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TumbleBooks is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles
TumbleBookCloud Junior is for readers in grades 3-8 who wish to go beyond picture books. It has over 300 titles including early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, audio books and new National Geographic videos - to support Common Core Curriculum.
TumbleBookCloud is our middle school AND high school collection which contains over 400 titles including YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks, graphic novels, and educational videos from National Geographic.

Student Resources K-12

Students can find lists of Accelerated Reader books here. After they read their selected book, they take a short test on their school’s computer.
CIA: The World Factbook provides information on history, people, government, economy, geography, transportation, military and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
CultureGrams provides concise, reliable and up-to-date information on more than 200 countries, U.S. states, Canadian provinces and territories.
History Reference Center is the world's most extensive full-text history reference database with more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books
INSPIRE, Indiana's Virtual Library, is a collection of academic databases including magazines, newspapers, journal articles, websites, almanacs, and more.
Find books you will love! NoveList Plus makes finding reading recommendations easier than ever. For all ages.
Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content.
World Book Online Encyclopedia is the complete reference work along with dictionary, atlas, links, magazines, historical documents, audio, video, and images.

Available only on Library Computers

Research your family's past with Ancestry Library Edition, the largest collection of family history on the web.
Great Events From History: The Ancient World describes and arranges chronologically major events from prehistory to the fall of Rome in 476 C.E .
The Solar System provides information about the Earth's planetary system including major planets and their satellites, small astrological bodies, interplanetary phenomena, and cosmological context.