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Need a primary document for U.S. History? Get speeches, letters, quotes and more.

Pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks. For grades Pre-K through 3.

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Live tutoring and practice tests for ACT, SAT, AP, Civil Service, NCLEX, TOEFL and more.

Ideal for Chicago history projects, get cover-to-cover access from 1849-1986.

Find an extensive array of information about children's books, video and audio recordings, and other children-focused media.

Studying the Roaring Twenties or the Civil Rights Movement? Research 20th Century North American history by decade to find summaries of events, key historical figures, and more.

Studying the Roaring Twenties or the Civil Rights Movement? Research 20th Century North American history by decade to find summaries of events, key historical figures, and more.

For elementary and middle school students.

Borrow digital magazines to read on your computer or portable device.

Search across this entire collection of more than 400 e-books covering all subject areas.

This details the most important events throughout history, worldwide.

From mobsters to dictators, research the most controversial and infamous historical figures.

Events and people of North America in the 20th Century. Includes Encyclopedia of American Immigration, Decades Series 1950s-1980s, Great Events from History, Great Lives from History, Milestone Documents in American History, Milestone Documents in World History.

Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids takes you on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Fuel your curiosity! Watch a brief video on how to use National Geographic Kids.

Exploring your favorite author? Looking for a book series like the Kane Chronicles? Get information on authors, books, and series for fiction and non-fiction. Find readalikes, award winning books and books that were made into a movie.

For current events projects, access a balanced selection of materials from all viewpoints, including more than 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from both sides of the aisle, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents, and reference books.

Listen and watch animated picture books. Choose from fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles. Move up to read-along chapter books, where each sentence is highlighted and narrated. View books online or download for 90 days. Watch a brief video on how to use TumbleBooks.