Online resource links:
General Research (all subjects)
The following sites have been recommended by departments or by high school librarians for your research needs:
Multicultural and Ethnic Resources
Choose Latin Ameria This fun, colorful site introduces Latin American culture and history. You can choose from topics as diverse as holidays, animals, ancient beliefs and rituals, and many more. Also features interactive pictures, maps, and feedback from kids. Good for a quick introduction to the region, or just to browse!
http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/firstladies/ - A White House Historical Association site with pictures and biographies of the U.S. First Ladies, from Martha Washington to Laura Bush.
http://www.thehistorymakers.com/ -"The HistoryMakers is a national, 501(c)(3) non-profit educational institution committed to preserving, developing and providing easy access to an internationally recognized, archival collection of thousands of African American video oral histories." "The HistoryMakers represents the single largest archival project of its kind in the world, outdistancing the existing video oral history collections of New York’s Schomburg Library and the Birmingham Civil Rights Museum. The HistoryMakers is unique among these other collections of African American heritage, because of its massive scope." Persons profiled include artists, politicians, sports figures, scientists, entertainers, and much more.
General Arts & Humanities
Latin I textbook: Ecce Romani
History - Social Studies
- http://www.amnh.org/education/resources/rfl.php - American Museum of Natural History - Features Biology, Ecology, Earth Science, etc.
- http://www.si.edu/ - Smithsonian Institute site
- http://www.fnal.gov/ - Fermi National Accelerator site
- http://almaz.com/ - Nobel Prize winners
- http://crux.astr.ua.edu/4000WS/4000WS.html - Women in science
- http://www.nap.edu/collections/womeninscience/ - Women in science
- http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/ - Women in science
- http://womenshistory.about.com/ - Women in science
- http://cwp.library.ucla.edu/ - Women in science
- http://www.bios.niu.edu/ - Women in science
- http://www.super-science-fair-projects.com/high-school-science-fair-projects.html - Science fair
- http://www.all-science-fair-projects.com/ - Science fair
- http://www.science-projecr.com/dr.shawnsideabank.shtml -Science fair
http://www.vatican.va - Vatican
· http://www.almaz.com/nobel/women.html - Women Nobel Prize Laureates
· http://www.nwhp.org/ - National Women's History Project
· http://school.discovery.com/schooladventures/womenofthecentury - famous women of each decade