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| Dissertations | Encyclopedias
& Dictionaries |
& Speeches | Resources by Subject |
Almanacs and Factbooks
Finder - Comprehensive database of acronyms, abbreviations, and initialisms with more than 198, 000 definitions.
The Old Farmer's Almanac - Since 1792,
The Old Farmer's Almanac has published useful information for people in all
walks of life: tide tables for those who live near the ocean; sunrise tables
and planting charts for those who live on the farm; recipes for those who
live in the kitchen; and weather forecasts.
- Collection of almanacs, with a dictionary and encyclopedia.
Background Notes - U.S.
Department of State country profiles
Biography.com - Search over 25,000
Directory of the U. S. Congress - Searchable database of
biographical profiles of members of the U.S. Congress (1774 - present.
Directory - Provides short bibliographies of each Member of the
Senate and the House, and includes additional data such as committee
memberships, terms of service, administrative assistant/secretary, room and
Monster- Find a job, post your resume, fill a position.
Outlook Handbook - Revised every
two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job,
working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and
expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
USA Jobs - Find a federal job.
Women's Job List
& Writing Style Guides
Directories & Search Engines
Google Scholar (Scholarly Resources)
Infomine (Scholarly Resources)
- Get driving directions, maps, and much more from MapQuest.Com.
Digital Newspaper Program - The South Carolina Digital Newspaper Program
(SCDNP) at the University of South Carolina Libraries is one of many state
programs participating in the National Digital Newspaper Program, a national
effort to preserve America's historical newspapers. SCDNP digitizes historic
South Carolina newspapers and facilitates their free access in the full-text
searchable newspaper database,Chronicling
America: Historic American Newspapers, made possible through grants
funded and administered by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
and the Library of Congress (LC).
South Carolina Newspapers:
- Newslink - Connect to over 65
most linked to newspapers and TV stations from major cities around the
country - including: Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, New York
Times, Miami Herald, USA Today, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Chicago Tribune,
Charlotte Observer, The State (Columbia, SC), Wall Street
Journal, and many others.
Spartanburg Herald Journal
The Times and Democrat
Quotations & Speeches
Resources by Subject
Speech Pathology & Audiology
of Education Statistics - Contains information on a variety of
subjects in the field of education.
- U.S. national, state and regional statistics from over 70 federal agencies
Gallup - Measurement and analysis of politics & elections, business & the economy, social issues & policy, lifestyle, and more (Gallup Organization)
SC Kids Count
- South Carolina
Kids Count reports identify several dozen problems that measure the condition
of children in six major areas: families, economic status, health,
readiness and early school performance, student achievement, and adolescent risk
of Criminal Justice Statistics Online - Data about all aspects
of criminal justice in the United States.
Statistics and Statistical Reports by SCIway - South Carolina Information
Superhighway. Includes South
Carolina Statistical Abstracts, area statistics and rankings, and Kids
Abstracts of the United States - Search for demographic, vital, economic,
and social statistics.
States Census Bureau - Provides statistics on people, families, housing, education,
income, our economy, and more. Mapping capabilities.
Bank Data and Research - Provides world development indicators by topic, methods
and modeling tools for working with data, and more