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Concise cultural information on countries around the world. (Grades 3-12)

SIRS Discoverer


Selected content for novice researchers, especially elementary and middle school students and educators. (Grades 3-9)

Encyclopedia Britannica

Easy to use, and easy to find trusted information.

National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids logo Opens in new windowFeaturing the complete run of the magazine from 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos, and images.


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Access Primary Search, Middle Search Plus, TOPICsearch, Topic Overviews K-5, Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia, and American Heritage Children’s Dictionary.

Teaching Books

Teaching Books Logo Opens in new windowMultimedia database for students, teachers, and families to explore children's books and young adult literature and their authors.

Brainfuse HelpNow

Brainfuse HelpNow logo Opens in new windowOne-on-one tutoring, homework help, and skills building, thanks to the State of California and the California State Library.