Project Gutenberg The Internet's oldest producer of free electronic books. From the Department of the Classics, Tufts University.
Arts & Letters Daily A constantly updated collection of the best articles available on the Internet on philosophy, ideas, culture, history, and politics. Research Buzz Blog about search engines, databases, and other research information. government site that provides easy access to information and statistics produced by more than 70 federal agencies. Flowing Data: 37 Data-ish Blogs The best data and visualization blogs. Statistics Division Statistics from many international sources. OFFSTATS International statistics grouped by country, region, and topic.
Resource Shelf Updated daily with resources for educators, journalists, and information professionals. Geo Hive: Global Statistics Population and economic statistics on regions, countries, provinces, and cities. International Statistical Agencies Links to every nation's office of statistics. Other Statistical Sites Links by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Wikipedia A collaborative encyclopedia written by readers of the web site.
Free, searchable archive of some lengthy book reviews. Search for books by author, title, subject, or keyword. Barnes & Noble Another large, searchable catalog of books, most with reviews.
the Books section in Newspapers, Digital News Sites, and News Aggregators.
Lib Web Search for libraries throughout the world by typing in the city or town.