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Directory Resources:

SINGLE SUBJECT DIRECTORIES AND PORTALS INCLUDING:

Academic/Education
Economics/Business
Government and Statistics
Humanities
Information and Information Science
Law
Medicine
News
Science and Engineering
Social Sciences

MULTIPLE SUBJECT TREES AND MULTIPLE SUBJECT DIRECTORIES AND PORTALS

SINGLE SUBJECT DIRECTORIES AND PORTALS:

ACADEMIC/EDUCATION:

Academic and Scholar Search Engines and Sources
http://www.ScholarSearchEngines.com/

Academic Info
http://www.academicinfo.net/

Academic Resources Internet MiniGuide
http://AcademicResources.BlogSpot.com/

AI Topics
http://aitopics.org/

All Academic
http://www.allacademic.com/

AllLearn – Library – Academic Directories
http://www.alllearn.org/

BlogScholar – Academic Blogging Portal and Directory
http://www.blogscholar.com/

Directory of Affordable College
http://frugaldad.com/cheap-colleges/ 

EdRef – Free College Search Directory
http://www.edref.com/

Education Bug – Complete Listing of Educational Resources
http://www.EducationBug.org/

Education Resource Organization Directory (EROD)
http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/Programs/EROD/

Education World
http://www.educationworld.com/

EduHound
http://www.EduHound.com/

eNotes – Comprehensive Online Educational Resources by Experts
http://www.enotes.com/

Knowledge Network Explorer (KNE)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              http://www.kn.att.com/

Learning and Performance Tools Directory
http://c4lpt.co.uk/directory-of-learning-performance-tools/

Libdex – Index of Libraries Worldwide
http://www.libdex.com/

Literature Webliography
http://www.lib.lsu.edu/sp/subjects/

Mentor Directory and Resources
http://www.peer.ca/mentor.html

MERLOT – Multimedia Educational Rersource for Learning and Online Teaching
http://www.merlot.org/

Open Access Directory (OAD)
http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/Main_Page

The Gateway To Educational Materials
http://www.thegateway.org/

Virtual Learning Resources Center
http://www.virtuallrc.com/

 

ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS:

akama – Open Business Directory
http://www.akama.com/

American Banner Ad Business Directory
http://www.siteclimbmarketing.com/

BixDb – UK Business Directory
http://www.bizdb.co.uk/

BPubs.com – The Business Publications Search Engine
http://www.bpubs.com/

Business 2.0
http://money.cnn.com/magazines/business2/

Business.com
http://www.business.com/

Business Information on the Internet
http://www.rba.co.uk/sources/

Business Reference on the Net
http://marylaine.com/busref2.html

Business Resources Internet MiniGuide
http://BusinessResource.BlogSpot.com/

CEO Express
http://ceoexpress.com/

Competitive Intelligence Resources Internet Miniguide
http://CompetitiveIntelligenceResources.BlogSpot.com/

Consumerpedia
http://www.consumerpedia.org/

CrunchBase – Free technology Company Database
http://www.crunchbase.com/

Design Directory – An International Design Links Database
http://www.dexigner.com/directory/

Destination Meta-Guide.com 3.0
http://meta-guide.com/

DirectoryAccounting.com – Accounting Web Directory
http://www.DirectoryAccounting.com/

Entrepreneurial Links 101                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://entrepreneuriallinks.com/

Entrepreneurial Resources                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                http://www.EntrepreneurialResources.info/

Entrepreneur’s Toolkit
http://www.marsdd.com/entrepreneurs-toolkit/

Financial Data Finder [Site not being maintained]
http://fisher.osu.edu/fin/osudata.htm

Financial Sources Links
http://www.FinancialSources.info/ 

Free Software Directory
http://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Main_Page

Green Book – The Guide for Buyers of Marketing Research
http://www.greenbook.org/

Hoover’s Online – The Business Network
http://www.hoovers.com/

HR Internet Guide
http://www.hr-guide.com/

Industrial Resource Network – Vertical Directories of Industrial Manufacturers and Distributors
http://theindustrialresource.com/

Inomics® – The Internet Site for Economists
http://www.inomics.com/

Insider Pages – Recommendations
http://www.insiderpages.com/

International Business Resources on the World Wide Web
http://globaledge.msu.edu/reference-desk/

