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Homework Help Links
Good Links for Good Help!

Homework Help   |  Research Paper Help   |  Testing

Louisiana Statewide databases (requires an OPPL library card if not in a library branch)
Complete OPPL database list (requires an OPPL library card if not in a library branch)

Google Book Search
 

Homework Help:

The American Heritage Dictionary
    Online dictionary, thesaurus, quotation, and English usage. Also, this site contains links to other great reference sources.

Cliff's Notes Online
    View Cliff's Notes Online of buy a copy from the site.

Encyclopedia Mythical
    Internet encyclopedia of mythology, folklore, and religion.

NationMaster
   Country information complied from several sources including the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organizations, World Bank, World Resources, Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF, and OECD.

Pink Monkey
    Free online study guides for literature, SAT Prep, online textbooks, and study links.

SparkNotes
   Free online study guides from literature to ACT Prep.

United Nations
    Find out about world affairs and current events from the United Nations.

US Factfinder
    The US Census Bureau's Factfinder page with information on population, housing, economic and geographical data.

US Gazetteer
    Type in a city name or zip code and retrieve information on US cities.

World Atlas
    Get information on countries, flags, bodies of water and world geography.

World Mythology
    Information on many world myths, legends, and gods and goddesses. Includes Inuit, Chinese, Polynesian, North American Indian, Classical and many more.

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Research Paper Help:

Ouachita Parish Public Library Database Search
   The Ouachita Parish Public Library has online access to dozens of authoritative databases. Choose the database or databases you want to search and search them all at one time. No need to do the same search over and over. You must have a library card to use the Database Search remotely.

A+ Research and Writing
   Research paper help from the Internet Public Library for Teens.

Citation Machine
    Citation Machine helps students compose bibliographic entries using the MLA or APA styles.

Evaluating Webpages
    An easy to use site that explains how to evaluate a website to find out if it is appropriate to use in a research paper or other scholarly work.

Evaluating Webpages
    Another university site that explains how to evaluate a website for content.

Google Help Center
    The Google Help Center has information on how to use the popular search engine to get the best search results.

Google Scholar
    A simple way to search for scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources.

Net.tutor
    This website by Ohio State University covers a variety of topics including how to use a library catalog, how to search the Internet, and how to evaluate a website.

Plagiarism: What it is and how to recognize and avoid it.
    Don't really know what plagiarism is? This site will help you avoid it!

What is Plagiarism?
    Defines plagiarism and helps you avoid it.

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Testing:

ACT
    The official ACT website.

Homework Help links
    Internet Public Library for Teens lists various links for homework help in various subjects.

Louisiana State Department of Education
    IOWA, LEAP, and GEE information.

Most Important SAT Words
    Fun site with interactive word puzzles and links to even more word puzzles and lists of SAT vocabulary.

The Online Test Page
    This site has lots of practice drills to help with the mathematics and verbal sections for the ACT and SAT.

SAT
   The official SAT website.

Webmath
   Not just good for testing! Great for homework too. Try out math concepts by solving problems and equations, then get the results of your work. The "Math for Everyone" section is full of interesting math tools, such as how to figure the amount of tips and determine wind chill.

 

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