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High School: Science: Home

What is This?

This list of resources has been compiled for high school students visiting the UW-Whitewater to do library research on science topics. These are not the only resources which can be used for completing college level research projects, but are rather suggested as starting points.

General Resources

If you are ready to jump right in, here are the main places to start:

  • Research@UWW - Find "Everything" (articles, books, & more)
    This discovery tool searches multiple resources simultaneously (articles, books, ebooks, videos, digital resources, government documents, etc.), or you can change from searching "Everything" to all our resources that are not articles by choosing i.e., Books, Media & more (UW Whitewater).
  • A-Z Databases List
    Online research databases available through the Library. Search these resources to find articles and other information on your topic, primarily in journals, magazines, and newspapers. Databases are available via the alphabetical listing, or sorted by broad subject area using the drop-down menus at the top.
  • Google Scholar
    Google Scholar can help you find both books and articles, but if you use Google Scholar from off campus, configure the settings to use Andersen Library's full text subscription access.
  • Journals
    Use this search to find out whether the Library owns a particular journal, magazine, or newspaper, as well as the dates and formats available. Search by periodical title, as opposed to article title.

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