Homework Help: General Reference and Research

Kids InfoBits

(Grades K-5)

Designed especially for students in kindergarten through fifth grade. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students, Kids InfoBits addresses the way kids learn and conduct research — and makes it fun!

Research in Context

(Grades 6-8)

Created specifically for middle-schoolers, search the best of Gale’s age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more.

Credo Research

(Grades K-12)

Includes a host of resources for K-12 students and adults, is specifically customized for Virginia Libraries, and includes Homework Help. (formerly Literati.)

National Geographics Kids

(Grades K-12)

A full text archive of National Geographic Magazine for kids that contains pictures, books, magazines, and videos on a wide variety of subjects.

Merriam-Webster Word Central

(All Ages)

Includes a dictionary, thesaurus, and word games.

Fact Monster

(Grades K-8)

Includes a dictionary, encyclopedia, atlas and almanac that are easy to search for research.