Databases

bic1-web
Biography in Context
Offers biographies of numerous people, including authors, historical figures, political leaders, artists and entertainers. Accessible at home for Royal Oak patrons or in library.
britannicaelementary
Britannica School - Elementary
Grades 3-4. Find information on countries, animals, and people in articles, media, and a world atlas. Watch and learn with videos, games, and activities.
britanicalearnzone
Britannica Learning Zone
Pre K - 2nd grade. Activity-centered learning to explore, play, read, and build technology skills.Letters, numbers, geography, shapes and much more are included.
Culture Grams
CultureGrams
Provides cultural information about many countries; including photo galleries, a famous people collection, and a recipe collection with recipes from countries in the database. Accessible at home for Royal Oak patrons or in library.
earlyworld
Early World of Learning
Recommended for: Early elementary. Follow Trek and Taffy the cat around the world learning about colors, numbers and other fun things. Strengthen reading foundations with stories, activities and videos. Explore the Know It encyclopedia designed especially for early readers. Includes materials for educators.
bnr-melkids
Kids MeL Gateway
Find homework helpers, storytime, games &  activities in this kids gateway to MeL.org.
kidsinfobits
Kids InfoBits
Grades PreK - 5th grade. Full text. Especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Curriculum-related and age appropriate content is from the best elementary reference sources and magazines.
learn-exp
LearningExpress Library
Test Prep/Jobs/Careers. Nine interactive learning centers of academic and licensing/certification practice tests, elementary level testing for math and reading, and skills building tools.
novelist
NoveList K-8 Plus
Need a book for school or just for fun? With its fun, intuitive interface, and extensive feature content, NoveList K-8 Plus makes it easy. Accessible at home for Royal Oak patrons or in library.
pronunciator
Pronunciator
Need a book for school or just for fun? With its fun, intuitive interface, and extensive feature content, NoveList K-8 Plus makes it easy. Accessible at home for Royal Oak patrons or in library.
worldbkkids
World Book Kids
Grades PreK - 5th grade. Contains eight major subject categories: Arts, History and Government, Living Things, People, Places, Science and Mathematics, Sports and Hobbies, and World Religions. Has full-featured pictures, sounds and videos. Also includes a section for teachers.