Newspapers:

Reuters
http://www.reuters.com/places/venezuela

Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/world/venezuela

New York Times
https://www.theguardian.com/world/venezuela

Venezuela
http://www.nytimes.com/topic/destination/venezuela

Venezuela History
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Venezuela

Colonial Venezuela
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonial_Venezuela

Hugo Chavez
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugo_Chávez

Presidency of Chavez
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Venezuela_(1999–present)

Boliviarianism
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bolivarianism

Bolivarian Revolution
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bolivarian_Revolution

Nicolás Maduro
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolás_Maduro

VENEZUELA

Map: Venezuela
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/venezuela-map.htm

Congressional Research Service Report
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R43239.pdf

Congressional Research Service Report
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R42989.pdf

BBC Profile
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-19649648
Timeline
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-19652436

Country Study (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/item/92010376/

CIA World Factbook
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ve.html

Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments (CIA World Factbook)
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/world-leaders-1/VE.html

Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)
http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/sa/venezuela/

US Embassy
http://caracas.usembassy.gov/

US Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets (US Department of State)
http://m.state.gov/md35766.htm

USAID
http://www.usaid.gov/where-we-work/latin-american-and-caribbean/venezuela