- BBC News Country Profiles - Guides to history, politics, and economic background of countries.
- Canada Site - The Government of Canada provides information about Canada, its government, and its services.
- CountryReports.org - Country information from around the world.
- Country Studies - Prepared by the United States Library of Congress, these handbooks provide a description of the history, society, economics, and politics of more than 100 countries.
- CountryWatch.com - An up-to-date source of information on countries provides basic data and current newswire stories.
- Foreign Embassies of Washington, D.C. - The Electronic Embassy provides information with links to Internet resources where available.
- Governments on the WWW - Comprehensive database of governmental institutions on the World Wide Web.
- Map Machine - Maps, flags, facts, and profiles for the countries of the world from National Geographic.
- NationMaster - This site uses many cited sources to generate comparisons of countries based on statistics.
- Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) - A unique forum for governments of industrialized democracies to study the best economic and social policies. The website includes a comparative international data section which includes charts, maps, tables and related publications.
- Statistics Canada - The official source for Canadian statistics.
- United Nations - Includes access to their online documents.
- World Factbook - Basic information on all the countries in the world provided by the Central Intelligence Agency.
- World Leaders - Online directory maintained and updated weekly by the Central Intelligence Agency.
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