Links and Resources for Students
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CQ Researcher The Congressional Quarterly publishes articles on important issues that have arisen over the past decade.
Facts on File These user friendly databases (videos included) are suitable for ALL subject areas... just click on the link and explore! Excellent for all kinds of research!
ProQuest (SIRS) One of the most reliable databases that contains thousands of periodicals (magazines and select newspaper sections) to aid with all areas of research.
World Book Encyclopedia Online World Book Advanced, Student and Hallazgos are suggested. Some special features are: Citation Builder, an atlas, World Newspapers, research articles and a link to improve your Spanish.
A Public Library Card will provide you access to free: books, discussions, film screenings, DVD rentals, seminars, after school programs, High Speed Internet Access, searches of hundreds of electronic databases and more. To apply for a Public Library Card, visit your borough’s library website.
Brooklyn Public Library
NY Public Library (Manhattan, Bronx and Staten Island)
Queens Borough Public Library
The Duke University Library provides a noteworthy guide to successfully utilizing The MLA Research Format.
The CUNY WriteSite
A collection of resources to assist you in all kinds of writing projects.
A great online dictionary that includes definitions, sentence examples and audible pronunciations.
World Book Encyclopedia: Citation Builder
Click on Citation Builder under Research Tools and learn how to build a bibliography using The APA, MLA and Harvard Research Styles. (World Book User ID & Password required).
College & Test Prep
The New York State Education Department Website Archive of past Regents Exams with answer keys.
The College Board: Advanced Placement course prep materials and college information