Information Please Almanac
Online version of the popular almanac which you can browse by topic or search. Also includes the Random House Webster's College Dictionary and the Columbia Encyclopedia.
Old Farmer's Almanac
Provides information on weather, gardening, astronomy, etc.
American Library Association
ALA Job List
ALA's Great Sites for Kids
This page is compiled by the Children and Technology Committee of the Association for Library Service to Children. Contains wonderful sites for kids broken down into the following categories: arts and entertainment, literature and language, people past and present, planet earth and beyond, and science and technology.
Ask an Expert
Ask questions of experts on a variety of topics and receive valuable answers.
Provides natural language question answering service for consumers and companies on the web by allowing users to ask questions in plain English and be directed to web sites containing the answer.
An excellent search engine that can track down hard-to-find information.
Associations on the Net
Guidestar Nonprofit Guide
Guidestar connects donors, grantmakers, and businesses to nonprofit organizations.
A site run by a non-profit foundation which has a searchable directory of 10,000 web sites of non-profit organizations, information on volunteering jobs, projects and some tools for non-profits or subjects like fundraising, financial management, personnel public relations, and legal issues.
Information Please Atlas
Free online atlas. Click on country to get an enlarged map of the region.
National Geographic Society
Access to political and physical maps and information anywhere in the world by the National Geographic Society