Useful Websites

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Reference

Search Engines

Alta Vista
Google
HotBot
Lycos
CNET Search.com
All-in-One Search

Web Directories

Yahoo
Looksmart
Open Directory Project
The Argus Clearinghouse
Beaucoup!
INFOMINE: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections

Ready Reference

Research Resources
Librarians' Index to the Internet
IPL: Internet Public Library
Best Information on the Net
Refdesk.com
Social Science Information Gateway - SOSIG
NameBase Book Index
Columbia Encyclopedia
Columbia Gazetteer of North America

Dictionaries

American Heritage Dictionary
yourDictionary.com
Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
Terminology Collection
World Wide Web Acronym & Abbreviation Server

Directories

Switchboard.com
USPS Address and ZIP Code Information

Citing References (Duke University Libraries)

Documentation Guidelines: Citing Sources Within Your Paper
Documentation Guidelines: Assembling a List of Works Cited in Your Paper
EasyBib Citation Tool

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Subjects

African American Studies

African American Women Writers of the 19th Century
African American Odyssey
American Slave Narratives
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project at Stanford Univ.

Agriculture

AGRICOLA: National Agricultural Library
USDA: National Agricultural Statistics Service
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

American Studies

American Studies Web
A Chronology of U.S. Historical Documents
Chronology of American History 1492 - Present
Our Documents: 100 Milestone Documents (National Archives)

Anthropology

Anthropological Index Online
Anthropology Online
Anthro.Net: Anthropology on the World Wide Web
AnthroSource: American Anthropological Association
ArchNet: WWW Virtual Library of Archaeology
Bibliographies for Anthropological Research
Ethnographic Studies Resources

Art

ADAM: Gateway to Art, Design, Architecture and Media
Art History Research Centre
Artsnet
LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
MoMA: The Museum of Modern Art
National Gallery of Art
NYPL Digital Gallery
Smithsonian American Art Museum
State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Tate Gallery: Britain

Biology

Bioethics Research Library at Georgetown University
Kimball's Biology Pages
Learn.Genetics
National Science Digital Library
Public Library of Science
Science.gov
Virtual Library of Ecology & Biodiversity
Water Environment Federation

Business

Bizjournals.com
Business Without Borders
CNNfn: the Financial Network
Free Patents Online
PR Newswire

Business - Company Information

Annual Report Gallery
BigCharts
EDGAR Database
Hoover's Online
Public Register's Annual Report Service (PRARS)
Thomas Register of American Manufacturers

Business - Investing

Forbes 500s Annual Directory
Fortune.com: 500 List
IdeaList.org: Action Without Borders
Quicken.com Investing
Western MD Business Search

Business - Small Business

@BRINT.com: The BizTech Network
BizOffice: Small & Home Based Business Resources
Business Without Borders
ChooseMaryland.org
FindLaw For Small Business
Small Business Administration
SOHO America: Resources for the Small/Home Office Entrepreneur

Career Information

America's Job Bank
CareerBuilder.com
JobWeb
Monster.com

Chemistry

National Science Digital Library
Public Library of Science
Science.gov
Virtual Chemistry Center
Water Environment Federation

Classical Studies

Classics Resources
Electronic Resources for Classicists
HTML Index to TOCS-IN
Internet Classics Archive
Perseus Digital Library
Project Gutenberg

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Links
Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center
Maryland Judiciary Case Search
Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics
U.S. Dept. of Justice

Current Events

Ethics Updates
Global Policy Forum
Government Documents in the News
Public Agenda Online
Researchpaper.com
Stateline.org

Economics

AidData
Congressional Budget Office Home Page
Economy at a Glance
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Home Page
IDEAS
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education
College and University Rankings (UIUC)
CollegeNET Home Page
Education Index
Educator's Reference Desk
Ets.org: The Educational Testing Service Network
Films.com
National Center for Education Statistics
Peterson.com: the Grad Channel
Peterson's Colleges and Universities
U.S. Dept. of Education

