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.
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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.
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.
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.
Thoughtful entertainment for children aged preschool and up. Parents and caregivers can stream videos from a curated selection of educational and enriching videos on Kanopy Kids with developmentally appropriate, age-based ratings from Common Sense Media, as well as additional parental controls to help keep kids safe. Read more here.
Support for professionals and students in K-12 and college with academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more. Prepare for GED equivalency, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, ASVAB, Civil Service, CDL, Postal Worker, real estate, law enforcement, healthcare, and citizenship exams. Select resources available in Spanish.
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.