Resources for Research
411 Direct- State of Florida Phone and other Information - http://www.state.fl.us/411direct/
Ask Jeeves - http://aj.com/
Ask Jeeves a question about business, travel, fun, shopping, or health and get a quick answer.
Biography - http://www.biography.com./
Britannica Online - http://www.britannica.com
You can now access Britannica Online for FREE! The site opens with links to the day's top news events. It organizes web sites, magazines, books, and even the complete Encyclopaedia Britannica for students and educators online. Also included is the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. It's great for learning what's on the web and starting on students' research papers.
CIA World Factbook 1998 - http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/
The Copyright Website - http://www.benedict.com/
This site endeavors to provide real world, practical, and relevant copyright information of interest to infonauts, netsurfers, webspinners, content providers, musicians, appropriationists, activists, infringers, outlaws, and law abiding citizens.
NoteStar is an Internet utility to assist in the preparation of research papers. Teachers and students can set up research projects with topics and sub-topics. Students may then take advantage of NoteStar's many features to collect and organize their notes and prepare their bibliography page.
Youth Express - http://www.yexpress.org/
A web site reporting on current events, opinions and editorials for 10 to18 year olds.
Education World Research Resources - http://db.education-world.com/perl/browse?cat_id=541
I've mentioned Education World before. On this page, they provide links to lots of resources for research.
Encarta Online - http://www.encarta.msn.com/EncartaHome.asp
Free access is given to the 16,000 articles that make up the concise version of Encarta.
Owners of the Encarta CD Deluxe Encyclopedia or subscribers ($44.95/year) can access
40,000 articles plus the Encarta Online Library with one million articles from
newspapers and magazines.
Holgate Research Center - http://www.nwoca.org/~hol_www/research.html
This school district's web site features this research center which is a good resource for classroom and home assignments.
InfoPlease - http://www.infoplease.com/
This site provides everything you usually find in an almanac. It includes almanacs, dictionaries, and
Merriam-Webster - http://www.m-w.com/
Links to online reference materials.
Today@nasa.gov - http://www.nasa.gov/today/index.html
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