Homework Help

Databases for Kids

eBooks & Digital Downloads

Need some help with your homework? Use the links below to access reliable online information made especially for kids and their teachers and parents.

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ABCmouse.com — Access an award-winning online curriculum, containing thousands of interactive books and learning activities. (Grades 3-6) Free for use in our library only.


Core Concepts: Biology — Learn about key topics in biology and the scientists that helped discover them. (Grades 6+)

Core Concepts: Chemistry — Learn about key topics in chemistry and the scientists that helped discover them. (Grades 6+)

Core Concepts: Periodic Table — Learn about the elements that make up our world, the scientists integral to their discovery, and how they impact biology, chemistry, and physics. (Grades 6+)


CultureGrams — Access country reports that deliver a perspective on the daily life and culture of people all over the world. (all ages)


Explora Primary Schools — Learn about a variety of subjects with this student interface designed for younger learners. (Grades K-6)


Scholastic GO! — Access online encyclopedias for all ages. (all ages)

BookFLIX

Fiction & Nonfiction Video Storybooks

Tumble Book LibraryAnimated Talking Picture Books

True FLIXNonfiction eBooks & eAudiobooks

Freedom FLIXHistory eBooks

cloudLibraryeAudiobooks & eBooks

HooplaeAudiobooks, eBooks, eMusic, eVideos

KanopyeMovies

Digital Library of IllinoiseAudiobooks & eBooks