George Lessard's Bookmarks

Jobsearch: emphasizing media and Canadian sites

The Producer Page.
The Producer Page. (Scripps at Ohio University)
news jobs
Playback Careers (Mainstream film TV jobs in Canada)
Notes that I want to type
Journalism Job Resources
Tools for getting journalism jobs
Employment Canada: Job Bank / Guichet emplois
Arts Wire Database Manager - Resume upload- Main Menu
Arts Wire Database Manager - Main Menu
Job Hunter UK: Smart Search: Create or Cancel
The Riley Guide: Employment Opportunities and Job Resources on the Internet
Site Map for The Riley Guide
General Recruiters and Major Recruiting Sites: The Riley Guide
Resources for International Job Opportunities: The Riley Guide
Emap Media
Vancouver Province - Classifieds
The Toronto Star - Careers
The Toronto Star: Career Ad Search
World Wide Job Seekers - A place to Post a Resume
CareerConnect at the Globe & Mail - a service that E-mails the URL: for ads to you weekly
The Chronicle of Higher Education: Academe This Week
Welcome to
Career Internetworking
CPB jobline
NISS - Noticeboard - main page
Native Web Community Center: Jobs
Job Links
work@za Home Page
NCS Career Magazine
Employment Opportunities in Australia
The Directory Academic Jobs Recruitment Employment University Scientific Research
International Academic Job Market
Job Market China
welcome to JOBTRAK
Employment Post Jobs Database (Australia)
SEARCH.COM - Career City Newsgroup Search
GETAJOB - Newsgroups
Gary Burrows: Employment - Job Search
Employment Post Jobs Database
JobSAT - Canada's Leading Employment Resource
British Columbia Work Information Network
Welcome to CareerMosaic Canada
Canada Net Pages Business Directory
Canada WorkInfoNet
Public Service of Canada: epb6

Mostly Mainstream Publications & Media Sites

Videography Online: this video trade rag lets you subscibe for a free hardcopy sub on line
DRUDGE REPORT: Includes UPI & AP news feeds
Sympatico: News: On This Day in Canadian History
SympaticoNews: Content: The Canadian Press wireservice site
Sympatico: Mostly Canadian Magazine Rack
The Christian Science Monitor front door: 'Nuff said?
Christian Sience Monitor: text only Today's Paper
The Earth Times/Low Graphics Directory-news on the environment, development, population and current affairs from Africa, The America's, Asia and Europe
Toronto Globe & Mail's GLOBEnet
Welcome to Playback: Canada's Commercial TV & Film Rag
Torstar Electronic Publishing Ltd.
International Herald Tribune
The SUN Newspapers in Canada: CANOE Newsstand
The Province - News: A Vancouver BC rag
Electronic Telegraph: The UK Newspaper
BBC World Service in English - Schedules & Frequency Charts
BBC Online - Homepage
Radio Havana Cuba Homepage: Cuba's Shortwave Service, has the Cuban news in text format
The Times (of London U.K.)
WWW VL: Literature/Online Books and Magazines
Science Fiction Weekly
Welcome to the Electronic Newsstand: Links to publications on-line
lowdown music magazine
Lonely Planet Online
Welcome To HotWired!
Today on HotWired!
Los Angeles Times Front Page
eye.NET -- for the graphically impaired: A local Toronto weekly
Welcome to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's Website
CNN Interactive
CityInteractive - Where It's At: City TV Toronto (Canada's self styled "..hippest..." broadcaster- has an excellent show about mass media
CNN Interactive
NBC News
CBS Television Home Page
Welcome to Newsworld OnLine: Canada's public broadcasting version of CNN
CMPtv: The Cyber Cafe & Computer Chronicles People
Who is TVNC?: The network broadcasting First Nations' programming via satellite to ALL North America
The daily news -- just the links
Welcome To PBS ONLINE®
Mountain Lake Public Broadcasting: PBS from northern NY state into the Montreal market
National Press Photographers Association of the US: News Photographers & Vidograpgers
NewsLink (c) 1996
Media Exchange: An intersting European media site
Hongkong Standard
International Thomson Publishing's
Express Newspapers: a Trinadadian newspaper
Bienvenue chez Voir: A what's on in Montreal Weekly (in French)
Mirror: A what's on in Montreal weekly (in English)
Alliance Communications Corporation: On of Canada's biggest TV & film producers and distributors
Communications Policy Project: A Benton project
The Kathmandu Post: Nepal
Index of /today/: The Bangkok Post
The Nunatsiaq News Home Page!: The paper of Canada's Eastern Arctic

