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RESEARCH
Voice of the Shuttle (the best place to start for literature research)
        http://vos.uscb.edu/index.asp
The Nobel Prize UInternet Archive
        http://almaz.com/nobel/
Book-A-Minute Classics (silly)
        http://rinkworks.com/bookaminute/classics.shtml
Books and Literature
        http://www.refdesk.com/books.html
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
        http://www.utm.edu/reseach/iep/
Glossaries and Dictionaries
        http://www.glossarist.com/default.asp
Online Symbolism Dictionary

http://www.umich.edu/~umfandsf/symbolismproject/symbolism.html/index.html
Literary Terms Glossary
        http://www.galegroup.com/free_resource/glossary/
Rhetorical Terms
        http://www.virtualsalt.com/rhetoric.htm

WRITING
Logical Fallacies
        http://gncurtis.home.texas.net/
How to Organize the Open Essay: Grades 9-12
        http://schoolhousebooksweb.com/how_to_write_open.html
How to Organize the Analysis Essay: Grades 9-12 and English AP
        http://schoolhousebooksweb.com/how_to_analyze.html
Writing an Argument
        http://schoolhousebooksweb.com/how_to_argue.html
Bedford St. Martin’s Handbook

http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/smhandbook/pages/bcs-main.asp?v=&s=01000&n=0
0020&I=-1-2-.01&o=
Visual Thesaurus
         http://www.visualthesaurus.com/desktop/index.jsp
SAT Question of the Day
         http://www.collegeboard.com/apps/qotd/question
Purdue Writing Lab
         http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/research/r_mla.html
Elements of Style
         http://www.bartleby.com/141/
100 Words Everyone Should Know
http://www.houghtonmiffinbooks.com/booksellers/press_release/100words/
Vocabulary
         http://www.vocabvitamins.com/?src=google_mvad_campaign7
Vocabulary Flashcards
        http://schoolnotes.com/cgi-bin/flashcards-new.pl
The Phrase Finder
        http://phrase.shu.ac.uk/index.html
Fallacies
        http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Notetaking
        http://www.enlishcompanion.com/tools/notemaking.htm
Online Rhetoric
        http://humanities.byu.edu/rhetoric/silva.htm
Grammer Course
        http://nweb.pct.edu/homepage/staff/evavra/ED498/index.htm
Book Lists
http://www.ala/org/Content/NavigationMenu/YALSA/Booklists_and_Book_Awards/Ou
tstanding_Books_for_the_College_Bound/Outstanding_Books_for_the_College_bound.htm

EDUCATION
The Gate Way (The key to one-stop, any-stop access to high quality lesson plans, curriculum
units and the other education resources on the Internet.)
        http://www.thegateway.org/
Savings 4 Teachers: The Educators Networks
        http://www.theeducatorsnetwork.com/main/stmfeature.htm
IB: The Friends’ School
        http://www.friends.tas.edu.au/enrolment/ib2002/curriculum.html
IB: tok homepage
        http://www.norreg.dk/tok/Welcome.html
IB: home
        www.ibo.org
AP Central
        http://apcentral.collegeboard.com/
AP Teacher Site with lots o’ links
        http://staff.norman.k12.ok.us/~sandrae/ap.html
AP and IB
        http://www.webenglishteacher.com/ap.html
English Online (units etc.)
        http://english.unitecnology.as.nz/
Teacher Sites (lesson plans etc.)
        http://www.sitesforteachers.com/
Educational Jargon Dictionary
        http://www.ascd.org/educationnews/lexicon/lexiconoflearning.html
Literature Circles
        http://www.literaturecircles.com/
Lots o’ Sites
        http://www.education-world.com/
A Teacher’s Study Guide Site
        http://www.studyguide.org/index.htm

