GEOGRAPHY & MAPS:
Outline Maps - http://www.eduplace.com/ss/maps
Historical by Region - http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/histus.html
Perry Castaneda Library at the University of Texas, one of the finest collections of maps on the internet - global and historical.
National Geographic - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/resources/ngo/maps
A variety of "spatial" services.
Library of Congress - http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html
Maps dating from 1500-2002. Subjects include: cities and towns, conservation and environment, discovery and exploration, cultural landscapes, military battles and campaigns, and transportation and communication.
Country Reports - http://www.countryreports.org
Country information including government, economy, geography, flag, defense, people, history, and maps.
CIA World Fact Book - http://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook
The WWW Virtual Library for International Affairs Resources - http://www.etown.edu/vl
International resources matrix that includes maps, media sources, organizations, regions and countries, cross-cultural issues, and topics including peace and conflict, language, relitions, health, and study abroad.
Globalization Studies - http://www.globalization101.org
This site is perhaps the best site in trying to understand globalization and all of its issues.
Center for Strategic and International Studies - http://www.csis.org
A think tank researching positions for the US government; issues, topics, areas, new publications.
The World Wide Web Vitual Library to African Studies - http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/africa/cuvl
This site is invaluable for all studies on Africa: resources by regions and states, topics, organizations, bibliographies, research centers, electronic journals and media.
AFRICAN WOMEN STUDIES:
Stanford's site is quite comprehensive dealing with persons and topics with women south of the Sahara.
THE UNITED NATIONS:
Home Page of the United Nations Organization - http://www.un.org
Rulers of the World - http://rulers.org
New and historical rulers by name and age under any state.
Asian Studies - http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVL-AsianStudies.html
This site keeps links to leading information facilities in the field of Asian studies.
Latin American Network Information Center - http://www.lanic.utexas.edu
This site out of the University of Texas is a major source for all Latin issues.
Foreign Policy Association - http://www.fpa.org
Magazine in housed in the library.
PEACE & CONFLICT:
Wars and Armed Conflicts Since 1945 - http://www.ppu.org.uk/war/index.html
The PPU Organization (Peace Pledge Union) provides information about armed conflicts and its effects.
INCORE Country Guides: Conflict Data Service - http://www.incore.ulst.ac.uk/cds/countries/index.html
Current list of links to information about countries and regions of the world which are at war, have the threat of war, or have the need of peacekeeping forces..
Ongoing Wars: Children as Casualities, etc. - http://desip.igc.org/index.html
The Demographic, environmental and Security Issues Project catalogs and reviews current wars, conflicts, military occupations and oppression of minority groups by force.
Human Rights Watch World Report - http://www.hrw.org/wr2k1
Reports regarding human rights are available on many of the countries of the world.
Internet Ancient History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/asbook.html
First of four general chronological histories from Professor halsall out of Fordham University.
Internet Medieval History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook.html
From the end of classical history and Rome to the beginning of new states and exploration in the 1400's; laws, saints, regions, social codes.
Internet Modern History Sourcebook -http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html This work takes the student through history from reformation to revolution to world wars to cold war to decolonization to postmodern and pop culture.
Global History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/global/globalsbook.html
This specifically examines the cross-cultural exchanges throughout history-trade, war, religion, migration.
Internet African History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/africa/africasbook.html
East Asian History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/eastasia/eastasiasbook.html
Indian History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/india/indiasbook.html
Islamic History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/islam/islamsbook.html
Jewish History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/jewish/jewishsbook.html
Women's History Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/women/womensbook.html
Great women, oppression of, studctures of lives, and agency of women (social forces) makes this an evolutionary, inclusive study in women's historiography.
History of Science Sourcebook - http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/science/sciencesbook.html
this is mostly a synthesis of all science, math, theoretical discovery, industrial development pulled from the 4 chronological works.
Antebellum Americ Eighteeth Century Studies - http://eserver.org/18th
This collection archives works of the eighteenth century from the perspectives of literary and cultural studies.
American Memory at the Library of Congress - http://memory.loc.gov
Collections include many text documents, photographs, and images.
The Making of America - http://moa.umdl.umich.edu
This is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.
From Revolution to Reconstruction - http://odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/D
Online texts in American History, with links to many primary sources.
Historical Documents of Great Britain - http://eudocs.lib.byu.edu/index.php/History_of_the_United_Kingdom:_Primary_Documents
Collection of primary source historical documents from the British Isles, from the earliest times through the present.
African American Struggle for Freedom and Human Rights - http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/texts.html
Documents the individual and collective story of the African American struggle for freedom and human rights in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries.
The American South - http://docsouth.unc.edu
This database presents primary source materials documenting the cultural history of the American South from the viewpoint of Southerners.
Library of Southern Literature: Beginnings to 1920 - http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/texts.html
Full-text of literature from the American South.
Post-Bellum America: The National Archives - http://www.archives.gov/index.html
A digital collection of documents and images related to the U.S. government. Primary source documents.
Official information and services from the U.S. government
PHILOSOPHY & RELIGIONS:
Philosophy Pages - http://www.philosophypages.com
A concise site including dictionary, philosophers, study guide, a discussion on logic and a collection of annotated links.
Philosophy Resources on the Internet - http://www.epistemelinks.com
Thousands of links to philosopher resources, topics, images, print and media.
Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy - http://www.iep.utm.edu
A database on philosophy information and definition.