Access materials through our circulation catalog by clicking the link below:

Research sites for kids:

Please encourage kids to use encyclopedias for information! Google is a search engine, not a source!

KIDTOPIA, FACTMONSTER, DUCKSTERS, KIDREX, Encyclopedia brittanica,, Infoplease, Kiddle visual search


Worldbook Online

Online Encyclopedia for elementary and Middle school students that includes games, activities, atlas and much more materials.

computer with worldbook icon activites
Pebble go icon with pictures of animals

Pebble go is an interactive research site geared for elementary students (k-3) with games, puzzles, maps and activities.

Explore National Geographic KIDS:

Nat Geo

Other HCS online resources

see Librarian (Mrs. Correiro) for access with user-name and password or check student agenda

Tumblebooks and cloud

TumbleBookCloud is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks, Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic), and Audio Books suitable for middle school and high school grade readers.

Access it it through Mackinvia or

Tumblebooks library

book that is jumping showing tumblebooks site

We have a ton of ebooks available through our Capstone page. YOU can read a book anywhere!

capstone book shelf


Library of ebooks available to HCS. (Also includes Tumblebooks, Tumblebooks Cloud Jr, and Tumblebook Cloud)

Login is by Hampton City School sign on. See teacher or librarian for assistance.

boy with glasses, use mackinvia digital site

Our Topcats love to read and use our library!

boy and 2 girls completing activity at table
students using the library shelves
3 students working on makerspace activity
3 students in book character costumes
2 students model winning posters
4 students on floor map activity