Student Online Resources:
and organize information from a variety of resources"
High School Electronic Resources:
- (one time ranking #2 search engine )
Ixquick - Metasearch Engine
HotBot- Since 1995
Ask Jeeves- (one time ranking #1 search engine
Blackle- Same as Google , Green Search Engine- Saves energy Courtesy: Kevin Maravilla (Ms. William's Earth Science Class)
A Search Engine List
Electronic Virtual Reference Collection- **New
Gale Reference Library- Searchable Reference collection (Use Password : eastlake)
R.E.A.L.- Validation of websites. Many websites are fake (deceptive) Try website screening techiniques to check for validity of websites with following.
R = URL(check domain name) E = Examine(Site confirmation- may use "wayback machine" or truncate URL- shown by librarian) A= Authority Who responsible for article or site) L = Links Which links are on the page and is the URL redirecting you)
Website Ownership Checking - Paste URL in the search, to check for the true "owner" of a website
"Wayback Machine " - Website history. Paste URL in to "wayback " search to determine website's period of operation or extistence
Use R.E.A.L. Technique on following site(a made up site to trick the user)
Tree Octopus of the Northwest
FactCheck .org -
University of Pennsylvania's - Political Fact Check
- Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Encyclopedia. Searchable by topic, links appear as outlined
links Warning!- All terms defined with links and examples. Difficult
to determine references but far superior to Google 1 in 10 ratio,
in general. Do not use in citations.You may find terms and definitions
that assist to search in the databases found below.
Internet Public Library-Search web more reliably.
Newseum-Source for World Newspaper Front Pages
Online Medbio Survey
Subscription Database Use vs Google Search and Web Surfing
Comparison between Google and Subscription Database eLibrary(Proquest) Click Here
Web 2.0 Study Tools
Wordle -Word Cloud Study Tool
Google Docs- Use for saving
Google Doc, ppt presentation, on remote server(look ma: no email flash drive, CPU, or discs necessary) Try this : Click Here
Homework Help - (Click
on Tutor.com - Link from
Electronic Reference Desk scroll
down List).This service available for your homework
problems.There is free live homework help provided by tutor.com
trained scholars. Text, audio, and drawings may be used to illustrate
and explain your questions. Write your question down before
starting .Simply click on the live homework icon. Use
usual student school/library student ID with 2365 in front of
the 6 digit ID #(your password). Adults use CVPL library barcode
number. Available at 3:00pm-10:00pm each day. In Spanish on
selected days Sunday- Thursday 3-7 pm (Computer
operating system requires Windows 2000 or higher)
to use the databases:
Databases of Periodical articles should be used the same way
one uses Google or Ask Jeeves. Type a search topic. General
terms or more narrow in scope. Example: "Pets" General
topic= lots of articles. "Pet care" more specific
or a narrow topic = fewer articles, possibly. We currently have several following valuable database sources Proquest, Gale Trial databases with INfotrac High School Level with "Oppposing
Viewpoints", Chula Vista Public Library "General
Reference Center" (This includes Gale with Student ID number as password)
Databases for Titans- (trial) For a limited time please use the most widely used database in U.S. schools, Colleges and Universities. Allows "Peer reviewed" Journal article searching. User: sweetwaterusd Password: trial
Databases - ( trial) feedback appreciated- teachers please email Mr. Merzbacher: Login : california, Pass: orchid
Proquest Onsite Direct Log In
Proquest Database - Proquest Database
Proquest Database -
From Home or other computer. Case sensitive Passwords User name= UPPER CASE (ELKHS) Password
=UPPER CASE(clue - this city)
The number one SUHSD database used by all schools
for ease of use and ability to be used by instructors and students
alike. Allows "Scholarly"Journal article searching. Elibrary-email articles directly, History Study Center and English
Study Center Use personal email,Yahoo,Hotmail etc.
New Passwords for Proquest Feature - User/Pass eastlakehs, welcome. for "My eLibrary", "Timelines",
and more. Must be in Proquest elibrary to use.
(Ask Librarian for assistance)
Vista Public Library Electronic References-
Gale Databases (Navigate to "Article and Research" and "Subject List Articles and Research"then "Homework Help"- High School Level) Valuable article
database (from Gale Infotrac) Use "2365"
followed by your ASB ID number for Infotrac password.
This website has been
complimented by those who have used it.
