Online Children's Reference Collection


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Explora (Elementary Schools)

Designed to meet the unique needs of users, Explora supports student research with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality. 


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Explora (Middle Schools)


Designed for high school students, students can look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects, or homework from the world's leading magazines and reference books.  


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Gale in Context (Formerly Kids InfoBits)

This easy-to-use digital resource features age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics. 

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What Tree Is It?  

Ohio Tree identification guide 

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What's That Snake?

Ohio  snake identification guide

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World Book Early World of Learning

Three interactive learning environments for preschoolers and children in early grades. 

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