Research by Subject

The following resources are available by subject and/or department:


Area of Focus 

Online Resources

General Resources   Bitstrips for Schools (online comic creation)
Brittanica School (online encyclopedia)
Arts  Drama and Performing Arts Broadway.Com (Broadway Theatre News)
Canadian Stage Theatre Company (Toronto)
Durham Shoestring Performers
Mirvish Production Company (Toronto)
Stratford Festival of Canada
Oshawa Little Theatre
Playbill (NYC Broadway News)
Whitby Courthouse Theatre
Arts Music Arts Alive Music Resources
Naxos Music Library
The Royal Conservatory of Music
Arts  Photography Digital Photography Tutorials for Beginners
DSLR Camera Simulator
 (a hands-on site for testing your camera settings)
Photoshelter (Educational resources for student photographers)
Arts Visual Arts McMichael Art Gallery (featuring the Group of Seven)
OCAD (the largest and most comprehensive art, design and media university in Canada)
Ontario Arts Council
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery (Oshawa)
Whitby Station Gallery
Business and Computers Business and Finance The Economist Magazine
Forbes Magazine
Get Smarter About Money
 (Canadian site)
Junior Achievement of Central Ontario (A not-for-profit organization dedicated to educating young people about business)
Money Magazine 
Money Sense Magazine
Report on Business
 (The Globe and Mail)
Business and Computers Computers Adobe: Learn and Support (Tutorials, manuals and  troubleshooting, for all Adobe programs)
Apple Canada (Support Site)
Computer Dealer News (Canada's premier source for news, features, product reviews and opinion relevant to solution providers and the IT channel)
IT World Canada (The latest technology news, IT security, computer networking, cyber crime, product reviews, etc.)
Microsoft Windows (Support site)
PC Magazine

Canadian and World Studies and Social Studies


Civics 101 (Ontario)
Canada's Political System
Canadian and World Studies and Social Studies Geography Atlas Canada
Images Canada
 (Picturing Canadian Culture)
Minerals and Mining/Natural Resources
National Parks of Canada
Statistics Canada
Canadian and World Studies and Social Studies History Canadian Museum of History
Library and Archives Canada
 (Historical resources)
Ste. Marie Among the Hurons Site
Virtual Museum
Canadian and World Studies and Social Studies Holocaust The Anne Frank Centre U.S.A.
The Anne Frank Museum (Amsterdam) 
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 
Canadian and World Studies and Social Studies Parenting Christianity Today - Parenting
Parents Canada Magazine
Canadian and World Studies and Social Studies Travel and Tourism Air Canada
Air Transat
Carnival Cruise Lines
Eurail passes
 (Travel reservations)
Holland America Cruise Lines
Hotel Reservations Worldwide
Via Rail Canada
Visual Geography Series
Westjet Airlines
English and Modern Languages International Languages BBC Languages: Italian
Resources for Students and Teachers of French as a Second Language
English and Modern Languages Literature and Usage Edufind - Punctuation
English Literature Resources
Grammar Bytes (online grammar tutorials)
Grammarly (online grammar site; free login required)
English and Modern Languages Poetry All Poetry (The world's largest poetry community)
The League of Canadian Poets
English and Modern Languages  Shakespeare The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Shakespeare Online
Guidance and Careers    Career Cruising (Course selection and pathways info)
CFEE Dayplanner  (Economic education for newcomers to Canada)
Independent Learning Centre (Ontario's designated provider of distance education)
Job Bank (Job Listings - Government of Canada site)
Jobsetc (JOBS, WORKERS, TRAINING, CAREERS - Government of Canada site)
Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) 
Ontario Colleges (COLLEGE applications)
Skills Canada (Trades)
Tradeability (Skilled trades - Government of Canada site)
The Globe and Mail Newspaper (Classroom Edition) 
Mathematics   Homework Help (for math students - grades 7-10) (The world of math online) 
Physical and Health Education    Canada's Sports Hall of Fame
Health Canada
Toronto Marathon
YMCA of Greater Toronto
Religious Education Catholic  Archdiocese of Toronto
Catechism of the Catholic Church (official Church teaching)
Catholic Answers
Catholic Online
EWTN (Global Catholic Network)
The Holy See (Official Vatican website)
St. Augustine's Seminary (Toronto)
Salt and Light (Television)
Spirit Daily (Daily spiritual news from around the world) 
Religious Education  Charities and Social Justice  Cafod (The official Catholic aid agency of the United Kingdom)
Chalice (A Catholic sponsorship programme)
Development and Peace (Canadian Catholic site)
ShareLife (An Archdiocese of Toronto-based Catholic agency helping those in need)
 Religious Education Mythology  Myth Web 
Encyclopedia Mythica 
Religious Education  Philosophy Philosophy for Dummies
Philosophy Resources (useful online links for your research project)  
Religious Education  World Religions BBC Religion (An introduction to many of the religions of the world. Includes Jainism, Shinto, Sikhism, Rastafari, Paganism, etc.)
Every Student (A Safe Place to Explore Questions About Life and God)
Exploring World Religions (Resources) 
Science General  Biology 4 Kids
Cells Alive! 
Naming Organic Compounds
Scientific American Magazine  
Science Ecosystems Great Lakes Ecological Protection and Restoration
Union of Concerned Scientists
Science  Energy - Renewable Energy Bullfrog Power
Re-Energy Project Kit 
Science  Environment Environmental Choice Program 
Kyoto Smart (Climate Change) 
Science  Space  Hubble Site (Hubble telescope images) 
Hubble Space Telescope (astronomy videos)
Space Daily (astronomy and daily news) 
Student Services Program Support  TeacherVision (Special Ed. resources)
Technology Education Transportation Technology Auto Repair and Maintenance for Dummies
Auto Education Online
A Mechanic's Guide to the Parts of a Car
Technology Education Woodworking Building With Wood - Tips and More (excellent resource!)
Minwax Woodworking Projects
Popular Woodworking Magazine
Woodworking Projects for Beginners