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  • ABCmouse
    Accessible only at Main Library & Branches
    Educational games, books, puzzles, and more for ages 2-8+. See also Bring Learning Home.
  • ABCmouse: Bring Learning Home
    Home edition of ABCmouse — educational games, books, puzzles, and more for ages 2-8+
  • Academic OneFile | (Gale)
    Collection of journals covering physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature, and more. It includes full-text of the New York Times back to 1985. FULL TEXT 1980 - present
  • Academic Search Complete | (EBSCO)
    Multi-disciplinary database, with 7,100 full-text periodicals, including 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. It offers indexing and abstracts for 11,200 journals and 11,700 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. FULL TEXT 1865 - present
  • Biography in Context | (Gale)
    Full text biographies and articles on contemporary and historical figures worldwide. FULL TEXT 1927 - present
  • BookFlix | (Scholastic)
    Online early literacy resource that combines storybooks with video. For pre-kindergartners to third graders.
  • Brainfuse
    Homework help program providing on-demand, one-to-one homework help in English, Spanish, and Cantonese for K-12, college students, and adult learners in math, science, digital literacy, English, social studies and other subjects. The service offers writing assistance, a practice test center (including California State tests, GRE, GED, SAT, ACT and more), test preparation through a flashcard tool, digital literacy assistance and a 24/7 question center. The Adult Learning Center offers live academic tutoring, live skills tutoring, writing assistance and job-related interview coaching and resume lab.
  • CollegeSource Online
    College catalogs for 2-Year, 4-Year, and Graduate Schools FULL TEXT 1993 - present
  • CultureGrams | (ProQuest)
    Concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on countries across the globe. It includes four editions: the World Edition (for junior high school students and up) and the Kids, States, and Canadian Provinces editions (for upper elementary school students).
  • Encyclopædia Britannica Online
    Access to the entire Encyclopædia Britannica, Comptons, Britannica Elementary, and Britannica Concise; and a dictionary, world atlas, and video content. FULL TEXT Current
  • Gale Courses | Gale
    Instructor-led courses for professional development and personal enrichment. Online courses start every month and run for six weeks. Please read the Requirements section of the course description for any special software needs. Registration required.
  • Grolier Online | (Scholastic)
    Grolier Online is a collection of the full versions of many popular encyclopedia. This collection includes: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, Amazing Animals and The New Book of Popular Science. FULL TEXT
  • HelpNow | (Brainfuse)
    The Brainfuse online homework help program provides on demand, one-to-one homework help in English, Spanish and Cantonese for K-12, college students and adult learners in math, science, digital literacy, English, social studies and other subjects. In addition, the service offers writing assistance, a practice test center (including California State tests, GRE, GED, SAT, ACT and more), test preparation through a flashcard tool, digital literacy assistance and a 24/7 question center. The Adult Learning Center offers live academic tutoring, live skills tutoring, writing assistance and job-related interview coaching and resume lab.
  • Kanopy Kids
    Films and TV series that help children develop empathy, mindfulness, and self-esteem through entertaining and educational videos. Check our FAQ for software requirements and other details.
  • Kids InfoBits | (Gale)
    Full text articles and reference content for students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. FULL TEXT 1986 - present
  • LearningExpress Library 3.0
    Online practice tests, based on the official exams for SAT, GED, GRE, GMAT, Civil Service jobs, ASVAB and many more. Download ebooks related to Jobs and Careers Skills, or watch video tutorials on basic computer/Internet skills and popular software. Included the updated 2014 GED test preparation content.
  • NoveList K-8
    Novelist for children and teens. Includes resources for teachers and librarians. FULL TEXT
  • Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center | (Gale)
    Find “pro” and “con” arguments on controversial social issues. FULL TEXT 1983 - present
  • Science Online | (Facts on File)
    A broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments. Current
  • Social Studies Fact Cards: California Edition | (Toucan Valley Publications)
    Information on California Missions, California Native Americans, Governors, Ranchos, and other California-specific topics. (Online version of Fact Cards Series)
  • Something About the Author | (Gale)
    Biographies of 12,000 famous and new children’s authors and illustrators, with interviews, photographs, and samples of their work. FULL TEXT 1976 - present
  • Student Resources in Context | (Gale)
    Curriculum-targeted resources include primary documents, biographies, topical essays, background information, critical analyses, magazines, newspapers, photographs and illustrations, and audio and video clips. FULL TEXT 1980 - present
  • Treehouse
    Online learning platform that teaches coding and web development skills, such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP. If you are a first-time user, read how to register for a free Treehouse account.