Miscellaneous

How To

All Experts (About.com)
http://www.allexperts.com/
Antimated Knots (Alan W. Grogono)
http://www.animatedknots.com/
Ask an Expert (Stevens Institute of Technology)
http://www.k12science.org/askanexpert.html
Cheesemaking
http://www.cheesemaking.com/
Easy2 DIY [Home Improvement and Home Repair]
http://www.easy2diy.com/
eHow: How to Do Just About Everything
http://www.ehow.com/
Find How
http://www.findhow.com/
How Stuff Works (Marshall Brain)
http://www.howstuffworks.com/
How Everything Works (Louis A. Bloomfield)
http://www.howeverythingworks.org/
How to Clean Stuff
http://www.howtocleanstuff.net/
How to Do Things
http://www.howtodothings.com/
How to Find a Novel, Short Story, or Poem Without Knowing its Title or Author (Peter Armenti)
http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/lost/
Knowledge Hound (Heidi Allen)
http://www.knowledgehound.com/
Mentat Wiki [ways to become a better thinker]
http://www.ludism.org/mentat/
Monkey See [video tutorials]
http://www.monkeysee.com/
So You Wanna?
http://www.soyouwanna.com/
Wiki How
http://www.wikihow.com/Main-Page
Wonder HowTo (videos)
http://www.wonderhowto.com/

English Language How To

Common Errors in English (Paul Brians)
http://www.wsu.edu/~brians/errors/
ESL Resources for Students
http://www.publicschoolreview.com/articles/453
E-Write: Writing for online readers
http://www.ewriteonline.com/
Garbl's Editorial Style Manual (Gary B. Larson)
http://home.comcast.net/~garbl/stylemanual/index.htm
Guide to Basic English Grammar
http://www.startlocal.com.au/articles/educational_grammar.html
Guide to Grammar and Writing (Charles Darling)
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/
Inogolo: English Pronunciation Guide to Names (Stuart Yoder)
http://www.inogolo.com/
KU Writing Center
http://www.writing.ku.edu/~writing/guides/
Learning English
http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/
Online Writing Lab (Purdue University)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/
The Writing Center (Harvard University)
http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~wricntr/resources.html
Writing Tools (Roy Peter Clark)
http://www.poynter.org/column.asp?id=78&aid=103943

Online Classes and Learning

Academic Earth [Video Lectures by Scholars]
http://academicearth.org/universities/
BBC Learning
http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/
College Open Textbooks
http://www.collegeopentextbooks.org/
Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
http://free.ed.gov/
Find Tutorials: The Tutorials Search Engine
http://www.findtutorials.com/
Free Education on the Internet
http://www.free-ed.net/free-ed/
Khan Academy
http://www.khanacademy.org/
Learning Space - Britain's Open University
http://openlearn.open.ac.uk/
Learn That!
http://www.learnthat.com/
MIT OpenCourseware
http://ocw.mit.edu/
Online Culture - free cultural & educational media
http://www.openculture.com/
Open Education Database - Free Online Open Courses
http://oedb.org/open/
Resource Discovery Network Virtual Training Suite Tutorials
http://www.vtstutorials.co.uk/
TED [Technology, Entertainment, Design talks]
http://www.ted.com/
Worldwide Learn (Angela Lovett)
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/

Information and Opinions

Answers {formerly BrainBoost] (Bob Rosenschein)
http://www.answers.com/
Ask Metafilter
http://ask.metafilter.com/
Behind the Name
http://www.behindthename.com/
Cliffs Notes
http://www.cliffsnotes.com/WileyCDA/
Convert Me: Interactive Units Converter (Sergey and Anna Gershteins)
http://www.convert-me.com/en/
The Cook's Thesaurus (Lori Alden)
http://www.foodsubs.com/
The Costumer's Manifesto (Tara Maginnis)
http://www.costumes.org/
The Cynic's Sanctuary (Rick Bayan)
http://www.i-cynic.com/main.asp
Every Rule in the Universe (Brian Burke)
http://www.everyrule.com/
FamilySearch: Internet Genealogy Service (the Mormons)
http://www.familysearch.org/
Flags of the World (rob raeside)
http://flagspot.net/
Guinness World Records
http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/
Idiom Site
http://www.idiomsite.com/
Information Please
http://www.infoplease.com/
Intute [study and research]
http://www.intute.ac.uk/
The Lefthanded Universe
http://www.xs4all.nl/~riksmits/lhu/lhu.html
List of Bests (Bill Turner)
http://www.listsofbests.com/
Luminaria [pre-18th century literature] (Anniina Jokinen)
http://www.luminarium.org/lumina.htm
Lunaf.com - Lunar calendar, moon phases and space weather
http://lunaf.com/english/
The Old Farmers Almanac
http://www.almanac.com/
Online Literary Criticism Collection
http://www.ipl.org/div/litcrit/
Pet Information
http://www.peteducation.com/
Pew Research Center
http://pewresearch.org/
Philosophy Resources on the Internet (Thomas Ryan Stone)
http://www.epistemelinks.com/
Pseudodictionary (Paul Jarvis)
http://www.pseudodictionary.com/
Roots Web Genealogy World Connect Project
http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/
The Rosetta Project: The 1000 Language Archive (Jim Mason)
http://www.rosettaproject.org/
The Skeptic's Dictionary (Robert T. Carroll)
http://skepdic.com/
Small Demons - The Storyverse - Book Search Encyclopedia (Valla Vakili)
http://www.smalldemons.com/
Studies in Bibliography (U of Virginia)
http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/bsuva/sb/
Symbols (Carl G. Liungman)
http://www.symbols.com/
This Day in History
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history.do
US Geneaology Web
http://www.usgenweb.org/
The Vaults of Erowid
http://www.erowid.org/splash.php
The Victorian Web (George Landow)
http://www.victorianweb.org/
Voice of the Shuttle [Humanities research]
http://vos.ucsb.edu/
WebTender [bartending]
http://www.webtender.com/
Yoga Basics (timothy burgin)
http://www.yogabasics.com/

