Designed for academic institutions, this database offers an enormous selection of scholarly and popular information resources. It supports high-level research by providing peer-reviewed journals, periodicals, reports, books, videos and more. It's your one-stop research resource! View available apps
Social Studies, History & Biographies
This Scholastic resource helps kids in elementary and middle school discover state history, view national landmarks, research the presidents, or even play a game of "Name the State Capital." Need a table of the longest U.S. rivers? Looking for a profile of Ralph Nader or Maya Angelou? We've got you covered.
Like to meet new people? Read a biography! Biography in Context features biographies of a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers. It's continuously updated to ensure access to the latest information.
Explore all 50 states without leaving home. You'll find info on flags, state economy, weather, history and so much more. Want to nail that school project? We've got you covered!
The world at your fingertips! Find reliable, up-to-date information on more than 200 countries and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories. You'll discover the history and people of each country, then take your knowledge farther with recipes, interviews and videos.
Find business plans, health information, science, history and many other topics in the Gale Virtual Reference Library. Try the mobile app. Online Help: Search Tips sheet. Or, watch this tutorial video to get started. View available apps
PebbleGo is a pre-kindergarten to third grade resource for reading and research. It features six modules: Animals, Animales (Spanish edition of Animals), Earth and Space, Biographies, Social Studies, and Dinosaurs. Each includes leveled text, educational games and video support to help emergent readers and researcher learn database and reading skills.
Providing credible, accurate, reliable content on almost every core-curricula subject, Scholastic GO! offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource designed to strengthen content knowledge, vocabulary, and core proficiency skills.