Grades K-4

     American History

  • 6,000 Illustrated Articles on People, Places & Events
  • Eras in American History, American Indians, States and U.S. Presidents, plus more!
  • Designed for Grade 4 and Up

     Biography for Beginners

  • More than 700 Biographies
  • Read-along Feature
  • Designed for Grades 3 to 7

     Countries and Cultures

  • Profiles on Countries of the World
  • Extended Histories, Fast Facts, Images, Economics, Foreign Affairs, plus Daily Life and Culture
  • Intro Material for Grades 4+ with Detailed Info for Higher Grade Students

     Early World of Learning

  • Stories and games
  • Reading practice
  • Interactive Encyclopedia

     Little Pim

  • Language learning for kids birth-6
  • Ten languages
  • Child friendly themes

     FactCite 123

  • Seven Modules all with Read-Along
  • Animals, Planets, Biography, Mythology, Elements, Biomes and Countries
  • Perfect for Primary Grades


  • 760 Greek & Roman Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, Places & Events
  • Articles on World Mythology: Hindu, Norse, Chinese, Native American, etc.
  • Designed for Grades 4 to 12 with Easy Reading Feature for Younger Readers

     NoveList Plus

  • Fiction & Nonfiction
  • ARticles & Reviews
  • Recommended Reads Lists

     Rosen PowerKnowledge Earth & Space Science

  • Ecosystems & Biomes
  • Natural Disasters
  • Space

     Rosen PowerKnowledge Life Science

  • Animals
  • Human Body
  • Life Cycles

     Rosen PowerKnowledge Physical Science

  • Atoms & Molecules
  • Elements & Periodic Table
  • Force & Motion


  • 1,000+ Web Pages and Hundreds of Images on Core K-12 Topics
  • Planets, Elements, Plants, Animals, Biomes, and more!
  • Designed for Grades 4 and Up

     Shapers of Society

  • 101 Men and Women who Shaped our World
  • 1,000+ Illustrations
  • With Lexiles® 820L to 1210L

     Sports Champions

  • 700 Inspiring Stories of Athletes from all Sports
  • 1,500 Illustrations
  • With Lexiles® 880L to 1260L

     World Book Online for Kids

  • Articles, images and illustrations
  • Dictionary
  • Maps, games and activities
  • Biography center and science projects

At-Home Use

    Capstone PebbleGo

  • Animals & Science
  • Biographies & Social Studies
  • Dinosaurs


  • Paired picture books/nonfiction titles
  • Early learning games
  • Educator resources

About Portal Resources:

  • At-Home Use is a restriction imposed by the database providers.
  • Many resources require a username or email address and password to track your progress. BPL does not have access to login information created with databases.
  • For all database content, Authorized Users shall abide by the Copyright Act of 1976. Authorized Users may download or print limited copies of citations, abstracts, full text or portions thereof, provided the information is used solely in accordance with copyright law.


print mail save