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Travel Advice for US Citizens
This is a good site to find travel alerts, travel advisories related to specific countries, passport information and embassy information geared specifically toward US citizens traveling abroad.
Travel Advice for Students
Created by the US Department of State, this site gives informaiton about students travelling abroad, including a Spring Break section.
CIA World Factbook
This resource allows you to view facts about different countries, gives country comparisons, and shows different maps, such as a political map of the world.
Centre for Intercultural Learning
This Canadian website allows you to choose a country and learn about language, customs, cultural norms, and good materials to read before visiting.
This site has information on customs, etiquitte, and protocols of various countries. After clicking on a country, there is information on society and culture, language, and business practices.
Search by country to learn more about business practices, such as dress, business cards and titles, gift giving, and more. First, pick a country, read the basic information, then scroll down to find business practices.
Federation of International Trade Associations Country Profiles and Resources
Search by country to find vital information about culture, money, and current events.
BBC Country and Territory Profiles
Find out key information, such as leadership, basic information, and media by selecting a country or territory.
This website details entertainment, appointment etiquette, business etiquette, and negotiating tips by country.
Business and Human Rights Resource Center
The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre focuses on tracking human rights and business around the world. This site has the option of searching by topic or browsing companies, issues, countries, and more.
Market Research Library
Search by industry, country, report, and date to find information about the market in a different country.
Choose a topic or country on the right toolbar for a summary of ease of doing business and key indicators.
Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)
Browse by topic to find more information on topics, such as education, economy, and government of Latin American countries.
World Bank Data
This site includes statistics on economic policy, health, education, poverty, environmental issues, and much more.
US Census International Data Base
This site has population and demographic data from a country or countries.
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
Created by the United Nations, this site has information about health, transportation, economic, population, and labor statistics.
ITA Trade Statistics
The International Trade Administration presents data about international exports, imports, and trade balances by product/service or trade partner.
World Bank Open Data
Search by country, topic, or type of indicator to find data on finances, the economy, and more.
UN World Economic Situation and Prospects Issues
This site archives the books published by the UN Development Policy and Analysis Division since 1999 in PDF form, freely available to everyone. The books focus on thematic economic issues, trends, and prospects.
Use the topic box to browse statistics about European countries by topic, or search for a specific topic in the search box on the top right.
Latin American Network Information Center Statistics
Browse by topic or country to get statistics about Latin America.