Reference

Directory of ReferencesRecipes

General Reference Resources Search

Maps
Missing Persons
News and Information
Phone Area Codes
Phone Directory Philadelphia
Phone Directories
Postal Addresses
Search engines
Searches general
Zip Codes

Business Search

Yellow Pages
Directquest Business Directory

People Search

Postal Addresses
Web Site Search
Finding someone by Domain name
Geneaolgies

Encyclopaedic Type Reference

Britannica – Web sites, magazines & the encyclopaedia – free
Britannica Online – There is a charge for use of these services
OnLine Refence Works
Yahoo Encyclopaedias
Bartleby – reference , poetry, fiction books on the web

Books/ Libraries

Reference Books Information Super Library 
The Library of Congress
Bartleby – reference , poetry, fiction books on the web

Dictionaries

Bartleby – reference , poetry, fiction books on the web

Flags

Flags & Coats of Arms

History

History info
American Memory historical collections from the Library of Congress National Digital Library
The History Channel . com

Homework

Encyclopedia – Britannica’s site will help you with those special       projects!
The Learning Planet-activties for K-6. books, websites, printable coloring pages.
National Geographic – world information and science.
Yahoo Reference Search – dictionaries , quotations, maps, measurements.

Geography

DirectQuest Directory of Area InfoCommunities, Cities & Towns,
States, Counties, Countries, etc.

Maps

Directquest Directory of Maps

Science & Technology

Astronomy
Robotics JPL Robotics
Biotechnology WWW Virtual Library : Biotechnology
Botany Botanical Glossaries
Chemistry Web Elements
SciQuest – Science Products Many Vendors in one place

Social Science & Humanities:

The Institute of Social & Cultural Anthropology

Internet Services List

Internet Services

Reference Shelf

www.nova.edu/Inter-Links/reference.html

Yellow Pages

http://www.yellowpages.com/

Search engines

www.directquest.com/IntSearchEngines.htm

Business Search

http://www.directquest.com/Business

People Search

Postal Addresses

Web Site Search

Internic http://www.internic.net/ Finding someone who has a Domain name
http://rs.internic.net/cgibin/who

General Encyclopaedic Type Reference

Brittannica Online www.eb.com/eb.htm – this is by subscription – haven’t found a non-subscription site
Tell us if you know of one.
Yahoo Encyclopedias –  http://www.yahoo.com/Reference/Encyclopedia/

Books/ Libraries

The Library of Congress
http://lcweb.loc.gov/homepage/lchp.html

Dictionaries

Dictionary – OnLine Refence Works

History

History.com

American Memory

http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ historical collections from the Library of Congress National Digital Library

Geography

Geography.com
Cities Lycos City Find USA –  http://www.lycos.com/pplfndr.html

Maps

http://directquest.com/reference/maps/

Science & Technology

Astronomy
Robotics JPL Robotics http://robotics.jpl.nasa.gov
Biotechnology
Botany Botanical Glossaries
Chemistry

Social Science & Humanities

The Institute of Social & Cultural Anthropology www.rsl.ox.ac.uk/isca/index.html