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Biographies, obituaries, and photographs of individuals both living and deceased, updated monthly. Searchable by time period, profession, place of origin, or birth and death dates.
Designed to strengthen early literacy skills and expose young learners to real world concepts, BookFLIX pairs animated stories with nonfiction eBooks on similar subjects.
Reports on nearly 70 different countries for upper elementary-age students. Reports include up-to-date cultural information, images, timelines, and fun facts, plus sections on “life as a kid,” and more.
Stories, videos, songs, and games that encourage reading comprehension and mastery of phonetic skills. Three interactive learning environments for preschoolers and early elementary grades.
An online library of education literature and research, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. Includes journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and more.
Magazines, journals, books, and videos for students in grades K-5 and their teachers, ideal for reports and class projects.
Designed for students in grades 6-12 and their teachers, provides articles from journals and books to use as sources for homework and school projects.
Age-appropriate, easy-to-use and curriculum-based content covering a broad range of educational topics.
Full text articles from U.S. and international newspapers, plus television and radio news transcripts. Selected full text from almost 400 regional (U.S.) newspapers.
The accepted authority on the evolution, meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words in the English language, both present and past.
In-depth, peer-reviewed summaries on an ever-growing range of topics in the humanities, social sciences, and science.
Hundreds of current and/or controversial topics presented with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument), plus guides to critical analysis.
A highly specialized database of full text electronic information especially for educators, professional librarians, and education researchers. Includes nearly 520 education journals and more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.
Designed for student researchers, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books, and a vast collection of images.
Concise introductions to a huge range of subjects, written by experts who combine facts, analysis, and new ideas to make challenging topics highly readable.
The classic homework tool for searching a variety of topics. Articles, audio clips, video clips, images and timelines for preschool through college.
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