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Credo Reference: Literatilink to connect to Credo Literati

Need sources for a paper that’s due tomorrow? Check out our Literati for credible, authoritative resources including complete books all many subjects, Roget’s Thesaurus, dictionaries of quotations, and more.

Need reliable information? Literati includes general and subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, almanacs, fact books, the Annual Register of World Events, DK Eyewitness books and more.

Click to logo above to the right to access this service for free with you valid library card!

Citation Machine

Link to connect to Citation MachineNeed help with citing a particular source?

Citation Machine is a great tool to use if working on a research paper or assignment. This tool automatically generates citations for books, journals, websites and more in the style (MLA, Chicago, APA and more) of your choice,

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Document Bank of Virginia (DBVa)

link to connect to the Document Bank of Virginia, Library of VirginiaA collection of digitized historical documents spanning the beginning of the Americas to the present day. You can search by time period or subject such as the Great Depression, WWII, African American or Native American History, and more.

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Find It VA

link to connect to Find It Virginia

Find it Virginia is a collection of databases that provide free  access to newspapers, magazine and journal articles,images, podcasts, videos and books such as encyclopedias. Materials are divided by elementary, middle and high school levels.

Also, you can get live help from a state-certified teacher in a virtual classroom.  Using an online whiteboard and chat window, students grades 3 through 12 can work one-on-one in real time with a teacher to solve homework problems, edit papers or expand on lessons taught in school on reading, writing, match and science.

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Link to connect to FreadingFreading: Books & SparkNotes

Freading includes fiction and nonfiction books as well as SparkNotes which provide guides to literature and  biology, chemistry, economics, health, math, physics, and sociology.

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The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Gilder LehrmanThe Gilder Lehrman Institute presents American History by Era, online exhibits, digitized source materials, essays, an AP Study Guide for American History, videos and more. Augusta County Library is a Public Library Affiliate of The Gilder Lehrman Institute.

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LearningExpress Library’s School Center

link to Learning Express Library

LearningExpress Library includes tutorials and interactive practice tests to improve math skills, reading comprehension, writing, grammar, social studies, vocabulary, spelling, social studies, science and even trigonometry. Units are organized by elementary, middle and high school levels.

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National Geographic for Kidslink to National Geographic Kids

Read entire magazine or books published by National Geographic. Search for animals you love or history stories that will help you at school! Find images to include in your reports and presentations–and they print with their citation.

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