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Reference Directories

Alcove 9: An Annotated List of Reference Websites

A collection of websites selected and annotated by subject specialists of the Library of Congress.

Directory Archives

Directory of major web directories, web review guides, and directories currently accepting submissions.

Directory Library

Content rich world Internet directory listing sites organized by category and including deep links, Facebook and Twitter promotion. dirlibrary


Featuring a collection of thousands of informational, educational and how-to articles on a wide range of topics.

General Answers

Compilation of links to various websites on a wide range of subjects or categories. With site descriptions.


Guide to the most useful lifestyle information on the web from baby name ideas to applying for Social Security.

Martindale's Reference Desk

Directory of reference materials on the web, sorted by subject. Interactive with dictionaries, calculators, translation help, sign language and braille and other useful topics and tools.

Free online reference website, including general encyclopedia, drug database, medical encyclopedia, dictionary and quotations.


Working to index, review, and publish quality, credible information-based Web sites and to assist readers in navigating and extracting needed data from these sites.

A multidisciplinary web directory of reference resources that can be searched and browsed alphabetically and by category.

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