Culture Research

Springboard - Level 5 (Sophomore), 3.12

Country Reports

Perfect place to start for any research about a country. Search for information about economics, culture, recipes, flags, population and much more. Also includes information about all 50 states. See a library staff member for the id and password.

www.countryreports.org


Grolier Encyclopedia

Grolier Encyclopedia is available through our subscription of Kentucky Virtual Library. http://go-high.grolier.com

Modern World History Database- Facts on File

Comprehensive Database that contains biographies, maps, charts, timelines and primary sources to assist in your research. Great for your IBO research! Modern World History Database See a library staff member for the id and password.

Central Intelligence Agency- World Fact Book

The World Fact Book provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html

Kentucky Virtual Library

Search newspapers, magazines, academic articles, charts, maps and images all in one place. www.kyvl.org See a member of the library staff for the id and password that you will need in order to access the site from your home computer.

National Public Radio

Website of National Public Radio. www.npr.org

British Broadcasting Company

Website of British Broadcasting Company. www.bbc.com

Ibo or Igbo Culture

Website that was converted from a book that contains information on the Ibo culture and customs. http://www.igboguide.org/

BIBME.ORG

Need help formating and citing sources? Visit this site. www.bibme.org

Easybib.com

Need help formating and citing sources? Visit this site. http://easybib.com

Creating an EDU Prezi Account

Directions for creating a Prezi edu account:


1. Go to http://www.prezi.com


2. Click on Sign Up Now


3. At the bottom of the "Enjoy" plan click on Student & Teacher licenses


4. Click on the "Sign up now" link next to Enjoy Edu


5. Use your school email address: first.last@stu.oldham.kyschools.us


6. For school website enter: www.oldham.kyschools.us/ochs


7. Be sure to click the "I agree box" Click continue


8. You will be directed to check your email to verify your account


9. Go to the webmail link on our school website, or outlook.com


10. Check your student email account, username is email address, password is your password you use to log on to computers at school