Reference

Find information on topics of interest including business, education, health, politics and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, blogs, videos and web-only content including the Kansas City Star, Wichita Eagle, USA Today and more.
All Music
All genres and styles of music are covered here, ranging from the most commercially popular to the most obscure.
America's Book Reviews
BookPage is a monthly book review distributed nationwide by more than 2,000 bookstores and libraries.
Anywho
Use AnyWho to find: phone numbers, addresses, maps & directions for Business and People in the U.S.
AtoZ The USA
AtoZ World Travel
Bartleby Reference
Biography
BookPage
BookPage is a reader's guide to selecting the best in new books. BookPage reviews almost every category of new books, including literary and popular fiction, nonfiction, children's books, audiobooks and gift books.
Britannica
C-SPAN
           C-SPAN has posted more than 160,000 hours of video from their archives freely to the Web.
Great Books Online
Free online classics of literature, nonfiction & reference
How Stuff Works
Infomine: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections
InfoPlease
An interactive almanac
Kelley Blue Book
Auto pricing for new & used cars, trucks & vans
Librarian's Index to the Internet - Excellent Source
The name says it! Site by: Carole Leita, and supported in part by Federal Library Services and Technology Act funding, administered by the California State Library.
Library Spot (Good Source)
MapQuest
Free maps, driving directions, & live traffic reports
Maps/Directions
National Weather Service
NCAA Sports
The official web site for NCAA sports.
OnGuardOnline
OnGuardOnline.gov provides practical tips from the federal government and the technology industry to help you be on guard against Internet fraud, secure your computer, and protect your personal information.
Peterson's College Guides
Phone Number Searches
Great when searching for that person or business
RefDesk
Roadfood
Great regional meals along highways, in small towns and in city neighborhoods. It is sleeves-up food made by cooks, bakers, pitmasters, and sandwich-makers who are America's culinary folk artists. Roadfood is almost always informal and inexpensive; and the best Roadfood restaurants are colorful places enjoyed by locals (and savvy travelers) for their character as well as their menu.
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Shakespeare
Shelf Life Advice
Shmoop
Shmoop is a new educational website for high school and college students. Their mission: To make learning and writing more fun and relevant for students in the digital age.
Song Lyrics
This site contains Folksongs of the World, Hymns, Gospel Songs & Spirituals.
The Internet Public Library
The Mudcat Cafe
Looking for song lyrics? Try the Mudcate Cafe, with about 9000 songs in their Digital Tradition Database, you're sure to find what you're looking for.
The National Agricultural Library
The National Agricultural Library is one of four national libraries of the United States. It houses one of the world's largest and most accessible agricultural information collections.
Thomas Register
Directory of Product info for U.S. Manufacturers
Transparent Language Online
Transparent Language helps millions learn over 100 foreign languages.
U.S. Maps & Data
Your one stop for federal, state, and local geographic data.
World Digital Library (WDL)
The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world.