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Give credit where credit is due...Cite your Sites!
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ENCYCLOPEDIAS


 Grolier Online
» Go-Kids Grolier Online
(Access encyclopedias, current events, & more!)


Britannica Kids


Infoplease Encylcopedia
»  Infoplease Encylcopedia
(featuring 57,000 articles from Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th Ed.)


DICTIONARY


 Merriam-Webster
» Merriam-Webster's on-line dictionary & thesaurus for children


REFERENCE & INFORMATION SEARCH DIRECTORIES



www.facthound.com
- choose your grade level and fetch!


KidsClick.org
» Kidsclick.org©
Web search for kids by librarians
(Resource links to all subjects)



» ipl2 for Kids
Internet Public Library fo Kids


Fact Monster
» Fact Monster ™


Kids.gov: A safe place to learn and play

» http://kids.usa.gov/
Learning on all topics from money to oceanography


   
History's Heros
(submitted by Jonathan C. in 5V)


» The Library of Congress


SqoolLibrary
»Sqool Library


   Kid Info
» Kid Info: Homework help, reference, searches


  Houghton Mifflin Net's Best for Research
» Net's Best for Research


City-Data
» City-Data.com 
(for researching information on cities in the U.S.A.)


Oracle ThinkQuest
» Oracle® Education Foundation ThinkQuest


  
» Franklin Institute
Use their Search (not just for science)


  Bartleby.com
» Bartleby.com free research resource


SEARCH ENGINES for STUDENTS


Sweet Search
» Sweet Search


 SurfWax Search
» For powerful searches targeting what you need




» Kidtopia


WolframAlpha
»
WolframAlpha


Boolify.org
» Boolify
(Target specific results using booleans)


Dogpile
» Dogpile
(Meta-search Engine: Search many search engines at once)


FINDING PICTURES

»www.pics4learning.com

» memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html


SOME of NASA's WEBSITES FOR KIDS


» <target="_blank" href="http://www.nasa.gov/externalflash/nasacity/index2.htm/%22">NASA in Your Life
(Inventions for space that we use on Earth)



» The Space Place


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