Awesome Library
http://www.awesomelibrary.org
A comprehensive database of education materials.  Includes only sites that have been reviewed and judged to be of high quality by educators.




Accuracy of Statements
http://www.disinfo.com
Calling itself the "subculture search engine", you will find things here on current affairs, politics and other subjext that you will not find elsewhere.
 
http://www.snopes.com/
The definitive Internet reference source for ubran legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.
 
http://www.factcheck.org/
The Internet site checks the accuracy of statements.





GovSpot.com
http://www.govspot.com
Find the best and most useful state, national and world government resources at GovSpot.com




How Stuff Works
http://www.howstuffworks.com
The site provides an explanation of how stuff works.





Infoplease.com
http://www.infoplease.com
A smorgasbord of information including world news, history and government, biography, sports, arts and entertainment, business, society and culture, health and science.





IPL2
www.ipl.org
A searchable, subject-categorized directory of authoritative websites; links to online texts, newspapers, and more.  Search resources by subject, newspapers and magazines, and special collections for teens and younger children.





Refdesk.com
http://www.refdesk.com
Fact checker for the internet.





ReferenceDesk.org
http://www.referencedesk.org




Online Typing


http://www.typeonline.co.uk/lesson1.html
Learn to Type Online

http://www.typing-lessons.org/preliminaries_1.html
Peter's Online Typing Course





Snopes.com
http://www.snopes.com
The definitive Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors and misinformation. 





Virtual Reference Shelf
http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/virtualref.html
From the Library of Congress, a complete list of reference links, from Almanacs to Statistics, and everything in between.