Learning Resource Centre (Library) @ Kendriya Vidyalaya, Madurai


Any Time Any Where Information 4U


Free Reference Resources for High School Libraries 

Basic Reference Information

I need… Try this
A short encyclopedia article on a general topic 
An almanac for quick facts
Information about words and their meanings
A translation of some words or of the contents of a website
A symbol
A picture
A quotation
Help with the correct bibliographic style
To generate a bibliographic citation for a book in APA, MLA or Turabian style

Newspaper and Magazine Articles

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A magazine article on a general topic 
A scholarly article on a general topic
An article from an international newspaper

Biographical Resources

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Information about a famous person, past or present

Literature Resources

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Literary criticism, an author’s biography, or an overview essay
Information about mythology
Help with the correct bibliographic style

History and Social Studies

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Information about a country
A map
To know what happened in the world on a particular day or year
In-depth reports about current issues
Primary sources   

A political cartoon from American history
Economic statistics


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A scholary article in science
A scholarly article in biomedicine 

Help with Exams

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Help with Regents Exams
Help with AP Exams
  • U.S. History1600 notecards, documents for the DBQs.
  • U.S. History–Take online quizzes and get your grade immediately.
  • Biology–Includes study guides, lecture notes, and links for high school, college, and virtual courses on the web.
  • Biology–Syllabus with relevant links and practice questions.
  • Chemistry–Set of study cards in pdf format.
  • Macroeconomics–Support materials from the publishers of Principles of Economics.
  • Macroeconomics–Supplementary materials created by a teacher.

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This is the official blog of Library and Media centre of Kendriya Vidyalaya, No.1, Madurai. This is an attempt to provide online service to the users community with the motive of 'Any time information' ' Anywhere information'. Feel free to express your comments and suggestions.

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Contact Particulars

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II Saturday and Sunday - Holidays

Joyful NBW Celebrations 2013

National Book Week, 14-20 Nov.2013

KVS Foundation Day Dec. 15, 2013

GokulashtamiDecember 15th, 2013
Let this Rama Navami bring more devotion in our reading degree !!!

Best Entries : Drawing and Book cover Designing Competition

Come on Readers, Let's celebrate the books

Library Tweets

  • Over 1000 Class 1 Forms Issued at KV No.1 Narimedu wp.me/pYEHW-10lTweeted on 1 year ago
  • Special Coaching for Slow Learners at KV No.1 Narimedu wp.me/pYEHW-10jTweeted on 1 year ago
  • 16/11/2013: Pravin, Dharani and Team from IX C presented a humorous skit on ' Tongue Twisters and Pallindromes'. (NBW 2013)Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • 16/11/2013: Srivathsan of Class XI A1 presented a speech on ' Does fiction reading help you anyway'. (NBW 2013)Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • 16/11/2013: A book quiz was conducted by Ram Balaji and Madhan Krishna of VIII A. ( NBW 2013).Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Monisha Raghunathan and Ramajayam of Class IX D presented a heap of funny titles in the inaugural ceremony.Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Aarthi of Class XI B shared the news about ' Library of Congress' - the largest library in the world.Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Gayathri and Sandhya of Class IX C delivered a talk on ' Prolegomena to National Book Week'.Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Inauguration of National Book Week, 2013 in KV Narimedu, Madurai at 9:00 am. Principal Shri.C.Muthiah inaugurated the NBW 2013.Tweeted on 2 years ago
  • Class X : Summative Assessment 1 - Sample Papers wp.me/pYEHW-ZoTweeted on 3 years ago


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