Kids Resources

Research tools for kids
Library Databases – Remember, databases are NOT websites. Though you also access them online, all content is from published books, magazines, and other periodicals.

Books & Reading
Ebooks Minnesota K-5 Collection
Novelist K-8 Plus

Umbrella Sites
Notable Children’s Digital Media (Association for Library Service to Children)

For Parents and Caregivers
Child Development Institute
The Fred Rogers Center for Early Literacy and Children’s Media
Zero to Three: National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families
Minnesota Department of Education

Cool Stuff for Kids
Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government
Kids’ Sites.com
NASA Kids, National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s
PBS Kids Design Squad

For Preschoolers
Arthur
Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood
Sesame Street
Seussville

About Animals and Pets
Animal Planet
Explora Kids

National Wildlife Federation Ranger Rick for Kids

About Science
Science Buddies : find cool project ideas and plans, learn about science careers, ask an expert, and check out parents and/or teacher resources