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Homework Help

  • Biography Resource Center (Gale Infotrac) — Includes thousands of biographies from Gale Group print publications as well as full-text articles from hundreds of magazines.
  • Discovery Education— "Provides engaging digital resources to schools and homes with the goal of making educators more effective, increasing student achievement, and connecting classrooms and families to a world of learning."
  • Homework Spot—A free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.
  •—Free online reference resources including an encyclopedia, almanac, atlas, biographies, dictionary, and thesaurus.
  • Kids Search (Ebscohost) — Articles and other reference materials for students in grades K-5.
  • Primary Search (Ebscohost) — A database of fulltext magazines intended for elementary school students.
  • Searchasaurus—A reference search portal powered by Ebscohost.
  • Science Lab—Your online stop for science stuff!
  • World Book Early World of Learning – Offers narrated stories with word-by-word highlighting, interactive games, interactive reference material for beginners, and more to help young learners build vocabulary, comprehension, phonics, and reading fluency.
  • World Book Online - Kids – Features content especially for young students, with simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, multimedia, comparison tools, interactive games and activities, and teacher tools.
  • World Book Online for Kids (Public Libraries) – Developed especially for young public library patrons, with easy-to-read articles and a wealth of engaging multimedia, games, science projects, interactive tools, and activities.
  • World Book Online Info Finder (Public Libraries) – Based on the World Book Encyclopedia, this resource contains content and features designed for school-aged patrons’ homework and research needs.
  • World Book Student – includes the articles of the World Book Encyclopedia, a Biography Center, dictionary, atlas, an extensive multimedia collection, thousands of editor-selected Web sites, correlations to curriculum standards, and much more.