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!
bookflix
Online literacy resource for grades PreK - 3 from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. Reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge
and exploration.
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.
scienceflix
Combines curriculum-driven, leveled content, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4 through 9.
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.
topicsearch
Current events database that allows the user to explore social, political, and economic issues and other popular topics discussed in classrooms.
tumblebooks
Kids site that contains online story books, games, videos and read-alongs. In English, Spanish and French
worldbook
Encyclopedia
world_hist
World History Collection
Global history; full text; many journals; range of topics including military, politics, regional issues, more.