Internet Links

Basics for the Extreme Searcher

A Brief History of the Internet, version 3.1
Internet History and Growth
Internet Timeline
Internet World Stats
Network Solution Search
Domain Tools Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
Domain Tools Internet Domain Names
The Virtual Chase Evaluating the Quality of Information on the Internet
Evaluating the Quality of World Wide Web Resources
Wayback Machine Internet Archive
CompletePlanet

Copyright
U.S. Copyright Office
The U.K. Patent Office
Canadian Intellectual Property Office A Guide to Copyrights
Copyright Web Site
Copyright and Fair in the Classroom, on the Internet, and the World Wide Web

Citing Internet Resources
Journalism Resources Guide to Citation Style Guides
Citation Styles, Style Guides, and Avoiding Plagiarism

Keeping Up-to-Date on Internet Resources and Tools
Academic research
FreePint
ResearchBuzz
Internet Resources Newsletter
The Internet Scout Project

 


Web Connection

Check your speed
Check your IP address
Check your Bandwidth
Check your Browser
Ping and Trace Utilities

Stay Connected
Sympatico local dialup numbers across Canada
Whois?
Allwhois Search and Register any Domain Name
Canadian Internet Registration Authority

Directories and Portals

Yahoo! Directory
Yahoo! Kids
Open Directory Project
Information You Can Trust
Search Engine Colossus
Specialized Directories
The WWW Virtual Library
Search Engine Guide
Refdesk
Academic research
Bubl Link
Intute Best of the Web
Library of Congress Gateway to Library Catalogs
Best of History Web Sites
Virtual Religion Index
ChemDex
healthfinder
MedlinePlus
Rutgers University search Guides
New York Times

CEO Express
Global EDGE
Economists on the Internet
Governments on the WWW
Explore  GovDocs
USA.gov
Direct govU.K. Online
Canada Official Web Site
Political Resources on the Net
Find Law
GlobaLex
Guide for Educators
Education World
Education Atlas
Kidon Media-Link
List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Traveler’s Web

General Web Portals
Yahoo!
Google
Excite
AOL
MSN


Smokers Communities

Quit Smoking Community kick the deadliest habit in the world
Vaping DailyEvaluating Electronic Cigarettes
Vaping and SenniorsSubstance abuse among elders
VapingDaily Vaping Daily
Smoking Among College Students Smoking Among College Students

Search Engines

Google
Yahoo!
Bing
Ask.com

Additional General Web Search Engines
Exalead
HotBot
Lycos
AltaVista
AlltheWeb

Visualization Search Engines

TouchGraph
Quintura

Search Engine Comparison Searches
Zuula
TurboScout

Major Search Engines

Discussion Groups, Forums, Newsgroups, and Their Relatives

Omgili
Board Tracker
Board Reader
Google Groups
Yahoo! Groups
Delphi Forums
Yuku
Big Boards
Topica
L-Soft The Official Catalog of LISTSERV Lists




Internet Reference Shelf

Encyclopedias
Encyclopedia.com
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Wikipedia
How Stuff Works

Dictionaries
Your Dictionary
Merriam-Webster Online
Dictionarios
Link Everything Online
Answers .com
InfoPlease
Infobel
International White and Yellow Pages
Yahoo! People Search
AnyWho
Superpages
The Quotations Page
BartlebyForeign Exchange
Yahoo! FinanceCurrency Converter

Weather
Weather Underground

Maps
Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Global Gazetteer
World Gazetteer

Zip Codes
U.S. Postal ZIP Code Lookup

Stock Quotes
CNN Money

Statistics
BEOnline - Statistics
Statistical Resources on the Web
Social Sciences Statistics and Data
USA Statistics in Brief
FedStats


Bookstores & Libraries
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
Library of Congress Online Catalog
The British Library
Google Book Search

Full-text Books and Journals Online
The Online Books Page
Project Gutenberg
Bartleby
EuroDocs Online Sources for European History
A Chronology of U.S. Historical Documents
University of Virginia Hypertext Collection

Governments and Country Guides
Governments on the WWW
CIA The World Factbook
U.K. Foreign & Commonwealth Office
USA.gov
GPO Access
THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet
Open CRS
Library of CongressState and Local Government Information
DirectgovWeb Site of the U.K. Government
Corporate Information
Hoovers
ThomasNet
Kompass
Kelly search

Associations
American Society of Association Executives Gateway to Associations

Professional Directories
AMA DoctorFinder
Lawyers.com
Pipl

Literature Databases
Scirus
CiteSeer
Pubmed
IngentaConnect
HighBeam Research
Google Scholar

