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U.S. Government Acronyms and Abbreviations *- Organized alphabetically with hundreds of links directly to the program or website listed.
Farmers Almanac* - Produced by Almanac Publishing Co.
A Dictionary of Units of Measurement* - The dictionary includes all the units of the International System of Units (SI); many other units of the metric system; various non-metric units such as astronomical, electronvolt and parsec and all the units of the English traditional systems.
Allwords.com* - An English dictionary with multi-lingual search
AnyWho Online Directory* - White page or yellow page search for published telephone listings
Area Codes* - The NANPA is the numbering plan for the Public Switched Telephone Network for Canada, the US and its territories, and the Caribbean.
National Area Codes Map *- Search for area codes by states or by map.
U.S. Postal Service* - This is the official site of the United States Postal Service.
Zip code Lookup* - This subdirectory is under the above site.
FedLaw* - " Fedlaw has assembled references of use to people doing Federal legal research and which can be accessed directly through "point and click" hypertext connections."
FedWorld - Developed and maintained by the National Technical Information Service [NTIS].
Foreign Consular Offices in the United States - The official listing of the foreign consular offices in the United States, and recognized consular officers
Thomas - The Library of Congress search portal for United States' legislative information
Firstgov - The United States Government's official web portal
Open CRS* - A project of the Center for Democracy and Technology. Provides citizens access to Congressional Research Service report on they have een released by a member of Congress.
Library of Congress Country Studies - "The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world."
Portals to the World - Another Library of Congress site which provides selective links providing authoritative, in-depth information about the nations and other areas of the world. They are arranged by country or area.
World Factbook - Produced by the Central Intelligence Agency and updated throughout the year.
Arctic Environmental Atlas* - A United Nations site that provides an interactive map that presents environmental variables and parameters on the environment in the Arctic region.
Time Service Department - Department of the Navy "The Official Source of Time for the Department of Defense (DoD) and for the Global positioning System (GPS), and a Standard of Time for the United States. "
American Fact Finder - Produced by the United States Census Bureau with information on sources for population, housing, economic, and geographic data
Bureau of Labor Statistics - Produced by the United States Department of Labor
FedStats - Gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal Agencies
Statistical Abstract of the United States - Summary of social, political and economic statistics
U.S. Census Bureau - Gateway page to Census 2000
CSE Citation Guide* - Ohio State University CSE style manual citation guide
Elements of Style* - Full text of The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr.
Online! A Reference Guide to Using Internet Sources* - References on how to cite online sources compiled by Bedford/St. Martins