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Administrative Divisions of Countries ("Statoids")
- Worldwide reference for states, provinces, governorates,
counties, districts, and other subdivisions of countries.
Council for Geographic Education -
Aims to strengthen geographic education in the classroom, and to
increase the public awareness of the importance of geographical
Columbia Gazetteer of North America -
Comprehensive encyclopedia of geographical places and features.
CountryWatch.com:Website to The World
- Country Information: including current political, historical,
economic, environemental, demographic data.
Cyber-Geography Research - An
initiative to map cyberspace, this site contains a variety of
pages dedicated to helping the viewing not only understand
"cyber geography" but to visualize it as well.
Degree Confluence Project - The Degree
Confluence Project contains photographs of the intersections of
integer latitude and longitude degree lines.
Environmental Geography - Dr. James Hayes Bohanan
- Geography of the environment, and the use of the web in higher
Spatial Planning Resource and Information Database (ESPRID)
- The database focuses on the spatial dimensions of territorial
development processes and the spatial impacts of EU, national,
regional and local policies across the European continent.
Footnotes to History - Indexed
reference site that provides an overview of ephemeral states,
micronations, secessionist states, and related entities.
Includes links to related photographs, documents, and other
Geographical - A site that explores
the world. The online resource on travel for schools,
professionals and enthusiasts alike.
Geographic.org - Learn about world
geography, climate, countries, people, maps, and flags. Intended
for elementary through junior high school students.
The Geography Exchange - A combination
of teaching resources, lessons and indexes of website links with
an emphasis on physical geography.
Geography Resource Center
- Internet Resources for Geographers
Geography World - A
massive collection of links on all aspects of geography.
- A subject gateway to scholarly information in earth science,
geography and mining. From the Goettingen State and University
Geosource - Web
resources for human geography, physical geography, planning,
geoscience and environmental science. Provided by Utrecht
GIS and Mapping Links - Links to
Geography, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Mapping
sites on the internet. All links are verified every month.
Population Project - Current
population figures for cities, towns and regions of countries.
Statistics - A collection of tables
and graphs providing a statistical look at countries, their
population, area, capital, and main cities.
History of the International Date Line
- Extensive information on the circumnavigator's paradox and the
history of its resolution.
Infoplease Political and Reference Atlas
- Infoplease Atlas has political maps of each region, country,
and state with links to reference information.
Information Please: Geography Resource
- Geographic facts, lists, and statistics, including highest
mountains, longest rivers, latitudes and longitudes, and
explorations and expeditions.
Mega Maps - Walk through the Continents
- Free PC program to print out US or world maps of various
sizes, up to 7 feet across, on an ordinary printer. Requires
Windows 3.1, 95 or 98.
Dowling's Electronic Passport - An
online geography class where students journey through time and
space. Discover different people and cultures and further your
study by following links.
NationbyNation: Reference on Countries of the Globe
- History, geography, maps, economics, society as well as links
and news feeds.
The START Natural Language Question Answering
System - A system designed to answer
questions that are posed in natural language. The system is
especially equipped to answer geography queries.
US Census Bureau Geography
- Mapping products and services, as well as geography resources
used to compile the US Census.
US State Department - Dependencies and Areas of
Special Sovereignty - Listing of
nations recognized by the US government.
US State Department - Independent States of the
World - Independent states with
diplomatic relations with U.S. and member of UN. Country
capitals, and names.
Web of Culture - About cross-cultural
communication. Also provides general geographic and social
education on foreign nations and cultures, for preparation for
visits from foreign countries.
World Gazetteer - Information about
current population of countries, their administrative divisions,
cities and towns as well as images of the current national
World Island Info - Information on the
world's islands, including island superlatives.
World Wide Web Virtual Library - Geography
- Web directory of resources in Geography, including educational
Your Own Language and Country
- Information and links about all countries: tourism,
dictionaries, search engines, life and religion.
Geography References (Books)
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