Online Resources

  • The world is at your fingertips. Here are some places to start learning!

    Databases:

    World Book Online is an online encyclopedia and is a great resource when you need to learn just the basics of a new topic. A password is needed - check the library circulation desk for username and password!

    The Gale Databases offer many smaller databases on a wide range of topics such as science, social studies, history, and literature.

    Website research:

    Biomes of the world has everything you need to learn about biomes.

    Nature Files is a great resource for animal and biome information.

    How to research:

    CRLS Research Guide shows you how to get organized and start your research.

    Online Fun:

    Starfall has many reading and phonics games for everyone.

    Cool Math helps you learn math by playing games.

    This Dance Mat Typing site is a fun way to practice your keyboarding skills.

    Animal Planet's Pet 101 shows you how to take care of your pets including cats, dogs, birds, reptiles, and fish.