Civil War History
Internet Fraud Watch
Weight Loss Programs
Colleges and Universities
Learn A Test
C-Base Study Guides
Search Engines and Directories
Library Home Page
for Official Web Sites of Published Authors." If you're
looking for author information, this site is a good place to start.
Wizard--Financing rates. Compare makes and models
Choice Car Center--Before you buy, lease, or sell
. . . dealer invoice prices, ownership costs, used auto values,
best leases, and more.
source of expert advice focused on pregnancy through age three.
free service for reading and researching scripture online--all
in the language or translation of your choice!
gateway site featuring online texts, more than 50,000 book
reviews, reading lists, biographical information on more than
800 authors, information on more than 4,000 booksellers, book
news, and book events.
Hive--Reviews of children's books. The site
offers reviews from 21 categories, and searching is available
by author, title, illustrator, reading level, reading interest,
category, and number of pages.
of publishers from countries across the globe are represented
on this site.
and Finance Resources
information on auto loans, checking, credit cards, credit
unions, money markets, mortgages, tax forms, internet banking
deals, online finance, personal loans, savings, and more.
Business Bureau--Alerts & News, Business Report
Databases, Charity Reports & Standards, Dispute Resolution,
Online Complaint Forms, Resource Library, Locate BBB.
Fraud Watch--Provides tips, bulletins, and other information
about avoiding internet fraud and navigating the Net safely.
Can report possible fraud.
Small Business--Information available to help business
owners and people interested in starting a business.
Calculator--Use this calculator to compare the cost
of living in hundreds of U.S. and international cities.
Register--Thomas' Register of American Manufacturers
lists products and services available from various companies
by type of company, and it gives company profiles, addresses,
and phone numbers.
Fund Investor's Center--An
education on mutual funds, this site provides news on funds,
building your own portfolio, planning your retirement, tracking
fund leaders by category, and finding tax information. Gives
a selection of low-cost funds and tips for first-timers.
from problems with debt.
Make the Connection--6,000
people inspired by Oprah Winfrey's book.
Mayo Health Clinic--The
Mayo clinic's nutrition section is a wealth of weight-loss
tips. A virtual cookbook shows how to fix old favorites
with a healthy twist.
site features a year-long plan to keep you fit and trim, backed
by dozens of can't-fail weight-loss tactics and advice from
fitness and nutrition editors.
- Divorce Central--A
"one-stop service and support center for the divorced and
divorcing." This site is from the authors of "The Complete
Idiot's Guide to Surviving Divorce."
- Divorce Net--One
of the largest divorce sites on the Internet. A useful
section is the State-by-State Resource Center where you can
find lawyers, bar associations and FAQs about state laws.
- Divorce Source--Offers
a legal dictionary and has numerous articles on the financial,
legal and emotional aspects of divorce.
Violence Prevention Fund--Dedicated
to preventing domestic violence through educational programs,
the FVPF tracks the latest news and research in the field;
it also includes useful fact sheets, personal sotries, and
links to related sites.
Domestic Violence Hotline--Staffed
by trained bilingual (Spanish and English) counselors, this
national helpline also offers information on shelters, legal
assistance, and educational topics.
Movie Database--Provides updated news and gossip about
upcoming productions, and offers reviews about older films.
Lens--Helps movie fans find films they haven't yet
seen but are likely to enjoy. Enter basic information about
yourself, as well as a list of your favorite films, and Movie
Lens does the rest.
of Recipes--Search the archives for (67,180 recipes
currently indexed)--Browse restricted diets--or--view recipes
from different ethnic groups.
- Cooking: Chocolate--Delve
into mounds of recipes or catch up on the latest news and
chocolate events from around the globe.
Link--A comprehensive collection of food-related links.
Escape--Home gardeners will find this multi-dimensional
resource useful and fun to use. From an online magazine
and chat rooms to the "garden doctor" and an on-site garden
Development--The Center for Global Development is
a research based, actionable ideas for the fight against global
Mountains--Gives users an enormous range of image
categories to choose from.
History Channel--This Day
in History--Join a history discussion
group, take quizes on history knowledge, read "Milestones of
the Millennium," and answer today's question. An information-rich
all types of projects--kitchens, decks, log homes, plumbing,
site has remodeling ideas and a guide to easy repairs. It
has a searchable library of do-it-yourself information. HouseNet
offers home decorating, sewing, savings, and shopping ideas.
