If you’re looking for an online reference for an item – begin here at refdesk.com (Reference Desk).
This page is CHOCK full of fun sites, links to news, dictionaries, weather, good news, quotes, encyclopedias, pictures and words of the day, daily diversions (think games, humor, book lists, horoscopes, view of the night sky, almanacs…)
The best thing about Refdesk.com is that it really is a good source to reference information and it’s a wonderful place to just spend time looking. It’s a portal site which means it points you to other sites. All the links on this page actually work.