Birds of North America is now Birds of the World! From the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, explore 10,721 species from 249 bird families from around the world. View image and video galleries showing behaviors, habitat, nests, eggs and nestlings, and listen to recordings of bird songs and calls.
Kids can search or browse arts, geography, language arts, mathematics, religion, science, social studies, sports. 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. Some stories are also available in Spanish. 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
Age-appropriate research needs, searching Ebsco’s K-8 eBook collection, Cricket Media eBook collection, and 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.
K-6 math ebook database (Available through August 31)