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Year 8. Alternative Energy Resources: Home

Online Encyclopedia Britannica

Britannica Online: Provides an excellent overview of this topic.  The best broard search term to find information is alternative energy, though other individual terms such as solar power or wind power will bring up more specific information.  

Remember, you will get more detailed information if your select reading level high.  

Search Encyclopedia Britannica by using the search window below.  If requested, the username is wonthsc and the password is vicschool

Library Catalogue. Non-Fiction Resources

A search of the catalogue using the search term 'energy' will bring up most resources on energy.  Most resources are found on the shelves at dewey number 333.7 to 333.91.  Below are some of the Non-Fiction resources found on the shelves.  Hover over the (i) for additional information on the books.

The first few books offer an overview of a number of different alternative energy resources. 

 

The following books have information on specific energy alternatives.