These web links provide access to quick facts and ready reference information on a wide
variety of topics. When your research requires more in-depth information
you may want to search periodical databases, come into the library to use reference
books or other titles in the collection, or talk with a reference librarian.
You may also want to check Subject Guides at the library web site and Credo
College and Universities
Academic Course Catalogs
and University Rankings
College Scholarship searching tool (FastWeb)
Bable Fish Translation
Dictionaries and Translators
Oxford English Dictionary
The New Thesaurus
- searchable timelines of historyInfo
Library Map Collection
Phone Books, and Phone and Postal Codes
Numbers and WebsitesAmeriCom:
Area Code DecoderAnyWhoSuperPages.com
Reference (multiple links)
Access to historical collections that exist in digital format - audio,
moving images, and texts.
(Library of Congress)WWW Virtual Library
one of the oldest web catalogues
Subject Directories (web)
Google Directory Created by human subject-matter experts. Use when you want to view only pages that have been evaluated by a human editor. Utilizes Open Directory Project.
Infomine Scholarly internet resource collections, Univ. of CA libraries
Intute "the very best web resources for education and research." All material is evaluated and selected by a network of subject specialists from a consortium of seven British universities, including Oxford.
Internet Public Library "Websites you can trust." Administered by California State Library.