Access these tools with your Library Card number and PIN.
- Grolier Online Grades 3 and up
- Current events, states, countries.
- (grades k to 5) Kids Infobits
- Geography, state flags and maps, presidents, U.S. and world history.
- Social Studies Fact Cards
- California Missions, California Native Americans, Governors, Ranchos and other California-specific topics.
- (Gale) Literature (grades 6 and up) Student Resources in Context
- Social issues, U.S. and world history, including primary sources, audio and video clips.
- Kids.gov (grades K and up)
- Websites on current events, government, states, countries, maps, cultures in America.
- CIA World Factbook (grades 5 and up)
- Countries, maps, flags.
- California Missions Resource Center (grades 4 and up)
- Mission facts, photos, maps.
- Calisphere (grades 4 and up)
- Photographs, works of art, and other primary sources from California history.
- San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection
- Photographs and works on paper of San Francisco and California views from 1850 to the present
- California History Online (grades 4 and up)
- California Historical Society.
Photographs and works of art from the pre-Gold Rush era to the Great Depression.
- California’s Untold Stories: Gold Rush! (grades 4 and up)
- Oakland Museum of California
Photographs and audio clips of miners, mining tools, and other artifacts.