1 GB of free offsite storage ( trial
only lasts a week, but it's good in a pinch)
Weekly Chess Problem
1/29/2009 Blackoogle Search
Green! Blackoogle is the new Green
Google. Last year
ecoIron blog reported Google would save mega megawatts by converting
its famous whitespace to a black background.
1/14/09 Studying for Midterms?
You need Quizlet! Quizlet is a free interactive learning tool
that’s a great way to study pretty much anything that requires
memorization. To use Quizlet enter in any kind of data (vocabulary,
dates, etc.) and Quizlet generates specialized flashcards, games &
quizzes. Test yourself & have your friends test themselves!
(Don't forget to search the pre-made cards!)
1/5/2009 Happy New Year -
One Year in 40
i-speech - Read with your ears
Playwright Melinda Lozez talks about her play, Gary
How To Make A Solar Powered USB Charger - charge your ipod!
10/31/08 www.Hulu.com Want to watch
free movies? (oldies but goodies like "Men in Black" or "Sleepless
in Seattle") Want to watch free TV episodes? (The Office, House,
Family Guy, The Simpsons) Another option?
10/3/08 The Capitol Steps - Music and political satire. They put the "MOCK in
Democracy." Get a different perspective on the election!
Rocketbook video study guides
- Think Sparknotes + Youtube!
Pages available for 1984, Crucible, Scarlet Letter, Great Gatsby etc.
Image Chef express yourself. instantly.
First Chapter of Breaking Dawn by Stephanie Meyer
5/6/08 Create A
Technology Tutorials found on the Web
Presidential Election Links
2/25/08 Food Timeline -
Ever wonder what foods the Vikings ate when they set off to explore the
new world? How Thomas Jefferson made his ice cream? What the pioneers
cooked along the Oregon Trail? Who invented the potato chip...and why?
The FBI website for the Sacco & Vanzetti case
British History Topics
British History Topics
From the BBC
Test yourself for hidden bias
superman racist? Was Dr. Seuss?
Where is Matt?
Matt is a
30-year-video games designer from Connecticut who dances badly all over
the world. At the end of 2005, Matt left on a 6 month trip through 39
countries on all 7 continents. In that time, he danced a great deal.
Beowulf for your ipod.
Sky Scenes with meteorologist Matt Noyes is a weekly segment
presenting pictures that viewers have sent in from across New
England. AMHS's own Christa Feetham has a picture appearing in this
week's episode. Christa took a digital photo at P.C.C. this
summer that is featured in this short video. Congratulations
06/06/07 The book, Anatomy of a Boyfriend by Daria Snadowsky is
very popular this month in our library.
Build Your Own Boyfriend game that goes along with the book.
5/21/07 Kelley Abbot's
5/14/07 Stephen Troy, (AMHS grad and filmmaker extraordinaire )
presents the classic film,
The Printer That
5/7/07 Rock &
Roll Library In tribute to Ms. Pugsley's 8th grade classes who
researched Rock & Roll
4/30/07 Stop Global Warming
Help the earth!
Duct Tape Prom fashions - Why spend "big bucks" on formalwear when
you can wear duct tape?
booklists I like Annotated (they tell what the book is about)
Bust a Cell - If you are going to play games in the library... "Try
our new bust-a-cell game – can you repair the damaged cells before they
multiply out of control?"
Read E-Books Enter your Massachusetts library card number and
read electronic books online from cover-to-cover, including tables and
illustrations. netLibrary® includes approximately 7,000 books.
Browse for 15 minutes or create a free account.
3/26/07 Driving 101
Mass Registry of Motor Vehicles webpage with drivers manual
new laws for junior operators
3/19/07 Tessellations -
What are Tessellations?
Now you can
try it for yourself
3/12/07 Looking for a car (or a job so you can earn money for a car)
3/5/07 You'll love these websites, I swear! Cuss
& How Stuff
Works - Swearing
High Do you find Shakespeare challenging to read? Never fear!
Check out this Shakespeare resource
Motivational Quotes of the Day Read the quote of the day!
2/12/07 Happy Valentines Day. How do you say I love you?
WHBH's website will
let you listen to "I love you" in 31 different languages
Collection of movies,
films, and videos. This collection contains thousands of videos
which range from classic full-length movies, to daily alternative news
broadcasts, to user-uploaded videos of every genre
This site gives info on current social issues from multiple
1/22/07 Midterms are almost over so now it's time to relax.
Explore this excellent museum, the
Exploratorium. Discover how
cacao beans become candy bars-and why we all love
chocolate. See living
mouse stem cells at the
Microscope Imaging Station!
1/16/07 Midterms are approaching. Get an A on your test
Test Taking Tips.
Bibliography Creator (MLA format) from Noodle Tools
(make sure you sign up for the free option)
How to write an outline Help with outlining for those research
1/2/07 Nayio Humming Search Do
you have a song stuck in your head and can't name that tune?
Hum your song into your PC mic and Nayio will tell you what you're
cited page MLA format
12/12/11/06 Wikipedia -
Please add to it!! Using a Wikipedia page as a source?
Remember to compare your information with other sources for accuracy.
Need directions to cite your Wikipedia source?
Need notecards? Use this template complete with blue and red lines.
11/26/06 Thesis Statement Websites (I couldn't decide which one to
Developing a thesis statement
for thesis statements
11/20/2006 Grokker A way
to visibly narrow or broaden your topic
11/13/06 Periodic Table of Comic Book. Who is your favorite superhero?
With this tool you can search for authors who write works of a similar
nature to writers you might already enjoy.