Internet Lists for MIS book

Return to MIS Book

Chapter 1: Searching

General Searches

Altavista

www.altavista.com

AskJeeves

www.ask.com

Dogpile

www.dogpile.com

Google

www.google.com

Web Crawler

www.webcrawler.com

Vivisimo

www.vivisimo.com

Yahoo

www.yahoo.com

People and Businesses

Anywho

www.anywho.com

Infospace

www.infospace.com

Knowx

www.knowx.com

Securities and Exchange

www.sec.gov

SuperPages

www.superpages.com

Switchboard

www.switchboard.com

Whitepages

www.whitepages.com

Reference

American Heritage dictionary www.bartleby.com/61/
Britannica (encyclopedia) www.britannica.com
CIA World Factbook www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook
Encarta (encyclopedia) www.encarta.com
FedStats www.fedstats.gov
Translation dictionaries www.freedict.com
Wikipedia www.wikipedia.org
Wiktionary www.wiktionary.org

Chapter 2: News

Free News Sources

Associated Press

wire.ap.org

CNN

www.cnn.com

Ecola

www.ecola.com

ESPN

espn.go.com

Fox News

www.foxnews.com

Internet News

www.internetnews.com

MSNBC

www.msnbc.com

News.com

www.news.com

Newshare

www.newshare.com

USA Today

www.usatoday.com

United Press International

www.upi.com

Wired

www.wired.com

ZDNet

www.zdnet.com

Almost any Magazine or Newspaper
(Somecharge for access)

Business 2.0

www.business2.com

Fortune

www.fortune.com

The Economist

www.economist.com

Wall Street Journal

wsj.com

Washington Post

www.washingtonpost.com


Chapter 3: Financial Data

Financial News and Quotes

Big Charts

www.bigcharts.com

Bloomberg

www.bloomberg.com

Dun & Bradstreet

www.dnb.com

Financial Data Services

www.dowjones.com

Global Financial Data

www.globalfindata.com

Motley Fool

www.fool.com

Reuters

www.reuters.com

SEC Edgar

www.sec.gov/edgarhp.htm

Smart Money Map of the Market www.smartmoney.com
Wall Street Journal www.wsj.com

Discount Online Trading

Ameritrade

www.ameritrade.com

E*Trade

www.etrade.com

Fidelity www.fidelity.com
Quick & Reilly www.quickandreilly.com
Charles Schwab www.schwab.com

Chapter 4: Databases

Database Reference

Computerworld data management zones.computerworld.com/bmc
CIO data management www.cio.com/research/data/index.html
eWeek Database wwww.eweek.com/category2/0,1738,1237934,00.asp

Car Shopping Information

America's Automall

www.automall.com

Autobytel

www.autobytel.com

Dealer Net

www.dealernet.com

Edmunds

www.edmunds.com

Kelley Blue Book

www.kbb.com

MSN

autos.msn.com

Vehix

www.vehix.com

Manufacturers

Chrysler

www.chrysler.com

Ford

www.ford.com

General Motors

www.gm.com

Honda

www.honda.com

Nissan

www.nissan-usa.com

Suzuki

www.suzuki.com

Toyota

www.toyota.com

Volkswagen

www.vw.com


Chapter 5: Computer Security

Computer Crime

CERT

www.cert.org

Computer Crime Research Center

www.crime-research.org

Computer Security Institute

www.gocsi.com

FBI: Internet Fraud Complaint Center www.ifccfbi.gov
Interpol www.interpol.int/Public/TechnologyCrime
National Fraud Information www.fraud.org
National Infrastructure Protection Center www.nipc.gov
National Security Agency www.nsa.gov
National White Collar Crime Center www.cybercrime.org
SEC Internet Enforcement www.sec.gov/divisions/enforce/internetenforce.htm
Virtual Librarian Crime Links www.virtuallibrarian.com/legal/org.html

Chapter 6: Transactions (Travel:)

General Travel Reservations

Microsoft Expedia

www.expedia.com

One Travel

www.onetravel.com

Orbitz www.orbitz.com
Travelocity www.travelocity.com

Discounts

Bestfares bestfares.com
Cheap Tickets CheapTickets.com
Priceline www.priceline.com
The Trip www.thetrip.com
TravelHUB www.travelhub.com

