Academic area of interest:
-Excellent archive of information about American history and other academic fields
-If you want the most amount of detail of a certain event in the past than this page is great for you
-Recommended by many online research sites, one of the best history research site
-The most well known site for science information
-For the most up to date science discoveries and information
High school Hub
-Common info on high school English
Some Specific Internet Resources:
Some Internet Databases:
Pioneer - A user-name and password is required for access from home. Talk to a librarian to get one.
Institute for Careers Research - A username and password are required to access this careers database. Plese see a librarian or an aide in the Career Center to get the username and password.
NetTrekker - An Online Database. You must click on the link and then click on "REGISTER" to create a login name and password. You may then access this database from any location with internet access.
High School ACE- High School Ace is a web guide to
educational resources for teens.
Information Links for Authors from around the World:
Internet Public Library - The Internet Public Library is a great source to help with finding texts and authors globally.
British and Irish Authors on the Web - This is the place to go if you're looking for British and/or Irish Authors.
LitLinks - Learn more about your reading here.
Victorian Web - Author Biographies of Victorian Writers can be found here.
Celebration of Women Writers - Learn about Women Authors here.
American Writers - Learn about American Authors here.
Information Links for Presidents of the United States:
Internet Public Library: Presidents of the United States
The Presidents of the United States
From Revolution to Reconstruction: Presidents
American Presidents: Life Portraits
Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States
Some Other Great Internet Sources:
CIA World Factbook - A Great Source for information about the countries and their Governments around the World
amillionlives.com - Some Biographies.
http://www.slco.lib.ut.us/databases.htm - This page on the public Library's website is a great place to go. It has a great variety of Resources just waiting for use.
www.digitalbookindex.com - More than 80,000 English Language texts available online.
http://citationmachine.net/ - Help writing a proper citation for research materials.
http://www.rhymezone.com/ - Rhyming dictionary and thesaurus.
http://www.webmath.com/ - Help with math problems.
Salt Lake County Library System - This site, which includes the above mentioned page, is an excellent resource. You will need your County Library card to access some of the things on the site. If you wish to recheck out one of your public library books, or see if they have a book you want you can check out iPac.
Copper Hills Library Catalog - You can now access a list of the books at Copper hills. Don't waste time searching through the books, look it up here and spend your time elsewhere.
Mass Media Resources:
Newspapers & Magazines:
The Deseret Morning News - The Official Site for the Deseret News a production of the Newspaper Agency Corporation.
The Salt Lake Tribune - The Official Site for the Salt Lake Tribune a production of the Newspaper Agency Corporation.
USA Today - A National News Publication
Radio & TV Stations:
CBS - Channel 2 (KUTV)
ABC 4 - Channel 4 (KTVX)
KSL Radio & TV - Channel 5 and KSL 1160
KUED - Channel 7
KULC - Channel 9 (The Learning Channel by UEN)
BYU Broadcasting - This includes KBYU-FM 89 Channel 11 BYU Radio and BYU Television
FOX13 - Channel 13 (KSTU)
KJZZ - Channel 14
PAX TV - Channel 16
Z24TV - UPN Channel 24 (KPNZ)
WB30 - Channel 30 (KUWB)
Vocational Interest Link:
eChoices - an always-on career planning tool from Bridges.com. Your Access ID and Access Password can be obtained from the Counseling Center.