include the inactive unpublished records of state government with enduring historical value. The archives also holds microfilm copies of unpublished records from many city and county offices, and some federal records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Massachusetts Archives

Massachusetts Archives

The Massachusetts Archives holds the official records created by Massachusetts state government. Holdings are organized by agency and date from 1629 to the present. They include: records reflecting the structure of state government, special colonial and early state materials to 1800, genealogy, and African American history resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Iowa State Archives

Iowa State Archives

The function of the State Archives of Iowa (a division of the State Historical Society of Iowa) is to document the rights of citizens, the actions of state officials, and the state experience. The State Archives works to ensure that the essential evidence of government is created, maintained for as long as it is needed, and is available to the cit …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

The Kentucky State Archives collections include census microfilm, Kentucky local and state government records and publications, and military records. The archives also allow family history requests for birth, death, marriage, divorce, and military records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–State Libraries In The U.S.; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Archives of Michigan

Archives of Michigan

The Archives of Michigan contains “more than 80 million state and local government records and private papers, 300,000 photographs and 500,000 maps. Records in the State Archives are particularly useful for tracing genealogy, legislative history/intent, land surveys, military service, and governmental policy on mental health, public health, educati …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Arkansas History Commission and State Archives

Arkansas History Commission and State Archives

The mission of the state archives of Arkansas is to: keep and care for the official archives of the State of Arkansas; collect material bearing on the history of Arkansas from the earliest times; copy and edit official records and other historical material; and encourage historical work and research. The site contains Arkansas historical facts and …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives

California State Archives

California State Archives

The California State Archives provides a repository for the state’s permanent governmental records as well as other materials documenting California history. Collections that can be explored online include: California Constitutions, Spanish and Mexican land grants, family history resources, legislative records, the Robert F. Kennedy assassination i …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Hawaii State Archives

Hawaii State Archives

The Hawaii State Archives “is responsible for collecting, appraising, preserving, and making available to the public Hawaiian government records of enduring value. The primary collections consist of government records from the monarchy to the current legislative session, private collections of individuals and organizations, historical photographs, …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Delaware Public Archives

Delaware Public Archives

The Delaware Public Archives identifies, collects, and preserves public records of enduring historical and evidential value. It collects local government and genealogical records and manuscripts. The site features “100 Stories”, an online exhibit which provides a wide variety of documents and photographs that tell the story of the First State.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives

Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives

The Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives holds a large collection of material relating to the history of Idaho and the Pacific Northwest. The collection is extremely varied in subject, geographic area, and time period. It includes both historical and genealogical information and covers a wide variety of mediums, including manuscripts …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Florida State Archives

Florida State Archives

The Florida State Archives is mandated by law to collect, preserve, and make available for research the historically significant records of the state, as well as private manuscripts, local government records, photographs, and other materials that complement the official state records. Online collections include World War I service cards, Florida C …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Georgia Archives

Georgia Archives

The Georgia Archives identifies and preserves Georgia’s most valuable historical documents. Online collections include colonial wills, Georgia legislative documents, historic documents of Georgia, a historic postcard collection, and Confederate files including enlistment oaths and discharges, muster rolls, and pension records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Colorado State Archives

Colorado State Archives

The Colorado State Archives preserves the state’s legal and historical records and provides information about documents on its web site. Users may search the Archives by name, Colorado county, time span, or record type.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Alabama Department of Archives and History

Alabama Department of Archives and History

The state archives of Alabama web site offers links for genealogists and historians, teachers and students, museum visitors, and state and local officials. Online collections include: a Civil War soldiers database, an 1867 voter registration database, a World War I Gold Star database, and a photo database.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Digital Library of Georgia

Digital Library of Georgia

“The Digital Library of Georgia is a gateway to Georgia’s history and culture found in digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, audio, video, and other materials.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Alaska State Archives

Alaska State Archives

The Alaska State Archives “is the repository that preserves the government records of Alaska’s history and makes these records accessible to its patrons in a safe, professional, and responsible manner.” The site provides access to photographs and information about researching genealogy in Alaska.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

