Students, Kids & Teens


Issues & Controversies in American History

This online resource provides comprehensive coverage of the great debates and major conflicts in U.S. History


ABCmouse 5,000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities for children, ages 2-8+ (IN LIBRARY USE ONLY)

Brainfuse - Tutoring Online


Free tutoring for students of all ages. Expert tutors in Math, Science, Social Studies, Writing and English via the Internet. GED and Citizenship Prep, College Entrance Application help, and more. Every day 1 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Biography in Context

Biography in Context

Essays, articles and web sites provide extensive information on 220,000 noteworthy people from many countries and throughout history, including the present. In addition to searching by name, you can also search by occupation, nationality, ethnicity or time period.

A to Z Maps Online

A to Z Maps Online

A database of world, continent, country, and state maps. Included in the 4,000+ maps are: political maps, physical maps, outline maps, population maps, precipitation maps, climate maps, and other thematic maps. New maps are added to the collection every month. The maps are royalty-free.

California Missions

Full-text California Mission ebooks from ePoint ebooks). User: alameda Password: alameda

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Includes reference ebooks, literature resources and Something about the Author.

Opposing Viewpoints

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Designed for high school students, Opposing Viewpoint draws on a variety of sources to offer pro and con articles, statistics, topic overviews, andprimary documents related to controversial topics.

Primary School (Explora)

Explora Primary Schools

Designed specifically with elementary school students in mind, this database provides access to popular full-text magazines from ERIC, fulltext Magazines and Newspapers.


Middle School Plus (Explora)

Middle School Explora

Full text for more than 150 popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History; Encyclopedia of Animals™; and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.



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