Quick Reference

American School Directory
http://www.asd.com/
Search for information on each of America's 106,000 K-12 schools
 
Internet Acronym Server
http://acronyms.silmaril.ie/index.html?q=#qform
Search for an acronym & see its expansion, or search for a key word & find organizations that have that word in their acronym expansion
 
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
http://www.bartleby.com/100
Search quotation keywords or display quotes for individual authors
 
Great Books Online
http://www.bartleby.com
Website is a combination of contemporary and classic reference works.  Includes online versions of encyclopedias, dictionaries, quotation & English usage books, poetry titles, and classics.
 
IPL Ready Reference Collection
http://www.ipl.org/div/subject/
Internet Public Library links to ready reference sources in various categories
 
World Clock -- Time Zones
http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/
 
OneLook Dictionaries
http://www.onelook.com
Specialized word finder search engine designed to search over 700 dictionaries to find the ones that contain the word you're looking for or you can browse for a specific dictionary.
 
Fimoculous
http://www.fimoculous.com
This is a meta site that, amongst other things, compiles lists of, well, lists. Especially well-known for its annual "Best of..." lists.
 
Population Clocks
http://www.census.gov/ftp/pub/main/www/popclock.html
Up-to-date projections for U.S. and world populations
 
Quotations Page
http://www.quotationspage.com
Quotations site with links and search engine.
Your Dictionary.com
http://www.yourdictionary.com
The site is a portal for language and language-related products and services.  Has more than 1800 dictionaries covering more than 250 languages.  Includes information on speaking, reading, writing & comprehending a language.