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Current issue of Chronicle of Higher Education  [more info]
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Useful mainly as a source for teaching positions.  [more info]
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Over 188,000 abbreviations and acronyms and initialisms.  [more info]
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Ad Age DataCenter includes profiles of top advertisers, media, and agencies.  Also includes job data, advertising spending, award winners, and agency family trees.  [more info]
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An agency under the United States Department of Health and Human Services whose aim is to improve the delivery of healthcare.  [more info]
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Information on every licensed physician in the United States. Search by physician name or specialty.  [more info]
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Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and ca. 1800 state Employment Service Agencies. Ca. 250,000 jobs are listed. Searching is by state or region and by type of position. Most jobs are full time and in the private sector.  [more info]
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Directory and comparative data.  [more info]
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Provides information on amphibian taxonomy, natural history, declines, and conservation.  [more info]
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Find People, Businesses, Toll Free numbers, Web pages,Reverse Lookup and more  [more info]
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American Political Science Assocation (APSA) citation guide created by the University of Wisconsin - Madison's Writing Center.  [more info]
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Art & Culture is a site dedicated to the arts. Users can create their own profile pages to display their own art or follow other artists, musicians, museums, galleries, filmmakers, festivals, and more.  [more info]
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Includes Bartlett's Book of Quotations, 10th ed., Columbia World of Quotations and Simpson's Contemporary Quotations and many other sources  [more info]
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Yellow pages on the Web  [more info]
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Includes brief entries on over 28,000 notable people past and present.
 
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Site by A&E Entertainment Network includes over 25,000 biographical entries.  [more info]
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Links to Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges and other higher educational institutions all over the world.  [more info]
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The current edition of The Breeze. An "Archives" site allows the reader to search, by index term, for older articles.  [more info]
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The British Newspaper Archive contains millions of digitized newspapers owned by the British Library.  While searching is free, there is a fee to download full text articles. JMU Libraries are not responsible for paying these fees.  [more info]
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JMU's Career & Academic Planning department.  [more info]
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A major site with links by employers and job seekers. Those seeking a job can search by employer, category/discipline, or location. Resumes can be placed at this site.  [more info]
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Although not exclusively for the college graduate, the emphasis is for the college student's interests. Formatted like a daily newspaper, there are links to job openings, employer profiles, news and articles, resume banks, career forums, etc.  [more info]
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Now CareerBuilder, this site is advertised as the most powerful career network on the web. Allows user to store a resume in their dtabase, set up personal agents to track jobs, with results e-mailed. Services are free to user. Over 5 million job listings.  [more info]
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Includes travelers' health, disease information, health information, statistics, and more.  [more info]
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Provides access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families. This site merges and builds upon National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and National Adoption Information Clearinghouse.  [more info]
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ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world.  [more info]
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A continually updated news service. Searching can be by area, e.g. sports, business, weather, etc. International coverage.  [more info]
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U.S. and world forecasts, weather maps, storm information, allergy reports  [more info]
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Compiled by University of Illinois Education and Social Science Library.
 
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Designed for the college student that is preparing for job hunting. Topical links include information to know before starting a job, interviewing and job orientation, resumes and cover letters, preparing for the job search, and a link to job postings.  [more info]
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This is a newsletter covering all areas of interest to students and higher education. Job listings are a feature. One section is a gateway to American and international college and university web sites.  [more info]
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From the National Institutes of Health, full text of the most requested NIH publications, with links to the NIH Search Engine, Information Index, and Institute homepages.  [more info]
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This site lists part-time and summer jobs for students. Links include areas of resort jobs, camp jobs, national parks, etc.  [more info]
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Pan American Health Organization  [more info]
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Charlottesville's daily newspaper.  [more info]
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Searches technology transfer information across all Department of Energy Laboratories.  [more info]
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Early Modern London Theatres contains citations for documents (both primary and secondary sources) pertaining to London theatres circa 1642.  The main focus of the resource is to "show how information produced at the time of the early London theatres was transmitted in later years."  [more info]
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National Center for Education Statistics.  [more info]
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More than 14,000 brief articles.  [more info]
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A digital library of education research and information sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences and the US Department of Education.  [more info]
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GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies.  [more info]
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Downloadable federal tax forms, instructions and other IRS publications. Direct link to the list of forms.  [more info]
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Federal financial aid information on the web, including an interactive application  [more info]
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Fast food nutrition facts.  [more info]
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"Free File is online tax preparation and electronic filing through a partnership agreement between the IRS and the Free File Alliance, LLC. In other words, you can e-file... free." Users must meet certain criteria listed on the partner's web site.  [more info]
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Directory of international institutions, missions and companies  [more info]
