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World Geographical Encyclopedia
Call Number: Young Library G63 .E5213
Encyclopedia of Women's Travel and Exploration
Call Number: Young Library G465 .N47
The Columbia Gazetteer of the World
Call Number: Young Library G103.5 .C645
Three volumes of geographical places and features.
Guides and Handbooks
Europa World Plus
Great resource for browsing - especially if you are unsure about your topic. Covers the government and economy of 250+ countries & territories, with directory information and statistical tables.
Oxford Reference Online
Use the search box to enter a place name. Retrieve information about places including maps, politics, history, culture, etc.
A Guide to Countries of the Worlds
Information on every country in the world, including dependent territories. Each entry provides a brief history of the country and outlines its political, economic, and social issues. A quick-reference fact box provides comparative information on land area, people, language, religion, life expectancy, GDP, and gender equality and environmental performance.
Commercial Online Resources
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