History & Social Studies

history and social studies

Databases

  • PebbleGo! Biography - Featuring 12 main categories - from authors and athletes to presidents and scientists - includes both traditional biography subjects like George Washington and Harriet Tubman as well as less traditional biographies like Dr. Seuss, Louis Armstrong, and John Muir. For K through 4 students. User Name: lucy and Password: robbins
  • PebbleGo Next - Featuring articles for all 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington D.C. and American Indian culture with 40 distinct tribes. For grades 3 through 6. User name: lucy and Password: robbins
  • PebbleGo! Social Studies - Over 150 articles in 12 different categories introduce young researchers to the world around them. For K-4 students. User Name: lucy and Password: robbins
  • National Geographic Kids - NEW - Explore history, geography, people, and cultures through Nat Geo Kids books, magazines, and videos. Access with your Newington Library card.
  • Ebsco Explora for Elementary Schools - For Grades K-5. Searches Book Collection, Primary Search and Science Reference Center.
  • Ebsco Explora for Middle Schools - Searches Biography Reference Bank, Biography Reference Center, History Resource Center, MAS Ultra, MasterFile, Middle Search Plus, Book Collection, Science Reference Center and Topic Search.