Department: Science & Technology


Biome Travel Brochure

Print Resources

Books available in the Wellesley High School Library
Ref 577 Bio
Biomes of the World
Ref 577 Eco
Ecology Basics
Ref 577.8 Uxl
UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes
Ref 333.95 Gro
World Atlas of Biodiversity: Earth's Living Resources in the 21st Century
Ref 910 Har
Atlas of the World's Deserts
Ref 577.54 All
Deserts
Ref 551.41 Sto
Deserts
Ref 578.73 Juk
Encyclopedia of Rainforests
574.5 Lan
Tropical Rain Forests Around the World
574.52642 New
Tropical Rainforests
578.734 Old
Rainforest
333.75 Rai
Rainforests

Google Search

Search Biome websites using Google custom search engine.



Recommended Websites

Ms. Green's Websites
World Biomes
Animal Discovery- Animal Planet map of World Biomes and information on mammals in each
Earth Observatory
Earth Floor: Biomes
Introduction to Biomes
The World's Biomes - University of California Museum of Paleontolgy website
Infoplease Physical Geography
Blue Planet Biomes
MBG Net - Missouri Botanical Garden
Biomes
Tundra - Alpine vs. Arctic

Databases

Databases (Passwords are available at the library.)
Science Reference Center - Contains current articles from journals like Science, Science News, Nature, Scientific American, Environment, Science & Technology and more.
InfoTrac - Find articles from science and business magazines. (Search Tip: Search all InfoTrac databases at once by selecting "All Cross-Searchable Products" right under the search box.)

How-to Sheet

Instructions for creating a Trifold_Brochure in MS Word.

Website Evaluation

Did you find a useful website? Make sure and properly evaluate it.
Evaluating Websites Rubric

Citation Style:

Works Cited - helps to create works cited page, also has links to MLA, APA, and Chicago formatting guide with examples

Works Cited Example