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Databases & other Helpful Research Sources


  • Biography Reference
  • Literary Reference
  • Science Reference
  • History Reference
  • Points of view
  • Explora--Secondary School and Educator's Collection
  • EbscoHost Research Database Collection
    • Academic Search Premier
    • Health Source - Consumer Edition
    • Advanced Placement Source
    • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
    • ERIC
    • and more! 

Mr. Kiesewetter's Freshman Biology Project

You'll need to use search terms on each of these websites. Think about the name of the assignment or the specifc body system you are researching when choosing your search terms.


Digital Public Library of America

Discover more than TWENTY MILLION images, texts, videos and sounds from across the United States.

Google Scholar

Use to search for peer-reviewed and journal articles. Like Google, only smarter (just like you).

Library of Congress

The best place to go for primary source documents. 


Naviance is a comprehensive college and career readiness solution for middle and high schools that helps align student strengths and interests to post-secondary goals.

Works Cited Help

With Easybib, you can generate citations in MLA, APA & Chicago formats for your bibliography and save hours by making a Works Cited page automatically!

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Everything you need to know to create a perfectly formatted, plagiarism-free research paper.

7Ws of Web Evaluation


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