Online Databases - Center St.

You will need your username and password for many of these databases.  Click here for password information.

       Online databases are paid subscriptions from our libraries. They include encyclopedias, online books, and culture grams and have a wealth of information!   EuropeAsiaOceaniaNorth AmericaNoneAfricaAfricaNoneSouth America


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Picture books online from Scholastic, has teacher lesson plans and online activities.

Trueflix gives you access to Scholastic's "True Books," along with videos, websites and activities. 
Meet authors online, listen to audio excerpts of books, see discussion guides for books.

EBSCO Primary Search – a collection of reference materials geared toward elementary and middle school age users.  
▪ More than 50 full text student reference books including Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia and American Heritage, Children’s Dictionary, 3rd  
Edition from Houghton Mifflin  
▪ Full text of over 100 student pamphlets  
▪ Encyclopedia of Animals  
▪ Image Collection: 107,135 photos, maps and flags
  • Encyclopedia Americana Encyclopedia  
  • Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia 
  • The New Book of Knowledge
Gale - Database of magazines, journals, newspaper

Our online encyclopedias that offer thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps, and dozens of activities tied to national curriculum standards.


Students: Once you log-in (get username and password from your librarian), click on "Kid's Edition" on the top. Culturegram is a fantastic resource for countries around the world and states. It includes:
Photos; Videos; Slideshows; Interviews; Recipes; Famous People; Graphs and Tables; Flags; Currency Converter; and a Citation Generator.

BrainPOPClick here for an animated, educational site which includes information, fun and games on: Science, Social Studies, English, Arts & Music, Health and Technology.

ENCHANTED LEARNING-- Click HERE for a fun and informative website for students grades K to 3, which includes both online and printable resources for all subject areas!