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Reference Bookshelf is a directory of web-based reference resources. Content is selected by reference librarians in Victorian Public libraries. There is an emphasis on Victorian and Australian sites, however, international sites will be included if assessed as being appropriate.

Aboriginals
Ancient Egypt
Animals
Architecture
Arts
Audio & Video Databases
Australian Military History
Bibliographies
Biography
Business Information
Calendars, Calculators and Convertors
Careers & Courses
Community Information
Cookery
Costume
Countries
Databases
Demographics
Dictionaries
Ebooks
EJournals
Encyclopedias
Environment
Flags & Emblems
Gallipoli
Games
Genealogy
Government & Politics
Health & Medicine
History
Homework Help
Image Databases
Law
Literature
Museums & Galleries
Music
Myths and Legends
News Resources
Online Bookstores
Science
Search Engines
Victorian University & TAFE Colleges
Weather
World War One
World War Two
Writing Competitions
Youth


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Portals to the World by Library of Congress
Category: Countries
Portals to the World contain selective links providing authoritative, in-depth information about the nations and other areas of the world. They are arranged by country or area with the links for each sorted into a wide range of broad categories.
Japan Reference by Japanreference.com
Category: Countries
Over 4,000 links to sites in and/or about Japan, covering the arts, business, food, society, religion, science, travel, and other topics.
Country Briefing by The Economist
Category: Countries
The website provides a collection of country profiles, which contain background information, forcasts, statistics, market updates, news headlines, articles from the newspaper and links to more information. The profiles can be browsed by country.
CIA World Factbook by Central Intelligence Agency
Category: Countries
This annual publication contains a wide range of information on every recognised country in the world. As a public domain document, the publication can be freely downloaded, printed, and viewed by anyone.
World Atlas by Maps.com
Category: Countries
A range of physical and political maps of over 190 countries. The site also features a currency convertor.
Rulers.org by B.Schemmel
Category: Countries
This site contains lists of heads of state and heads of government (and, in certain cases, de facto leaders not occupying either of those formal positions) of all countries and territories of the world.
Ozguide by Belinda Weaver
Category: Countries
Find experts and contacts, and Net-based sources of Australian facts or background information, such as business information, cases, databases, directories, government information, legislation, reports, statistics, and trade figures.
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