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    Art Resources

    World Wide Art Resources
    http://www.wwar.com/
    A comprehensive registry of visual arts information worldwide on the Internet. Searchable database of artists, techniques, art history, galleries and museums. Also includes information on artists' materials, art education, dance and theater.



    Business Resources

    CNN Financial

    http://money.cnn.com/
    Provides daily updates and information on the Dow Jones Industrials, top stories, market reports, managing your money and business and more. Enter ticket symbols to get quotes online.

     

    Education Resources

    Online Educator magazine
    http://nieonline.com/
    Provides educators with up-to-the minute information about the Internet. a good place to point your mouse each day.

    The Computer Teacher
    http://www.ed.uiuc.edu/mining/overview.html
    A collection of articles from "The Computing Teacher," written by Judi Harris, with a focus on using the Internet as a tool for problem solving and collaboration.

    American Association for Higher Education
    http://www.aahe.org/
    Strategies for teaching assessments, teaching initiatives and current news and developments.

    Change Magazine
    http://www.aahe.org/change/
    The magazine of higher learning reporting on developments in higher education since 1969. 

     

    Environmental Resources

    National wildlife Federation
    http://www.nwf.org/
    Information about endangered species, environmental education, the outdoors, wildlife, state birds, forestry and more.

    Rainforest Action Network
    http://www.ran.org/
    Information regarding tropical rainforests, protection and human rights of persons living in and around the rainforests.

    Greenpeace
    http://greenpeace.org/
    World-renown organization whose online site covers such issues as environmental protection, helping the planet and its biodiversity.

     

    Government Resources

    Internal Revenue Service

    http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/
    Friendly, lighthearted, graphically rich and easy to use. Features filing forms, tax tips and more..

    The University of Michigan Government Documents
    http://www.umich.edu/
    UM libraries and collections, electronic journals and newspapers, research and teaching support. Full text of a variety of documents gleaned from government sources on such subjects as Clinton's 1996 State of the Union Address, Whitewater, the flat tax, election news, Bosnia and the Oklahoma City bombing, among many others..

    Stat-USA
    http://www.stat-usa.gov/
    A service of the US Department of Commerce, statistics on trade, business and economic information..

    The Library of Congress
    http://www.loc.gov/
    Contains exhibits and events, Congressional information, historical collections and economic information..

    Thomas Legislative Information
    http://thomas.loc.gov/
    A searchable Constitution of the United States, full text of the Congressional Record, pending legislation and an e-mail addresses directory for members of Congress..

    Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center
    http://pom-www.army.mil/
    The official site of the primary foreign language training institution within the Department of Defense. Language learning resources including Latin American, European and Middle Eastern resources.

     

    Historical Resources

    Bartleby

    http://www.bartleby.com/
    A wealth of information including the Inaugural addresses of the Presidents from George Washington to George W.Bush. Also has search engines for the various dictionaries, Bartlett's Quotations, the works of Shakespeare, Gray's Anatomy, the Farmer's Cookbook, Bullfinch's Mythology and works by many famous poets and playwrights.

    The American Civil War Homepage
    http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war/warweb.html
    Has links to hundreds of resources, including timelines, images, letters, diaries, bibliographies, specific battles and rosters, among others.

    Any Day in History
    http://www.scopesys.com/anyday/
    Search the events occurring on any date in history, showing famous births and deaths, as well as historic events.

    Early American History Archive
    http://www.earlyamerican.com/
    Resources for many notable American events and people, including writings, portraits, notable women and milestone events as well as maps and documents, including the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of rights and the Constitution.

    Ibiblio
    http://www.ibiblio.org/
    The Public's library and digital archive, including information on history, geography, biography, literature, language and the arts.

     

    Literature Resources

    Literary Resources on the Net
    http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/%7Ejlynch/Lit/
    A listing of resources, including Classical, Biblical, Medieval, Renaissance, 18th Century, Romantic, Victorian, American and Women's literature, along with theory. Maintained by Jack Lynch, Assistance Professor of English at Rutgers University, Newark, NJ.

    The Voice of the Shuttle
    http://vos.uesb.edu
    A website for the humanities research, including anthropology, archaeology, gender studies, philosophy, politics, literature and cultural studies.

     

    News Resources

    The PBS Channel

    http://www.pbs.org/newshour/
    Internet version of The Newshour with Jim Lehrer.

    http://www.pbs.org/npr/
    Online version of the National Public Radio Broadcasts, with Real Audio samples.

    Online Newspapers Throughout the World
    http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/
    A vast country-by-country listing of online newspapers throughout the globe.

    Google News
    http://news.google.com/
    Search and browse 4,000 continuously updated news sources.

     

    Science Resources

    Academy of Natural Sciences

    http://www.acnatsci.org/
    An international museum of natural history operating since 1812, its website includes research focusing on the environment and its diverse species. Including over 800 pages and 7 publicly accessible collection databases.

    NASA's Hubble Space Telescope
    http://www.stsci.edu/Epa/Latest.html
    The latest Hubble space Telescope observations available at NASA's Space Telescope Sciences Institute website.

    Science Daily
    http://www.sciencedaily.com/
    Offers the latest discoveries and research projects in all fields of science from labs across North America.

    The Nobel Foundation
    http://www.nobel.se/
    Announcements of the most recent Nobel Prize winners, with over 7,000 documents regarding past Nobel Prizes in physics, chemistry, medicine, literature, peace and economic sciences.

    Destination: EARTH
    http://www.earth.nasa.gov/
    Official site for NASA's Earth Science Enterprise, including news, image of the day and earth science resources.

     

    Women's Studies  


    South Asia Women's Net

    http://www.umiacs.umd.edu/users/sawweb/sawnet/
    A highly resourceful forum for South Asian women. Countries covered include Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

    Women in History
    http://www.netsrq.com/dbois/
    Short biographies of accomplished women through history in various areas of expertise.

    National Organization for Women
    http://www.now.org/
    Resource of women's issues including equal rights, violence, economics, family,health, careers, business and more.



    Search Engines

    The Web Crawler

    http://www.webcrawler.com/  

    Lycos
    http://www.lycos.com/

    AskEric
    http://ericir.syr.edu/

    Yahoo
    http://www.yahoo.com/

    Google
    http://www.google.com/

    Global Network Navigator
    http://members.aol.com/andycamps/gnn/

    Top of the Web
    http://www.december.com/web/top.html

    For additional web resources, go to :
    NJCU.edu/Frank J Guarini Library Websites

    http://www.njcu.edu/Guarini/Websites/WEBSITES.htm