Can use from anywhere (LAPL Library Card Required)
- Biography In Context
- Covers the world's most influential people, merging reference content with periodicals and multimedia, allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, gender, keyword and full text.
Electronic Resource of the Month, February 2011
- Read, watch and listen to books and book videos! This fun Scholastic website reinforces reading skills for early readers, reluctant readers and English language learners for grades preK-3.
- Brief country reports with concise information on the history, people, customs, lifestyle, society, travel information and more for over 175 countries.
Electronic Resource of the Month, September 2010
- Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgo
- La Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos está organizada de modo que los estudiantes puedan encontrar información rápida y fácilmente.
- Investiga las noticias y eventos más corrientes, la información de negocios del momento, los artículos de salud más importantes, temas de cultura popular y muchas otras materias incluidas en las revistas hispánicas más populares.
- Kids Infobits (Gale)
- Periodical database designed for the research needs of students, Kindergarten through Grade 5. Provides a subject based search with full-text, age-appropriate magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
- LearningExpress Library
- Online interactive practice exams covering adult basic, academic, job related, civil service, real estate skills and more. Now includes ESL Spanish Basic Skills Course.
Electronic Resource of the Month, Oct 2008
- NoveList K-8
- Reader's advisory for selection of fiction titles for children, pre-K through eighth grade with a student focused interface.
Electronic Resource of the Month, March 2011
- Research Library (Proquest)
- General interest magazines on a broad range of subjects from arts, business, children, health, humanities, international, law, military, psychology, social sciences, women's interests and more.
- Social Studies Fact Cards
- A quick reference, easy-to-use database filled with updated basic information for common school assignments
on Missions, Explorers, Indians, U.S. Presidents, Governors, Religions, Countries, Wonders of the World, etc.
Electronic Resource of the Month, May 2011
- Something About the Author
- Complete series on the lives and careers of popular and significant authors and illustrators of books for children and teens.
- Tumblebook Library
- An online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.
- World Book Encyclopedia
- Offers information on a range of topics.