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Kids Online Resources

resources.pngAtoZ the USA – provides editorial content and images for 56 U.S. states and territories, including maps, demographics, crime statistics, weather, climate, education, government and politics

AtoZ World Culture – provides information on 175 nations (including religion, business culture, historical notes, government, stereotypes, holidays and festivals) and over 1,500 country maps

Britannica School Edition – provides teachers and students with instant access to four complete encyclopedias and other resources that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language [to access outside of library, click here]

Explora Primary - Searches several databases such as: Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia, American Heritage Children’s Dictionary, Middle Search Plus, Primary Search, Topic Overviews K-5

InfoTrac Kids Edition – provides children with easy access to magazines, reference books and newspaper articles selected just for their age group

InfoTrac Student Edition – helps students find the answers to general reference questions using a variety of full-text sources that include leading magazines, newspapers and reference books that librarians prefer

Kids InfoBits – provides an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students

Local and Global Map Resources – provides local, climate, economic, physical, political, road, and topographical maps

Primary Search – contains full text for more than 80 popular elementary school magazines

TumbleBooks – eBooks for kids with flash animation

What do Children and Young Adults Read Next? [located in the Gale Virtual Reference Library, under Literature]

Youth Magazines - Junior, Students and Kids Editions including InfoBits from Thomson Gale


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