NOVELny is an online library of literally hundreds of magazines, newspapers, maps, charts, research and reference books that are available to every New Yorker, free of charge. All you need is your public library card, New York driver license, or non-driver ID. Students may also access the NOVELny databases through their school or academic library.
21st Century Explorer provides online reference and learning tools for students who read below grade level, are dealing with specific learning problems, or are at risk of falling behind.
ABCMouse is a digital education program that consists of over 8,500 learning activities and over 800 lessons in reading, math, science, social studies, music, and art. This site is only accessible from a library internet connection.
Britannica Kids Online includes Britannica Elementary, Compton’s by Britannica, and much more.
eLibrary Elementary contains more than 390 magazines, newspapers, books, and transcripts – plus thousands of maps, images, educator-approved websites from Homework Central, and audio/video titles, all selected as appropriate for elementary school students.
Kids InfoBits is like having two databases in one to serve the diverse needs of two groups of young students – those in kindergarten through grade two and the more research-savvy students in grades three through five.