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National Center for Education Statistics.  [more info]
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Search the Internet for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research...  [more info]
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Federal Directory  [more info]
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HathiTrust is an inter-institutional digital library designed to mass digitize selected books from colleges and universities as the University of California and the University of Virginia.   [more info]
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Recently merged with CareerBuilder, this site lists over 300,000 continuously updated jobs. Allows user to save search criteria, post resumes and customize use.  [more info]
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A gateway consumer health information web site from the United States government.  [more info]
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Steve Krupla's site has guides on world electric, phone, internet, etc., plus links on travel information.  [more info]
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Historic Architectural Survey of Rockingham County, Virginia
Survey conducted between October 1999 and December 2000 by the architectural and historic preservation...  [more info]
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Contains documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management from a wide variety of sources including federal, state and local governments; international governments and institutions; nonprofit organizations and private entities.  [more info]
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Facts and statistics on the U.S., the world, history and government, biography, sports, entertainment, business and finance, society and culture, science and technology, weather and climate.  [more info]
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U.S. and world weather, travel reports, weather almanac  [more info]
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Socioeconomic data, maps, and other Internet sites  [more info]
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Dialing instructions and codes for countries and cities  [more info]
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The International Data Base (IDB) is a computerized data bank containing statistical tables of demographic, and socio-economic data for 224 countries and areas of the world.  [more info]
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The Internet Archive is a non-profit website offering permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars to historical collections that exist in digital format. The Internet Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages.  [more info]
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Tutorials for beginners and for experienced users of the Internet  [more info]
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Source of evaluative reports on hospitals, health care networks and health care organizations that provide home care, long term care, behavioral health care, laboratory and ambulatory care services.  [more info]
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Contains over 29,000 pieces of American popular music produced between 1780 and 1980.  [more info]
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Lexi-Comp provides industry-leading, point-of-care drug information through clinical information databases.  [more info]
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Quotations that are from familiar sources, and from those not familiar to most  [more info]
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Lists over 74000 pages from libraries in 125 countries.  [more info]
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You will be asked to log in with your eid and password. Find streaming video tutorials on over 2,000 courses in 3D animation, audio, business, CAD, design, development, photography, video creation, web design, and more.  [more info]
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Online database of mammalian taxonomy based on the 2005 book by Wilson & Reeder, Mammal Species of the World, a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.).  [more info]
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Dynamic and atlas maps of the world.  [more info]
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Maps, driving directions, and travel guides.  [more info]
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Free registration is required and allows users to customize maps and searches, as well as interactively share travel information.  [more info]
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Contains links to almost 18,000 different calculators.  [more info]
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Learn how to speak Spanish in a medical setting -- from anatomy to illness symptoms...  [more info]
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Online version of the Merck Manual of Medical Information-Second Home Edition  [more info]
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A massive site which advertises as the "premier" employment Internet site. Job searches include location and position. Users can post a job and resume at this site. Requires frames.  [more info]
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Street-level maps of the United Kingdom, Europe, and the US, road maps of the world, point-to-point driving directions, aerial photographs and local information  [more info]
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An eclectic collection of World Wide Web services connected with museums  [more info]
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Contains references of choral music scores discoverable by searching by title, composer, genre, or choir type.  [more info]
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A comprehensive site with links to hundreds of sources. The site is arranged by weather, wire services, newspaper listings by continent, topical (sports, entertainments, etc.), U. S. newspapers (by state), and finally a listing of major U. S. and international newspapers.  [more info]
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The leading literature database on disability and rehabilitation ...  [more info]
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Collection of anthropological materials that document the world's cultures and the history of anthropology.  [more info]
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Online public portal providing access to nearly one million electronic records currently in the Electronic Records Archives (ERA), which allows users to refine searches by material type.  Material types include moving images, photographs, and sound recordings.  Use "Additional information about this item" to check use restrictions.  [more info]
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Government health information referral service, to put health professionals and consumers with questions in touch with the organizations best able to provide answers.  [more info]
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Current weather, climatic data, and general information  [more info]
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Links to over 50 Virginia newspapers, as well as to campus newspapers and those in other states and countries.  [more info]
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This excellent site has categories for the United States, international countries, business, religion, trade, etc. newspapers. A major site.  [more info]
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Directory of organizations that focus on issues relating to hearing, balance, smell...  [more info]
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A source for continually updated occupational information and labor market research.  [more info]
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Time-of-day service cooperatively provided by the Dept. of Commerce, the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the the U. S. Naval Observatory  [more info]
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Traditional gardening, weather, and astronomical information, along with stories, anecdotes, puzzles, and contests.  [more info]
