Access Russia. Information and translation company and document delivery services of publications from libraries and information centres in Russia, republics in the former USSR and Eastern Europe. See also Andrigal.
AccuNet. Photo archive. The most comprehensive archive of historical and contemporary pictures available to K-12, colleges, and public libraries. More than 325,000 Associated
Press photos on the Internet.
Accounting databases. Huge collection of accountancy search engines. Includes US General Accounting Office, US Internal Revenue Service, US Treasury, and British Government Tax related databases. See also taxbase, and US GPO databases.
Acronym Finder. Database of more than 127,000
acronyms/abbreviations and their meanings. The database contains acronyms in many languages including: French, German, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, and others. It can be searched
using wildcards for both acronyms and within meanings, and keywords within meanings.
Adis International. Drug, pharmaceutical and biomedical information and providers of peer-reviewed international journals and newsletters on disease management, drug therapy decision-making and healthcare education. See also PJB and Current Drugs.
ADONIS. Article Delivery Over Network Information Systems. Biomedical, scientific document delivery service, and electronic journal subscription service. Some other such services listed in Info Connect are: British Library Document Suppy Centre, Faxon, UMI, CIS, Swets, Linda Hall Library, Infotrieve, Blackwell's Electronic Journals Navigator, Catchword, EMDOCS, Information Quest, Doc Deliver, OCLC Electronic Collections Online, CISTI, CAS DDS, The Genuine Article, Doc Deliver, EBSCO Online, Information Express, EDRS (ERIC) and Uncover. See also Document Delivery Finder and Electronic Journal services.
Advanced Information Consultants. A team of highly skilled and experienced information specialists designed to help companies find information in such diverse fields as biomedicine, science, technology, government, law and business.
Argus Clearinghouse. Central access point to more than 1,200 topic-specific guides to Internet
resources, each of which is critically evaluated. See also Library and Information Science professional resources.
Alex. Electronic catalogue of books on the Internet, with over 2000 entries.
Alexandria Library. Egypt. Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Part of UNESCO programme. Web site includes virtual images of the newly restored ancient library in still images and 3D (using Java applets), plus historical resources.
Online source for libraries seeking used, second hand, out-of-stock, rare and out-of-print books.
See also 21 North Main (at "T" links), UK BookWorld, and Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America.
All-Links Index to over 3000 newspapers worldwide. See also World newspapers.
Amadeus. Airline reservation GDS (global distribution system) database.
See also Sabre, Galileo and Worldspan.
Amazon. Online bookshop, with access to the latest new books published in the US. See also Barnes & Noble.
American Type Culture Collection ATCC databases. Includes bacteriology, bacteriohages, virology, plant tissue cultures, fungi, yeasts, protozoa, algae, as well as clones, microbial culture media, hosts, vectors and oligonucleotides. Each search result includes the ATCC number. See also World Data Center for Micro-organisms, Microbial Strain Data Network, microbiology databases, Yeast genome databases and viruses databases.
Andrigal Information service company providing access (in English) to scientific, biomedical and technical Russian databases, serials and other information sources. Includes document delivery and the Internet Library Service. Based in Moscow. See also Access Russia.
Asian Newspapers. Over 350 newspapers from Asia (including the Middle East) on the web. See also world newspapers.
Asia-Pacific.Com. A new web site for Asia Pacific business research, providing timely strategic business information on the Asia-Pacific with access to data, experts, news, analysis, and other resources.