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All About BOOKS
OPAC-GCHS Library Online Book Search

OPAC is an Online Public Access Catalog that show the resources available for checkout from GCHS Library Media Center.  You can search to see if the library book that you want is available.

http://genevacoboe.booksys.net/opac/gcmhs/index.html#menuHome

Best Books for Book Clubs

Discover the "Best Books for Book Clubs"

http://www.goodreads.com/list/show/19.Best_for_Book_Clubs

Best Books to Teach in High School

Discover the "Best Books for High School"

http://www.goodreads.com/list/show/1757.Best_Books_to_Teach_in_high_school

Fantastic Fiction

This site contains bibliographies for over 30,000 authors, and information on over 350,000 books in an easy-to-use format. Throughout the site, you can just just click on a book to see its cover picture, description and publication details.

http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/

Series and Sequels

This site offers information on book titles in a series.  You can also find out what other books the author of your favorite books wrote.

http://www.mymcpl.org/books-movies-music/juvenile-series

Library Links
AVL-Alabama Virtual Library

AVL is a state funded research site.  This site provides safe, reliable resources to help with research.  This site includes a set of online encyclopedias, as well as magazine, journal, and newspaper articles.

http://www.avl.lib.al.us

Awesome Library

Awesome Library organizes the Web for you with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources.

http://www.awesomelibrary.org

Internet Public Library

The Internet Public Library (ipl2) is a public service organization and a learning/teaching environment where students and volunteer library and information science professionals answer reference questions.  

The site is hosted by The College of Computing & Informatics at Drexel University, and a consortium of colleges and universities.

http://www.ipl.org/ref

Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, and is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps, and manuscripts in its collections.

http://www.loc.gov

Smithsonian Libraries

The Smithsonian Libraries is a network of 20 specialized research libraries supporting each of the Institution’s museums and initiatives:  aerospace, anthropology, astronomy, astrophysics, art history to biology and botany, cultural history, portraiture, philately, zoology, and much, much more.

http://library.si.edu/

Research and Citation
The ABC's of Evaluating a Website

This site helps with a student’s ability to find information, determine its usefulness and accuracy, and utilize it effectively.  This site contains 26 criteria that enable teachers and students to evaluate every webpage the Internet has to offer.

http://www.schrockguide.net/uploads/3/9/2/2/392267/weval.pdf

Alabama Archives

http://www.archives.alabama.gov

Biographies

Every life has a story. Biography.com captures the most gripping, surprising and fascinating stories about famous people. 

http://www.biography.com

Citation Machine

This site helps you correctly cite your sources.  You can get help putting your sources in MLA or APA format.

http://www.citationmachine.net

Creating Citations Easily

The fully automatic bibliography maker that auto-fills. It’s the easiest way to generate citations to build a works cited page.  And it’s free.

http://www.bibme.org/

EasyBib

This cite helps by generating citations in MLA and APA formats for your bibliography.

http://www.easybib.com/

EDIS-Encyclopedia of Delay-Insensitive Systems

The Encyclopedia of Delay-Insensitive Systems (EDIS) provides information on a large number of delay-insensitive (DI) systems (automata, circuits, components, elements, machines, modules, networks, processes, units, etc.).

http://edis.win.tue.nl/encyclop.html

Encyclopedia of Alabama Online

The Encyclopedia of Alabama is a free, online reference resource on Alabama’s history, culture, geography, and natural environment. 

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org

Information Please

Information Please is a site that provides answers to all kinds of factual questions.

http://www.infoplease.com

MLA Formatting

This site provides and MLA Format and Style Guide.

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

Paraphrasing

This site offers information about how to paraphrase and avoid plagarism.

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/619/1/

Purdue Online Writing Lab-OWL-Grades 7-12 Resources

This site provides writing resources specifically created for grades 7-12 teachers and students.  This includes information on the writing process, creating a thesis statement, different kinds of essay genres, style and language, and citation.

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/677/01/

Testing Preparation
March 2 Success

March 2 Success is a FREE website providing our users access to online study materials to help improve their scores on standardized tests such as state exit exams, college entrance exams, military entrance exam (ASVAB) and others.

https://www.march2success.com/main/home

Other Helpful Websites
ALEX-Alabama Learning Exchange

ALEX, a project of the Alabama Department of Education, is designed to index and share many types of educational materials and information through a time-saving, one-stop resource for educators, parents, and students.

http://alex.state.al.us/

Homework Alabama

Homework Alabama offers FREE online tutoring and academic resources from Tutor.com for Alabama residents from kindergarten students through college, plus adult learners.

http://webmini.apls.state.al.us/apls_web/apls/apls/homework/

Merriam-Webster Online

This site provides free online dictionary, thesaurus, audio pronunciations, Word of the Day, and other English Language resources.

http://www.merriam-webster.com/

Pink Monkey

This site is a "G" rated study resource for junior high, high school, college students, and teachers.  It allows you to browse book title and summaries.  You will also have access to free online study guides.

http://www.pinkmonkey.com/

Roget's International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases

This site contains a complete book of synonyms and cross-references in an easy-to-use format.

http://www.bartleby.com/110/

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