Access Science - Covering all major scientific disciplines and contnuously reviewed and updated, a collection of articles from McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology.
Maps, charts, timelines and primary sources on African American History
Ben's Guide - Learn about Ben Franklin’s experiences as a printer, statesman, librarian and inventor.
Black Freedom Struggle in the United States - For students and researchers, a select collection of primary source documents related to critical people and events in African American history.
CIA World FactBook - The World Factbook provides basic intelligence on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, terrorism, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.
ConneCT kids portal to all things Connecticut.
CT State Library Research Resources for Elementary School
CT State Library Research Resources for Middle School
History Reference Center - Full-text database of U.S. and world history, featuring books, journals, biographies, primary source documents, and historical videos.
Library of Congress Map Collection - A vast collection of maps curated and housed by the Library of Congress
National Geographic for Kids - Web companion to the popular kids magazine, this site has information, games, quizzes, videos and more.
National Inventors Hall of Fame - At home learning resources on inventors and inventions
Learn how to access digital media on Hoopla, Libby (OverDrive) and Kanopy. There are also tutorials for Consumer Reports, Tutor.com, Ancestry.com and many more online resources.
Research database containing informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 2,440 popular nonfiction books including high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics, and more.
Ology - The American Museum of Natural History’s kid site- with games, quizzes and tons of info.
Magazines for elementary school