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Library: Children & Teens

Homework Help

We suggest these websites as reliable sources for gathering information as you work on school assignments. Click on a subject heading to reveal the related websites.


General Subject Guides

Animals & Insects

Biography

Encyclopedias

Government

Science

Magazines/Newspapers +

EBSCOhost includes these three choices in their Magazines & Newspapers list:

  • Primary Search provides full text for more than 60 popular magazines for elementary school research.
  • Middle Search Plus provides full text for nearly 150 popular magazines for middle school research. It also contains 84,074 biographies, 86,135 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.
  • Ebsco Animals provides in-depth information describing the nature and habitat of familiar animals.

EBSCOhost also includes Searchasaurus for grades K-8, which uses a a simplified graphical method to search the same three databases plus a dictionary and an encyclopedia.

Facts on File is an excellent resource for grades 4-12 in biography, science, geography, careers, health, literature, and history (includes maps and images).