African-American Information

African-American History Month

The African-American Mosaic - A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History & Culture
The Amistad Research Center - The Amistad Research Center is the nation's oldest, largest and most comprehensive independent archive specializing in the history of African Americans and other Ethnic Minorities.
Famous African American Speeches - Notable Speeches and Letters by African Americans, from Benjamin Banneker to Barack Obama
African-American Odyssey - From the Library of Congress
Black History: Biographies - The Thompson-Gale Group has created a free online resrouce containing biographies of famous African Americans.
Archives of African American Music and Culture - A repository of materials covering a range of African american musical idioms and cultural expressions from the post-World War II era.
Black History on Biography - Celebrate Black History Month & People - The Site contains very useful information for Black History Month - The site is maintained by the Encyclopaedia Britannica, and is most useful for Black History Month.
African American History Month (Exhibits & Collections) - The site contains the "African American History Month (Exhibts & Collections) from the Library of Congress.
Mule Train & the Poor Peoples Campagain - The site discusses the Mule Train and the Poor Peoples Campaign from an historical perspective and from the present day.

General - Today in Black History, and a searchable database of facts
Biographies of Notable African Americans
African American Lives - A genealogy guide and information about how to interpret archival documents for researchers who are tracing African ancestry.
The History Makers - African American history archives
African American Women Writers - of the 19th Century
Amistad Research Center - The Amistad Research Center is the nation's oldest, largest and most comprehensive independent archive specializing in the history of African Americans and other Ethnic Minorities.
The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed
The Faces of Science - African Americans in the Sciences. Profiled here are African American men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science and engineering.


BizWeb Directory of Antiques Sites
Collectors Universe - Collectors Universe is the leader in third-party authentication and grading services for high-value collectibles. - Search ebay for antiques. - The go-to source for antiques andcollectibles information since 1953.
Antique Trader - Collector's information, and "Ask an Antiques Expert"
American Society of Appraisers - The International Society of Professional Valuers
Collector Online - Antiques, Books, Coins, Jewelry, Clothing, Pottery, Blass, Collectibles.

Arts and Literature

Authors, Books, Book Reviews

Renaissance Readers - This site lets you find out if a book is an Renaissance Reader.


American Literature Biographies

Fine Art On-Line

Art History Resources on the Web
National Endowment for the Arts
World Wide Arts Resources - Your First Stop for Art Online! Discover over 170,000 works of contemporary art.


The Internet Classics Archive
Perseus Collections - Texts
internet Medieval Sourcebook - The internet connection for medieval resources
MEMDB - Medeival and Early Modern Databank
Literary Criticism
The Cambridge History of English and American Literature
Library of Southern Literature
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Early Modern Literary Studies - Electronic Texts
Childrens Literature Web Guide


Newark Public LIbrary Web Guide to Poetry - From the Academy of American Poets
Poetry Archives

Business and Finance

Business and Financial News

100 Top Finance Websites

Company and Industry Research

Bureau of Labor Statistics - With over 100 industry pages available, these pages display a snapshot of national data obtained from different Bureau of Labor Statistics surveys and programs.
The Annual Reports Library
Business Dictionaries - A comprehensive financial glossary, and a management and technology dictionary.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) - A first-rate place for information-shopping on U.S. companies. Its EDGAR database search site is easy to use and provides access to documents that companies and corporations are required to file under regulatory laws.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (EDGAR search site)
U.s. Census - County Business Patterns

Marketing and Demographics

Bureau of Economic Analysis - Regional Economic Accounts - they tell us about the geographic distribution of U.S. economic activity and growth.

Rates / Calculators / Statistics

NASA Inflation Calculators - Cost Estimating Website
Currency Converter
Distance Calculator
How Much is That? - These calculators allow you to convert past values into current values (and vice versa).
The Inflation Calculator - Adjust any given amount of money for inflation, according to the Consumer Price Index, from 1800 to 2007.
Salary Calculator - Measure your job compensation to the closest match in this database by searching on job title and location.
Time Zone Converter
Universal Currency Converter
Salary Comparison by Location
GovSpot - Statistics
U.S. and World Population Clock
Bureau of the Public Debt
2010 Statistical Abstract

Consumer Information

Consumer Organizations

Index of Consumer Information Agencies
Federal Citizen Information Center - Have a question about Federal programs, benefits, or services?
Federal Citizen Information Center
Annual Credit - Request your free annual credit report.

