These online books build a love of reading and learning by pairing classic fictional video storybooks with nonfiction eBooks to reinforce reading skills and develop essential real-world knowledge and understanding.
Find information on 190 countries or investigate the 50 states of the USA. You can find information from politics, religion and language to cultural recipes and photographs.
This fiction and nonfiction database is aimed at helping readers find the books they want to read. Full-text reviews and read-alikes are available for many titles. NoveList K-8 allows users to search by author, title, series, theme or topic.
Complete access to the print series, Something About the Author, online.
Nonfiction e-books for Grades 3 – 4
Animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
Temporary access to the two online libraries below are available for all to use until August 31.
No EPL card needed!
Tutoring and Career Center available from 10 a.m.-Midnight everyday.
More than 25,000 encyclopedia articles for students from grades 4 through 12.
An encyclopedia for grades 4 – 8. Includes information on animals, U.S. states, countries, science, and more. This is a compilation of the former databases: Amazing Animals, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, New Book of Popular Science, Grolier Encyclopedia, and Encyclopedia Americana.
An easy-to-use encyclopedia, with over 25,000 articles for elementary, middle school and high school students.
Provides full text for over 50 magazines and over 100 pamphlets, designed for the elementary school student. Tutorial
Provides full text access to magazines covering general topics for middle and junior high school students. Tutorial
Provides over 1,900 magazines, newspapers, and reference books; 10,000 educator-approved websites; and 30,000 colorful graphics, photos, and maps. Designed for elementary and middle schoolers.
Provides thousands of full-text articles on a variety of social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political and global issues. Articles are selected from around 1500 newspapers, magazines, journals and government publications. Includes news information, maps, and almanac information.