Online Reference Links

ART

Art on the Net

Visit artists studios and roam their galleries

http://art.net/

 

ArtCyclopedia

Great resource for information regarding artists and art terms.

http://www.artcyclopedia.com/

 

Louvre Museum

The world famous Louvre Museum's home page. Take a virtual tour. See some of the world's great art treasures!

http://www.louvre.fr/louvrea.htm

 

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester

World class exhibits housed locally in Rochester.

http://mag.rochester.edu/

 

World Wide Arts Resources

View art exhibits from around the world.

http://www.wwar.com/

 

Business

American Savings Education Council

Information on financial tools to encourage young people to invest and save.

http://www.asec.org/

 

U.S. Department of Labor

Provides labor statistics.

http://www.dol.gov/

 

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Information regarding stocks and bonds.

http://www.sec.gov/

 

Career Magazine

Online magazine for career resources.

http://www.careermag.com/

 

Career Toolkit

Career interest quiz, look for jobs, create a resume.

http://www.myfuture.com/

 

English

Britannia

King Arthur site. Explore texts, bios, etc.

http://www.britannia.com/history/h12.html

 

Internet Movie Database

Complete resource of films, actors, directors, etc.

http://www.imdb.com/

 

MLA Style Page

MLA documentation style.

http://www.mla.org/www_mla_org/style/style_index

 

Literary Criticism

Search for literary criticism on the Internet Public Library web site.

http://www.ipl.org/div/litcrit/

 

Internet Public Library

Online library resources.

http://www.ipl.org/

 

Project Gutenberg

Full text works of famous authors.

http://promo.net/pg/

 

Quotations

Search for quotations by topic, author, etc.

http://www.quoteland.com/

 

Literature.Org

An amazing source for full text online literature.

http://www.literature.org/

  

World of Education

Resources for teachers and students.

http://www.educationworld.net/

 

About Poetry

Poets, poetic styles, various time periods.

http://poetry.about.com/

 

International Library of Poetry

Search by poet for poems, etc.

http://www.poetry.com/

 

Dr. Grammar

Grammar resources, word origins fun with words, etc.

http://www.drgrammar.org/

 

Grammar Slammer

Style and usage, capitalization, abbreviations, letter writing, etc.

http://englishplus.com/grammar/

 

Foreign Language

Spanish.Language & Culture

Spanish grammar exercises mixed with informative cultural information.

Http://www.colby.edu/~bknelson/SLC/index.php

 

CNN

CNN news stories in Spanish

http://www.cnnespanol.com/

 

Destination 360

Facts, culture and more about France.

Http://www.destination360.com/europe/france/history.php

 

Government Agencies

U.S. House of Representatives

Official website. Locate and e-mail your representative and examine

legislative issues

http://www.house.gov/

 

U.S. Senate

Official website. Track legislation and communicate with your Senators.

http://www.senate.gov/

 

Health

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

General overviews of diseases and other health related topics. Statistics

and links to other health organizations.

http://www.cdc.gov/health/diseases.htm

 

Webmd

Health and medical news; up-to-date medical reference

http://www.webmd.com/

 

In the Mix/Drug Abuse/Altered States

Current statistics, much more.

http://www.pbs.org/inthemix/shows/show_drug_abuse.html

 

Family Doctor

Nutrition, resources and information on prevention and disease.

http://www.familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/children/teens.html

 

Math

Math in Daily Life

How numbers affect every day decisions.

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/dailymath/

 

Mathematical Moments

The role of math in other subject areas.

http://www.ams.org/ams/mathmoments.html

 

Music

Music Notes

Created by high school students as part of a Think Quest project.

http://library.thinkquest.org/15413/

 

Sibley Music Library Eastman School of Music

Numerous music and general reference resources.

http://www.esm.rochester.edu/sibley/

 

Classical Music Classical Net

Composers, links, periods.

http://www.classical.net/

 

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

A treasure trove of anything related to Rock Music.

http://www.rockhall.com/

 

Physical Education

Just Move

American Heart Association health and fitness assistance.

http://www.justmove.org/

 

PE CENTRAL

Health and PE teacher information

http://www.pecentral.org/

 

Shape Up America

Calorie counting, menu planning, fitness planning center

http://www.shapeup.org/

 

