Access these tools with your Library Card number and PIN/password
- Something About the Author Grades 4 and up
- Find information about the lives and work of a wide range of authors and illustrators.
- Gale in Context: Middle School Grades 6 and up
- Explore curriculum-focused information and primary sources from many perspectives.
- Kids Infobits Grades K to 5
- Search the "Literature" section for information about authors, books, and more.
- Bookflix Pre-k to 3
- Read along with video storybooks based on classic picture stories paired with simple informational books.
- NoveList K-8 Grade K to 8
- Find reading recommendations, read-alike suggestions and discussion guides.
- Learning Express Library Grades 4 and up
- Increase and test reading comprehension, and practice your writing skills.
SFPL Bibliocommons All ages
Discover themed children's booklists updated regularly by SFPL children's librarians.
Brainfuse HelpNow Grade K and up
Access free one-on-one live tutoring help online from 1–10 PM PDT. The Writing Lab offers the ability to upload a document for an expert to analyze and provide feedback.
ABC Mouse Learning At Home Grades PK-3
Description: Thousands of hours of learning activities for young children.