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18 Dec

DATABASES

DATABASES

Aria Database – Close to 1000 arias – searchable by name, opera, language, composer, voice type, range, keyword, and whether there is a sound file (MIDI), translation, or text available.

 

 

 

Arts and Crafts Shows – Subtitled A Searchable Database of Events, this site lists over 2000 arts and crafts shows, festivals, or fairs for the upcoming twelve months. It is searchable by date, city, state, or region. Provides name of show, location, and dates.

 

 

 

Australian National University – Social Science Data Archives (SSDA)

 

 

 

Best Practices Database – This searchable database contains proven solutions to common urban problems facing the world’s cities today.

 

 

 

Best’s Ratings Online – Database of nearly 6,000 life/health, property/casualty, and international insurance companies’ Best’s Ratings. Information provided includes the latest Best’s rating, financial size category, group membership, address, phone numbers, and Web link (if available).

 

 

 

Big Bands Database – database of big band and other popular music is searchable by band name, musician, song title, or other keyword. May also be browsed by region (American, Canadian, British, or European bands). Includes information on current bands as well as historical material.

 

 

 

Chemical Scorecard – Locate polluting companies in your neighborhood, find information about the type of chemicals being released, and learn the health risks associated with those pollutants at this Environmental Defense Fund sponsored site

 

 

 

Database of Award-Winning Children’s Literature – Search this database to locate award winning juvenile books that fit your criteria. Many features can be specified including age, genre, award, ethnicity of protagonist, gender of protagonist, historical period, and more.

 

 

 

Documents Center – Univ. of Michigan – a central reference and referral point for government information, whether local, state, federal, foreign or international. Its web pages are a reference and instructional tool for government, political science, statistical data, and news.

 

 

 

EDGAR Database – Major database of publicly available filings submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

 

 

 

Genamics JournalSeek – Genamics JournalSeek is the largest database of freely available journal information available on the internet. The database presently contains more than 8500 titles.

 

 

 

Infonation – database that allows you to view and compare the most up-to-date statistical data for the Member States of the United Nations.

 

 

 

Internet Movie Database

 

 

 

Internet Nonprofit Center – Data from IRS Master File Exempt Organization Records that contain the basic information (address, exempt status, etc) of more than 1 million tax exempt entities. Allows for title and zipcode searches.

 

 

 

Kelly Blue Book – database of car prices

 

 

 

NIST Online Reference Databases

 

 

 

Nutrient database – from the U.S.D.A.

 

 

 

NOAA National Oceanographic Data Center – The U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC) holds the world’s largest collection of publicly available oceanographic data.

 

 

 

Princeton University Data and Statistical Services – provides a data library as well as reference and statistical support.

 

 

 

Public Opinion Poll Question Database – This database allows users to search for specific poll questions by using key words and then narrow by poll and date. Included are over 1000 Louis Harris Polls (going back to 1958) with more than 60,000 questions covering a diverse range of topics, as well as items from the National Network of State Polls, and others.

 

 

 

Religious Resources on the Net – a comprehensive, searchable database of religious and Christian web sites on the Internet.

 

 

 

Roller Coaster Database – Roller coaster enthusiasts can browse through an online database with stats on a whopping 652 of these thrill rides, from 251 parks in North America with 729 photos.

 

 

 

searchDatabase.com – collection of regularly updated links to tutorials, articles, reviews, books, products, and more.

 

 

 

Search Systems – over 9,340 free searchable public record databases, national and by state.

 

 

 

Social Security death index

 

 

 

Songfile Database – more than 62,000 lyrics from our rapidly growing database of more than 130,000 songs.

 

 

 

Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

 

 

 

Terraserver.com – database of satillite images and maps.

 

 

 

Thomas Register of American Manufacturers – Sourcing information on industrial products/services of 150,000 U.S. and Canadian companies in 52,000 categories. Company profiles and Catalog files.

 

 

 

TIGER Mapping Service – to provide a public resource for generating high-quality, detailed maps of anywhere in the United States, using public geographic data

 

 

 

UK Data Archive – “The UK Data Archive is a specialist national resource containing the largest collection of accessible computer readable data in the social sciences and humanities in the United Kingdom.”

 

 

 

University of California, San Diego – Social Sciences Data Collection

 

 

 

University of Virginia Library – Social Sciences Data Center

 

 

 

U.S. Bureau of the Census

 

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