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Collection of editorially vetted websites
Aligns with topics in ProQuest SIRS resources
Can appear as source type in ProQuest SIRS results

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Every day, our editorial team evaluates dozens of new websites spanning the globe. Following SIRS' time-tested techniques for vetting and organizing information, each site is carefully selected for its relevance, credibility, appropriateness to students, and reliability before it's added to our SIRS® WebSelect® (designed for use in grades 9-14) collections. Each site includes an editor-written summary to help users quickly evaluate a site's content and mission prior to linking.

SIRS continuously monitors each site to ensure quality and accessibility. Topics are derived from SIRS' award-winning reference databases and assigned based on educational value.

Conduct effective searches using subject heading, keyword, natural language, and topic browse queries. SIRS WebSelect is accessible through SIRS Knowledge Source®.

A perfect complement to SIRS® Issues Researcher and our eLibrary® resources, WebSelect makes Internet research easy, safe, and effective for students of all ages.

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