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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 Oxford, OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, InfoPlease, Word Reference, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

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

Innovation

Innovations Report

Science

David Darling’s Internet Encyclopedia of Science

Technology

How Stuff Works

Entrepreneurship

Indiegogo

Product

Amazon, eBay, Zazzle

Product

Shop Amazon eBay Gift Zazzle

Preservation

History

History World

Quotation

Quotations Page Bartlett’s

Archive

Library of Congress Finding Aids

Library

WorldCat (OAIster) Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books

Bibliography

Oxford Bibliographies

Participation

Education

Course

OER Commons: Open Educational Resources
Open Education Consortium

Community

Occupation

Occupational Outlook Handbook (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Event

Conference Alerts Worldwide (Conal)
Meetup.com

Forum

Reddit

Blog

WordPress

News

NPR Archives, Google News

Article

Google Scholar

Book

Google Books, 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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