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ACLA 482 and 484 - Writing and Research for Academia: Find Websites

Find Websites

Search Engines: Retrieve results gathered by mathematical algorithm – consumer search engine – consumer search engine – academic discipline search engine – meta search engine – google, yahoo, ask, and bing – computational search engine
Directories: Retrieve results gathered by humans – Open Directory Project – run by Netscape – Organized and maintained by librarians – Yahoo Directory – run by Yahoo

Find Statistics

Government Websites  Index of Government Agencies and Departments from A-Z

Nongovernmental Organizations Directory of International non-governmental organizations from the WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources

The Pew Research Center A nonpartisan "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. It does not take positions on policy issues

Think Tanks Directory of Think Tanks maintained at the Harvard Kennedy School


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