Tuesday, October 16, 2007

9th Grade Bio Project

Scientific Revolution & Reformation
The purpose of this pathfinder is to introduce you to the variety of resources the Duxbury High School Library has to offer.

Database
Biography Resource Center : be sure to type in the name of the person you are researching! From home, you will need to enter your public library barcode number to access this site.

eLibrary Science: be sure to click the link to the Famous Scientists From home, you will need to enter the user name and password provided to you during class.

Websites
Remember, these websites below are general biographical sites. These are a great starting point, but once you've picked the person you're researching, you may want to search for sites on your own. Take a look at the advanced searching tips for ways on how to find great sites in Google.

Biography.com

Infoplease Almanac: Biographies

Libraryspot: Biographies

Internet Public Library: Biographies

Mr. Hilton's recommended Sites
Web Gallery of Art

The Galileo Project

PBS: Martin Luther

Henry VII

Thomas More

Isaac Newton Biography

Isaac Newton

Citation Assistance
The Landmark Citation Machine is a GREAT source! It generates citations for you (all you have to do is type in the information!). This is also the site that Mr. Hilton recommends on the assignment sheet!

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