Resources for studying business, management, economic, social, geographic, and political topics involving countries throughout the world.
- Encyclopedia of EarthEncyclopedia of Earth is a free online scholarly encyclopedia about the Earth. Geology, energy resources, geography, environmental science, and other disciplines as they affect the Earth are covered in this continuously-updated encyclopedia.
- CIA World Factbook Regional MapsA collection of region, continent, and global maps showing national boundaries, major cities, and prominent geographic features.
- Photius GeographyThis website contains more detailed current information from the CIA World Factbook than is available from the CIA website. Its geography section covers rankings for land area, water area, fresh water, arable land, geographical extremes, and more.
- Newspaper MapA free online resource for finding local, regional and national newspapers throughout the world by searching on location or newspaper name, or by clicking a target location on a map of the world. Newspapers can be translated to and from English and other languages at the click of the mouse.
- World Weather Information ServiceThis web site presents OFFICIAL weather observations, weather forecasts and climatological information for selected cities around the globe supplied by National Meteorological & Hydrological Services (NMHSs) worldwide. The NMHSs make official weather observations in their respective countries. Links to their official weather service web sites and tourism board/organization are also provided whenever available.