Links for the topic "Directories, Encyclopedias, and Quick Information"
Oregon State Agencies Directory
(*) This directory provides links to all of Oregon's official state agencies in alphabetical order by title. There are also links to a state agency phone book and a state employee search.
(*) This free web encyclopedia allows anyone to add and adjust content. It is a great place to find obscure information and can be a good starting place for basic research.
The Weather Channel
(*) Find information about local and national weather and forecasts, as well as updates about inclement weather, storms, and natural disasters.
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary and Thesaurus
(*) Find definitions and synonyms in this web version of the classic Merriam-Webster dictionary and thesaurus. This version also includes a Spanish-English and medical dictionary.
(*) This free site combines information from authoritative, trusted sources such as encyclopedias, dictionaries, and thesauruses for one-stop searching.
Oregon Blue Book
The Oregon Blue Book is updated by the State Archives and contains information about state government, culture, facts, and more.
TripCheck - ODOT
This site from the Oregon Department of Transportation provides info about traveling and road conditions within the state, including road cams and alerts.
USPS - ZIP Code Lookup
Powered by the US Postal Service, this site allows you to look up zip codes by address, city, or company. You can also find all the cities covered by a particular zip code.
Use this site to locate area codes and as a directory of area codes across the United States and Canada. Find information on coverage area, area code map, and list of cities within each telephone area code.
Time Zone Converter
This simple site allows you to convert time from one time zone to another. You can convert the current date and time, or select any date and time you wish.
This easy-to-use site allows you to convert just about anything that can be measured to any other rate of measurement, including volume, speed, torque, and weight.
Old Farmers Almanac
Search this tried-and-true almanac for everything from cooking and housekeeping tips to gardening, weather, and astronomy. A lot information is available for free, but full access can be purchased, too.
XE - Universal Currency Converter
Use this tool to determine the value of money across currencies. Check out current exchange rates before travel or for research.