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These sites have almanacs, encyclopedias, atlases, and dictionaries and are a good place to begin when you do not know a lot about your topic.
Fact Monster has an almanac, atlas, encyclopedia and dictionary. The reading is not as hard here as at InfoPlease.
Another place to look is at Answers.Com
Easy to Use, try Kids Click!
A Little Harder, try The Internet Public Library
If you still have not found the information that you need, try Google which will search the whole internet
RefDesk.Com - This site has links to dictionaries, atlases, weather, and lots of reference web sites.
The Internet Public Library KidSpace
This site is maintained by Linda Bertland, retired school librarian. Please address any comments, additions, or corrections to firstname.lastname@example.org.