Grolier Online Databases from NOVELNY
Encyclopedia Americana is for middle school students and higher. It includes in-depth articles with links to further readings.
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia is for middle school students and higher. It includes quick access to encyclopedia articles, news, time lines, quizzes and games, and research starters. It also includes an atlas and dictionary. Articles can be grouped by lexile level and are aligned to standards.
The New Book of Knowledge is for elementary schools and higher. It includes literary selections, a time line, projects and experiments, news, homework help and more.
Wild animals and their habitats for elementary school and middle school students.
State history, people, places and events for elementary school and middle school students.
A comprehensive reference resource for Spanish speakers and Spanish language students.
Science and technology plus science in the news for middle school and high school students.
Countries and cultures of the world for middle school and high school students.
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