Recommended Websites

General Research


  • Digital Commons Network -Dates vary. Free, open access, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide.
  • Directory of Open Access Journals -  (Lund University Libraries) Dates vary. Free open access, full-text scientific and scholarly journals.
  • HathiTrust Digital Library - A Partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles (many full-text) digitized from libraries around the world.  A great resource for primary sources.  Some titles/collections are limited.
  • ipl2 - Offers subject pathfinders, an online reference service, and websites chosen by librarians.
  • Worldcat - Searchable catalog of books in public and academic libraries across the country.

Art and Architecture


Business and Economics


Education


Geography


  • CIA World Fact Book - Provides detailed information on countries around the world.
  • Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names - Locates geographic places and states official names.
  • Google Maps Gallery - Interactive digital maps from a variety of businesses, governments, & nonprofit organizations, such as National Geographic, World Bank Group & the US Geological Survey.
  • MultiMap - Offers maps from around the world.
  • NationMaster - Graphically compare other nations using data from CIA World Factbook, UN and OECD.
  • National Atlas - Offers thousands of diverse maps about North America.
  • Worldmapper - Includes world maps in various categories, including population and birth rate.

Health and Nutrition


Nursing

  • AllNurses - A nursing discussion board, where nurses and nursing students can discuss relevant topics. Also contains links to blogs, articles, and websites.
  • Nursing World - Website for the American Nurses Association. Presents information about the profession, including ethical standards and policies.

History


Ancient/Classical History

Texas History

U.S. History

World & General History

Journalism and News


  • BBC News - World news from the BBC.
  • The Center for Public Integrity - Non-profit dedicated to producing responsible investigative journalism.
  • HeadlineSpot - Searchable site includes links to countless online news sources.
  • ipl2: Newspapers & Magazines - Extensive collection of newspaper and magazine links from around the world.
  • Journalism.org - Offers journalism resources, state of the news briefings and daily headlines.
  • Newseum - Includes hundreds of full-color front pages from around the world and links to newspaper sites.

Literature and Film


Mathematics


Music


Performing Arts


Philosophy


Psychology


Religious Studies


Science


General Resources

  • Highwire Press - Largest repository of free, full-text, peer-reviewed content hosted by Stanford.
  • Intute - Searches EEVL, GEsource, and PDIgate for freely available web sources.
  • National Science Digital Library - Interactive resources and images in the sciences.
  • Scirus - The most comprehensive science-specific search engine on the Internet.
  • Skeptic.com - Scientific society dedicated to investigating controversial claims.
  • U.S. Geological Survey - Offers data on biology, geography, geology by state or at the national level.

Biology, Environmental Science

Astronomy, Geology, Physical Science

Sociology and Anthropology


Sports and Kinesiology


U.S. Government


This page was last updated on Jun. 24, 2014.
Problem with this page? Contact the Web Content Manager.
Our mission is to develop Christian leaders