Unless otherwise stated, use your library card number to access the following sites from your home.
Almanacs and Encylopedias
- Britannica School Elementary (KYVL)
- Encyclopedia Britannica for pre-K and elementary school students to grade 5.
- Britannica School Middle (KYVL)
- Encyclopedia Britannica for middle school students from grade 6 to 8.
- Explora Primary School (KYVL)
- Get help with your class assignments using Explora. Learn about endangered species, famous musicians, space exploration and more.
- Grolier’s Scholastic GO! (KYVL)
- Provides content on many core-curricula subjects in a variety of media.
- World Almanac for Kids Online (Library access only)
- Information for kids on many topics.
Books and Reading
- Literature Resource Center
- Biographies, bibliographies, journal articles, and critical analyses of more than 120,000 authors and their works.
- Novelist (KYVL)
- Find information on authors, fiction books, book discussion guides, theme-oriented book lists, best fiction book lists, and teacher resources.
- Tumblebooks (Pre-K to 2)
- Find just the right picture book or beginning reader, and read or listen to it through your web browser – anywhere you have an Internet connection!
- Kentucky Kids Unbound
- The Library’s e-book collection for grades Pre-K to 12 is called Kentucky Kids Unbound and it’s powered by OverDrive. Grab your Library card and check out an e-book, digital audiobook. or streaming video today.
- Access Video: Just for Kids!
- Just for Kids includes many children’s programs and PBS favorites, such as Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Arthur, and Reading Rainbow, and much, much more!
- Opposing Viewpoints (KYVL)
- Supports high school, public, and academic library research.
- LearningExpress Library (KYVL)
- LearningExpress Library provides practice tests for Elementary, Middle, and High School students. Please note: You must register before you can use the site’s resources. To register, you will simply need to create a user name and password.
- Copyright for Students: The Definitive Guide
- Copyright Kids
- Teaching Kids about Copyright & Plagiarism