Fraud Protection

Better Business Bureau

Product Reviews / Buyers Guides

Consumer Guide Automotive - Consumer Guide Automotive's focus is to make car shopping easier for consumers.

Product Safety / Recall Info - Your online source for recall information. To provide better service in alerting Americans to unsafe, hazardous or defective products.
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Household Products Database - Health and Safety Information on household products


Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Web
The U.S. Genealogy Project
The Genealogy Home Page
A Barrel of Genealogy Links Family History and Genealogy Records
The RootsWeb Surname List
Ellis Island - Free Port of New York Passenger Records Search
Online Searchable Death Indexes & Records - Family History and Genealogy Records - Millions of Cemetery Records
UK & Ireland Genealogy
Linkpendium - The Definitve Directory
Nationwide Gravesite Locator
Social Security Death Index Interactive Search
WorldGen Web Project - Vital records, family history, genealogy
FileRight - The United States military keeps detailed records of its servicemen and women and can be an extremely useful resource for your genealogical search. From the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783, to the Vietnam War, 1955-1975, and beyond there are detailed service records. FileRight has collected some of those resources on its website


Federal Government

Executve Branch -
Executve Branch - - Executive Branch
Executve Branch - Archives Library Information Center - Presidents and First Ladies
Executve Branch - - Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States
Executve Branch - Federal Register - Access to Federal laws, presidential documents, administrative regulataions, and more
Executve Branch - Archives of Executive Orders
Executve Branch - Federal Agency Directory - From the Louisiana State University Library
Judicial Branch - - Federal Courts, Appellate Courts, Trial Courts, Opinions and Reference
Judicial Branch - Library of Congress - Guide to Law Online
Judicial Branch - Oyez - U.S. Supreme Court Media
Judicial Branch - U.S. Party / Case Index
Legislative Branch - - Congress, Congressional Offices, Reference, Podasts
Legislative Branch - Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress
Legislative Branch - The Center for Legislative Archives - Records of the U.S. House and Senate
Legislative Branch - U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates
Legislative Branch - Congressional Budget Office
Legislative Branch - Congressional Committee Materials Online
Legislative Branch - FedLaw - Federal legal research references
Legislative Branch - - United States House of Representatives
Legislative Branch -
Legislative Branch - - Information about the U.S. Congress - how it works, its members and leaders, and the public policies it produces.
General - - Taxes - Taxes and tax-related information
General - - The official site of the Internal Revenue Service
Executive Branch - Social Security Numbers
Executive Branch - Social Security Information
Find U. S. Representative from your District/State - If you know you zip code, you can find who the U. S. Representative from your District/State
Find who the two (2) United States Senators are from your State - The site will permit you find who the two (2) United States Senators are from your State.
Have Address but need the zip code - If you know the physical address, but not the zip code, click the hyperlink.

Federal Tax forms / publications - The site will give you the federal tax forms and publications.
Federal Tax forms / publications (prior years) - This site provides IRS tax forms and publications for prior years.

Local Government

Works Progress Administration for Mississippi - The site contains the Works Progress Administration's (WPAs) "Works Progress Administration for Mississippi Source Material for Mississippi History Quitman County Vol. LX." Since nearly every Mississippi County is on the website, one has to space down until one sees "Quitman County." Click on the hyperlink.

State Government

Tax forms of other states - The website provides access to tax forms of other states.
Mississippi Tax Forms - The website has access to Mississippi tax forms.
Mississippi Tax contacts - The website will put you in contact with Mississippi tax personnel.
State Documents - From the Mississippi Library Commission
MS Drivers' License Booklet - State of Mississippi government site
Mississippi Legal Services - State Agencies
Mississippi Statistics and Reports - From the Mississippi Department of Revenue
Mississippi - State and County Quick Facts - From the U.S. Census Bureau
Mississippi State Government Telephone Directory
Vital Records Information - Mississippi
Vital Records - From the Mississippi State Department of Health
Death Records and Certificates


General Health Information

U.S. National Library of Medicine
Arthritis Information - Health and Medical Information produced by doctors - American Medical Association - Medical information and tools for healthy living
Medline Plus - Health Information from the National Library of Medicine
NORD - National Organization for Rare Disorders - Health and Medicine category - Alzheimers Association website
RX List - The internet drug index for prescription drugs, medications and pills
Newark Public Library Web Guides - Fitness

Government Medical Sites

National Institutes of Health
Center for Disease Control - Health and Safety Topics