Kids' Place

Online Resources

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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 now offers cardholders free and discounted passes to a number of Bay Area museums and cultural institutions. Permanent cardholders may search for available passes for a particular venue or date, make two active pass reservations at a time and print their passes- all online.

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Missions of California E-Books
Reading level: 3rd - 6th grade
Full-text e-books 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
This database integrates biographies with related full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers, as well as tens of thousands of images and links to vetted websites. Search for people---both current and historic from all eras and fields of endeavor---based on 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
Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context is for those seeking information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. It features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.