Find modern outline, political, thematic, topographic, scientific and animated maps, as well as thousands of antique maps of places throughout the world. Download, modify, and use any of the maps however you wish.
A great resource for travellers and students in grades 5 and up, find historical and current information about all 50 states and 5 territories.
The full TumbleBookLibrary, including TumbleBooks,the animated stories, as well as Read Alongs, in Spanish.
Biography In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people, including 650,000 biographical entries covering international figures from all time periods and areas of study.
Start here to find out about people in other countries! Listen to the national anthem, look at pictures, and try recipes. Learn about each country’s history, customs, and government, and see what everyday life is like. Great as a homework resource or if you're just curious.
Enjoy this classic encyclopedia in its online form in the library or access it remotely. Use the main search screen if you're in middle school or older, or switch to the Kids view for younger searchers.
Imagine searching hundreds of reference books all at once on almost any topic imaginable. Now you can, with Gale Virtual Reference Library. You can print, e-mail or download entries.
This resource is geared towards students who are in kindergarten through the 5th grade who need good information and want a fun way to find it.
Video tutorials on software, web design, business/management skills, financial literacy, job/career skills, social networking, etc. Includes Microsoft Office, Windows, and Mac OS. Requires free account creation and can be used from home or within the library.
Since 1995, Magill's Medical Guide has had a reputation for providing general readers with the most authoritative yet accessible reference source that helps bridge the gap between medical encyclopedias and dictionaries for professionals and popular self-help guides.
Mango Languages allows you to interactively learn 60 different languages online, including English for Polish speakers.
Looking for a Harry Potter read-alike? NoveList K-8 Plus can help! Find book reviews, recommendations, and more for the K-8 crowd.
Points of View contains more than 370 topics, each with an overview, point and counterpoint.
Another great science database, Science In Context offers access to over 2 million articles on math, chemistry, biology, astronomy and much more. You can also find ideas for science fair projects.
The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.
You can get free homework help from a live, online tutor. All you need is an Eisenhower Public Library card and an Internet connection. You can use Live Homework Help from home, school and even the Library.
Access current and historical editions of the Chicago Tribune, LA Times, NY Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post.
A great index for information specifically related to United States history.
This kid-friendly database is intended for the younger elementary grades, and offers the valuable information from World Book Encyclopedia with hundreds of pictures and illustrations.
This database contains all the articles from the beloved World Book Encyclopedia in addition to thousands of articles from other trusted sources.
Find the valuable information of World Book Encyclopedia online and in Spanish for elementary school students. Busque en la Internet la Enciclopedia Mundial Hispanica par estudiantes de primaria.
The world version of History In Context. Another excellent online history index.