Topic Guides

Open link in new window Books online at Google
Open link in new window ABC-CLIO American History site Star Wow – winchester : winchester
Open link in new window ABC-CLIO Ancient History database Star
Open link in new window ABC-CLIO world history site Star – winchester : winchester
Open link in new window Aesop – Aesop’s Fables online
Open link in new window All databases with Public Library Card Barcode#
Open link in new window American Medical Assoc. – AMA news; includes info on health careers
Open link in new window ART Web Gallery of ART
Open link in new window ASKEric for educators new site 12/03
Open link in new window Bartleby Cool – Internet publ. of literature, reference and verse; quotes, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, dictionary, encyc., thesaurus, Eng. usage, Bible, Shakespeare, Gray’s Anatomy, Strunk, World Factbk., inaug. addr., old etiquette and cookbooks
Open link in new window Bookends bookstore, Winchester,MA HotCool – Local authors and town wide reading books.
Open link in new window Booklists-Read-a-likes, genre, authors Cool
Open link in new window Books online UPenn
Open link in new window Books Online- Project Gutenberg Wow – Full text copyright free books online. Many Classics and easy search by Find for words and quotes.
Open link in new window Boston Public Library OPAC catalog
Open link in new window Brochure maker site
Open link in new window Census Information
Open link in new window Chinese Alphabet(English-Chinese-English) – type a word and translate to Chinese
Open link in new window CNN Student News – News, Harcourt publications, Riverdeep interactive by subject, reference, translator, environment
Open link in new window Constitution Center.org museum website
Open link in new window Costume History
Open link in new window Culturegrams Database Star – New database 2010 Fall
Open link in new window Dictionaries – Languages (incl. obscure, local, artificial), law, business, med., sports, grammar, games, synonyms, antonyms, rhyming, puzzles, more
Open link in new window easybib new with notetaking – Create a bibliography (MLA format)and do notetaking
Open link in new window encarta encyclopedia
Open link in new window Environmental Protection Agency Site – Earth Day information
Open link in new window First Gov Federal Government overall website – Find everything you want about our National Government
Open link in new window First Search OCLC for teachers – World Wide search for materials/colleges: See Ms.Miller for username & password
Open link in new window Flags of the World – Internet’s largest site devoted to vexillology (study of flags).
Open link in new window Genealogy by countries – Links to Countries for genealogy or family histories
Open link in new window Genealogy for vital records
Open link in new window Google Search Engine
Open link in new window Harvard Collections: Primary Source Documents
Open link in new window Infotrac Web & Gale Science in Context Star Hot – Science in Context for Science Research, Biography Resource Center , Magazine and Journal articles, Contemporary Authors, business and health news and articles, Student and General Reference Centers (search by subject).See Librarian for password or email kmiller@winchester.k12.ma.us
Open link in new window Internet Public Library – Reference center, search tools, subject collections; magazines, world newspapers, links to full-text books
Open link in new window Israel News Service – Up-to-date from Israel
Open link in new window Issues and Controversies FACTS.com database Star Cool – Magazine articles compilations PROS & CONS Great for debates
Open link in new window Journeybackintime..fee database of primary source pictures and articles
Open link in new window JSTOR for Winchester High School Use home or school
Open link in new window Learning Styles Test Wow
Open link in new window Lib. of Congress/African American Mosaic – Lib. of Congress guide to Black history and culture
Open link in new window Library of Congress Photographs and Prints
Open link in new window Magazine articles – Online article search in 300 ” reputable magazines and journals” NOT including Newsweek, Time, U.S. News and World Report, Business Week and many other mainstream publications
Open link in new window Massachusetts Department of Education
Open link in new window Massachusetts Government home page – Governor, Budget, addresses and emails, driver’s license, taxes.
Open link in new window Massachussetts Online Civic Calendar
Open link in new window MassInc.org Wow – easy to use database that provides immigration data for every Mass.town
Open link in new window Math Forum Hot – Great site from Drexel University with “Ask Dr. Math” Wonderful for teacher lesson plans
Open link in new window Monologues – Large selection of monologues from comedies, dramas, Shakespeare
Open link in new window Mr. Kurhajetz blogs – also:http://americanstudieswhs.blogspot.com
Open link in new window Mr. Marchand Science website
Open link in new window Mythica Encyclopedia ( Mytholodgy Encyclopedia online) Wow – mythology, folklore and legend
Open link in new window National Geographic Index Wow – 1888 to present
Open link in new window New York Public Library Historical Pictures Eyes
Open link in new window New York Times Historical Newspaper Database Star – Go to the 8 Winchester Public Library databases and put in the WPL library card barcode # on the back of the card
Open link in new window Newstand Massachusetts Proquest Star – Choose Publications to find Boston Globe and search current or pick a date
Open link in new window Noble Web Catalog (North of Boston Library Exchange) Melrose
Open link in new window Occupational Outlook Handbook – Descriptions and info about hundreds of occupations/careers
Open link in new window Olympic websites- and all past Olympics
Open link in new window Olympics- Beijing 2008
Open link in new window Periodic Table of Elements – Periodic table with all values; elements by group
Open link in new window Poem a day with recent Poet Laureate Billy Collins
Open link in new window Primary_source for China and beijing
Open link in new window Recipes on Cooks.com
Open link in new window Refdesk encyclopedias – CIA World Factbook to Encylopedia of the Titanic.
Open link in new window refdesk.com – Single best source for facts on the net
Open link in new window Satellite images – Satellite images of the U.S.
Open link in new window Search engine comparisons
Open link in new window Smithsonian Institution
Open link in new window Teacheroz.com – most comprehensive history website ever.Ancient,American,World,Myths and Symbols and primary sources at end of contents.
Open link in new window Teen coping help
Open link in new window TheStreet – Business news, stock market
Open link in new window This day in history
Open link in new window timelines,happenings by year
Open link in new window Urban Legends
Open link in new window Wall Street Journal Online
Open link in new window Winchester Public Library – Winchester Public Library
Open link in new window Winchester Town site Wow – Town info including population statistics under town plan
Open link in new window World Book Encyclopedia Star Wow – From Metrowest-Regional Library System
Open link in new window Writer’s Digest magazine – tips on writing and publishing
Open link in new window Writers one-stop resource – tips on writing and publishing