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Computer Programming The New Boston http://thenewboston.org/tutorials.php Contains many tutorials covering C++, Java, jQuery, PHP, visual basics and more. 
Computer Programming Beginner's Guide to HTML & CSS http://learn.shayhowe.com/html-css/ "A Beginner’s Guide to HTML & CSS is a simple and comprehensive guide dedicated to helping beginners learn HTML and CSS. Outlining the fundamentals, this guide works through all common elements of front-end design and development." 
Computer Programming Google Code University https://developers.google.com/university/ Google's own university to teach programming, Android development, and web programming. 
Computer Programming WiBit http://www.wibit.net/ Video courses that teach C, C++, objective C. C#, and Java. 
Computer Programming Udacity https://www.udacity.com/ Online courses taught by professors. Classes can be completed at your own pace. 
Computer Programming Codecademy http://www.codecademy.com/#!/exercises/0 Interactive website for learning programming from the start. Great for beginners. 
Computer Programming HTML Dog http://www.htmldog.com/ Learn the basics of HTML and Javascript 
eBooks Poem Hunter http://www.poemhunter.com/ Thousands of poems from numerous authors 
eBooks LibriVox Audio Books http://librivox.org/ Audio books available for download 
eBooks UPenn Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ Over a million books! 
eBooks MIT Classics Archive http://classics.mit.edu/Browse/index.html Classic Greek writings 
eBooks Google Books http://books.google.com/  
eBooks Bartleby http://www.bartleby.com/ "a personal, non-profit collection of classic literature" 
eBooks Project Gutenberg http://www.gutenberg.org/catalog/ "Project Gutenberg (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks". It was founded in 1971 by Michael S. Hart and is the oldest digital library. Most of the items in its collection are the full texts of public domain books. The project tries to make these as free as possible, in long-lasting, open formats that can be used on almost any computer. As of March 2013, Project Gutenberg claimed over 42,000 items in its collection." 
Learning Tool University of the People http://www.uopeople.org/ "University of the People (UoPeople) is a non-profit, tuition-free, presently unaccredited online academic institution headquartered in Pasadena, California and founded by entrepreneur Shai Reshef in January 2009. All lecture and study sessions are delivered entirely from a secure website on the Internet. The non-profit organization provides access to online, post-secondary education to qualified students in a tuition-free model in order for students to overcome geographic or financial limitations and acquire higher learning. UoPeople’s pedagogical model draws on the principles of e-learning, social networking, and collaborative learning, coupled with open-source technology and open educational resources. Combined, these make up the elements which provide the ability for the non-profit organization to scale and operate at low-cost; thus keeping the cost of programs affordable for the University’s large percentage of disadvantaged students comprising its student body." 
Learning Tool Cornell University's ArXiv http://arxiv.org/ "Cornell's library of published academic research papers. Over 700,000 online available." 
Learning Tool University of Reddit http://ureddit.com/ "Classes taught by regular people with expertise in the field. Not accredited professors or lecturers, which may not necessarily be a bad thing." 
Learning Tool Free Management Library http://managementhelp.org/ "Articles that aim to teach managers and business owners how to run things more effectively. Covers everything from business planning to hiring to taxation." 
Learning Tool UC Berkeley Lectures http://webcast.berkeley.edu/ Online video lectures 
Learning Tool Scitable http://www.nature.com/scitable "natureEducation explains biology and genetics through free ebooks and hundreds of articles covering several topics." 
Learning Tool Investopedia http://www.investopedia.com/university/ "In-depth tutorials about financial and personal investing." 
Learning Tool Directory of Open Access Journals http://www.doaj.org/ "The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) is website that lists open access journals and is maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access (IS4OA). Until January 2013, the DOAJ was maintained by Lund University. The project defines open access journals as scientific and scholarly journals that meet high quality standards by exercising peer review or editorial quality control and "use a funding model that does not charge readers or their institutions for access." 
Learning Tool Connexions http://cnx.org/content/ "Connexions is a global repository of educational content provided by volunteers. The platform is provided and maintained by Rice University. The collection is available free of charge, is available for remixing and editing, and is available for download in various digital formats." 