Vila--You can order Bob's favorite building plans
here. It also provides advice from a team of experts and animated
talking tools, and helps you plan a working budget.
Watch--Provides tips, bulletins,
and other information about avoiding Internet fraud and navigating
the Net safely.
Adventure--A free, web-based reading incentive program
dedicated to helping kids read.
Domain--Features hundreds of games, play sites, icons
and contests, plus an excellent holiday craft and activities
Find a lawyer, learn about the law, know your legal options.
Blast--Find local maps and driving directions.
Perfect for taking a spin around the block or around the world.
Quest--Looking for an address, town, or zip code?
Get and print maps worldwide! Driving directions door-to-door
and city-to-city. Travel Guide: hotels, dining, city info,
weather, Mobil travel guide ratings, prices, descriptions,
and more . . .
for daily motivation and inspiration, including quotes, tips,
and stories to help you lead a successful life.
summary information on issues of national importance such as defense,
education, foreign policy, gun control, social security, and taxes.
breaking news in real time on-line.
Today--The national newspaper's online mix of news,
sports, weather, business updates and entertainment features
has made it the most popular newspaper site on the WWW.
on breaking news stories, hourly video headlines and in-depth
reports--many multi-media--from MSNBC and NBC News correspondents.
York Times on the Web--Full text of the newspaper,
Web-exclusive technology coverage, and feeds from the Associated
Press and Reuters wires, updated every 10minutes.
to newspapers, broadcasters and magazines and JobLink
Full Coverage--Detailed reports of recent news events,
by subject, frommajor newspapers and other media outlets worldwide.
Right--Facts on eating and nutrition from the American
Dietetic Association. Offers tips to promote sound nutrition
information and offer information for meal planning, food
nutrition and help in finding dietitians.
parents with child rearing, and offers information on pregnancy,
labor, and postpartum care.
tutorials on light and composition, a glossary of photographic
terms and tips for snapping shots of babies, sports and a
slew of other subjects.
- New York
Institute of Photography--World's oldest and largest
photography school designed this site "for anyone who loves
photography and wants to take better photographs."
Photo--Online magazine houses one of the most impressive
photography collection on the Web.
links to hundreds of sites about everything from climbing
to exercising at work.
Fitness--A well-rounded site of information for people
older than 50.
of American Poets--Provides a lively forum for discussion
and helpful listings of poetry exhibits, awards and programs.
books, computers, games, and music.
Site of Major League Baseball
Basketball Association Official Site
Site of the National Football League
Major League Soccer site
News--Team stories written by reporters for local
- Snow Skiing--Contains
information and updates on weather, travel, equipment and
technique. Also, has a country-by-country index of conditions
at a dizzying variety of resorts.
tickets here. If you're looking for front-row seats,
check the ticket auction area.
comprehensive and comparative information on the public policies
of all 50 states. It contains current and archived news, a calendar
of events, and background information about the states and governments.
Revenue Service's The Digital Daily provides information
on income taxes, regulations, and more.
great tool for figuring out which service plan is best
for your needs.
Travel--Designed for frequent business travelers,
this site offers online reservations and ticketing, information
on airports and destinations, and a system that can track
your points and miles for several frequent flyer programs.
last minute deals, and search through thousands of flights
at this comprehensive site, which focuses on discount travel.
O City--Type where you want to go and when you want
to leave and return into this site's search engine, and in
a matter of moments, you'll get a list of numerous flight
national and local radar weather maps, check the five-day
forecast , and look at maps with close-up details.
Weather Channel --Good for breaking weather news.
Offers the latest updates on storms and snowfall. Search forecasts
by city and time of day.
network of sites providing guidance for creating and operating
Watch--Lets you track extensively your eating habits
and weight-loss progress.
weight-loss profiling, practical exercise tips plus help-groups
and an online help desk.
Focus--Webcasts and articles on demystifying weight-loss
strategies, diet and good health. Refreshing, health-based
States Postal Service--zip codes, post office locator, stamps
online, change of address, track/confirm, rate calculator.