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Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)

Articles from journals, magazines and newspapers for all academic disciplines. Link to Academic Search Premier Video. Opens in the same window.

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Articles from magazines, journals and newspapers for all academic disciplines, including biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology and other academic disciplines. Includes indexing for over 8,000 publications, with full text for more than 4,450 of those titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.  This database is hosted on EBSCO platform.

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Adherents.com

Comprehensive source of statistics for world religions.

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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.

American Congress on Surveying and Mapping

Educational resources and standards from the non-profit organization to advance the sciences of surveying.

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Educational resources and standards from the non-profit organization to advance the sciences of surveying as well as those who use and make maps. ACSM encourages the development of educational programs and supports publications that represent the professional and technical interests of surveying and mapping. Includes informaton on standards, education, publications and additional resources for those interested in the field of surveying.

Archaeological Sites of the Southwest

Prehistoric archaeological sites in the "Four Corners" states - Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico.

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Prehistoric archaeological sites in the "Four Corners" states - Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico - that are on public lands and open to visitors. In addition to general information about each site, there are pages on the cultural backgrounds of the prehistoric peoples of the areas, images and geologic information.

ArchNet

Virtual library of archaeology.
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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.

AsiaSource

Basic data on Asian/Pacific countries: maps, statistics, news, business protocol, arts, culture, government and history.

AtoZ Maps Online

World, continent, country and state maps of various themes.
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World, continent, country and state maps of various themes. More than 4,000 royalty-free maps, including political maps, physical maps, outline maps, population maps, precipitation maps, climate maps, and other thematic maps.

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Background Notes

Information on countries and international organizations, periodically updated by U.S. State Department.
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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.  

BBC Country Profiles

Thoroughly covers history, politics and ecomonic background; includes video and audio clips.
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Thoroughly covers history, politics and ecomonic background; includes video and audio clips. Full and timely profiles provide an instant guide to the background and current events of countries and territories, as well as key international institutions. They also include media clips from BBC archives.

Cadalyst Magazine

Tools, tips, training resources and news for CAD and related software.
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Tools, tips, training resources and news for CAD and related software. On online source for computer-aided design and related software and hardware technologies for the fields of architecture/engineering/construction, manufacturing and GIS. Includes access to the digital version of Cadalyst Magazine, weekly tools and tops, code downloads, tutorials, technology newsletters, discussion forums and industry events. (Image:http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:ILIDS_Assembly_Extended_Configuration.png)        
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