- BBC Country Profiles – Provides guide to history, politics and economic background of numerous countries. Also includes audio and video clips from the BBC archives.
- CIA World Factbook – U.S. government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, military, and transnational issues.
- City Population – Statistical tables and maps for the principal cities and agglomerations of the world.
- Eldis Country and Region Profiles– Search for information on economic, political and environmental issues in countries throughout the world.
- GlobalTower.com – Links to news, business, and travel information, for western hemisphere countries.
- NationMaster.com – Provides country and regional graphs and descriptive statistics based on geography, military, economy, crime, education, and transportation.
- National Geographic: Travel & Cultures – Includes photos, maps, videos, flags and facts, all indexed by continent and country.
- Nations Online – A comprehensive portal to sites in various countries throughout the world.
- UNdata – Statistical profiles of countries compiled by the United Nations; with economic, social and environmental indicators.