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PLACES TO DO RESEARCH...

Visit some libraries...

Chico Library Bookmarks http://dewey.chs.chico.k12.ca.us
Awesome Library: http://www.awesomelibrary.org/
LIBRARYSPOT: www.libraryspot.com
THE INTERNET PUBIC LIBRARY: www.ipl.org
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA LIBRARY: etext.virginia.edu
THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS: www.loc.gov
U.S. NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE: www.nlm.nih.gov

Almanacs...

INFOPLEASE.COM KIDS' ALMANAC: kids.infoplease.com
INFORMATION PLEASE    http://www.infoplease.com
The Old Farmers's Almanac: www.almanac.com
The Political Reference Almanac: www.polisci.com/almanac/almanac.htm
Daily Almanacs: shoga.wwa.com/~mjm/almanac2.html

Other sites to visit...

ENCYCLOPEDIA.COM  
http://www.encyclopedia.com
CIA The World Factbook   http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/nsolo/wfb-all.htm
AMERICAN VERSE PROJECT: www.hti.umich.edu/english/amverse
BIBLIOMANIA: www.bibliomania.com
BIOGRAPHY.COM: www.biography.com
FEDSTATS: www.fedstats.gov



Political Cartoons

Worksheet to analyze a cartoon:
http://www.nara.gov/education/teaching/analysis/cartoon.html
Cartoons in the 1800's:
http://www.boondocksnet.com/cartoons/
Editorial cartoons ffom favorite newspapers:
http://www.toonville.com/candorville/editorials/main.asp
Collection of cartoons in the 1800's and 1900's:
http://www.boondocksnet.com/gallery/pc_intro.html
Cartoons about Women Rights:
http://www.boondocksnet.com/gallery/suf_intro.html
Civil War cartoons and lessons:
http://www.nps.gov/vick/eduguide/chp_2/poltctn.htm
Collection of American cartoonists:
http://www.politicalcartoons.com/



Maps & Atlases

Library of Congress:
lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml
Atlapedia Online: www.atlapedia.com
Cartographic Images: www.iag.net/~jsiebold/carto.html
National Atlas of The United States: www.nationalatlas.gov
Green Map System: www.greenmap.com/home/home.html 
Microsoft Expedia Maps: www.expediamaps.com
Driving Directions:
Mapquest  
http://www.mapquest.com
Expedia: http://www.maps.expedia.com
MapBlast: http://www.mapblast.com



Art

ArtMuseum.net: http://www.artmuseum.net
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: http://www.thinker.org/
The Metropolitan Museum of Art: http://www.metmuseum.org/
The Museum of Modern Art. New York: http://www.moma.org/
National Museum of American Art: http://www.nmaa.si.edu/
The Artchive: http://www.artchive.com/core.html
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.: http://www.nga.gov/
The Louvre: http://mistral.culture.fr/louvre/louvrea.htm
The Virtual Uffizi: http://www.arca.net/uffizi/index.htm
The Sistine Chapel: http://www.christusrex.org/www1/sistine/0-Tour.html
WebMuseum Paris: http://metalab.unc.edu/wm/
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam: http://www.vangoghmuseum.nl



Travel the World

The Africa Guide: www.africaguide.com
Virtual Antarctica: www.terraquest.com/antarctica
Accomodating Asia: www.accomasia.com
Australian Toursim Net: www.australia-travel-net.com
The European Tourist Informatin center: www.iol.ie/~discover/europe.htm
LatinWorld: www.latinworld.com
Travel North America: www.travel.org/na.html


WEBCAMS

WEATHER CAMS:  http://www.weatherimages.org/weathercams.html
AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 CLICKS: www.steveweb.com/80clicks/
THE ULTIMATE CAMERA PAGE: www.szym.com/cameras
WEBCAMSEARCH.COM: www.webcamsearch.com
CAMERAS FROM AROUND THE WORLD gladstone.uoregon.edu/~epereira/camera.html
SURFLINE.COM: www.surfline.com/videocam.html
TOMMY'S LIST OF LIVE CAM WORLDWIDE chili.rt66.com/ozone/cam.htm
LEONARD'S "CAM WORLD": www.leonardsworlds.com/camera.html 


QUOTATIONS

QUOTELAND.COM: www.quoteland.com
QUOTEZ: business.virgin.net/mark.fryer/intro.html
BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS: http://www.bartleby.com
THE QUOTATIONS PAGE: www.starlingtech.com/quotes
CREATIVE QUOTATIONS: www.bemorecreative.com/home-cq.htm
AFRIKAN AMERICAN QUOTATIONS: sma.ncsu.edu/Nubian/Quotes/indexFrames.html


WEBCASTS

LIKETELEVISON: www.liketelevision.com/starter/index.shtml
LIVECONCERTS.COM: www.liveconcerts.com
NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO: www.npr.org
SPACEWATCH: www.spacewatch.com

SONG LYRICS

Civil War Music and Folk Songs: http://back40.bizland.com/
Historical ballads: http://www.contemplator.com/index.html

Taylor's Tunes: http://www.contemplator.com/tunebook/amermidi.htm
HARRY'S BLUES LYRICS ONLINE: tinpan.fortunecity.com/kowalski/112
THE MUDCAT CAFE: www.mudcat.org
LYRICS WORLD: www.summer.com.br/~pfilho/summer.html
ULTIMATE '80S SONGS: www.afn.org/~afn30091/80songs.html
BBHQ: MUSIC ROOM LYRICS: www.bbhq.com/lyrics.htm 
TIME & CALENDERS

CLICKABLE CALANDERS: www.clickablecalendars.com
CNN WORLD TIME: www.cnn.com/weather/worldtime
THE WORLDWIDE HOLIDAY & FESTIVAL SITE: www.holidayfestival.com
CALENDER ZONE: www.calendarzone.com
WORLDTIME: www.worldtime.com 


GIVING HEALTH SITES A CHECKUP

Alzheimer's: www.ivillage.com
Mayo Clinic's Health Oasis: www.mayohealth.org
Federal consumer health Info: www.healthfinder.gov
American Medical Association: www.ama-assn.org
Onhealth: www.onhealth.com
Everett Koop: www.drkoop.com
FTC: www.ftc.gov/opa/1999/9906/opcureall.htm
ParentsPlace: www.parentsplace.com