World Book for Teens

Looking for something for that research paper? Check out World Book’s Student pages to get help with researching tools, what’s in the news, biography’s and more.


Designed with students in mind, Explora provides a safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects or homework. Explora uses the same great EBSCO databases you’ve come to enjoy, just displayed in a new and improved interface.

explora_button_secondary_schools100Explora for Secondary Schools – Explora for Secondary Schools is the replacement for Kids Search and Student Research Center and features an easy to use interface and updated functionality like the cite button.

explora_web_button_public_libraries_100Explora for Public Schools – Explora for Everyone is a new interface for the general public that simultaneously searches 20 EBSCO databases for an easy one stop search.

 Useful Online Resources

American Camp Association

I Wanna Know

National Service in Rhode Island: Want to help out your community? Check out the Corporation for National & Community Service’s local site for a place to start.

Rhode Island Association of Camps

Rhode Island Library Information Network for Kids

Teen Reads: Info and features about your favorite authors, books, series and characters. Part of the Book Reporter Network.

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Youth Works