Gale Database Trial -Periodical Articles, Opposing Viewpoints (New !! Try it now) Password : Our District Name
This online database gives points of view with numerous types
of resources including, in many cases, primary sources(pictures,legal
papers etc.) Great source for articles with a known pro or con
point of view.
These controversial articles on ethical decision making range,
from Capital Punishment and Animal Rights, to Stem Cell research
and Bioengineering. Contains "Primary Resources".
Culture Grams -New!!!
by Proquest Geography and History database. Great introduction
to various world cultures with a very user friendly environment.Click
on the edition of Culturegrams that suits your needs. World
or States. Passwords same as Proquest but second password lower
personal email,Yahoo,Hotmailetc. to
send CultureGrams articles
Public Library of Science- Open Access peer reviewed journal articles - free, "Open Access"
Scholarly Vs Peer Reviewed Journals
Finding Peer Reviewed Articles - CalPoly Library
Peer Reviewed Journals List - PAIS Public Affairs Information Services(A Database produced by Proquest)
A very complete list of directory of resources by subject area.
Free to high school students.
on San Diego-San Diego Union's Online Service includes up
to date news and headlines.
and Dictionaries Online (Unrestricted - Good for definitions and far better than a Google "Definition Search"):
Merrium-Webster Dictionary- Webster Dictionary (Free Online Version)
Online Encyclopedia- Owned by Highbeam and Cenage(a database provider)
Online - Free multilingual dictionary and thesaurus. No pop ups few ads. Compare definitions with
previous disctionary 1913 Webster.
Books Online - Online dictionaries, encyclopedias, databases
of quotations and a thesaurus.
Britannica (1911 Free Edition)
Dictionary - Latin Language Dictionary
Thesaurus- English Thesaurus
Digital Library Database - Reliable Tufts University(recommended for defining obsolete Shakespearian Elizabethan English words and phrases (some))
Shakespeare Insults Dictionary
Banned Books Information
American Library Association Banned Books Page
Top Banned Books of 2007
100 Most Banned Books of the Previous 20 Years
Click Here to Search for Books
Links to Greek and Roman Culture
Greek and Roman Plant Science
Dioscorides Plant Herbals
Greek Roman Gardens
Roman Dining and Food- Public broadcasting , PBS source
What Ancient Greeks Ate
Ancient Culture's Foods-Multnomah College
Roman Military Diet-Roman Military Research Society
**Classics Archive-MIT Site for Roman and Greek Scholars- For biographies and quotes of Julius Caesar's contemporaries.
Shakespeare(See EHS Classes- Chaucer , Shakespeare Links)
Shakespeare's Complete Works
-Resources/Libraries (Most unrestricted)
Vista Public Library Online Catalog:
See which books you can check out, hold, renew at Eastlake
High School or transfer to Eastlake High School from the other
Chula Vista branch libraries. Renew,hold,transfer check book
Vista Public Library Electronic References- Valuable article
database (from Gale Infotrac)
Valuable Electronic Reference Shelf E-Resource, Article database,
Learn - a - test. Use steps outlined below from "Learn a Test".
Index to the Internet
- A reliable directory to internet reference sites. A list on
web pages of every major library. All content areas. California
State Library and UC Berkeley donors.
of Pennsylvania E-Resources
E-resources University of Pennsylvania Libraries
University of Pennsylvania Online Books- Unrestricted Books
full text online.
University of Pennsylvania Library Web Page
A Test- CVPL users Practice test taking page. Hassle-free,
timed tests. Includes: SAT sample exams. AP sample exams. Many
Includes test taking strategies and skill building.
Use you Eastlake High School ASB Student ID number preceded
by #2365 as your "Username" then 6 digit birthdate
as password or another that you make up and cant forget.
AVID/SAT Test Prep Site-
- CVPL subscription users (ELH students) source for Biographies.
Use 23650000_ _ _ _ _ _ (your 6 digit ID # )
Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Sources of Information:
Sources Definition-University of California Berkeley Library
resource. *If information is being reported at the time of the
event it is primary.
Sources Definition - UCLA Library Resources on primary source
references. Many links to primary sources with examples.
Primary Source Links
American History Primary Sources from United States Library of Congress
Revolution of 1956
-Primary, primary, primary.The origin of the term "Freedom
Fighters" was by Time Magazine in 1956. They referred to
the defense of Budapest. A.K.A. THe Hungarian Revolutionaries.
