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Deutsche Welle:  Comprehensive information on Germany’s people, constitution, history, political system with special sections on politics, business, science, and culture.  Deutsche Welle is a government-supported media organization brining the news of Germany to the world. www.dwelle.de 
Haus der Geschichte der Bunderespublik Deutschland:  The objective of the “Haus der Geschichte” is to present history as an experience, in a way that is appealing and entertaining.  The Haus der Geschichte was conceived as a museum of contemporary history; that is, it traces the progress of history in what is necessarily an “open end” process. www.hdg.de/indexen.html 
Inter Nationes:  The IN-Press page of Inter Nationes provides information on politics, society, economy, technology, environment, social affairs, law and culture. www.germany-info.org
German Tourist Office www.germany-tourism.de
Federal Statistics Office www.statistik-bund.de
For specific information, try these search engines www.hotbot.com
German Scene Video – An online 16-minute video of the monthly “German Scene” newsreel.  See what’s happening in Germany these days.  (Requires the latest version of RealPlayer.)  From newly revamped German Information Web site. www.germany-info.org/newstand/gs9905.ram
Education:  The web site of the Bund-Laender-Kommission fuer Bildungsfragen provides information on courses of study and university degrees in Germany. .www.studieplatz.de
Entertainment:  The German Entertainment Magazine (DEM) provides one of the biggest independent online offerings for entertainment and leisure time activities in the German-language section of the Net. www.dem.de
German Audio/Radio www.kalenderblatt.de
Europa, EU WebSite:  Europa provides access to all of EU’s institutions, policy areas, and legal documents.  News, decision, and statistics attract more than one million visitors a day. Europa.eu.int 



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