Various free websites that offer a wealth of Reference Resources including dictionaries, encyclopedias and much more!
- Internet Public Library is one of the best resources out there. You can search by subject, newspapers, magazines and special collections. Having trouble finding what you need? Use their Ask a Librarian service!
- NatGeo Education (beta) provides educational programs and resources for schools and home.
- Purdue OWL is an online writing lab is on of the best resources out there. Use it to help you when writing reports for your classes.
- Creative Commons is great if you’re looking for content that you can freely and legally use, there is a giant pool of CC-licensed creativity available to you. There are hundreds of millions of works — from songs and videos to scientific and academic material — available to the public for free and legal use under the terms of their copyright licenses.