IQS Directory – Industrial and Manufacturer Directory
http://www.iqsdirectory.com/

Jigsaw – Directory of Companies and Business Professionals
http://www.jigsaw.com/

KnowThis.com – Marketing Virtual Library
http://www.KnowThis.com/

LocalAdLink – Local Geo-Targeted Business Search
http://localadlink.com/

LSU Libraries – Business Resources
http://www.lib.lsu.edu/sp/subjects/business

Marketing Resource Directory from the American Marketing Association
http://marketingresourcedirectory.ama.org/

NetEc – Economics Resource [No Longer Being Updated]
http://netec.mcc.ac.uk/

Resources on the Internet for Business Journalists
http://jclass.umd.edu/cars/Special/SABEW2004.htm

Search Engine for Marketers
http://www.SearchEngineForMarketers.com/

Search Systems Free Public Records Directory
http://publicrecords.searchsystems.net/

Serious Games Directory
http://www.seriousgamesdirectory.com/

SoftLookup.com – Free Business to Business Software Download Directory
http://www.softlookup.com/

Source Guides Renewable Energy Directory
http://www.sourceguides.com/

Super Searchers Do Business: Business URLs
http://www.infotoday.com/supersearchers/ssdb.htm

Super Searchers on Wall Street: Financial URLs
http://www.infotoday.com/supersearchers/superwall.htm

Support Industry Resource Center
http://www.supportindustry.com/resourcectr/index.htm

Wall Street Executive Library
http://www.executivelibrary.com/index.asp

WebEc – World Wide Web Resources in Economics [Last updated May 2007]
http://www.helsinki.fi/WebEc/

Wikitravel
http://wikitravel.org/en/Main_Page

 

GOVERNMENT AND STATISTICS:

Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/world-leaders-1/

Directory of United Nations System Organizations
http://www.unsceb.org/directory

European Governments On-Line
http://www.europarl.europa.eu/portal/en

FDsys – Federal Digital System                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/

FedStats
http://fedstats.sites.usa.gov/

FirstGov
http://www.usa.gov/

Florida Electronic Federal Depository Library
http://www.uflib.ufl.edu/fefdl/

GovEngine.com – US Government Directory
http://www.GovEngine.com/

Government Information Subject Index
http://lib.stmarytx.edu/govsub

Governments on the WWW
http://www.gksoft.com/govt/en/

Guide to the Global Economy
http://www.theglobaleconomy.com/

Leadership Directories
http://www.leadershipdirectories.com/

Library of Congress
http://loc.gov/

National Association of Counties (NACo)
http://www.naco.org/

National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS)
http://www.nass.org/

New Economy Analytics, Resources and Alerts
http://www.NewEconomyAnalytics.com/

ParticipateDB – Collaborative Catalogue for Online Tools for Participation
http://participatedb.com/

State and Local Government on the Net Directory
http://www.statelocalgov.net/index.cfm

Statistics Netherlands
http://www.cbs.nl/en/

Statistics Resources and Big Data
http://www.StatisticsResources.info/

The United States Government Manual
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=GOVMAN

THOMAS – U.S. Congress on the Internet
http://thomas.loc.gov/

University of Michigan Government Information Collection
http://www.lib.umich.edu/clark-library/collections/government-information

United States House of Representatives
http://www.house.gov/

United States Senate
http://www.senate.gov/

U.S. Federal Government Agencies
http://www.lib.lsu.edu/gov/

U.S. Government RSS Directory
http://www.usa.gov/Topics/Reference_Shelf/Libraries/RSS_Library.shtml

 

HUMANITIES:

Creativity Based Information Resources (CBIR)
http://www.buffalostate.edu/orgs/cbir/

EDSITEment – The Best of the Humanities On the Web
http://edsitement.neh.gov/

EServer – Arts and Humanities Accessible Writings
http://www.eserver.org/

VoS – Voice of the Shuttle
http://vos.ucsb.edu/

 

INFORMATION AND INFORMATION SCIENCE:

