General Sites for Research
Researching & Writing Papers
Owl At Purdue Writing Lab - This explains using MLA and APA format as well as containing general writing instruction.
EasyBib - Automatically format and alphabetize your bibliography. Also includes a section on documenting sources in the text.
About Government - Explore the diversity of web-based information about the federal government. It links to more than 300 sites in the following categories.
Congress Link - Provides information about the U.S. Congress - How it works, its members and leaders, and the public policies it produces.
FirstGov.gov - A directory to U.S. Government Websites
FindLaw - U.S. Supreme Court Center
Sites for Information around the World & US
Internet Sites for Maps
The American History Center
American Memory - a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States.
U.S. History Links From MultNomah County Library
Decades.com - Search timelines by date or by decade
Fasttrack to America's Past - A study guide and review of U.S. History
Eyewitness To History
The History Place
Animal Diversity Web - Online database of animal natural history, distribution, classification, and conservation biology at the University of Michigan.
Bug ID - Online key to identify the order to which an insect belongs
Classification Of Living Things
National Wildlife Federation
Phylogeny Of Life
Tree Of Life - Information about the evolutionary history and characteristics of all groups of organisms.
Net Frog - The Digital Dissection
Center For Disease Control and Prevention - Generel Health information, disease control and prevention, and health for travelers.
Health Central - Medical information and up to date news
FamilyDoctor.org - Health information for the whole family
HealthFinder - Your guide to outstanding health information - sponsored by the U.S. government.
Teens Health - Health information for teens.
Health Information For Teens From The U.S. Food And Drug Administration (FDA).