Kids eResources

Academic Kids

An educational online encyclopedia for many different age groups.

Extreme Science

Launched in 1998, Extreme Science is the creation of Elizabeth Keller, who wants to ignite the fires of inspiration for budding young scientists to match her own.

Free Kids Books

Books are separated in to categories for toddlers, children, and young adults, we felt this easiest since reading levels vary significantly between countries, especially those who English is not a home language.

Funbrain

Free educational games, online books, and comics created for kids ages preschool through grade 8 that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy.

Funology

A parenting toolbox to inspire entertaining and educational activities that put the fun back into learning. It’s the science of fun!

KidRex

A child-safe search engine powered by Google Custom Search that utilizes Google SafeSearch and maintains its own database of inappropriate websites and keywords that will never show up.

KidsClick!

A website designed by librarians specifically for children and run by the School of Library and Information Science at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio.

KidSites

One of the oldest sites for kids online. Since 1997, its primary mission has been to find and provide reviews for the best sites for kids on the Internet, and bring them together in one convenient location.

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Novelist K-8

A database about books specifically for younger readers that helps them find the right book for their reading level and interests.

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OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks

Free downloadable e-books and audiobooks. Need help getting started? Download our OverDrive tipsheets for e-reader guide and audiobook guide.

PBS Nature

A weekly one-hour program that consists of documentaries about various animals and ecosystems produced by the Public Broadcasting Service.

TumbleBook Library

Animated, talking picture books created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.

Storynory

Free audiobooks that you can download to your iPod and iTunes.