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A general reference resource for children ages 5-10 with access to 200+ magazines, newspapers, reference books, images and more. Includes the DK Eyewitness series, Biomes Atlases, Biographies for Beginners and many other high quality resources.*
This database for children ages 5-10 features full-text content from elementary reference sources and magazines. Kids InfoBits covers geography, current events, the arts and sciences, people, government, history, and more.*
Amazing Animals of the World Database
Contains reference and media materials on 1,200 animals for ages 7 and up.**
La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre Database
A comprehensive encyclopedia for Spanish speakers.**
Grolier's The New Book of Knowledge
Quick reference and current events.**
BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
A guide to encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference works, and other resources on a variety of subjects.
Scholastic’s Homework Hub
Homework Hub is where students can get help and direction in completing various assignments from doing research, improving skills, and organizing their work.
YourDictionary is an easy-to-use online dictionary and thesaurus. Features simple, straightforward definitions that actually make sense along with example use cases for the most popular words. Quick-click access to more in-depth information including specialty definitions and related articles.
* Funded by NOVEL-NY: New York Online Virtual Electronic Library , an electronic resource access project that enables libraries across New York State to give their communities online access to the full text of hundreds of journals, newspapers and other references.
** Funded by FLLS: Finger Lakes Library System