Resource Sites

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Online Reference Sites


World Book Online
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ABC-CLIO - Social Studies

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Gale Databases - Science

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Ask for Kids
A kid-friendly search engine.

Library Spot

A great information place.

Microsoft's Encarta Online
A good starting point for research.

Let's Find Out
Knowledge Adventure's on-line encyclopedia.

Merriam-Webster Online
The full text of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Collegiate Thesaurus.
This site has a dictionary, a translator, and much more.
FactMonster is a fun, fact-filled site.

KidSpace @ The Internet Public Library

Library of Congress Country Studies

The single best source for facts.

The CIA World Factbook
Get information about any state or country.

The CIA World Factbook - Reference Maps

Perry-Castaņeda Library Map Collection
Maps of everything and everywhere.

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