Finding Information Online at Home for School Assignments

The internet contains trillions of pages of information which often makes finding relevant and reliable information online difficult.  The following are both reputable and easily navigable internet research tools.

World Book Web (online encyclopaedia)
(Faith has a Remote ID, ask library staff for the access details)

Education Network of Australia
Search by either key words or key learning areas

The World Fact Book

ABC Online

Great for science topics

BBC Science

Explore Science Museum

How Stuff Works

Information Technology Topics

Macquarie Dictionary

3000 Online newspapers listed by country

Needle in a CyberStack – the InfoFinder

ANZWERS Australian Search Engine

WebWombat Australian Search Engine


And…. for good online maths games go to