resource is a compilation of magazines, newspapers, pictures, and government
documents articles available free of charge to all Maine residents. Articles are
available for all age levels and on almost any subject including health, current
events, social sciences, business, general reference, and science.
The EBSCO site can be accessed from any computer at http://libraries.maine.edu/mainedatabases.
Click on the word “EBSCOhost” to search any of the databases.
This megasite has sources for anything including encyclopedias, atlases,
dictionaries, newspapers, telephone directories, almanacs, and much more.
Visual and Performing Arts
Journal: Daily Arts News http://www.artsjournal.com/
The latest news in the visual arts, dance, art in the media, theatre, arts
publishing, and music.
Library Museum Page http://vlmp.museophile.com/
Link to world-wide museums, galleries, and art exhibits.
An encyclopedia of art movements, artists, and art museums.
Artists can be located by last name, nationality, movement, subject, or
Dance, Performance and Entertainment Arts Resources
Performing arts resources from the Chico High School Library
Information on virtually every musical style, artist, album
including musical history and biographies.
A directory of book reviews available on the web.
and Consumer Education
A stock market tutorial.
Blue Book http://kbb.com
the suggested retail value of new and used cars, selling tips, and the retail
value of used watercraft, snowmobiles, motorcycles, ATV’s, mopeds, scooters,
College Scholarships, and Financial Aid
Search for colleges, financial aid information and tips for taking the SAT and
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Career information including working conditions, educational
and training requirements, salaries, and employment forecasts.
Information on careers, colleges, test preparation, summer
opportunities, and study abroad.
Create your own web site.
Your Own PC http://www.buildpc.net/
Step by step instructions for building a computer, descriptions of
parts and components, and a list of online sites for purchasing or price
Read about the latest hardware and software reviews, new products
listings, and more.
and Consumer Science
Access over 13,000 recipes in addition to other food
Resource Group http://www.vrg.org/
Vegetarian recipes, nutrition information, and online publications.
Facts – Interactive Food Finder http://www.olen.com/food/index.html
Information on the fat, calories, cholesterol, and sodium of items served at
fast food restaurants.
Languages and Cultures
This site translates
Spanish, French, Portugese, German, and
Canadian Encyclopedia http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/
This online encyclopedia is available in French and English.
and Friendly French for Fun http://library.thinkquest.org/12447/
Lessons for the beginning French student.
Elementary Spanish lessons.
Recipes with photographs.
Comsumer Health Links http://library.umassmed.edu/hslic/consumer/consumer.html
Health resources from the Maine Health Science Libraries and Information
Information on diseases, conditions, drugs, first-aid, and healthy
Columbia University created this web site for young adults.
Allergies and Asthma
Information on treatment, diagnosis, and a special section on food
Verse Project http://www.hti.umich.edu/a/amverse/
Search for poems by title, author, keywords, or phrase.
Literary Criticism Collection
A collection of American and World Literature criticism web sites.
to the State of Maine www.state.me.us
The state of Maine
American Local History Network – Maine
Almost everything you wanted to know about Maine and Maine history.
– World of Math Online
This site contains a variety of calculators, tutorials, interactive
lessons, games, test preparation activities, and math puzzles.
Math Forum Home Page http://drmath.com
Get help with your math homework.
Education and Sports
and Nutrition: The Winning
This site is written for teens by the University of Illinois.
The online edition of Skateboarder magazine
The latest sports news.
Women’s Sports Page by Amy Lewis http://fiat.gslis.utexas.edu/~lewisa/womsprt.html
Links to women's and girls' sports pages covering sports, sports issues, and
A directory of resources for the forest industry.
Forest and Paper Industry
News and publications related to the forestry and paper
Links to many
biology, biochemistry, and chemistry subjects.
Study resources for high school chemistry classes.
Anatomy Online http://www.innerbody.com/
An interactive site filled with graphics, animations, and descriptive
School Physics http://highschoolhub.org/hub/physics.cfm
Links to general physics, the science of sports, matter & energy,
reference tools, and more.
Information for students studying astronomy, ecology, geology, and
Physics Zone http://www.sciencejoywagon.com/physicszone/
Physics tutorials and reference sites.
National Resources Council of Maine http://www.maineenvironment.org/
environmental news and information.
Science Fair Project Resource Guide http://www.ipl.org/youth/projectguide
fair resources, projects, and guides.
of the Holocaust http://remember.org
This Holocaust site has a virtual tour of concentration camps, book
reviews, and stories from survivors, liberators, rescuers, and resisters.
History Net http://history.about.com/
Resources for ancient, women’s, African, military, European, and
A comprehensive site about Maine and the Civil War.
The art, architecture, history, mythology, geography, people,
Olympic games, and wars associated with Ancient Greece.
State, country, and regional printable maps that fit on one 8x11 piece of
Factbook 2001 http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
Statistical information maps and flags for each country of the world.
TO OTHER LIBRARIES
– University of Maine System http://ursus.maine.edu/
STATE LIBRARY http://www.state.me.us/msl/
OF CONGRESS http://www.loc.gov/
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