Individual Airlines

Alaska/Horizon http://www.alaskaair.com

American

www.aa.com

Continental http://www.continental.com

Delta

www.delta.com

Easy Jet http://www.easyjet.com
Frontier http://www.frontierairlines.com
Jet Blue http://www.jetblue.com

Northwest

www.nwa.com

Southwest

www.southwest.com

United www.ual.com


Chapter 7: Electronic Business

Angel Investors and Venture Capital
Angel Investor Magazine www.spencertrask.com
Business Finance www.businessfinance.com
Inc Advice and Lists www.inc.com/guides/finance/20797.html
National Venture Capital Association www.nvca.org
Venture Capital Resource Directory www.vfinance.com

Chapter 8: Teamwork

Teamwork Tools
Microsoft LiveMeeting www.microsoft.com/livemeeting
Webex (Cisco) www.webex.com
Version control comparison better-scm.berlios.de/comparison/comparison.html
Microsoft SharePoint www.microsoft.com/sharepoint
Knowledge Management
DestinationKM www.destinationKM.com
KMWorld www.kmworld.com
KMNetwork www.KMNetwork.com
KMNews www.kmnews.com
KMResource www.kmresource.com

Chapter 9: Expert Systems

Expert Systems and AI Tools

A.L.I.C.E. conversation www.alicebot.org
CLIPS (Started by NASA) www.ghg.net/clips/CLIPS.html

ExSys (Commercial) www.exsys.com
International Neural Network Society www.inns.org
Jess (Java) Herzberg.ca.sandia.gov/jess
Mathworks Neural Network toolbox www.mathworks.com/products/neuralnet
Machine Vision
CalTech www.vision.caltech.edu/html-files/research.html
Carnegie Mellon www.redteamracing.org
DARPA Grand Challenge www.darpa.gov/grandchallenge
Vision 1

www.vision1.com/indapps.shtml


Chapter 10: Management Consulting

Large Management Consulting Firms

Accenture www.accenture.com
Bain & Company www.bain.com
Boston Consulting Group www.bcg.com
Booz Allen & Hamilton www.bah.com
KPMG www.kpmg.com
McKinsey & Company www.mckinsey.com

Chapter 11: Government

Common Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics

www.bls.gov

Census Bureau

www.census.gov

FedStats

www.fedstats.gov

General Reference Sites

Congress

thomas.loc.gov/home/legbranch/legbranch.html

Senate www.senate.gov
House www.house.gov

Congressional Quarterly

www.cq.com

Copyright Office

lcweb.loc.gov/copyright

Executive Branch

lcweb.loc.gov/global/executive/fed.html

IRS

www.irs.gov

Judicial

www.uscourts.gov

Laws

www4.law.cornell.edu/uscode/

Legislative votes

www.vis.org/visweb/html/votes.htm

Library of Congress

thomas.loc.gov

Patent Office

www.uspto.gov

Patent search including Europe: FreePatentsOnline

www.freepatentsonline.com


Chapter 12: Computer Industry News

Computer News

ACM Digital Library

www.acm.org/dl

CNet News news.com.com

Computer Economics

www.computereconomics.com

Computerworld

www.computerworld.com

eWeek www.eweek.com

Federal Computer Weekly

www.fcw.com

Gartner Group

www.gartner.com

IDG

www.idg.com

IEEE

www.ieee.org

Infoworld

www.infoworld.com

Internet.com

www.internet.com

PC World

www.pcworld.com

The Industry Standard

www.thestandard.com


Chapter 13: Jobs

Job Boards

Careerbuilder www.careerbuilder.com

CareerJet

www.careerjet.com

Computerworld www.computerworld.com/cwi/careers
Dice www.dice.com
Information Week www.informationweek.com/career3
Jobs.com www.jobs.com
Kforce.com www.kforce.com

Monster

www.monster.com

Neuvoo

www.neuvoo.com

POSIRANK

www.posirank.com/digital-career

Riley Guide

www.rileyguide.com

Science Career Pathways www.sciencecareerpathways.com/career-resources
Start Jobs startjobs.net
Studentjobs.gov usajobs.gov

U.S. Government

usajobs.gov

Wall Street Journal

careers.wsj.com


Chapter 14: Technology and Society

Technology and Society

ACM/Society

www.acm.org/usacm

Center for democracy & technology www.cdt.org
Center for information technolgy and society www.cits.ucsb.edu
Center for the study of technology and society www.tecsoc.org

Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility

www.cpsr.org

Internet Society www.isoc.org
MassMed www.massmed.org

Privacy

Electonic Frontier Foundation

www.eff.com

Electronic Privacy Information Center

www.epic.org

FTC Advisory Committee

www.ftc.gov/acoas

Kidz Privacy

www.ftc.gov/bcp/online/edcams/kidzprivacy

Platform for Privacy Preferences www.w3.org/p3p
Privacy, ACM www.acm.org/usacm/privacy
Privacy International www.privacyinternational.org
Privacy Rights www.privacyrights.org

Chapter 14 Appendix: Laws

General laws

http://fedlaw.gsa.gov

Searchable U.S. Code

http://www4.law.cornell.edu/uscode

Code of Federal Regulations

www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/cfr-table-search.html

U.S. copyright office

http://lcweb.loc.gov/copyright/

U.S. patent office

http://www.uspto.gov/

Copyright clearinghouse

http://www.copyright.com/

Electronic Frontier Foundation

http://www.eff.org/

Electronic Privacy Information Center

http://www.epic.org/

Proposed copyright changes

http://www.uspto.gov/web/offices/com/doc/ipnii/

Comment on copyright changes: Issue 4(1)

http://www.wired.com


Miscellaneous

Computer Manufacturers

Apple

www.apple.com

Compaq

www.compaq.com

Cray www.cray.com

Dell

www.dell.com

Gateway 2000

www.gateway.com

Hewlett-Packard www.hp.com

IBM

www.ibm.com

Silicon Graphics

www.sgi.com

Sun

www.sun.com

Software Companies

Adobe

www.adobe.com

BMC Software www.bmc.com
Cadence Design www.cadence.com

Computer Associates

www.cai.com

Compuware www.compuware.com

Corel

www.corel.com

Electronic Arts www.ea.com

Microsoft

www.microsoft.com

Novell

www.novell.com

Oracle

www.oracle.com

SAP

www.sap.com

Siebel Systems www.siebel.com

Tucows (shareware)

www.tucows.com


Comics

Cartoon Syndicate

http://comics.com

Dilbert Zone

www.dilbert.com

Doonesbury

www.doonesbury.com

Time

NIST

www.time.gov

Maps

Google

maps.google.com

Google Earth

earth.google.com

MapQuest

www.mapquest.com

MapBlast www.mapblast.com
MSN Virtual Earth http://map.msn.com
Yahoo http://maps.yahoo.com

Topographical Maps

DeLorme http://www.gpsnow.com/3dtquad.htm
MapTech http://navigator2.maptech.com/homepage/index.cfm
Photos http://terraserver.homeadvisor.msn.com/default.asp

Jokes

Humor Space

www.humorspace.com

The Laffatorium

www.laffnow.com

Animation

Hot Wired Animation

www.hotwired.com/animation

Web Cameras

Digital Club Network

www.dcn.com

Earth Cam Network

www.earthcam.net

CamCentral

www.camcentral.com

Web Cam World

http://webcamworld.com

Coffee

Coffee Works Hawaii www.coffeeworkshawaii.com

 

Movies

20th Century Fox

www.foxmovies.com

Internet Movie Database (IMBD) www.imbd.com

MGM Motion Pictures

www.mgm.com

New Line Cinema

www.newline.com

Paramount Motion Pictures

www.paramount.com

Sony Pictures Entertainment

www.spe.sony.com/movies

Universal Pictures

www.universalstudios.com

Walt Disney Studios

Disney.go.com/StudioOperations

Warner Brothers Movies

www.movies.warnerbros.com

Bookstores

Amazon.com

www.amazon.com

Barnes & Noble

www.barnesandnoble.com

Barnes & Noble College

www.bkstore.com

Cheap Textbooks (price search) www.cheap-textbooks.com
Chegg Textbooks (purchase and rent) www.chegg.com/textbooks
Books Price (price search) www.booksprice.com
Direct Textbook (price search) www.directtextbook.com

Varsity College Bookstore

www.varsitybooks.com

Internet Bookshop

www.bookshop.co.uk

2MillionBooks

www.2millionbooks.com

A1 Books

www.a1books.com

Electronic Books

Adobe Acrobat Reader www.adobe.com/epaper/ebooks/main.html
iRex Iliad www.irextechnologies.com/products/iliad

Sony Portable Reader

www.sonystyle.com
Microsoft Reader www.microsoft.com/reader

Project Gutenberg (free)

www.gutenberg.org