REFERENCE

Almanacs - Reference books with useful and interesting facts relating to countries, sports, entertainment, and more.

Infoplease: All the Knowledge You Need - An all-in-one encyclopedia, almanac, dictionary, thesaurus, atlas, and biography reference! (http://www.infoplease.com/almanacs.html)

Guinness World Records - The global leader in world records. (http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/)

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Dictionaries

Dictionary.com - Provides information from a number or respected dictionaries. (http://dictionary.reference.com/)

Merriam-Webster Online - Find an online dictionary, thesaurus, audio pronunciations, word games, and more language resources. (http://www.m-w.com/)

OneLook Reverse Dictionary - Describe a concept and find a list of words and phrases that fit the concept. (http://www.onelook.com/reverse-dictionary.shtml)

RhymeZone - Type in a word to find words it rhymes with, synonyms, antonyms, definitions, and more" (http://www.rhymezone.com/)

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Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia.com - Provides users with articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition, enhanced with links to newspaper and magazine articles as well as pictures and maps. (http://www.encyclopedia.com/)

Wikipedia - This reference website can be written or edited by anyone with access to the internet! It should not be considered the definitive source for information but a great place to start. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page)

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Maps and Atlases

Atlapedia Online - Contains full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world. (http://www.atlapedia.com/)

The World Factbook - Lists population, government, military, and economic information for nations
recognized by the United States. (https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/)

MapQuest - Find driving directions and maps for driving. (http://www.mapquest.com/)

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Quotations

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations - One of the best-known sources for quotations; searchable by key word and by author. (http://www.bartleby.com/100/)

The Quotations Page - Contains over 26,000 quotations online searchable by author or subject. (http://www.quotationspage.com/)

Quoteland.com - "Quotations on every topic, by every author, and in every fashion possible" (http://www.quoteland.com/)

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