Worcester’s premier college-preparatory co-ed day school serving students from Central MA and MetroWest, Pre-K–Grade 12










 [Click here to return to Class Projects eResources]

Suggested Databases

ABC-CLIO's History Databases - these databases have biographies and additional information on your President:

America's Historical Newspapers (1690-2000) - use this collection after you have become familiar with topics you want to research.  (Can be slow loading)

Biography in Context includes comprehensive biographies of all U.S. Presidents...good place to start.

Image Quest

Reserve Cart
The marked Reserve Cart has books for your use for this project.
Useful Websites
The American Presidency Project - significant archive that contains information related to the study of the Presidency.

Presidential Libraries for students who have Presidents Hoover to Carter

Primary Documents - a listing of websites that provide sources for primary documents.

White House -- The Presidents - Biographies on each of the U. S. Presidents...good place to start.

The Living Room Candidate-from the Museum of the Moving Image - Political ads from presidential elections, 1952-2012.  
Research Tools

Upper School Library eResources

NoodleBib will help you compose your bibliography and provides a note-taking feature when needed.  

MLA Formatting Guide

Works Cited Guide

Avoiding Plagiarism

Turnitin.com is used by teachers and students to ensure academic integrity.

powered by finalsite