Discipline Specific
Web-Based Resources

Resource List
Compiled by Joe Old, El Paso Community College, this list provides links to web-based resources.

A National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education Center, "Bio-Link," http://www.bio-link.org enhances and expands biotechnology education programs by providing cutting edge professional development for instructors, by improving curriculum, by making use of technologies and by creating a system that promotes the sharing of information.

Resource List
Compiled by Joe Old, El Paso Community College, this list provides links to web-based resources.


"Multimedia for Chemical Education"   http://www.chem.ox.ac.uk/it_lectures/poznan/

"Virtual Laboratory" http://plc.cwru.edu/tutorial/enhanced/main.htm online experiments in polymer and liquid crystal chemistry.

Chemtutor http://www.chemtutor.com/  help with the fundamentals of chemistry

The most beautiful Periodic Table of Elements every created--and it's interactive, too!   http://www.chemsoc.org/viselements/pages/pertable_fla.htm

For even more fun, visit the Periodic Table of Comic Books http://www.uky.edu/Projects/Chemcomics/

Eric Weisstein's World of Chemistry http://scienceworld.wolfram.com/chemistry/ chemistry encyclopedia

Resource List 
Compiled by Joe Old, El Paso Community College, this list provides links to web-based resources.

Donna Apgar, faculty member at Central Piedmont Community College in North Carolina, has created an interesting resource for students, travelers, and teachers. Check it out at http://www.cpcc.cc.nc.us/langlab/

Social Sciences Research and Instructional Council's Favorite Web Links http://www.csubak.edu/ssric/weblinks.htm including links to museums, think tanks and institutes, social science data, and links connected to disciplines with the social sciences.

"Women of Ancient Rome" http://web.mac.com/heraklia/Dominae/

The Voice of the Shuttle http://vos.ucsb.edu/ probably the most extensive catalog of online resources in the humanities

Media History Project:  from Petroglyphs to Pixels http://mediahistory.umn.edu/index2.html

American Literature Sites http://guweb2.gonzaga.edu/faculty/campbell/enl311/sites.htm

The Online Book Archives http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/archives.html

Tables of Literary Criticism http://www-as.phy.ohiou.edu/~rouzie/307j/litcrittable1.html and http://www-as.phy.ohiou.edu/~rouzie/307j/litcrittable2.html

Poetry links http://www.spondee.net/sites_classic.htm

College Writing sample rubric

"Designing Effective Writing Assignments" http://www.umuc.edu/ugp/ewp/design.html

"The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation"   http://www.grammarbook.com/  Test your grammar skill or locate the answer to a pesky punctuation problem with this helpful site.

University of Richmond's Writer's Web http://writing.richmond.edu/writing/wweb.html provides an online writing handbook that covers all the stages in the process of writing.

Ancient history links http://bubl.ac.uk/link/a/ancienthistory.htm

Exploring and Collecting History Online (ECHO) http://echo.gmu.edu/index.php - sites on the history of science and technology

Past Notable Women in Computing

Chronology of Mathematicians, 1700 BCE - 1970 CE, http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/mathhist/chronology.html These links can also be sorted according to national origin.

Past Notable Women of Mathematics http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/tap/past-women-math.html

Mathematics links http://link.bubl.ac.uk/ISC6469

The Math Forum at Drexel University http://mathforum.org/ includes "Ask Dr. Math" and links to resources on math education and math concepts at all levels.

Math in Daily Life web resources

Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics http://mathworld.wolfram.com/

"College Physics for Students of Biology and Chemistry" http://www.rwc.uc.edu/koehler/biophys/contents.html

"Stephen Hawking's Universe:  Strange Stuff Explained:   http://www.thirteen.org/hawking/strange/html/stuff.html

Eric Weisstein's World of Physics http://scienceworld.wolfram.com/physics/ encyclopedia of physics topics

Fear of Physics http://www.fearofphysics.com/ explains complex phenomena simply.

Resource List
Compiled by Joe Old, El Paso Community College, this list provides links to web-based resources.

BUBL Link Catalog of Internet Resources on every subject: http://bubl.ac.uk/

The Online Book Archives http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/archives.html

Bibliomania http://bibliomania.com/  more books online

Federal Resources for Education Excellence (FREE) http://www.ed.gov/free/ and the Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM) http://thegateway.org/ are sites sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide quick and easy access to the substantial collections of educational materials found on various federal, state, university, non-profit, and commercial Internet sites.  All academic subjects included.

MERLOT (Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching) - a free and open resource designed primarily for faculty and students of higher education. A vast number of links to online learning materials are collected here along with annotations such as peer reviews and assignments. Learning materials are organized by subject matter: http://www.merlot.org/Home.po

"Situating the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: A Cross-Disciplinary Conversation" by Mary Taylor Huber and Sherwyn P. Morreale— http://www.carnegiefoundation.org/eLibrary/situating.htm

Teaching Resource Exchange—links to journals, web sites, listservs, and more for college teachers. Resources are organized by discipline, format, and recency. Hosted by the University of Iowa's Center for Teaching:


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