Awareness Watch Newsletter
http://www.AwarenessWatch.com/

Daily Rotation
http://www.dailyrotation.com/

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)
http://www.doabooks.org/

DLIST – Digital Library of Information Science and Technology
http://arizona.openrepository.com/arizona/handle/10150/105067

E-Books Directory
http://www.e-booksdirectory.com/

eBrary Library Center
http://librarycenter.ebrary.com/

Foundations and Trends® in Information Retrieval
http://www.nowpublishers.com/journals/Foundations%20and%20Trends%C2%AE%20in%20Information%20Retrieval/7

Free Private Label Rights Article Directory – 100,000s of Total Free PLR Articles
http://plrplr.com/

Free Software Foundation (FSF)
http://www.fsf.org/

Go2web20 – Web 2.0 Tools and Applications
http://www.go2web20.net/

Henk’s Adressen
http://home.wxs.nl/~henknou1/

InfoLibrarian
http://www.infolibrarian.com/

Information Retrieval (IR) and Information Extraction (IE)
http://www.webir.org/

Information Science Today
http://www.infosciencetoday.org/

International Institute of Infonomics
http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/web/Faculties/SBE/TargetGroup/Education/Master/InformationAndNetworkEconomics.htm

InternetDirectory.info – The Web in Alphabetical Order
http://www.InternetDirectory.info/mobile/

Internet Public Library – ipl2                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.ipl.org/

Internet Resources Newsletter [Publication ceased in 2009]
http://www.hw.ac.uk/libwww/irn

IT Facts
http://itfacts.biz/

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
http://www.libraryresearch.com/

LibWeb – Library Servers via WWW                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               http://www.lib-web.org/

OCLC Research Publications Repository
http://www.oclc.org/research/publications.html

OpenDOAR – Directory of Open Access Repositories
http://www.opendoar.org/

PressPass – Journalists On Twitter Organized By Beat, Media Outlet and Region
http://www.presspass.me/

Search Engine Colossus: International Directory of Search Engines
http://www.searchenginecolossus.com/

Social Media Directory – Department of Homeland Security
http://www.dhs.gov/social-media-directory

Springo – Web Categorization
http://www.springo.com/

Web Developers’s Handbook 2.0
http://www.alvit.de/handbook/

Widgetbox – Widget Directory and Gallery
http://www.widgetbox.com/

Zillman Blog – Information Research (16,000+ Postings)
http://www.zillman.us

Zillman Columns                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.ZillmanColumns.com/

 

LAW:

beSpacific
http://www.bespacific.com/

FindLaw
http://www.FindLaw.com/

Internet Legal Research Group
http://www.ilrg.com/

Law of the Super Searchers – Law URLs
http://www.infotoday.com/supersearchers/loss.htm

Legal Engine
http://www.legalengine.com/

Legal, Factual and Other Internet Sites for Attorneys and Legal Professionals
http://www.bespacific.com/legal-factual-and-other-internet-sites-for-attorneys-and-legal-professionals/

Legal Information Institute
http://www.law.cornell.edu/

Legal Resources Internet MiniGuide
http://LegalResources.BlogSpot.com/

LLRX – Legal and Technology Articles and Resources for Librarians, Lawyers and Law Firms
http://www.llrx.com/

Public Records Online Directory
http://publicrecords.netronline.com/

The ‘Lectric Law Library
http://www.lectlaw.com/index.html

The Virtual Chase
http://virtualchase.justia.com/

Virtual Law Library
http://law.indiana.edu/lawlibrary/index.shtml

Zimmerman’s Research Guide
http://law.lexisnexis.com/infopro/zimmermans/

 

MEDICINE:

Galens
http://www.library.ucsf.edu/

Gray, Henry. 1918. Anatomy of the Human Body
http://www.bartleby.com/107/

Hardin Meta Directory of Internet Health Sources
http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/hardin/

Healthcare Resources
http://www.HealthcareResources.info/

Martindale’s Health Science Guide
http://www.martindalecenter.com/HSGuide.html

Medical Matrix – Peer-Reviewed Clinical Medicine Resources
http://www.medmatrix.org/index.asp

MedlinePlus
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/

National Cancer Institute Research Resources
http://resresources.nci.nih.gov/

NLM Catalog
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nlmcatalog

Nursing Sites WWW — Health Sciences Library, UB Libraries
http://libweb.lib.buffalo.edu/hslblog/nursing/

