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- Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Provides credible and objective information on global climate change
U.S. Department of Education site provides info on planning, preparing and paying for college.
- Europeana New, still-growing digital library of Europe's cultural heritage features links to two million items.
- FastWeb: Scholarships, Financial Aid, and Colleges Searches 1.3 million scholarships
- FamilyDoctor.com Homepage of the American Academy of Family physicians provides health information for the entire family.
- Figment A community where you can share writing, connect with other people who love to read, and discover new authors and stories
- FLU.gov Makes sure you "know what to do about the flu"
Search or browse millions of historical documents and photos
- Get2Human.com Find the tricks to reaching a person when calling various companies.
- healthfinder.gov Government website features reliable information and resources on a wide range of health topics.
- Holocaust Encyclopedia Site from United States Holocaust Memorial Museum uses text, photographs, maps, and audio clips to provide an overview of the Holocaust.
- Home Economics Archive: Research, Tradition and History Created by the Mann Library at Cornell University, this site features a valuable online collection of books and journals covering the field of home economics published between 1850 and 1950.
- Household Products Database Health & safety information on household products
- How Stuff Works Contains "explanation of how the world actually works"
- Livemocha The world's largest online language learning community
- MapLight.org Database allows users to make the connection between campaign donations and legislative votes in the U.S. Congress
- Merriam-Webster Online Definitions include part of speech, pronunciation, and links to words used in the definition
- MRQE: Movie Review Query Engine The largest online database of movie reviews
- National Jukebox Historical recordings available free online through the Library of Congress
National Security Archive
Independent research institute and library at George Washington University collects declassified documents
Locate lawyers and get brief consultations for free
- Nursing Home Compare Ratings now available through Medicare
- On This Day in History Enter date between 1800 and 2002 to discover headlines of the day, top songs, average wages, and more
- PCMag 100 best iPhone apps
- PDRhealth Drawing on the trusted Physician's Desk Reference, this site provides drug information plus overviews of numerous diseases and conditions.
- ProPublica Independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest
- Retirement Toolkit
Includes a list of publications and interactive tools to assist in retirement
The site for "urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation"
Provides easy access to demographic information about the United States from 1790 to the present; some information requires subscription edition.
- Song lyrics online
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Allows easy access to government and political information, including congressional fundraising and voting records
- UNdata Provides access to more than 55 million records from the United Nations' databases on employment, education, environment, health, population, and more
- The United States Government Manual Official handbook of the federal government
- U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
Maintains the world's leading online authority on the Holocaust
- The Webby Awards
Honoring the best of the web