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Table of Contents

Citation Guides and Style Guidelines
Diagramming Sentences
Dictionaries and other Word Tools
American Literature Online
American Authors
The Classics (including Mythology, Folklore and Legends)
For our Younger Friends - Worksheets

Citation Guides and Style Guidelines

A Brief Citation Guide for Internet Resources in History and the Humanities
Chicago Style - Works Cited or References
Common Errors in English
Library Guides - Citation Style Guides for Internet/Electronic Sources
Guide for Writing Research Papers
Students' Guide to WWW Research - Web Searching, Web Page Evaluation and Research Strategies.
Web Extensions to American Psychological Association Style

Diagramming A Sentence

How to Diagram a Sentence
Basic Sentence Parts, Phrase Configuration

Dictionaries and other Word Tools

Acronym and Abbreviation List
American Heritage Book of English Usage A practical and authoritative guide to the contemporary English
American Heritage Dictionary
Bartleby.Com Guide to Verse
Bartlett's Quotations on-line
Bartlett's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable - Giving the Derivation, Source, or origin of common phrases, allusions and words that have a story to tell.
Dictionary of Symbolism
Index of Online Dictionaries
Martindale's Reference Guide
Merriman-Webster Online
Roget's Thesaurus
Roget's II: the New Thesaurus, Third Edition
Rhyming Dictionary
Strunk, William - Elements of Style
Webster's Dictionary
Word Central - Dictionary and Word Games
Wordsmyth - English Dictionary-Thesaurus
E-Book Library at the University of Virginia - 1,800 publicly-available e-books including classic British and American fiction, major authors, children's literature, the Bible, Shakespeare, American history, African-American documents, and much more.

Project Gutenburg - Project Gutenberg is the Internet's oldest producer of free electronic books (eBooks or etexts).


Encyclopedia Smithsonian
Instrument Encyclopedia

American Literature Online

American Authors (additions will be made, this is NOT a complete reference)

William Faulkner on the Web
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Hemingway Resource Center
Timeless Hemingway
Sinclair Lewis
Jack London Collection
To Kill a Mockingbird Student Survival Guide
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Herman Melville
Edgar Allan Poe
A Poe Webiography - Edgar Allan Poe on the Internet
Writings of Henry David Thoreau
Mark Twain in his time
Center for John Steinbeck Studies
John Steinbeck the California Novels
Of Mice and Men- Student Survial Guide

The Classics (including Mythology, Folklore and Legends)

Internet Classics Archive: 441 Searchable Works of Classical Literature - an award-winning, searchable collection of over 400 classical Greek and Latin texts (in English translation) with user-provided commentary and trivia sections.
Aesop's Fables
Bulfinch's Mythology
Encyclopedia Mythica
Folklore and Mytholopy Electronic Texts University of Pittsburgh
Folklore, Myth, and Legend
Links to Mythology Resources on the Web - Multicultural
Perseus Project - This is a must see from Tufts University
World Myths and Legends in Art


Author Webiography - LSU Resource
Bartleby's Great Books Online
Blake - The William Blake Archive
Books Online Page- Doing research on an author or author's work? This search form will help you locate online works and criticisms that may help you. Search by author or by title.
Camelot Project - The Camelot Project is designed to make available in electronic format a database of Arthurian texts, images, bibliographies, and basic information. The project is sponsored by the University of Rochester.
Defoe, Daniel - Robinson Crusoe (Project Guetenburg)
English Server- Fiction online - complete text available for Novels and Short Stories.
Great Books Index Links to online editions, criticisms, and author information if available.
Project Gutenberg Official Homesite
William Shakespeare Online
Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Victorian Women's Writers Project


Weekly Reader
Reading is Fundamental/Leading to Reading
RIF Reading Planet
The Stacks by Scholastic

For our Younger Friends - Worksheets

LAUSDnet Kids -Alphabet Flashcards
Practice your Alphabet

Daily Vocabulary Words


Remus the Librarian

Terms and Conditions - Copyright

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