Sites for Every Student
Rate My Professors
- This site is great for college students who're planning their class schedule. It features ratings for more than one million professors around the world. Those professors are ranked by more than 6.8 million students.
- Text Swap is a free textbook exchange service for students who want to be able to trade their used textbooks online.
- Backpack is the ultimate organizational Web app for college students. It allows users to take notes online, create to-do lists, keep schedules and much more.
- Study Hacks is dedicated to 'demystifying student success.' This college blog has become one of the best places on the Web to get study advice and academic strategies that actually work.
Sites for Student Researchers
- This award-winning site is a great place to find and check facts. RefDesk has an enormous collection of reference materials, searchable databases and other great resources that can't be found anywhere else.
Internet Public Library
- The Internet Public Library is an online reference service that offers everything from free dictionaries and encyclopedias to books, magazines and newspapers.
- If you need an online encyclopedia that allows you to cite reputable sources, this is a great place to look. Encyclopedia.com pulls search results from more than 100 reputable encyclopedias and dictionaries, including sources like the Oxford University Press.
- ChaCha isn't exactly a citable source, but it's a fantastic starting point for research. This human-powered search engine has more than 15,000 guides who are dedicated to answering any question you might have.
Sites for Student Writers
- Essay Punch is an interactive online essay-writing tutorial. It helps students organize thoughts and improve their essay skills.
- Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL) is a great resource for student writers who want to learn more about writing mechanics, formatting, outline development and avoiding plagiarism.
- Wridea is a free online idea management service that is designed to help writers brainstorm, organize and improve their ideas.
- Big writing projects sometimes require the creation of a database to keep ideas organized. Grubba is perfect for student writers who want to quickly create a database that can be shared with other people.
- Student writers will love Bib Me. This bibliography generator automatically fills in a works cited page in MLA, APA, Chicago or Turbian formats.
African Journal Online (AJOL)
John Wiley and Sons
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
Oxford University Press
Institute of Physics (IOP)
American Physical Society
Indiana University press
Royal Society of Chemistry
Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE)
Beech Tree Publishing
Cambridge University Press - Cambridge Journals Online
Duke University Press
Royal Society - Royal Society Journals Online
Sage Online Journals
Taylor & Francis Journals
University of California Press - Caliber
University of Chicago Press