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Research Databases

  • BookFlix

    Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.

  • Britannica Online Academic Edition

    Encyclopedia content plus news headlines, safe websites, engaging multimedia, and a customizable workspace.

  • Britannica Online School Edition

    Provides access to four encyclopedias that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language.  For K-12.

  • Educator's Reference Complete

    A resource that focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

  • ERIC

    An index to journal articles and documents in education, containing full-text articles and over 1,000,000 citations.

  • Homework Rescue

    A resource that provides one-to-one tutoring to students in a variety of subjects, as well as practice tests, flashcards games, and virtual study rooms.

  • Lands and Peoples

    An online resource geared for middle school students that explores the various cultures and countries of the world.

  • Learning Express

    A collection of resources to help with educational and career goals. Take courses and practice tests online, including computer skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, operating systems), occupational prep exams (civil service, law enforcement, military, EMS, postal services, firefighter), SAT, ACT, TOEFL, GED, adult basic skills, and U.S. citizenship.

    **Create a username and password to access courses and tests**

  • Lynda.com

    Easy-to-use video tutorials to help you learn business, technical and creative skills -- anytime, anywhere.

  • New Book of Popular Science

    An online science and technology resource geared towards middle school students.

  • Professional Collection

    A selection of more than 300 full-text journals for educators that is updated daily and provides 24-hour access from school or home.

  • Professional Development Collection

    A specialized collection of education journals and educational reports for professional educators, professional librarians, and education researchers.

Selected Websites


  • Academic Earth

    Academic Earth aims to provide everyone with the opportunity to earn a world-class education by offering free online classes and online learning tools.  Whether you’re looking to advance your career or take classes that interest you, Academic Earth can connect you to the world’s top universities and scholars.

  • Khan Academy

    A website with an extensive video library of educational lessons, interactive challenges, and assessments to be used by anyone completely free of charge.

  • Open Culture

    List of free online courses, which features 1,150 courses from top universities.

Education agencies and resource sites

  • African American Registry

    The most comprehensive repository of African American heritage in the world.

  • Minnesota Department of Education

    MDE is a state agency serving early childhood, k-12, and adult education students, including the school districts & licensed teachers.

  • Minnesota Humanities Commission

    Offers programs regarding the diversity of human experience found in literature, history, languages, philosophy, anthropology, & the arts.

  • TIES

    Technology in education solutions for member school district administrators, educators, and students.

College Guides


Student Parent & Teacher Resources

Environmental Education

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Computers, Digital Literacy Skills, Education

  • GCF LearnFree.org

    A website designed to teach people essential skills necessary for living and working in the 21st century, such as those related to technology, reading, and math.

Home Schooling

Minnesota College Guides

Minnesota Education - Literacy - Adult & Family

Minnesota Education - Minnesota

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