General Research and Reference Sites
Virtual Reference Library (requires your LIRN password, select Infotrac,
select GVRL) -- an extensive database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and
specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Many other research materials
are also available from this LIRN site.
FCC students may secure
a password card from the Library.
Also see our
list of selected Research Libraries
- Britannica.com : Brief
information is free. Longer articles require registration.
Special Topics Sites
- Adherent Statistic Citations:
Statistics on religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies,
faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, and ultimate concerns.
- Federal Citizen Information
Center: This consumer information service is provided by the Federal
Citizen Information Center of the U.S.
General Services Administration.
Geographic Map Machine
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
of Occupational Titles Index : current occupational information
- Startspot Network
- Social Science
Information Gateway : Web resources in Anthropology, Economics,
Education, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Geography, Government
Policy, Law, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology, Social Welfare, Sociology,
Statistics, and Women's Studies.
guide to government documents -