WEATHER RESEARCH PATHFINDER
These are some places to begin your research:
Media Catalog --put weather or a specific element of weather in the subject line (ex: tornado*, hurricane*, etc).
Reference --Encyclopedia of Earth and Physical Sciences (REF/500.2/ENC); The Complete Weather Resource (3 vol.) (REF/551.5/ENG); field guides for weather.
Databases found on the Media Services Homepage:
New Book of Popular Science Online*
Choose New Book of Popular Science (under Science)
World Book Encyclopedia Online* (under General Reference)
C.E.R.F. Information Finder* (under Other Resources)
(Search engine for approved websites)
Kids Click! -- http://www.kidsclick.org/
Science and Math Heading
Hurricanes (under Natural Disasters) or Weather
At least ten sites for hurricanes
Other weather sites on the home page:
News & Weather (tiny type under the word Elementary)
Scroll down to weather section under the news
Six sites from which to choose
August 23, 2005
*Home access available. See media staff for passwords.