Grolier Online: Use Grolier Multimedia, Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre and/or Lands and Peoples
SIRS Government Reporter for Country Profiles
BOOKS: Look at the reserve of books pulled for this assignment, located on a labeled cart.
Other books, find through the Online Book Catalog
PERIODICAL DATABASES: Use the following databases for magazine and/or newspaper articles:
EBSCOhost - Use MasUltra, Masterfile Premier, and Newspaper Source
Newsbank - Use Access World News, StatBank, Acceda Noticias, Noticias en Espanol
Proquest - Use Platinum Periodicals and Proquest Newspapers
South America Outline Map
South America Color Map
South America Color Political Map
South American Travel and Toursim Destinations
South American Travel Guides
Full-text version of the books published by the U.S. Army and the U.S. Superintendent of Documents. Covers most countries of the world.
Background Notes on Countries
Provided by the U. S. Department of State, this site includes information on geographic entities and international organizations.
Profiles of every country in the world. Includes facts and data on geography, climate, people, religion, language and history.
Library of Congress Global Gateway
: World Culture and Resources Portals to world resources, research guides and international collections.
Provides statistical tables of demographic and socioeconomic facts for 227 countries.
Provides resources for travelers and information on different cities and countries, especially lodging, restaurants and sites for designing and planning vacations.
CIA World Fact Book
Profiles and current statistics on countries.
Profiles every nation and province of the world. Provides text, maps, flags, weather, news and the national anthems. Browsable and searchable.
Contains an overwhelming amoung of useful information, providing country profiles on over 6000 countries, over 3500 maps and many statistics, and includes an interactive feature to generate maps and charts.
In-depth destination guides to over 75 countries, online tourist offices, travel stories, and more.
National Geographic Expeditions
Site dedicated to geographic literacy of history and countries around the world. Includes lesson plans, maps and much more.