Databases and Research Tools
Scholastic Go! for K-8
Provides Access To:
The New Book of Knowledge
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia
Amazing Animals of the World
America the Beautiful
Lands and Peoples
New Book of Popular Science
Provides Access To:
Research in Context
Student Resources In Context
Artemis Literary Source
Literature Resource Center
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Biography In Context
Global Issues in Context
Science In Context
U.S. History In Context
For Access to the Databases at home,
please visit the library for a brochure!
*To access Ask Here PA or ACCESS Pennsylvania from home, use your public library card!
Other Helpful Resources
Finding Reliable Sources on the Internet- A how-to Guide
Bibliographies and Citations- A how-to Guide
Discovery Education! Ask your teacher or librarian for the password!
Finding Primary Sources A collection of free primary source material on the web!
NoodleTools- Bibliography and note taking center
Noodletools Tutorial! Watch this to get started!
Avoid Plagiarism!- Tips for avoiding plagiarism
Copyright- For Students and teachers
Research Tips- Tips for effective research
Reliable Search Engines- Search engines that are safe that work!
Current Events- Looking for current events? Look no farther!
Bogus Sites- Not everything online is true!
K-12 Station- LInks to free online resources for all ages
The National Library Of Virtual Manipulatives- For ages 5-18: Helps illustrate mathematical outcomes
The National Digital Science LibraryThe nation's online library for education and research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics
Encyclopedia of Life (content about every species reviewed by museums and research institutions around the world)
Wikibooks Open content textbooks
Wikibooks Junior Open content nonfiction books for 0-12 year olds
Free Software Foundation
Visit this page for copyright friendly media sources
University of Missouri: Ethemes: Kid safe content organized by grade level