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All of the listings that follow are free web sites. See also, the
Online Encyclopedias and Reference Resources provided by the Library.


General Reference
| Current Events | Weather | Sports
Dictionaries, Quotations, Thesauri | Atlases and Maps
Computer Viruses & Hoaxes | U.S. Government | Texas State Government

General Reference

 
How Stuff Works
Telephone Directories
Library Spot
Edmunds
Kelly Blue Book
Expedia.com
CIA Publications
CIA World Factbook
infoplease.com
Phrase Finder
The Internet Public Library
U.S. Postal Service [Zip Codes, Postage Calculator, Etc.]
The Obituary Page
Library of Congress
Library of Congress Research and Reference Services
Biography Database
Sperling's Best Places
nationmaster.com
Wikipedia

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News

Newspaper & Current Events from Reference Resources


Local News
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
KIII-TV
KRIS-TV
KZTV-10

National TV News
ABCNews
CBS News
CNN interactive
C-SPAN
FOX News
MSNBC
PBS Online NewsHour

National Print News
Reuters
Time.com
United Press International
US News and World Report
USA Today

National Radio News
National Public Radio Online

International News
BBC
CBC
Guardian Unlimited
World News
World Press.org

News Search Engines & Directories
Ask.com News Search
Google News Search
Yahoo! News Search
Newslink
Newseum
Online Newspapers.com

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Weather

National Hurricane Center
The Weather Channel
Weather Underground
Tropical Weather Info

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Sports

Sports News
CBS Sports
CNNsi
ESPN Sports
Topix Extreme Sports News
Fox Sports
Sports Illustrated
The Sporting News

Major Sports Associations and Leagues
Official Site of Major League Baseball
FIFA Soccer
Forumla 1 Racing
GolfWeb: Professional Golf Association
IndyCar Racing
LPGA.com: Ladies Professional Golf Association
NASCAR Online
NBA.com: Official Site of the National Basketball Association
NFL.com: Official Site of the National Football League
NHL.com: National Hockey League Web Site
US Olympic Team
US Tennis Association

Local Sports
DMC Intramural Sports
Corpus Christi Hooks (Texas Leage AA Baseball)
Corpus Christi Hammerheads (Intense Football League)
Corpus Christi IceRays (Central Hockey League)
TAMU-CC Islanders Sports (Southland Conference Div I NCAA)
TAMU-K Javelina Sports (Lone Star Conference Div II NCAA)

More Sports and Recreation
American Quarter Horse Association
Great Outdoors Recreation Page
Ironman
National Park Services
Professional Disc Golf Association
Special Olympics
Olympic Sports
Surfer Magazine
Surfer Resources
Surfline
Texas State Parks and Wildlife
USA Cycling
USA Track and Field
USDA Forest Service Recreation Page
US Equestrian Federation
US Paralympics
US Tennis Association
US Windsurfing Association
World Boxing Association
Xterra

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Dictionaries, Quotations & Thesauri

Oxford Dictionaries
ComputerUser.com High-Tech Dictionary
Acronym Finder
OneLook Dictionaries, The Faster Finder
American Sign Language Dictionary
Dictionary.com
Merriam-Webster Online
Library Spot
Dictionary of Computing
French/English Dictionary
Bartleby.com (Internet Literature Publisher)
Phrase Finder
Acronym Lookup
Thesaurus.com
Foreign Language Dictionaries
Library Terminology
WordSpy
Latin Dictionary and Grammar Aid from the University of Notre Dame
Words by William Whitaker [Latin Dictionary]

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Atlases & Maps

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection [University of Texas]
Texas State Data Center Maps
Library Spot
Google Maps
Yahoo!Maps [address look up and point to point navigation]
Satellite views of Earth and Moon
Mapquest [maps, distance and driving directions]
Rand-McNally

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Viruses, Scams, Spam & Urban Legend Information

Truth or Fiction
Snopes [Urban Legends Reference Page]
Scam Busters
Hoax Busters [CIAC Hoax Pages]
Virus Bulletin [Virus Bulletin: Independent Malware Advice]

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U.S. Government

Insurance Programs for Children
Legislative Information on the Internet (Thomas)
Lib2gov
U.S. House of Representatives
U.S. Senate
The White House
Library of Congress Catalog
GPO Government Printing Office
Library of Congress Authority File
National Commission of Terrorist Acts Upon the United States
US Citizenship and Immigration Services
Welcome to USA


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Texas State Government

State of Texas Government Information [see also www.state.tx.us]
Texas Legislature Online
Texas Register
Texas Senate
Texas: Window on State Government
What's New in Texas
City of Corpus Christi Home Page
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Del Mar College Libraries
101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Phone (361) 698-1310


Please send comments/suggestions to
Merry Bortz, Head of Library Electronic and Database Services
mbortz@delmar.edu

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