Sites for Sore Eyes

The APA Manual of Style

The MLA Style Sheet
From our colleagues at Purdue University

Amazon
The ultimate bookstore

AOL Yellow Pages
Over 16 million businesses

AutoWeb
Facts and figures for new and used cars.

The BlackWebPortal
The Internet gateway to African-American people, places, and things.

CollegeNet
Absolutely everything you need to know.

Discovery Channel Online
Infinet's cool site of the year.

EarthCam
A gallery of snapshots of selected sites all over the world.

Epicurious
Food, Drink, Cooking and Recipe

FactCheck.org
A project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center

Federal Citizen Information Center

Genealogy.com
Genealogy in the United States

The Harvard Family Health Guide

Home Remodeling Center
A step by step guide, starting with the Remodeling Checklist.

How To Understand and Use the Nutrition Facts Label[FDA]
So, the label says a food has 20% of your daily value of calcium, but do you know if that's good? Or what the yellow part of the label signifies? Or how much difference there is between "reduced fat" milk and non-fat milk? These and other pieces of obscurely couched information are explained here.

Internet Public Library
A database of databases, arranged by subject.

Mapquest
Directions and travel times to anywhere.

National Atlas

National Weather Service
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Weather Report: For the Beach, the slopes, Sri Lanka, or home...

The Old Farmers' Almanac

Roanoke.com
see what's going on in the Star City of the South.

Safercar.gov
The U.S. government's one-stop shopping center for ratings on tires, airbags, rollover ratings, defects and recalls.

Switchboard
U.S. Telephone Directory. 90 million names, 10 million businesses.

Thomas
In the spirit of Thomas Jefferson, legislative information from the Library of Congress.

U. S. Library of Congress
The biggest, baddest boy of all...

U.S. News and World Report : Education
US News & World Report on college and career-counseling sites.