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Almanac (Information Please Almanac)

American Memory: Historical Collections (Library of Congress)

Archives Around the World, U.S. Archives Sites

Austin Information Links

Automobile Prices from Edmund's and IntelliChoice and Kelley Blue Book

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Best Places to Live - U.S. (Money Magazine)

Biography Find (Biography Magazine)

Search Britannica Online: 

Articles Index Dictionary
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Business Reference

Calendar - 10,000 Year Calendar

Catholic Encyclopedia

Census and Statistical Information

Chamber of Commerce Directory

CIA World Factbook

City and State Information

Classics and Mediterranean Archaeology

College and University Home Pages - Alphabetical By College Name, U.S. and By College Name, World Wide

College and University Home Pages - By Country

College Information - Links (Center for All Collegiate Information)

College Information: Rankings, Financial Aid and Scholarships

Community of Science
Directories and databases including Commerce Business Daily, Federal Register and Patents.

Contemporary Authors (Gale Literary Databases)
Full text search of selected author biographies and literary criticism.

Conversions - Measurement Units Translator and Calculators and Estimators (Measure 4 Measure)

Costume History Illustrations

Country Studies / Area Handbooks
Extensive information on foreign countries. Searchable database.

Currency Exchange Rates (University of British Columbia)

Currency Exchange Rates - Universal Currency Converter (Xenon)

Daily Almanac (U.Chicago)

Dictionaries and Languages including Webster's Dictionary

Discussion Lists on the Internet (Tile.Net)

Distance Calculator

Electronic Books
A Menu of Major collections of Electronic Texts

E-Mail and Telephone Directories

Encarta Online Encyclopedia (Microsoft)

Encyclopedia Americana Online

Federal Register

Flags of the World and Historical Flags

Fortune 500 and Inc. 500

French Language Research(ARTFL)
Includes many full-text databases

Genealogy Sites - Texas
and United States and Internet Family Finder

Government Information
A Menu of Texas, U.S. and International Government information sources, including major databases

Holidays - World Holiday Guide (J.P. Morgan and Co.)

Hospital Directory and Best Hospitals

How to instructions (Learn2.Com) and Life Advice (MetLife)

Images and Graphics on the Internet

Information Please Almanac

Internet Weather Report

Practical "how-to" instructions

Legal Directory - U.S. and Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Locator - U.S. and International

Libraries Around the World (Berkeley) and National Libraries

Libraries in Europe - National Libraries (Gabriel)

Measurements Converter

Medical - Biomedical Resources (Yale), InteliHealth, Internet Drug Index, National Library of Medicine, Medline Plus and Ask Dr. Weil
All have extensive links to medical information

Medical Dictionary (Graylab)

Movie and Television Reference - Internet Movie Database and All Movie Guide

Music - All Music Guide

Mythology, Legend and Folkore Encyclopedia






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Announcements of new electronic journals

News and Newspapers

Newsgroups - Find Usenet groups and postings

Nobel Prizes (Nobel Foundation)

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Periodic Table of the Elements

Periodicals Directory (MetaFinder)
Directory of phone/fax/e-mail contact information for over 95,000 journals, newspapers and newsletters world wide

Periodicals Directory (PubList)

Peterson's Education Center

Philosophy - Dictionary of Terms and Names (Garth Kemerling) and Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy and Full Text Philosophy Works (Past Masters)

Physicians - AMA Physician Select Database and Medical Specialists Database

Plays in Collections, Anthologies and Periodicals (Inter-Play)

Postal Service (USPS) including Postal Abbreviations and Zip Codes

Preprints (E-Prints) of Scholarly Research Online

ProfNet - Database of experts in many fields

Publishers - American University Presses Combined Book Catalog

Publishers - Directory of Publishers and Vendors (AcqWeb)

Pulitzer Prize Winners

Radio Stations (MIT)

Relocation Salary Calculator and Virtual Relocation Resources

Scholarly Societies Project (University of Waterloo)
Links to Associations, Institutes and Societies

School Directory and School Locator (K-12 Schools in the U.S.) and Texas K-12 Schools

State and City Information

Statistics and Demographics Key resources, including Statistical Abstract of the United States

Student Financial Aid Information Page

Study Abroad Directory

Sun and Moon Rise and Set Calculator (U.S. Naval Observatory)

Tax Forms (Internal Revenue Service)

Tax Forms - text only, may be faster (Internal Revenue Service)

Tax Forms - State Tax Forms

Telephone and E-Mail Directories
Our menu includes local and national yellow pages

Television Station Directory - U.S. and Television and Radio Station Directory - Texas

Television News Archive (Vanderbilt University)

Television Shows Information (Internet Movie Database)

Test Locator and Test Review Locator (ERIC/Buros)

Texas Almanac (Selected full text)

Texas News and Newspapers

Thesaurus (Roget's)

Think Tanks Directory (NIRA)

Thomas Register of American Manufacturers
Directory of manufacturing companies in the U.S. Registration required.

Time Around the World (World Clock) and World Time Zone Map

Travel Information

University and College Home Pages

Zip Codes (USPS)

Additional Reference Links

Argus Clearinghouse for Subject-Oriented Internet Resource Guides (Michigan)

Berkeley Public Library Links and New This Week

Books on the Internet

Digital Librarian (Margaret Vail Anderson) and New This Week

eBlast: Encyclopaedia Britannica's Internet Guide

Electronic Library Resources by Discipline (Univ. of Waterloo)

English Server (CMU)

Galaxy Directory

General Reference Resources (EINet)

Guides to Resources by Subject (Univ. of Alberta)

Infomine (Univ. of California, Riverside)

Information by Subject (UTK)

Information by Subject Area (Rice University)

InfoSurf: Information Resources by Subject (UCSB)

Internet Public Library - Ready Reference Collection (University of Michigan)

Internet Resources (NCSU)

Internet Scout Report and Latest Issue of the Scout Report

Internet Search Engines - Search the Web

Knowledge Source (SIRS)

Librarian's Site du Jour

Library of Congress Subject Guide to Internet Resources

Library Spot - Reference Links

Library Subject Guides (Arizona State University)

Mining Company - A to Z List by Subjects

My Virtual Reference Desk (Bob Drudge)

New York Public Library Resource Guides

Ready Reference Using the Internet (Ellen Berne)

Reporter's Desktop (Duff Wilson)

Selected Subject Guides and Resources (Columbia)

Social Science Information Gateway (University of Essex)

Subject Guide to Online Resources (University of California, Santa Cruz - InfoSlug)

Subject-Specific Internet Resources (Arkansas)

SunSITE (Univ. of North Carolina)

Webliography: A Guide to Internet Resources (LSU)

Where The Wild Things Are: 
Guide to Information on the Net (St. Ambrose University)

WWW Virtual Library



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