The entire Olympic Team Defects to Australia. The Water Polo
Team crushes the Soviets in Sydney and moves to New York. The
U.S. had the opportunity to rescue the Hungarians from Soviet
military attack and Soviet Communism in the Capitol of Budapest.
Did the U.S. have its hands tied? This page is one of extreme
pride, by the Post Cold War Hungarians, and covers their challenge
to all the super powers and subsequent fight for autonomy. Numerous
primary sources. In particular, photographs of Soviet Tegla
tanks destroyed by children. See archived photographs.
Guides and Style Manuals:
Check with your teacher to see which reference style they prefer.
Uses bibliographic examples.Cite books, periodicals, websites(URL's)
correctly. Give credit where credit is due. Combat plagiarism.
Proquest Style Manual (MLA,APA) PDF - contains citation examples for multimedia formats frequently used in your report or powerpoint presentations.
APA Style Guide-University of Maryland, has citations for electronic graphics- examples.
Comprehensive sets of examples on citations and reference lists.
Mira Costa College Library)
Style -Bibliographic Examples (Courtesy of University of
Pennsylvania Library)One stop citation and reference list guide.
- Similar thorough examples for APA citations and references
(Courtesy Mira Costa College Library)
Style - Other online sources for research citations. How
to make your bibliography or reference list for reports and
research papers. (Courtesy of University of Pennsylvania Library)
Style -Courtesy Purdue University OWL Project
Cited For You - Automatic
citation generation. Check with instructor for approval.
Scholarly Journals Vs Peer Reviewed Journals
Proquest Lists of Peer Reviewed Journals - List identified by Proquest CSA of Peer Reviewed Journals
ERIC Journals Indexed in ERIC- Education Resource Information Center lists journal informaton including peer review status
Scholarly Vs Peer Reviewed Journals - From CalPoly, John F. Kennedy Library, San Luis Obispo. The differences and how to find them. While not all scholarly journals go through the peer-review process, it is usually safe to assume that a peer-reviewed journal is also scholarly.(Check with Proquest and ERIC Lists above)
Eastlake High School SAT Test Preparation
Blogspot for AVID Students-
Eastlake High School Avid Blog
for Scientific Literacy- Based
in La Jolla with resources available locally.
Diego Super Computer
- This is a link to the education component of University of
California's Super Computer Program.
Information Science-University of Michigan
Health and medical related information. Very easy to use. (National
Institute of Health)
National Institute of health database of articles on current
Topics Database from Medline (National Institute of Health)
Poisoning,Toxicology and Environmental Hazards Page
General Biology and Human Anatomy-
University of Arizona Site
Agricultural Online Access-From National Agricultural Library.Journal
articles, book chapters, short reports, and reprints. Good for
Biological science references.
or National Technical Information Service- Provides information.
This is the largest central resource for government-funded scientific,
technical, engineering, and business related information available
today.Inventions and researh described.
Jepson Flora Project:
California Vascular Plants - Contains
lists and distribution maps of the California plants covered
by the Jepson Manual. This complete book is in the reference
section of the library also. Identify any California native
plant or wildflower.
of Life Database - contains
descriptions of over 1,000,000 species considered to be about
1/2 of estimated world's species , complete catalog estimated
catalog system. Short segments of individual species DNA to
clssify the entire "Catalog of Life"
- Supercomputer classroom biochemistry activity requires "flash".
Computer based lesson plans.
Medical Biology and Health
Medical Pathways Wikispaces
Medline Medical Dictionary -National Institute of Health, Medical Dictionary
Complete Blood Count (CBC)-Normal levels. National Institute of Health
Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP) - Normal Levels and Ranges . (NIH
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP) - Normal levels. (American Association of Clinical Chemistry)
Normal Laboratory Test Result(ranges)-Many common tests- Rush University Medical School
Livestrong Health SiteLance armstrong Foundation- Commercial site but statistics from reliable sources
Earth Sciences / Environment Pages :
Ecosystems , Food Chains, Food Webs, Global Warming
Alderson ELH Earth Science Wiki Page-
Merzbacher Global Warming Links - PBS NOW Series
Heat Over Global Warming From Now Series
New Christian Perspective
Redford Interviews on "Green Business"
Emission Impossible ?
