Ask Jeeves - Type in a question and you will receive an answer.
Britannica Online - Available only to subscribers. The entire contents of the Encyclopedia Britannica are available on this site.
Central Intelligence Agency - Provides valuable information on all the countries of the world, as well as worldwide aggregate statistics using the World Factbook.
Discover - Contains the complete text of Discover magazine's current issue, as well as a searchable archive, listings for television counterpart the Discovery Channel, a directory of other science-related Web sites, and a marketplace for Discovery-related items (videos, books, etc.).
Discovery Channel Online - Stories, articles and info on history, science and more.
eLibrary - Search through printed and electronic media here.
exp.com - The expert experience - find a technology expert here and ask questions.
The History Net - Includes information on world and U.S. history, a daily quiz, personality profiles, and selected magazines. Sponsored by the Cowles History Group
infoplease.com - News and information on a variety of topics including sports, entertainment, business, computers, and a daily almanac.
KnowX.com - Public records contain valuable information that can help you solve problems both at home and at work. KnowX.com provides real-time access to billions of public records. You must register (for free) to use this service.
Secret Stuff - Things you're not supposed to know.
U.S. Census Bureau - Excellent and authoritative information about the U.S. is available from this site. Includes statistics on population as well as education, economy, law enforcement, births, deaths, income, poverty, law enforcement, and agriculture. All information is available free of charge.
Virtual Reference Desk - A collection of links to free reference resources of all types on the Web, ranging in content from biographies to weights and measures. Also includes links to networks (such as A&E Biography) and other topic-specific sites. Good starting place for research, but you will ultimately bookmark your chosen resources and bypass this page.
XpertSite - ask questions to the experts.