Focuses on the UK's museums and libraries and contains reference sites such as maps, archives and directories.

Greatvine

Gives access to 150 experts on a variety of topics, available to answer questions and offer advice by phone.

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Greatvine

Gives access to 150 experts on a variety of topics, available to answer questions and offer advice by phone.

Phrase Finder

Contains detailed information on the origin and meanings of thousands of English sayings, phrases and idioms. Includes a discussion forum.

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Phrase Finder

Contains detailed information on the origin and meanings of thousands of English sayings, phrases and idioms. Includes a discussion forum.

The Rudiments of Wisdom

Features thousands of cartoons by British cartoonist and engineer Tim Hunkin, offering wisdom and explanations for just about everything, from angels to zinc.

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The Rudiments of Wisdom

Features thousands of cartoons by British cartoonist and engineer Tim Hunkin, offering wisdom and explanations for just about everything, from angels to zinc.

Who's Who

Promotes the Who's Who directory, containing biographies of "everyone who's anyone" in British society. Includes a history of the publication, list of new entries and advice for those charged with writing the biography entries.

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Who's Who

Promotes the Who's Who directory, containing biographies of "everyone who's anyone" in British society. Includes a history of the publication, list of new entries and advice for those charged with writing the biography entries.

Association for Information Management

Membership association for people who manage information and knowledge in organizations, who are not necessarily librarians.

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Association for Information Management

Membership association for people who manage information and knowledge in organizations, who are not necessarily librarians.

British Standards

Database of standards published by the British Standards Institution. Includes purchase options but many members of public libraries have free access via their county library websites.

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British Standards

Database of standards published by the British Standards Institution. Includes purchase options but many members of public libraries have free access via their county library websites.

Said What

Provides an extensive collection of quotes for all occasions.

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Said What

Provides an extensive collection of quotes for all occasions.

Yahoo! Answers UK and Ireland

Ask questions on a wide range of topics and help others by answering their questions.

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Yahoo! Answers UK and Ireland

Ask questions on a wide range of topics and help others by answering their questions.

Guinness World Records

Interactive site allowing users to look up records, and explore a wealth of content, as well as finding out how to set a record.

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Guinness World Records

Interactive site allowing users to look up records, and explore a wealth of content, as well as finding out how to set a record.

International Society for Knowledge Organisation

Promotes the theory and practice of organising knowledge and information and has a membership of active knowledge management professionals.

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International Society for Knowledge Organisation

Promotes the theory and practice of organising knowledge and information and has a membership of active knowledge management professionals.

Key to English Place Names

University of Nottingham project which enables users to search for the meaning of any place name in England.

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Key to English Place Names

University of Nottingham project which enables users to search for the meaning of any place name in England.

Society of Indexers

Professional organisation for British and Irish indexers; includes news, publications and information on meetings and conferences.

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Society of Indexers

Professional organisation for British and Irish indexers; includes news, publications and information on meetings and conferences.

AddressLogic

Instant postcode finder service; find any address from a postcode or a postcode from any address.

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AddressLogic

Instant postcode finder service; find any address from a postcode or a postcode from any address.

The British Library

National library of the United Kingdom and the largest library in the world by number of items catalogued.

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The British Library

National library of the United Kingdom and the largest library in the world by number of items catalogued.

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