AidData aggregates information from multiple sources to provide a searchable database of global aid flows and projects

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Currency Converter

Chicago Manual of Style

Diplomatic List- USA


Journal rankings for 12,286 distinct titles over 14 years.

Europe's network of Patent Databases

Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial

IAN Symbol Libraries

International White and Yellow Pages

Metric Conversions - World Wide Metric

Official Development Assistance (ODA) to Mozambique

ODAmoz enables the tracking of Donors' and United Nations Agencies' projects and programs in the country


Searchable database for the international non-profit Plant Resources of Tropical Africa (PROTA)

Grammar - Purdue University OWL

Ready Reference

Scientific Style and Format Online


Publisher copyright policies and self archiving

Sigma XI Publications

Publications from The Scientific Research Society, Sigma Xi

Tenders and Procurement Opportunities worldwide

UN Exchange Rates

Weather Channel (International)

Word Frequency Counter

World Bank Operation Manual

World Bank Data- Country and Lending Groups

World Clock

World Phonebook

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— Dictionaries and Thesauri —

Acronym Finder


Multilengual Agricultural Thesaurus

American Heritage Dictionary

FAO Term Finder

German Dictionary

Translations to English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Polish, and Portuguese

IFAD Gender Glossary | Blog Post

Internet Acroynm Server

Life Science Dictionary


Internet Language Dictionary

LookWAYup Dictionary and Translator

Translations to and from: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, and Dutch


Translation Dictionary with 30+ languages

Merriam-Webster Dictionary


Spanish Dictionary

Translations to English, Italian, German, French, Portuguese

The Phrase Finder

TravLang Translation Dictionaries

Translation Dictionaries for 18 languages

UNBIS Thesaurus

Wordsmyth Educational Dictionary and Thesaurus

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— Bookstores —


Barnes and Noble

Development Bookshop

Direct Textbook

A book search and price comparison service.


Compare prices of in print and out of print books from online booksellers

Johns Hopkins University Press

National Academy Press

5,000 + reports from the National Academies available for free online

Wildlife and Environmental books and equipment


Compare prices for books from online vendors

World Bank InfoShop

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— Photos —

CGIAR Flickr

FAO Mediabase

Online digital photo archive of the FAO

International Fund for Agricultural Development

Over 12,000 royalty free photos on rural poverty

IFPRI on Flickr

IFPRI's growing Image Library of photos available to all staff and the public domain

IRIN Photo: A project of the UN Office for the Coordiation of Humanitarian Affairs

The IRIN photo unit provides a public gallery of photographs relevant to humanitarian actors and international media

USAID Photo Gallery

World Bank Photo Library

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— Directories —

AMESA: Directory of Scholars of Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia

Directory of Development Organizations


Economics Departments, Institutes, and Research Centers in the World. A service hosted by RePEc

Directory of Open Access Journals

Directory of Open Access Repositories

The Europa World of Learning

Online source of global educational contacts

OpenDOAR -The Directory of Open Access Repositries

The WWW Virtual Library

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— Encyclopedias —


The Plant Encyclopedia

The World Factbook - CIA

The Farmers' Almanac

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— Search Engines —



Scopus Author Search

Search for any author and create the publication list you need


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— Maps and Atlases —

Atlapedia Online

Google Maps

Infoplease World Atlas


Rand McNally

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— Citations —

Journal Citation Reports

For IFPRI Staff use

Publish or Perish

Science Gateway High Impact Journals

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— Newspapers —

Online Newspaper Directory

New York Times (contact for access)


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