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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

YouTube

Streaming video content

Wikipedia

Wikipedia-online encyclopedia

WolframAlpha

Online answer engine

GoodReads

User-generated database of resources

EBSCO

Resource database (UTSA login required)

Google

Search engine

Google Scholar

Google's refined academic resource search engine

JSTOR

Research database (UTSA login required)

Pinterest

Social media bulletin board

PsychInfo

Psychology resource database

LexisNexis

Research database (UTSA login required)

Britannica

Online edition of Britannica

Muse

Humanities and social sciences resources

Artstor

Online image library

LearningExpressLibrary

Online research portal

InternetArchive

Online video, recorded sound, and text archive

TED

Videos of conference presentations on numerous subjects

Study Aids

KhanAcademy

Mini lectures and lessons

StudyBlue

Note-taking and study tool

FlashcardMachine

Flash card generator

Quizlet

Online study resources

OnlineClep

College Board test prep

OpenCourseWare

MIT Online course materials

PurdueOWL

Writing and citation help

SparkNotes

Note taking and study guides

SaplingLearning

Online homework

HippoCampus

Homework and study help

StudyGS

Online study materials

EducationPortal

Online courses

Organization

iTunesU

iTunes U-supplmenental course material through iTunes

PearsonWriter

Online writing assignment organizer

MyEdu

Schedule and experience organizer

SafeShare

Easily and safely share youtube links

TestingEducationResourceCenter

UTSA testing center

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

BlackBoard

Online learning portal

UTSA

UTSA home page

UTSALibraries

UTSA Libraries home page

TRC

Tomás Rivera Center

UTSAWC

Writing assistance at UTSA

UTSACareerCenter

UTSA career resource

Discipline-Specific

MatLab

Tool for numerical computing

Arduino

Open source programming environment

MyMathLab

Online math lessons

PECentral

Resources for teachers of health and physical education

Python

Python programming language

AskHistory

History Channel articles and resources

CodeAcademy

Online programming lessons

VHLCentral

Trial language texts

PubMed

Biomedical literature resource

TERC

Math and science resources

SciFinder

Chemistry resources

ScienceDirect

Science articles and resources

Mathematica

Computations software (free trial)

GeoRef

Geosciences literature

Moodle

Open-source PHP application

Socratic

Chemistry and physics video lessons

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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