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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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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

World Book Spanish

Presents a Spanish language version of the World Book Encyclopedia.

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

CultureGrams

Features information on countries, states, and provinces, including recipes, customs, country data, and government information.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://online.culturegrams.com

Kids Search

Searches the contents of several databases at once, so elementary and middle school students can find information on topics including animals, geography, current events, math, and language arts.

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http://ref.ualibrary.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cookie,uid&profile=srck5

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