Click here for the Research Introduction screencast.
Go directly to Noodletools to enter your citations.
Tutorial for citing a website.
Tutorial for citing a database.
Directions for printing your Works Cited from Noodletools.
eBooks & Databases
Click here to access our Gale eBooks. (aka GVRL) Your password is on your green sheet.
Click here to access our Marshall Cavendish database. Username and password are the same as the Gale password.
World Book Online – Green sheet for username and password.
Library Links for Education. Need the card # from your green sheet. Try Biography or World History.
Penninsula Library System – This is another way to get to the Gale World History in Context database. Need your public library card # or Library Links #.
Follett eBooks: Go to Destiny (link on your right) and find the Meso America eBooks Resource List. Currently compatible only on computers, iPads or Android tablets. Access eBooks through our Destiny Library Catalog or the Brytewave app (destiny.mpcsd.org) * Log in with your Hillview username and password.
Livescience – Great basic information about a lot of your topics!
History.com – Entertainment-based but has some good info.
ThoughtCo. – Relies on ads and freelance writers but the writers have good credentials. Bibliographies and citations offered too!
Smithsonian Maya website – some pages may take two tries to load.
Caracol.org – about the Caracol Archaeology project