General Information Web Sites
American Library Association’s Great Sites for Kids
Hundreds of outstanding websites for children, carefully chosen by experts. Great for homework help, interesting sites, and games.
Ask for Kids
Search engine plus selected resources on a number of study topics.
Fact Monster Homework Center
Online almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia, and homework help site. Many interesting lists, and games too!
For K-12 students. created by teachers, researchers, and librarians.
Detailed knowledge site with special sections just for kids.
Internet Public Library Children’s Page
Offers extensive subject collections and reference books. Site is maintained by librarians and information specialists.
World Book Encyclopeida Online Reference Center
Online reference offers search engine, atlas, encyclopedia, and dictionary. Note: Library card number required.
History and Social Studies
Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
A U.S. government-created Website for kids.
CIA World Fact Book
Continually updated country information from a government resource.
The History Place
World and American history topics.
U.S. Government’s Kids’ Page
Children’s portal to government information.
Ask Dr. Math
A question and answer service, with a searchable archive.
Guides students through solving math problems.
Internet Public Library’s Science Fair Project Resource Guide
A guide to help you follow your Science Fair project through all the steps and stages, developed by the Internet Public Library 2.
The American Museum of Natural History’s web site for kids.
Science fair projects and articles for grades K-12.
< tr>Ebsco Primary Search
Full-text for more than 60 elementary school magazines and indexing and abstracts many more.
|Encyclopedia Britannica for Kids
Contains children’s encyclopedia articles with thousands of images and videos, an atlas,
timelines, research guides, a student dictionary and a thesaurus.
Also includes learning activities and educational games in different content areas.
|In Library||At Home|
Magazine, newspaper, and encyclopedia articles for students in grades K-5.
Fun to search , easy to use!
|In Library||At Home|
|World Book Kids
An encyclopedia and reference center designed for children in the primary grades,
with thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps.
World Book Student
World Book Advanced