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  • Browse articles & media
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Two sites in one:

  • Enciclopedia Moderna for more advanced users. It’s the perfect resource for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish
  • Britannica Escolar Online for younger students
Britannica Spanish Reference Center

 
  • Magazines, Health, News, Bios, Images, etc.
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  •  Biography Reference Center
Biography Reference Center

 
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  • Issues & Controversies on File
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 Gale Databases
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 Gale Databases

 

 ProQuest
  • eLibrary Curriculum Edition
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  • ProQuest Learning: Literature
  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers (Graphical)
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USEFUL LINKS 

Research Tools:

Print Magazines in MHS Media Center

Information Literacy Vocabulary


Old Magazine Articles search magazine article database

 
 

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Classroom Handouts

 

Writing Tools

 
 GRAMMAR AND STYLE GUIDES
Grammar, Usage and Style by refdesk.com

Grammar/Style by LibrarySpot.com

The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University http://owl.english.purdue.edu/

 

 

CITATIONS

 Citation Styles

 

 Citation Creators

Synthesis: Using the Work of Others

This tutorial explains plagiarism and its consequences and describes techniques for taking notes and quoting sources to avoid plagiarism. Includes a section on copyright, information about citing web sources, and plagiarism and copyright infringement quizzes. From the University of Maine. http://plagiarism.umf.maine.edu

 
 

BIBLIOGRAPHY GUIDES

MLA 8th Edition Guides

APA 6th Edition Guides

Chicago Notes-Bibliography Guides





NameAscending SortJob TitlePhoneContact
Cabrera, Rudolfo Instructional Assistant 847-949-2200 
Gunther, Sara Instructional Aide 847-949-2200 Ext. 1179
Plaza, Rebecca Media Specialist 847-949-2200 Ext. 1306


 
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