LIBERAL STUDIES, SOCIAL SCIENCES & EDUCATION
American Universities Link to American college and university home pages
Chronicle of Higher Education Please contact the reference staff for password information.
Children's Literature (contains book reviews and teaching guides)
Earth Institute at Columbia University Focuses on sustainable development and the needs of the world's poor
Environmental News Network (Daily coverage of environmental news, plus a searchable archive, radio, video and podcast programs, a forum and photo gallery)
Social Explorer Access to U.S. demographic information with interactive data maps
Childstats (access to statistics and reports on children and families)
Department of State includes Secretary of State briefings and speaches, travel warnings, and consular information sheets.
Emily's List A political newtwork for Democratic, pro-choice women
FindLaw.com Law, lawyers and legal resources.
FirstGov (the US government's official web portal)
Justice Talking Produced by the Annenberg Public Policy Center, NPR discussions on a variety of topics
THOMAS Legislative Information.
The Virtual Chase Legal research on the internet.
Wish List A political network for Republican women.
Grammar and Writing
The Missouri Review (One of the top ten small press literary magazines in the country. Offers publishing internships for aspiring students).
Nebraska Center for Writers (includes helpful links to inspire the Muse and help you polish and publish your writing)
Writer's Workshop: University of Iowa (very prestigious writer's residency program).
Bibliomania On-line books
Booknotes Contains interviews with authors
Medieval Feminist Index: Scholarship on Women, Sexuality, and Gender From Haverford College
Barnard Center for Research on Women Includes online version of Scholar & feminist
Feminist.com (has links to articles, speeches, women owned businesses, etc.)
Women Working, 1800-1930 (Harvard Open Collections Program - focuses on women's role in the United States economy and provides access to digitized historical, manuscript, and image resources selected from Harvard University's library and museum collections. The collection features approximately 500,000 digitized pages and images)