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NC Live--Scroll down to find Craven-Pamilco-Carteret County Libraries & enter password (can be accessed at home - see Media Center Staff for more information) NC LIVE provides North Carolina residents and students with access to high quality information - searchable collections of magazine, newspaper, and journal articles, electronic books, historical materials, maps, and more - covering a wide range of topics.
NC Wise Owl--No password necessary to access these resources at school. This site includes:
Grolier Online - online encyclopedia (username: wiseowl, password: wiseowl)
Lands & Peoples Encyclopedia - good for geographical & cultural research
Jr. Reference Center - an overall good starting point for all research
Popular Science - science based encyclopedia
America Beautiful - history & geography of the US
Scribner Writers - information on writers lives & literature
Google Scholar--”Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web.” Please be careful with this web site because although the articles are valid, you may not be able to access them all.
Gale Virtual Reference Libraries--Includes the following reference sources that you can search for free. . .
Questia - The World's Largest Online Library of Books--Questia is the first online library that provides 24/7 access to the world's largest online collection of books and journal articles in the humanities and social sciences, plus magazine and newspaper articles. You can search each and every word of all of the books and journal articles in the collection. You can read every title cover to cover. This rich, scholarly content -- selected by professional collection development librarians -- is not available elsewhere on the Internet. Undergraduate, high school, graduate students, and Internet users of all ages have found Questia to be an invaluable online resource. Anyone doing research or just interested in topics that touch on the humanities and social sciences will find titles of interest in Questia.
Internet Public Library--This site is your library for information on the Internet. It is much easier to search here than on Google to find relevant and usable sources for your class assignments.
Landmark Project--Resources & links for subjects including raw data for math projects as well as free (and copyright free) images and media to use in your power point presentations, etc.
Bartleby--Publisher of literature, reference and verse. Includes online encyclopedias free of charge. A great searchable site for all things literal, historical and cultural.
Project Gutenburg--Free online e-books. Includes classic works written before 1920. Can't find a book at the library? Check this site out.