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NEW SITES ADDED
Week of May 2, 1999

  1. Address Directory - Politicians of the World - Mailing addresses for the prime ministers, presidents, monarchs, and provincial governors of 194 countries. Phone, fax, e-mail, and Web addresses are added as available.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Postal Infomation Resources
  2. U.S. Surname Distribution - Take a look at this surnames database to find out whether your last name (if it's among the 50,000 most common) is more prevalent in Minnesota or Florida. Helpful for someone trying to determine a starting point for a genealogy project.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Genealogy Resources
  3. Paint Shop Pro 5 - Introduction - tutorial for this popular graphics editor
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Computer - Software
  4. PowerPoint in the Classroom - Written for K-12 students, this tutorial covers all the basics and more of using the Microsoft PowerPoint presentation software. This Microsoft-related site also includes tutorials on other Microsoft programs such as the e-mail software program Outlook Express, the Web browser Internet Explorer 4, and the Web site editor.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Computer - Software
  5. Lockerbie Trial Briefing - site provides a background and a timeline and coverage of the trial being held in the Netherlands of two Libyans accused of the 1988 crash of Pan Am's flight 103. It provides information about the legal charges and includes the petition and much more.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Legal Resources
  6. Medieval Technology Pages - site provides referenced information on "technological innovation and related subjects in western Europe during the Middle Ages." Agricultural tools, silk, windmills, and horizontal loom are among the subjects covered.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | History Resources
  7. World of the Vikings, The - guide to Internet resources on the Vikings includes academic sites, e-mail lists, museums, re-enactment organizations, and retail sites. There are also links to sources of information on runes, sagas, ships, and mead (the beverage).
    Listed at:   My Facts File | History Resources
  8. Snow Leopard Facts - gives the few known facts about this beautiful and endangered big cat. There is also a page giving information about snow leopard habitat.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Pets & Animals
  9. Cindy's Cat Pages - site has cat facts, links, Dear Midnight (advice for cats from a cat) original cat poems submitted by readers, and more.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Pets & Animals
  10. History of the English Language - online resources related to the study of the history of English from pre-history to the present day.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Grammar & Style
  11. Word Wizard
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Grammar & Style
  12. Wilton's Etymology Page
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Grammar & Style
  13. Word Detective, The - the online version of Evan Morris's syndicated column
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Grammar & Style
  14. Word Watch
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Grammar & Style
  15. Lederer's, Richard Verbivore
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Grammar & Style
  16. Wagner, Richard - 1813-1883 - site devoted to the life and music of this German composer. There are reviews of performances, books, and recordings.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Music on the Internet
  17. Time to Dewey Your Homework - Kanawha County (W.Va )Public Library suggests the following resources as a good places to start.
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  18. NT*Pro.org - site hosted by the Association of Windows NT Professionals, and contains everything from articles, to books, to event listings, to links on a very wide variety of subjects relating to NT.
    Listed at:   Win95/98/NT Links
  19. Netsurfer Digest
    Listed at:   Internet/Technology News and Resources
  20. Industry Standard, The
    Listed at:   Internet/Technology News and Resources
  21. Red Herring
    Listed at:   Internet/Technology News and Resources
  22. ToInspire - collection of inspirational quotes for writing, intellectual discussion, or simple pleasure reading.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Quotations
  23. 1001 Cool Things to Say - famous and not so famous quotations, as well as means for websurfers to suggest new entries.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Quotations
  24. Advertising Quotes - quotations about advertising and the ad industry, by famous and not-so-famous people.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Quotations
  25. Best of Edward Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - selected quotations from the seminal work on Ancient Rome.
    Listed at:   My Facts File | Quotations
  26. Quia! - Create you own learing activities
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Education & Teaching
  27. Dialectizer, The - "Convert English text to...well, you'll see."
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Humor on the Internet
  28. Women's National Basketball Association Home Page
    Listed at:   Sports Sites
  29. Political Insider, The - "The first political portal! Updated daily political briefing!"
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Politics
  30. ByDezign - "Offering original web graphics, clipart, backgrounds, fonts, themesets and an extensive animated gif archive."
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Computer - Graphics
  31. FreeWeb.nu - "updated on a daily basis and have almost 40 categories filled with freestuff of all kinds."
    Listed at:   Free Stuff >
  32. Mom and Dads Free Site
    Listed at:   Free Stuff >
  33. American Century, The - site covers 10 decades of American art, culture, history, and innovation in dazzling multimedia. Join an educational talking tour or select artwork for a tour of your own.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Art & Culture
  34. Primates Project - gallery of monkeys, chimps, orangutans, bonobos, and gorillas shows scenes of a somehow familiar social life, and records acts of physical grace on land and in the trees.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Pets & Animals
  35. Spy Letters of the American Revolution - site looks at the world of espionage during the Revolutionary War. Read the actual letters (such as one from Rachel Revere to her horse-riding hubby, Paul), or learn about the likes of Ann Bates, Benjamin Church, John Andre, Benedict Arnold, and others.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | History
  36. Mozart Project, The - site contains biographical information, extensive composition lists, essays by Mozart scholars, and more.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Music on the Internet
  37. Cannes International Film Festival - site features the 50 year history of "cinema's prestigious competition" -- a decade-by-decade look at the event in the context of what was happening in the world at the time.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Movies on the Internet
  38. K-EYE TV 42 Homework Home Page - "links assist in project research, help solve tough homework questions, and open the door to a virtual encyclopedia of facts and figures."
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  39. Cliff's Notes - Complete Series - from Amazon.com; each selection contains a summary and a critical review.
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  40. Math Homework Help
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  41. Homework Helper - Electric Library
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  42. Homework Hotline Online Schoolhouse - W. Va. Public Television
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  43. Homework Now - Online student assignment directory
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  44. Jiskha Homework Help - "The best homework help on the net"
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  45. Mollie's Homework Helper
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  46. Homework Tools: The Kids on the Web
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  47. Homework Home Page - WKBW TV 7
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  48. Homework Links - High Point (NC) Public Library
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  49. Homework Helper
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  50. Homework Help - KidInfo
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  51. Homework Solvers - Interactive Learning Network
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  52. Homework Page, The
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  53. H3 - HandyHomeworkHelper
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  54. Astronomy Homework Help
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  55. Melody's Homework Help
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  56. Homework SOS
    Listed at:   My Homework Helper
  57. DTRA - DeskTop Reference Agent - Reference Center
    Listed at:   Reference Shelves on the Internet
  58. PCData - Online reports
    Listed at:   Internet Usage Snapshot
  59. Top 250 Websites - PCData
    Listed at:   Internet Usage Snapshot
  60. 1999 College Rankings - U.S. New - U.S. News' annual ranking of American colleges and universities.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Edcuation & Teaching
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