Homonyms: Gives the definitions of several homonyms.
Merriam-Webster Dictionary: A dictionary, thesaurus, Spanish-English dictionary, medical dictionary and encyclopedia.
Purdue Online Writing Lab: Explains the writing process in detail and also gives research and citation sources.
Teen Ink: Information on the writing process, copyright basics, guides to writing papers and proper grammar and many more resources.
826 Michigan: A non-profit organization that tutors in writing skills.
Math & Science
Math.com: Math help for pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, trigonomety, statistics and calculus.
The Math Page: Online math courses from the City University of New York on arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, precalculus, and calculus.
Free Math Help: Math lessons on algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus and statistics. Also has math games, calculators and information about sports math.
Common Algebra Mistakes: Gives examples of common algebra mistakes and explains them in detail.
Calculus.org: Gives calculus problems with step-by-step solutions.
Khan Academy: A free website that contains more than 1,600 short videos about math
How Stuff Works: Information on engineering, environmental science, forces of nature, physical science, science versus myth and space.
InfoTrac Junior Edition: Recommended for: Middle and Junior High School, Over 330 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this database provides access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government and more.
InfoTrac Student Edition: Recommended for: High School, Over 1,100 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this database provides access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health and more.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context: Recommended for: Middle school through college undergraduate and General user, Features information and opinions on hundreds of social issues.
Project Gutenberg: free ebook formats of classic works that are available for downloading or reading online
Bartleby: classic poetry and books available online
Cliffnotes: Character lists, summary and analysis by chapter, character analysis, biography of the author, quizzes and essay questions
Sparknotes: Gives context of novels, plot overviews, character lists, analysis of major characters, themes, motifs, symbols, summaries and analysis of each chapter, key facts and study questions. Also a No Fear Shakespeare section that focuses solely on William Shakespeare’s works.
GradeSaver: Gives a basic summary of a work as well as in depth summary and analysis of chapters, major themes, and character lists