Reference Links


Visit the Dept. of Energy's student site to learn how to do a 
Home Energy 
Checkup!
U.S. Department of Energy

Compare your eating habits to recommended foods for a healthy you!
Food Pyramid

NBC Learn is a collection of over 18,000 standards-aligned 
resources 
designed for use in the classroom. NBC Learn is only licensed to 
schools 
and universities. 
NBC Learn

Generate citations in MLA, APA, and Chicago style formats for 
your 
bibliography.
Easybib

Find It Virginia is a collection of databases that provide access 
to 
resources such as newspapers, magazine and journal articles, and 
books 
such as encyclopedias. Materials are available for all age ranges 
and 
interests. 
Find it Virginia

Buchanan County Public Library

A free, authoritative reference site--features an encyclopedia, 
atlas,  almanac, dictionary & thesaurus and facts and stats on 
the U.S., world,  government, etc.
http://www.infoplease.com/

Google's free database allows you to search across many 
disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and 
court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, 
online repositories, universities and other web sites -- these 
also include formatted citations.
http://scholar.google.com/

The official College Board site with SAT practice questions, 
registration information, etc.
The site also includes links to information on SAT Subject Tests, 
AP exams, the PSAT/NMSQT, etc.
https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat

Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly 
literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and 
sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from 
academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, 
universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant 
work across the world of scholarly research.

Features of Google Scholar:

Search all scholarly literature from one convenient place
Explore related works, citations, authors, and publications
Locate the complete document through your library or on the web
Keep up with recent developments in any area of research
Check who's citing your publications, create a public author profile
Google Scholar

Resources available at Purdue OWL include citation and writing guides, 
videos, writing resources for individual subjects, research assistance, 
teaching resources and information for theses and dissertations, as of 
2015. The website keeps resources in relation to writing in academia and 
for career planning.
Purdue Owl


Google