National Campaign to Control Climate
Interview with Bill McKibben
PBS Other Global Warming Sources
e2 Energy Pt 6 pt Series Overview
PBS Newshour: The Global Warming Debate
PBS Extra: Global Warming Linked to Humans
Climate Change and Global Warming
Definition : Global Warming/Climate Change-
Climate Change Description Wikipedia-
Summary of Ice Core Evidence for Global Warming-
Earthguide- Earthguide Educational Sources for Earth Sciences
Greenhouse Effect- Diagram and text -Government of New Zealand EOC 2-#5
Dept of Energy Greenhouse Effect- Anthropogenic Effects= Enhanced Greenhouse Effect
Greenhouse Political Controversy- Woodrow Wilson Foundation perspective(commentary)
Response to Anthropogenic Contrarian View to Global Warming- Monthly Review Perspective(commentary)
Effect of Greenhouse on Bird Populations-
Effect of Greenhouse on the Pika- National Wildlife Federation
Biomes, Ecosystems - Global and Californian
El Nino - NOAA site
EOC 2- #9
El Nino Definition - NOAA
EOC 2- #9
World Ocean Currents-
From "The Weather Doctor" Dr. Keith Heidorn, Canadian meteorologist.
EOC # 6
World Ocean Currents- USC (simple explanation)
EOC # 6
Oceanography- Ekman Currents, World Ocean current circulation
EOC # 6
Rubber Ducks to Study Global Warming:- source Online Times, News International
Descriptions , images links, of world biomes EOC 2 #8
Biomes UCB- EOC 2 #8
Biomes (WWF) - World
Mediterranean Ecosystems -
Focuses on"Mediterranean" or Coastal Sagebrush and
Chaparral Ecosystems but reveals the other biomes (Deciduous
and Coniferous Forest , Deserts and Grasslands), that are
part of our diverse local terrestrial and climatalogical environment.
-SDSU web based project, k-8 may adapt to k-12
Comprehensive site (Marietta College)
Definitions, food chain, food web, and basic example.
Deep Sea Ecosystems(Deep Sea Food Chains)
- Courtesy Monterey Bay Aquarium
and Biomes -
EOC 2 #8
Climate Zones - NOAA
Atmospheric Circulation and Meteorology - Effects of Pressure on Wind Direction, WInd Energy
Energy Information Administration - Wind Energy
EOC 2 # 7
Energy Information Administration - U.S. Wind Map
EOC 2 # 7
Coriolis Effects and Global Wind Patterns- Environmental Literacy Council
EOC 2 # 7
Global Wind Patterns- New Media Studio (Non Profit based in Santa Barbara)
EOC 2 # 7
Air Pressure and Wind-
EOC 2 # 7
Sea vs Land Breeze - Air Pressure and Wind-
EOC 2 # 7
Ozone Layer in Atmosphere - Definition , Benefits , Problems with loss of Ozone Layer
EOC 2 #3
Ozone Layer - NOAA
EOC 2 #3
Air Composition (Atmosphere)
Atmosphere Composition EOC #2
Atmosphere Composition -Atmospheric Change over time
Why Are Estuaries Important ?
Nutrient Cycles ,Carbon Cycle
Carbon Cycle -NASA site Earth and Atmospheric Interactions EOC 2 # 11
Carbon Cycle and Volcanoes
- UCLA Site EOC 2 # 11
Carbon Cycle Annual Model
-Quantitative Movement of Carbon Through Atmosphere EOC 2 # 11
Carbon BioGeocehmical Modeling -Interactive Site from USGS
Carbon Emmissions Poster U.S. Gov and Strategies for Remediation -
NOAA(National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration) U.S. Government Scientists
Nutrient and Biogeochemical Cycles - University of Wisconsin
EOC 2 # 11
Monterey Bay Aquarium's list of your favorite fish and whether
they are endangered and if the habitat is harmed while fishing
for them, including endangered Sharks.
Fish and Game
- Source of data, statistics, graphs, images of fish and wildlife.
Find publications links valuable free resource. Check "Marine"
links. Shark!!!!What is the likelihood
of shark attacks in California ? What were the circumstances
surrounding the 6/14/59 consumption of a diver, whole, by
a White Shark at La Jolla Cove ? Data from 1926 - 2004.
Dept. of Fish and Game Bulletins - Archived (historic)
data and brochures dating back to the failure of the Sardine
industry on Cannery Row at Monterey, California (1930's)and
before. Did the multi million dollar Sardine population industry
return after the 1930's ?
