Kids Databases

acad_search
Full text articles from journals, magazines, newspapers; many scholarly journals.
bio_context
Over 300,000 full text biographies. If you need a biography LOOK HERE FIRST!
countries_culture
Culture, description, demographics, history, economics, religion, and politics.
dict_am_his
For students, scholars, general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history.
funk_wag
Over 25,000 entries. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry.
gale_virtual
Books covering Countries, Cultures, Religions, Animal Life, Science.
grzimek
Animal kingdom, grouped by major classifications, photos, illustrations; pronunciations, definitions for scientific terms.
kids_search
Search across all applicable databases at the same time.
masterfile
For children: full-text articles from popular publications covering general reference, health, science, and other areas.
mas_ultra
Publications covering general reference, health, science, and other areas. Every full text article is assigned a reading level indicator.
middle_search
Full-text articles, biographies, historical essays, photographs, maps, and flags for middle school and junior high school students. Find information for school papers and projects.
primary_search
Elementary school children; Magazines, full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator.
science_times
People, theories, discoveries, concepts, chronological elements for students.

 

science_online
Easy-to-use reference source conveys the visual nature of science in a clear and easy-to-comprehend manner
scribner_writers
Need help with a paper? Find ideas on frequently assigned topics and authors.
searchasaurus
Combined access to Primary Search® and Middle Search Plus® databases for elementary and middle school students
student_research
Secondary school students interface to search databases individually or in combination.
tx_ref
Texas history, biography, cultural diversity, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure.
tumblebooks
Kids site that contains online story books, games, videos and read-alongs. In English, Spanish and French
topicsearch
Current events database that allows the user to explore social, political, and economic issues and other popular topics discussed in classrooms.
worldbook
Encyclopedia
world_hist
World History Collection
Global history; full text; many journals; range of topics including military, politics, regional issues, more.