Sources great for kids ages K-12 to assist in homework assignments - covers literature, science, social science and many other topics
African American Studies Center
The online authority on the African American Experience. Includes more than 10,000 articles from 7 encyclopedias plus maps, charts, and photographs, and over 450 primary sources with specially written commentaries.Access Now
Biography Reference Bank
Biographies, obituaries, and photographs of thousands of individuals – both living and deceased – updated monthly.Access Now
Watch and listen to an animated picture book and read a related non-fiction book in nine categories. Some books are available in Spanish. Puzzles extend the fun.
CultureGrams provides reports with facts and one-of-a-kind perspectives on daily life and culture, customs, and lifestyles of people across the world including special editions dedicated to US States, Canadian provinces, the world, and kids.Access Now
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos en línea
Version en linea de esta popular fuente estandar de informacion para deberes en espanol.Access Now
Explora Primary Schools (K-5)
Designed with students and educators in grades K through 5 in mind, Explora Primary Schools provides a safe, trustworthy environment for students to research facts for class projects or homework.Access Now
Explora Secondary Schools (6-12)
Designed with students and educators in grades 6 through 12 in mind, Explora Secondary Schools provides a far better alternative to traditional websites and search engines for students to review articles and facts for research papers or homework.Access Now
Gale Literary Sources
Search for authors, genres, literary movements, and cultural analysis all in a single search environment.Access Now
Gale Virtual Reference
24/7 access to hundreds of books and topics including art, biography, business, history, literature, medicine, and religion. Email, download, print, or save pages. App available.
Learning Express Library
Online practice for ACT, SAT, and GED tests as well as additional educational tools for learning technical software like the Adobe Suite.Access Now
National Geographic Kids
Includes National Geographic Kids magazines from 2009-present with videos, pictures, books, and downloadable images in a kid friendly environment. Includes some books in French, Spanish, Chinese, and other world languages.Access Now
National Geographic Virtual Library Series
Provides access to the complete archive of National Geographic Magazine (1888-Current) - along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images, and videos including National Geographic: People, Animals, and The World.Access Now
Includes experiments, articles, definitions, and biographies in the field of science ranging from biology to physics to space to weather.Access Now
Science Reference Center
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text, science-oriented content to meet every student researcher's needs.Access Now
Covers more than 30 different scientific topics in Earth, Space, Life, Health, and Technology. Drill deeper into each topic to watch a video or read a book. Find experiments to try and explore careers in science.
Teachers may find this site useful to research current events and popular topics being discussed in today's classrooms.Access Now
Created for students in grades 3-5, TrueFLIX focuses on 19 science and social studies topics such as the solar system, earth science, the human body, US government, continents, and biographies. Watch a video and read a book then show what you know by doing an activity.
World Book Encyclopedia
Online version of the popular encyclopedia is great for general information and school projects for children and adults including non-fiction ebooks for students and WorldBook in Spanish and French.Access Now