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Locating Fair and Balanced Sources (Internet Public Library)

Resources

In its final form, Cosma will provide access to millions of discrete resources across over a thousand subject pages. At this point it already provides systematic access to hundreds of thousands of resources over a growing list of pages. This page provides just a glimpse into just a few of the most basic, common and standard resources you can access using the system already. They are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. More…

General

Library of Congress Research and Reference Services
Library of Congress Reference Shelf
Library of Congress Alcove 9: An Annotated List of Reference Websites
Refdesk
Refdesk Reference Shelves on the Net
Refdesk Essential Reference Tools
Refdesk Quick Reference
Refdesk Indispensable Links
InfoPlease
LibrarySpot
Martindale’s
Wolfram Alpha
Bartleby
Project Gutenberg
Bibliomania

Reference


Note: Your favorite library probably has access to Ex Libris Primo or a similar system.

Dictionary

resource : (1) a source of supply or support : an available means —usually used in plural (2) a source of information or expertise (3) something to which one has recourse in difficulty — Webster See also OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Science

David Darling’s Internet Encyclopedia of Science

Technology

How Stuff Works

Preservation

History

History World

Quotation

Quotations Page

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Bibliography

Oxford Bibliographies

Participation

Education

Course

OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Book

ISBNdb

Government

Document

USA.gov

Expression

Game

Third Grade Reference Sources Millionaire Game (Quia)

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

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