Evaluating Information Tutorial
Comprehensive Tutorial from the University of Leeds
Why do you need to evaluate the information you find? How to do it?
Links designed for students by librarians
Meet Your Next Favorite Book
Organizes the Web with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education. Results include further keywords and suggestions.
Age appropriate results.
Librarians Internet Index
Merges the collections of resources from the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians' Internet Index (LII) websites. Hosted by Drexel University's College of Information Science & Technology, and a consortium of colleges and universities with programs in information science.
Culturally diverse booksWordless books by IBBY
IBBY is fundraising around the world for international refugees with an exhibition of wordless books. This link should get you to their honor list of titles. Wordless books are used in a myriad of ways in international school settings.
Useful Clip Art for use in schools
How to find free music for videos
Sample or correctly formatted MLA 7th edition paper
For IB students
IB Extended Essay tips
All kinds of useful Websites especially for IB students, but not only. Includes a summary of the information that each Website provides.
Specialized search engines
Ten search engines that explore the invisible web
Compare results instantly between search engines
Computational Knowledge engine
PubMed comprises more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
Book Suggestions Across Age Groups and Reading Levels
Summer Reading for all grades
British Library - Turning the pages: Historic books digitised
Library of Congress: Rarebooks
Many Books: Some classics from all over the world including Italy
Free Audio Books
Open Culture Audio Books
Simply Audio Books
Lit2Go: MP3 Stories and Poems
7,000+ Free Audio Books and eBook downloads
Convert text to speech!!
World Maps and Navigation Maps
Find your way with Google.
National Geographic Maps
Satellite, street maps and more in this online atlas.
Map collection from University of Texas
A large number of maps of all countries - historic maps also included.
Maps and information on many countries.
Historic Maps and Data
Broer Map Library
Online Historic Maps from all over the world.
Historial Atlas of the 20th Century
Last updated in 2003, but the data included is worth having here.
Historic Maps for students and teachers
University of Oxford - Many historical maps