Good source of information for California and San Diego's vanishing
Cal Photos -
Berkeley electronic library database with most of Californias
6000 + native wildflowers with photographs. Courtesy of Brother
Brousseau. What is a California Native Plant ?
San Diego Natural History Museum -Award
Another great resource. This is for every local environmental
resource imaginable. Answer
Where do Bobcat's hangout after the largest fire in San Diego
Why are there so many Crows eating the leftovers at Eastlake
What will become of the burnt areas after the 2003 wildfires
in San Diego County?
Why native rattlesnakes on schoolgrounds or suburbs should not
be needlessly harmed.
Diego Plant Atlas- An
interactive science resource to participate in field biology(botany)
and identify plants and locate them in any location in San Diego
County and in any community.Please check
Links and very cool E-aquarium. Live sharks etc. Important information
on issues. For example: Most sharks are killed solely for their
fins, while the rest of the shark is thrown overboard as waste.
Avoid shark by products. Many shark species are overfished,
since fishermen in most regions are legally permitted to overfish
Chula Vista Nature Center
USGS Home Page- United
States Geologic Survey Home Page
USGS GlossaryU.S.National Park Service Home Page-
USGS Geology Site- Student,
interactive site for rock types and more.
Rock Types- Characteristics
Sedimentary Rock - Cascades National Park
Characteristics and Rock Features of Capitol Reef National Park - National Park Service
Glacier National Park -Natural Features of Glacier National Park
Glacier National Park Fossil Ages -Fossils of Glacier National Park
Formation of Sedimentary Rock -University of Wisconsin
Shoreline Erosion at Shinnecock Inlet -
Pictorial History of Shinnecock Inlet(Beginning 1938 Hurricane )- Pictorial History of Shinnecock Inlet
(Sand , and Sand Dunes)
Great Lakes Dunes -Great Lakes Information Network
(Research iniversity of Michigan)
Dune Studies and Conservation -Dune Studies State of Michigan DEQ
Report on Great Lake Dunes History
- Lake Michigan Federation
Creeping Joe Dune News 1902
Dune Mining - University of Michigan
Dune Restoration -Environmental Protection Agency
Icelandic Volcanoes(USGS) - Heimaey Eruption and Others
Heimaey Exerpt(USGS) Reports, links and Account of Events of 1973 Eruption
Island Formation - Description of each major island type.
Plate Tectonics, Plate Techtonics Maps
USGS Plate Techtonics Site- EOC 2 # 10
Paleomap- Paleomap Project EOC 2 # 10
Pacific Rim Earthquake Activity- IRIS- Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology. IRIS is a consortium of over 100 US universities to collect seismic data.
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
- Regional Seismic Activity, Regional Maps, USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
USGS Seismicity Maps - Specific regional maps by All World Regions and countries, Click on country/region, * important - click on seismicity map link.
Real Time Earthquake Data 8-30 Day History
- World Maps, Region, Continent, real time data, USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
government site on California earthquakes.
Earthquakes in California -Organization
and access courtesy of Southern California earthquake center
San Francisco's Exploratorium Link.
Home Page USGS - Home
page for USGS site.
earthquake site -Easy
to use image database. Harder to use but very extensive
and interactive site for regional earthquake activity. Can
search 1000's of cities for the history of earthquake activity.
Southern California Earthquake Information
- SCECD (Southern California Earthquake Data Center)
Fault Zones , Fault Zone Maps
Southern California Interactive Fault Map
San Andreas Fault Zone Information- SCECD
Fault Zone Index All Southern California
Sun's Energy from Globio.Org
- Energy Quest- California State Department of Energy
Usable Solar Energy Wiki Answers
Aquaculture and Desalination and Water
World Aquaculture Society
NOAA Aquaculture Site
Aquaculture for Youth and Youth Educators
Aquatic Food Webs/Chains
California Water Resources
EOC 2 # 1
Water Calculator Lab
- National Geographic WebsiteEOC 2 # 1
Water Shortage Issues in California History- UC Berkeley Site.
"Whiskey is for drinkin', water is for fightin' over"--Mark Twain
EOC 2 # 1
Images , History, Real Time warnings and Maps
Asteroid Impact Simulator
JPL NASA Missions Site
History Channel Interactive Planet Page
JPL Planet Page - Jet
Astronomy Resource - Smithsonian
NASA Planet Page-Has
geologic information for planets, remember:
My very educated
just showed us
The Eight Planets.
