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Citation Help/Plagiarism Prevention (Creating Works Cited and Bibliography pages)

The Madison Writing Center Includes helpful tips about stages of the writing process, common types of writing assignments, grammar & punctuation, improving your writing style, and citing references in your paper
The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Turnitin.com a plagiarism prevention/detection service
EasyBib.com a quick and easy way to create works cited lists

Directories

Addresses.com White Pages and Yellow Pages lookup, reverse phone directory, address and phone number search.
Bigfoot Search for email addresses, people and businesses.
InfoSpace  
People Search Premium people search site.
Switchboard  

Economic Data

Bureau of Economic Analysis Prepares national, regional, industry, and international accounts that present essential information on such key issues as economic growth, regional economic development, interindustry relationships, and the Nation's position in the world economy.
Bureau of Labor Statistics The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.
Economics Statistics Briefing Room United States economic indicators.
Economy at a Glance United States monthly and quarterly economic data.
Office of Management and Budget Develops and executes a government-wide management agenda that includes information technology, financial management, procurement, performance, and human resources. 
Statistical Abstract of the United States The authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
STAT-USA/Internet A single point of access to authoritative business, trade, and economic information from across the Federal Government.

Entertainment

TIME entertainment news Breaking news, analysis, politics, news photos, video and tech reviews.
Eonline Entertainment news, celebrity gossip, and celebrity news.
Entertainment Weekly Entertainment news, TV news, TV shows, movie, music and DVD reviews.
The Internet Movie Database Top news, movie news, TV news and celebrity news.
Movies.com Movies, movie theatres and movie trailers.
The Movie Times Movie box office results, celebrities, reviews and more.
Variety Entertainment news, film reviews, awards, film festivals, box office and entertainment industry conferences.
YouTube Broadcast yourself.

Greeting Cards

123 Greetings Send free online greeting cards, animated cards, ecards, postcards & egreetings with quotes for friends and family on special occasions
1001 Postcards Send 1001 Postcards - FREE virtual postcard greetings and ecards
Blue Mountain Arts Blue Mountain offers free ecards and print greeting cards for birthdays and other holidays and occasions.
E-CARDS hundreds of photos and animations to choose from for online greetings. Great cards for birthdays and other special occasions.
Egreetings Network All ecards on Egreetings are now free! Send free online greeting cards such as free birthday cards, holiday ecards, thank you cards, funny ecards and more
Regards The web's largest collection of free greeting cards including free birthday ecards, animated e-cards, and free holiday ecards.

Job Search Sites

Job Center of Wisconsin Welcome to the Job Center of Wisconsin – connecting employers and job seekers in Wisconsin. Everything you need is right here – at no cost to you.
Wisconsin Job Network

Search current jobs posted by Wisconsin's top employers.

Wisconsin.gov Search for jobs on the Wisconsin.gov job site. Job Seekers can search for job postings based upon job title or employer name and browse job postings by job category.
Career builder

Search 1.6 million Jobs on CareerBuilder.com. Find new employment or work. Fresh job listings posted daily. Have jobs emailed to you.

Monster Find the job that's right for you. Use Monster's resources to create a killer resume, search for jobs, prepare for interviews, and launch your career.

Just for Fun

Wordle Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes
Amazing Paper Airplanes Folding directions for many different styles of paper airplanes - just don't throw them in the library!