ABC World Food is a food database that contains traditional recipes for 174 countries of the world in all course categories: appetizers, soups, salads, breads, main courses, side dishes, desserts, and beverages.
AtoZ Maps Online: the world’s most comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps. Use our more than 100,000 maps in school reports, school lesson plans, personal research projects, and business reports.
AtoZ The USA: AtoZ the USA contains more than 115 country-based articles and 115 state articles for each of the 50 US states, five US territories, and the District of Columbia. Library patrons and students will find unmatched coverage of the country’s people, history, economy, geography, symbols, culture, and society. From Alabama to Wyoming explore the great American experiment with AtoZ the USA.
AtoZ The World: Curious about the world? AtoZ The WorldTM has you covered. With AtoZ The World, information about world history, cultures, languages, foods, religions, and much more is just a click away. With 175 Country Culture Guides covering over 60 topics each, AtoZ The World offers a breadth and depth of content that is unmatched by any other single resource. What will you learn today?
Ancient and Medieval History Online – This resource provides thorough coverage of nine civilizations from pre-history through the 1500s incorporating primary documents, timelines, videos, and biographies. Students can research each civilization in-depth or use the browse feature for comparison studies. This advanced content will be valuable for both middle and high school students.
BookFLIX – Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Little Pim – This language learning program is specifically designed to promote language learning for children from ages 0 to 6 but can also be used by elementary-age language learners. Little Pim offers 12 languages to learn including Arabic, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
ScienceFlix – ScienceFlix offers thirty complete scientific units each featuring engaging videos to build background knowledge and introduce the topic and key vocabulary. Earth Science, Space, Human Body, Technology, Engineering, and Life Sciences are all covered. Each article is written at three different reading levels to provide access to the most students. You can also find project and experiment ideas, learn about scientific careers, and links to credible sites for further research.
Testing & Education Reference Center – Provides over 300 practice tests (including the ACT, SAT, GED, GRE, AP placement exams, and various career-related exams). It also provides information about scholarships and colleges.
TumbleBooks Library – TumbleBooks are talking, animated picture books that teach the joy of reading in a format that kids love. You can read the books yourself or have them read to you!
TumbleBooks Cloud Jr. – An online collection of read-alongs, ebooks, graphic novels, audio books and educational videos for elementary age students who are ready to move up from TumbleBooks Library. Optional highlighted text and narration makes this an accessible format for all reading levels!
TumbleBooks Cloud – An online collection of read-alongs, ebooks, graphic novels, audiobooks and educational videos for middle and high school students. This collection incorporates all the features of TumbleBookCloud Jr with more advanced content for older students.
Tutor.com – K-12 Student Center and College Center provides on-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation, and writing assistance in over 60 subjects for students from kindergarten through college. No appointment is needed. Tutors are available seven days a week, 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
You can also use their drop-off reviews, practice quizzes, video lessons, and The Princeton Review SAT®/ACT® Essentials to study 24/7.
TrueFLIX – TrueFlix brings Non-Fiction book content to life in an interactive online environment. This resource helps students hone literacy skills, build knowledge of subject-area content, and cultivate 21st Century skills through the inquiry process. All of the True Book (award-winning Scholastic Non-Fiction) titles are supported with a deep and diverse reservoir of related content and primary sources featuring videos, audio, images, and text. Common Core connections, classroom ideas, and activities are included for each title.
World Book Encyclopedia – Includes quality World Book encyclopedia content through multiple age-appropriate platforms including World Book Kids, World Book Student, an exciting Timelines source for school projects, and Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos – which contains the full World Book Student content in Spanish. Articles throughout the database can be translated into multiple languages, have video and audio content.
World Almanac for Kids – The World Almanac® for Kids includes exclusive online-only material as well as content from award-winning Chelsea House and Facts On File sets and series. Each subject area provides resources for homework, reports, and projects, and kids can explore age-appropriate topics while developing online research skills with a trusted content source.