Better Business Bureau
-- provides consumer and business resolution, complaints and accreditation
-- provides information on cars, electronics, money, food, health, etc.
Access to rations requires a subscription.
Magazine -- On-line version of the well-regarded magazine plus a good site
for stock market research, publicly traded corporations, and annual reports.
-- provides data on political, social, and economic issues.
-- provides business information and industry overviews (fees are required
for company reports and business forms).
Life Insurance (ReliaQuote) --
provides free life insurance quotes from a wide selection of reputable
Kelley Blue Book -- provides information on
new and used cars, motorcycles, watercraft and snowmobiles (pricing, values,
loans and insurance).
Monster Career Center
-- connects job seekers and employers; gives career advice and job fair
-- provides buying, selling, trading, shopping and maintaining vehicle
FedStats -- provides statistics from
over 100 governmental agencies.
Space (Internet Public Library for Teens) offers teens "Money and Work"
information about saving, investing, taxes, credit. budgeting, job hunting
and college aid.
Business and Economy
Economics (Internet Public Library) -- provides links to business
and economics information, resources and directories.
Grammar and Writing
Index: This index contains 427 references to both the
Guide to Grammar and Writing and Principals of Composition.
Criticism contains critical and biographical websites about authors and
their works that can be browsed by author, by title, or by nationality and
an annotated list of websites that feature women authors.
Bulfinch's Mythology complete works
of Thomas Bulfinch
Mythica an encyclopedia organized by continent
and Mythology features the complete texts of various fairy tales,
legends, and myths.
Myth and Legend an annotated list of websites
Myth Web includes biographies of the gods and heroes of Greek Mythology
and an encyclopedia
Library of Poetry a comprehensive site
that includes 100 greatest poems and 100 greatest love poems, as well as a
& Verse: Criticism of Poetry
a comprehensive site that includes poets, poems, a timeline, a glossary, etc.
the complete texts of his plays
Folger Library the website
of the Shakespeare library located in Washington, D.C., which includes teaching
covers the original and the new globe theatre
William Shakespeare includes biographical information, criticism, and
information about the Globe Theatre.
and Consumer Science:
Bulletin (National Child Care
Information and Technical Assistance Center)
Illinois Network of Child Care Resources
and Referral Agencies
Adult Living, Fashion
& Interior Design
Fashion institute of Design & Merchandising
Mike's Art Directory
(Apparel, Cooking & Interior Design Sites
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Hospitality and Recreation
Management Schools My Career Education
Penn State program
Cooking, Foods, Diet
Recipe Archive Index
Food and Nutrition Information
Food and Nutrition Center
Federal Citizen Information Center
MyHealth (HealthLinks --
Univeristy of Washington)
Food Safety Careers
submit work here, features artists, events and “tips and tricks”
Art Daily [Online Magazine]
– includes digital art,
photography, architecture, art, puzzles and museums
History - includes Prehistoric, Ancient Egypt, Greek, Renaissance, Asian
and African art; museum and gallery listings.
-- includes theory/criticism, visits many
Careers in Art - (Occupational
– gives education/training needed,
earnings, working environment, possible advancement etc.
Art Daily [online
newsletter]– features artists and works, related stories
Museum of Art - see special collections, the Mets collection, Art timeline
U.S. and World Art Museums– complete listing of U.S. and world museums
with access to their collections
WebMuseum Paris - Famous
– Gothic, renaissance, Impressionism, to 20th
Century artists and works
--(Villanova University) -- provides architectural images
monuments - information on monuments and sites in Upper, Middle and Lower
Frank Lloyd Wright Building Guide Illinois -- see his home and studio,
background info and individual building listings.
Great Buildings Collection
– architects and buildings
timelines plus listings of famous buildings, architects and architecture and
of Mexico - architecture and pyramids information including Ancient and
Tour - Architecture
– links to unusual places such as
Eco-House (award winning sustainable adaptable eco-house)
Music Room -- wide range of topics
Day in Music History -- view current date or choose your own for information
on birthdays, hits, Broadway shows and plays, etc.
Colleges and Universities - good site for college planning, financial aid,
and career guidance
Connection - "everything you need at college" list, best
colleges for academics, happiest colleges, best dorms, best sports fans, etc.
Fairs - gives dates, locations, participating colleges for College fairs
in U.S. this year
Letters and Resumes - free samples of cover letters, resumes, thank you s,
getting good references, etc.
CollegeView - do a college search, look at Black Colleges and
Universities, Hispanic Colleges, Christian Colleges, study in Europe, etc.
- packed with info on specific careers - training or education
needed, earnings, environment, etc.
Career Guide - great site for all armed forces, describes careers,
training given, civilian counterparts
Guide - includes college search, graduate programs, test preparation,
study abroad, financial aid info
Princeton Review - do a school search, find out how to apply to college,
look at school costs
Animated Engines --
Colored diagrams illustrate how engines work.
Auto Parts -- Aids in car maintenance and problem solving
SAE International (Society of Automotive
Engineers-careers, scholarships and student resources information)
Greatest Engineering Achievements
of the 20th Century
How Stuff Works
Association of Home Builders
Global Recycling Network
of Materials Processing
and reusing materials
Mechanics and Technology
Help - notes to help students learn how to use, not just understand , the
concepts of calculus
Math Prep for HS Students - multiple choice math problems to help high
school students get ready for college, also basic mathematical concepts in
Formulas and Facts - This is from the CRC Standard Mathematical
Tables and Formulas. It covers standard geometric terms (minus differential
Math Page - allows you to evaluate a mathematical expression, solve Kepler's
equation, fit a curve to a set of points, etc.
Game site - ancient game , rules, online version is called Kalaha
Population Clock - U.S. and world population information (Census 2000)
of Ten - interactive site for math and science that teaches the powers of
10 --interactive photos.
Statistics - excellent explanations of basic terms in statistics
Timelines of Math and Mathematicians
Mathematicians – listing from early times to 1900’s
Statistics of U.S.
and World and Sports
Abstract of the United States – US Census Bureau summary on social,
– country profiles, maps, flags, etc.
The World Factbook
– CIA maps and information about countries worldwide
Infoplease.com -U.S. states
– complete info. On each state - such as flag, motto, size, economics,
-Sports stat – biographies of athletes and statistics information
about the Olympics and various sports
Escher Page – biography, pictures, descriptions, links
– Escher tessellations – pictures and descriptions
The Human Heart-- An Online
Food, Nutrition, and Consumer
Shapeup--Healthy Weight Information
Streetdrugs.org -- partners in
training & education
Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (National Center for Health Statistics)
The Merck Manuals - provides
medical and health information via various
Science links (Government
Periodic Table (Chem
Periodic Table (Poseidon)
Resources (student page)
Energy Resources (student page)
Chemfinder Database and Internet
of the Human Body (AMA)
Drilland Practice Tutorials
A Walk Through
Time (NIST Physics Lab)
The Weather Channel
The History Net
- United Nations Cyber School Bus
(Compare statistics of up to 7 countries)
Geographic Maps and Geography
Worldtime Interactive World Atlas
American Civil War
Ben's Guide to U.
Factfinder (U.S. Census Bureau)
Ancient History Links
(Egypt, Greece, Rome)
Ages - Feudal Life
of the Twentieth Century
Pop Culture Directory
Presidents of the
United States (The White House)
POTUS - The Presidents of the United
States (IPL - The Internet Public Library)