Learning Tool OpenCourseWare Consortium http://ocwconsortium.org/ "The OpenCourseWareConsortium is a worldwide community of hundreds of higher education institutions and associated organizations committed to advancing OpenCourseWare and its impact on global education. We serve as a resource for starting and sustaining OCW projects, as a coordinating body for the movement on a global scale, and as a forum for exchange of ideas and future planning." 
Learning Tool Saylor http://www.saylor.org/ "On its website, the foundation offers 241 free, college-level courses, which are selected as typical courses in high enrollment majors at traditional U.S. colleges. The foundation's course catalog is designed to be as open as possible, with all content accessible without needing to register or log in to the website. Their system has been described as "easy to use and straightforward" making use of a simple interface, clear directions and a visual representation of how complete course materials are." 
Learning Tool Academic Earth http://academicearth.org/ "Academic Earth is a website launched March 24, 2009, by Richard Ludlow and co-founders Chris Bruner and Liam Pisano, which offers free online video lectures from universities such as UC Berkeley, UCLA, University of Michigan, Harvard, MIT, Princeton, Stanford, and Yale in the subjects of Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, English, Entrepreneurship, History, Law, Mathematics, Medicine, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and Statistics." 
Learning Tool Open Yale Courses http://oyc.yale.edu/ "Open Yale Courses provides free and open access to a selection of introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University. The aim of the project is to expand access to educational materials for all who wish to learn." 
Learning Tool Learner's TV http://www.learnerstv.com/ "This is a comprehensive site providing thousands of downloadable Video lectures, Live Online Tests,etc in the fields of Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Medicine, Management and Accounting, Dentistry, Nursing, Psychology, History, Language Training, Literature, Law, Economics, Philosophy,Astronomy, Political Science etc FREE to its visitors... This site provides free video and audio lectures of whole courses conducted by faculty from reputed universities around the world. Science Animations provide students with fun and innovative ways of learning. Free live timed online tests with instant feedback and explanations will help you refine your test taking skills. Most of the materials offered are licensed by the respective institutes under a Creative Commons License." 
Learning Tool Coursera https://www.coursera.org/ "Coursera is an educational technology company offering massive open online courses (MOOCs) founded by computer science professors Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller from Stanford University. Coursera works with universities to make some of their courses available online, and offers courses in engineering, humanities, medicine, biology, social sciences, mathematics, business, computer science, and other areas." 
Learning Tool Stanford Courses on video http://itunes.stanford.edu/  
Learning Tool edX https://www.edx.org/ "edX is a massive open online course platform founded by Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University to offer online university-level courses in a wide range of disciplines to a worldwide audience at no charge. The two institutions have each contributed $30 million of resources to the nonprofit project." 
Miscellaneous  Properly cite sources with MLA or APA format www.easybib.com  
Miscellaneous  BEST Search Engine http://www.wolframalpha.com  
Learning Tool Strategies for Studying http://www.studygs.net/  
Learning Tool Typing Tutor http://www.powertyping.com/qwerty/lessonsq.html  
Miscellaneous  Working Paper Application for Students Working Paper Application  
College Scholarships  moolahSPOT http://www.moolahspot.com/scholarship/  
College Scholarships  Fastweb http://www.fastweb.com/  
College Scholarships  Scholarship Detective http://scholarshipdetective.com/  
College Scholarships  Cappex http://www.cappex.com/scholarships/  
SAT Prep waystoimprove's SAT Grammar Boot Camp http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BAdyDiLCFo&list=PL41E39A95D920B37E&index=1&feature=plpp_video   
SAT Prep Brian Redman's SAT Math http://www.youtube.com/user/RadicalPrep/videos?flow=grid&view=0  
SAT Prep waystoimprove's SAT Math Boot Camp http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC761A05D6E25E457  
SAT Prep  Picture These SAT Words http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/picture-these-sat-words-philip-geer/1009285251?ean=9780764139987  
SAT Prep Why You Should Take Many Practice Tests http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Flynn_Effect#Schooling_and_test_familiarity  
SAT Prep The Official SAT Study Guide http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/official-sat-study-guide-the-college-board/1100936040?ean=9780874478525  
SAT Prep 2400Expert SAT Essay Manual http://www.2400expert.com/2400-daily/sat-manual  
SAT Prep Silverturtle's Guide to SAT and Admissions Success (Scroll down to download) http://talk.collegeconfidential.com/sat-preparation/955109-silverturtles-guide-sat-admissions-success.html Written by 2400er who goes to Princeton University. Contains a comprehensive review of grammatical rules needed for the writing section. 
