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American Indian History | Ancient & Medieval History
 
Granger's Poetry | Kids Search | NoveList | Science
Searchasaurus | World Book Encyclopedias

 

 

American Indian History Database Main Page

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    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

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Ancient and Medieval History Database Main Page

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    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

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Granger's Poetry
(Remote Access Available)
A poetry index with over 23,000 full-text poems, commentaries, and biographies of leading poets. Searchable by author, title, category or the first or last line of a poem.

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    Home Users: Enter the first 5-digits of your Pawtucket Public Library card number as the username and password.

 

 

Kids Search
(Remote Access Available)
For elementary/middle school students (K-8). User-friendly interface covering key subject areas. Includes Primary Search, EBSCO Animals, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, American Heritage Children’s Dictionary, photos, maps, flags and much more. Automatically searches all appropriate databases simultaneously. Available in 13 languages.

 

 

NoveList
(Remote Access Available)
Complete  readers’ fiction resource. Comprehensive guide to fiction series, recommended reading lists for all age groups, discussion guides, awards lists & more.

 

 

Science Database Main Page

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

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Searchasaurus
(Remote Access Available)
Searchasaurus is EBSCO Publishing's user search experience for users in elementary or middle schools. Complete with erupting volcanoes, dinosaur guide and compass, Searchasaurus is an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. Lexile limiters (reading level), making it easy for young patrons to read and research only appropriately challenging materials.

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.

    Provided by OSL and AskRI.org

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World Book Encyclopedias
(Remote Access Available)
Choose from any one of the twelve famous World Book Encyclopedias! World Book offers everything from Early World of Living (Pre-school and Early Elementary Basics) up to Academic (college level use).
*Verizon FIOS and out-of-state Rhode Islanders, see access instructions below.

Access all World Book Digital Libraries:

Academic
Advanced
Discover
Dramatic Learning
Early Peoples
Early World of Learning

Inventions & Discoveries
Kids
Living Green
Student
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
Hispaníca Saber

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Home Users: At login enter your 14-digit Pawtucket Public Library card number.
    Connect Now

    Provided by AskRI.org

    * Verizon FIOS customers and out-of-state Rhode Islanders
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