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Information Please Almanac
Fact Monster: Online Almanac, Dictionary, Encyclopedia, and Homework Help
The Old Farmer's Almanac - The Original Farmer's Almanac Since 1792



Calculators and Converters

Online Conversions - Conversion of Metric Units at

Online Conversion of Weights and Measures - Unit Conversion Online
Conversion Calculator
Metric and Imperial Conversion Charts and Tables
Online Conversion - Convert Just About Anything to Anything Else

Roman Numeral Dates | Conversion Guide

Hydrolic Conversions

Conversions Table for Engineering Units - English and Metric

Census Data and Demographics

U. S. Census Bureau   

Geostat Center: Collections: Historical Census Browser

U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts

U.S. Department of Labor: Bureau of Labor Statistics

City Population

County and City Data Book

State Fact Sheets

Clip Art and Images

Classroom Clipart


 Clipart for Schools

ClipArt ETC: Free Educational Illustrations for Classroom Us
Clipart Heaven: 22,000 Free Clipart Image

#1 Free Clip Art

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Countries and States 


Country Studies

CIA - The World Factbook

Countries of the World

Country Studies - Federal Research Division, Library of Congress

National Geographic: Countries

World Flag Database

Political Maps of Countries and Territories - World Sites Atlas


State Government- - States and Capitals


English Language Dictionaries

Merriam-Webster Online

The Free Dictionary

AskOxford: Free Oxford Dictionary Resources Online

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition



Chinese-English Dictionary

Chinese Character Dictionary

MDBG Chinese-English Dictionary


German English Dictionary

R-O-Matic Italian/English Dictionary

Latin-English Dictionary

Latin Dictionary and Grammar Aid - Dictionary of Spanish and English

English to French, Italian & Spanish Dictionary -

Online Language Dictionaries and Translators

Dictionaries and Languages



State Abbreviations and State Capitals

ArtLex Art Dictionary

Online Technology Dictionary - High-tech Dictionary - Online Definitions


Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Phrases, Sayings and Idioms: Meanings and Origins
Online Etymology Dictionary


Units of Measurement

FOLDOC - Computing Dictionary


RhymeZone Rhyming Dictionary and Thesaurus

FREE Online Rhyming Dictionary

Online Rhyming Dictionary for Poetry and Songwritin


Chemistry Dictionary - Chemicool

Social Sciences

Online Dictionary of the Social Sciences

Thesauri's Thesaurus

Roget's International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases

Merriam-Webster Online

Directions and Maps

MapQuest.Com: Maps, Directions and More

Rand McNally

Yahoo! Maps, Driving Directions, and Traffic
Traffic Reports | Traffic Alerts | Road Conditions | Traffic News & Delays

Encyclopedias | Free Online Encyclopedia

Encyclopædia Britannica


Glossary of Grammatical Terms

Gale Free Resources: Glossary of Literary Terms

A Glossary of Literary Terms

Matisse's Glossary of Internet Terms

Campbell R. Harvey's Hypertextual Finance Glossary

Sports Glossaries

Grammar and Style

Rules of Usage: William Strunk, Jr. 1918.

The Elements of Style: William Strunk, Jr.


Robert's Rules of Order Revised

Cliche Finder

Ethnologue: Languages of the World

A Handbook of Rhetorical Devices

HowStuffWorks - Learn how Everything Works!

Atlapedia Online

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection

World Gazetteer: Population of Cities and Towns of the World


Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th edition

Quotations on Every Topic, by Every Author, and in Every Fashion Possible

The Quotations Page - Your Source for Famous Quotes

The Quotation Archive

Quotations: Famous Quotes at Quote World

World of Quotes

Quotations for Creative Thinking

Quotations: Famous Quotes at Quote World


Chemistry: Periodic Table and More

Martindale's The Reference Desk: Periodic Tables, Physics Databases, Chemistry Databases



White Pages Phone Directory

AnyWho Internet Directory Assistance: White Pages

AT&T: Directory Assistance

Yellow Pages, White Pages - - Click for 411 Information

Internet 800 Directory

International White and Yellow Pages 

Reverse Lookup

AnyWho Internet Directory Assistance: Reverse Lookup

Reverse Phone Directory

Area Codes

Area Codes Lookup

Telephone Prefix Location Information

Verizon | Area Code Lookup

Fone Finder



Travel Distance Calculators

Travel Distance Calculator and Map between World Cities

Calculate Distance Between Two Locations

Air Distances Between U.S. Cities in Statute Miles

Weather World Weather - Local Weather Forecast

Weather Underground
USA Today Online Weather Almanac