Arts & Entertainment
Arts Connected Search over 100,000 resources including works of art, texts, audio, video, and interactive resources
Philadelphia Museum of Art One of the world's great art museums.
PHOTONHEAD Beginner's Guide to Photography
Film or digital camera, the basics of photography stay the same. Good
starter guide to cameras, exposure and photographic concepts; has some
Environment & Ecology
The Appalachian Mountain Club
AMC promotes protection, enjoyment, and stewardship of the mountains,
forests, waters, and trails of the Appalachian region. Claims to be
nation’s oldest outdoor recreation and conservation organization.
Earth 911 Just about everything you need to know to "go green" at home and at school
Recycle City Totally COOL interactive recycling info site that includes a great SimCity-like online game.
TeensHealth offers teens "honest, accurate information and advice about
health, relationships, and growing up".From the Nemours Foundation's
Center for Children's Health Media.
General Teen Interest
Smart Girl Providing girls with a safe, entertaining and educational online community
Teen Ink Teen Ink magazine offers some of the most thoughtful and creative work on a variety of subjects, generated by teens for teens.
Homework Help & Reference
America's Story "America's Story from America's Library" wants you to have fun with history while learning at the same time. AWESOME web site!
Bartleby Web publisher of freely accessible literature, reference and verse. Includes Gray’s Anatomy of the Human Body, Harvard Classics & Shelf of Fiction, Bartlett's Quotations, King James Bible and many more.
National Geographic SUPER web site with great articles, photos, videos, games, activities and much, much more. Don't miss it!
Science a GoGo TOTALLY entertaining and informative online science resource. A must!
The Why File
Science, math & technology behind the news! The Why Files produces
new stories each week, alternating longer features with shorties.
Includes series of interactive science animations, “Cool Science
Images,” and a series of Teacher Activity Pages linked to the national
science teaching standards.
Literacy, Books & Authors
Book reviews and recommendations for teens by very hip NYC Greenwich
Village school librarian. Includes interactive space for teens to
comment or write their own reviews.
Extensive teen guide to authors, books, and book clubs. Includes an
"Ultimate Teen Reading List" with more than 300 titles, reviews and a
newsletter, but also has some advertising.
NetSmartz Thorough, super-informative and very entertaining internet safety site, for parents and kids, from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.