Resources for School Projects (Alphabetical List)

Biography in Context

Biography In Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information.

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Britannica Escolar

La búsqueda consolidada de Britannica Escolar hace que sea más fácil encontrar el contenido que necesita. Usted puede elegir entre una variedad de tipos de contenido, que incluye los artículos, las imágenes y los videos. Además, se puede hacer la búsqueda por orden alfabético, biografía, tema, grupo animal o su hábitat, o lista de videos educativos.

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Britannica Online Public Library Edition

Welcome to the NEW Britannica Library: The Award-Winning Resource for Children and Adults

Easy to use, and easy to find trusted information.

Discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, e-books, and other learning resources.

Britannica Online Public Library Edition
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CIA World Factbook

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, a World Oceans map, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map.

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Credo Online Reference Service

Credo Online Reference Service offers a combination of articles, multimedia, full-text books, and more, covering every major subject from Accounting to Art History, and from Shakespeare to Einstein.

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Free Mass. RMV Permit Practice Tests

Start Your FREE 2016 MA RMV Permit Practice Test Now: These MA practice tests are good for the permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test. The written part of those tests in Massachusetts is the same.

Free Mass. RMV Permit Practice Tests
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Global Issues In Context

Designed to support global awareness, Global Issues In Context ties together a wealth of authoritative content that empowers students to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world from a non-U.S. perspective.

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Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health & Wellness Resource Center from Gale provides integrated access to medical, statistical, health, and related information, and delivers up-to-date reference material, as well as full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources. A single search brings together reference sources, periodicals, pamphlets, news, and multimedia items, organized into tabs that let you easily find the type of information you are seeking.

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Literature Resource Center

Literature Resource Center offers up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Its materials support interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy, and the development of critical thinking skills.

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Mango Languages

Mango Languages teaches real-world communication skills that you'll actually need, broken down into small, bite-sized chunks; then challenges you to build them back up into full sentences.

Mango's interactive words, pronunciation helpers, and voice comparison technology gives you everything you need to perfect your accent. Audio can be heard slow and articulate, or at a faster conversational pace.

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NoveList

NoveList is a comprehensive readers' advisory solution for fiction lovers. With an intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList answers the question: What should I read next?

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Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills, and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions.

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Research in Context

Research in Context is an approachable resource for middle grade students who are ready for more advanced research for their school assignments, and  is cross-disciplinary in nature—spanning literature, science, social studies, and U.S. and world history.

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Science in Context

Science In Context is an engaging online resource providing contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. By integrating authoritative, curriculum-aligned reference content with headlines and videos, Science In Context draws students into the subject matter, showing how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues, from weather patterns to obesity.

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U.S. History In Context

Aligned to state and national curriculum standards, U.S. History In Context provides a complete overview of our nation’s past that covers the most-studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, and people. Comprehensive, contextual, media-rich information is provided on topics ranging from the arrival of Vikings in North America, to the stirrings of the revolution, through to the Civil Rights movement, 9/11, and the War on Terror. An always-intuitive experience supports the development of critical thinking and information literacy skills.

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World History In Context

Aligned to state and national curriculum standards, World History In Context provides an overview of world history that covers the most-studied events, periods, cultures, civilizations, religions, conflicts, wars, ideologies, cultural movements, and people.

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