Reference Links

Reference Links

 
 
Almanacs  -  Antonyms and Synonyms  -  Atlases and Maps  
Biographical  -  Calculators and Conversions  -   Current Events  -  Dictionaries & Thesauri  -  Encyclopedias
Flags  -   Government Information  -  Health  -  Library Resources  
  Library Resources  -  Nations and States  -  Newspapers  -  News Sites
Periodic Table  -  Primary Sources  -  Quotations  -   Social Issues
  This Day in History
 
  

Almanacs

Nationalatlas.gov
National Geographic MapMaker Interactive (scroll down and select "MapMaker Interactive")
 
 
 

Biographical

Presidents of the United States (Internet Public Library site)
Presidents of the United States (Whitehouse.gov site)
 

Calculators and Conversions

 
 

Current Events

BreakingNews.com (NBC News Digital)
Forbes (economy)
Human Rights (U.S. Department of State)
Environmental News (MSN/NBC News) 
 
  

Dictionaries & Thesauri

 
 

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia Britannica (limited access)
Encyclopedia.com (various encyclopedias)
 
 
 

Flags

 
 

Government Information

 
 
 

Health


  

Library Resources

 
 
 

Nations and States

 
 

Newspapers

Newseum.com (worldwide front pages)  
 
King 5 News (Seattle)
 

Periodic Table

 

Primary Sources

Diaries, letters, speeches, manuscripts, autobiographies, newspaper articles, artifacts, and photographs are examples of primary sources.
 
 
 

United States History 

Internet Public Library Primary Sources (type "Primary Sources" into the search bar)
 
 

World History

 
 

Quotations

 

Social Issues

 

This Day in History

Various Timelines (links various sites)