General

Monroe County Library Databases
These databases are provided by the Monroe County Library System and have information on a variety of subjects.

Monroe County Virtual Reference Desk – Teen Services
These are sites that have been compiled by librarians in Monroe County on different topics of interest.

InfoPlease Homework Help
A variety of different subject areas are covered with this site. It also has handy reference tools like almanacs, dictionaries and encyclopedias.

IPL Teenspace Homework Help
The Internet Public Library’s Teenspace Homework Help section includes subject level resources for teens, as well as information on Internet research and report writing.

Homework Center
The Multnomah Public Library provides a selection of quality web resources on homework topics including social issues and current events.

SparkNotes
Free online study guides for topics in literature, math, science, social studies, and test preparation.

English

Discovery Education: English & Language Arts Homework Help
A resource provided by Discovery Education to guide students and provide English & Language Arts Homework help to students of all grades.

Internet Public Library- Literary Criticism
One of the best internet sites for literary criticism, which also contains biographical web sites.

Homework Hotspot- High School English
Many online texts of both British and American literature are included on this site. Recent book reviews are also provided.

Foreign Languages

Discovery Education: World Languages Homework Help
A resource provided by Discovery Education to guide students and provide World Languages Homework help to students of all grades.

Babel Fish Translation
Translates blocks of text into 11 different languages. You can paste in a web address and Babel Fish will translate the site.

ILoveLanguages
A comprehensive source for languages. Over 2400 language links are here for you to use.

Maps

USGS Library: Selected Map Bookmarks
The United States Geological Survey has provided a list of bookmarks pointing to map resources on the internet.

American Memory Map Collections
The Library of Congress’ American Memory Project has digitzed thousands of maps from its collection. These include cities and towns, military battles and campaigns, cultural landscapes, and much more.

Math

Discovery Education: Math Homework Help
A resource provided by Discovery Education to guide students and provide Mathematics Homework help to students of all grades.

Math.com Basic Math
This site provides an overview of basic math. Use the drop-down “Select Subject” box to find additional resources including Pre-Albebra, Algebra, Geometry, and much more.

The Math Forum- Internet Mathematics Library
Includes a collection of resources on mathematics topics. Links provided by The Math Porum at Drexel University.

Math League Help Topics
This page includes information on math topics for 4th through 8th grade students

Science

Discovery Education: Science Homework Help
A resource provided by Discovery Education to guide students and provide Science Homework help to students of all grades.

Homework Center: Science
Earth Science, life sciences, physical sciences, and technology are some of the topics that are available on this site.

How Stuff Works
Short articles on how almost anything works.

Science.gov
A gateway to over 50 million science resources provided by U.S.government agencies.

Social Studies

Discovery Education: Social Studies Homework Help
A resource provided by Discovery Education to guide students and provide Social Studies Homework help to students of all grades.

Portals to the World
The Library of Congress provides links to electronic resources from around the world.

CIA World Factbook
For information on countries and territories.
CIA – The World Factbook: Flags of the World

Ben’s Guide to the Government
Provides an overview of American government for junior and high school students.

Teen Resources: USA.gov
USA.gov: Teen Resources — Find information related to driving, education, health, protecting the environment, jobs, travel, and much more!

Biography Channel
Search for short biographies provided by A&E Biography series