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COUNTRY STUDIES--FACTS AND STATISTICS:

ABC  Clio
World Geography, American History, World History: Ancient & Medieval, and the Modern Era

CultureGrams 

Concise, reliable, and up-to-date country reports on 200 cultures of the world.

CIA WorldFactbook 
Lists population, government, military, and economic information for nations

recognized by the United States.

IndexMundi
Country profiles. Presenting statistics,  charts, and maps. Most info on this site comes from CIA World Factbook. This site just has hyperlinks to demographic topics.

World Populations - International Database
Under Country Search tab- select your country -then on the same page, select : Population Pyramid tab

Census Bureau - US census data

BBC Country Profiles 
Full guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions. Includes audio and video clips from BBC archives.

Library of Congress Country Studies 

presents the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.

EveryCulture.com - countries and their cultures

Texas Almanac

Old Farmer's Almanac

Google Uncle Sam - Best History search results

History @ about.com - Scroll down to History. Select from time period or topic.

Eyewitness to History - From the Ancient World to the present... History through the eyes of those who lived it,

Debatabase - debate topics

Google News Timeline

Google Scholar - Provides a search of scholarly (peer-reviewed) literature across many subjects, disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles.

Database Resources

SUBSCRIPTION DATABASES -
ABC , Clio 
World Geography, American History, World History: Ancient & Medieval, and the Modern Era
MATH AND SCIENCES
 
Inner Body - Interactive human anatomy systems featuring: Skeletal, Muscular, Cardiovascular, Disgestive, Endocrine, Nervous, Respiratory, Immune/Lymphatic,Urinary, Female Reproductive, Male Reproductive, Integumentary.
 
New Scientist- online magazine. Expand your knowledge and impress your friends. Features include: Space, Tech, environment, Health, Life, Physics & Math, Science in Society and more
Ask Nature  - winner of the 2010 Earth Award
 
PhETS simulations - University of Colorado

 
 
 

AGRICULTURE 
 
featuring: News, Food Plant & Animals, Culture and more
 
 
LIFESCIENCE LIBRARY University of Texas Libraries

English Language Arts - LITERATURE resources :
 
DICTIONARIES
 
Merriam-Webster Word Central

The Free Dictionary | multi-language dictionaries | encyclopedias

AllWords.com dictionary, translator

Encarta MSN dictionary, thesaurus, atla

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