Citation Machine: a useful aid in creating and formatting proper works cited page citations in MLA, APA, Turabian, and Chicago formats.
The Corpus of Contemporary American English: created by Mark Davies, the largest freely available corpus of English.
Creative Commons Search : an excellent search engine for media which is licensed under creative commons laws, which means that anyone can use it free of charge and with the blessing of the author.
The Online Encyclopedia of Western Signs and Idiograms: a research tool for exploring common symbols, by meaning and by common features.
Online Etymology Dictionary : an excellent resource of word roots and histories.
The Purdue Online Writing Lab's MLA Style Guide: a superb reference resource for everything you need to know about proper MLA format.
The Simple English Wikipedia: Brought to you by Wikipedia, an open source encyclopedia in BASIC English. This is a great place to begin research.
WordNet® : a large lexical database of English, developed under the direction of George A. Miller. Nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms (synsets), each expressing a distinct concept. Synsets are interlinked by means of conceptual-semantic and lexical relations.
Davies, Mark. "Corpus of Contemporary American English: 410 Million Words, 1990-2010."
- The Corpus of Contemporary American English. Brigham Young University, 2008. Web. 2 Oct 2010. <http://www.americancorpus.org/>.
"Main Page." Simple English Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, March 23, 2010. Web.
Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.
Purdue Online Writing Lab "Purdue OWL." MLA Style. Purdue University, 2010. Web. 2 Oct
"Symbols.com - Home." Symbols.com Online Encyclopedia of Western Signs and Idiograms.
- HME Publishing, 2010. Web. 2 Oct 2010. <http://www.symbols.com/>.
Warlick, David "Son of Citation Machine." Landmark's Son of Citation Machine. The
- Landmark Project, 2010. Web. 2 Oct 2010. < http://citationmachine.net/>.