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Quick Reference Web Links
Useful websites compiled by Belvedere-Tiburon librarians.
Links plus information about all fifty U.S. states.

Acronym Server
Search for acronyms, e.g. OPEC or NATO, and their meanings.

Babel Fish Translation
Translate a block of text or a foreign language Web page using this handy tool from Yahoo!
Extensive online library containing dictionaries, encyclopedias, quotation guides, grammar and usage guides, classic literature, and much more.
Free online encyclopedia.
Search general, entertainment, and sports almanacs, atlases, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and more. Great source for facts.

Martindale's The Reference Desk
Award-winning comprehensive site with links for every discipline. Includes over 17,000 calculators, and extensive science, math, and health science libraries.

Old Farmer's Almanac
Need a lunar calendar? Or a planting guide? This online version of the familiar almanac links to recipes, weather, gardening and other practical information.

Reference USA (In-Library use only)
Reference USA (Access from home or work; Belvedere & Tiburon residents only)
Directory information on US businesses and residences.

Type in a word to find rhymes, antonyms, synonyms, definitions, homophones, and even where the word appears in Shakespeare!

Search Systems
Public record locator with links to over 14,000 free, searchable public records databases.

Universal Currency Converter
Calculate the exchange from one type of currency to another, e.g. US Dollars to Euros.

World Clock - Time Zones
Current local time worldwide.

Your Dictionary
For language lovers! Quick word lookup, word translations, word of the day, links to crossword and other linguistic puzzles, and even links to foreign language lessons.

Zip Code Lookup
Find the ZIP + 4 code for any US address.