Hubble Telescope - Space,
and planetary observations
Planetary Geology Site -Arizona
Site for planetary geology
Solar System USGS- LInks to Planets from USGS
Goddard Space Center Missions- Space Missions
Meteorolgy, Climate, and Solar Activity
Climate Model Interactive Activity
EOC 2 # 4
SOHO- Solar and Heliospheric Web Page(NASA)
EOC 2 # 4
European Space Agency- European Space Agency EOC 2 # 4
NOAA SWPC(Space Weather Prediction Center)-Solar Radiation Predictions and tracking EOC 2 # 4
Maximum Medevil Warm Period
- UCAR EOC 2 # 4
- For constructing and modeling molecules.
In progress, from San Diego Supercomputer Program teachers.
Computer based lesson plan.
Science History Timeline and Outline- History
of technology and science from Greeks to Renaissance to modern
Experimental Aircraft Page-
A how to page ** In no way endorsed by this institution or
Academy of Sciences Engineering Link- Projects
and people involved in engineering and the NAS.
and Inventors- Biographies
and descriptions of the people and their inventions.
Index to the Internet- Science,
Technology and Computers.
Home Page- Science
of human measurement. A growing field in engineering for security
checks at airports,military bases, borders and businesses.
Comparison Chart- Compares
accuracy of testing body features for individual differences
States Patent and Trademark Office- Examine
the current patents and inventions. Most involve some kind
of design or engineered devices.
Petroleum Institute Standards Page- Published
standards for various industries such as: Aerospace, Automotive,
Health, Fire Safety and more. Only a catalog of documents
availble for sale. An eye opener for what is expected in a
product design or that a design had to meet a specification.
Jolla Surfing Page -
Comprehensive weather source/and surf predictions. The famous
"buoy data" from , Army corps, Navy. Award winning
since internet inception.
Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration -
main source for weather.
Notes- From U.S. Department of State.These are factual publications
that contain information on all the countries
of the world with which the United States has relations. They
include facts on the country's land, people, history, government,
political conditions, economy, and its relations with other
countries and the United States. (From Aruba to Cuba)
Includes Afganistan and Iraq.
Please note these studies are from the 1990's and maybe outdated.These
were compiled by the U.S.Army The intent of the Series' sponsor
was to focus primarily on lesser known areas of the world or
regions in which U.S. forces might be deployed, the series is
not all-inclusive. At present, 102 countries and regions are
-Page with links used for election purposes and understanding
political processes. Gleaned from SUHSD Librarians (Special
thanks to Mrs. Anderson BVH)
The behind the scenes manipulation of public policies by strategically
marketing their findings to specific decision making groups.
- This is a traditional highly partisan, right wing, think tank
page. Compare with the more recent and more liberal page with
a similar patriotic soundng name.
the American Way - This
organization may have been a response to the organizations,
such as the one preceding this, that arose in the 1970's. Please
compare these and others.
California History Page -ELHS
page (Separate Link) for Cal History
group celebrating the "Californio" era of history in the state
of California. (1820 to 1880's) Page contains numerous links
to California historical resources.
Use resources from "Social Science"
as well (above) i.e .country studies (Maps below)
Planet Travel Guide-Try
this page to obtatin information about travel destinations
Up Travel(Geography Information)-Courtesty
of Mrs. Gamboa's Geography Classes. Cities, capitols, country
facts,culture, economics, history.
World Factbook - Top
country fact, data resource includes maps, statistics, economics,
natural resources, ( Top secret intelligence?)
Social Science Department Teacher Web Annotated Bibliography Web Quest
address and direction finder.
Online Collection from University of Texas (best unrestricted
map site so far
Suess Went to War - Over
400 editorial cartoons created by Theodore Geisel(Dr.Suess)
during 1941-1943 for the New York magazine PM. From UCSD.
Vietnam Research Links for Essays:
Viet Nam Timeline PBS -Information Rich Source PBS (Public Broadcasting Service)
Viet Nam War - Personal Recollections -Primary Sources PBS(Public Broadcasting Service)
The War in Viet Nam: A Story in Photographs- National Archives.
Geneva Peace Accords 1954
-Primary Document. Giving Freedom to People of Viet Nam to Choose Country of Residence.
