Reinforce early reading skills with this online resource pairing classic video storybooks with related nonfiction e-books, linking fact and fiction and encouraging children to explore their world. (Pre-K through grade 3.)
Student-friendly resource: searchable encyclopedia articles, news and magazine stories, bibliographies, and images on a wide range of core curriculum subjects. Search interface is geared toward middle and high school students. Grade school students may need librarian, parent, or teacher assistance in searching and navigating K-5 content. Rich resource for school reports and projects.
New / Trial Resources
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Read recent and older (to 1980s) full-text articles from more than 2,800 global sources including newspapers, newswires, journals, transcripts, videos, and digital content. Fully searchable news from North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Australia. Includes the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Crain's Chicago Business, and many local and regional newspapers.