Science

Earth Science Databases

Earth science references

http://www.il-st-acad-sci.org/kingdom/geo001.html

 

Earth Science Links

Link to earthquakes, maps, fossils, minerals and more

http://geology.about.com/?once=true&

 

Exploratorium

Online museum of science, art and human perception

http://www.exploratorium.edu/

 

Kids' Astronomy

Space Exploration, Solar System, teacher resources

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/

 

Exploring the Environment

Activities and links for earth science, space, etc

http://www.cotf.edu/ete/

 

Earth Science and Geology Links

Earth science and geology links by category

http://www.chipr.sunysb.edu/eserc/Janet/links.html

 

Ithaca is Gorges. Why?

Formation of rocks in the Finger Lakes and more

http://www.priweb.org/ed/finger_lakes/nystate_geo4.html

 

National Geographic Map Machine

Atlas, street maps, themes, historical maps

http://plasma.nationalgeographic.com/mapmachine/

 

Interactive Weather Information Network

U.S. National Weather graphics intensive site

http://iwin.nws.noaa.gov/iwin/graphicsversion/bigmain.html

 

Weather

The forces that affect our weather

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/weather/

 

NASA

Aeronautics and space exploration

http://www.nasa.gov/externalflash/nasa_gen/

 

Chemical Elements

Interactive periodic table of elements.

http://www.chemicalelements.com/

 

The National Air and Space Museum

Smithsonian Gallery of the history of aviation and space flight

http://www.nasm.si.edu/

 

The Nine Planets

Multimedia tour of the Solar System

http://www.seds.org/nineplanets/nineplanets/

 

Windows to the Universe

Space and Earth related sites and links

http://www.windows.ucar.edu/

 

Social Studies

Feudal Life

Life in the Middle Ages

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/middleages/feudal.html

 

Art History Lessons

A simple little site that deals with art through the ages.

http://www.historylink101.com/lessons/index.htm

 

Global Issues

Up to the minute listings and stories of social, political, economic and

environmental issues that affect us all.

http://www.globalissues.org/

 

Life of Harriet Tubman

Life in slavery, escape to Canada, role in underground railroad, life in Auburn, NY

http://www.nyhistory.com/harriettubman/life.htm

 

Museum of Ancient Inventions

View pictures and read about these functional objects

http://www.smith.edu/hsc/museum/ancient_inventions/home.htm

 

Exploring Ancient World Cultures

Links to many related resources

http://eawc.evansville.edu/

 

Medieval History

Medieval children, knights, castles and more.

http://historymedren.about.com/?once=true&

 

Illustrated History of the Roman Empire

A comprehensive site of Ancient Roman History

http://www.roman-empire.net/

 

What are Mummies?

Activities and descriptions related to creating a mummy.

http://www.si.umich.edu/CHICO/mummy/what.html

 

Collapse

Why do civilizations fall?

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/collapse/

 

Countries of the World

History, geography and economy of ninety-one countries.

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/collapse/

 

History Teacher Net

NYS Regents Global History review questions, quizzes, etc.

http://historyteacher.net/

 

What Came To Be Called "America"

America from 1492 to the present.

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/1492/america.html

 

World History

Events and people from history. Timeline format.Awesome!

http://www.hyperhistory.com/

 

Henry VIII

His life and more. Also includes links to literature and life during Tudor times.

http://www.luminarium.org/renlit/tudor.htm

 

World War I

Interactive site on WWI.

http://www.pbs.org/greatwar/

 

Martin Luther

His life with links to additional information.

http://www.educ.msu.edu/homepages/laurence/reformation/Luther/Luther.htm

 

The World Factbook

The World Factbook is produced by CIA's Directorate of Intelligence. The Factbook is a comprehensive resource of facts and statistics on more than 250 countries and other entities.

http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/

 

Holocaust Encyclopedia

This site includes a tremendous amount of varied information.

http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/

 

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

The official website of the Holocaust Museum in Wash. D.C.

http://www.ushmm.org/

 

GENERAL REFERENCE

Fact Monster

A good solid online encyclopedia. Facts, statistics, maps, etc..

http://www.factmonster.com

 

Merriam-Webster Online

Excellent online dictionary.

http://www.m-w.com/home.htm

 

Biography.com

Quick biographical sketches.

http://www.biography.com



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