Research & Reference Links

Click on the pictures below to go to any of these research and reference sites:

24 Hour - Ask a Librarian

Online Search Engines

Kids' Search

A page of search engines that is geared toward children.

Online Encyclopedias

Brittanica

Brief summary articles from the oldest general reference resource.

Columbia

Encyclopedia with almost 51,000 entries and more than 80,000 cross references.

Encarta

Online encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas and thesaurus.

Online Almanac & Atlas

Factmonster

Almanac, atlas, encyclopedia and dictionary.

Dictionary or Thesaurus

Word Central

Student Dictionary.

Dictionary.com

Online Dictionary.

Merriam-Webster

Online Dictionary and Thesaurus.

Roget's Thesaurus

Online thesaurus.

Disclaimer: This Web page is intended for use by children in a supervised setting. Every effort has been made to assure that the sites which form our primary links are appropriate for our students. However, the rapidly changing World Wide Web may contain material that is unsuitable for children; therefore students and parents should use caution while connected to the Internet. Check the "Dennett Elementary School Internet Use Policy" in the Student Handbook for proper use of the Internet.