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Geography

Database Links and Passwords - in Blackboard Library Online
United States and Country Sites
Don't forget Maps & Flags

United States Sites

Subscription Databases
Websites
  • Stately Knowledge- Facts about the United States from the Internet Public Library

  • The US50 States - An extensive guide to history, outdoors, tourism, events and attractions for the fifty states

  • U.S. States - from Infoplease.com - includes state profiles, maps, flags, interesting facts

  • U.S. States - Links to every state home page

  • Free Geography Online Games - from Shephard Software, recommended by Mrs. Reeves, 6th grade Social Studies/English teacher

  • GeoHive Global Statistics
    Provides a wealth of comparative information on countries and cities of the world - charts on population, natural resources, wealth, infrastructure, energy consumption and resources, and more.
Country Sites

Subscription Databases
  • Culturegrams
    World Edition - cultures of 190 countries and territories -includes maps, statistics, glossary and in depth information on 25 categories
    Kids Edition- kid's-eye view fo 68 countries featuring cultural and geographical information, history, maps, flags and more

  • Encyclopædia Britannica Online School Edition
    World Data Analyst - Current and past statistics on the countries of the world - includes
    Current Comparisons ; Chronological Comparisons and Ranked Statistics.

Websites
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