9: An Annotated List of Reference Websites
Humanities and Social Sciences (General)
The Internet Public Library
Annotated directory of websites arranged by subject. Each entry
gives the compiler (individual or organization), URL and a rating.
There are subject categories for the arts
and humanities and the social
(International Bibliography of Translations)
Web version of UNESCO's bibliography of translations, with coverage
from 1979 to the present. Users can do fielded
searches by original author, translator, title, original and
target language, and other search criteria. Subject searching is
limited to a few extremely broad categories. Updated quarterly.
Population Index on the
Online analog to Population Index (LCCN 39-10247),
covering the years 1986 to the present (with subsequent years
come). From the Population
Index search screen one can search by author, subject,
keyword, or geographic area; results can be limited by date and
displayed on brief or full format. Searchers can also browse individual issues
of Population Index from 1986 to the present.
Large full-text archive of public domain works in ASCII format,
mirrored at a number of sites worldwide. Users can search or browse
by author or title (there is no subject index and no full-text search).
Files can be viewed as text or downloaded as ZIP files; some files
are lengthy and take some time to load for viewing.
World Wide Web Virtual Library
Diffuse and wide-ranging site directory organized by subject.
Users can browse subjects