Places to get information
Has access to Proquest database along with a variety of books in a number of different subject matters.
Provides access to a variety of databases including the LA Times and a variety of books in various subject matters.
Has a large selection of databases and an extensive collection of books for research.
Provides an internet search of scholarly sources.
Online record of all US Federal government documents. This includes artwork, statistics, survey data, manuscripts, and much more.
Largest library in the world and is the main research facility for Congress. It is also home of the U.S. Patent Office. Some of the documents they house include, photographs, recordings, maps, and manuscripts.
Audio programs produced by University of California on topics that relate to science. Topics can range from interviews with professionals, to public health topics, medicine, agriculture, and the environment.
Access to free articles and reports in science related fields. Also features access to congressional reports and informational pamphlets.
Database of science related articles, mainly biomedical research.
Library of Congress
Dewey Decimal System
(school and public libraries)
MLA (English & Foreign Language)
Ways to stay organized
Organizes online information.
Gives tips on writing a research paper.
Santa Monica College research paper ideas with links to websites related to each topic.
Series of short videos on hundreds on different topics created by educators and illustrated by artists.
Explains how Boolean Operators work.
Google help page that explains the various symbols one can use in Google to search with.