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Acronyms and Abbreviations


Acronym and Abbreviation Server
www.ucc.ie/info/net/acronyms/index.html


All That Jas: Journal Abbreviation Sources www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/JAS.htm

Almanacs
Information Please Almanac
www.infoplease.com/


Old Farmer's Almanac
www.almanac.com/

Reference Tools


World Factbook
www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html

Associations


Associations on the Net (from the Internet Public Library)
www.ipl.org/ref/AON/

Bartleby
www.bartleby.com/reference/

Biography

www.biography.com/

Currency Conversion
OANDA
www.oanda.com/


Universal Currency Converter

www.xe.net/currency/

Dictionaries - English


Miriam Webster Online - Dictionary and Thesaurus
www.m-w.org/


Access to over 460 dictionaries (special subjects and languages)
www.onelook.com/


American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language
www.bartleby.com/61/


A Basic Dictionary of ASL
home.earthlink.net/~masterstek/ASLDict.html

Terms


Biographical Dictionary
s9.com/biography


Roget's Thesaurus
humanities.uchicago.edu/forms_unrest/ROGET.html


Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
www.bartleby.com/62/


Thesaurus
www.thesaurus.com/

Dictionaries - Non-English


Dictionary - Available in other languages: Spanish, French, German,
Japanese, Chinese, Hindi, Arabic, Russian, Thai
www.yourdictionary.com/


American-British and British-American
www.peak.org/~jeremy/dictionary/dict.html


French-English and English-French
humanities.uchicago.edu/forms_unrest/FR-ENG.html


Human Languages Page
www.ilovelanguages.com

Encyclopedias


Britannica Online
www.britannica.com/


Encyberpedia
www.encyberpedia.com/glossary.htm

Government Information - Federal


Census and Demographics - U. S. Census Bureau
factfinder.census.gov/servlet/BasicFactsServlet


Code of Federal Regulations

www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/cfr-table-search.html


Government Printing Office
www.access.gpo.gov/


Guide to United States Law Library of Congress
lcweb2.loc.gov/glin/us.html

Congress


ParkNet: Gateway to the National Park Service
www.nps.gov/


Tax Forms and Publications (IRS)
www.irs.gov/forms_pubs/index.html

Grammar Handbooks and Style Manuals


Citing Online Sources
www.worldwidewords.org/

International Information


CIA Maps
www.odci.gov/cia/publications/mapspub/index.html


Global Statistics
www.xist.org/


Country Studies/Area Handbooks
lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html


World Factbook
www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html

Maps


States and Capitals

www.50states.com/

Movies


Internet M
ovie Database
us.imdb.com/

News


Daily Newspapers research site
www.researchville.com/

Postal Information


United States Postal Service
www.usps.gov/

Quotations


Quotations Archive - Select by subject, author, special
topics or to locate source of quote
www.aphids.com/quotes/index.shtml


Familiar Quotations - a collection of passages, phrases,
and proverbs traced
to their sources in ancient and modern literature
www.bartleby.com/99/index.html


Simpson's Contempory Quotations - provides over 10,000 quotes from over 4000 sources, including 25 categories of quotes, and 60 sectios, ranging from "love" to "criminology"
www.bartleby.com/63/

Research


Reference Desk - Vast collection of links covering a wide
range of subjects.

www.refdesk.com/


National Information Standards Organization
www.techstreet.com/nisogate.html


Internet Public Library Pathfinders Subject Resources
www.ipl.org:2000/ref/QUE/PF/


Librarian's Index to the Internet - Links to great resources maintained by the library of California.

www.lii.org

Index
Bloomsbury Magazine.com Research Center
www.bloomsburymagazine.com/ARC./arc_home.asp


Online Resource for Responsible Conduct of Research
www.rcr.ucsd.edu/


ISI Journal Citation Report
www.isinet.com/isi/index.html

Resources


Topical Guide to Internet
www.clearinghouse.net/


AskERIC
ericir.syr.edu/


The Argus Clearinghouse
www.clearinghouse.net/


Infomine
infomine.ucr.edu/

Statistics


FedStats - Provides easy access to the full range of statistics
and information producedby more than 70 agencies in the U.S.
Government for public use
www.fedstats.gov/


National Center for Education Statistics
www.ed.gov/NCES/


Statistical Abstract of the United States
www.census.gov/stat_abstract/

Telephone & E-mail Directories


AT&T 800 Directory
www.anywho.com/tf.html


BigBook
www.bigbook.com/


InfoSpace
www.infospace.com/

Travel Information


Expedia
www.expedia.com/


TheTrip.com
www.thetrip.com/

Weather


INTELLICAST: Dallas/Ft. Worth Weather

www.intellicast.com/Local/USLocalStd.asp?loc=kdfw&seg=LocalWeather&prod
grp=Forecasts&product=Forecast&prodnav=none&pid=none


The Weather Channel
www.weather.com/

 

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