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!
Literature and Languages
Mathematics and Computers
- Great Websites for Kids
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!
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
Articles about a variety of topics. Includes a homework help section.
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
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.
Wonderopolis invites children to ask curious questions, and it reliably answers them. Children also can explore the past questions and answers about technology, culture, math, science, language, and the world.
- International Children’s Digital Library
Read picture books online in many languages.
- ¡Colorín Colorado!
Bilingual website for parents to help children become readers. Un sitio bilingüe con información para padres sobre como ayudar a los niños a leer.
This site for early readers includes some phonics games and easy digital books.
- PBS Kids Lab in Spanish
Actividades usando habilidades de matemáticas y lectura. Activities using math and reading skills.
- Science Buddies
This is a good place for older kids to browse science fair project ideas.
- Amazing Space
Learn about space and stars.
- Walking with Dinosaurs
Learn facts about dinosaurs.
- Animal Diversity Web
Pictures and information about animals from the University of Michigan’s Museum of Zoology.
- Healthy Pet
Learn about taking care of a pet.
- National Geographic Kids
Learn about the world, its wildlife and its people.
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
Learn about government and elections. Play related games.
- The Presidents of the United States of America
Links to each president of the United States.