Extensive, up-to-date articles on a wide range of kid-friendly subjects. Includes images and videos, daily features, interactive games, and quizzes.
Hundreds of customizable, interactive timelines of important events throughout history.
A middle school friendly resource, World Book Student includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools.
A powerful reference tool that includes full encyclopedic and multimedia databases supplemented with online books, primary sources, website links, and more. For grades 8 and up.
High-quality articles licensed from reputable publishers and selected for use in a middle school environment. Explora features a simple search which quickly delivers relevant results including articles, essays, and primary source documents. Topic overviews provide students helpful starting points for research.
Over three million searchable images, rights-cleared for educational, non-commercial use.
The Middle School level of Britannica School offers more challenging content and unique features to support students in grades 6-8, including articles, primary source documents, ebooks, maps and videos to help students analyze and evaluate multiple sources of evidence.
A collection of thousands of full-text e-reference books across many different subjects.
This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop confident to draw their own conclusions.
National Geographic Virtual Library brings together a complete archive of National Geographic magazine, along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.
Includes many full issues of National Geographic Kids Magazine, plus more than 200 ebooks and hundreds of downloadable images.
Skill-building resources for classroom and homework success. For middle school students.