Internet Public Library : Regional & Country Information
countries geography country profiles Africa
Asia Australia Caribbean Europe Latin America
Middle East North America South America South Pacific Gazetteer geographical dictionary culture
A database that allows you to view and compare the most up-to-date statistical data for the Member States of the United Nations : geography, economy, population, and social indicators
Atlapedia Online contains full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world. statistical data on geography, climate, people, religion, language, history, economy World Maps
BBC News Country Profiles
Full profiles provide an instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions.
Factmonster: Countries of the World
They also include audio and video clips from BBC archives.
Each Country Profile provides information on: Geography Maps Flag History Current ruler Area Population Capital Largest cities Languages Ethnicity/race Religion Literacy rate Economy Government
Countries Countries of the world, facts, information and history, travel videos, flags, photos from National Geographic.
Geographia - World Travel Destinations, Culture and History Guide
In-depth travel destination guides to over 75 countries, culture, history, travel stories, and more.
Univ. of Texas Libraries: Geography Links
An Introduction to Africa · Latin America · Malaysia Homepage · Caribbean
Includes links to Current Geographical Publications, GeoCommunicator - Land Management and Land Records Resources, Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names, Water Data and Tools (EPA), U.S. Board on Geographic Names, Texas Natural Resource Information System, USGS Earth Explorer, and a lot more!
U.S. Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets
Provided by the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets contain information for all nations that the U.S. has relations with.
Administrative Divisions of Countries ("Statoids")
Worldwide reference for states, provinces, governorates, counties, districts, and other subdivisions of countries.