Research Databases & Websites

Database and eBook Citation: In databases, you can go to the article, click the Citation Tools icon (to the right of the article), and choose APA citation from the drop-down menu.

To use databases from home, access these Library Database Passwords.

          Expanded Academic ASAP
          Science in Context (Gale)
          NASA website



Images

          For this project, the only “citation” you need for images is the URL of the website where you found the image.

          Britannica ImageQuest
          NASA website (image search)



Starting your Infographic

Lucidchart

          LucidChart Sign-Up (Click “Sign up with Google;” use your LS email)

          Tutorial: Signing up for LucidChart

          Handout on Ludidchart: Tips for Getting Started

Infographic Design Tips

          12 Infographic Tips

          Design Shack 10 Tips for Designing Better Infographics

          10 Tips for Designing Better Infographics

APA Citation

          APA Citation Guide
          Citation Machine
          Noodletools (login or sign up using LSRHS Google account info)



Web Evalution

Please use the SCRAP Test to check any websites before using them. After answering these web evaluation questions, if you are still unsure of whether a site is reliable, then check with your teacher or the librarians.