Colleges and Universities
Peterson College Information
Smart Scholar
College Board
Affordable College online Resource
Discover Data Science

Private Student Loan Lender

Travel
Fodor’s
Lonely Planet
Travelocity
Expedia
Orbitz

Images

Nolo

The Copyright Issue

Online Photo Editor
Pixlr

Directories of Image Resources on the Internet
Digital Librarian BUBL LINKImage Collections

Search Engine Image Collections
Google’s Image Search
Yahoo!’s Image Search    (1)
Bing's Image Search
Exalead
Ask

Other Searchable Collections
Picsearch

Getting Images You Can Use
Corbis
Fotosearch
Creative Commons
Stock.XCHNG

Exemplary Individual Collections
American Memory Project
WebMuseum (Paris)

Storing and Sharing Your Own Photos
Flickr

Clipart
Free Graphics
Barry’s Clipart
Yahoo! Directory > Graphics > Clip Art

Audio

Directory of Audio Resources on the Internet
Digital Librarian

Play Audio Video
FindSounds
Internet Archive Audio Archive
Radio-Locator List of Radio Stations on the Internet
CBS Radio
Podscope
Podcast Alley
Podcast directory
The History Channel: Speeches & Video
The MovieWavs Page
Apple: iPod & iTunes


 

Video
Directory of Video Resources on the Internet
BUBL LINK Catalogue of Internet Resources—Video

Google’s Video Search
Yahoo!’s Video Search    (1)
YouTube
Blinkx
ShadowTV
TVEyes

Images

The Copyright Issue
Nolo

Online Photo Editor
Pixlr

Directories of Image Resources on the Internet
Digital Librarian
BUBL LINKImage Collections

Search Engine Image Collections
Google’s Image Search
Yahoo!’s Image Search    (1)
Bing's Image Search
Exalead
Ask

Other Searchable Collections
Picsearch

Getting Images You Can Use
Corbis
Fotosearch
Creative Commons
Stock.XCHNG

Exemplary Individual Collections
American Memory Project
WebMuseum (Paris)

Storing and Sharing Your Own Photos
Flickr

Clipart
Free Graphics
Barry’s Clipart
Yahoo! Directory > Graphics > Clip Art

Audio

Directory of Audio Resources on the Internet
Digital Librarian

Play Audio Video
FindSounds
Internet Archive Audio Archive
Radio-Locator List of Radio Stations on the Internet
CBS Radio
Podscope
Podcast Alley
Podcast directory
The History Channel: Speeches & Video
The MovieWavs Page
Apple: iPod & iTunes


 

Video

Directory of Video Resources on the Internet
BUBL LINK Catalogue of Internet Resources—Video

Google’s Video Search
Yahoo!’s Video Search    (1)
YouTube
Blinkx
ShadowTV
TVEyes




News Resources

Resource Guides 
Kidon Media-Link
ABYZ News Links
Metagrid
NewsLink
NewsWealth
News in Pictures
Daryl Cagle’s Professional Cartoonists Index

Major News Networks and Newswires
BBC
CNN
MSNBC
Reuters
Aljazeera.net

Newspapers - Front Pages
Today’s Front Pages
PressDisplay.com

Radio and TV
Radio-Locator on the Internet)
Radio Station World


Aggregation Sites
Google News
Yahoo! News
News Now
EIN News
World News Network

Specialized News Services
SiloBreaker

Blogs
Technorati
IceRocket
Bloglines

RSS
My Yahoo!

Alert Services
Google Alerts
Yahoo! Alerts

Finding Products Online

Shopping Spot Company/Product Catalogs

ThomasNet
Kompass
Kellysearch

Shopping Malls
Amazon
Overstock.com

Yahoo! Shopping
mySimon
PriceGrabber.com
Shopping.com
Shopzilla
Become.com
Google Product Search


Auctions
eBay

Classifieds
craigslist

Product & Merchant Evaluations
Epinions
Consumer Reports
Consumer REVIEW.com
Consumer Search

Your Own Place on the Web: Participating and Publishing

Web-Based Software
Google Docs
PBWorks

Networking Sites
MySpace
Facebook
LinkedIn

Sharing Sites
Flickr
Picassa Web Albums
Delicious

Microblogs
Twitter

Blogs
Blogging
WordPress.com
Moveable Type
LiveJournal

Podcasts
Podcasting Tools

Your Own Full-Fledged Website
Web Style Guide
000Domains.com
Upperhost
Webmonkey