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Resources for Students
Alabama Virtual Library
Connecting you to a world of knowledge, the Alabama Virtual Library provides students, teachers, and citizens of the state with online access to library information resources.  This is a great resource for research projects!  Users must first visit their local Alabama public library to request the AVL card. Students may visit the media center to request the AVL card.



Shmoop will make you a better lover!*

 *(of literature, history, life)

The Khan Academy Watch. Practice.

Learn almost anything for free.

With a library of over 2,400 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 125 practice exercises, we're on a mission to help you learn whatever you want, whenever you want, at your own pace.

How it works for students

Students can make use of our extensive video library, practice exercises, and assessments from any computer with access to the web.

  1. Complete custom self-paced learning tool
  2. A dynamic system for getting help
  3. A custom profile, points, and badges to measure progress

Coaches, parents, and teachers

Coaches, parents, and teachers have unprecedented visibility into what their students are learning and doing on the Khan Academy.

  1. Ability to see any student in detail
  2. A real-time class report for all students
  3. Better intelligence for doing targeted interventions

Live Homework Help

MLA Format Help

Internet Safety Tips
Internet safety tips for kids and teens

History Channel

Explore HISTORY shows, watch videos and full episodes, play games and access articles on historical topics at

TV Shows

TV Schedule



This Day in History

Pawn Stars


Ultimate History Quiz

The largest and most trusted free online dictionary. Instantly look up accurate and extensive definitions and word meanings, and hear audio pronunciations. A thesaurus, translator, crossword solver, daily crossword puzzle and word games can all be found here.

The World of Math Online
The World of Math Online

Dynamic Periodic Table
You won't find another periodic table that crams so much information into one page. Use the check boxes at the top of the page to dynamically switch between simple, with names, with electron configuration, and inline inner transition metals. View as much or as little information as you'd like or your screen allows.

YALSA's Book Awards & Booklists
If you are looking for great teen books check this site out.

Resources for Teachers
Alabama Learning Exchange
Search Alabama Course of Studies for all subjects, lesson plans, Alabama Public Television etc.

Shmoop Overview for Teachers

Best Websites for History and Social Studies Teachers

Using the Best of the Web in Your English Classroom

Cross Currents of Online Learning

News Impact from

Free Technology for Teachers

ALA / AASL Best Websites for Teaching and Learning

Maintained by the Association of School Librarians.

Alabama State Department of Education

New and improved Alabama Department of Education web site.