For Young Researchers
A collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) TumblePuzzles, and TumbleQuizzes, as well as TumbleResources for teachers. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which we have licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format.
InfoTrac Junior Edition
Designed for junior high and middle school students, this database offers access to articles in magazines, newspapers and reference books (most full-text) for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
InfoTrac Kid's InfoBits
Full text database designed for grades K-5, this database introduces young students to the research process -- challenging them to think and explore in fun new ways. It features a developmentally appropriate and visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search, and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related access to magazines, reference books and newspaper articles selected just for their age group. Coverage: Back file of 5 years.
InfoTrac Student Edition
Designed for high school students, this database provides access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Includes access to hundreds of maps.
Full text database designed specifically for elementary school students. Contains nearly 70 popular magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for over 100 student pamphlets. Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals; Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia; the American Heritage Children's Dictionary; maps and an image collection. Coverage: 1990 – present.
Designed specifically for high school students, this database provides mostly full text for more than 700 popular general interest and current events publications. Also provides more than 500 full text pamphlets, over 540 full text reference books, more than 84,500 biographies, over 100,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 202,000 photos, maps and flags. Coverage: 1975 – present.