Recommended Web Sites
“Alcove 9,” a collection of websites selected and annotated by the Library of Congress Humanities and Social Sciences Division subject specialists.
“Answers.com displays quick, snapshot answers with concise, reliable information…from over 100 authoritative encyclopedias, dictionaries,glossaries and atlases”.
90,000 entries with 900 full-page color illustrations and language notes.
One of the most complete up to date encyclopedias with nearly 51,000 entries.
“English, Medical, Legal, Financial, andComputer Dictionaries, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, a Literature Reference Library, and a Search Engine all in one”.
Information Please has been providing authoritative answers to all kinds of factual questions since 1938.
Links to almanacs, dictionaries, encyclopedias, genealogical websites, etc.
Includes links to almanacs, atlases, “On This Day” (historical events), legal, literature and medical resources.
Selected web resources compiled by the Library of Congress.
|Links compiled by Library staff and Library interns Mellanie Reeve, Dennis Piotrowski, Lauren McKinsey, Marc Horton, Sherry Youssef updated 4/20/2010|