The online acronym directory. Everything from military and medical to computer and financial acronyms. Find them all here.
Passages, phrases and proverbs traced to their sources.
Set to help you generate web page citations, but this site can help you generate citations from all sorts of resources online and off.
Copyright with Cyberbee
Ask Cyberbee (American Memory Fellow, Linda Joseph) Use this interactive activity to learn about copyright issues on the World Wide Web.
Reliable access to millions of word definitions, synonyms, spelling, audio pronunciations, example sentences, and translations from its Web properties at Dictionary.com, Thesaurus.com, andReference.com and through its mobile iPhone, BlackBerry, and Android applications and API data services. Dictionary.com also offers brain-building games and tools designed to entertain and educate.
Search with good text, links and premium service material (News archives, photos for sale.)
MLA Style Electronic Formats
Frequently asked questions about how to cite web pages in a bibliography, should you use underlines or italics, how to format a URL (with < and >), and other useful standards for those who use the web to write essays.
My Virtual Reference Desk
Everything is here! It’s even searchable.
A professional writers’ resource for generating ideas for headlines, advertising copy, song lyrics etc. Just give it a word and it will return a list of phrases/sayings that are related to the word in some way.
This is the place where all of your made up words, slang, webspeak, and colloquialisms become part of the dictionary as well.
A Research Guide for Students
The goal of this Web site is to provide all the necessary tools for students to conduct research and to present their findings.
Be patient while the Java loads, but then you’ll experience word connections in 2 or 3 dimensions like you never have before.
Help your K-5 student with writing and grammar in preparation for success on state standardized tests. WritingCity is an award-winning elementary writing curriculum and is Common Core aligned.