The History Channel.com
Connected with the television channel.
Most useful will probably be their "Search the Database" option
which is basically an encyclopedia about historical concepts, events,
CIA World Fact Book
A collection of information gathered by
the U. S. government on countries throughout the world, including government,
economy, history, demographics, geography, etc.
Westford Academy Databases
This is a collection of databases which you can access
as students of WA. If you are at school you will not need to
log on. If you try to access this from home you will need to
go to the blue box (EZ Home Access) and enter your Fletcher
Library ID (found on the back of you Fletcher Library card).
These databases will be useful when conducting research, and
especially when looking for newspaper/magazine articles.
Prompts you to enter the necessary information
and then creates a Works Cited document for you according to MLA format.
You will need to log on (Westford Academy has bought a subscription
to this service and you can access it from home). Make sure you select