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We created a separate section on this website and we call it simply "MORE", which is the "MORE" part of the title Grants, Scholarships, and MORE. The following list of resources is in response to popular questions that we receive or are asked to research.

APA (American Psychological Association) Style Citation Format

APA Style Formatting Examples


Careers

How to Choose a Career. Tools to help you decide and choose a specific career.


Evidence-Based Practice Journal Articles (HOW TO FIND)

There is increasing demand for students to find evidence-based practice scholarly journal articles. The big question is how to find this type of information, because it is not easy. The following link will take you to a research guide that will give you advice on how to find evidence-based information : Evidence-Based Practice Journal Articles (HOW TO FIND).


Homework Help : websites that offer LOADS of links to educational information that can be used by a wide range of students, from elementary school to higher education.

Algebra Homework Helper

B. J. Pinchbeck's Homework Helper

Infoplease Homework Center

ipl2 (formerly known as the Internet Public Library) has A LOT of links to all kinds of reference type of resources. The website has NOT been updated for a number of years, but some information may still be helpful.

Jiskha Homework Helper allows people to post a homework question and someone will post an answer. It is up to YOU to decide if the answer is correct, though.

Sat Prep - Algebra Resources Galore! is an EXCELLENT math website that was recommended to us by the Math Olympiads at Mesa Valley Middle School. We understand why the expert Math Olympiads like this website. There are PLENTY of tools, exercises, and lesson plans at this website that can help students learn algebra, as well as other forms of mathematics such as geometry, precalculus, trigonometry, and statistics. Some online math games are available to help make the learning process a little easier.


Literary Criticism

Grants, Scholarships, and MORE's list of Literary Criticism Resources


MLA (Modern Language Association) Style Citation Formatting

MLA Style Format Examples


Research Paper, Essay, Speech Topics and Resources to Help with Writing Essays

The Research Paper Center provides a number of library guides and resources for helping students write a paper, or give a speech/presentation. The guides will list books, magazine articles, newspaper articles, and journal articles on a variety of topics. Thesis statements and outlines are provided for some subjects. For many of the topics, scholarly peer-reviewed articles are provided.

Grants, Scholarships, and MORE's list of research paper, essay, and speech TOPICS

Grants, Scholarships, and MORE's list of resources to help students with writing informative or persuasive research papers

Evidence-Based Practice Journal Articles (HOW TO FIND Research Guide)


Statistics

American Factfinder is one of the main resources for finding statistics for United States population, housing, economics, and geographic area.

Bureau of Justice Statistics provides plenty of statistics on topics such as corrections, courts, crime type, criminal justice data improvement program, employment and expenditure, law enforcement and victims.

Census Bureau of the United States provides ALL KINDS OF STATISTICS covering people, households, business, industry, and much, much more.
There is still a wealth of demographic, social, and economic, and housing charateristics from the 2000 census, also, at http://www.census.gov/main/www/cen2000.html.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is one of the first places to go to find out about health-related topics and diseases.

Mortality and Morbidity Weekly Report is part of the CDC and is another good source for statistics on diseases.

The National Center for Educational Statistics is "the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education."

The National Center for Health Statistics is the Nations' principal health statistics agency.

The Statistical Abstract of the United States compiles information from sources such as the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations.

Uniform Crime Reports is one of the main programs where the FBI collects, publishes, and archives crime statistics for the nation.

World Factbook "provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 257 world entities."


Textbooks

Textbooks: how to find cheap textbooks. Used textbooks? Rent textbooks?