Kid's Resources

Book Flix


Book Flix pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction books, offering an engaging way to link fact and fiction, reinforce early reading skills, and introduce children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
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Brainfuse


Brainfuse provides online homework assistance and online chat with a live tutor using a virtual classroom. Resources are available seven days a week from 2 p.m. - 11 p.m. Tutoring is and access for educational materials are available for:
  • Adult education
  • College prep tests are available 24 hours (SAT, ACT, GED)
  • Elementary to high school
  • English
  • Intro college
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies / History
  • Spanish Language
  • Writing
BrainFuse is funded by a generous grant from Eden Hall Foundation.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

CultureGrams


CultureGrams contains concise and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It goes beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.  Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
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InfoTrac Student Edition


InfoTrac Student Edition provides secondary school students with access to age-appropriate content from magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books, covering a wide range of subjects, from science, history, and literature to political science, sports, and environmental studies.
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Kids InfoBits


Kids InfoBits provides elementary-aged students with age-appropriate, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics such as animals, arts, geography, health, literature, people, social studies, technology, etc.
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Little Pim


Interactive online language learning program for children. Languages include: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish.
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NoveList K-8 Plus


NoveList K-8 Plus contains information about more than 38,000 fiction titles of interest to students in grades kindergarten to eight. Full text reviews from professional journals and book talks for selected titles are available in this database. A good resource to expand student reading interest by introducing new authors or additional books in a subject area.
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Research In Context


Research In Context provides middle school students with language arts, social studies, and science curriculum support through age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, etc.
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Science Online


Science Online provides school curriculum-oriented content with essays on topics and issues in science and technology, including; diagrams, illustrations, images, and video; over 1100 science experiments and activities; biographies and timelines.  Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
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TrueFLIX


TrueFLIX provides eBooks that are enhanced with related content in a variety of text types and media, including primary sources, fiction, videos, audio clips, images, and related websites.
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TumbleBook Library


TumbleBook Library provides a collection of animated, talking picture books. TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.
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WorldBook Online


WorldBook Online is an online encyclopedia from the industry leader of award-winning encyclopedias, reference sources, and digital products.  The Database is funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card