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 Georgia Drivers Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                 DMV-Permit-Test.com provides free access to a wealth of driver-related reoursces, including: free online npermit practice tests, driver's training, frequently asked questions, Driver's Manuals

CBDB Comic Book Data Base
"The most detailed comic book resource on the net! Use this free, interactive site to look up your favorite characters, artists, writers, or comic book series".

Pay It Forward Movement
Web site developed by CATHERINE RYAN HYDE, author of the book, PAY IT FORWARD. Here you can read about people who are changing the world one favor at a time.

Teen Driving
Safe driving tips for teen drivers, parents and all drivers.

The Museum of Unnatural Mystery
The Museum of Unnatural Mystery is the brainchild of Lee Krystek a graduate of Rutgers University and New Jersey Institute of Technology. Here you can explore the "fringe edges of science".

Guys Read
Jon Scieszka grew up with five brothers. He taught elementary school for 10 years, raised a daughter and son, and has written books for kids for the last 15 years.All of these things inspired him to start this GUYS READ program to help boys read.

How Stuff Works
HowStuffWorks is recognized as a leading source for clear, reliable explanations of how everything around us actually works.

 

Government Links

Official Website United States Representative

Official Website of the White House/President

Official Website of the United States Senate

Official Website of the Republican Party

Official website of the Democratic Party

Supreme Court Decisions

Official Website of the United States Supreme Court

CIA Factbook  

Official State of Georgia Website

 

History & Social Studies

The History Channel
A website with information from speeches, biographies, video clips, and much more.

 

Civil War

Civil War Resources from the VMI Archives 
An online research center featuring full-text Civil War resources, manuscripts, images and more.

Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System 
The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System is a computerized database containing very basic facts about servicemen who served on both sides during the Civil War.

The National Park Service - The American Civil War
The official National Park Service Civil War web site.

Civil War History Center
An online index to Civil War information on the Internet. Currently, there are 8,000 links.

The American Civil War Homepage 
The American Civil War Homepage links to useful electronic files about the American Civil War.

 

College, Career, and General Reference

GA College 411

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Georgia Career Information Center

College Board

GALILEO
Ask the media specialists for the home access password.

Infoplease

RefDesk.com

 

Search

Evaluation Criteria (http://lib.nmsu.edu/staff/susabeck/evalcrit.html#currency)
"The good the bad and the ugly, or why it's a good idea to evaluate web sources."

Search Engine Watch (http://searchenginewatch.com/)
Learn how to search like an expert.

BrightPlanet
BrightPlanet applies unique and fully automated technology to Internet search site identification, retrieval, qualification, classification, summarization, characterization and publication.

Fossick.com (http://www.fossick.com)
The Web Search Alliance, provides 3000+ links to localized or specialized directories and search engines, and kid-safe search engines around the world.

INFOMINE (http://infomine.ucr.edu/)
INFOMINE is a virtual library of Internet resources. It contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information.

 

Test Prep

USA Test Prep - Preparation tool for the EOCT. You will find a wealth of information and resources on this website. This website requires a password. Please see the Media Specialist for the password.