Searching EBSCO databases
How to create your bibliography using APA
At Melbourne High School, we recommend the APA referencing style.
APA style is an author-date citation style.
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Don't forget to collect your information while you have the book or website!
At the time of reading a source, record all of the bibliographic information (descriptive elements) necessary to create a citation. You can either use referencing software or record manually. It is vital to be accurate and clear at this stage to save time later on.
The information you should record:
- Edition (1st, 2nd, reprint ed. revised ed. etc.).
- Page numbers for direct quotations (optional for secondary school)
- Place of publication.
- Date of publication.
- Web address if online resources and Date Accessed.
Homework | Revision
"The Digital Morphology library is a dynamic archive of information on digital morphology and high-resolution X-ray computed tomography of biological specimens. Browse through the site and see spectacular imagery and animations and details on the morphology of many representatives of the Earth's biota.
The Encyclopedia of Life is a database that aims to have an electronic image of each species of organism to be found on the planet. Best results are obtained when searched by scientific name.
Microscope imaging station From Exploratorium
Interactives and Animations
Founded in 2002 by Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman, the PhET Interactive Simulations project at the University of Colorado Boulder creates free interactive math and science simulations. PhET sims are based on extensive education research and engage students through an intuitive, game-like environment where students learn through exploration and discovery.