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Research Tools 
EasyBib: Bibliography and Citation Maker. Check results against our WVHS MLA Style Guidelines, particularly citations of web pages. 
WebPath Express: Internet search for educationally valid sites.
WVHS MLA Style Guidelines: Instructions & examples for citations, annotated bibliography, parenthetical references & formatting papers.
WebMD: Health information
Pixabay: Image Search
 
Art
Art History TimelinesImages Organized by Art Movements
Art in the PictureIntroduction to Art History
Artcyclopedia: Artists by MovementGuide to Great Art Online
Getty MuseumImages and Information from Collection
Louvre MuseumImages and Information about Exhibitions and Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Timeline of Art HistoryImages and Information plus Links to Collection
National Gallery of Art ClassroomImages, Information and Lessons
National Gallery of Art, USAImages and Information from Collections and Exhibitions
Tate Museums, BritainImages and Information from Exhibitions and Collections
Web Gallary of ArtVirtual Museum of 11th to 19th Century European Art
 
JROTC
Combined Arms Research LibraryComprehensive military research center.
JROTC Contests
 
Language Arts
NYTimes Argument Prompts 200 prompts with resource links
Oxford Dictionaries Online Definitions, derivations, articles about language
 
Mythology
Big Myth, TheCreation myths from around the world
Classics Pages, TheGreek mythology in updated language
Encyclopedia Mythica7,000 articles about Greek, Roman and world mythology
Greek MythologyComprehensive coverage; links to full-text classic lit
Greek MythologyFrom the Iliad to the fall of the last tyrant
Greek Mythology GodsGreek gods, titans, heroes and events of mythology
Irish Myths and LegendsVariety of full-text Celtic myths
Myths From Around the WorldMyths from 15 different geographical regions
Theoi Greek MythologyMythology in classical literature and art
World MythologyClick on map for myths of different world cultures
World of MythsGreek, Roman and Norse gods and heroes
 
Nuclear Armaments
Arms Control AssociationCountry Profiles of Weapons, Policies and Practices
Nuclear PursuitsStatistics and Info for Israel, India, So. Africa, Pakistan, and No. Korea
Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI)Country Profiles of Nuclear, Chemical, Biological and Missle Programs
World Nuclear ForcesCurrent Status by Country
 
Poetry
Poetry 180 A Poem a Day for American High Schools
Poetry Out LoudPoems, Performances and Information about the Contest
SpeechesAmerican RhetoricRhetorical practice and speech bank with transcripts, audio and/or video
Famous Speeches and Speech TopicsIncludes extracts, passages or lines from famous speeches
Gifts of SpeechTranscripts of women's speeches from around the world
History Place Great Speeches CollectionTranscripts of historically significant speeches
So*JustTranscripts and information for speeches on social justice
 
Test Preparation
4 TestsFree online practice tests for GED, ACT, SAT and ASVAB
About the GED TestInformation and sample questions
College Board SATSAT Practice Test Questions
Free Official SAT Practice Tests
GED Prep InfoInformation and sample questions
Major Test SAT PrepSAT practice tests
McGraw-Hill's Practice PlusACT, SAT, AP, and PSAT information and practice tests
Test GuideFree no-registration ACT practice tests
Test Prep PracticeFree online ACT practice tests
The ACTACT practice questions

U.S Government
Landmark Cases of the U. S. Supreme CourtOverview, background, decision and resources; also teaching info.
Legal Law Institute, Cornell Univ. Law SchoolConstitution, Supreme Court, Federal Laws and Rules, Some State Laws
Oyez: U. S. Supreme Court MediaCases and information; search by issue or term; also summaries and audio
Supreme Court of the United StatesOfficial site with documents and information
 
U.S. History
 
U.S. Popular Culture
American Fashion Through the Decades:Cultural and historical context of decades reflected in fashion
Decade by DecadeLinks for each decade of the 20th Century
Fast FactsHighlights for each decade by the U. S. Census Bureau
People History, The Events, social culture, inventions and technology by decades