Birds of North America is now Birds of the World! 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.
Children can search for information or browse arts, geography, language arts, mathematics, religion, science, social studies, and sports topics. The Student Center includes How to Write a Research Paper and more.
From World Book, a child’s first encyclopedia, eBook, and introduction to core early concepts. With read-aloud functionality, the 60 stories in “World of Reading” and “Trek’s Travels” tie learning together through videos, games, and printable activities. Provided by Find it Virginia.
- Each book checked out to 1 user at a time
- Checkout period: choose 1 or 2 weeks (depending on title)
- Maximum # of checkouts: 50
- Ability to place holds
- Title are checked out for entire duration of checkout period
- Step-by-step guides to EBSCOhost eBooks
Meets age-appropriate research needs and allows searching through EBSCO's K-8 eBook collection, Cricket Media eBook collection, and the general knowledge database. For K-5 students. Provided by Find it Virginia.
Search for people by name, birth or death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation, or gender.
Highly visual, guided research tools for students in kindergarten through grade 5. Provided by Find It Virginia.
An online language learning system that can help you learn languages such as French, Spanish, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Greek, Italian, Russian, and many more. Mobile app available.
Online language learning, including modules for learning American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and English courses for speakers of Spanish and Japanese. Provided by Find it Virginia.
Tutor.com provides on-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation and writing assistance for students in grades K-Adult in over 60 subjects. The Tutor.com Adult Learning & Career Center connects lifelong learners with expert tutors and career coaches in an easy-to-use, anonymous online classroom. Get one-to-one tutoring or job search assistance in over 60 subjects, including GED preparation.Connect online with an expert Job Search Coach to receive one-to-one, on-demand assistance with your job search. You can also use their drop-off reviews, practice quizzes, video lessons, and The Princeton Review SAT/ACT Essentials for self-study, GMAT, GRE, LSAT and MCAT Practice Tests 24/7.