Online resources

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Britannica Library

Full-text articles, plus primary sources, news, websites, videos, images, magazine articles, online books, and an interactive atlas. Resources categorized for children, teens, and general reference.

Subscription purchased by Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM) with a state appropriation to the MINITEX Library Information Network.

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (World Book)

Información sobre gente, lugares, objetos, acontecimientos e ideas para los estudiantes de primaria a secundaria. Incluye enlaces a periódicos en español de todo el mundo. Aprovecha esta enciclopedia para investigar y divertirte.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework, Spanish

Encyclopedia Americana

Media, tables, facts and figures, maps, abstracts from magazine articles, websites, and related articles covering geography, science, literature, history, and more. Includes Americana Journal, a searchable database of events organized by nation and/or international organization and by date. High school - adult.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia

Full-text articles, images, maps, audio files and multimedia. Research Starters offers suggestions for topics to study and a research plan for each topic. Covers science, geography, social studies, literature, history, and more. Middle - high school.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

Grolier Online

Cross-search two or more resources at once. Includes animals, biographies, countries, science and more.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

Kids eLearn: التعلم للصغار

التعلم للصغار General reference developed for young Arabic speaking students with articles, illustrations, videos, and engaging games and activities.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

Lands and Peoples

Information on the land, climate, people, and government of each country and individual U.S. states. Includes an almanac, maps, images, timelines, and statistics. Middle - high school.

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Category: Countries and states, Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

New Book of Knowledge

Full-text articles as well as world history timelines, science projects and experiments, and tips on research, studying and writing. Elementary - middle school.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre

Ofrece artículos enciclopédicos completos con fotos, mapas y sonidos. Incluye lecturas seleccionadas para estudiantes de español acerca de la historia, la geografía y la cultura del mundo de habla hispana.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework, Spanish

Oxford English Dictionary Online

Definitions, histories, and pronunciations for over half a million words.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

World Book Kids

Full-text articles on people, places, science, animals, history, and more. Includes videos, images, audio files, science projects, maps, and games. Elementary school.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework

World Book Online

Full-text articles, headline news explored in depth, primary sources, websites, atlases, images, and a dictionary.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

World Book Online (Student)

Full-text articles on geography, history, science, and current events. Includes biographies, videos, and quizzes. Middle - high school.

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Homework