Kids

Searchasaurus

Searches the contents of several databases at once, so elementary school students can find information on topics including animals, history, people, places, math, stories, and more.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=sas

Science Reference Center

Contains information on science, including biology, chemistry, environmental science, physics, and more.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=scirc

BookFlix

Pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction titles from Scholastic to create a great resource for parents and early readers.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://auth.grolier.com/cgi-bin/go_up_login?formu=kmq&formp=bk&link=bkflix.grolier.com

National Geographic Kids

Explores science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space through the publications of National Geographic Kids.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/colu60512?db=NGMK

NoveList K-8 Plus

Recommends fiction and nonfiction books to young readers based on books they’ve liked in the past, their interests, and their reading levels. Includes guides and recommendations based on Common Core.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=NOVPK8

CultureGrams

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Travel the world's countries and visit our 50 states with CultureGrams!

CultureGrams provides cultural and historical reports for over 200 countries and all 50 states. Cultural details such as dating and marriage, recreation, holidays, greeting, gestures, visiting, eating, general attitudes and personal appearance are described. There are special collections of color images, famous people, recipes and build-your-own sortable data tables. 

CultureGrams features a World Edition, Kids Edition, States Edition and Province Edition for Canada. Each country exhibits the flag, a printable map, sound files for the national anthem and county name pronunciation, a currency converter, plus country and development data.

CultureGrams and UAPL's other  Homework Resources are great for researching a school topic or just learning for fun!

 

TumbleBook Library

Features animated picture books with sound, music, and narration, so children can read or be read to.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/auto_login.asp?U=uapl&P=libra

World Book Kids

Offers a kids' version of the popular encyclopedia.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://www.oplin.org/worldbook-kids

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