Alternative Media

tao: earth: Media Activism listserv signup URL
tao: yin the media collective frontdoor
Community Media Workshop Home Page
New World Media / Digital Alternative Media
Open Channel Stockholm
Paper Tiger Television: NY, NY, USA
AMARC: The international association of community radio broadcasters
Devmedia Links! by the listowner of DEVMEDIA
Videazimut (DEVMEDIA's archive-by-date site)
APC Home Page (English)(the Association for Progressive Communications)
WNC: Inter Press Service
The Web Networks Community (mostly Canadian)
Web Networks Corporate Home Page
Inflate 97: an example of an on-line alternative media conference in Australia
Nicholas Negroponte: WIRED Columns
2B1.Org (tries to get the internet into the developing world)
Adbusters Culture Jammers Headquarters for alternative media
New York Free Media Alliance
Rootmedia.Org -- Syracuse's Grassroots Server
CounterMedia: Alternative Coverage of Chicago
Los Angeles Alternative Media Network
Welcome to Citizen Vagrom: The Information Subway
QESN Project Center (New Media Activism at Concordia Uni. in Montreal)
XS4ALL: access media
RIGHTS & WRONGS: Globalvision's Human Rights TV Show
Witness: the Human Rights Violation Documentation Program
RSF - Accueil-VA: Reporters Without Borders site
Video In Studios: A Vancouver BC video art facility
saw gallery TEXT INDEX: An video art facility in Ottawa Ontario Canada
Vancouver Co-op Radio

Not your mainstream Search Sites

Inference Find! -- Server 0
Yahoo! Canada
The Research Site
Lycos Home Page Search
CNN - Search!
Library of Congress Home Page
The WWW Virtual Library: International Development Co-operation
CataList, the official catalog of LISTSERV lists
List archives at LISTSERV.NODAK.EDU
Newhouse Net Lists concerning journalism
E-Mail Discussion Groups and Lists - Resources
8th Revision Directory of Scholarly Electronic Conferences March 1994
Liszt, the mailing list directory
The Argus Clearinghouse
E-mail Discussion Groups
e-mail: MEDIA (Peter Gugerell's collection of media e-mail addresses around the world)
Publicly Accessible Mailing Lists
Go Montréal! Web directory of Montréal
Canadian WWW Central Index/Liste centrale des serveurs WWW canadiens
Links to Government Servers and Information around the world
Government of Canada Primary Internet Site [ Canada Site ] - Contents
Whole Internet Catalog Select Home Page
Reporter's Internet Guide (the rig site) you can dowload another excellent list of media site bookmarks here)
Usenet Groups
Four11 White Page Directory
National Media Guide
Internet! (
Free and Public Access News Server List
Country-Specific Pages for Africa
Welcome to TV Net!

Services (some of the usual - others a little un-usual)

Hotmail - The World's FREE Web-Based Email
Welcome to Bigfoot
The Home Page Maker
Internet Cafes worldwide - largest list of Cybercafes
TPC.INT: Send a fax for FREE to some places in the world (they have a list)
Ultimate E-mail
I Ching readings
Tarot readings
Runes readings
Blue Mountain Arts' Electronic Greeting Cards
American Lung Association Christmas Seals
Awesome Kwanzaa Cyber Greeting Cards, Kwanzaa Postcards
Cyrano: send a digital love note
Mark's Apology Note Generator
Dummies Daily: Sign Up (a free, if you don't cost the time for reading their ads) e-mail tip list
Get a Job Fast....Blast! (spam your resume around the internet)
Intercontinental Conferencing Services World's Largest Bookseller Online
Mallpark, The Net's Most Popular Online Mall Development (list your site here)
Apollo Submit (list your site here)
Add Your Site to Lycos (list your site here)
Starting Point(TM): Submit Confirmation
_WebDirect! - Submit It Here!_(list your site here)
WebPromote (list your site here)
NoSpamSite (that's what it claims)
The Case of the Woodside Literary Agency (or the BIG SPAM SCAM)

