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Current Events

New York Times                      British Broadcasting Company

Los Angeles Times                 Christian Science Monitor

Boston Globe                          Aljazeera

CNN                                       Globe and Mail    


Islamic Scholars

Muslim Heritage - excellent site!

Great site on the scholars of Al-Andalus

List of all the scholars with brief summaries

Islamic Empire for kids


European Renaissance

General Renaissance:                                                                  Art:

http://www.learner.org/interactives/renaissance/                          http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks.html

http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/glo/renaissance/                          http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hi/te_index.asp?i=16

http://www.uh.edu/engines/ren.htm                                              http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/LeoHomePage.html

http://www.wsu.edu/~dee/REN/REN.HTM                                   http://www.wga.hu/index.html

http://www.mrdowling.com/704renaissance.html 
                                                                                        http://michelangelo.com/buon/bio-index2.html?http://www.michelangelo.com/buon/bio-early.html

http://www.teacheroz.com/renaissance.htm                     

Most of these resources have links of their own for even more resources!
Always check our library's site for the on-line encyclopedia and other great resources!!!
        


Inca

http://incas.mrdonn.org/

http://www.crystalinks.com/incan.html

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/inca/

http://coe.fgcu.edu/students/webb/meso/inca.htm

http://www.rediscovermachupicchu.com/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/inca/
                                                           
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/peru/mummies/high1.html

http://www.raingod.com/angus/Gallery/Photos/SouthAmerica/Peru/IncaTrail.html

http://www.archaeology.org/online/features/peru/

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1540cieza.html

India

General:

http://india.gov.in/                                                                                                                              

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/in.html

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/3454.htm

http://topics.nytimes.com/top/news/international/countriesandterritories/india/index.html


http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/country_profiles/1154019.stm

http://www.indiaforever.org/

http://www.culturalindia.net/

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/india/

http://www.geographia.com/india/index.html

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0107629.html


Religions:

http://www.religioustolerance.org/                                                               http://www.pbs.org/edens/thailand/buddhism.htm        

http://www.religionfacts.com/                                                                              http://www.buddhistelibrary.org/en/index.php?lang=english

http://uwacadweb.uwyo.edu/religionet/er/hinduism/index.htm                           http://www.buddhanet.net/e-learning/5minbud.htm

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/cultural/religion/                                               http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/

http://www.hinduwisdom.info/contents.htm


http://www.jainism.org/m1.html                                                                          http://www.sikhs.org/topics.htm

http://www.cs.colostate.edu/~malaiya/jainhlinks.html                                        http://www.infoaboutsikhs.com/


History:

http://www.indhistory.com/                                                            http://www.mkgandhi.org/

http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/mainhist.html                http://www.mkgandhi-sarvodaya.org/

http://www.indianchild.com/history_of_india.htm                              http://www.kamat.com/mmgandhi/

http://adaniel.tripod.com/history.htm                                              http://www.gandhiserve.org/

http://www.webindia123.com/history/index.html


http://www.csuchico.edu/~cheinz/syllabi/asst001/spring98/india.htm

http://www.friesian.com/caste.htm

http://adaniel.tripod.com/modernindia.htm


http://www.wsu.edu:8080/~dee/MUGHAL/CONTENTS.HTM

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/history/mughalempire_1.shtml

http://www.san.beck.org/2-9-MughalEmpire1526-1707.html

Geography:

http://www.kidport.com/reflib/worldgeography/india/india.htm


http://countrystudies.us/india/27.htm

http://www.mongabay.com/reference/country_studies/india/GEOGRAPHY.html

http://www.asianinfo.org/asianinfo/india/pro-geography.htm

http://www.mapsofindia.com/geography/


http://www.mrdowling.com/612-monsoon.html

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/monsoon/html/intro.html

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/285795/Indian-monsoon


FOOD IDU

Overviews of both sides for the GMO Labeling Debate:

Excellent overview from Colorado State University

Overview of both sides based on California's Proposition 37

Excellent, in-depth review of issues related to the labeling debate with sources

Nice overview created by students!


Strictly Proposition:                                                                   Strictly Opposition:

California's pro-labeling website                                                Los Angeles Times official announcement on being anti-GMO labeling

Vermont's GMO labeling website                                               Monsanto's official stance


General GMO Safety Debate:

Pro-GMO information from the United Nations                         Anti-GMO information from the United Nations

Anti-GMO site with lots of links for further information              Excellent site for Pro-GMO arguments


                                               PBS links page with great sites and information for both sides



Also check the "Opposing Viewpoints" site, linked from the library's page!
This is just a small amount of what you will find on the web, but check the above sites first, so you do not get lost in cyberspace!

Prison Farm/State Farm Links:

Link 1

Link 2

Link 3

Link 4


Africa

Information about griots:

http://www.mrdowling.com/609ancafr.html
http://web.cocc.edu/cagatucci/classes/hum211/afrstory.htm

Information about Sub-Saharan Africa:

http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=ab65

http://library.thinkquest.org/13406/sh/

http://africa.mrdonn.org/dailylife.html

http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/history/

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/africa/index.htm

Kongo

Zimbabwe and Kongo

Always remember to check culture grams on the library's page!!!

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