Pathfinder Index for HealthInfoQuest
http://nnlm.gov/archive/healthinfoquest/pathfinders/

Psych Web
http://www.psywww.com/

Super Searchers on Health and Medicine: Health URLs
http://www.infotoday.com/supersearchers/ssmed.htm

The Merck Manual of Medical Information – Home Edition
http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/index.html

UI Health Library
http://www.uihealthcare.org/vh/

 

NEWS:

Google News
https://news.google.com/news

HeadlineSpot.com – US Newspapers Online News Headlines, World News, Current Events
http://www.headlinespot.com/

U.S. Government RSS Directory
http://www.usa.gov/Topics/Reference-Shelf/Libraries/RSS-Library.shtml

NewsLink
http://www.NewsLink.org/

Super Searchers in the News – News URLs
http://www.infotoday.com/supersearchers/ssnews.htm

 

SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING:

Agriculture Network Information Center
http://www.agnic.org/

Agriculture Resources
http://www.AgricultureResources.info/

Avibase – The World Bird Database
http://avibase.bsc-eoc.org/avibase.jsp

Best Environmental Resources Directories
http://www.ulb.ac.be/ceese/meta/cds.html

Biological Informatics
http://www.BiologicalInformatics.info/

BiologyBrowser: Biology Information and Free Resources
http://www.biologybrowser.com/

Engineering Information
http://www.ei.org/

Eric Weisstein’s World of Mathematics
http://mathworld.wolfram.com/

EurekAlerts – Science News
http://www.eurekalert.org/

Everything Mining – Comprehensive Site for Mining Industry
http://www.everythingmining.com/

National Science Digital Library (NSDL) Collections
http://www.nsdl.org/

Open Science Directory
http://www.opensciencedirectory.net/

PrimateLit Database – Primatology
http://primatelit.library.wisc.edu/

RocketAware – Programmer’s Webliography and Index
http://www.rocketaware.com/

Science.gov : FirstGov for Science – Government Science Portal
http://www.science.gov/

Science Mag Special Collections NetWatch
http://www.sciencemag.org/netwatch/

Science Tracer Bullets Online
http://www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/tracer-bullets/tbs.html

The-Science-Lab – Science Directory
http://www.the-science-lab.com/

 

SOCIAL SCIENCES:

Academic Info – Social Sciences Gateway
http://www.academicinfo.net/subsoc.html

American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org/

Internet Crossroads in Social Science Data
http://www.disc.wisc.edu/newcrossroads/index.asp

JISC Resource Guide – Social Science
http://www.jisc.ac.uk/

KobreGuide – Guide to the Web’s Best Multimedia and Video Journalism
http://www.kobreguide.com/

Social Media Directory – Department of Homeland Security
http://www.dhs.gov/social-media-directory

Travel Notes — The Online Guide to Travel
http://www.travelnotes.org/

 

MULTIPLE SUBJECT TREES AND MULTIPLE SUBJECT DIRECTORIES AND PORTALS:

01webdirectory.com – Best of Web Directory
http://01webdirectory.com/

4Anything Network
http://www.4anything.com/

A1 Web Directory
http://www.a1webdirectory.org/

A-Z Subject Resources on British Library Net
http://www.bl.uk/

A Journalist’s Guide to the Internet
http://reporter.asu.edu/

About.com – Human Guides. Expert Guidance from Hundreds of Guides
http://www.about.com/

Academic Info
http://www.academicinfo.net/

Argus Clearinghouse – Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
http://www.clearinghouse.net/

Baker Library Harvard Business School Site Map
http://www.library.hbs.edu/sitemap.html

Beaucoup
http://www.beaucoup.com/

Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/

Best of the Web Directory
http://botw.org/

Beyond Bookmarks: Schemes for Organizing the Web
http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/CTW.htm

Britannica
http://www.britannica.com/

British Academy PORTAL
http://www.britac.ac.uk/

Cannylink Link Directory
http://www.cannylink.com/

Chiff.com
http://www.Chiff.com/

CMC Info – Computer Mediated Communication Information Sources
http://www.december.com/cmc/info/

