You will need your library card number to use the sites with followed by an *.
- Biography Resource Center*
Thousands of award-winning biographies.
- BJ Pinchbecks’ Homework Help
A great site for helping with homework. Covers a wide range of subject areas.
- CIA World Factbook
Tons of great information on countries including population, geography, economy and government.
Find information about a variety of subjects ranging from weather facts to homework help to quizzes and games.
All-inclusive site about the 50 states.
- Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia*
Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry.
- Kids InfoBits *
Targets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5.
Geared for grades K-8, this database makes it easy to search for animals, magazines, and encyclopedia articles all at once.
A group of scientists providing answers to your questions.
- A Maths Dictionary for Kids
An animated, interactive dictionary for students which explains over 400 common mathematical terms in simple language” that is full of fun and educational examples.
- Multnomah County Homework Center
A very well organized site that will help with homework. Topics range from wars and world history to maps and mythology.
- Primary Search*
Provides children’s magazines and children’s pamphlets, designed for the elementary school student.
- Science Fair Project Resource Guide
An excellent resource from Internet Public Library that links to all sorts of resources for their projects.
Contains full text for more than 60 popular, elementary school magazines.
- Time for Kids
This companion to the Time for Kids magazine connects youth with up-to-the-minute news and current events.