Research Tools

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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

English Dictionary and Thesaurus Online with Audio Pronunciation
Encyclopedia of Psychology

Language Dictionaries and Translators

Online Translation Dictionaries
Bing Translator
A Map of Languages in the United States
Spanish Dictionaries Online
French Dictionary Online

Electronic Books

The Online Books Page
Project Gutenberg


ERIC - Education Resources Information Center
Full-Text Psychology Journals
Psychology Related Periodicals (some full-text)
Education Week
International Journal of Special Education


The Library of Congress Online Catalog
The Catalog of the University of California Libraries
John M. Pfau Library, California State University, San Bernardino
Virtual Library

Statistical Tools

Simple Interactive Statistical Analysis Online
SalStat-Analyzes Statistical (especially psychological) Data
MPCA - Data Analysis Software Intended for Large Data Sets

Online Style Manuals and Writing Guides

A Guide for Writing Research Papers Based on Styles Recommended by The American Psychological Association
A Guide for Writing Research Papers Based on Modern Language Association (MLA) Documentation
Guide to Grammar and Writing


U.S. Government Statistics
United Nations Statistics Division
Comprehensive School Reform
Institute of Education Sciences
National Center for Education Statistics
National Assessment of Educational Progress
Policy and Program Studies Service
Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
Organizations sponsored by the Office of Special Education
National Research and Dissemination Centers for Career and Technical Education
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Special Education Teacher Requirements
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California Alternate Performance Assessment (CAPA)
Helpful Hints When Requesting Direct State Intervention
WorkAbility I - A California Transition Program - Students Earn to Learn
WorkAbility I - State Advisory Committee Bylaws
WorkAbility I - Business Meeting and Training


Acrobat Reader (used to view .pdf files)


World Atlas

Book Sources

Internet Sources for Used Books (for California State University, San Bernardino students)
American Antiquarian Booksellers' Association
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Free Websites

Free Website

General Resources

The Educator's Reference Desk
World Newspapers Online
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Special Education / Disability

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Literacy Learning

The Foundation for Comprehensive Early Literacy Learning
International Reading Association
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