Explore 10,721 species from 249 bird families, living in habitats around the world. View image and video galleries showing behaviors, habitat, nests, eggs and nestlings, and listen to recordings of bird songs and calls. From the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Available remotely.
Children can search for information or browse topics on the animal kingdom and geography. Available remotely.
Learn how to use Britannica Library through this tutorial on Niche Academy.
Search for people by name, birth or death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation, or gender. Available remotely.
Learn how to use Gale in Context: Biography through this tutorial on Niche Academy.
Just for Kids, by Infobase, provides access to over 11,000 streaming videos for children. Subjects include ABCs & 123s, Arts & Music, Health & PE, History, Math, People & Places, Reading & Writing, Sciences, TV Shows & Movies, and World Languages. You can find videos produced by the Jim Henson Company, PBS, Reading Rainbow, Sesame Street, Weston Woods, and more. Create a free personal account to create and customize playlists, save favorites, sign up for newsletters based on your interests, and take advantage of other features. Provided by Find It Virginia. Available remotely.
Learn how to use Just for Kids Access Video through this tutorial on Niche Academy.
An online language learning system that can help you learn languages such as French, Spanish, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Greek, Italian, Russian, and many more.
First time user? Access Mango Languages with your library barcode or username and 4-digit PIN. Then "Sign Up" for a free account. Once you've created a free account, you can go directly to mangolanguages.com, opens a new window or Mango's mobile app to sign in to the account you created.
Learn how to use Mango Languages through this tutorial on Niche Academy.
Transparent Language New!
Language learners can build vocabulary, practice skills, and maintain what they have learned with Transparent Language Online, available anytime, anywhere in 110+ languages. Also includes an American citizenship test prep course, as well as KidSpeak--immersive, animation-based language instruction in 6 different languages for children K-2.