SAT Prep College Board's SAT Question of the Day http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day  
SAT Prep SAT Quantum http://www.satquantum.com/ Video explanations for SAT math problems 
SAT Prep Official SAT Practice Test 2012-2013 https://satonlinecourse.collegeboard.org/SR/digital_assets/assessment/pdf/0833A611-0A43-10C2-0148-CC8C0087FB06-F.pdf Scoring: https://satonlinecourse.collegeboard.org/SR/digital_assets/pdfs/eri/scoring_2010-2011.pdf 
SAT Prep Official SAT Practice Test 2003-2004 http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/sat/satguide/SAT_Full.pdf Scoring: http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/sat/satguide/sat_score_2003.pdf 
SAT Prep Official SAT Practice Test 2004-2005 http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/sat/satguide/SAT_full_0405.pdf Scoring: http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/sat/satguide/SAT_score_0405.pdf 
SAT Prep familyeducation (Introduction to the SAT Writing Test) http://school.familyeducation.com/sat/writing/39908.html  
SAT Prep familyeducation (The SAT Essay: Basic Principles) http://school.familyeducation.com/sat/essays/39909.html  
SAT Prep familyeducation (Typical Errors on the SAT Proofreading Section) http://school.familyeducation.com/college-prep/sat/39911.html  
SAT Prep familyeducation (The SAT Sentence Completions: Basic Principles) http://school.familyeducation.com/college-prep/sat/39913.html  
SAT Prep Sparknotes' 1000 Most Common SAT Words http://img.sparknotes.com/content/testprep/pdf/sat.vocab.pdf  
SAT Prep Steven Kwon SAT: Most Important SAT Words  http://stevekwon.com/SAT_SECRET.asp  
SAT Prep Khan Academy: SAT Math https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat-math/#test-prep/sat-math Goes through every math problem in the 1st edition of the Official SAT Guide 
SAT Prep familyeducation (Introduction to the SAT Math Test) http://school.familyeducation.com/college-prep/sat/39916.html  
SAT Prep familyeducation (The SAT Reading Comprehension: Basic Principles) http://school.familyeducation.com/college-prep/sat/39914.html?page=1  
SAT Prep SAT Preparation Booklet 2004-2005 http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/prof/counselors/tests/sat/sat-prep-book-stu.pdf  
SAT Prep SAT Reasoning Test, May 2002 http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/sat/html/may2002/sat_may02.pdf  
SAT Prep SAT Reasoning Test, October 2001 http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/sat/html/may2002/sat_oct01.pdf  
SAT Prep Official SAT Practice Test 2011-2012 https://satonlinecourse.collegeboard.org/SR/digital_assets/assessment/pdf/F4D31AB0-66B4-CE32-00F7-F5405701F413-F.pdf  
SAT Prep College Board SAT Preparation Booklet 2007-2008 http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/prof/counselors/tests/sat/2007-08_sat_preparation_booklet.pdf  
SAT Prep College Board Free SAT Practice Tests http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-practice-test  
SAT Prep PWN the SAT http://blog.pwnthesat.com/  
Miscellaneous  Resource DOE Student Resource Page  
SAT Prep learnhub (SAT Prep) http://sat.learnhub.com/  
SAT Prep majortests http://www.majortests.com/sat/  
Regents Prep RegentsPrep http://www.regentsprep.org  
Miscellaneous  School Meals http://www.opt-osfns.org/osfns/meals/default.aspx  
Learning Tool MIT OpenCourse for HS Students http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/hs/home/home/index.htm  
Learning Tool Duolingo http://www.duolingo.com/ Learn Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and English for free 
Miscellaneous  Learn 38 different languages for FREE http://www.nypl.org/collections/articles-databases/mango-languages  
College Scholarships College Prowler http://collegeprowler.com/scholarships/ Apply to various college scholarships 
Regents Preparation Practice Regents Exams http://www.castlelearning.com Students can practice old regents exams and get feedback 
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