Magazines & Databases

  • Digital Public Library of America

    Primary Resource Sets

    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.

    eLibrary Database

    Our young learner-tested design makes research a blast! Stocked with age-appropriate articles, videos, sounds, pictures, and much more.

    ProQuest

    A magazine search. A login and password are needed. Students from Kent Elementary can get this information from the librarian or classroom teacher.

Newspapers

Maps & Atlases

  • Atlapedia

    Atlapedia Online contains full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.

    Google Earth

    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

    Map Machine Atlas contains Country maps, facts, flags, and profiles, Map Resources, Physical Maps, Political Maps, Star Chart, and Printable maps.

    Map Quest

    Create maps, driving directions or yellow pages.

    National Geographic

    Discover more than 1,800 ways to see and print the world.

    World Atlas

    Has overview maps of each continent, and country-level maps.

Last Modified on February 8, 2019