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EbscoHost Subscription Database
Full Text Magazine Articles. You can choose to search from one or a number of EBSCO databases, including General Reference, Biographies, Health, Business, and Current Events.
Discovering Collection Subscription Database
In-depth reference content for Literature, History, Biographies, Science, and Social Studies for grades K-12.
Facts on File Subscription Database
Facts on File is a collection of databases highlighting science, geography, history, health, and multicultural sources. It also has a career guidance section.
Multnomah County Library Homework Helpers
Try these great homework helpers from Multnomah County Library. Includes dozens of subjects!
Art History Resources on the Web
From prehistoric art to the 21st century, and all around the world.
Art encyclopedia where you can browse or search for an artist and their art.
Wilson Web Biography Plus Illustrated Subscription Database
Wilson Biographies contains the full text of the articles from more than 100 volumes of biographical reference books.
Contemporary Authors Subscription Database
Biographical information on 112,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters.
covers more than 28,000 notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day.
NoveList Plus Subscription Database
Fiction and nonfiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and more for over 120,000 fiction titles. Also includes Author Read-alikes, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Feature Articles
Camden County Library Pathfinder: Literary Criticism
Camden County Library Pathfinder: Literary Criticism - Shakespeare
Cliff Notes with a sense of humor.
The Elements of Style
The classic by William Strunk.
MLA Bibliography Composer
A+ Research and Writing for High School and College Students
Includes a step by step guide, hints for finding information on the web and at the library, and links to other great sources.
TOPICsearch Subscription Database
Allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.
Opposing Viewpoints Subscription Database
A complete one-stop source for information on social issues. Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.
This Day in History
The World Factbook
Includes information on every country in the world.
Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world. (Opens in new window.)
Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids
Separate sections for grades 6-8 and grades 9-12.
Flags of the World
The Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Subscription Database
For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. The database contains various images and offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Find out who said it, and where.
Translating dictionaries for 63 languages.
Use this site to get a translation where you can get the "gist" of foreign language text and web pages. For an exact translation you'll need an interpreter!
Easy to use -- and an easy to remember URL.
Dictionary of Difficult Words
If an ordinary dictionary doesn't have it....
Another way to say it...
What's the story behind all those gods and goddesses?
Science Reference Center - from EBSCO Subscription Database
Browse or search within categories: applied sciences, earth sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, astronomy or scientists. Subscription Database
A virtual chemistry textbook for high school students.
Human Anatomy Online
Evaluating Internet Information (from Johns Hopkins University)