Friendly staff is available to help locate books and information for school work. We can also provide instruction in library usage.

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The Library offers kid-friendly databases that you can access in the library or from your home computer at any time. Many of these resources are freely available to Massachusetts residents without login. Some will ask you to login with the number on the back of your library card.

Educate Station is an online resource offering a full curriculum for students from pre-K through 5th Grade. Created by a team of experienced educators from across the United States, it provides ready-to-use, hands-on activities for kids to do at home or at school. Weekly or monthly learning plans and worksheets. English language arts, math, science, social studies, social & emotional learning (SEL). [Go to database]
TumbleBookLibrary A collection of animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. The TumbleBook Library is a collection of licensed titles from children's book publishers. [Go to database]

Britannica Library Edition: Children [Go to database]

Britannica Fundamentals (Pre K - 2nd grade) Play and read to learn letters, numbers, shapes, animals, and more. [Go to database]

Elementary (Gale in Context) Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more! For Grades K-5. A content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use digital resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics. [Go to database]

Pebble Go (Capstone) PebbleGo is a curricular content hub specifically designed for K-3 students. Contains hundreds of articles, activities, and videos and supports early literacy with read-aloud audio. The current subscription includes the Animals and Biographies modules. [Go to database]

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