Children's Resources from 

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Encyclopedia of Animals via EBSCOhost

Provides in-depth information on a variety of topics relating to animals. The database consists of indexing, abstracts, and full text records describing the nature and habitat of familiar animals.

Includes many complete articles from 1990 to present

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia via EBSCOhost

Full text of over 25,000 subject entries in the encyclopedia..

Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia via Grolier

Based on the text of the Academic American Encyclopedia, this online encyclopedia is an 11-million-word repository of text, images, and multimedia that is updated monthly.

Infotrac Kid's Edition via Gale

Designed for grades K-6, this database introduces young students to the research process. Kid's Edition gives children easy access to magazines, reference books and newspaper articles selected just for their age group.

Indexed from 1998 to present

MAS Ultra - School Edition via EBSCOhost

A comprehensive general reference database designed for high school and junior college libraries. Includes reports and special issues from over 460 of the most wanted K-12 magazines, Essential Documents in American History (a database of over 1,000 original historical documents including The Bill of Rights, The Constitution, The Federalist Papers and the speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.), over 3,000 charts, tables and graphs, coverage of the CIA World Factbook, Magill's Book Reviews, and searchable full text for 145 Macmillan Books. Total coverage includes over 1 million articles.

New Book of Knowledge via Grolier

Widely renowned as the first modern encyclopedia for children, NBK has long been the leading source of accurate, accessible, and fun-to-read information for use in homes and libraries. With its thousands of articles, written by more than 1,880 outstanding contributors, and many special features, NBK has been consistently judged the best in its class

Primary Search (Children's Magazines) via EBSCOhost

            Indexing and abstracting of 116 children's magazines from 1984 to present.

Includes many complete articles from 35 children's magazines from 1990 to present. Also includes Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, the World Almanac for Kids and the World Almanac of the USA

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