Online Journals and Magazines
- American Association of Retired People
Web site for people over 50, whether retired or not. It includes information on everything from health and travel to taxes and finances to computers and technology.
- American FactFinder
- Administration for Community Living
The Administration for Community Living was created around the fundamental principle that older adults and people with disabilities of all ages should be able to live where they choose, with the people they choose, and with the ability to participate fully in their communities.
The National Council for Aging Care. Aging.com is dedicated to connecting you and your family with the information you need to plan your future—and to agencies and organizations that can help make those plans a reality. Our resources will guide you through decisions on key aspects of your later years, and we’re in touch with a network that can help you navigate your options.
- CIA World Factbook
Includes facts on about 266 countries and locations.
Provides in-depth information about more than 46,000 communities around the country including geocoded information about thousands of parks, museums, historic sites, colleges, schools and other places across America.
- European Social Survey
Aims to measure and explain how peoples social values, cultural norms, and behavior patterns are distributed, the way in which they differ between nations, and the direction and speed at which they are changing in Europe.
- Everyday Sociology Blog
Allows people examine selfless acts of others worldwide through films, interviews, and photographs.
- Global Demography of Aging
Research on important themes related to global aging and health, with an emphasis on issues in the developing world.
- Global Gateway: World Culture & Resources
Unified portal to the Library of Congress's digital international collections and resources.
Searchable directory that provides detailed information on more than 850,000 nonprofit organizations.
- H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online
H-Net is home to over 100 free, ongoing e-mail-based discussion lists with an international membership from more than 90 countries. It is aimed at creating electrnic communities
- The Happy Planet Index
HPI is an innovative measure that shows the ecological efficiency with which human well-being is delivered around the world. It is the first ever index to combine environmental impact with well-being to measure the environmental efficiency with which country by country, people live long and happy lives.
- ICPSR: Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Find & Analyze Data
- Portuguese Culture
- Teaching Tolerance
Site has curriculam and links about reducing prejudice, improving intergroup relations and supporting equitable school experiences for our children.
- The Ultimate Guide to Census Records
Get the lowdown on the census held in the United States, including what it shows in this ultimate guide to the census.
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