Useful Links for Students

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

Awesome Library
Organizes the Web with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education. Results include further keywords and suggestions.

Kids Click
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 books

Wordless 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

Grab all
Compare results instantly between search engines

Wolfram Alpha
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

Historical Fiction


Aussie Reviews

Summer Reading for all grades

Free E-Books

Open Library

British Library - Turning the pages: Historic books digitised

Library of Congress: Rarebooks

Google Books

Project Gutenberg


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

Loyal Books
7,000+ Free Audio Books and eBook downloads

Convert text to speech!!

World Maps and Navigation Maps

Google 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

Bodleian Library
University of Oxford - Many historical maps

Secondary School Library Hours
Monday – Wednesday 8.30 – 16:45
Thursday - Friday 8:30 – 15:30

Secondary School Online Catalog

Suggested Summer Reading List

Research and Citation Tools

Useful Links for Students

Useful Links for Teachers


Ms. Marta Rahm 
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