California Heritage Collection

California Heritage Collection

“The California Heritage Collection is an online archive of more than 30,000 images illustrating California’s history and culture, from the collections of the Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley. Selected from nearly two hundred individual collections, this unique resource uses the latest online archiving techniques to highli …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Middle East Virtual Library

Middle East Virtual Library

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

Arkansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Arkansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Arkansas as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Alabama – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Alabama – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Alabama as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Alaska – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Alaska – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Alaska as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Arizona – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Arizona – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Arizona as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

California – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

California – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to California as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Social Issues Collection

Social Issues Collection

“The Social Issues Collection is an ongoing database of historial images from the Western United States and the Pacific Northwest region. The collection covers political and social topics such as women’s issues, labor and government, as well as ethnic groups.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Indiana Historical Society

Indiana Historical Society

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

Texas Treasures

Texas Treasures

Online exhibition of Texas history. Biographies of famous Texans, descriptions of periods of Texas history, and digitized images from the archival collection.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Conservation and Environmental Maps

Conservation and Environmental Maps

“The historic and more recent maps contained in this category show early exploration and subsequent land use in various areas of the United States. These maps show the changes in the landscape, including natural and man-made features, recreational and wilderness areas, geology, topography, wetland area, vegetation, and wildlife. Specific conservati …
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States Historical Maps

Sunday School Books: Shaping the Values of Youth in Nineteenth-Century America

Sunday School Books: Shaping the Values of Youth in Nineteenth-Century America

“This collection presents 163 Sunday school books published in America between 1815 and 1865, drawn from the collections of Michigan State University Libraries and the Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University Libraries. They document the culture of religious instruction of youth in America during the Antebellum era. They also illust …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History

Louisiana Digital Library: Louisiana Maps

Louisiana Digital Library: Louisiana Maps

“Historic maps from the French Colonization of Louisiana and Louisiana Purchase Map Collection” following the exploratory voyages of Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville (1661-1706).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States Historical Maps; Our World–North America–USA–50 States–L-M–Louisiana; Our World–North America–USA–History & People; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Geography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Ohio History Online Portal – Ohio Historical Society

Ohio History Online Portal – Ohio Historical Society

“The Ohio Historical Society conducts an expanded range of activities related to interpreting, collecting and preserving the state’s heritage. In the last century, the society has collected more than 1.5 million items pertaining to Ohio’s history, archaeology, and natural history. One of the largest state historical organizations in the country.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

HistoryLink

HistoryLink

“An encyclopedic history of Seattle and nearby communities. Our site contains sourced essays, photo features and a detailed timeline of regional history. New info is added to our databases almost daily.” The site also features maps and historical documents and anecdotal “people’s history.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Oregon Historical Society

Oregon Historical Society

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

Pilgrim Hall Museum

Pilgrim Hall Museum

“Pilgrim Hall Museum is a gallery museum in the center of historic Plymouth, Massachusetts. Through its exhibition of Pilgrim possessions and Native American artifacts, Pilgrim Hall tells the stories of America??s founding and traditions in stirring detail.” The museum’s web site includes articles on the Pilgrims and the history of Thanksgiving, a …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–17th Century History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–Colonial Period And Revolution (1600-1783); Art; History

Birds and Mammals Observed by Lewis and Clark in North Dakota

Birds and Mammals Observed by Lewis and Clark in North Dakota

This site gives a detailed account of all of the birds and mammals that the members of the Lewis and Clark expedition observed in North Dakota. Actual expedition records were consulted in creating this website.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest); Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

The American Experience: Meltdown at Three Mile Island

The American Experience: Meltdown at Three Mile Island

Contains information about the meltdown at Pennsylvania’s Three Mile Island nuclear power plant, including a timeline and facts on key people and events, plus a teacher’s guide. Also outlines the episode of the PBS series “The American Experience” relating to the Three Mile Island accident.
Subject: Science & Technology–Energy; Science And Technology–Physics–Atomic And Nuclear Physics; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

“Covering a three-month period in 1939, the John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip documents a wide variety of musical styles from eight different states.” This online presentation provides access to over 600 audio recordings of folksongs, related photos and other graphic images, as well as transcribed, searchable text for all the …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

This We Know

This We Know

Quickly find government data about your community (population changes, crime stats, pollutants, earmark requests, demographics, home ownership, renters, and violations by factories). The site might only offer a little bit of information, depending on community size. Search failures take you to the homepage of the site. Also learn where there is the …
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FairShare

