Online Reference Material

South Callaway Library - Online Card Catalogs

Epic - Digital Reading Platform for Kids

MOREnet Online Resources

MOREnet is an educational Internet Service Provider (ISP) that links schools, public libraries, academic institutions, & state agencies together to their network to have access to a secure broadband connection across the state of Missouri. Our affiliation with MOREnet provides us with access to many online resources.

Additional Online Resources - Great Online Reference Materials - Great Online Books

This site features a multitude of Reference, Verse, Fiction, and Nonfiction material

Merriam-Webster Online

This site features a Dictionary, Thesaurus, Word of the Day, Word Games, and the Word Central site for Kids

Government Information and Research Links

Missouri Information

  • Finding Missouri - This video series, for students and teachers in Missouri's elementary and secondary schools, was funded by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) and the Historical Preservation Section of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

  • Missouri Heritage Project - class supplicated in dealing with Missouri's heritage

  • Virtually Missouri - Access to a wide variety of digitized collections from Missouri libraries, archives, historical societies and museums


Other Reference Sites of Interest

A collection of various reference and research sites on the Internet

  • SIRS Knowledge Source - Search for articles using this powerful online research tool and database.

  • OneLook Dictionaries - Over 600 dictionaries are now indexed by this site

  • AskERIC - Education Information with the Personal Touch by the Information Institute of Syracuse

  • American Journalism Review - Links to thousands of newspapers and magazines

  • NetSmartz - The NetSmartz Workshop¨ is an interactive, educational safety resource from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children¨ and Boys & Girls Clubs of America for children (ages 5-17), parents, guardians, educators and law enforcement that uses age-appropriate, 3-D activities to teach children how to stay safer on the Internet.

  • eThemes - eThemes is an extensive database of content-rich, age-appropriate resources organized around specific themes. These resources are created for educators to use in their classrooms.

  • Multnomah County Library Homework Center - Homework help from the Multonomah County Library

  • Ultimate Vocabulary Resource Guide - Looking for ways to bolster your English vocabulary skills? You’ll find plenty in this guide, with links to great vocabulary resources from around the web. There are tools for teachers and parents looking for strategies to help students excel.

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