Learn about animals from all over the word. Based on the print series of the same title.
A-Z Kids Resources
Beanstack is a personalized service designed for young readers up to 12 years of age. It features tools to help families, educators, and children themselves discover books in our collection, programs at our library, and activities that encourage lifelong reading.
BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Brainfuse offers students learning support from kindergarten up to grade 12. There is also support for university courses, adult learners, and resume writing support for all ages. Students can chat live with online tutors and create study aids customized to their learning needs.
Over 400 eBooks available in French in all categories for everyone from adults to children. Find out what you need to read in this getting started help Guide
Curio.ca gives teachers and students streaming access to the best in educational video and audio from CBC and Radio-Canada. You'll find documentaries from television and radio, news reports and more.
Brought to you by World Book, a wealth of resources to help preschoolers and children in the early grades grasp critical early childhood themes.
Discover all of our EBSCO databases for kids in one spot! Explora provides a single search box with easy-to-browse categories, making it easier to discover rich, reliable content that supports student research and classroom instruction.
A good resources for students and learners of all ages. Includes Brain Jams, timelines, research starters and lots of images.
Movies, television, music and audiobooks! Borrow and stream up to 10 items per month
- Movies &TV: 3 day loan
- Music: 7 day loan
- Audiobooks: 21 day loan
- Graphic Novels & eBooks: 21 day loan
L'Encyclopédie Découverte est la version française de World Book Encyclopedia. L'Encyclopédie offre des activités pratiques qui inciteront les élèves à s'intéresser à la recherche. Un guide d'enseignement, accompagné des sujets de discussion et d'une matrice d'évaluation, sont disponibles pour chaque activité.
A resource on countries, cultures, and current events for the classroom and for the library. This Encyclopedia and Atlas provides accessible, easy-to-understand articles for a young audience.
Muzzy is the world's #1 language course enjoyed by families and language beginners of all ages. Muzzy is aimed at children from preschool to elementary school age and is great for individual learning, homeschooling or even as a family activity. Languages include English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese and Russian.
Play games, watch videos, learn about animals, and places, and get fun facts on National Geographic Kids
A cool site with serious information for young students. Encyclopedia articles, timelines, maps, projects and experiments written for elementary grade levels.
Provides accessible, easy-to-understand science, medicine, and technology articles for a younger audience. Includes all the articles from the print version of the encyclopedia, plus many added, interactive features.
Check out all the great titles for kids that are part of our Overdrive collection.
A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text, science-oriented content. Designed to meet every student researcher's needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources. Topics include biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmental science, health and medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science and society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. Browse topics by category and have quick access to science experiments and helpful research guides.
Enjoy more than one hundred and fifty ebooks with your kids. Books you can read, some books you can listen to and some books you can interact with. Featuring all your favourite Sesame Street characters. Read, listen, watch, play and learn! Thanks to our subscription to Sesame Street eBooks you can now read these books using your iPad.
Solaro provides the same great Alberta specific curriculum information you find in their Keys and SNAP publications. You can take a quick quiz or create a Solaro account and work through course lessons, reviews and quizzes. If you create an account your lesson progress and results will be tracked to help you. Covers grade 3 through grade 12 Alberta curriculum.
This site has audio books, games, non-English books and more. These help to develop early literacy skills, and have everything from storybooks to non-fiction titles about important social issues.
Includes more than 25,000 World Book Encyclopedia articles, edited to suit students from grades 4 through 12 and adults. Also includes more than 1,800 tables, 100 animations and videos, 10,000 pictures, 500 maps. Has Teacher's resources, current news, special reports and historical articles
Whether you are a serious genealogist or a beginner, World Vital Records makes it easy to fill in missing information in your family tree. World Vital Records is growing quickly and offers access to a wide variety of genealogical records from around the world, including everything from birth and marriage records, to historic newspapers, immigration lists, census records, vital records, parish and land records. Rare collections, such as passenger lists from immigrant vessels, yearbooks from US high schools and universities, manuscripts and major new census documents are also available. Users can search by country, region or US state and to cross reference the results against a number of international records.