Resources designed for kids in kingergarten through eighth grade, available free with your Wilmette Public Library card. Click here for a complete list of library databases.
Free live tutoring, 2:00-11:00 p.m., plus online tutorials, practice problems, and test preparation.
Interactive language learning games, activities, and video in eight languages.
Animated, talking e-books great for pre-readers, beginning readers, and English language learners.
Encyclopedia Britannica for elementary and middle school students.
Information about different countries and the way people live all over the world.
Search dozens of encyclopedias at once. This resource is geared toward adults, but it's great for tough research topics.
An encyclopedia with audio options, great for beginning readers.
Research especially for grades 3–5, focusing on American Indians, the 50 states, and science.
Articles about the lives and careers of children's book authors.
Articles on popular school topics, plus science project ideas, educational videos, and homework tips.
World Book for young students, focusing on popular topics. Includes science project ideas.
World Book for elementary and middle school students, including tools for writing a report.