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SEARCHING FOR DIGITAL DATA  Resource List

This list of digital data sources  supplements the "Technology" department article by James Sipes in the December 1999 issue of
Landscape Architecture.

SOURCES

News & Current Information

* Pathfinder's News Now - (searches Time-Warner publications) (www.pathfinder.com)
* The New York Times on the Web (www.nytimes.com)

* CNN Webspace Search Engine (www.cnn.com/SEARCH/index.html)

* USA Today Database Search (search2.usatoday.com)

* Deja News Research Service (excellent searchable databases of Usenet posts)

* Onelist.com Email discussion groups on every conceivable topic.

* Library of Congress (lcweb.loc.gov)

* Newshunt (www.newshunt.com)

* Liszt (www.liszt.com)

* The DejaNews Research Service (www.thestandard.net)

Maps & Graphics

* Viewpoint Digital, Inc. (www.viewpoint.com)
* Autodesk -- AutoCAD(r) (www.autodesk.com)

* ASLA CADdetails (asla.caddetails.com)

* TerraServer (www.terraserver.com)

* ESRI (Environmental Systems Research Institute) (www.esri.com)

* EROS Data Center (edcwww.cr.usgs.gov/landdaac/gtopo30/w140n90.html)

* National Atlas (USGS) (www.nationalatlas.gov)

* Digital Wisdom Inc (www.digitalmaps.com/DWI_MAPS.HTM)

* 3DSite: Model Market (www.3dsite.com/n/sites/3dsite/cgi/mmarket-index.html)

Sources for Searching the Internet

* 4anything.com
* AltaVista (www.altavista.com)

* AOL NetFind (www.aol.com/netfind)

* AOL Search Preview (search.aol.com)

* Ask Jeeves (www.ask.com)

* Beaucoup Search Engines site (http://www.beaucoup.com)

* Dogpile (www.dogpile.com)

* Discovery (Altavista)

* Deja.com "Discussion Network"

* Electric Monk (www.electricmonk.com)

* Express (Infoseek)

* Excite (www.excite.com)

* FAST (www.alltheweb.com)

* Galaxy (galaxy.einet.net)

* Google (www.google.com)

* Goto.com (www.goto.com)

* HotBot (www.hotbot.com)

* Infoseek (infoseek.go.com)

* InfoTiger (infotiger.com)

* Internet Research Tools ( www.afn.org/~afn05660/search.html)

* Internet Resources Database (www.internetdatabase.com/usenet.htm)

* LookSmart (www.looksmart.com)

* Lycos (www.lycos.com)

* Magellan (magellan.excite.com)

* MetaCrawler (www.go2net.com/search.html)

* MetaFind (www.metafind.com)

* Meta Search Engines (www.searchgateway.com/meta.htm)

* MSN Search Beta (beta.search.msn.com)

* MSN Search (search.msn.com)

* Netscape Search (search.netscape.com)

* Northern Light (www.northernlight.com/)

* Open Directory Project (dmoz.org)

* ProFusion (www.profusion.com)

* SavvySearch (www.savvysearch.com)

* SEARCH.COM (www.search.com)

* Search Engine Watch (searchenginewatch.com)

* Snap! (www.snap.com)

* Super Snooper (snooper.com)

* WebCrawler (www.webcrawler.com)

* Webplaces Internet Search Guide (www.webplaces.com/index.htm)

* Yahoo "Yahoo!" (www.yahoo.com)

* ZenSearch (www.zensearch.com)

SITES FOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS

* Americans With Disabilities Act information resources on the Internet WWW
* Americans With Disabilities Act Information (http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/)

* ADA Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) (http://www.access-board.gov/bfdg/adaag.htm)

* American Farmland Trust (www.farmland.org)

* American Planning Association (APA) (www.planning.org/)

* American Society of Golf Course Architects (www.golfdesign.org/)

* American Society of Landscape Architects (www.asla.org)

* American Society for Testing and Materials (www.astm.org)

* Associated Landscape Contractors of America (www.alca.org/)

* Brick Industry Association (www.brickinfo.org)

* Center for Watershed Protection (www.cwp.org)

* Construction Specifications Institute (www.csinet.org)

* Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (www.cela.org)

* Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (www.clarb.org)

* Cultural Landscape Currents -- NPS Historic Landscape Initiative (www2.cr.nps.gov/hli/currents)

* e.LAN (www.landscape-architecture.com)

* Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site (www.cr.nps.gov/frla/index.htm)

* Horticulture World (www.hortworld.com)

* Landscape Architecture Virtual Library (www.clr.toronto.edu:1080/VIRTUALLIB/larch.html)

* Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) (www.icpi.org/ICPI)

* International Society of Arboriculture (www.ag.uiuc.edu/~isa)

* National Trust for Historic Preservation (www.nationaltrust.org)

* National Scenic Byways Online (www.byways.org/)

* Native Plant Conservation Initiative (www.nps.gov/plants)

* National Wildlife Federation (www.nwf.org/habitats)

* PAIRC: Planning and Architecture Internet Resource Center (www.arch.buffalo.edu/pairc/)

* Trust for Public Land (www.tpl.org/tpl)

* Urban Land Institute (ULI) (www.uli.org/)

* U.S. Access Board: Accessibility for People with Disabilities (http://www.access-board.gov/)

 

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