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Biography


African Americans in the Sciences
Profiled here are African American men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science and engineering
Biographical Dictionary
Covers more than 28,000 notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day. Biography.com
Search over 25,000 of history's greatest lives, past and present Presidents of the United States
Background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, and some points of interest on each of the Presidents




General Reference


BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Help
Since 1996, BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper has been the curator of the best free education and homework resources for students, teachers and parents. Explora for Students and Explora for Kids
EBSCO's interface for schools and public libraries provides full access to articles, essays, primary source materials, and videos on many topics. A valid library card is required to access these databases. Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection of specialized reference sources for multidiciplinary research. These eBooks are available 24/7 with no checkout.




Government


New Hampshire State Legislature
Official site of the New Hampshire State Legislature.

City of Rochester
Rochester At Your Fingertips - Official site of the City of Rochester.

FirstGov
FirstGov is a public-private partnership, let by a cross-agency board and administered by the Office of FirstGov in the General Services Administration's Office of Governmentwide Policy.

Library of Congress
Library of Congress catalog, copyright office, documents, and photographs of America's heritage.

State and local Governments
Links to state and local government sites.

The White House
Official White House site.

U.S. Census Bureau
Official site of the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. Government Printing Office
Official site of the U.S. Government Printing Office.

U.S. House of Representatives
Official site of the U.S. House of Representatives.

U.S. Senate
Official site of the U.S. Senate.

U.S. Supreme Court
Official site of the U.S. Supreme Court.




History


American Memory
American Memory is a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States. The site offers more than 7 million digital items from more than 100 historical collections.
EyeWitness to History
History through the eyes of those who lived it. The History Channel
Search any topic in history through The History Channel's Website. U.S. Holocaust Museum
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is America's national institution for documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history, and serves as this country's memorial to the millions of people murdered during the Holocaust. World History: HyperHistory
HyperHistory is an expanding scientific project presenting 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps.




Language Arts


Bartleby.com
Internet publisher of literature, reference, and verse.
Complete Works of Shakespeare
The web's first edition of the Complete Works of William Shakespeare Mango Languages
Mango is an online language learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Portuguese, German, Chinese, Greek, Italian and more. Novelist
Tool to help readers of all ages find new books based on books they've read or topics in which they are interested. Pink Monkey
Booknotes and literature summaries Purdue Online Writing Lab
Purdue's OWL offers over 200 resources on writing, teaching writing, grammar, mechanics, style guides, English as a Second Language, and professional writing.




Maps


MapQuest.com
Easy access to millions of locations around the world, obtain detailed maps and accurate driving directions, locate places of interest, customize road trip plans, and create, save, download or email personalized maps.
National Geographic This wonderful site has lots of information on many different topics, including countries and animals




Mathematics


Math.com
Math.com is dedicated to providing revolutionary ways for students, parents, teachers, and everyone to learn math. Combining educationally sound principles with proprietary technology, Math.com offers a unique experience that quickly guides the user to the solutions they need and the products they want.
Web Math Webmath is a math-help web site that generates answers to specific math questions and problems, as entered by a user, at any particular moment. The math answers are generated and displayed real-time, at the moment a web user types in their math problem and clicks "solve." In addition to the answers, Webmath also shows the student how to arrive at the answer. The Math Forum @ Drexel
The Math Forum's Internet Mathematics Library is an annotated catalog of mathematics and mathematics education web sites.




Music and Art


Art History Resources
Current art history news, comments, updates, pictures, videos, reviews, & information.
Artcyclopedia Artcyclopedia aims to become the definitive and most effective guide to museum-quality fine art on the Internet. They have compiled a comprehensive index of every artist represented at hundreds of museum sites, image archives, and other online resources. Heard Museum The Heard Museum has grown in size and stature to become recognized internationally for the quality of its collections, world-class exhibitions, educational programming and its unmatched festivals. Dedicated to the advancement of American Indian art, the Heard presents the stories of American Indian people from a first-person perspective, as well as exhibitions that showcase the beauty and vitality of traditional and contemporary art. Artcyclopedia Artcyclopedia aims to become the definitive and most effective guide to museum-quality fine art on the Internet. They have compiled a comprehensive index of every artist represented at hundreds of museum sites, image archives, and other online resources. Museum of Northern Arizona The mission of the Museum of Northern Arizona is to inspire a sense of love and responsibility for the beauty and diversity of the Colorado Plateau through collecting, studying, interpreting, and preserving the region’s natural and cultural heritage. National Gallery of Art The mission of the National Gallery of Art is to serve the United States of America in a national role by preserving, collecting, exhibiting, and fostering the understanding of works of art, at the highest possible museum and scholarly standards. Smithsonian Instituition The Smithsonian Institution is the world’s largest museum, education, and research complex, with 19 museums and the National Zoo—shaping the future by preserving our heritage, discovering new knowledge, and sharing our resources with the world.




Science


Biology4Kids! If you are looking for basic biology help and information, stay on this site. We have information on cell structure, cell function, scientific studies, plants, vertebrates, invertebrates, and other life science topics. Chem4Kids! If you are looking for basic chemistry help and information, stay on this site. We have information on matter, atoms, elements, the periodic table, reactions, and biochemistry. Exploratorium The Exploratorium is a public learning laboratory exploring the world through science, art, and human perception. Extreme Science Extreme Science is the place online to find the biggest, baddest, and the best in the world of extremes and learn about the science behind what makes each the most extreme example of its kind. Periodic Table of Elements An interactive periodic table of elements that details chemistry facts and figures. The Science Page A webpage dedicated to finding the best science sites to explore.





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