American Educational Research Association
"The American Educational Research Association is concerned with improving the educational process by encouraging scholarly inquiry related to education and by promoting the dissemination and practical application of research results."
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Online access to information kept by the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
Allows access to a range of official statistical information available to the public from the Federal Government. Data collected and published by more than 70 agencies are provided here in a variety of forms.
Government Printing Office
The GPO "is the focal point for printing, binding, and information dissemination for the entire Federal community." This site provides access to Government information products.
An online database of over 850,000 U.S. nonprofit organizations
Institute on Education and the Economy
The IEE, "established in 1986 by the Board of Trustees of Teachers College, Columbia University, is an interdisciplinary policy research center that focuses its attention on the interaction between eduction and the economy. It conducts a rigorous program of research and policy analysis and provides intellectual leadership on the implications of changes in the economy and labor markets for all levels of our education and training systems.
A powerful set of internet reference tools, from street maps and directories to translators and dictionaries.
Library of Congress
Provides free access to the Library of Congress on-line catalog of files, major exhibitions, selected prints and photographs, historic films, political speeches, and an on-line resource for information about the U.S. Congress.
National Center For Education Statistics
"The National Center for Education Statistics fulfills a Congressional mandate to collect, collate, analyze, and report complete statistics on the condition of American education; conduct and publish reports; and review and report on education activities internationally."
Office of Community College Research and Leadership at the University of Illinois
Provides information on research, leadership, and service that improves the quality of Community College education.
United States Census Bureau
This site provides access to timely, relevant, high quality data about the people and economy of the United States.