Biography Reference Bank
Offering the original profiles of Current Biography and World Authors series, the periodical coverage of Biography Index, and the specialist biographical content of Junior Authors & Illustrators. Search result limiters include occupation/activity, gender, place of origin, birth day or month, and lifespan.
A Book and A Hug
Online tool for kids to create a book list of favorites and for classes or friends to share a book list.
The updated online encyclopedia from Encyclopaedia Britannica with hundreds of thousands of articles, biographies, videos, images, and web sites.
Click here for links to specific subject areas and age ranges.
Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
iCONN Free Images on the Web
Compilation of free image sources.
Designed for students in grades K through 8 with an easy-to-use, graphically-appealing interface they can use to search a variety of topics.
MAS Ultra – School Edition
Designed specifically for high school libraries. Contains full text for hundreds of popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers and much more.
Math Knowledge Center
Provides thousands of searchable articles describing topics in chemistry, physics, earth science and physical science. Descriptions are concise and often include diagrams and step-by-step details.
Middle Search Plus
Contains primary source documents, reference books, and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.
Nonfiction Book Collection – Elementary Schools
1,300 nonfiction ebooks for elementary schools.
Nonfiction Book Collection – Middle Schools
3,200 nonfiction ebooks for middle schools.
Nonfiction Book Collection – High Schools
2,700 nonfiction ebooks for high schools.
Containing full-text for more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines, Primary Search is designed specifically for elementary school libraries.
For primary school students, on a wide range of topics, with a colorful and animated interface.
Student Research Center
Designed for students in grades 6 through 12. Includes magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, an online dictionary and encyclopedia, film & video. Can be searched by topic heading, can be limited according to Lexile reading levels.