Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

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Web Resources

Government Websites

General Academic Websites

Information and resources to help with a variety of educational topics

  • Directory of Open Access Journals
    Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages
  • OAIster
    A multidisciplinary catalog of digital, open archive resources such as articles, e-Books, images, movies and audio files. Developed at the University of Michigan Libraries with the support of a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

  • HippoCampus
    Free educational resources on a variety of subjects, in a variety of formats

  • infoUSA
    Information about American society, political processes, official U.S. policies and culture

  • Internet Public Library Resources by Subject
    "Information you can trust" on a variety of subjects

  • Khan Academy
    Online video library covering primarily math and science, but also many other topics

  • ProCon.org
    Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues from an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization

Subject Specific Websites

Information and resources to help with Language & Literature, Math, and Health Sciences

Primary Sources Websites

Access to primary source documents for History research