Magazines & Databases
Digital Public Library of America
DPLA Primary Source Sets are designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills by exploring topics in history, literature, and culture through primary sources. Each set includes an overview, ten to fifteen primary sources, links to related resources, and a teaching guide. These sets were created and reviewed by the teachers on the DPLA's Education Advisory Committee.
Our young learner-tested design makes research a blast! Stocked with age-appropriate articles, videos, sounds, pictures, and much more.
New York Times Student Connection
New York Times learning network news site made specifically for students.
Search through our local big city newspaper.
Site with the latest sports information. Includes links to many sports pages around the U.S.
Maps & Atlases
Atlapedia Online contains full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.
Google Earth combines the power of Google Search with satellite imagery, maps, terrain and 3D buildings to put the world's geographic information at your fingertips.
Map Machine Atlas contains Country maps, facts, flags, and profiles, Map Resources, Physical Maps, Political Maps, Star Chart, and Printable maps.
Create maps, driving directions or yellow pages.
Discover more than 1,800 ways to see and print the world.
Has overview maps of each continent, and country-level maps.