Here are some of the websites that I have featured. I have organized them alphabetically.
Remember instructions about how to access information on websites are printed in blue.
Alibris alibris.com Sells and buys books, including out-of-print and rare books, audiobooks and textbooks, movies, music and video games
Amazon Amazon.com One of the nation’s biggest book sellers and almost everything else. Kindle ebook reader downloads and ebooks. Book and product reviews and customer ratings. Easy to use site. Also has free books. Read more about Amazon and free book sources on the internet.
Barnes and Noble barnesandnoble.com Website of the famous brand of stores. New and used books, ebooks, the NOOK ereader, text books, newsstand, toys and games, home and gifts, DVDs, music and gift cards for Barnes and Noble.
Biblio biblio.com Website well-known for discounted used, rare and out of print books and texbooks. Has a global locator for independent book stores.
Chef David Lebovitz davidlebovitz.com Website of the professional cook, baker and cookbook author David Lebovitz who now “living the sweet life in Paris”. Fun blog with great pictures. Recipes tend to use natural ingredients.
The Louvre Museum http://www.louvre.fr/en Official website of the Louvre Museum. Detailed information about the collection. Art history. Online museum store. My two postings describing this website and demonstrating how to explore it. To the Louvre Museum and Back to the Louvre Museum
Online Newspapers http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/ Free Newspapers and Magazines Access thousands of free newspaper, magazines and journals from around the world.
Open Culture openculture.com Free “Culture” Portal or gateway to an enormous amount of free cultural and educational material.
YouTube Youtube.com Global “video-sharing” website. Enormous variety of video content, including movies and TV clips, music videos, their own amateur original videos.
Skype http://www.skype.com/intl/en/home Use your computer like a telephone. Free computer-to-computer calls and nominal fee calls from your computer to a regular telephone. Download for the Skype application.
Sidereel Sidereel.com tv and movie site Available more globally. Here is a video that shows you how to use this site.
Wikipedia http://www.wikipedia.org/ The biggest multilingual free-content encyclopedia on the Internet. Over 10 million articles in over 200 languages, and still growing. The information is posted by readers. Good place to begin your search for information, but not always the most reliable source.