Here are a few websites to explore. They have been chosen by the reliability of their authors ... but you should still look over each site before you use it. Remember, websites can change, and even experts can make mistakes. Click into each link below, then just close the website when you're done. This page will still be open.
The Card Catalog
Use the card catalog to find print books in our library.
Click for ebooks to read right online.
When you open the page, type Ancient Egypt into the search box
Click into a book, and then login with your computer username and password or just write the word guest for each.
You can then read the books right online!
When you need to find information, you have choices about where to look.
- Use a website
- Use a book
- Use an ebook
- Use a database
- Interview a person
Before you start, you need to think about the questions you want to answer. You should then choose the best resource. If you need information for a school grade, you should be careful about using websites!
A few more hints:
Writing a good research paper depends on the quality of your research. The quality of your research depends on the quality of your resources.
REMEMBER: If you use a search engine, evaluate the websites you find.
You also should check to see if the information is directly related to your topic. Just because you find an amazing story or fact doesn't mean it needs to be included in your paper. All information and sources must be related directly to your topic.
A National Geographic Video
The World Book Encyclopedia Database
This is a collection of professional articles.
To Login From Home:
Need to write a bibliography? Keep track of your resources as you do your research. Then you can use this site for assistance.