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Homework Help

Homework Directories

Kahn's Academy 
Over 1,000 instructional videos on YouTube covering a variety of subjects in math, science and finance. Created by Salman Kahn.

Multnomah County Library Homework Center 
An annotated directory of sites concentrating on curriculum-related subjects to help students with homework and research. By Portland, Oregon's Multnomah County Library.

Pinchbeck's Homework Help 
More than 550 links to homework-related sites. Organized by subject and annotated. B. J. Pinchbeck and his father Bruce Pinchbeck started this site in 1996.

Sweetsearch Homework Sites:

For Middle School Students
Links in 17 homework and school-related categories.

For High School Students 
Links in 29 homework and school-related categories.

Other Resources

Biography Finder at Lake Oswego Library
Great for students! Find the Library's resources on dozens of famous people with one easy click!

Model UN Resources
Links, database and journal articles and research tips for Model UN participants..

CIA: The World Factbook
A site by the Central Intelligence Agency that provides a wide range of political, geographic and cultural information on 267 countries. Includes many maps.

Information Please Almanacs 
Search the Information Please Almanacs for world and U.S. history and statistics, biographies, sports, entertainment and more.

Library Information Network of Clackamas County Online Databases 
Library card holders in Clackamas County can access over thirty-five databases on a variety of subjects including science and technology, biography and genealogy, health and medicine, law, business and careers, and test preparation, as well as newspaper and magazine databases.

The Oregon Encyclopedia 
An encyclopedia of Oregon history, famous people, culture, environment and places, including hundreds of images, documents and maps. The Oregon Encyclopedia is a partnership of Portland State University, the Oregon Council Teachers of English, and the Oregon Historical Society.

Webopedia 
Search for definitions of words and terms about computer technology and the Internet.

Citing Sources

Citation Maker from Oregon School Library Information System

Citing Sources from Duke University Libraries

Citing Sources in Research Papers from University of Oregon