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Week of June 11, 2000

  1. Nielsen NetRatings - "Gives marketers a clear picture of city-specific Internet trends and behavior. Reports include audience site traffic, average time spent per person, and demographics for the top 20 designated market areas."
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Net Usage Snapshots
  2. Husky Search - One of the original parallel Web search services from the Univ. of Washington
    Listed at:   Features Page | Search Engines
  3. 101 Free Items
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Free Stuff
  4. On-line Chinese Tools - "These pages hope to provide tools to assist people in learning and using the beautiful Chinese language."
    Listed at:   My Facts Page | Dictionary & Language Resources
  5. Population Reference Bureau - Site provides timely and objective information on U.S. and international population trends and their implications.
    Listed at:   My Facts Page | Population & Demographics Resources
  6. Encyclopedia of the Celts - A searchable encyclopedia of Celtic literature including the legends, mythology, tales, and history of this ancient culture.
    Listed at:   My Facts Page | Encyclopedias Resources
  7. International Codes
    Listed at:   My Facts Page | Postal Information Resources
  8. Explore Judaism - aish.com - "Aish HaTorah is the premier resource for Jews with a thirst for knowledge and a longing for intelligent answers."
    Listed at:   My Facts Page | Religion Resources
  9. National Statistics: the Official United Kingdom Statistics Site - Site organizes UK government statistics around thirteen themes, such as crime and justice, education, the economy, health and care, population and migration, and much more.
    Listed at:   My Facts Page | Population Resources
  10. Safemedication.com - Today's medications are more complex and powerful than ever before. This site helps you find information you need to use your medications safely and effectively.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Health & Medicine
  11. Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body - Site features 1,247 vibrant engravings (many in colors) from the classic 1918 publication, as well as a subject index with 13,000 entries ranging from the Antrum of Highmore to the Zonule of Zinn.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Health & Medicine
  12. Medicine through Time - Covers history of medicine from pre-history to the modern world. Each era includes links covering disease and treatment, anatomy and surgery, hospitals and training, public health, and alternatives to medicine.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Health & Medicine
  13. Les Miserables: Complete Libretto
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Music Resources
  14. eSearchCentral - source for market research reports, white papers, business intelligence including a directory of business report sources and a forum for posting requests for information.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Business Resources
  15. American Civil War - directory of links to information on the United States Civil War at this site, including: Civil War slang; recipes and medical remedies under Army Life; check the links to Colored Troops for data about African Americans; discover how Chinese Americans, women, and Canadians served during the conflict.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | History Resources
  16. A Broken System: Error Rates in Capital Cases, 1973-1995 - Released on June 12, 2000, by the Columbia University Justice Project, the 'Liebman Study' is a groundbreaking report that examines every capital conviction and appeal between 1973 and 1995 (nearly 5,500 judicial decisions). It finds that in this 23-year period 68 percent of death penalty verdicts were thrown out when appealed. In other words, serious, reversible errors were found in nearly seven out of ten capital cases reviewed in this period.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Crime & Law Enforcement
  17. AFI's 100 Years 100 Laughs - American Film Institute (AFI) revealed its list of the 100 funniest movies as chosen by 'leaders of the entertainment community' from a list of 500 nominated movies. At this site, users can view both the top 100 list and the 500 nominated films.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Movies on the Internet
  18. How To Eliminate The Ten Most Critical Internet Security Threats: The Experts' Consensus - this important document lists the top ten security exploits used by hackers to gain access to online sites. Of particular interest to systems administrators, the site not only describes each of the problems, but also provides step-by-step instructions and pointers for correcting the flaws.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Internet Help
  19. CNET Music Center - site helps users learn about and use digital music technology effectively.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Music on the Internet
  20. Airport Maps and Guides
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Travel
  21. Ask Chef Andy
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Ask the Experts
  22. Culinary Connection, The - "Your Ultimate Source for Culinary Information."
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Food & Recipes
  23. TV Chronicles - "The Home of Television Information.
    Listed at:   My Virtual Encyclopedia | Radio & TV on the Net

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