Databases for Kids (At Home)
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Brittanica School
A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities. Available at three levels--elementary, middle, and high.
What did people eat, wear, use? What did they hope, invent, sing? Daily Life through History brings history up close by providing award-winning content in an authoritative and accessible database.
Explora for Kids & Teens
Elementary and high school students can look up articles and facts for research papers, classroom projects or homework from the world's leading magazines and reference books.

Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia
For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Gale in Context: Middle School
Created specifically for middle-schoolers, Gale in Context: Middle School combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Students will find outstanding support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies, and history.
Kids Infobits
The curriculum-related, age appropriate, full-text content is from the best elementary reference sources and magazines. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
With NOVELNY New York State residents can find answers to any imaginable question by using their library.  NOVELNY is only one of many ways libraries organize the books, articles, and other information sources they hold.  NOVELNY makes all this information available to you – wherever you are.
Primary Search
Provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.
Sesame Street e-Books
Sesame Street e-Books make story time extra engaging, with bright pages, audio narration, interactivity, animation, and more.
The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.
TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which we have licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format.
The Learning Suite is a one-stop-shop for academic support for learners in kindergarten through intro-level college as well as adult learners. Learners can take practice quizzes and tests to identify areas in which they need to work, and connect with expert tutors in a one-to-one virtual classroom. Tutors are available 2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., seven days per week