Subject Guide for General Reference Sources

Weblinks

Encyclopedias and Almanacs

Encyclopedia.com

Get free articles drawn from the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia, the Oxford Dictionaries, and millions of periodical articles.

General Reference Sources

Bartleby.com

Bartleby.com publishes thousands of free online classic books including reference, literature, poetry and nonfiction.

Dictionary.com

Featuring a variety of tools including thesauri, translator, and writing resources.

Encyclopedia.com

Get free articles drawn from the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia, the Oxford Dictionaries, and millions of periodical articles.

Federal Citizen Information Center en Español

Topics include: children, education, employment, environment, federal services, food and nutrition, health, housing, money,safety, small business, and consumer assistance.

Geohive

Geohive is a popular online resource for finding population statistics of all kinds.

Information Please Almanac

Wide array of general reference tools and sources including dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopedia, atlas, spell checker, conversion tools and homework help.

Internet Public Libary

In January 2010, this was launched, merging the collections of resources from the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians' Internet Index (LII) websites. This collection of web resources has been developed over many years by students and librarians.

Homework Helpers

Dictionary.com

Featuring a variety of tools including thesauri, translator, and writing resources.

Zip Code Directories

City Zip Code Finder

Use this post office link to find a zip code for a particular city, or the city that matches a particular zip code.

Zip +4 Code Lookup

Use this link to find a zip+4 by entering a specific address.