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Academic Search Premier
Full text for scholarly and academic magazines and periodicals
 
Bartleby
The preeminent Internet publisher of literature, reference and verse providing students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge
 
Biography in Context*
 
Biography Resource Center: African Americans*
 
BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
Over 700 links to sites to help with homework.
 
Black History Month Resource Center*
 

Contemporary Novelists*

Contemporary Poets*

Countries & Their Cultures*

CyberTeens
Did you wait till the last minute to study or write that report? Having trouble with math? Never fear--the sites listed here will lead you to the help you need.

Discovering Collection*
Available: Library Only

 
Discovery Education
 
Google Maps
 
Hispanic Heritage Month Resource Center*
 
How to Evaluate Websites
 
In the First Person


KidSpace
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Homework Help, safe and educational links geared for kids are available.

Learning Express Library*
  College Preparation;College Students; Computer Skills; GED Preparation; Job Search & Workplace Skills; Jobs & Careers; Skill Building for Adults; U.S. Citizenship; Recursos para Hispanohablantes.  

Literature Resource Center*

 
Multinomah Homework Center

Mega site for students K-12.

Nonfiction Classics for Students*

Ohio Web Library*

Poetry Resource Center*

 

Student Research Center*

TeenSpace*
Information about life after high school, real life issues, homework help, and entertainment are available.

What Tree Is It?*
This web site will help identify unknown trees through the leaves and fruits from the common trees of Ohio. Identify trees by leaves, fruits or name. Created by OPLIN and the Ohio Historical Society.

What's That Snake?*
Search for and find information on the 30 species and subspecies of snakes that are found in Ohio. Site Overview

What's The Point?*
A program created by OPLIN and the Ohio Historical Society that is designed to help users identify flint artifacts, the archeological time periods and which of Ohio's prehistoric Native American peoples may have used the flint that is being searched for.

Women's History Month Resource Center

World Book Online*

 
 

ENGLISH

 
A+ Research & Writing for High School Students
An excellent site to help research, organize and write a paper for high school and college students.
 
Basic Guide to Essay Writing
 
Novels for Students
 
Researchpaper
A collection of topics, ideas, and assistance for school related research projects.
 
SparkNotes
Study guides, questions and plot synopsis for literature plus study guides for other subjects and entrance examinations.
 
 

HISTORY

 

The American Civil War Homepage
 
Archiving Early America
 
Civil War Homepage
 
Evolution of Ohio
 
 

MATH

 
Ask Dr. Math
This site from Drexel University has a searchable archive that answers a multitude of math questions.
 
Interactive Mathematics Online
This is a great site for helping in high school math, especially in geometry.
 
Introduction to Algebra
Clearly-written definitions and easy-to-understand Algebra examples.
 
The MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive
This site provides biographies of over 1,000 mathematicians as well as other mathematical information.
 
 

SCIENCE-General

 

HowStuffWorks
A commercial site that explains the principles of everyday items.
 
Invention Dimension
Information about scientific inventions and their creators from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
 
Rader’s Kapili.com
Provides basic information about many fields of science.
 
Science Photo Library
Strictly photos. Useful for reports where photos need to be included.
 
 


SCIENCE-Astronomy

 

NASA
The official NASA web site.
 
NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command)
Air Force Space Command: photographs of launches and space.
 
U.S. Naval Observatory Astronomical Applications Department
Sun or moon rise/set tables for one year for any location worldwide.
 
 


SCIENCE-Biology

 
Darwin Foundation, Galapagos
 
Photo Gallery
Cell biology photos from the University of Nebraska.
 
Smithsonian Marine Station
 
United States Antarctic Program
 
 


SCIENCE-Chemistry

 

Chemical Elements.com
An online interactive periodic table of elements.
 
3-D Virtual Chemistry Library
Models of 150 molecules and compounds from the Department of Chemistry at Imperial College in England.
 
Webelements
A high quality source of chemistry information relating to the
periodic table.
 
 

SCIENCE-Earth Science

 
Blue Planet Biomes
Includes maps of the 9 major world biomes and gives information (including photos) about the climate, plants, and animals found there.
 
Encyclopedia of Global Warming
 
National Climatic Data Center
 
The World’s Biomes
A biome page created by a biology class at The University of Berkeley in California.
 
World's Biomes-University of California Museum of Paleontology, Berkley
 
 

SCIENCE-Physics

 

Fear of Physics
Basic properties of physics.
 
The Official Rube Goldberg Web Site
Rube Goldberg’s inventions.
 
Star Light, Star Bright
Wave information – light waves, gamma rays, x-rays, infrared wavelengths, etc.
 
 


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