Well after a year of promises, here it is, the much longed for reference page!
Included below, are links to reference sites of all types! Everything from FedEx's package tracking page to the AMA's website. In the
future, I will place new links I find that seem to be good reference sources either for trivia games, or for whatever reason you may
be researching a subject and need a place to start. As always, TheRack continues to find a place to keep his cyberstuff, cause those of you that know him,
know he never wants to throw anything away! Even if he will most likely never ship via FedEx, he has their website's link -- just incase!
MEDIAFINDER: NEWSLETTER AND MAGAZINE FINDER
Here is a very good place to look for general information on just
about any topic. It searches newsletters, journals and magazines
and provides you lists of these publications. It accesses more
than 5000 listings in about 270 subjects.
Contains information on non-profit organizations.
STANDARDS AND SPECIFICATIONS
11,000 listings of standards from American National Standards
Institute, Institute of Electrical, and The International
Organization for Standardization.
THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU WEB SERVER
It's finally up and running.
ELECTRONIC LIBRARY UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO
Very Good general research tool.
All-in-one research site. This is an awesome research starting point!
NATIONAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER CENTER
Another very good reference site.
POYNTER ONLINE - TOP NEWS RESEARCH
This site has been set up for the investigative journalist and
contains information and links to top news stories.
LIBRARY CARD CATALOGS ON THE WEB
Gives you access to a world list of both public and private
library catalog card indexes you can search.
26 States online. Gives you state licensing information including
name, address, type of practice, medical shcool.
AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
The AMA maintains a "Physician Select" database at their website that
contains detailed information on 650,000 doctors of all types. The site is also a very good medical reference resource too!
Locates Doctors, Hospitals, Nursing Homes.
MEDICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH
Very good source for any type of medical or health issue.
INFORMATION NETWORK: DRUG INFORMATION
This database gives you access to a searchable information on
drugs of all types.
Environmental issues and standards information can be found
This database contains biographical information on 18,000 well
Netcheck is a kind of internet better business bureau. You can
file a complaint and check on complaints for people you are
considering doing net business with. It's a great site.
Another Internet Business Directory.
CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS
Code of Federal Regulations.
EDGAR Database of Corporate Information
The Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system,
(EDGAR) performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and
forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by
law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
SEC searches give you detailed information on companies that
trade their stock on the stock exchange.
US STATISTICAL ABSTRACTS
Dubbed "Uncle Sam's Reference Shelf", this official U. S. Census site contains statistical abstracts of all kinds compiled by the federal
Insert an address and get a street map.
US GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
Huge searchable database of what the USGPO has for sale.
1990 CENSUS LOOKUPS
Access information from the 1990 census.
STATE GOVERNMENT LINK ACCESS
Links you to all known state government web sites.
Track Fedex packages.
INDEX OF NEWSPAPERS ON THE NET
Index of newspapers with sites on the net from around the world.
Search airline and bus schedules. Contact car rental agencies and
WEATHERNET DATABASE AND LINK SITE ON WEATHER INFO
Developed by The Weather Underground at the University of
Michigan, this gives you up-to-date weather reports with images.
I-NTERFACE FIND: THE NEW SEARCH ENGINE!
Finally! An Internet search tool that calls out in parallel all
the best search engines, merges the results, removes
redundancies, clusters the hits into neat understandable
groupings, and returns it all to you fast. Not only does this
place check all the other search engines, it also categorizes the
info for you. One of the best search engine tools found on the
net, and it's fast and comprehensive.
Search engine that gives you the name and address of the owner of
a domain name (URL) It also gives you the date of registration
and the person who registered the site as well as the server it
is located on. Nice little number!
THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND PRIVACY ACT
Very good research tool on these subjects with full texts.
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