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Stanberry R-2 Bulldogs Homepage

King City R-1 School Homepage

Albany R-3 Schools Homepage

Dulcinea Media

FictFact (Track Your Series)


NetSmartz Workshop

Info Please - General Reference

Missouri State Government Website

 Missouri Digital Heritage

Missouri Tourism

Medline Plus



Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM)

National Criminal Justice Reference System


Genealogy on the Web

Cyndi's List




EBSCOhost is a powerful online reference system accessible via the Internet. It offers a variety of proprietary full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers. EBSCOhost offers customizable basic and advanced searching supported by Boolean logic, natural language, enhanced subject indexing and journal searching. With links from the full record display to related articles by subject, magazine issue or author, users can further explore their topic. In addition, EBSCOhost allows patrons to print, email or download multiple articles.



Ask Eric

"The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, produces the world's premier database of journal and non-journal education literature. ERIC provides a public Web site for searching nearly 1.2 million citations going back to 1966 and, with contributor permission, accessing more than 110,000 full-text materials at no charge. ERIC is moving forward with its modernization program, incorporating new technologies to facilitate the addition of materials and help users identify, evaluate, and obtain education-related research and other materials."



Do-it-yourselfers of all levels will love the step-by-step procedures, photos, illustrations, vacuum and wiring diagrams and more. All is updated on a regular basis, ensuring that users always have the most current information. Domestic and import vehicle information through current model year - updates monthly.


Educator's Reference Desk

"The Educator's Reference Desk builds on over a quarter century of experience providing high-quality resources and services to the education community. From the Information Institute of Syracuse, the people who created Ask ERIC, the Gateway to Educational Materials, and the Virtual Reference Desk, the Educator's Reference Desk brings you the resources you have come to depend on. 2,000+ lesson plans, 3,000+ links to online education information, and 200+ question archive responses."

Annenberg Media

Annenberg Media provides access to professional development materials for educators. The resources are free, and include video-on-demand, live streaming video events, and other materials available for purchase. The site also provides access to the Annenberg Channel, a free satellite channel for schools, libraries, colleges, universities, and other public access channels.



"The NetSmartz Workshop® is an interactive, educational safety resource from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Boys & Girls Clubs of America for children (ages 5-17), parents, guardians, educators and law enforcement that uses age-appropriate, 3-D activities to teach children how to stay safer on the Internet. The NetSmartz Workshop can be accessed at

Missouri-specific materials are available from MOREnet offers training on how to implement NetSmartz Workshop materials into a school or library."



"NewsBank provides the full text of news features, special interest stories, editorials, daily columns, letters to the editor, sports reports, death notices, obituaries and more from Missouri publications Kansas City Star and St. Louis Post-Dispatch."


OCLC First Search

Is a multi-purpose resource, which allows you to look for citation information for a variety of materials including Internet sites, government documents, journal articles, and other resources such as books & videos. This also allows patrons to submit Interlibrary loan requests online to Boonslick Regional Library.


Search MOREnet is a web page that brings together the MOREnet online resources of Gale Databases, Learning Express Library, Discovering Collection and NewsBank to make searching easier for all MOREnet Members. provides access to the online resources through a quick search, by subject and by database all located on one page. also contains a Homework Help section that brings all the relevant resources for K-12 students together in one spot.


 Missouri Digital Heritage

"Access to a wide variety of digitized collections from Missouri libraries, archives, historical societies and museums."



 Representing Yourself

"This website is designed to provide information and resources for those involved in family law matters in the state of Missouri. The information, tools and resources available through this site are not intended to take the place of legal advice and there is no guarantee that using the information and/or resources will get the results you want."