Pew Learning Center & Ellison Library

Foreign Countries Web Resources

Africa Focus
CIA World FactBook
Country Studies from the Library of Congress
CountryWatch Country Briefingscountry profiles of sixty countries, dealing with economics, politics, etc.
Foreign Country Information Resources (from Univ. of Colorado at Boulder)
NationMastergood resource for easily comparing statistics from many countries on various topics (only gives stats at the country level).
Travel Advice by Country practical tips from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office of the UK.
US Department of State Country Info background notes, travel warnings, and much more travel info.

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