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BOOKS and JOURNALS

GOOGLE Book Search

E-journals.org

HAL (Holston Associated Libraries)

Internet Archive

Project Gutenberg over 18000 Free digitized books [copyright has expired]

WorldCat search for books and other materials held in libraries worldwide

 

BUSINESS

Bureau of Labor Statistics

ThomasNet [product and industrial information, CAD drawings]

 

CAREER/JOBS ALEX (jobs listed with Virginia Employment Commission)

CollegeNET [information on colleges]

College information from the Library of Virginia

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Virginia Career VIEW

 

CITING INFORMATION and WRITING GUIDES

VHCC Print Periodicals

APA [OWL at Purdue University]

Citation Machine

MLA [OWL at Purdue University]

 

COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

All About the Internet [Internet Society]

Computers and the Internet: Yahoo directory

InformIT
[
information, technology, reference, training, news, and opinion for IT professionals and students]

World Wide Web Consortium

The WWW Virtual Library: Computing and Computer Science

 

CONTROVERSIAL TOPICS

Documents in the News: Current Events Research

Hot Topics Supersites

ProCon.org [non-profit organization]

Public Agenda

 

EDUCATI0N

College information from the Library of Virginia

CollegeNET [information on colleges]

MERLOT

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Virginia’s Community Colleges

 

GENERAL

IMDb [Internet Movie Database]

The World Factbook [information on countries]

 

HEALTH SCIENCES

allnurses.com [forum for nurses—“nursing for nurses]

FreeMedicalJournals.com [over 990 medical journals available free]

healthfinder [U.S. Department of Health & Human Services]

MedLine Plus Health Information [reliable medical information]

National Center for Health Statistics

National Library of Medicine

Pub Med [free version of MEDLINE]

Student Nurse Information Center

 

HUMANITIES

MERLOT

 

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY

ThomasNet [product and industrial information, CAD drawings]

 

LAW/GOVERNMENT

Code of Virginia

FedStats [statistics from over 100 U.S. agencies]

U.S. Code

THOMAS [U.S. Congress legislative information]

USA.gov

Virginia.gov

The World Factbook [information on countries]

 

LIBRARIES

Bristol Public Library

Emory & Henry College - Kelly College

HAL [Bluefield College, Emory & Henry College, King College, Milligan College, Virginia Intermont College, Tazewell County (VA), and Washington County (VA) Public Libraries]

King College - E.W. King Library

Library of Congress

Old Dominion University Libraries

Radford University - McConnell Library

The Library of Virginia

University of Virginia Libraries

UVA at Wise - John Cook Wyllie Library

Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries

Virginia Community College System Library Homepages

Virginia Intermont College - J.F. Hicks Library

Virginia Tech - Newman Library

Washington County Public Library

 

LOCAL and REGIONAL

Abingdon, VA

Bristol, TN

Bristol, VA

Bristol Public Library

Damascus

FedStats [statistics compiled from over 100 U.S. agencies]

Smyth County

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

TriCities.com (local news)

Virginia Newspapers

Virginia’s Community Colleges

Washington County

Washington County Public Library

U.S. Census Bureau

USA.gov [local governments]

Virginia.gov

VASTAT [business and economics]

Virginia Statistical Abstract

 

NATURAL SCIENCES

American Horticultural Society

American Society for Horticultural Science

The Complete Works of Charles Darwin online

Herpetological Conservation and Biology

PLANTS database (U.S. Department of Agriculture]

USA.gov

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries—Species Information

Virginia Fish and Wildlife Information Service

The WWW Virtual Library: Biosciences

 

NEWSPAPERS/NEWS

ABZY Newslinks

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

Consortium for Independent Journalism

Documents in the News

LibrarySpot.com [links to newswires]

The New York Times

NewsVoyager.com [find newspapers worldwide]

ThePaperBoy [5092 newspapers from 176 countries]

Time Magazine Online [daily updates, blogs, chat]

TriCities.com (local news)

Virginia Newspapers

 

PHYSICAL SCIENCES

USA.gov

 

REFERENCE

American FactFinder (Census Bureau link to demographics for localities]

Infobel World [phone numbers, including international]

USA.gov

US Postal Service (includes finding zip codes)

The World Factbook [information on countries]

The WWW Virtual Library

 

SEARCH ENGINES

alltheweb

Best of the Web [directory]

Dogpile

Google

Google Book Search

Google Scholar (academic/research information)

Infobel World [phone numbers, including international]

Search Engine Showdown

USA.gov

 

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Best of History Websites

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

MERLOT

Public Agenda

The WWW Virtual Library: Social and Behavioral Sciences

 

STATISTICS

American FactFinder (Census Bureau link to demographics for localities]

Bureau of Labor Statistics

FedStats [statistics compiled from over 100 U.S. agencies]

National Center for Health Statistics

Statistical Abstract of the United States

U.S. Census Bureau

VASTAT [business and economics]

Virginia Statistical Abstract

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