Vietnam /American War
- Asian Nation Website. Read "about us" for citation information(Author C.N. Lee)
Home To War- Google Book
- Complete online book on Vietnam and returning troops to U.S.,during and following end of war
BBC Viet Nam: History in Images
-Warning some images depict graphic images wartime violence
Viet Nam Veterans Against the War
-Organization Founded in 1967
Viet Nam Veterans of America
- Organiztation Founded in 1978
- Founded 1994 Letters posted
Viet Nam Washington Memorial
Geneology Research Tool
Searchable by topic, links appear as outlined links. All terms
defined with links and examples. Valuable research tool.
Renaissance- Renaissance Sources, Novels about the period.
IPL Philosophy Encyclopediae
Sites covering philosophical terms, such as order, chaos,
idealism, paganism, christianity, ethics etc. (Specific Search
IPL Humanities Sites - Includes
links such as: literary criticisms and philosophy. General
humanities and philosophy.
Stanford University Online Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Beowulf Site (Links) -University
of Reno (Library Edited)
Early Literature Sites: Internet Public Library-
Links from Internet Public Library. Pre-1500's
Scandanavian Traditions, Personality of the Hero, Origin And
Antiquity of the Poem, the Religious Element -
from Bartleby.com, Great Books Online.
Heroic Age - Journal
of Early Medievel Northwestern Europe (Beowulf Edition)
Articles on the anonymous work.
Study Guide -George
Town University Beowulf Study Guide
Christian Society in England -
Customs and practices of Early England.
(Brittania Internet Magazine)
Medievel History Guide - A
professors lecture series, Meredeth College. Steven Kreis
Medievel Riddles : Grendels Killer -
University of New Mexico English History Site.
of Toronto Links to Medievel Sites.
Medievel SourceBook- Bibiography Only.
Washington State University Site
Saxon England -
University of San Francisco. Not accurately cited.
Beowulf Class- UC
Berkeley Western European class Home Page (With California
Standards) Beowulf Links.
Beo Links - Many
valuable links. Examine each link to determine authority and
Critcisms Database - From Internet Public Library
Illustrated Beowulf -A
joke "slide show".The Cookie Monster as Grendel.
London Page - Devoted
to Jack London and offers full text writings, correspondence,
postcards, manuscripts and photos relating to this California
on San Diego-San Diego Union's Online Service includes up
to date news and headlines.
and Employment Forecasts:
Outlook Handbook- U.S. Department of Labor . Bureau of
Labor Statistics. Find out about a specific occupation.
(Finding the books you want to read)
Library Association Best Book Picks with summaries for
Booklists 2002 (2003 List coming in 2004)
-Recommended book lists for teens.
Angst Books (Maintained by Cathy Young)
from Vanderbilt University Book recommendations
Review Web Pages (galore)Teacher Education Sites:
Booklists: Reviews of new books in many genres and electronic
American Library Association
(students are free to access these as well):
Literacy Standards - A
useful page on exploring the reasons we have content standards
and what they are in the school library and how these standards
reach accross the curriculum.
Sweetwater Media Services Media Catalog - Media
Center Catalog with all titles and their descriptions. Contains
search tool. See library/textroom for request forms
SDCOE Home Page -
San Diego County Department of Education Home Page
K-12 Resources- Information
rich links and resources for all subject areas from San Diego
County Department of Education
Subject area Frameworks, Content and Standards for all classes.
Used as guidelines for SUHSD standards and EOC exams.
Resources in education
in education from California Department of Education. Funding,Grants,Demographics,Calendar.
access to the latest educational research information by providing
a free interface to the ERIC Database on our Web site. The
ERIC Database is produced with public funding by the U.S.
Department of Education. Citations found in the Database are
therefore in the public domain and may be freely copied and
re-distributed without express permission. This includes posting
citations on Web sites created by other individuals or agencies.
by UCSD Supercomputer Education Department. Ready for use
Library Research (Colorado 1989)- This research indicates
a correlation between student acheivement on standardized
testing ,in particular, and well staffed and funded School
Library Media Centers.The research was compiled from Colorado
schools by Colorado state librarian Lance Curry and others.
Library Research (Alaska, Pennsylvania and Colorado 2000/2001)
A similar recent study, but building upon the preceding one,
from three state School Library Media Centers. In all three
states the level of development of the library media program
was a predictor of student performance and data on staffing
levels correlated with test scores. Several variables were
controlled for, that were not in the previous studies, increasing
its validity. In both Pennsylvania and Colorado, additional
data on collections and expenditures were predictive of improved
Web Page Evaluation - This is for evaluating
web page as resource (as opposed to web page design separate