Links for Learning

Librarians find great links all the time, to help you find the information you need and want, for a report for school, for a science project, or because you just want to know more!

Reference Desk

Literature and Languages

Mathematics and Computers

Science

Social Sciences

  • Great Websites for Kids
    http://gws.ala.org
    A collection of websites put together by the American Library Association organized in a variety of topics. Use the orange menu bar at the top to navigate.
  • DK Find Out!
    http://www.dkfindout.com/us/
    Learn more about nonfiction subjects like science, animals, and history. You can search for a topic or browse the subjects and click for more information.
  • Time for Kids
    http://www.timeforkids.com/
    Articles about a variety of topics. Includes a homework help section.
  • Kidzsearch
    http://www.kidzsearch.com
    Google’s filtered search engine emphasizes kid-related content in its results. This can help you save time looking through stuff that is at a much harder reading level.
  • Khan Academy
    https://www.khanacademy.org/
    If you are younger than 13, you will need a parent to sign you in to this site, which has video tutorials and practice for various academic subjects, especially math.
  • PBS Kids Lab in Spanish
    http://pbskids.org/lab/es/
    Actividades usando habilidades de matemáticas y lectura. Activities using math and reading skills.
  • Kids.gov
    https://kids.usa.gov/
    The official kids’ portal for the U.S. government links to information and services from government agencies, schools, and educational organizations, all geared to the learning level and interest of kids.
  • Ben’s Guide to the Government
    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/
    Learn about government and elections. Play related games.
  • The Presidents of the United States of America
    https://www.whitehouse.gov/1600/presidents
    Links to each president of the United States.