Homework Help for Kids

Ilsley Public Library subscribes to many online resources that HELP students succeed.

Find articles and information for school reports.

Now with over 1,300 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this database provides high school students with access to information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

 

Current Events

Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students analyze a broad variety of data for conducting research, preparing for debates and more.

Biography

Virtually every course of study — from history to science to literature — is ultimately tied to the study of people.  Biography in Context delivers outstanding biographical profiles.

 

Historic Newspapers

Search America’s historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 using Chronicling America.  More recent Middlebury area newspapers are available on microfiche.

 

Resources for Language Learning

Mango Languages is an online language-learning system teaching conversation skills for a wide variety of languages, including Spanish, French, German, and Chinese.

 

HELP!  I need a book.

 

Well, you came to the right place!  Search Ilsley’s online library catalog.

 

 

Check out these websites designed for kids

 

 The junior edition of the immensely popular Yahoo! web guide.

 

 

A junior search engine that allows you to type your questions just as you would ask them.

 

 

 

 A kids’ search engine designed by librarians and loosely based on the Dewey Decimal System.

 

 

To Fact Monster This fun learning tool is designed to simulate a reference book.