Kids Learning & Research Resources

Digital Library Catalog

Library card holders have access to our 24/7 digital library catalogs containing thousands of ebooks and audiobooks as well as popular parenting, crafting and children's magazines. Instantly download ebooks and audiobooks to your desktop or laptop, supported tablets, smartphones, and ereaders. 

OVERDRIVE FOR KIDS

Kids ebook and audiobook catalog includes educational non-fiction and popular fiction titles for all reading levels and ages. 

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RB DIGITAL FOR KIDS

Kids eMagazines  include American Girl, NatGeo Kids, Highlights, Muy Interesante Junior and many more.

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Online Learning & Educational Games

Research Tools for Young Students

adaptedmind.com

Free math and reading worksheets and games for children in grades 1-8.  Kids can collect prizes as they go and keep them in their "online stash."  Parents can track learning and master in real time. Developed by Harvard, Stanford, and Berkeley graduates!

​Adapted Mind

khanacademy.org

Offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. Subjects include math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. 

Khan Acaedmy

gws.ala.org

A vast selection of fun and educational websites curated by the Association of Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Great Websites for Kids

worldbookonline.com/kids

Contains thousands of easy-to-read articles with embedded multimedia. Features biographies, maps, games, and explorations to introduce STEM topics and promote compare/contrast capabilities. Library patrons also have access to the Spanish edition, World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos.

World Book Online for Kids

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A general encyclopedia containing over 25,000 information segments searchable by subject or keywords and includes images and brief biographies. Appropriate for the research needs of adults and school students.

​Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

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Containing full-text for nearly 100 of the most popular children's magazines, Primary Search is designed specifically to help elementary school libraries. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as endangered species, famous musicians, food fitness, space exploration, and more. The database also includes a collection of more than 1.2 million images of relevant photos, maps and flags to aid kids in learning.

Primary Search

Net Safety Resources for Caregivers

 

Get Cyber Savvy
cybersavvy.com

​Cyber Savvy’s mission is to provide parents with the tools and resources necessary to effectively and safely guide their children through the digital landscape.

NetSmartz Workshop

netsmartz.org

An interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline. 

Google's SafeSearch

safekids.com/child-safe-search

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