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Acronyms and Abbreviations

Almanac

Archives

Associations/Conferences

Biography

Books and Periodicals, Publishers, Presses, Aggregated Collections of Reference Books, eBooks

See also Journals Full-Text, Literature

Boston and Massachusetts

Calendars

Careers, Jobs, Resumes

Citation Guides

(How to do your bibliography) (How to find out if you’ve been cited!)

Company Information

Consumer Information

Converters

Copyright

Countries

See also

Dictionaries and Thesauri

Digital Collections

Education (including Dissertations)

See also-Foundations, Grants, Statistics, Universities and Colleges

Elections (US)

Encyclopedias

Foundations, Grants, Scholarships

Gazetteers

See also–Maps

Government Information:

a. US Federal and State

See also–

b. State

Health

Images/Film

 

Internet Open Access Portals See also Digital Collections

 

International Organizations

Journal Indexes

Journals: Full-Text Online (Open Access and BU Subscription)

See also–Government Information

Libraries

Literature online

See also–Books

Maps

See also–Gazetteers

Music

News and Media

Opinion Polls

Patents

Privacy

Prizes and Awards

Quotations

See also–Literature, Speeches

Reference Guides

Speeches

Sports

  • SportQuest (Sport Resource Center, international)

Statistics

Telephone Books/Info

Think Tanks

Timelines

Transportation

Travel and Study Abroad

See also–

Universities & Colleges

See also Education

Weather

Web Development

Writing Manuals

Zip Codes