Online Books & Documents

Alex Catalogue of Electronic texts [literature and philosophy](Eric Morgan)
http://gutenberg.us/Alex_Catalogue.htm
Bartleby [Great Books Online}
http://www.bartleby.com/
Bibliomania [literature]
http://www.bibliomania.com/
Footnote [original documents]
http://www.footnote.com/
Internet Sacred Text Archive (JB Hare)
http://www.sacred-texts.com/index.htm
Online Books
http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/
Project Gutenberg [literature] (Michael Hart)
http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page
The Questia Online Library
http://www.questia.com/publicdomainindex
Read Print - free online library
http://www.readprint.com/

Wordlore

Language Log
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/
Online Etymological Dictionary (Douglas Harper)
http://www.etymonline.com/
The Phrase Finder
http://www.phrases.org.uk/
Word Detective (Evan Morris)
http://www.word-detective.com/
World Wide Words (Michael B Quinion)
http://www.worldwidewords.org/

Quotations

Brainy Quotes
http://www.brainyquote.com/
Quotations
http://www.bartleby.com/quotations/
Quotations Home Page (Stephen L. Spanoudis)
http://www.theotherpages.org/quote.html
The Quotations Page (Michael and Laura Moncur)
http://www.quotationspage.com/
The Quotations Ring (Gunnar Hjalmarsson)
http://www.quotationring.net/

Oddities

Annals of Improbable Research
http://improbable.com/
Bad Human Factors Designs (Michael J. Darnell)
http://www.baddesigns.com/examples.html
Britney's Guide to Semiconductor Physics (Carl Hepburn)
http://britneyspears.ac/lasers.htm
Facebook Profiles of Fictional Characters
http://www.charactour.com/home
Curious Expeditions (Dylan Thuras and Michelle Enemark)
http://curiousexpeditions.org/
Darwin Awards (Wendy Northcutt)
http://www.darwinawards.com/
Demotivators
http://www.despair.com/
Dribble Glass (Scott Roeben)
http://www.dribbleglass.com/
The Easter Egg Archive [software Easter Eggs]
http://www.eeggs.com/
Fact Check
http://www.factcheck.org/
Find-a-Grave (Jim Tipton)
http://www.findagrave.com/
Gallery of Hoax Websites (Alex Boese)
http://www.museumofhoaxes.com/hoaxsites.html
Ghost Sites: Dead Web Sites (Steve Baldwin)
http://www.disobey.com/ghostsites/
J-Walk Blog (John Walkenbach)
http://j-walkblog.com/
Museum of Hoaxes
http://www.museumofhoaxes.com/
Nessie on the Net
http://www.lochness.co.uk/
Oddee: Oddities
http://oddee.com/
Rotten.com
http://www.rotten.com/
Quatloos! Scams and Frauds Exposed (John Barrick)
http://quatloosia.blogspot.com/
The Six Patron Saints of Graphic Design (W. Lynn Garrett)
http://www.lynnster.com/saints.html
The Smoking Gun (Daniel Green)
http://www.thesmokinggun.com/
Snopes.com: Urban Legends Reference Pages (Barbara and David P. Mikkelson)
http://www.snopes.com/
Sociology of Death and Dying (Michael Kearl)
http://www.trinity.edu/~mkearl/death.html
Strawberry Pop-Tart Blow-Torches [re Dave Barry 1994]
http://www.pmichaud.com/toast/
Truth or Fiction (Rich Buhler)
http://www.truthorfiction.com/
Urban Legend Combat Kit (Patrick Douglas Crispen)
http://netsquirrel.com/combatkit/
Urban Legends [re alt.folklore.urban]
http://www.urbanlegends.com/
Very Strange Things on the Web
http://www.InternetTourbus.com/bizarre.htm

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