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 Sites to visit

All of us who use the World Wide Web find ourselves bookmarking sites that we find especially useful. Here are some I often use and that I recommend you look at.

If you're here, you've probably already found Loyola University. But just in case, here are some sites of special interest on the virtual campus.
Loyola University New Orleans
Mexico Program - Loyola University New Orleans
University Library - Loyola University New Orleans
 
I always liked browsing in used bookstores but I don't always have the time. Now, with the World Wide Web at my fingertips, I can duck into a virtual shop when I have a few spare moments at the computer. Those I find the friendliest are these.
Alibris
Bibliofind
The Advanced Book Exchange Home Page
 
Want to find someone you've lost track of?
411.com will give you both e-mail and snail mail addresses.
Telephone Directories on the Web can help you find names and numbers all over the globe.
 
As I'm sure you've learned, the Web is a wonderful place to do research. In fact, there are so many site it is sometimes difficult to know where to start. Government sites of special interest:
Welcome to the White House
Thomas: U.S. Congress on the Internet
The Federal Judiciary
Federal Depository Library Gateways
The Federal Gateway
Links to Government Servers and Information
 
Sites for those with an interest in history:
Home Page: American Memory from the Library of Congress
Hanover College History Deptartment - Texts and Documents
H-Net, Humanities Social Sciences OnLine
H-Net Review Page
Horus' History Links
Journalism History
Media History Monographs
The Media History Project
 
Other sites that are helpful in doing research:
Absolutely Arts -- FIND ALL THE ARTS INFORMATION YOU EVER NEEDED!
Biographical Dictionary
Books and Book Reviews on the Web
ERIC/REC
Facts and Reference: Best Source for Facts on the Net - Refdesk.com
Information Please: On-Line Dictionary, Internet Encyclopedia, Atlas, & Almanac Reference
Library of Congress Home Page
Price's List of Lists
Price's Search Tools and Directories
Price's Speech and Transcript Center
 
Writing and editing sites:
For Copy Editors
Guide to Grammar and Writing
Karla's Guide to Citation Style Guides
OWL Handouts by Subject
Publishers and Agents
THE SLOT: A Spot for Copy Editors
Stepping Disks: Editing
Strunk & White Summary
Trapper's Journalism and Writing Links
A Web of On-line Dictionaries
The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus
Writers' Guidelines Database
WritersNet: Internet Resource for Writers, Editors,
THE WRITERS' PEN -- INDEX
 
A potpourri of sites for journalists
Annenberg School for Communication
AJR NewsLink
A Journalist's Guide to the Internet
Atomica Corporation
Awesome Lists (john@journalist.com)
Computer-Assisted Reporting
C-SPAN
FACSNET: Computer Assisted Research
Conference Announcement:
CPJ Site Contents
Dom's Domain: Media Sites and Strategies May 1998
ELECTRIC-PAGES: GRLab's Journal of Publishing Evolution
FACSNET
Fairness Accuracy In Reporting
Finding Data on the Internet - A Journalist's Guide
The Freedom Forum
Journalism Forum - The Online Press Club ®
Journalism and Research Related Bookmarks
Journalist Express: News and research portal for reporters
Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)
Media Bookmark Page
MEGASOURCES: Surfing for Information and Journalism Resources
Media Ethics Online
mindshare Internet Campaigns, L.L.C. | The Internet and Politics
Newhouse Net Lists
PERIODISTA DIGITAL: la información a un click In Spanish
Power Reporting
Poynter.org - Jim Romenesko's Media News
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
Reporter's Internet Guide
WWW Virtual Library: Journalism (john@journalist.com)
 
Publications from around the nation and around the world:
AILEENA - Media-Index
ALL RADIO BROADCASTING LIVE ON INTERNET

Abyz News Links - Index - Newspapers, News Media, and News Sources
Foreign Newspaper Links
News Index
Newspaper Index -- The Write News
NewsWorks
HeadlineSpot - Welcome to news nirvana.
IberMundo
Web News, Internet News, Web Development News, World News, Technology News
WORLD NEWSSTAND
WorldSkip - News, Information, Products and Services From Every Nation On This Planet!

The Putnam Pit: From Cookeville, Tenn.: No worse than anywhere else, but we're trying.

Revista Cambio, published in Colombia by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Proceso, Mexico's best magazine of news and opinion
Central America Report
Latin America News Links
Periódicos y Noticias en SPIN-Internet
El Universal en Internet
 
Just for fun:
Jesse's Word of the Day
Rec.humor.funny Home Page
 
And for old-timers like the proprietor of this site:
Third Age

 


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