Engineering

Agilent Technologies - Student Resources
ASCE: American Society of Civil Engineers
Echo: exploring the online history of science, technology, & industry
Environmental Engineering

Environment

EcoEarth.info Environmental Portal & Search Engine
Environmental Engineering
EPA Global Warming: State by State Impacts
National Science Digital Library
Science.gov
Tox Town - National Library of Medicine
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Virtual Library of Ecology & Biodiversity
Water Environment Federation
The Weather

Environment - Stream Studies

River and Stream Links

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Films

Films.com
Rotten Tomatoes

Geography

UCB Earth Sciences & Map Library

Geology

Science.gov
UCB Earth Sciences & Map Library
U.S. Geological Survey

Government - Federal

DefenseLINK
FirstGov for Consumers
FirstGov for NonProfits
FirstGov for Seniors
Free Patents Online
Government Information
THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet
UMich Documents Center
Uncle Sam: Forms from the Feds
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
U.S. Dept. of Commerce
U.S. Dept. of Education
U.S. Dept. of Energy
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
U.S. Dept. of the Interior
U.S. Dept. of Justice
U.S. Dept. of Labor
U.S. Dept. of Transportation
U.S. Dept. of Treasury
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs
U.S. Depository Ready Reference Sources
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Geological Survey
U.S. Government Manual
White House

Government - State & Local

Frederick County Government, MD
Maryland Department of Planning
Maryland General Assembly
Maryland.gov
Maryland Judiciary Case Search
Maryland State Data Center
Sailor: Maryland's Information Network
State and Local Government on the Net
Washington County, MD

Grants & Research Funding

AASA Grants & Funding Resources
ALA Internet Sources: Grant Resources on the Web
Community of Science
Federal Funding Tools and Information Sources
Technology Opportunities Program

Health Sciences

Health Sciences - Nursing

Advance For Nurses: Online edition
American Association of the History of Nursing
American Nurses Association
American Red Cross: Nursing
Discover Nursing
Maryland Associate Degree Nursing Programs
Maryland Board of Nursing
MedEdPORTAL
National League for Nursing
National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing
National Student Nurses' Association
Nurse's PDR: RN Magazine headlines
Nursing Spectrum Career Fitness Online
NursingNet
Sigma Theta Tau: Nurses on Alert: Disaster Preparedness
Vanderbilt University: Mass Casualty Education and Terrorism links
Virtual Nursing College

Health Sciences - Radiography

MedEdPORTAL
Medical Radiography Home Page
Net Anatomy
SimXray
Skull Anatomy Tutorial
xray2000.co.uk

Health Sciences - Paramedic EMS

Maryland Basic Trauma Life Support
Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS)
MedEdPORTAL
PA Emergency Health Services Federation
Pediatric Education for the Prehospital Provider
West Virginia Basic Trauma Life Support
West Virginia EMS

Health Sciences - Medicine

CDC WONDER on the Web
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Complete Home Medical Guide
Diseases, Disorders and Related Topics
Forensic Medicine for Medical Students
Healthfinder: Consumer Health Information
InteliHealth
Internet Mental Health
Kid's Health
Martindale's Health Science Guide
MayoClinic.com
MedEdPORTAL
Merck Manual: Home Edition
National Center for Health Statistics
National Electronic Library for Health
National Institutes of Health
National Library of Medicine
Office of Dietary Supplements: IBIDS Database
Oncolink
Public Library of Science
PubMed
RxList: Internet Drug Index
Tufts Nutrition Navigator
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
WebMD
World Health Organization

History

American and British History Resources on the Internet
American Women's History: a Research Guide
Avalon Project at Yale Law School
Documents for the Study of American History
Historical Text Archive
Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
NetSERF: Internet Connection for Medieval Resources
Nizkor Project
NYPL Digial Gallery
ORB: Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
9/11 Commission Report: Final Report

