Library: Websites



Public Agenda: Helping Americans Explore Today's Issues
Controversial Issues: More Information
Professional Citation Lookup
Reference, Facts, News - Free and Family-friendly Resources
Health Information from the National Library of Medicine
Quotes, Poems, Novels, Classics and hundreds more
The Biography Channel - Bios Search
Find the best book reviews, book awards, online texts, reading lists, author and publisher information, book stores, book news, book events and more
Cambridge Dictionary Online: Free English Dictionary and Thesaurus
Information You Can Trust
Merriam - Webster Online
Webgrammar's Free Tips: References, Grammar, Editing, Spelling, Design, Marketing, and Typograph
Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Artcyclopedia is an index of online museums and image archives: find where the works of over 8000 different fine artists can be viewed online


Great Websites!

Reference sites and databases

Library Online Resources
The Internet Public Library - enough said
Annenberg Videos - For teachers to use in class or for students to use as a tutoring video.  Anyone can sign up.  All subjects covered.  Amazing resource!
everything (and how to get to everything) in current reference
Unbelievable grammar resource
Everything in books and authors
The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University
Best source I have found for writing

Audio and Written Books to Download (Free or Cheap as Free)
FREE audiobooks in the public domain (meaning older, classic works)
FREE written book downloads in the public domain
audiobook downloads (cheaper than buying in a store)
Great books online.

To Tell the Truth!
PLEASE consult this website before spreading or forwarding any Internet rumors.  This is a site that dispels lies and truth-stretches.

For Teachers
Teachers can use this site to make up rubrics.
Great lessons!

Earth, Wind, and Fire Sites for Science
Volcano World
National Earthquake Information Center
Tornado Project Online
National Hurricane Center

Government Sites
The Census Bureau
Lots of interesting data
State and local government on the web
Trusted health information

Public Agenda

For Fun!
Online magazine of Southern Culture