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Useful Links: Arts and Sciences

Websites for:

English | International Relations | Literature | Sociology

The following are suggestions for links to sites outside Alliant. We are not responsible for the content. Not all links may offer free access.

English / ENG

English Language History Online Resources
Links divide into general sources, phonetics, Nostratic, Indo-European, Germanic, Old English, Middle English, and Modern English links.

International Relations / IRL

Country Studies
The Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress offers online books that describe and analyze the background and the social, economic, political, systems of over 100 countries.

The World Factbook
From the CIA. Brief information on the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues of over 250 countries and islands. Includes maps. 

The WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources
Over 2600 annotated links divided into media sources, organizations, regions and countries, and topics like international business, international development, international communications, the global environment, and human rights. 

Literature / LIT

Shakespeare Resource Center
Covers links for Shakespeare himself, his plays, the Globe theater, his time, and the Elizabethan language.

Sociology / SOC

American Sociological Association
Information on careers in sociology, code of ethics, employment links, funding opportunities, media releases, and some articles. 

Links last checked on January 24, 2014.