Woodland High School

Research Tools

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Citation Maker

From the Oregon School Library Information System

Grolier Online Encyclopedia

Username: Woodland

Password: Library

FORMATTING

AND STYLE GUIDES

 

MLA Formatting and Style Guide

From the OWL at Purdue.

 

MLA Power Point

Includes MLA updates, first page format, section headings, in-text citations, formatting quotations and work cited pages.

 

Son of Citation Machine

Son of Citation Machine will generate bibliographic and in-text citations for you! MLA or APA

Noodle Tools

Quick Citations

Internet Public Library

Resources by subject, links to newspapers and magazines. Includes a teen section with homework help, poetry, graphic novels, sports, finances and more.

 

Pro/Con.org

Pro/Con.org is a website that collects controversial topics and presents the pros and cons of both sides of the argument.  Resources include short, easy to undertand explanations of issues, pre-screened and researched articles, video clips, and pictures, and citations for the site.  Topics include: illegal immigration, drug awareness, cell phones, gay marriage, abortion, and much more.  

Search Engines

 

Links to define topics, find quality results, do research in a specific discipline, get timely information, find facts, find opinion and perspectives, find specific types of media, and define special search requirements.