ABCmouse.com helps kids learn to read through phonics, and teaches lessons in math, social studies, art, music, and much more. Over 5,000 learning activities (fun games, puzzles, art, etc.) for kids ages 2-7+.
Full-text articles in all subject areas from all types of magazines and newspapers including scholarly publications.*
American Decades covers the events, people and social trends that have had impact on contemporary history. Covers the decades from 1900-2009.*
Get live online homework help, skills building, writing assistance, and more. Live help is available Monday - Sunday, 2pm-11pm.*
Un recurso para estudiantes para hacer busquedas y examinar informacion en enciclopedias, revistas, videos y sitios web.*
A resource for students to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites. *
A powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites.*
CultureGrams goes beyond basic facts and figures on more than 200 countries, detailing daily life and culture, history, customs, and lifestyles. The States Edition describes the diversity and history of each U.S. state and includes maps, flags and symbols.*
Click on an interactive map of the world to read articles on different nations provided by Britannica Online.*
Click on an interactive map of the United States to read articles about the states provided by Britannica Online.*
Search that focuses on content written for high school students. Topics covered include those of special interest to students such as science, current issues, health, history, art, and literature.*
Search that focuses on content written for middle school students. Topics covered include those of special interest to students such as science, current issues, health, history, art, and literature.*
Search that focuses on content written for primary school students. Topics covered include those of special interest to students such as animals, language arts, science, and geography.*
Provides access to periodical and news information on a diverse set of topics.*
A search interface with a child-friendly, graphically-rich design that automatically searches across all applicable EBSCO databases simultaneously. PLEASE NOTE: This search interface will not be available after June 30th. Please try the new Explora: Primary School Edition interface.*
Interactive practice exams as well as a Job and Career Center. Include TAKS, GED, SAT, civil service, ASVAB, law enforcement, real estate and basic skills tests.*
Articles from general interest and current events magazines appropriate for school assignments.*
Articles covering general topics appropriate for middle school students.*
National Geographic Kids is a kid friendly version of the iconic magazine. This database contains full issues of National Geographic Kids magazine from 2009 to present (with a 3 month embargo). It also contains 500 pictures and 200 National Geographic Kids books.*
Online resource for helping teachers, school media specialists and kids find that next great fiction or nonfiction book to read. Includes Lexile scores.*
Online version of the Oxford English Dictionary.*
Articles from children's magazines and pamphlets; designed for the elementary school student.*
Something About the Author Online brings you thousands of illustrated biographical profiles of children's authors and illustrators totaling more than 12,000 entries and nearly 17,000 images.*
A search interface designed specifically for secondary school students that searches across all EBSCO databases owned by HPL. PLEASE NOTE: This interface will no longer be available after June 30th. Please try the new Explora: High School Edition search interface.*
Provides students with support and self-help tools on topics including diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, mental health, diversity, family life, and more.*
Online picture books, puzzles, games and quizzes for children.*
Extensive information on all 50 of the United States.
Locate approved titles for use in school Accelerated Reader programs. Check with your student's teacher or school for specific details and approved AR lists.
Find out about historic events and birthdates that occurred on a selected day.
Information on countries around the world.
Provides an interactive tool to help create reference citations for research papers. Includes various print and electronic resources.
An online collaborative learning environment for students and educations; offers study guides for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and assistance in curriculum development.
Major documents of the United States from 1776 to the present.
The DPLA offers a single point of access to millions of items--photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more--from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States.
Automatic bibliography and citation maker.
The Encyclopedia of Life brings together information about all life on earth - text, images, video, sounds, maps, classifications and more.
Find audio files in a variety of formats for animals, musical instruments, and miscellaneous sound effects.
Offers handouts and exercises on grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
Encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture.
Local school reading list titles includes fiction and nonfiction.
Khan Academy has over 3,300 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and hundreds of skills to practice.
Allows users to find book Lexile levels with a title search or to find titles with a specific Lexile level.
American Memory provides free and open access to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.
Online English language dictionary and thesaurus. Also includes a medical dictionary and a Spanish-English dictionary.
Convert just about anything to anything else.
Recipes from around the world.
Fact checker for the Internet with links to free, credible websites.
This is a list of sources with historical and other background information on the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692.
A periodic table of elements with description, history, uses, atomic structure, and additional detailed information for each element.
CPI and inflation rates. Download the free Inflation Calculator app.
Links are provided for users who want direct access to individual state and territory information.