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Many, but not all, of the resources collected here are also interspersed throughout the Crosslinks. Feel free either to bookmark this page or to save a copy of it to your own site for easier use. If you do make a copy, please include a link back to the Writing Online web site and the acknowledgment that follows. In addition to my own earlier lists, many of the resources here were culled from three main sources: Danny Sullivan's Search Engine Watch, Robert Harris's World Wide Web Research Tools, and Arts and Letters Daily.


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Search Engines
Google Fast Search Mamma
Northern Light HotBot GoTo.com
AltaVista Go Network Dogpile
Excite Lycos Thunderstone
Starting Point Ask Jeeves MSN Search
Webcrawler Oingo.com SearchBug.com


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Directories
Yahoo Google Directory Onekey
Magellan Lycos Top 5% Search.com
NBCi about.com Netguide
GoGettem Mega Searching Scout Report Signpost LookSmart
100Hot.com 1001 Best Web Sites StudyWeb
Education Index Open Directory GoGettem's Directories List


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Indexes
Infomine Argus Clearinghouse
Essential Links Refdesk.com
Librarian's Index


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Databases (These are search collections that search engines can't access.)
InvisibleWeb.com Lycos Databases
Direct Search WebData
UnCover "Invisible Web" Revealed  by Danny Sullivan


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Graphics
Ditto.Com Scour.com Barewalls.com
FasTV World Wide Arts Art.Com
Richmedia The San Francisco Museum of Fine Arts PCL Maps
Clipart.Com National Gallery ArtsEdNet
The Louvre Graphsearch


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Mailing Lists,  Usenet, Web Forums
Mailing Lists
Liszt Tile.Net
Kovacs' Scholarly and Professional E-Conferences MetaList
Intercultural Email Classroom Connections EGroups.com, formerly Find Mail
Catalist: Listserv List Catalog Internet Scout New List 
E-ZineZ  List of email newsletters
Usenet
Deja.com Remarq
CyberFiber NewsGroups
Web Forums
ForumOne Free Forums on Free Center
Conferencing Software for the Web


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Writers' Resources
Inkspot The Quill Society
A+ Research and Writing Writing Centers Online
Writers' Resource Center The Writer's Block


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Specialty
Business
Pinstripe Superpages.com
LocalEyes DotComDirectory
Office.com CompaniesOnline
Medical
Medline HealthAtoZ
MedHunt Medical World Search
Legal
FindLaw Nolo.com
Lawcrawler
White and Yellow Pages
AnyWho InfoSpace


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Online Magazines, Journals, Newspapers, and Other News Sources
Collection Sites
Newslink Enews News.com
BUBL Information Service Arts and Letters Daily News Watch
News Index Newsbot MediaNews
Useful Sites
New York Times Washington Post Newsweek
Christian Science Monitor Columbia Journalism Review US News
CNN Time Ejournal SiteGuide : a MetaSource 
American Outlook Forbes Philosophers' Web
American Prospect Independent Review Philosophy and Literature
American Spectator Industry Standard Prospect
Atlantic Monthly Intellectual Capital Publisher's Weekly
Boston Review Lingua Franca Reason
Brill's Content LM Online Salon
Chronicle of Higher Education Le Monde Monthly Scientific American
City Journal Mother Jones Skeptical Inquirer
Civilization The Nation Slate
Commentary National Journal The Spectator
Culturefront National Review Threepenny Review
Dismal Scientist New Criterion 21stC/Columbia
Discover New Republic University Business
Dissent New Scientist Utne Reader
Economist New Statesman Washington Monthly
Editor and Publisher New York Magazine Weekly Standard
Feed New York Observer Wilson Quarterly
First Things NY Times Magazine Wired


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Reference
Britannica Encyclopedia.Com OED  Word of the Day
Encarta Online Free Internet Encyclopedia Yahoo Foreign Language Dictionaries
Encyberpedia WWW Virtual Library Freeality Phrase Search
Bible Gateway InfoPlease.com RhymeZone
Onelook Dictionaries Libraryspot.com
Biography.com Bartlett's Quotations AcronymFinder
whatis?com   (computer terms)


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Government
USGovsearch Fedworld American Memory
Federal Information Center Govt Information Xchange Library of Congress
Great American Web Site Govspot.com Consumer Information Center
Thomas Legislative Site U.S. Census Fedstats


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Computer
SoftCrawler.com  The Macintosh Search Engine from Apple
TechPointer.com  Web Developers' Virtual Library
ZDNet Yahoo Interent Life
MSDN Online Web Workshop OnlineInc.com
The SciTech Daily NY Times' CyberTimes


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