The New York Public Library is one of the finest libraries in the world and offers free access to many fine websites, in English and Spanish, including archeology/anthropology worldwide; Great Books online; full text bibliotheca Virtual includes full text works of Spanish language literature, both classics and lesser known works; the E-print Science Network; US Gov Printing Office; handbook of Latin American Studies; Medline Plus; Library of Congress Catalog; Universities Worldwide; World Fact Books. Those are just a few.

Bibliomania Here's a site where you can read, study, research and shop; free online literature with more than 2,000 classic texts from which to choose.

Education.Yahoo includes dictionaries, encyclopedia, thesaurus; Gray’s Anatomy; Columbia world of quotations and much more. They also offer help with homework at appropriate grade levels.

Explore Precolumbian Civilizations The Maya, Olmecs, Aztecs, Zapotecs, Mixtecs, and Teotihuacanos, all represented here in this very well done multi-media web site. For sound, you will be asked to download the Beatnik Player plug-in, which only take a minute. Hundreds of pages are here, so bookmark it so you can return again and again.

Ibero School of Merida Visit the students and teachers of this premier prep school, with many courses in English.

Yucatan Today Award-winning, bilingual printed tourist guide and online resource for travel in Yucatan and the Maya World.

Yucatan Living Online magazine about living, working and traveling in Merida and all over the Yucatan Peninsula. Includes interviews with expats, Yucatan Survivor section, For Sale in Yucatan and Vacation Rental sections and much more.

Iluminado Tours Specialty tours in the Yucatan to help you get that taste of Mexico you have always been thinking of but reluctant to try on your own.

The Mystery of the Maya In support of the IMAX film, Mystery of the Maya, which was co-produced by the Canadian Museum of Civilization, presented here is information on Maya civilization and several exhibits that were on display at the Museum in 1995.

The Vancouver Public Library offers a photographic collection and extensive reference.

Travel Yucatan   The most comprehensive tourist guide for the Yucatan. Everything from Cancun hotel reservations to Mayan history and culture.

Yucatan Kids Support children of the Yucatan

Yucatan Expatriate Services  Comprehensive professional bilingual services for expats in the Yucatan. Including but not limited to accounting, legal, immigration, property management, and healthcare. Website also features downloadable Expat Guides including Personal Financial Guide to Mexico, Immigration Guide, Insurance Guide and Employment Guide.

In The Yucatan Videos of events, news, real estate and more in Merida and Yucatan State.

Yucatan Times News of the Yucatan you can rely on.

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Eclectec is the web design and photography agency that maintains the MEL website

Mexico International Real Estate  Real estate agency in for the Yucatan Peninsula.

Hacienda Yaxcopoil - Beautifully preserved hacienda museum just 30 minutes outside of Merida on the way to Uxmal. Includes a gift shop and casita for overnight stay.

Cascadas de Merida B & B - Four rooms with the sound of waterfalls. Great little Bed and Breakfast with all modern amenities.

The Independent Traveler - An interactive travelers exchange.

Hostal del Peregrino - Clean, well-located hostel in Merida

Suites del Sol - Affordable furnished apartment rentals and corporate housing for extended stay in Merida.

Hotel Mediomundo - A small hotel in the historical center of the colonial city of Merida with 10 rooms, gardens, swimming pool, and a multilingual staff.

Hacienda Mexico - Luxury real estate listings in Merida and the Yucatan.

Selva y Jardin - English-speaking gardening and landscape design services. Specialists in tropical and water gardens and irrigation.

Trinidad Hotels - Two funky unique downtown hotels where the rooms and hallways double as art galleries.

Casa del Balam Hotel - One of the oldest and most elegant hotels in Merida, Mexico. Centrally located downtown.

Hacienda Chichen - The oldest hacienda within walking distance of Chichen Itza.

Luz En Yucatan - Fully-furnished apartments (with one or two rooms, a kitchenette, and a private bath) in the Centro for the independent traveler.

Hotel Marionetas - Small luxury hotel where every room has a phone, air conditioning, new bed, and spacious bathrooms.

Casa del Pocito - Renovated Historic Vacation Home for rent in downtown Merida.

Hacienda Santa Cruz - Renovated 17 th Century Hacienda bed & breakfast.

Casa Yucatan Real Estate - Casa Yucatan Real Estate agents design, construct and sell properties in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.

Yucatan Adventure - Find out what is going on in the Mayan communities around Chichen Itza and how you can participate.

Mexico Vacation Travels - Mexico Vacation Travel Pics, Hotel & Resort Reviews, Packages, & More!

Mexico Tour operator, Cultural Travel and Vacations - HAKI offers tailored cultural tours and archaeological trips across Mexico.

La Casa Lorenzo is the newest B&B in Mérida and the perfect getaway while visiting.

Casa Dos, the vacation rental with the best service, most beautiful ambiance, most amenities and the ideal location.

Viva-Campeche is an English-speaking real estate and property management company in Campeche.



Members and Visitors are able to surf the web and have access to e-mail services from MEL. We'll even help you get started.  What we offer here on the final page of our web site is a list of useful world wide web links.  These may be literary, cultural, educational or even humorous. Thanks for stopping by and we truly hope to see you here at the library.