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Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Reference

American National Biography  - Biographies of over 17,000 notable Americans
Britannica Online Kids  - Encyclopedia resources especially selected for kids
Credo Reference  - An online library that pulls full-text articles from over 300 reference sources
Gale Student Resources in Context  - Provides information for students on a variety of hot topics from books, articles and websites
Gale Virtual Reference Library  - 300+ full-text reference sources on many subjects
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia  - Quick references and audio/video media
ScienceFlix ScienceFlix - Science and social science resources for students in grades 3-9.
Student Research Center  - Designed specifically for secondary school students, according to their needs and search abilities
World Almanacs  - Four almanacs, including World Almanac for Kids and Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia

Newspapers and Magazines

Chicago Tribune  - Full text of the newspaper from 1985 to the present
Chicago Tribune Historical  - Full text of the newspaper from 1849 to 1985
eLibrary  - Magazines, newspapers, books, television/radio transcripts, maps, pictures, and audio/video clips from over 1,500 sources

Language Arts and Literature

BookFlix  - Watch the story and then read the book
My Media Mall eReading Room  - Find kid-friendly ebooks and audiobooks to download to an ereader, tablet or smartphone. Search for titles by subject, age level, reading level and more
Novelist K-8 - Suggested reads for kids and teens. Includes book lists, discussion guides, and more (requires library card)
Tumblebook Library  - A collection of animated talking picture books

Language Learning

Mango Languages  - Learn new languages with these interactive online courses
Muzzy Online  - Kids can learn Spanish, French, German and Italian from this playful online training system

Social Studies, Geography, and Current Events

SIRS Researcher  - Newspaper and magazine articles and other resources on leading issues of the day

Art and Music

Art Museum Image Gallery  - An online collection of over 155,000 works of art from around the world
Freegal  - Download MP3 format songs from the Sony music catalog of over 400,000 songs of all musical genres
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