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Aiken Bamberg Barnwell Edgfield Regional Library
Your local public library is an excellent resources for a variety of materials, including online books.
DISCUS should be your first stop for any research! These valuable databases are provided through the SC State Library and include magazines, encyclopedias, newspapers, etc. See your media speciaist for a username and password for home access.
Purdue Online Writing Lab OWL
The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects.
Citation Machine helps students to properly credit the information that they use. Its primary goal is to make it so easy for student researchers to cite their information sources, that there is virtually no reason not to.
Science Fair Resources
Science News for Students
Science News for Students is an award-winning online publication dedicated to providing age appropriate, topical science news to learners, parents and educators.
All Science Fair Projects
Science Fair Projects for all levels. We have hundreds of ideas for every science topic, from Astronomy to Zoology!
Science Fair Project Resource Guide
If you’ve never done a science fair project before, DON’T PANIC! The IPL’s Science Fair Project Resource Guide will help you through the whole project by guiding you to a variety of excellent web resources.
The award-winning, non-profit Science Buddies empowers K-12 students, parents, and teachers to quickly and easily find free project ideas and help in all areas of science from physics to food science and music to microbiology. Whether your goal is to find a fun science activity for your kids or win the international science fair, sciencebuddies.org puts comprehensive, scientist-authored tools, tips, and techniques at your fingertips.