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- Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographies of the 17th to the 21st century cardinals and of the events and documents concerning the origin of the Roman cardinalate and its historical evolution.
- Catholic Information Network
- Catholic Online - Saints & Angels
- English Translation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church - This site has a search utility.
- Fathers of the Church
- New Advent
- Summa Theologica
- United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
- Vatican Website (English version)
- Online Dictionaries
- Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
- Symbols - online encyclopedia of graphic symbols containing more than 2,500 Western signs, arranged into 54 groups according to their graphic characteristics.
- Map Collections: 1500-2003 (Library of Congress)
- The National Map - A source for geospatial and cartographic information from the U.S. Geological Survey National Geospatial Program.
- National Geographic
- United States Geological Survey (USGS): Geography
- University of Texas Perry-Castaneda Library: Maps - Scanned images of paper maps, with a focus on the Central Intelligence Agency's (CIA) reference maps. A good place to search for small-scale reference maps.
- FedStats - Links to more than 100 U.S. Federal agencies that provide statistics for public use.
- Statistical Abstract
- United Nations Statistics Division - The Statistics Division compiles statistics from many international sources and produces global updates, including the Statistical Yearbook, World Statistics Pocketbook and yearbooks in specialized fields of statistics. It also provides to countries, specifications of the best methods of compiling information so that data from different sources can be readily compared.
- U.S. Bureau of the Census - The Census Bureau serves as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy.
- U.S. Historical Census Data Browser - On this site it is possible to: examine state and county topics for individual census years, examine state and county topics over time, and generate maps of selected data.
- Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
- Creative Quotations - Searchable database of over 10,000 quotations, plus quotation themes, creative proverbs, links to over 100 additional quotation sites, and much more. This is a fun web site!
- BostonUSA - Official visitor web site for Boston.
- BostonCentral - The Center for Boston Area Families
- City of Boston
- City of Cambridge
- City of Medford
- City of Somerville
- Commonwealth of Massachusetts
- Boston Globe
- Boston Herald
- Chicago Tribune
- New York Times
- Newspapers from The Internet Public Library
- USA Today
- Washington Post
- Calendar Zone
- Earth Calendar - A daybook of holidays and celebrations from around the world.
- Time and Date
- The Time Now