ContestGirl – Directory of Quality on-line Sweepstakes and Contests
http://www.contestgirl.com/

CyberStacks
http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/

Deep Web Research and Discovery Index
http://www.DeepWebResearch.info/

Digital Librarian
http://www.digital-librarian.com/

Digital Universe
http://www.digitaluniverse.net/

Directory Resources
http://www.DirectoryResources.info/

Garriga’s Australian Beyond …The BlackStump
http://www.blackstump.com.au/

GoGuides
http://www.GoGuides.org/

Haddock Directory [Site last Updated 2007]
http://www.haddock.org/directory/

Ibiblio Collection Index
http://www.ibiblio.org/catalog/

IFLA Electronic Collections [Link to newly redesigned site available]
http://archive.ifla.org/II/

INFOMINE: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections
http://infomine.ucr.edu/

Internet Collegiate Reference Collection (ICRC)
http://icrc.bloomu.edu/

Internet Library for Librarians
http://www.itcompany.com/inforetriever/

Internet Public Library (IPL) Special Collections Subject Index
http://www.ipl.org/div/special/

J Guide: Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources
http://jguide.stanford.edu/

JISC Resource Guides
http://www.jisc.ac.uk/

JoeAnt.com – Search Engine – Directory
http://www.joeant.com/

LibGuides – Create Research Guides, Share Knowledge
http://springshare.com/libguides/

LinksGiving
http://www.linksgiving.com/

Martindale’s Reference Center
http://www.martindalecenter.com/

MegaSources
http://www.pathcom.com/~dtudor/megasources.htm

Moving Image Gateway
http://www.bufvc.ac.uk/gateway/

Net Projects
http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/Projects.htm

Objects Directory
http://www.ObjectsDirectory.com/

Open Directory Project – DMOZ
http://www.dmoz.org/

OpenIndex – Creating a Public Internet Index
http://www.openindex.org/

PINAKES: A Subject Launchpad
http://www.hw.ac.uk/libWWW/irn/pinakes/pinakes.html

Portico – Web Resources for Advancement Professionals
http://indorgs.virginia.edu/portico/

Qweboo – The Now Web
https://qweboo.com/

Re:QUEST dot Net™ – Online Library of Internet and Reference Resources
http://www.re-quest.net/

Research Guides — George Washington University
http://libguides.gwu.edu/

Resource Central — Providing The World With Resources
http://resourcehelp.com/

Scholars’ Guide to the WWW [Last Updated 2009]
http://tigger.uic.edu/~rjensen/index.html

Subject Directories: TABLE of Features
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/SubjDirectories.html

Subject Tracer™ Information Blogs from the Virtual Private Library
http://www.SubjectTracers.com/

Subject Tree – Glasgow University Library
http://eleanor.lib.gla.ac.uk/search~S0/y

TenLinks.com – Ultimate Directories for Technology Professionals
http://www.tenlinks.com/

TheFreeLibrary – News, Magazines, Newspapers, Journals, Reference Articles and Classic Books
http://www.thefreelibrary.com/

TheFreeSite.com
http://www.thefreesite.com/

The Internet Public Library
http://www.ipl.org/

The Link Resource
http://www.linkresource.com/

The Michigan Electronic Library (MEL Internet): Main Menu
http://web.mel.org/

The Rail
http://www.therail.com/

The SuperSearchers Web Page
http://www.infotoday.com/supersearchers/

The Telson Spur — Meta Links – Resource Lists, Subject Trees, and Virtual Libraries
http://www.snark.ca/meta.htm 

The WWW Virtual Library
http://vlib.org/

Top of the Web
http://www.december.com/web/top.html

UCB & Internet Resources
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/find/index.html

Virtual Private Library Subject Tracers
http://www.VirtualPrivateLibrary.org/

Web Based Resources
http://ejw.i8.com/

WebBrain
http://www.thebrain.com/

Where to do Research
http://www.wheretodoresearch.com/

Wikipedia
http://www.wikipedia.com/

WoW Directory
http://www.wowdirectory.com/

WWW Virtual Library
http://www.vlib.org/

Yahoo!
http://www.yahoo.com/

Zeal
http://www.zeal.com/

Zeef – Filtering the World’s Information
https://zeef.com/

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