Get help with math, science, English, social studies, grammar, reading comprehension, writing, and Spanish, from live tutors daily from 3 to 11 p.m. Take practice tests, create your own flash cards, and form online study sessions with your friends.
Brainfuse App (available for iOS and Android devices)
Register with Brainfuse.com, then download the app. Submit questions to tutors, take class notes, track your homework assignments, access your flashcards, and more.
Resources by Topic
Animals | Biography | Countries & States | Create Something | Encyclopedias | Health & Science | Social Studies & History | World Languages
Lincoln Park Zoo: Animals
National Geographic Kids
National Wildlife Federation: Kids
List of Famous Illinoisians
White House: U.S. Presidents
Countries & States
CIA: The World Factbook
Canva – Create a Design
Do It Yourself
Encyclopedias & Databases
Catalog of Art Museum Images Online (CAMIO)
For use inside the library only
Chicago Tribune– Current, please seePressReaderfor today’s newspaper and 2 days of back issues. PressReader also contains other national and international newspapers.
Chicago Tribune – Historical
Access this newspaper archive from home with your Lincolnwood library card. User guide
The comprehensive articles in this trusted source (online only since 2012) are now enhanced by multimedia. Levels designed just for children and young adults contain age-appropriate information. Access this database from home with your Lincolnwood library card. User guide
Access this database from home with your Lincolnwood library card.
MasterFILE Premier — Magazines
Access this database from home with your Lincolnwood library card. User guide
World Book Online
The World Book Encyclopedia, plus current news articles, primary source material, educational games and activities, interactive maps, timelines, videos, eBooks (including classics), and Spanish language encyclopedia for early grades. User guide | World Book Kids Help Site |World Book Student Help Site
Health & Science
PhET Interactive Math and Science Simulations
Science Buddies: Topic Selection
International Children’s Digital Library
Access this database outside the library using your Lincolnwood library card. User guide | App available
FBI – Kids Safety
Webonauts Internet Academy
Social Studies & History
Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government
Google Cultural Institute
Kids.Gov Social Studies
Kids Against Bullying
RACE: Are We So Different?
SoJust: A Primary Source History of Social Justice
U.S. State Facts
White House: U.S. Presidents
What Was There?
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