Alternative Energy Technology
Svozil – 2012
Homewood-Flossmoor High School Library
Be sure to take advantage of the HFHS Library resources. You can search for books in the Library Catalog and articles from periodicals and reference books in our collection of online databases and E-Books.
To access the HFHS Library Homepage:
Go to HFHS Web site: www.hfhighschool.org
Select “Library Resources.” Access this guide with live links by clicking on “Class Research Guides.”
Remember, you can use HF library resources 24/7.
See one of the library staff members for the password which will allow home access.
Keywords to Consider:
Renewable Energy, Alternative Energy, Alternative Fuels, Biomass Energy, Fuel Industry, Global Warming
Online Library Catalog and WebPath Express
Not only does the online catalog enable you to search for books on your topic in the H-F Library, it can also help you find reliable and authoritative Web Sites on your topic. On the left-hand side of the search page, click on WebPath Express. Type in your topic or search term.
Useful Web Sites
U.S. Department of Energy - http://www.energy.gov/
U.S. Energy Administration - www.eia.gov
British Petroleum - http://www.bp.com/bodycopyarticle.do?categoryId=1&contentId=7052055
Mason University- http://rev-up.org
Sustainable Energy without the Hot Air- http://www.withouthotair.com
Federal Government Databases- http://www.data.gov
Conoco Phillips- http://www.conocophillips.com
NEED and ComEd- http://www.need.org/ComEd
Alternative Energy. Neil Schlager and Jayne Weisblatt, eds. Detroit: UXL, 2007. 409 pp. 3 vols.
Lucent Library of Science and Technology: Energy Alternatives. Gabriel Cruden, ed. San Diego: Lucent Books, 2004. 112 pp.
Lucent Library of Science and Technology: Global Warming. Peggy J. Parks, ed. San Diego: Lucent Books, 2004. 112 pp.
Macmillan Encyclopedia of Energy. John Zumerchik, ed. New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2001. 1270 pp. 3 vols.
Science in Dispute. Detroit: Gale, 2002. 272 pp. 3 vols.
Gale Science in Context http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/scic?userGroupName=flos93965
FirstSearch – Wilson SelectPlus: Authorization: 100108720 http://firstsearch.oclc.org/fsip
(Tip: Jump to “Advanced Search” and select “WilsonSelectPlus” then type in your search term(s) in “Keyword” boxes).
On the Library Homepage, click “How to Cite Sources” for links to several citation composers that will help you with your bibliography.
Reminder: To access our databases at home or at school, you will need to type in a password, username, login, etc. See the librarian for this information.