Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools.
Fun and games involving your favorite Cartoon Network cartoon characters.
Play games with Clifford the Big Red Dog, Emily Elizabeth and all of Clifford's friends on Birdwell Island! Color Clifford coloring pages and learn about Clifford's 10 Big Ideas.
Free online educational elementary games for kids as well as printable activities, coloring and crafts.
A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities. Available at three levels--elementary, middle, and high.
Ensure student and educator success with EBSCO’s new interface for schools and public libraries. Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.
Online educational games for kids of all ages. Includes games involving math, grammar, science, spelling, and history.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia covers an array of topics. Contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.
Hands on crafts for kids provides kids craft projects and instructions for kids 6-12 and parents.
Official website for Harry Potter by Scholastic.
Code.org offers fun introductory coding courses you can learn alone or in a classroom, all the way through full year computer science curriculum for middle or high school.
Kanopy Kids highlights films and TV series that inspire and inform, helping children develop empathy, mindfulness, and self-esteem through entertaining and educational videos. Kanopy Kids categories include TV Series, Learning Languages, Animated Storybooks, Anime Favorites, Classic Films, and Movies for the Whole Family. You can access Kanopy from any device, including iOS, Android, Apple TV, Roku, and Chromecast.
Kids Infobits (This site is only available from within the Merrick Library)
Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It's a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate content covering a broad range of educational topics. It features a modern, graphical interface, great new content from trusted sources, more intuitive navigation, improved resources, and much more.
Official website of Lemony Snicket, author of several children's biographies including A Series of Unfortunate Events.
Explore the world of Mary Pope Osborne's popular children's series with Jack and Annie. Play the Magic Tree House game, learn about the books, take passport quizzes, read Tree House Mail, and check out the Magic Tree House on Stage.
A children's magazine that is intended for children. TV shows include Toot & Puddle, Geo Kids, Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies and videos from National Geographic Kids Video.
Find preschool activities, games and more featuring Dora, Diego, and more.
Play kids games, watch video from Nickelodeon kids shows, play free online games, & more.
Teens and children will be able to identify books based on titles, authors and topics they have read and enjoyed. It also provides full-text reviews and annotations.
Play educational games, watch PBS KIDS shows and find activities like coloring and music. PBS KIDS Games and Shows are research based and vetted by educators.