Dowload Sites (for WIN/dos & Amiga platforms - I have both.. I prefer my Amiga)
SHAREWARE.COM -- the way to find shareware on the Internet
SHAREWARE.COM: Download winsock/ from sim-win3
WinZip Home Page
Java Home Page
File World
Internet Explorer Home
Internet Explorer for Windows 3.1
Internet Explorer 3.03 (Browser and VM for Java) for Windows 3.1 - US English Version - Download Page
Internet Explorer Products Download
THORNSOFT Development - Home of ClipMate
Directory of /2.01/windows
Répertoire de /pub/irc/clients
FreeAgent - News Reader
Netscape Products Archive
USNO Master Clock Time
ZDNet Software Library - AccuResume Writer
The Web's Top Downloads
Opera Software - Bringing speed, fun and quick results back into Internet browsing
All Good Things Typography - Redsun Home Page
Inuit Fonts
Font Archive Page

Education etc

Multimedia Collection -- Writing
Writers In Electronic Residence
Syracuse University Continuing Education - OnLine Courses
The Banff Centre
Contact Information for the Banff Centre
Dawson Home Page
Netschools Interaid
Net Schools Home Page
Australiasan Schools
Project McLuhan
Education on the Internet
The Commonwealth of Learning - Home Page
The Commonwealth SchoolNet Resource Centre
InfiniT Éducation
Media Education Foundation
University of the West Indies (Mona,Jamaica) WWW/HTTP Server
College and University Home Pages
Rescol canadien - Canada's SchoolNet
Quebec Small Schools Network
Canada First Nations
Resources for Indian Schools: Canada First Nations
The MIT Home Page
Welcome to Spectrum Virtual University!
Nunavut Arctic College Home Page
The English Server at CMU
The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) / Bureau canadian de l'éducation internationale (BCEI).
AsiaPacific MediaEducator Editorial
Canadian Institute for New Media, Research and Development
Teachers & Writers Collaborative HomePage
michael moncur's quotations page
Drew's Scripts-O-Rama
University of the South Pacific Main Page


PWAC: Periodical Writers Association of Canada
B Roll Online
Welcome to the Newseum
Welcome to Photogs Lounge (emphsizes Videography)
University of Missouri - Pictures of the Year
The Nieman Foundation
Visual Communication Text Only Version (Fullerton University)
On the N- and F-Words: Quantifying the Taboo
The Reporters Network
Canadian Committee to Protect Journalists
Editor & Publisher News Page
The Daily News Worldwide
Michigan Journalism Fellows
Welcome to AJR! American Journalism Review
The Freedom Forum
Welcome to The Freedom Forum
The Online Journalist: Australian Centre for Independent Journalism
The European Journalism Page - Index
European Journalism Centre Homepage
European Journalism Centre - HomePage
Eurpean Journalism Centre:Training Facilities
Alliance for Community Media
Aboriginal Film & Video Arts Alliance (University of Calgary)
National Conference of Editorial Writers
Asian Mass Communication Research & Information Centre
Northern California SPJ
United Media


