American National Biography
Profiles of thousands of people who have influenced United States history. Includes illustrations, useful links, and a powerful search engine.
Annals of American History
*Not available after June 30*
Primary source material on American history including transcripts of speeches, articles, memoirs, poems, and images.
Biography in Context
Biographical information on more than 185,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.
Scholastic pairs favorite and familiar picture books with informative nonfiction books. For pre-K through grade 2.
Information from the Encyclopaedia Britannica, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, the Britannica Book of the Year, and selected websites. Recommended for high school age and up.
Britannica Online for Kids
Encyclopedia, dictionary, and magazine articles for students in kindergarten through fifth grade.
CultureGrams Kids World Edition
A resource designed to help children of all ages learn about cultural and historical information, including climate, population, languages, holidays, education, and government for 50 countries.
CultureGrams States Edition
Information about each state's climate, geography, resources, economy, history, population, and government.
CultureGrams World Edition
Concise, reliable cultural information for teens and adults on more than 175 countries of the world.
Education Resources Information Center. The premier database for education research.
HelpNow from Brainfuse
Take practice tests, get live online tutoring, access a rich library of study tools, submit written work for review, and/or join classmates/colleagues in virtual meeting rooms for collaborative learning.
Literature Resource Center
Access biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors and titles from every age and literary discipline.
Learn by listening to and repeating phrases from real life conversations. Languages include Spanish, French, Italian, Greek, Russian, Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Polish and Japanese.
Mobile App Available*
Novelist K-8 Plus
Discover fiction titles popular with young readers: Use the Explore Fiction tool to browse hundreds of theme-oriented book lists for readers at all grade levels or look for award-winning and recommended titles in the Best Fiction section.
More than 115,000 articles from seven Scholastic encyclopedias: Americana, Grolier Multimedia, The New Book of Knowledge, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, Amazing Animals of the World, and The New Book of Popular Science.
Science in Context
Supports high school curricula and university coursework with authoritative information for assignments and projects. Provides detailed coverage of popular subjects from obesity to endangered species.
For elementary and middle school students; includes thousands of selected magazine and newspaper articles and U.S. government documents on a wide variety of subjects and current events.
Student Resources in Context
Essays; full-text magazine, journal, and newspaper articles; as well as photographs and other resources for students in grades 6 through 12.
Videos are paired with books about real-life events and topics, including disasters, space, and the human body. Each book can be listened to as well as read. For grades 3 through 6.
U.S. History in Context
Complete overview of U.S. history, full-text articles from respected reference sources, video and audio clips, and more than 5,000 primary source documents.
World Book Advanced
For high school students; articles, primary sources, and online books. Access worldwide news publications and thousands of government websites.
World Book Discover
Easy-to-read articles on topics of interest for reluctant readers, ELL, ESL, and adult literacy students. Offers text-to-speech feature and automatic translation into 14 languages. Includes practical Life Skills section.
World Book Dramatic Learning
Classroom plays and reader’s theater promote independent learning and group collaboration. Includes activities, mini-inquiry projects, and self-assessment tools.
World Book Early World of Learning
For pre-schoolers and children in early grades; uses narrated stories and interactive games to help youngsters build vocabulary, comprehension, and phonics fluency.
World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Artículos en español y recursos multimedia integrados con World Book Kids para contenido paralelo. Útil para estudiantes de ESL y estudiantes de español
World Book Kids
Suitable for elementary students, with easy-to-read articles, engaging illustrations, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources.
World Book Student
For middle school students; includes thousands of articles from the World Book Encyclopedia, state-of-the art multimedia, Behind the Headlines and Compare Places features, current periodical articles, and a How-to-Do Research Guide.
World Book Timelines
Articles, multi-media, interactive features, and projects provide perspective on historical events and people.
World History in Context
Multicultural and global content that moves geographically around the globe and chronologically, from antiquity to the present.