• Here is where you can find resources for your egg drop project.

     

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    RESEARCH TOOLS

    Noodletools is a suite of interactive tools designed to aid students with their online research, from selecting a search engine and finding some relevant sources, to citing those sources and writing a paper. If you need instructions for using Noodletools please click here.

     

    GENERAL DATABASES

    Britannica Academic (NOVEL)  includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools.

     

    Credo  is here is you are you working on a research project, but having trouble with coming up with a specific topic or keywords you can use to look for research sources?  If so, Credo Reference is a database that can help you get a better idea of a certain subject and what sources are out there on similar subjects. It will also give a good idea of what keywords to use when starting to search for more sources. There are also videos on the basics of research in case you need to brush up on your skills.

     

    Gale Academic Onefile (NOVEL) contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources.

     

    Proquest Research Library is a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas. By covering more subject areas then other resources, it is ideal for serving diverse needs, from the one-time user to the interdisciplinary needs of serious research.

     

    World Book Online is one of the worlds most famous encyclopedias online in a multi media format.

     

     Google Scholar  provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.

     

     

     

     SCIENCE SPECIFIC DATABASES

    Science (NOVEL) researchers can remain current with the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, nanotechnology, geology, and hundreds of other areas. More than 350 full-text, non-embargoed journals are covered; updated daily, this collection includes more than 1.6 million articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry. Key subjects covered include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology.

     

    Science Online has a wealth of content and a dynamic design that facilitates STEM research and learning, the award-winning Science Online offers a comprehensive overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines.

     

    Todays Science bridges the gap between the science taught in class and real-world discoveries—giving in-depth explanations of important advances in biology, chemistry, environmental science, space, physics, and technology. 

     

    RESEARCH INFORMATION

    The difference between MLA citations and APA citations.

     

     

    A video on how to annotate using Noodletools.

     

     

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