Kids' Place

Online Resources

eReading Room For Kids 
Our kid-friendly digital library provides a safe, easy browsing experience for kids who want to borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks. Digital titles provided through the OverDrive app are available anytime, anywhere and expire automatically, so no late fees.

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NoveList K-8 Plus 
Help your child find that next great read and encourage reading success!

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Discover & Go Museum Passes
As part of the Discover & Go Network, the library offers free or discounted passes to many Bay Area museums and cultural institutions. Active library cardholders may search for passes by venue or date, make 2 reservations at a time, and print passes all online.

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Missions of California eBooks
Reading level: 3rd - 6th grade
Full-text eBooks of 21 California Missions.

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Social Studies Fact Cards: California Missions
Reading Level: 2nd - 8th grade
California missions, indians, explorers and ranchos are major topics of this resource.  State and country reports are also covered.  The information is brief and useful.

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Student Resources In Context
Reading Level: 4th - 12th grade
Gale Students Resources in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events.

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Biography Resource Center
Reading Level: 4th - 12th grade
Combines biographies with full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers, as well as thousands of images and links to reliable websites. Search for people--from all eras--by name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as keyword and full text.

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Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Reading Level: 5th - 12th grade
Find information and opinions on hundreds of today's hot social issues. Continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to reliable websites.