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  • Wire Centers, Area Code and Exchanges USA & Canada, (NPA/NXX)

    Offsite — As of April 1999, there were 105,291 NPA/NXX’s (area code plus exchanges) registered for use in the USA and Canada. These prefixes are served by “central offices” located at some 24644 “wire centers”. It is at these wire centers that “local loops” to customers are terminated and branch circuits to other offices originate. This map shows the distribution of wire centers ...
  • Bulk.resource.org

    Offsite — Bulk.resource.org is a service of public.resource.org. Public.resource.org is a non-profit committed to publishing and sharing public domain materials in the United States. This system contains unsupported, as-is copies of selected U.S. government archives, including: The SEC’s EDGAR Database Commerce Business Daily U.S. Copyright Database Patent Full Text Database ...
  • Most Dangerous Colleges 2010 - The Daily Beast Ranking

    Free Download — The data set lists the top 50 most dangerous 4-year colleges of 2010. Variables: rank; school name; number of: murders, negligent homicides, forcible rapes, non-forcible rapes, robberies, aggravated assaults, burglaries, car thefts, arsons. Source: http://www.thedailybeast.com/galleries/2010/09/13/most-dangerous-colleges-2010.html
  • US Census Bureau TIGER data

    Offsite — The US government’s ‘Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing’ system, usually referred to as TIGER, is based on an extensive database of US geographic information. It is county-level data that documents physical features like roads and rivers, as well as some administrative features such as Congressional districts. Data can be downloaded for each ...
  • U.S. Government Photos and Graphics

    Offsite — About Collection of links to different US image collections in the public domain. Openness > Most of these images and graphics are available for use in the public domain, and they may be used and reproduced without permission or fee. However, some images may be protected by license. We strongly recommend you thoroughly read the disclaimers on each site before use. ...
  • Measuring Worth: Interest Rates - US, UK, China, Japan

    Offsite — The mission of the site is to make available to the public the highest quality and most reliable historical data on important economic aggregates, with particular emphasis on nominal measures. The data have been created using the highest standards of the fields of economics and history and are rigorously refereed by the most distinguished researchers in the fields. ...
  • Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data

    Offsite — ###About “This is the main distribution web site for spatial data generated for, and collected by, the Mineral Resources Program (MRP) of the U.S. Geological Survey. This site is operated by the Spatial Information Delivery Project of the MRP. The site distributes detailed Mineral Resource, Geochemical, and Geophysical data along with regional and global geologic, ...
  • Congresspedia

    Offsite — About From website: > Congresspedia is a collaboratively written “citizens’ encyclopedia on Congress,” designed to shine more light on the workings of the U.S. Congress. Congresspedia is part of SourceWatch, a similarly collaborative, wiki-based website documenting the people, organizations and issues shaping the public agenda. Congresspedia is a wiki, meaning that ...
  • Federal Reserve Economic Data

    Offsite — Description Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED), over 15,000 FREE US series. Download data. View charts. Get email updates. Create data lists. Can browse data or download in bulk from <http://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/downloaddata/>. Openness: OPEN (?) License: none specified but as Federal US Govt probably public domain.
  • The CIA World Factbook

    Free Download — Description US government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, etc. Openness: OPEN License: Public Domain: “The Factbook is in the public domain. Accordingly, it may be copied freely without permission of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).” ...
  • Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity (DSSTox) Public Database Network

    Offsite — About > Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity (DSSTox) Database Network is a project of EPA’s National Center for Computational Toxicology, helping to build a public data foundation for improved structure-activity and predictive toxicology capabilities. The DSSTox website provides a public forum for publishing downloadable, structure-searchable, standardized ...
  • FSI Language Courses

    Offsite — About From website: > Welcome to fsi-language-courses.com, the home for language courses developed by the Foreign Service Institute. These courses were developed by the United States government and are in the public domain. > This site is dedicated to making these language courses freely available in an electronic format. This site is not affiliated in any way with ...
  • GenBank - NIH genetic sequence database

    Offsite — Description From the main page: > GenBank® is the NIH genetic sequence database, an annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences (Nucleic Acids Research, 2008 Jan;36(Database issue):D25-30). There are approximately 85,759,586,764 bases in 82,853,685 sequence records in the traditional GenBank divisions and 108,635,736,141 bases in 27,439,206 sequence ...
  • District of Colombia Data Catalog

    Offsite — List of datasets made available online in convenient way by Washington DC’s Office of Chief Technology Officer. From the main page: > For years the District of Columbia has provided public access to city operational data through the Internet. Now the District provides real-time data from multiple agencies to citizens, a catalyst ensuring agencies operate as more ...
  • NBER US Patent Citation Database

    Offsite — Description [Taken verbatim from the above url] These data comprise detail information on almost 3 million U.S. patents granted between January 1963 and December 1999, all citations made to these patents between 1975 and 1999 (over 16 million), and a reasonably broad match of patents to Compustat (the data set of all firms traded in the U.S. stock market). These ...
  • Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN)

    Offsite — About data Temperature mean, max and min for 5×5 grid over all of the earth: > The Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN-Monthly) data base contains historical temperature, precipitation, and pressure data for thousands of land stations worldwide. The period of record varies from station to station, with several thousand extending back to 1950 and several ...
  • U.S. National Park Service (NPS) - Yosemite National Park

    Offsite — About > Yosemite National Park, one of the first wilderness parks in the United States, is best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles, you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more. > Yosemite Nature Notes is a video podcast series that tells unique stories about the natural and ...
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS)

    Offsite — About From [About page](http://www.ars.usda.gov/AboutUs/AboutUs.htm): > The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief scientific research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day, from field to table. From [Datasets page](http://www.ars.usda.gov/services/docs.htm?docid=1328): ...
  • The 2000 US Census: 1 Billion RDF Triples

    Offsite — 2000 U.S. Census converted into over a billion RDF triples.
  • The Open Library

    Offsite — About > One web page for every book ever published. It’s a lofty, but achievable, goal. > To build it, we need hundreds of millions of book records, a brand new database infrastructure for handling huge amounts of dynamic information, a wiki interface, multi-language support, and people who are willing to contribute their time, effort, and book data. > To date, we ...