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Student Online Academic Resources

Below are links to free online academic resources. These sites cover topics ranging from content-specific resources to study skills and even money management. Click on the logo of each resource to be directed to its site.

Except where otherwise noted, these sites share no affiliation with UTSA or any department therein. Their content in not sponsored or necessarily endorsed by UTSA or the Tomás Rivera Center. We strive to ensure these resources are freely available to the public, but in some cases sites may include a paid component or trial feature.

Click on a specific area heading below to be taken directly to its corresponding resources, or scroll through the page to find something to suit your needs.


Research

Study Aids

Organization

News

Career Assistance

UTSA

Discipline-Specific

Money Management




Research


EBSCO

 

Resource database
(UTSA login required)

Britannica

Online edition of Britannica

Google Scholar

 

Google's refined academic
resource search engine

JSTOR

Research database
(UTSA login required)

 

 

Muse

Humanities and
social sciences resources

TED

Videos of conference
presentations on numerous subjects

Artstor

Online image library

InternetArchive


Online video, recorded sound,
and text archive

 

 

Google


Search engine

Pinterest


Social media bulletin board

PsychInfo


Psychology resource database

LexisNexis

Research database
(UTSA login required)

 

 

YouTube

Streaming video content

Wikipedia

Wikipedia-online encyclopedia

WolframAlpha

Online answer engine

GoodReads

User-generated database of resources

 

 

LearningExpressLibrary

Online research portal

 

 

Study Aids


KhanAcademy

Mini lectures and lessons

StudyBlue

Note-taking and study tool

FlashcardMachine

Flash card generator

Quizlet

Quizlet: Online study resources

 

 

OnlineClep

College Board test prep

PurdueOWL

Writing and citation help

SparkNotes

Note taking and study guides

SaplingLearning

Online homework

 

 

EducationPortal

 

Online courses

StudyGS

 

Online study materials

HippoCampus

Homework and study help

OpenCourseWare

MIT Online course materials

 

Organization


PearsonWriter

Online writing
assignment organizer

TestingEducationResourceCenter

UTSA testing center

SafeShare

Easily and safely
share youtube links

MyEdu

Schedule and experience
organizer

 

 

iTunesU

iTunes U-supplmenental course
material through iTunes

 

News


WashingtonPost

 

National and global news

NYTimes

National and global news

BusinessInsider

Business news

CNN

National and global news

 

 

Career Assistance


CareerOneStop

Career assistance

CareerCruising

Career assistance

JobandCareerAccelerator

Career assistance

 

 

UTSA


UTSA

 

UTSA home page

UTSALibraries

UTSA Libraries home page

BlackBoard

Online learning portal

TRC

Tomás Rivera Center

 

 

UTSAWC

Writing assistance at UTSA

UTSACareerCenter

UTSA career resource

 

 

Discipline-Specific


PECentral

Resources for teachers
of health and physical education

MatLab

Tool for numerical computing

Python

Python programming language

CodeAcademy

Online programming lessons

 

 

Arduino

Open source programming environment

MyMathLab

Online math lessons

TERC

Math and science resources

Mathematica

Computations software (free trial)

 

 

AskHistory

History Channel articles and resources

PubMed

Biomedical literature resource

SciFinder

Chemistry resources

Socratic

Chemistry and physics video lessons

 

 

VHLCentral

Trial language texts

ScienceDirect

Science articles and resources

GeoRef

Geosciences literature

Moodle

Open-source PHP application

 

 

Money Management


AccountingCoach

Financial assistance

cashcourse

Money management

MoneyCrunch

Money management

FederalStudentAid

Federal student aid information

 

 

MotleyFool

Money management

YoBucko

Money management





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