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Study Skills Suggestions to help you develop better listening, reading, note-taking, writing, and independent study skills.
Study Tips Tips on note-taking, test-taking, organizing, studying for tests and more.
Test Taking Tips, tools and checklists to help make test taking easier. From Western Washington University.
Evaluating Websites From Multnomah County Library
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Student Resources in Context Reference essays, magazine, journal and newspaper articles and primary source documents, historical timelines, biographies, and classroom topics.
CQ Researcher In-depth analysis of topics in the news ranging from social and teen issues to environment, health, education, science and technology. Features comments from experts, lawmakers and citizens on all sides of the issues. Great for school assignments. Video Tutorial
Gale Virtual Reference Library Reference books online. Great for school work.
Explora for Teens Look up articles, facts and primary sources for research papers, class projects or homework. Get information from trustworthy sources that you can cite in your papers. Designed with students and educators in mind.
Denver Public Schools Homework Help Homework resources from Denver Public Schools.
Internet Public Library Reference center, searching tools, subject and special collections.
Multnomah County Library Homework Center Homework topics with links.
Colorado Virtual Library Find homework help all over Colorado.
Khan Academy A library of over 3,000 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, history and 317 practice exercises to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace. They also have free SAT prep!
Socratic Thousands of questions and videos for high school and college level math, science, and more. Get smarter by watching the best videos, and asking and answering questions.
Crash Course YouTube Channel Six awesome courses in one awesome channel: John Green teaches you U.S. History and Hank Green teaches you Chemistry. Check out the playlists for past courses in World History, Biology, Literature, and Ecology.
Wolfram|Alpha More than a search engine. It gives you access to the world's facts and data and calculates answers across a range of topics.
The Denver Public Library has several resources available including reference and circulating books, newspapers, government documents, the Western History collection, and the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library archives. Please call or visit your local branch for more information on using our resources.