STUDENTS - ELECTRONIC RESOURCES
If you borrow it when you write it, be sure to CITE IT! These Websites will give you the correct formats for citing your reference materials.
- Citation Machine
This website's primary goal is to make it easy for students to cite their information sources properly.The APA format is used here at Woodlawn
- Style Wizard
- Writers Handbook
- Barletlett's Familiar Quotations
- This Day in History
- Information Please
- The Interactive World Fact Book
- World Climates
- Current U.S. Weather
- Zip Code LookUp
- Area Code LookUp
- Peterson's Education Center
- National Geographic
- Interactive Table of Elements
- Countries of the World
- World Factbook
- Create a Bibliography
- FOX News
- ABC News
- NBC News
- Chicago Tribune
- Chicago Sun Times
- Buffalo Grove Daily Herald
- Buffalo Grove Countryside
- Webster's Dictionary
- Wordsmyth: The Educational Dictionary -Thesaurus
- Acronym Finder
- The Biographical Dictionary
- World Atlas
- Adler Planetarium
- Chicago Art Institute
- Field Museum
- Museum of Science and Industry
- Shedd Aquarium
- Chicago Children's Museum
- Kohl Children's Museum
Washington D.C. Museums
- National Gallery of Art
Extensive collections available online.
- National Portrait Gallery
View more than 20 online exhibits.
- Smithsonian American Art Museum
Browse more than 4,000 images.
- Ocean Planet
Virtual version of Smithsonian exhibit.
- National Air & Space Museum
Take flight with these exhibits.
- National Museum of Natural History
Many virtual exhibitions to explore.
- Holocaust Memorial Museum
Online exhibits from the museum.
- National Museum of American History
Great information on Smithsonian exhibits.
- Capital Children's Museum
The latest news from this DC museum.
- National Building Museum
Explore past and current architectural exhibits.
- National Museum of Health and Medicine
Search thousands of medical objects.
- Smithsonian Institution
Resources, tours and events of the Museum.
Other Museums of Interest
Exhibits from San Francisco's cool interactive science museum.
- The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
The "world's largest" collection of kids' exhibits on the natural sciences, foreign cultures,history, and the arts.
- Hands on Science Museums Worldwide
This page contains pointers to public museums with a strong emphasis on interactive science education.
- The Natural History Museum of England
England's Natural History Museum's has a great collection of both life and earth science exhibits or even visit Charles Darwin's home.