All About Birds
All About Birds, from Cornell University, offers a wealth of information about birds. You can see photos of birds, read descriptions of their calls, see pictures of their eggs, and much more.
All Movie Guide
All Movie Guide offers cast lists, reviews of older films, and the opportunity for you to rate new films. You can also look at filmographies, information about awards, and other interesting facts.
American Film Institute
American Film Institute evaluates movies, selecting what it considers to be the best of all time. It offers lists of the best songs, best heroes and villains, legendary actors and actresses, and more. Some content is available only by subscription, but there is a great deal of information available free.
Army Technical Manuals
Learn virtually anything you’d want to know about the day to day operation of our Army.
Audubons Birds of America at the University of Pittsburgh
View images of Audubons unsurpassed paintings of birds of North America.
Daily Kos Compendium of Public Domain Image Links
The Daily Kos offers links to sources of public domain images. Descriptions and cautionary notes are included. Some providers may charge.
Elected Officials Search from Common Cause
Common Cause makes it easy to look up your elected officials.
Encyclopedia of Television
The Encyclopedia of Television offers information about the people who create the television programs we watch, the programs themselves, and other television related subjects.
Etiquette, or How Mom Told You to Behave
The Emily Post Institute provides gentle reminders about how we should conduct ourselves at weddings, at work, on holidays, and elsewhere.
Free Public Records Directory
The directory provides links to many sources of public records nationwide. The website manager indicates when government agencies charge for access.
How Stuff Works
If you’re the curious type, and you’ve been wondering about how cell phones work, how spyware works, or about the latest in computer memory advances, this is the place to look. It’s informative and fun!
Sometimes even the best search engines dont produce the results you want. Try here if youre having trouble finding what you need.
Kids-in-Mind offers parents detailed information about the content of movies and DVDs. Instances of sex or nudity, violence or gore, profanity, snd substance abuse are described so parents can make informed decisions about what their children see on movie and TV screens.
North American Bird Phenology Program
The North American Bird Phenology Program is composed of historic records of bird migration. Volunteers are in the process of transcribing them into this database. Researchers hope to use the records to understand more about the effects of climate change on native birds.
Open Folklore, a collaboration of the American Folklore Society and Indiana University Bloomington Libraries, offers access to information of value to those studying folklore.
Open Source and Free Software Directory
Links are offered for sources of software. Applications include audio editing, still image, moving image, cross media, and other.
Presidential Birthday and Anniversary Greetings
If youd like to have the President of the United States send your loved ones greeting cards on milestone occasions, you can learn here how to make your request.
Toonopedia.com offers virtually anything you might want to know about a cartoon or cartoon character, whether it got its start in comic books, newspapers, in movies, or on TV.
TV.com aims to provide virtually anything you want to know about TV. You can find information about current and earlier shows, their stars, directors, writers, and more. You can also find reviews of shows, and summaries of series with continuing plotlines.