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http://refdesk.com/    A wonderful website to use for just about anything. It links you to search engines, news, address finders and much more.
How To Do Just About Everthing    eHow is a website that has step-by-step instructions on how to do just about anything!
Would you like to publish your own book?    Here Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) are answered about Preassigned Control Numbers (PCN) Library of Congress Control Numbers (LCCN) and many others.
Ask a librarian    Ask a librarian...an online reference service from the Library of Congress
HowStuffWorks    If you want to know "How Stuff Works", then this is the site for you. Find out things like which tool to use or how lying works or how your skin heals and many other useful things.
National Atlas of the United StatesĀ®    What you can do in the National Atlas of the United StatesĀ® Customize your own map for printing or viewing. Map Maker Investigate the layers that you can mix and match when making your own map. Map Layers Print pre-formatted maps on a variety of topics. Printable Maps Order larger maps suitable for the wall of your office, home, or classroom. Wall Maps Play with interactive maps. Dynamic Maps Learn about topics that interest you. Articles -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Download documented, accurate, reliable, and integrated data to use in your GIS application. Mapping Professionals
SeniorNet    SeniorNet's mission is to provide older adults education for and access to computer technologies to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom.
BibleGateway.com    "Welcome to BibleGateway.com, a free service for reading and researching Scripture online--all in the language or translation of your choice! We provide advanced tools you can use to search the Bible by keywords or verse, as well as other tools to enhance your study of the Bible."
timeanddate.com    "This site includes lots of information that is time and date related, such as yearly and monthly calendars, countdown counters and the world clock which shows current time in cities all over the world."
familysearch.org    "Free Family History, Family Tree, and Genealogy Records and Resources from Around the World"
The Owl at Purdue    "The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction."
Howcast.com    "Founded by veterans of Google and YouTube, Howcast shows consumers engaging, useful how-to videos and guides wherever, whenever they need to learn how. Howcast brings together the personality of user-generated content with the quality of a professional video studio to create engaging, informative, and free how-to videos for consumers."
HUBBLESITE    "Astronomers declared NASA's Hubble Space Telescope a fully rejuvenated observatory with the September 9, 2009 release of observations from four of its six operating science instruments. Topping the list of new views are colorful, multi-wavelength pictures of far-flung galaxies, a densely packed star cluster, an eerie 'pillar of creation,' and a 'butterfly' nebula. Hubble's suite of new instruments allows it to study the universe across a wide swath of the light spectrum, from ultraviolet all the way to near-infrared. In addition, scientists released spectroscopic observations that slice across billions of light-years to probe the cosmic-web structure of the universe and map the distribution of elements that are fundamental to life as we know it."
snopes.com    "Snopes is a searchable database of urban legends and myths, email hoaxes, computer virus warnings, and folklore."
Happy News    Tired of always getting bad news? Check this website out for good news!
National Geographic    A great link to the National Geographic Magazine that gives you a variety of great maps.
Fixya.com    If you like to fix things yourself but do not know how, this is a great reference site! Fix everything from computers to small appliances! Ask a question and get answers!
Treehugger.com    Going Green? This site has valuable information as well as links to where you can find out how best to "Go Green"
CIA-The World Factbook    "The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map."
Dial a Human    Are you tired of getting automated voices on your telephone calls? Try this website to find the numbers and directions to talk to a human!
scitechdaily    This site covers up to date information for the inquiring mind!
Assisted living directory    "This page lists several assisted living facilities and senior care options in Arizona, each with varying degrees of services and amenities."
Senior Living    "SeniorLiving.com is a comprehensive guide to making your life the best that it can be. In our Residence Directory, you'll find housing choices ranging from independent living, active adult, retirement resorts and senior apartments; to health care options including continuing care, assisted living and Alzheimer's care."
Senior Living map    Search for Senior Facilities by State
peoplesmart    "What can you do about privacy? Protecting your privacy is hard in our complicated, technology-driven world. At PeopleSmart, we are dedicated to privacy. To help you protect your privacy, we compiled educational resources, privacy tips, and a list of things you can do."
SearchSystems.net    FREE PUBLIC RECORDS Welcome to Search Systems, your guide to Free Public Records. We've worked for 17 years to take the guesswork out of finding public record information online. We've located, analyzed, described, and organized links to over 55,000 databases by type and location to help you find property, criminal, court, birth, death, marriage, divorce records, licenses, deeds, mortgages, corporate records, business registration, and many other public record resources quickly, easily, and for free.
Reviews.com    2014 Reviews of Online MBA Programs "The Reviews.com research team put together a list of 213 online MBA programs and then chose 9 of the best programs to review based on 75 different features and statistics."
Adoption.net    This site gives information about adoption. If you are a birth mother looking to adopt a child out, or someone looking to adopt, start here.
Arizona Public Records    Arizona Public Records
Accredited Schools Online    "In the past 10 years, college campuses have focused their efforts to confront the challenges of climate change, energy consumption, natural resource depletion, and environmental crises. Colleges and universities have become testing grounds for new approaches to living, for new ideas about how we utilize the natural bounty of our planet, and for new initiatives about how forge a better, more sustainable future. This development has created new avenues for interdisciplinary research and study, created new opportunities for constructive social networking, and opened up new career paths in the realms of art, science, and business. "
The Time Now    Get the time now where ever you are.