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DK Find Out!

DK Find Out! is a fun and interactive way for children to explore many subjects.  It is filled with fun facts, quizzes, games, videos, and activities on topics like animals, computers, earth, history, math, music, art, science, space, sports, and more.

Early Learning by World Book

Early Learning by World Book is an interactive and playful environment with colorful bursts of information.  Pre-readers can enjoy all stories with the read-aloud option.  Videos, photographs, games, and activities will capture the imagination of early learners.

Ebook Cricket Media Collection

The Cricket Media Collection has 400+ titles in ebook format to support a quality learning experience for K-8 students.  The collection includes award-winning, short-form fiction and nonfiction ebooks focused on engaging young patrons in a wide variety of subjects. Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested. Need Help?

Ebook K-8 Collection

The K-8 Collection contains 13,000+ titles chosen to engage K-8 students across all subject areas taught in elementary and middle schools. The collection also features teacher resources to support educators and administrators. Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested. Need Help?

Explora Primary School (K-5)

EBSCO Explora’s easy interface provides one portal for elementary school students to explore thousands of articles and colorful e-books.  Budding readers can sort results by reading or lexile level, and all results provide narration for listening along as needed. Need help?

Explora Middle School (6-8)

EBSCO Explora’s easy interface provides one portal for middle school students to explore thousands of articles, e-books and multimedia. Sources include encyclopedias, journals, magazines, newspapers, books, e-books, primary source documents and videos. Need help?

Gale in Context: Elementary (formally Kids InfoBits (K-5))

Gale’s Elementary research tool is a stimulating, colorful resource for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade. Young learners can explore the visual topic tree to enjoy age-appropriate book, magazine, and newspaper articles, as well as charts, graphs, pictures, and videos.

LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library provides interactive tutorials, practice tests, e-books, flashcards and articles for academic skill-building, standardized test preparation, and career development.  These tools help improve scores in math, reading, writing, and on career certification exams.

NASA SpacePlace

NASA SpacePlace - Enter a colorful and interactive fun zone of learning and discovery.  Here young learners can enjoy games, hands-on activities, informative articles, and engaging short videos about our planet and our solar system.

NoveList K-8

NoveList K-8 is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers.  It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.  Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and to engage young readers.

Read It!

Read It! is designed for students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material.  Explore science, history, culture, civics, literature, and life skills, and enjoy worksheets, quizzes, and guides to support comprehension. Please enter your library card number if a patron ID is requested.

Rocket Languages

Rocket Languages provides online instruction on 12 languages, including American Sign Language.  It also features modules in Spanish and Chinese to learn English. This language service is perfect for the business or traveler learner, as well as extra practice for students.


SelectReads allows library users to browse the newest CCPL titles in 40+ categories and to subscribe to newsletters to stay informed of additions to our collection.  All titles link to the CCPL catalog so users can check availability or place a hold immediately.

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