General primary source and scholarly research listed below. For more specific resources, click on the subject desired.
POWER LIBRARY – articles, journals, books, images. Click here to get directions for accessing database at home.
- EBSCO & HW Wilson: extensive searchable databases in everything!
- AP Images: legal & free
- Gale-InfoTrac: Newspapers
- Contemporary Authors Guide
- ProQuest: study & compare trades/industries
Google Scholar – simple way to search for scholarly literature, articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites
Neok12 – videos, games, quizzes, diagrams and puzzles on all subjects
Search Engines – geared more towards academic information
Encyclopedia.com -search several free encyclopedias at once
IPL2 -extensive research by subject
Public Library -lots of online tools
Watch Know Learn – free educational videos in all subjects
- Power Library above: go to EBSCO Publishing eBooks > Science Full Text
- Discovery Kids – not just for the young!
- Arkive – Discover Nature & Wildlife
- National Geographic Education – Students
- National Geographic Education – Teachers
- Science360 Video
- Smithsonian Channel
HISTORY (SOCIAL STUDIES)
- CIA World Factbook -facts and figures on every country
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Have Fun With History
- Bible Hub
- Christian Classics Ethereal Library
- World Missions Map
- Bible Study Tools
- Christ Notes
- Blue Letter Bible
- Defending Your Faith: The New Defender’s Study Bible