Organizing Your Research

Before you get going, you should have a plan for how you will organize and keep track of the things you learn, as well as new questions that come up. Remember, Google search results and Wikipedia are great starting points for your research, but dig deep into sites and confirm what you find out there. Watch the video below for a quick refresher on why “You Can’t Just Google It!”

Subscription Based Resources

(See Mr. Monahan or your teacher for usernames/passwords)

Free Encyclopedias

Collaborative Encyclopedias

Advanced Search Pages

For Teachers

  • Choosito (Search results organized by reading level)
  • Custom Search Engine (create a search engine that only returns results from the sites you want it to)

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