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ABCmouse | American Indian History | Ancient & Medieval History
 Kids Search | NoveList | Science
Searchasaurus | World Book Encyclopedias

 

 

ABCmouse.com
Free from inside the Pawtucket Library.

 

 

American Indian History Database Main Page

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

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Ancient and Medieval History Database Main Page

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

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Kids Search
(Remote Access Available)
For elementary/middle school students (K-8). User-friendly interface covering key subject areas. Includes Primary Search, EBSCO Animals, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, American Heritage Children’s Dictionary, photos, maps, flags and much more. Automatically searches all appropriate databases simultaneously. Available in 13 languages.

 

 

NoveList
(Remote Access Available)
Complete  readers’ fiction resource. Comprehensive guide to fiction series, recommended reading lists for all age groups, discussion guides, awards lists & more.

 

 

Science Database Main Page

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

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Searchasaurus
(Remote Access Available)
Searchasaurus is EBSCO Publishing's user search experience for users in elementary or middle schools. Complete with erupting volcanoes, dinosaur guide and compass, Searchasaurus is an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. Lexile limiters (reading level), making it easy for young patrons to read and research only appropriately challenging materials.

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

    Provided by OSL and AskRI.org

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World Book Encyclopedias
(Remote Access Available)
Choose from any one of the eleven famous World Book Encyclopedia Databases! World Book offers everything from Early World of Living (Pre-school and Early Elementary Basics) up to Academic (college level use).
*Verizon FIOS and out-of-state Rhode Islanders, see access instructions below.

Access individual World Book Databases:

Academic
Advanced
Discover
Dramatic Learning
Early World of Living
eBook

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Hispánica Saber
Kids
Student
Timelines

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.
    Connect Now

    Provided by AskRI.org

    * Verizon FIOS customers and out-of-state Rhode Islanders
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