Nations Online - Comprehensive portal to sites in various countries throughout the world.
Eldis Country Profiles - Search for information on economic, political and environmental issues in countries throughout the world. Eldis makes a qualitative selection of materials and structures it for easy access.
World Information - Key facts, indicators, country profiles, news, weather, currencies and comments on every country and territory.
GlobalTower.com - Links to news, business, and travel information, for western hemisphere countries.
BBC Country Profiles - Provides guide to history, politics and economic background of numerous countries. Also includes audio and video clips from the BBC archives.
Island Directory - Basic environmental and geographic information on the significant islands of the world.
Munisource - A world-wide directory of municipal, town and city web sites, and a resource for elected and municipal officials. Includes chat and a forum. Tenders, policies, bylaws and job postings can be listed here.
Webteka - Directory of countries with flags, basic information and links to country directories and government sites.
City Population - Statistical tables and maps for the principal cities and agglomerations of the world.
National Geographic: People and Places - Includes photos, maps, videos, flags and facts, all indexed by continent and country.