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This tool searches dictionaries on the web in one step.  [more info]
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Electronic versions of classic books about individual liberty. These texts go back some 4,000 years...  [more info]
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Clip art images available for downloading and remixing; all images are free for any use.  [more info]
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This site has a collection of digital maps covering the world, and historical world maps.  [more info]
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This web site is maintained by the same company that publishes the print Peterson's directories. It brings together information about educational opportunities at all levels and provides links to Peterson's searchable databases. College students should find the graduate study, financial aid links, and careers links particularly helpful.  [more info]
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Known as the "Plum Book," this site is the Internet edition of "The U.S. Government Policy and Supporting Positions." This is a database of over 9,000 civil service positions for the executive and legislative branches of government.  [more info]
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Sponsored by the Library of Congress, this site links to information on 67 countries. Arranged by country or area and categorized by topics from general to specific.  [more info]
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Links to publishers worldwide.  [more info]
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Quertle uses a semantic, relationship-based search to retrieve articles from PubMed, PubMed Central, MEDLINE, BioMed Central, NIH RePORTER, and TOXLINE.  [more info]
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Provides links to over 5000 websites that contain manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources.  [more info]
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This site lists the heads of government/heads of state of currently existing nations or territories.  [more info]
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Search for information on prescription and over-the-counter drugs, brands, and drug interactions.  [more info]
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This search engine helps users find science information from ten key U.S. Department of Energy resources...  [more info]
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Science.gov searches over 50 databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative US government science information including research and development results.  [more info]
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The mission of the Honor Society of Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International is to support the learning, knowledge, and professional development of nurses committed to making a difference in health worldwide. the honor society hosts the Registry of Nursing Research online database in its Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library. The emphasis of the library is on advancing the development, dissemination and utilization of nursing research.  [more info]
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Downloadable tax forms for each state.  [more info]
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Access social, political, economic, and health data compiled by the US Census Bureau from 1878-2012.  Data sources include government agencies, private organizations, and professional associations.  [more info]
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U.S. residential and business directory  [more info]
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Links to tax information and publications, for students.  [more info]
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A variety of educational resource types from activities and lesson plans to online projects to assessment items.  [more info]
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Thinkfinity.org is a free website containing grade-specific, standards aligned teaching and learning resources for K-12 classrooms.  Includes lesson plans, games, videos, worksheets, primary sources, and interactives.  Produced by the Verizon Foundation and its content partners.  [more info]
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This digital collection contains over 100,000 primary documents produced by Thomas Edison. Includes correspondence, contracts, business records, diaries, laboratory records, patents, technical notes, and more.  [more info]
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Search for Internet Lists, Newsgroups, FTP sites by name or subject.
 
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Collection of information about biodiversity compiled by various contributors. Provides information for numerous species and organism groups, living and extinct.  [more info]
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Links to over 6,000 universities in 170 countries. Searchable by keyword,country or state.  [more info]
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GDP and other economic data from the national, regional, and international accounts programs of the U.S. Department of Commerce's Bureau of Economic Analysis  [more info]
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Contains a wide assortment of public domain images, publications, video and audio clips including birds, landscapes, plants, wildlife, and invertebrates.  [more info]
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U.S. and world weather, weather maps, and weather news  [more info]
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Standard nutrient content for over 6,200 foods.  [more info]
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Makes customized maps of Virginia Counties  [more info]
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Links to 69 Virginia newspapers through refdesk.com.  [more info]
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This web site contains links to resources from colleges and universities both in Virginia and around the world. The membership lists, reports and financial aid information are of particular interest.  [more info]
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This site from the Virginia Department of Taxation contains downloadable tax forms and instructions.  [more info]
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"Your doorway to employment and labor market information in Virginia"
 
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This site has the text of VOA programs.  [more info]
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Worldwide weather maps or search for any city, state, zip code, or airport in the U.S.  [more info]
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This web site contains a list of college and university web sites arranged by state. Only one server ( usually the institution's central server ) is listed for each campus.  [more info]
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This is a lexical database for English developed at the Cognitive Science Laboratory at Princeton University  [more info]
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WHOSIS is a "guide to health and health-related epidemiological and statistical information available from the World Health Organization, and elsewhere." Also searchable by keyword.  [more info]
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This web site contains links to lecture notes, multimedia textbooks and other materials from university instructors all over the world.  [more info]
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Free, independent and non-profit global legal research information.  [more info]
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Includes over 70 publications;customizable.  [more info]
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This site is a directory of internet sites on people.  [more info]
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This comprehensive portal for language and language-related products and services on the web provides more than 1800 dictionaries with more than 250 languages.  [more info]
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