United States
Photos [downloadable for reports]
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
The Land
  • National Park Service
    Take an online tour of all the national parks, and get information on how to visit and explore them.
  • United States (CIA World Factbook)
    Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics.
  • U.S. Geological Survey
    Provides facts about geography, climate, natural resources, and environmental issues in the United States.
  • Weather (CNN.com)
    Get the current weather conditions for Washington, D.C., and other cities in the United States.
History and Government
  • American Heritage
    Search the archives of this magazine of American history.
  • Collection (Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History)
    Archives more than sixty thousand documents from U.S. history from 1493 through modern times, including online exhibitions and special collections of war correspondence, African American history, and women’s history.
  • USA.gov
    A handy portal to the entire U.S. government for researchers and citizens.
  • National First Ladies’ Library
    Biographies, portraits, and other information about the First Ladies of the United States.
  • The White House
    The official website of the White House and guide to the policies of the U.S. president.
The People
Cultural Life
The Economy
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