FairShare

Using this tool, bloggers and other creators can mark how their content can be shared and see how others are using it.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Applications By Activity–Searching

Grammarly

Grammarly

An automated proofreader that checks writing for grammar, punctuation, style, spelling, and has features like vocabulary enhancement, plagiarism detection, and a reference creator.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Applications By Type–Editing Tools–Document Editors

The Twitter Revolution Debate Is Dead

The Twitter Revolution Debate Is Dead

Article in The Atlantic that discusses “the debate about the role of digital social media in social movements.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Computers & Internet–Cyberculture; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

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

Plagiarism Checker

Plagiarism Checker

This is a search tool created by the University of Maryland School at College Park Department of Education to aid students in avoiding plagiarism by detecting possible plagiarized content published on the World Wide Web. Free to sign up for the standard version but the premium version has a fee attached.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Applications By Activity–Searching

Comics Worth Reading

Comics Worth Reading

“News and reviews of graphic novels, manga, comic books, and related subjects.” Includes sections on indy comics, superheroes, comics by women, comic classics, and minicomics.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Comics; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Sports, Entertainment And Arts–Comics

Magma

Magma

Online video aggregator and social networking tool that allows the user to view videos from various sources (e.g., YouTube, Vimeo, Hulu), view the latest in viral videos and memes, tailor recommendations to your interests, create libraries of your favorite videos, submit videos that aren’t already in Magma’s collection, and swap video recommendatio …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Applications By Activity–Aggregating/Syndicating; Applications By Type–Social Software

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

Spacetime Wrinkles

Spacetime Wrinkles

Information about Einstein’s General and Special theories of relativity and how they relate to space-time. Includes an extensive glossary.
Subject: Science And Technology–Physics–Modern Physics; Science & Technology–Astronomy–Astrophysics

Number10.gov.uk

Number10.gov.uk

Official site of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Full text of messages delivered by the Prime Minister, summary of news from government ministries, and broadcasts of the Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons. Includes archive of government policies in full text and profiles of all Cabinet Ministers. Images and history of 10 D …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

ALA Library Fact Sheets

ALA Library Fact Sheets

“Fact sheets on the most asked-about topics” about libraries, including the number of libraries in the U.S., number of employees, operating expenditures, marketing information, public library use, interlibrary loan facts, book donation programs, virtual libraries, recommended reading lists, internet use in the libraries, and more!
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Library Advocacy & Promotion

Gale Cengage Learning- Reference Reviews

Gale Cengage Learning- Reference Reviews

Site has links to “Peter’s Digital Reference Shelf” (reviews of online products or services), “Doug’s Student Reference Room” (best of K-12 online and print reference resources), “Lawrence Looks at Books” (critical commentary on public and academic reference resources), and the “Reference Unbound” (assesses K-12 online and print resources).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–On The Job–Reference

EZ/RC Address Locator

EZ/RC Address Locator

A map site provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. View a map of any U.S. zip code or city with information on population, income, ethnicity, housing, or community development programs.
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Housing

Politics | C-SPAN

Politics | C-SPAN

The cable channel’s politics web page offers articles, video and web resources on U.S. electoral politics. Also offers archived speeches and interviews.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

How Felons Can Get Jobs

How Felons Can Get Jobs

Eric Mayo shares suggestions on where to begin with the job search for those who have a conviction record. A good blog for family and friends to support ex-felons. Past articles are archived by title and share types of work, how to get plugged back in to school and articles about felons’ struggle to get good work. Watch out for the links to his boo …
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs

No Recipes

No Recipes

A private chef and food photographer blogs about cooking techniques, methods and ingredients. While recipes are included, the hope is that you will gain “the inspiration and confidence to come up with your own dishes sans recipe.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Cooking & Recipe Blogs

One Day One Job

One Day One Job

Find discussions of entry level jobs for recent college graduates on this daily blog. Features one new company each day, including basic descriptive information about each individual company.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs

Golf for Beginners

Golf for Beginners

Read basic tips and lessons from Stacy Solomon, an avid golfer since 2000. Also includes recent golfing news, discussions of the author’s favorite golf courses, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Sports Blogs

