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Media Center: 1920s

Online Resources

  Gale Virtual Reference Library (ebooks)

 POP Culture Universe/African American Experience/Daily Life

   ABC-CLIO American History

   Britannica: general encyclopedia

  History in Context: scroll down the page to locate the icon

  SIRS Knowledge Source

  Search through almanacs, encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and a variety of other resources.





Print Resources

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Research Tips!

When researching at home using the MCPS Online Services, you will need to access usernames/passwords from your teacher or in your online classroom (Google or myMCPS).  MCPS Online Services are marked with an asterisk (*).

Most of the articles from MCPS Online Services have MLA citations already created at the bottom of the webpage.  Feel free to copy/paste the citations into a text file (ex. Word) as you compile your bibliography.

This is part of the trial subscription offerings.  Refer to your handout for login information.  Trial subscriptions are marked with two asterisks (**).

 OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University - Citation formats.  Remember to use MLA format.