Auto Repair Source – Information on vehicle parts and repairs
Biographical Dictionary – over 18,000 names in this dictionary
Biography.com – This site provides links to biographies of 20,000 people
Academy of Achievement – Biographies on many famous and noteworthy people
Small Business Reference Center – Here you will find documents about small businesses
Taxes – Kansas Department of Revenue – This link is for business information only
Business Classes and training CE Credits – Computer, management, ethics, startups, accounting, and more!
Open Clip Art Library – This is open source and free
Inpics.net – Picture tutorials for computer skills
Letterpop.com – Newsletters, presentations, invitations, etc.
Visual Dictionary – The Merriam-Webster Dictionary with accurate pictures
English / Literature
Bartleby – Encyclopedia, quotations, verse, dictionary, thesaurus, English usage – enter the item in the search box. Other sources are also available via the drop down menu.
Farmer’s Almanac (current year) – Lots of information on calendars, definition for the word of the day, home, weather, gardening, astronomy (tides, moon, sunrise, etc.), food, advice, and community
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare – See a much longer list of helps under the Shakespeare section below!
NoveList – Find more to read based on what you already know and like.
Map of Kansas Literature – This site provides biographical information, samples of poems, a list of their works, and any websites linked to their name. Simply click on the city of your choice and the famous authors can be found. Them simply click on the author’s name or picture the information about the person will be displayed. A listing of the cities can also be found to the right of the screen; which may also be used.
Project Guttenberg – Project Guttenberg is the brainchild of Michael Hart, who in 1971 decided that it would be a really good idea if lots of famous and important text were freely available to everyone in the world.
Poetry Unites Kansas – A place to enter your poetry and learn how to improve
Health Reference Center Academic, 1980-Present – Has basic and advanced searches, subject and periodical searches in full text and peer reviewed articles on health and nursing.
Street Drugs – For parents, teachers, young adults and teens – learn how to watch for Drug Abuse.
National Institute of Drug Abuse – Drug facts for young adults, teens, parents, and teachers.
Kansas History and Current Information
Kansas State Government – The official site – type whatever your looking for into the search bar and a link to your answer should pop up.
Kansas State Data Center – For statistical information of all sorts available. You may also request help here too.
Kansas Legislature – State Senators and Representatives, plus Committee Members
Lexis-Nexis – Federal jurisdictions for the last ten years, as well as all of the United States Supreme Court Cases
State Library of Kansas – With a catalog, digital books, and free online learning
Custom Newspapers – Full text from over 150 worldwide newspapers, has basic search, advanced search, magazine/journal search capabilities, and subject search guide.
Newspaper Source – Cover-to-Cover full text for 35 U.S. and international newspapers. Has basic search, advanced search, magazine/journal search capabilities and subject search guide.
Guide for writing research papers – APA & MLA
Citation site – Helps with MLA, APA, and Chicago for many different types of materials
Plagiarism – What it is and how to avoid it
Library of Congress – Historical site for U.S. materials
U.S. Government – Congressional information, legislation, bills, committees, and other information