CIA World Factbook: United Kingdom
Summary information about the country's geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues. Includes a map.
Information of UK
History, government, weather, politics, education, employment, and music.
US Department of State - United Kingdom
Country portal offers a map and links to Background Notes, the US embassy and the current ambassador, press releases, fact sheets, annual Human Rights Reports and other major reports including Industry Market Reports.
University of Colorado - GovPubs: United Kingdom (British Studies)
Links to resources from the country's own government, the United States, the United Nations and international sources.
Wikipedia - United Kingdom
Hyperlinked encyclopaedia article covers the country's history, government and politics, geography, economy, demographics, language and culture.