Search for newspaper and magazine articles, images, biographical information, and more. Our databases can be accessed on our computers and at home with your library card, except for ABCMouse, which is only on our library computers. 

Research assignments

Primary SearchGrades K-4.                  Grades 5-8.

  • Search for articles in elementary school-age magazines.
  • See Lexile number for reading level.
  • Explore the Encyclopedia of Animals.

Biography Reference CenterGrades K-8.

  • Find biographical information on famous people through history and from around the world.
  • Search by name, occupation, nationality, or country.

Provided by Escondido Unified School District, a Google Sign In is required.

  • Search articles in elementary, middle, or high school-level magazines.
  • Information supports Common Core Standards.

  • A resource tool for educators, parents, and kids who are using the Common Core Standards. 
  • Watch video tutorials on Common Core subjects. 
  • Download documents and worksheets to practice. 

Find a good book

Novelist K-8

  • Search for a favorite book or author and get recommendations of books you might like.
  • Read expert reviews and first chapters.

  • Animated, talking picture eBooks for children.

  • For young learners (ages 2-6+).
  • An award-winning online curriculum with 3.500+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities.
  • Available from library computers only.

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