My Favorite Links Page: The New York Times Newsroom Navigator was set up for the NY Times newsroom. They haven't updated it in a long time but it's still useful. has links on almost every topic you can think of and many you can't.
LibrarySpot is a similar site geared more to students, and it contains links to other "spots," such as PeopleSpot.

Google News searches thousands of news sources, worldwide.

And if you are interested in reading the
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine spec Martin Winer and I wrote: click here.

Fone Finder Find out what state & city that phone number is from

Specialized searches Searches legal dictionary, legal news & US constitution.
Google's "Uncle Sam" (Searches US government pages)
WhoRepresents (Database of talent reps)
Google Books
Google Scholar

Research Tools Magazine Article Search
Finding Data on the Internet Robert Niles's links page. Explains statistics. Very user-friendly. Nice job, Robert
International Trademark Assn.
Oxford English Dictionary Online
OneLook Search multiple dictionaries

Journalism Links

Society of Professional Journalists
SPJ Code of Ethics
Intl. Journalists Network
Los Angeles Press Club
Newslink: Newspapers of the World
Open Directory Journalism Resources Online Expert Registry, mainly for for lawyers.
Ask an Expert Sources
National Press Club - Resources for Reporters (Urban legend reference source)

Editing/Copy Editing

Chicago Manual of Style online
The Slot
American Copy Editors Society
Bay Area Editors Forum
Editorial Freelancers Association
Editors' Association of Canada
San Diego Professional Editors Network
Society of Freelance Editors and Proofreaders
Bartleby (includes Strunk & White)

Security, Terrorism, etc.

Los Alamos National Laboratory Advanced Nuclear Technology
NRDC - The Internet and The Bomb
Nuclear Control Institute
ERRI Counter-Terrorism
Terrorism Research Center

Movies & Show Biz News
The Hollywood Reporter
The Wrap
Internet Movie Database (Not 100% reliable)
Variety Insight (Formerly TV Tracker; more reliable than IMDb)
Metacritic Movie Review Aggregator
Movie Review Query Engine
Hollywood Online The Official Academy Awards Site, but I prefer... The official site of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Reviews, news, showtimes, tickets
Ain't It Cool News


Writers Guild of America, West
DoneDeal Pro
Drew's Script-O-Rama

Studios & Official Sites

Fox Searchlight
New Line Cinema: Welcome!
Sony Pictures
Universal Pictures Box Office

Box Office Stats

Box Office Mojo
Box Office Guru

Hong Kong Movies

Cameron Entertainment/Mei Ah
China Star Entertainment Group

Television Sites

NBC Media Village
TV Guide Online

Release Dates

Coming Soon! - Movie Release Dates


Fundsnet Services
Independent Television Service (ITVS)
Center for Independent Documentary
Documentary Film Sites -- Looking for a docum...
Junction of good addresses
MIPTV - International Television Programme Ma...
Center for Doocumentary Studies

Entertainment Law

FindLaw Entertainment
And finally, from the 'Information You Never Knew You Needed' department: Google's Zeitgeist page tells you what searches were hot year by year, among other things.