MSJC Libraries: Selected Websites A-E

Administration of Justice

Anatomy

  • Muscle Atlas
    Created by Dr. Michael Richardson at the University of Washington.

Anthropology

Art

Biography

Astronomy

Biological Science

Bookstores

  • Abebooks
  • Alibris 
    New, used, rare, and out of print books.
  • Amazon
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Booksamillion
  • Chegg - Rent, buy or sell textbooks.
  • Open Textbooks - Open textbooks are real, complete textbooks licensed so teachers and students can freely use, adapt, and distribute the material. Open textbooks can be downloaded for no cost, or printed inexpensively.

Business/Finance/Economics

Careers/Find a Job

 

Chemistry

  • General Resources
    • Chemistry Now! 
       A joint project from the National Science Foundation and NBC, Chemistry Now is a weekly online video series that uncovers and explains the science of common, physical objects.
  • Chemical Elements

 

Child Development

  • Indexes/Directories
    • Child & Family Web Guide 
      This directory of websites evaluated by Tufts University graduate students and faculty describes and provides links to hundreds of sites containing child development research and practical advice. The directory is divided into five main categories: family/parenting, education/learning, typical child development, health/mental health, and resources/recreation.

Computer

  • Code.org
    Designed to promote computer science education, on Code.org users may participate in the Hour of Code challenge, which teaches basic coding skills to students and adults who have no previous experience.​
  • Computer Virus Information
    Symantec AntiVirus Research Center
  • Computerworld
    Computer related news, resources, career information and much more.
  • Information Week
    News from the world of information technology (IT)
  • Making the Macintosh
    This is online exhibit draws on Stanford University Library’s archive of documents and materials relating to the Mac’s origin, development, and promotion. Along with roughly two hundred archival texts and images, the site includes thirteen recent interviews with some of the principal players in the creation of the Macintosh.
  • PC World Online
    The Internet version of PC World Magazine. News articles , product reviews, etc.

Consumer Information

Copyright

Credit Report Agencies

  • Equifax: 1-800-525-6285; P.O. Box 740241, Atlanta, GA 30374-0241
  • Experian: 1-888-EXPERIAN (397-3742); P.O. Box 9532, Allen, TX 75013
  • TransUnion: 1-800-680-7289; Fraud Victim Assistance Division, 
    P.O. Box 6790, Fullerton, CA 92834-6790
  • Annual Credit Report: This site allows you to request a free credit report, once every 
    12 months from each of the nationwide consumer credit reporting companies.

 

Crime and Criminals

  • Registered Sex Offenders – California
  • Crime Reports - Search neighborhood crime data for Menifee, Riverside County, and other locations through-out the U.S. (includes thefts, burglaries, robberies, homicides, sexual offenses and more)

 

Dance

Earth Science

  • Rock Cycle
    Rock cycle animations display some of the most common rock-forming processes.

Economics

  • Economist 
    Markets and market data: global market statistics.

Education

Election and Voting Information

Environmental Science

Ethnic Resources