Kids & Teens

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Biography in Context
This Biography Resource Center contains biographical information on authors, musicians, politicians, world leaders, historical figures, and more. All articles retrieved are full-text and can be printed or emailed.
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Kids Infobits
Kids InfoBits meets the research needs of students in kindergarten through 5th grade. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
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Testing and Education Reference Center (TERC)

TERC is designed to help students and career seekers prepare for their future, and excel at the next level. Includes over 300 practice tests and courses, from SATs to Law Enforcement Exams. Also offers dozens of eBooks containing valuable study material and practice tests, information on over 4,000 accredited schools, a scholarship search tool, resume builder and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.
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U.S. History Collection
U.S. History Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. The database offers balanced coverage of events in U.S. history and scholarly work being established in the field.
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World History Collection
World History Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. The database offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field
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Issues and Controversies (Facts on File)
More than 650 in-depth articles on controversial topics in the news. Full text of Issues and Controversies On File from 1995 to the present, analyze and explain hundreds of controversial topics, in a language and format that students can understand. The annual National High School Debate Topic is given feature coverage. 
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Today's Science
Science news written for students. Includes full text of Today's Science On File from 1992 to the present. Today’s Science bridges the gap between textbooks and what’s happening in science today. Drawing on major scientific journals, magazines and newspapers in the United States and abroad, Today’s Science covers all the topics that today’s students study: health, the environment, technology, life science, physical science, earth and space science, and science and society.
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Tumblebooks
Online storybooks and reading games for kids. Includes a Language Learning section with stories in French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese and Russian.