The Red Ferret Journal

The Red Ferret Journal

This blog features discussions about gadgets, freeware, cool sites, tech news and trivia. The eclectic blog provides early info on potentially important new technologies and trends, and digs out the weirdest, silliest and most arcane–but useful–news from around the world. Public forum is not moderated.
Subject: Science & Technology Blogs; Computer & Internet Blogs

We are not Martha

We are not Martha

Cooking blog containing recipes and instruction for appetizers, breakfast, desserts, drinks, entrees, lunch, and snacks. Also posts events and restaurant reviews.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Cooking & Recipe Blogs

Wired Librarian

Wired Librarian

The author of this blog is an elementary school library media specialist who writes about incorporating Web 2.0 and other technologies into the classroom. The blog was nominated for the Edublog Award 2009.
Subject: Education Blogs; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Library, Librarian & Library Science Blogs

Writer Way

Writer Way

This is a blog kept by a writer and self-described web content guru who designs, writes and produces innovative online communications for business and consumer audiences. Updated once or twice a week.
Subject: Arts & Humanities Blogs; Computer & Internet Blogs

Download Squad

Download Squad

A blog site that seeks to bring you reviews on the best in new software, apps, tools, utilities, browser add ons with regular forays into digital culture, social networking, and gaming. All the major operating system platforms are covered along with hand held devices.
Subject: Computer & Internet Blogs

Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories

Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories

A fun and geeky look at science and inventions. Every Wednesday new science projects from the ridiculous to the sublime are posted with the occasional practical invention thrown into the mix. The blog covers mad science projects as well as “play with your food” entries and is accompanied by a lively forum.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Cooking & Recipe Blogs; Science & Technology Blogs

SSRC Blogs

SSRC Blogs

“The Social Science Research Council is now developing a series of blogs, organized around various topics of interest and edited by experts in their respective fields. We hope the blogs will create new opportunities for discussion, debate, analysis, and networking among social scientists and interested readers.”
Subject: Social Sciences Blogs

Photoblogs.org – The Photoblogging Resource

Photoblogs.org – The Photoblogging Resource

Provides access to a variety of blogs whose content is mainly photographic, as opposed to text-based. Also includes a wiki and community portal. Great place to begin your foray into the world of photo blogs.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Photography, Photographs & Picture Blogs; Reference Blogs–Blog Lists, Directories & Search Engines; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Photography Blogs

Everything Web 2.0 Directory

Everything Web 2.0 Directory

Part blog, part directory, Listio provides access to a vast number of Web 2.0 technologies currently available on the Web and allows users to review and rate them. Check it out, but be prepared to be sucked in . . .
Subject: Computer & Internet Blogs

Social Sciences Statistics Blogs

Social Sciences Statistics Blogs

Blog of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University and related research groups. Find posts “on trends in methodological thought, questions and comments, paper and conference announcements, applied problems needing methodological solutions, and methodological techniques seeking applied problems.”
Subject: Social Sciences Blogs

Back to Iraq 3.0

Back to Iraq 3.0

Allbritton was an Associated Press and New York Times reporter in 2002 looking for stories in Iraqi Kurdistan. He went back in March 2003 just in time for the war and became, as he puts it, “the Web???s first fully reader-funded journalist- blogger,” raising $15,000 through the support of readers. As the 3.0 indicates, Allbritton is back in Iraq bu …
Subject: Arts & Humanities Blogs–History Blogs–America-Iraq Conflict Blogs (2002-Present)

Photoblogs

Photoblogs

A resource designed to help people find all kinds of photoblogs. “A photoblog…is a chronological log of photography. Each photo in the log has a date associated with it. When you’re looking at any photo in a photoblog, you can generally navigate directly to the next older or next newer photo. Photoblogs also tend to have archives that allow you t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities Blogs–Photography Blogs

Web Graphics 101

Web Graphics 101

Provides a nuts-and-bolts approach to creating graphics for the Web, including interactive tutorials. Great for beginners or even advanced graphic designers new to creating Web graphics.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Graphic Arts & Design; Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

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

Responsible Gambling Council (Ontario)

Responsible Gambling Council (Ontario)

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