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You need some resources for your research paper, but your teacher says that you cannot use the Internet. Now what? Learn the difference between Internet sources and Internet Accessible Databases.

Internet Accessible Databases for Teens
Call 214.509.4905 for login information.
Can't find what you need in the above databases? Check out our full list of research and online resources.

Online Resources
  • The Blue Book of Grammar and Puctuation - A concise guide to English grammar and punctuation rules. Also includes a list of easily confused words.
  • Citation Machine - An interactive Web tool that generates citations using MLA and APA styles.
  • Online Citation Styles - Citing Internet, Web, and other electronic resources in MLA, APA, Chicago, and other style formats.
  • Sparknotes - Provides test preparation exercises for the SAT and ACT as well as book summaries.
  • LearningExpress Library - Provides practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want.
    (Available via Texshare. Call 214.509.4905 for login information.)
  • The College Board - Provides registration information for the SAT, as well as free practice questions with detailed explanations, sample essays, a full printable practice test with answers.
  • Managing your online reputation - Explains what admissions offices do and do not want to see on your social networking sites when you are applying for college.

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