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U.S. News & World Report: Best Colleges of 2009 Now Online

via The Kept-up Academic Librarian

"If you have been anxiously awaiting to find out where your institution ranked on U.S. News & World Report's latest ranking of higher education institutions, now you can find out online where you are on the list. The 2009 rankings add some new features such as top "up and coming" colleges."


Britannica Online: NOW UPDATED!

Completely updated for 2008, this award-winning reference site is now faster, easier to use, and full of new content specifically designed to meet your needs...  While the foundation of Britannica Online is the Encyclopaedia Britannica, you will also find the following resources/tools:   
  • Encyclopaedia Britannica – All of the articles in the print set plus thousands more, as well as maps, photos, illustrations, videos, multimedia clips, and Yearbooks dating back to 1993
  • World Data Analyst