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ABC-CLIO American & World History, Geography and Social Studies
From ABC-CLIO - An easy-to-use collection of 11 databases covering American and world history, geography, government and pop culture.
Geography and Culture
African-American History Online
Biographies, events, topics, primary documents, media, maps and chronologies relating to the African-American experience (from Facts on File)
History
ALA's Great Websites for Kids
ALA's Great Websites for Kids
This website for kids offers instruction on animals, the arts, history, science and other subjects. It is sponsored by the American Library Association's Association for Library Service to Children.
General Reference - Children
American Government

Multifaceted examination of the foundations of our government and political system (from ABC-CLIO)

Government
American History

People, events, primary documents, and historic trends in America from before European exploration to the 21st Century (from ABC-CLIO)

History
Biography in Context
Profiles of famous people throughout history with links to images, articles, videos, audios and Internet sites.
Biography
CultureGrams
World Edition, Kids' Edition, and States Edition and contains cultural and geographical information supplemented with maps, images and recipes.
Geography and Culture
Daily Life Through History
Daily Life Through History
Explore how people lived throughout the world in the past and compare to the present.  Examine the structure and symbolism of architecture from ancient Greek temples to glass and steel malls.  There is more to history than just the names of rulers and the rise of economic systems!
History
Dramatic Learning
Dramatic Learning

Original scripts, skits and monologues, and adaptations of classics.  Provides a step-by-step guide to putting on a play. Printable programs and posters included. Great for teachers and drama enthusiasts! 

Books and Literature
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (WorldBook)
This Spanish language encyclopedia is organized so that students can find information quickly and easily. Click on the first letter of the title of the article to see the article in Spanish
Encyclopedias
Inventions and Discoveries
Inventions and Discoveries
From World Book, Inventions and Discoveries covers  Agriculture,  Architecture and Engineering,  The Arts,  Astronomy, Communication,  Economics,  Industry and Manufacturing, Mathematics,  Medicine, Personal and Household Items, Transportation, Warfare.
Science and Technology
Junior Edition
An ideal research tool (featuring journal, magazine and newspaper articles) for middle and high school students.
General Reference
Khan Academy

Offers more than 2,100 free educational videos covering math, science and other topics.

Education
Kids' Infobits
A research resource for kids - topics include Animals, Plants, People, Geography, Science and Math, Stories and Literature, History and Social Studies, Transportation, Inventions and Technology, Health, Arts and Entertainment, and Sports.
General Reference - Children
Modern Genocide
Modern Genocide
Understanding causes and consequences
Current Events and Social Issues
Novelist K-8
Novelist K-8
An informative database with access to fiction titles directed toward a Kindergarten through middle school audience. You can find books based on author, title, or description; browse genre and/or award lists; search for reviews; read book discussion guides.
Books and Literature
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Whether you're writing a critical essay, researching a report or term paper, or preparing for a debate, or you just want to be better informed, you'll find a variety of reference materials, commentaries and viewpoints, periodical and news articles, primary sources, statistics and multimedia in Opposing Viewpoints in Context.

Current Events and Social Issues
OverDrive Kids Collection
Kids Collection
The library's OverDrive Collection for kids
Digital Audio, Video, and E-books
Pop Culture Universe
Pop Culture Universe
A historical view of popular culture through the decades, including Arts and Visual Culture, Business and Advertising, Ethnic and Group Culture, Fashion and Appearance, Film, Food and Drink, Literature, Music, Politics, Recreation and Leisure, Religion and Spirituality, Sports, TV and Radio, and Technology and Media.
History
State Geography
from ABC-CLIO
Geography and Culture
World Book Kids
People, Places, Science and Mathematics, World Religions, Plants and Animals, History and Government, Arts, and Sports and Hobbies - all in kid-friendly format.
Encyclopedias
World Folklore and Folklife
World Folklore and Folklife
Folklore is part of the everyday lives of people around the world.  This database covers a variety of subjects:  food and drink, music and dance, celebrations and rituals, and,  religion and beliefs.  It also includes thousands of classic folk tales, the complete Hans Christian Andersen stories, Grimm’s fairy tales and folktales from around the world.
Geography and Culture
World Geography
from ABC-CLIO
Geography and Culture
World History - Ancient and Medieval Eras
from ABC-CLIO
History
World History - The Modern Era
from ABC-CLIO. Encompasses the evolution of modern Europe since the Renaissance; concurrent developments in Asia, Africa and the Islamic world, the global impact of the Industrial Revolution; and the last hundred years of conflicts and international cooperation.
History
World History Collection
A database of e-journals for research of world history.
History