POETRY AND POETS
Find a Poet
        http://www.poets.org/poets.index.cfm
Poems that have been on AP lists
        http://schoolhousebooksweb.com/Poetrylist.html
Poetry 180 A poem a day for American High Schools
        http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/
John Donne and others
        http://www.luminarium.org/sevenlit/donne/
Chiasmus
        http://www.chiasmus.com/mastersof chiasmus/shakespeare.shtml
Poem Table (lots of annoying pop-ups)

http://www.angelfire.com/sys/popup_source.shtml?search_string=fifteen+by+william+stafford
Spoken Word: Poetic License
        http://www.itvs.org/poeticlicense/index.html
SIBL: (Songs Inspired by Literature)
        http://siblproject.org/
Irish Poetry
        http://www.bbl.co.uk/northernireland/poetry/index.shtml
Mega Poetry Online
        http://www.wvu.edu/~lawfac/jelkins/lp-2001/intro/readpoem.html
The Poet Speaks of Art
        http://www.emory.edu/ENGLISH/classes/paintings&peoms/titlepage.html
Audre Lourde
        http://www.lambda.net/~maximum/lorde.html
Poetry Slams

http://ww.pbs.org/newshour//bb/entertainment/july-dec99/poetry_8-17.html
Poetry Slam: What is it?

http://www.poetryslam.com/modules.php?name=FAQ&myfaq=yes&id_cat=1&categories=Poetr
y+Slam+inc.
Poets and Writers
        http://www.pw.org/
Someone’s List of Favorite Poems
        http://www.favoritepoem.org/poems/index.html
Poet’s. Org (really fast)
        http://www.poets.org/poems/search.cfm
Sherman Alexie
        http://www.hanksville.org/voyage/poems/NavagoSchool.html
More Poems Online
        http://unix.cc.wmich.edu/~cooneys/poems/index.html
Search by Title or Poet
        http://www.nth-dimension.co.uk/vl/author_az.asp
Search by Title
        http://eir.library.utoronto.ca/rpo/display/indextitle.html

ESSAYS AND OTHER TEXTS ONLINE
Salon.com
        http://www.salon.com/
The National Academies Press
        http://www.nap.edu/
Wole Soyinka’s Outrage
        http://www.christianitytoday.com/bc/2001/006/8.28.html
Online Texts and References
        http://www.bartleby.com/
The American Dream
        http://www.dreamroad.us/amdream/
The Erosion of the American Dream
        http://www.counterpunch.org/vidal03142003.html
Allegory in Edward Albee’s THE AMERICAN DREAM
        http://www.goshen.edu/facultypubs/DREAM.html
Tulsa: The American Dream Turned Nightmare Indian Workers Allege Abuse By Oklahoma
Company
        http://www.tompaine.com/features.cfm/ID/5747
Cruising the American Dream (Robert Frank Photos)
        http://www.hale.edu/amstud/r66/frl.html
Gene Leaves Apes Speechless
        http://www.nature.com/nsu/020812/020812-6.html
Corpus Linguistics
        http://www.nytimes.com/2002/08/18/magazine/180NLANGUAGE.html
Speeches
        http://www.douglassarchives.org/
The Onion (satire)
        http://www.theonion.com/onion3924/index.html
The Matter of Poetry
        http://www.theatlantic.com/unbound/poetry/poetint.htm
Texts and Plans to Download

http://shenandoah.va.schoolwebpages.com/education/components/docmgr/default.php?sectiondet
aild=869&PHPSESSID=9f90dd87fd5645567e61c68f85cd9
Literature Network
         http://www.online-literature.com/
Literary Non-Fiction Online
         http://www.nt.armstrong.edu/lnlinks.htm

AUTHORS AND SPECIFIC WORKS

King Lear Study Site
       http://home.pacific.net.au/~greg.hub/lear.html
Voices From the Gap: Women Writers of Color
       http://voices.cla.umn.edu/
Xcursion Central (webuests)
       http://www.xcursioncentral.com/index.cfm

ET CETERA

Art History
        http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks.html
Kent’s Online Articles
        http://www.gonomad.com/
GLSEN
        http://glsen.org/templates/student/index.html
Museum of Modern Art
        http://ww.moma.org/
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
        http://www.metmuseum.org/
American Museum of Natural History
        http://www.amnh.org/museum.welcome/index.html?src=I_plan
NYS Writers Institute
        http://www.albany.edu/writers-inst/index.html
Writers Digest
        http://www.refdesk.com/books.html
Urban Legends and Parodies and Other Sillies
        http://www.stanford.edu/~calbear/sunscreen.html
Silly Songs that are Really Poems (you need sound, but this is pretty funny)
        http://www.andover.edu/english/jgould/singingmuse/sillysets.html
NCTE’s Guidelines for Gender Free Language Use
        http://www.ncte.org/positions/gender.shtml