Acronym Finder http://www.acronymfinder.com/
Searchable database containing common acronyms and abbreviations about all subjects, with a focus on computers, technology, telecommunications, and the military.
All that JAS: Journal Abbreviation Sources http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/JAS.htm
Search for full titles of journals from their abbreviations and/or acronyms.
The WorldWideWeb Acronym and Abbreviations Dictionary http://www.ucc.ie/cgi-bin/acronym
Search for an acronym, for the acronym's meanings, or submit one to the database.
U.S. Postal Service List of Acronyms and Abbreviations http://www.usps.com/ncsc/lookups/abbrev.html
Includes states and territories, street abbreviations, and secondary unit designators.
The Farmer's Almanac http://www.farmersalmanac.com/
Now in its 180th year, The Farmers' Almanac features links to weather, gardening, astronomy, "best days for...," lunar and solar calendars, and more on its web presence.
A great site for almanac look-ups, but extends beyond the almanac to include clickable maps, notable residents, headline news, government information, and other useful sources for each state in the U.S.
Biography Resource Center
Business and Company Resource
The Calendar Zone http://www.calendarzone.com/
Formerly CalendarLand, this site features a "comprehensive categorized calendar catalog..." to Greek, lunar, solar, leap year, millennium, and religious calendars.
The Worldwide Holiday & Festival Site http://www.holidayfestival.com/
Exhaustive listing and search engine by country, date, observance, and religion. Includes a search engine and notation of official country holidays.
Official U.S. Time http://www.time.gov/
Clickable map displays official times in each area of the country, which areas participate in Daylight Savings Time, and a history of timekeeping (click "Exhibits").
Occupational Outlook Handbook http://www.bls.gov/search/ooh.asp?ct=OOH
American Universities http://www.clas.ufl.edu/CLAS/american-universities.html
College Board http://collegeboard.com/
Graduate Schools http://www.gradschools.com/
Higher Education in the United States of America http://www.univsource.com/
Features links and resources for both domestic and international students interested in attending college in the US. Includes a listing by state of graduate schools.
South Carolina Colleges and Universities http://sciway.net/edu/colleges/alphalist.html
Bible Dictionary http://www.bible.gen.nz/dictionary.htm
Business Dictionary http://www.glossarist.com/glossaries/business/
Computer & Internet Terms http://www.webopedia.com/
Health & Medical Dictionary http://www.drkoop.com/
Law Dictionary http://dictionary.law.com/
Music Dictionary http://www.dolmetsch.com/musictheorydefs.htm
One Look Dictionary http://www.onelook.com/
Rap Music Dictionary http://www.rapdict.org/
Translating Dictionaries http://dictionaries.travlang.com/
English to Swahili to English Dictionary http://www.freedict.com/onldict/swa.html
Swahili dictionary http://www.yale.edu/swahili/
Better Business Bureau http://www.bbb.org/
Consumer Price Index http://stats.bls.gov/news.release/cpi.nr0.htm
Global) Books in Print http://www.globalbooksinprint.com/GlobalBooksInPrint/
Global Books in Print provides easy access to crucial information on the international book publishing industry. Includes book reviews from industry sources; links to NYU Libraries' catalog.
U.S. News and World Report's College Rankings for 2002
Graduate school rankings and more.
U.S. Postal Service ZIP+4 Lookup http://www.usps.com/ncsc/lookups/lookup_zip%2b4.html
Use this site to find those 4 digit postal add-on codes.
After College http://www.thejobresource.com/
Free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
South Carolina Department of Education http://www.sde.state.sc.us/
Reference Desk http://www.refdesk.com/
Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology/Environmental Teratology Information Center (DART?/ETIC) Database http://www.scitechresources.gov/Results/show_result.php?rec=1435
Hazardous Substances Data Bank http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?HSDB
Household Products Database http://householdproducts.nlm.nih.gov/search.htm
Integrated Risk Information System http://www.epa.gov/iris/
TOX TOWN http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/
InfoUSA: Basic Documents and Writings http://usinfo.state.gov/usa/infousa/facts/funddocs.htm
INFORMATION USA is an authoritative resource for students seeking information about official U.S. policies, American society, culture, and political processes. Documents include:
Speech and Transcript http://www.freepint.com/gary/speech.htm
Directory of Health Organizations Online (Dirline) http://dirline.nlm.nih.gov/
Health Finder http://www.healthfinder.gov/
National Institute of Health http://www.nih.gov/
National Library of Medicine http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
National Library of Medicine Gateway http://gateway.nlm.nih.gov/gw/Cmd
U.S. Census Bureau's Gazetteer (Tiger) http://www.census.gov/cgi-bin/gazetteer
Search by name to retrieve demographic data and map, which displays user-selected parameters (highways, congressional districts, national parks, etc).
Bartlett's Book of Familiar Quotations http://www.bartleby.com/quotations/
The 1901 edition of Bartlett's providing familiar quotations from passages, phrases and proverbs. Also includes a list of authors' names and their quotes
American Factfinder http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/BasicFactsServlet
A good source for U.S. population, housing, economic, and geographic data.
This one stop Internet source from the US Department of Commerce publishes the best statistical data the Federal government has to offer, listing over 300,000 reports and statistical series.
State and Metropolitan Area Data Book http://www.census.gov/statab/www/smadb.html
A collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the U.S. at the state and metropolitan area levels. Selected data for component counties and central cities of metropolitan areas are also included.
Statistical Abstracts of the United States (2001) http://www.census.gov/prod/2002pubs/01statab/stat-ab01.html
Based on census data; includes downloadable graphs and charts
*See Reference Librarian
Federal Government www.irs.gov/forms/pubs/index.html
State of South Carolina http://www.sctax.org/Tax+Information/Individual+Income+Tax/Forms.htm
A Brief Citation Guide for Internet Sources in History and the Humanities. http://www2.h-net.msu.edu/~africa/citation.html
Derived from Kate Turabian's A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 5th ed.
Columbia Guide to Online Style http://www.columbia.edu/cu/cup/cgos/idx_basic.html
Published by Columbia University Press, this resource is endorsed by the Alliance for Computers and Writing.
Guide for Citing Electronic Resources http://www.wpunj.edu/wpcpages/access_research/citing.htm
From the Sarah Byrd Askew Library at the William Paterson University of New Jersey.
The King's English http://www.bartleby.com/116/
This resource illustrates "by living examples, with the name of a reputable authority attached to each, all blunders that observations shows to be common".