Comprehensive source of statistics for world religions.
Comprehensive source of statistics for world religions. "Adherents" is defined as followers; this site includes 43,870 adherent statistics and religious geography citations. It references published membership/adherent statistics and congregation statistics for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc.
Digital collection from libraries and museums across Alabama.
Digital collection from libraries and museums across Alabama. Alabama Mosaic is a repository of digital materials on Alabama's history, culture, places, and people. Its purpose is to make unique historical treasures from Alabama's archives, libraries, museums, and other repositories electronically accessible to Alabama residents and to students, researchers, and the general public in other states and countries.
Over 5,000 images of Alaska's heritage. Alaska's Digital Archives presents a wealth of historical photographs, albums, oral histories, moving images, maps, documents, physical objects, and other materials from libraries, museums and archives throughout Alaska.
Instructional streaming video series on American film history.
Instructional streaming video series on American film history. Using clips from more than 300 of the greatest movies ever made, this 1995 series explores film history and American culture through the eyes of over 150 Hollywood insiders, including Clint Eastwood, Steven Spielberg, and Michael Eisner.
Primary sources including media, posters, music, letters, diaries, books and other digitized items from the Library of Congress.
Primary sources including media, posters, music, letters, diaries, books and other digitized items from the Library of Congress. American Memory is a gateway to the Library of Congress’s vast resources of digitized American historical materials. Comprising more than 9 million items that document U.S. history and culture, American Memory is organized into more than 100 thematic collections based on their original format, their subject matter, or who first created, assembled, or donated them to the Library. The American Memory portal provides free and open access through the Internet to primary source material including written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.
Virtual library of archaeology. "World Wide Web Virtual Library to Archaeology." Produced at the University of Connecticut. Information is organized by geographic region and subject. There is a list of museums and galleries coded by type of collections, a list of home pages of university anthropology departments, and a Q&A section for Internet resources, including an e-mail directory for anthropologists and archaeologists. There is also a page for electronic journals, publishers and guides.
Extensive directory of Art History websites. Browse by country, culture, time period or style or use the search box. Up-to-date, created and maintained since 1995 by Christopher L. C. E. Witcombe, Professor of Art History at Sweet Briar College, Virginia.
Information on countries and international organizations, periodically updated by U.S. State Department.
Information on countries and international organizations, periodically updated by U.S. State Department. Background Notes include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.