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Languages

BBC Languages

Law

Avalon Project at Yale Law School
FindLaw for the Public
FindLaw: Internet Legal Resources
Legal Information Institute
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Locator
Maryland Judiciary Case Search
Nolo's Legal Encyclopedia
Supreme Court Decisions
THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet
Villanova Legal Express

Libraries

Chambersburg District Libraries
Frederick County Public Libraries
LibDex: the Library Index
Library of Congress
NYPL Home Page
Sailor: Maryland's Information Network
Washington County Free Library
World Digital Library
Yale University Science Libraries

Literature

African American Women Writers of the 19th Century
Bartleby.com: Fiction
Bartleby.com: Verse
Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Electronic Literature Foundation: Great Books
IPL Online Literary Criticism Collection
Literary Resources on the Net
Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet
Online Medieval and Classical Library
Project Gutenberg
Victorian Women Writers Project
Women Romantic-era Writers

Quotations

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Columbia World of Quotations
Simpson's Contemporary Quotations

Maps

MapQuest!

Mathematics

Calculus on the Web
Echo: exploring the online history of science, technology, & industry
The Geometry Center
The Math Forum
Mathematics Archives
Math2.org

Music

Worldwide Internet Music Resources

Mythology

Bulfinch's Mythology
Classical Myth: the Ancient Sources
Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts

News

NewsCenter

News Criticism

FAIR: Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting
NOW with Bill Moyers
PR Watch

Newspapers - Local

Baltimore Sun
Frederick News-Post Home Page
Hagerstown Herald-Mail

Newspapers - National

AJR NewsLink
Boston.com
Chicago Tribune
CNN.com
The Los Angeles Times
The Mercury News
The New York Times
Philly.com
REALCities.com
USA Today
U.S. Newspaper List
Utne Reader Online
The Wall Street Journal
WashingtonPost.com

Newspapers - International

Die Welt Online
Financial Times
International Herald Tribune
The Irish Times
Le Monde.fr
The Times (London)

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Pharmacology

Drug Information Portal
Science.gov

Philosophy & Ethics

Ethics Updates
Bioethics Research Library at Georgetown University

Physics

Center for History of Physics
College Physics for Students of Biology and Chemistry
Echo: exploring the online history of science, technology, & industry
Help for Physics Students
PhysicsWeb
PhysLINK: the Ultimate Physics Resource
Science.gov
Web Physics

Political Science

AidData
Almanac of American Politics
Area Handbook Series
Avalon Project at Yale Law School
Campaign Finance Reform
Campaigns and Elections
Center for American Women and Politics
C-SPAN
Democratic National Committee
FedWorld
Government Documents Librarianship
Goverment Information INFOMINE
Human Rights Index
Miller Center of Public Affairs: Scripps Library and Archive
PoliSci.com
Political Information.com
Political Science Resources
Political Science Resources on the Web
Public Agenda Online
Republican National Committee

Privacy

Center for Democracy and Technology

Psychology

KEN: Knowledge Exchange Network
Psych Central: Dr. John Grohol's Mental Health Page
Psychology Online
PsychREF: Resources in Psychology on the Internet
Social Psychology Network

Statistics

CIA World Factbook 1998
County and City Data Book
Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center
Fedstats: One Stop Shopping Federal Statistics
Infonation: Choose Countries
International Data Base (IDB)
Maryland State Data Center
National Center for Education Statistics
Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics
Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
USDA: National Agricultural Statistics Service
U.S. Census Bureau: American FactFinder

Transportation

U.S. Dept. of Transportation

Women's Studies

ACRL Women's Studies Section: Women & Gender Studies
African American Women Writers of the 19th Century
American Women's History: a Research Guide
Center for American Women and Politics
Documents from the Women's Liberation Movement
Medieval Feminist Index
The Victorian Women Writers Project
Women: a Selective Bibliography, 1988-1999
Women and Social Movements in the U.S., 1830-1930
Women Romantic-era Writers
Women's Studies Internet Resources
WWWomen Search Directory

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