Canadian Non-profits Web Member Sites
Pan Asia Networking: Virtual Conference Hall
TechNet Think Tank Electronic Conferences (brought to you by WorldBank)
IPS - Home Page
International Development Conferences
AMARC The international Association of Community Radio Broadcasters
The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) / Bureau canadian de l'éducation internationale (BCEI).
The Global Change Game: Environment and International Development Education
QPIRG @ Concordia University Online
One World Resource: Lots of NGOs have their homepage here
Communications for a Sustainable Future
Meta-Index for Non-Profit Organizations
Philanthropy Related Links
Select Nonprofit Organizations on the Internet
VSO U.K. (Voluntary Service Overseas - they send Brits, Dutch, Irish & Canadians overseas)
VSO Canada - the folks that sent me to Orissa, India
CECI: these folks also send volunteer Canadians overseas
World University Service of Canada WUSC \ EUMC (W.U.S.C.)
The St. Vincent Pallotti Center
CharityVillage NewsWeek
ENTER-L Archives: discussion group on enterprise development
PeaceNet Home Page
Amnesty International On-line
Handclasp International
The St. Vincent Pallotti Center
Habitat for Humanity International
Jesuit Volunteer Corps
Marist Volunteer Program
ICT for Sustainable Development
Witness Top (Text-Only) these folks help people document their human rights being violated)

India & Orissa

ORIYA HOMEPAGE (the source for info on the Indian State of Orissa)
Welcome to Rediff On The NeT (an Indian publication)
Rediff On The NeT: News from the state: ORISSA
Links for the City of BHUBANESWAR,Orissa
The Hindu on Indiaserver
MP Chronicle Home Page
IndiaExpress: Welcome to India on the Net
Frontline Vol. 14 :: No. 16
The Economic Times of India
THE HINDU : Main Menu
India Today Group Online
India Today Group Online Page
Business Today from India Today

Bahamian and Caribbean Links

The Virtual Institute of Caribbean Studies - VICS
Bahamas On-Line
BaTelCo - The Bahamas Telecommunications Corporation
E-mail Accessibility - Bahamas
Welcome to Bahamas On-Line!
WWW Sites in Miscellaneous Countries (this URL includes the Bahamian listing)
Welcome to The Bahamas, Nassau, Freeport and the Family Islands.
Bahamasnet: INDEX, Bahamas
Cable and Wireless Anguilla Homepage

China Links

Happy New Year
China Home Page

First Nations Sites

Canada First Nations
Resources for Indian Schools: Canada First Nations
Arctic Circle (an excellent Arctic studies site)
Leo Ussak Elementary School on Baffin Island, Nunavut (Canada's Eastern Arctic)
MdM - "Les Inuit" - français
From dog team to the Internet in one short generation An Inuit Community Project
Nunanet Worldwide Communications (the ISP for the Eastern Canadian Arctic)
NATIVE-L (August 1993) by date
The America's First Peoples
Makivik Corporation (the Inuit of Arctic Quebec's umbrella organization)
NativeWeb - an Internet Community
A Line in the Sand (Native issues - mostly US)
Discussion Boards on Native Issues (US mostly)
Television Northern Canada: Canada's Aboriginal TV Network
Taqramiut Nipingat Incorporated (the Inuit radio & TV broadcaster for Arctic Quebec)
Inuvialuit Communications Society (the Inuit broadcaster for the Western Canadian Arctic) (the College in Labrador)
Labrador Inuit Association
Government of the Northwest Territories Homepage (not quite a native site, but.....)
Aboriginal Film & Video Arts Alliance (at the Univesity of Calgary, Alberta, Canada)

Odds & Ends

Official Bizarro comic strip web site
Pacific Media Interchange, Inc. last...the escape link...
International Tutoring Foundation Inc.
Online Magazine Table of Contents
Dave Central: Microsoft Outlook 98
Maritime Media Monitoring Staff
Matt Friedman's Links

My Hardware

Built With Amiga Software
COMAP Home Page
Compaq Access - Quick Reference Guide
Welcome to Compaq Access
Compaq Access - Quick Reference Guide -- LTE Lite Family
GIF image 640x480 pixels (for my Compaq)
Compaq Access - Compaq Year 2000 Program
04) Year 2000 : Technical Strategies
Modem Online Technical Support Link

Anonymizer, Inc.
Youth Net -
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