sunIf you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales. — Albert Einstein


Help with Exploring


Keyword searchable; Reference, Weird & Mysterious, Science & Math, Sports; by Librarians at Kent State University.

Discovery Education

Homework help, WebMath, interactive games, videos, contests, virtual labs; by Discovery Education.

America’s Story from America’s Library

Meet amazing Americans; jump back in time, explore the states; by the Library of Congress.

Animal Diversity Web

Pictures and information about thousands of animals; by University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.

ipl2 for Kids

Fun Stuff, Our World, Reading Zone, Reference, Science, Sports; by Drexel College and Florida State University.

Provides links to Federal kids’ sites and best from other organizations by subject; by Federal Citizen Information Center.

PBS Kids

Educational games, videos, music, coloring, activities for kids.


Keyword searchable; created through ThinkQuest competitions by kids; by Oracle Foundation.

Kid’s Search by EBSCOhost

Available at Library or Home with Valid Card
Find magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, photos, maps and more.

Kid’s Programming Tools

MIT App Inventor by MIT – Create smartphone apps – Write your first computer program
Blockly by Google – Drag blocks to build application