Research Databases & Tools

African-American History Online

Provides expansive and in-depth information on the people, events, and topics important to the study of African-American history. From Facts on File


American History Online

Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history to cover the American experience


American Indian History Online

Offers thorough access to more than 15,000 years of Native American culture, history, and heritage.
From Facts on File.


American Women's History Online

Covers the important people, events, legislation, and issues relevant to the study of women's history in the United States.
From Facts on File


Ancient and Medieval History Online

Explores the pre-modern world with in-depth focus on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and Asia.
From Facts on File


Curriculum Resource Center

Provides a library of printable teacher-handout material for the middle school, high school, and junior college curriculum.
From Facts on File


EBSCO eBooks

eBooks for reference, research and reading pleasure


Explora Primary Schools

Kids will find everything they need to learn about Animals, Science, Math, Arts, Music, Social Studies, Geography and Biography.


Facts on File

Find articles about history, including modern, ancient, medieval, American Indian, African-American, and women; science; careers; teacher curriculum materials, and there’s even an atlas.


Facts on File History Database Search

Search all Facts on File History Databases in one step to find articles. Included databases:


Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Here you will find thousands of simple-to-understand encyclopedia articles covering just about any topic imaginable.


Gale Virtual Reference Collection

Welcome to the library’s virtual reference collection, a place for conducting research that searches hundreds of full-scanned e-books.


Google Applied Digital Skills

  • Google Applied Digital Skills is a set of free, video-based technology lessons that prepare learners of all ages for the growing number of jobs that require basic digital skills.

Great Websites for Kids

Looking for websites to help with homework or satisfy your child’s curiosity about a subject?


History Reference Center

Find full-text articles, historical documents, photos or biographies from periodicals, reference books, encyclopedias, and non-fiction books.


Issues & Controversies in American History

Builds a deeper understanding of how historical events have shaped our nation by exploring the key players and the battles they fought.


LumosLearning.com

This database called LumosLearning.com helps students in grades 3 to 8 prepare for the PARCC Assessment with hundreds of practice questions and diagnostic tests.


Middle Search Plus

Designed just for middle school kids, this database is not too easy, but not overly difficult – just right for you! Find articles on almost any topic in more than 150 great magazines


Modern World History Online

Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from mid-15th century to the present.
From Facts on File


Novelist

Searching for a good book to read? Try NoveList K-8 to find exactly the right book! Find fiction and non-fiction, and even picture books, on your favorite topic.


PebbleGo

Find content on animals, space, science, and all about the planet Earth using this database aimed at students in Kindergarten to Grade 3.


Points of View Reference Center

This database is easy to read and covers both sides of controversial subjects facing society today. Find full articles to help you develop an argument, write a paper, or debate your point of view.


Science Online

Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.
From Facts on File


The World Almanac for Kids Online

Handouts for your projects and more...with brand New Sections!


TumbleBook Cloud Jr.

Over 300 titles and reading levels from grades 3-6.


TumbleBook Library

Access these eBooks from any computer with an internet connection. The Library's subscription to TumbleBooks offer eBooks in three levels - TumbleBookLibrary, TumbleBookCloud Jr. and TumbleBookCloud.


Tutor.com

Tutor.com is temporarily changing its hours to accommodate students during the Coronavirus crisis. Students can now work with a live tutor 7 days a week from 10:00 a.m.

World Atlas

Combines detailed, printable, full-color maps of countries, provinces, and states with up-to-date statistical and local information.
From Facts on File