Doing homework? Writing a paper? Need an idea for a science fair project? You can use the databases and websites
below, start your internet research on a kid-friendly search engine, or
visit the library and ask the friendly Children’s staff for help with research!
The library’s homework databases are available 24 hours a day! You’ll need your library card number and PIN
(usually the last four digits of your phone number) to log in.
CultureGrams: Kids Edition
Learn about countries of the world, all 50 United States, and the Canadian Provinces. Includes facts and
figures as well as holidays, customs, recipes, and lifestyles of the world’s people.
Perfect for K-12th grade students, eLibrary includes more than 2,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, books and
transcripts plus thousands of maps, pictures and multimedia files.
A kid-friendly online learning resource for elementary and middle school students. SIRS Discoverer offers
articles, images, activities, and websites on many school subjects, and also includes Science Fair Explorer, which helps
students find exciting projects that can be completed with everyday materials.