National History Day
Official NHD Website 

Student Resources
". . .a student-friendly environment arranged by grade level and by subject area where students can find the information they need fast." 
Information on Lexile reading levels 

South Carolina's Virtual Library 

Florence County Library System 
"Six libraries, one community" 
Fast checker for the Internet 

Fact Monster 

"ipl2 is the result of a merger of the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians' Internet Index (LII)."

Awesome Library 
"Awesome Library organizes the Web with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education." 

International Children's Digital Library 
"The ICDL Foundation's goal is to build a collection of books that represents outstanding historical and contemporary books from throughout the world." 

Young Adult Authors 

Citing Sources
Son of Citation Machine

The OWL at Purdue - MLA formatting and style guide 



Evaluating Web Pages 

For Parents
Awesome Library, Parents 
Links to search commercial sites, free e-books and more. 

Helping Your Child with Homework 
Complete text of U.S. Department of Education booklet and link to download PDF version, for all levels. 

South Carolina State Library 

Juvenile Series and Sequels 
Organizes more than 20,000 titles for beginning readers, elementary and middle school readers, and young adult readers. Complied by Mid-Continent Public Library. 

South Carolina Parent Teacher Association 

¡colorín colorado! 
WETA Reading Rockets site with information, activities and advise for Spanish-speaking parents and educators of English language learners, primary and intermediate school 
Allows non-native speakers to improve their pronunciation, for middle and high school. 

The Internet Picture Dictionary 
English, French, German, Italian and Spanish illustrations, for middle and high school. 

Internet Safety Tips for Children and Teens 
Tips and links from the New York Public Library. 

Child Safety on the Information Superhighway 
By Lawrence J. Magid, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, 2003.