Great Places to Begin Research

ASKRI: This website gives you free access in RI to the EBSCO databases, the WorldBook Online, and Homework help.

Librarians Internet Index: Look up Websites you can trust:

Ocean State Library Website: Provides ACCESS to all libraries in the Ocean State.


Government and International Websites

Amnesty International: http://www.amnesty.org/

Youth for Human Rights: http://youthforhumanrights.org

Human Rights Watch: http://hrw.org/

International Committee of the Red Cross: http://www.icrc.org/web/eng/siteeng0.nsf/iwpList2/Home?OpenDocument

International Labour Organization: http://www.ilo.org/

International Monetary Fund: http://www.imf.org/

Office of United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights: http://www.ohchr.org

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime: http://www.unodc.org/unodc/index.html

US Census Bureau: http://www.census.gov/

US Census Bureau: Current Poverty Data: http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/poverty.html

US Department of Commerce: International Trade Administration: http://www.ita.doc.gov/td/industry/otea/

US Department of Health and Human Services: http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/

World Health Organization: http://www.who.int/en/

World Trade Organization: http://www.wto.org/

FedWorld: http://www.fedworld.gov/




News Sources

  ABYZ News Links

· BBC News

· Boston Globe

· Christian Science Monitor

· CNN Interactive

· CNN/Time's AllPolitics [political news magazine]

· International Herald Tribune

· The London Times [free but requires sign-up]

· New York Times

· News Central [links to 3500 newspapers world-wide]

· NewsLink [formerly AJR Newslink]

· Television News Archive [Vanderbilt]

· USA Today

· Washington Post