Internet Resources




Miscellaneous Information

10 Most Requested Social Security Services
Information about cost-of-living adjustments, applying for social security benefits, replacing lost cards, etc.

Administration on Aging
Contains a resource directory, addresses for ombudsman programs, and other information on the aging.

American Memory
Historical Collections for the National Digital Library.

ARDA: Association of Religious Data Archives
Statistics on many different religious denominations in the United States. Includes information on the religions of many countries.

Area Code Lookup


Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
Information on various federal grants.

Civil Rights Project

CNN Weather
Includes satellite pictures and forecasts which can be brought down to a regional level.

Consumer Search
For lists of best products of a certain kind and information as to where to look for reviews of the products.

Copyright Office
Basics and forms for copyright purposes

Crash Course in Copyright

Department of Health and Human Services
Contains links to many different publications from DHHS on a variety of social topics. Can be searched by topic.

Disability Info Gov
Links to materials about and for people with disabilities.
Allows you to register a complaint about a product all over the world. In English, Spanish, German,or French.

Elevations and Distances in the United States
From the United States Geological Survey

FBI Freedom of Information Act Reading Room
For some declassified FBI documents about some famous investigations. Many will have segments blacked out.

Federal Consumer Information Center (Pueblo, Colorado)
Order copies of their publications or read them online.

Federal Trade Commission
For consumer information.

FirstGov for Seniors
Information on charitable organizations and alerts for fraudulent organizations.

Green Book 2000
For information on various assistance programs of the Federal Government

Search for information on charitable organizations.

Historical Publications of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Facts about the homeless as well as ways to help them.

Kidon Media
For newspapers from all over the world.

Library of Congress Online Catalog

Links for Seniors

National Center for Charitable Statistics

National Geographic Maps

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Vehicle recalls, traffic safety facts.

National Strategy for Suicide Prevention
Statistics plus articles about suicide

National Weather Service
Weather forecasts and climatological information.

Natural Resources, Environment and Conservation

Links to newspapers all over the world.

Newspaper Links

Non-Governmental Organizations Research Guide
Information on a long list of non-governmental organizations that sometimes influence policy.

Nursing Home Compare
Compare nursing homes all over the United State and see health inspection results.

Official U.S. Time:

Population Clocks
A realtor's database that can be used to locate homes for sale in a certain area by the asking price.

Although this is a Census Bureau Site the links included are to other sites since the Census Bureau does not collect religious data.

Photographic tours of exhibits with written information on many exciting topics.

Tennessee Public Library Catalog

The Literacy Information and Communication System
LINCS is a national dissemination and professional development system, providing information on literacy research, practice, and resources.

Where to Write for Vital Records